Past exhibitions

Under Threat: Seabird Cities by Kieran Dodds

29 Nov 2019 to 14 May 2021

Kieran Dodds is a non-fiction photographer known for his research-driven photo stories and portraiture.

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Under Threat: Change of Plan

26 Oct 2020 to 28 Feb 2021

The title of the exhibition Change of Plan is a comment on, not only the current situation we find ourselves in but also the need for a more considered response to the natural environment. The impact that humans have on the world and what it can trigger is conveyed throughout the artworks.

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Under Threat: Liberating Landscapes

18 Oct 2019 to 31 Dec 2020

Each year, the Art Collection’s exhibitions, events and workshops are inspired by the research of the University. This year we focus on environment - exploring those under threat and celebrating the beauty of our natural surroundings.

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Under Threat: In Search of Life by Christian Ziegler

8 Nov 2019 to 31 Dec 2020

This exhibition celebrates the tropical splendour of the world’s most diverse ecosystems, but is also a call to action to protect rainforests worldwide.

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Under Threat: Mind Hive by Alec Finlay

29 Jan 2020 to 31 Dec 2020

Artist in Residence Alec Finlay's new bee-themed public sculptures for the University Art Collection draws attention to the plight of the honeybee.

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Under Threat: Major Threats to Forests in a Warmer World: a story of drought and fire

1 Nov 2019 to 4 Dec 2020

The Art Collection has worked with Professor Alistair Jump, Head of Biological and Environmental Sciences at the University of Stirling, to curate this exhibition highlighting impacts of environmental change.

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Under Threat: On the Edge by Danni Thompson

15 Oct 2019 to 4 Dec 2020

Photographs by Danni Thompson, photographer and seabird ecologist exploring the plight of the UK’s seabird colonies.

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Peace be with you: an intervention @ the Blue Boy

13 Nov 2019 to 20 Sep 2020

Over the course of a week, visitors were invited to join the artists in a repetitive, simple action of knitting and building peace through the sharing of many small actions and kind words.

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Under Threat: Descendants: Interconnections by Yvonne Weighand Lyle

16 Apr 2020 to 31 Aug 2020

In this exhibition Yvonne is examining and mapping interconnections between her memory of growing up in the post industrial mining landscape of the Parish of Newbattle and research into her family heritage in the mining industry within the same Parish.

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Stirling University Art Club Exhibition

1 Feb 2020 to 12 Apr 2020

In the upcoming exhibition, our hobbyist club have created artwork with a focus around nature.

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Voices of ’68: travelling exhibition

30 Mar 2020 to 3 Apr 2020

An interactive, travelling exhibition featuring filmed testimonies of 30 political activists, historians and civilians who experienced a pivotal year in Northern Ireland in 1968, when the civil rights movement and political tensions came to the fore across the province.

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The Museum without a home: an exhibition of hospitality

27 Jan 2020 to 31 Jan 2020

Museum Without a Home is an award-winning free exhibition promoting solidarity with migrants. Originally shown in Athens, it has since travelled the world, and exhibits real objects that were donated to people in need of protection, to comfort them and help make the difficulties of daily life more manageable.

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