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  • 07/2017 Sabhal Mòr Ostaig announces 2017 Jon Schueler Visual Artist in Residence

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig announces 2017 Jon Schueler Visual Artist in Residence

    Visual artist David Lemm has been named Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI’s new Artist in Residence under the Jon Schueler Residency Programme, which has been running now for 5 years at the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture on the Isle of Skye. Following the success of the past 4... more...
  • 06/2017 Interactive Europeana Radio now embeddable for everyone

    Interactive Europeana Radio now embeddable for everyone

    Europeana Radio brings easy and interactive access to Europe’s sound treasures and is now available to embed on your own website. The radio player contains over 200,000 historical music tracks collected from sound archives across twelve European countries.   Interactive radioplayer Europeana Radio was launched by Europeana Sounds and Europeana... more...
  • 04/2017 The Macdonald of Sleat Poetry Prize 2017

    The Macdonald of Sleat Poetry Prize 2017

    The third Gaelic poetry competition for ‘The Macdonald of Sleat’ Poetry Prize will be held this year.  The annual competition was inaugurated by Sir Ian Macdonald in memory of his daughter, Deborah, who passed away three years ago. The competition will be run once again by Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, the... more...
  • 04/2017 New Gaelic magazine - Tuath

    New Gaelic magazine - Tuath

    A new Gaelic magazine Tuath will be launched on Wednesday 12th April in the Atrium at Àrainn Chaluim Chille at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig with readings from Myles Campbell and Kenny Lindsay. There will also be readings from Boyd Robertson, John Urquhart, Jo MacDonald and Myles Campbell in memory of Donald... more...
  • 02/2017 Four more years announced for visual artists on the Jon Schueler Scholarship at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Four more years announced for visual artists on the Jon Schueler Scholarship at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, the National Centre for Gaelic Language, Culture and the Arts on Skye announces its call to international visual artists for the fifth annual Jon Schueler Scolarship Artist Residency. The Scholarship which began in 2013 will run for a further 4 years until 2020, and applications are now... more...
  • 02/2017 Announcing a new collaborative placement between Sabhal Mòr Ostaig and Glasgow Life

    Announcing a new collaborative placement between Sabhal Mòr Ostaig and Glasgow Life

    Glasgow Life and Sabhal Mòr Ostaig are embarking on a unique collaborative placement to look at Gaelic Arts from urban and rural contexts.  The collaborative placement will see Glasgow Life’s Gaelic Arts Producer being based at the Gaelic college in Skye for a period of up to 12 weeks in... more...
  • 10/2016 Sabhal Mòr Ostaig closes in on 1,000 graduates

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig closes in on 1,000 graduates

    A total of 53 students graduated last Friday (7 October) from Sabhal Mòr Ostaig which brings the overall number of students to have graduated from the College since graduations began in 1985 to 985. The strength and depth of education at the College was to the fore once again, with... more...
  • 09/2016 American poet wins MacDonald of Sleat poetry prize

    American poet wins MacDonald of Sleat poetry prize

    An American poetess, Deborah Moffat, is the winner of this year’s MacDonald of Sleat poetry prize.  The competition which is run by Sabhal Mòr Ostaig was instituted by Sir Ian MacDonald of Sleat in memory of his daughter, Deborah, who died two years ago. Deborah Moffatt, who was born in... more...
  • 07/2016

    Opportunity for young Scottish performers - Musicians, Singers, Storytellers & Actors

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig & An Lòchran are seeking young Scottish performers to take part in a project between Scotland and Ireland in summer 2016. You will work with a group of fellow young people in Ireland to produce a performance for tour. You will gain valuable experience of producing and... more...
  • 06/2016

    TOSTA 2016

    Seven minority language communities along the Atlantic coast, Scotland, Wales, The Basque Country, Friesland, Ireland, Galicia and Cornwall have come together to create a creative partnership around Europe’s minority languages. Overcoming the usual language barriers, Tosta, a travelling program of cultural activities, will celebrate linguistic diversity and make you fall... more...