In a couple of days we will be welcoming ceramicist and friend Rebecca Wilson for a short research and development residency at Studio Faire. Rebecca predominantly draws inspiration from the confectionary industry, aiming to 'glamorise the simple pleasures...read more
Exactly one year after getting the keys to this property (almost to the day) we welcomed our first three artist residents! These artists were Leena Nammari, Louise Ritchie and Paola McClure who we selected for this year’s Studio Faire Student Residency Award. They are...read more
Selected for this year's Studio Faire Student Residency Award are three fantastic artists, all studying for an MFA Arts & Humanities at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee, Scotland. Leena Nammari, Louise Ritchie and Paola McClure...read more
Two of Scotland's most prestigious art societies, Society of Scottish Artists (SSA) and Visual Arts Scotland (VAS), hold an annual exhibition in Scotland's capital, in the grand Royal Scottish Academy building managed by the National Galleries of Scotland....read more
Would you like help to raise funds for your residency? Because we have both been working in the creative field all our lives, we understand what it’s like to be on a low income! Even though Studio Faire has been set up with this in mind, aiming to cater...read more
Enjoy a cruise on the Garonne canal with historian and writer, Bertrand Soles, in this film made by TV channel France 3 Nouvelle-Aquitaine, passing 'generous lands, conducive to agriculture, crisscrossed by an exceptional concentration of rivers and...read more
We have been very open and honest all along about the ups and downs of this adventure of ours (moving to France to buy a property to transform into a contemporary art centre) and we have done this mostly to keep friends, family and colleagues updated, and also to...read more
It's been hard to keep you updated on progress at Studio Faire, since we moved in to the property in April, because we have mostly been cracking a few eggs to make an omelette ... in other words, taking stuff away and generally making a mess of the place!...read more
Studio – (noun) a room where an artist, photographer, sculptor, etc. works.
Faire – (transitive verb) to make or to do
Whatever you want to make…do it in France at Studio Faire.
Tout ce que vous voulez faire…faire en France au Studio Faire.
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