Pier Arts Centre, Stromness

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#4 of 6 in Museums in Mainland
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  • Some amazing iconic artworks mixed with contemporary exhibitions, a great well designed building that is a pleasure to wander around. This place is a must for a visit.  more »
  • Don't be put off by thinking "art" is not for you. This is a treat. Historically interesting as well as housing a great art collection and exhibiting contemporary art too.  more »
  • This is a wonderful building which accommodates a wide range of artworks. A fantastic resource for Stromness.  more »
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  • Got a chance to display my work in this amazing gallery! Won't soon forget the experience. Beautiful building and aleays unique and original displays of work.
  • Beautiful gallery with a fine permanent collection and temporary exhibitions.
  • This place deserves to be better known. Why is it not shouting about its fantastic collection of modern art? Items from permanent collection always on display and interesting temporary exhibitions. The well written labels give great insight into the character of Margaret Tait who donated her collection as the starting point. Worth travelling a long way to visit.
  • Simply fantastic. A spacious gallery over 3 floors in a wonderfully designed space overlooking the harbour. The collection of art includes artists of national significance such as Hepworth and Nicholson as well as artists with links to Orkney such as Cursiter and Wishart. Lovely reference space to browse art books on the top floor.
  • Modern and Interesting exhibits. Looked a little sparse, perhaps waiting for more exhibit s to arrive.
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