Kirkcudbright Galleries

Charles Oppenheimer – His Art , summer exhibition 2019

Charles Oppenheimer, his father a German Jewish immigrant and his mother a Scots Wee Free, was born in 1875 in Manchester where he grew up, studied and entered his family’s mosaic manufacturing business. A chance meeting in that city drew him in 1909, aged thirty three, to Kirkcudbright. His new career as an artist blossomed only…

Kirkcudbright Galleries First Birthday Photo Competition

     What a great year we’ve had so far at Kirkcudbright Galleries!  As we approach our First Birthday Anniversary, the Galleries would love to see the memories from all of our wonderful visitors and guests who have entered our doors. We are doing a photo competition this month as we approach our First Birthday…

Timmy Mallett – In his Father’s footsteps

  Timmy Mallett, The Cycling Artist, legendary children’s entertainer will return to Kirkcudbright for two talks only at Kirkcudbright Galleries! Featuring original artworks by Timmy and his Dad Michael Mallett! In 1966 Timmy’s dad Michael Mallet visited the region on holiday with his mum. Like Timmy, Michael was a keen artist, and never without easel….