Art for Baby – creativity and mental health for mothers and babies

“It is the strange lot of young mothers to be never alone, but often lonely. […] for many women, particularly those heroic superbeings we call single mothers, loneliness stalks the days like a tiger. […] You can smell a new mother’s hunger for company like the tang of vinegar, a little too strong, a little too sour.”  Nell Frizzell, The … More Art for Baby – creativity and mental health for mothers and babies

Festive Greetings

Well that’s another year flown by with barely a moment to stop! As ever a rollercoaster with a busy public programme plus people moving on to new exciting posts and a chance to welcome people to new posts in the team. As 2019 is drawing to a close we are allowing ourselves a wee moment … More Festive Greetings

MGS Internship blog#1 – Jade Mulholland /// queer timɘs school prints

  My name is Jade Mulholland and I am the Museums and Galleries Scotland (MGS) intern at GoMA. I first heard about the position offered by MGS through their Skills for Success Programme at LGBT Youth Scotland. The youth worker informed our group of the opportunity to be curatorial trainee intern working on  queer timɘs school … More MGS Internship blog#1 – Jade Mulholland /// queer timɘs school prints

Field Notes from the Heart’s Frontier // Moira Jeffrey

This time last year Deep in the Heart of Your Brain* had been open for a couple of weeks and the excellent reviews for the exhibition had started come in. Roll on one year and the artist Jacqueline Donachie, along with the Fruitmarket Gallery in Edinburgh, has won the inaugural Freelands Award and is currently making new … More Field Notes from the Heart’s Frontier // Moira Jeffrey