Open Studio Events

This page features upcoming events and exhibitions at my studio in Abbeyhill, Edinburgh – to include visual art, poetry, music, related talks – and anything arts-related.




The Wells of Arthur’s Seat – a midsummer’s celebration of art, music and poetry with a series of exhibitions and events taking place June 2018!

PRIVATE VIEW16th June 7 to 9pm

*Please email to receive your ticket for the event if you’d like to attend the private view as spaces are limited:

Join us to celebrate the opening of ‘The Wells of Arthur’s Seat’ – a midsummer’s celebration of art, music and poetry in response to the landscape, sacred places and local history of Arthur’s Seat.

Paintings by Rose Strang, poetry reading by Alan Spence (Edinburgh’s Makar for 2018) and live performance by BAFTA award-winning cellist/composer Atzi Muramatsu.

PRIVATE VIEW – Saturday 16th June 7 to 9pm

8pm: Live poetry reading and cello performance (doors close for the half hour performance at 8pm)


Sunday 17th June, 1 to 6PM (Abbeyhill Studio) – Open Studio Exhibition

Thursday 21st June, 6 to 7:30PM (Abbeyhill Studio) – Open Studio Exhibition and Live Gig – 

Join us for cocktails at Abbeyhill Studio before a live Mid-summer’s Eve music performance by Dominic Waxing Lyrical and Riley Briggs on Arthur’s Seat! (next to St Margaret’s Loch)

A sun-lit musical celebration of Midsummer’s eve. Bring a blanket and warm clothes, this is an outdoor gig. With live music by Edinburgh’s wonderfully talented Dominic Harris and Riley Briggs …

Dominic Waxing Lyrical

Riley Briggs of Aberfeldy.  You Tube –






Sunday 24th June, 2PM to 7PM (Abbeyhill Studio) – Open Studio

Read more about the Arthur’s Seat project Here View paintings Here