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  • 06/2013 International showcase of minority language arts and culture

    International showcase of minority language arts and culture

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig is to host a gathering at the end of this month which will celebrate the arts and culture of the Celtic and Europe’s other minority languages. National and international minority language organisations from across Europe will attend ‘Tional’ between 26-28 June to showcase and discuss the work... more...
  • 05/2013 New Kilbeg Village Development gets the Green Light

    New Kilbeg Village Development gets the Green Light

    EU Funding completes Kilbeg Village Phase1 funding package The Board of Directors of Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI, the National Centre for the Gaelic Language and Culture on the Isle of Skye, was today delighted to welcome the announcement by Deputy First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, MSP, of £1.908m of capital funding... more...
  • 05/2013 Rising star of Scottish photography is named SMO’s Visual Artist in Residence

    Rising star of Scottish photography is named SMO’s Visual Artist in Residence

    Talented Scottish photographer Alex Boyd is Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI's new Visual Artist in Residence. Alex has won wide-spread acclaim in recent years for his work which has been described as compelling and thought-provoking, with his landscape work having been widely exhibited. Alex is perhaps best known for his series... more...
  • 05/2013 International artist appointed  first Jon Schueler Residency at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI

    International artist appointed first Jon Schueler Residency at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI

    Japanese artist Takeshi Shikama has been awarded the first Jon Schueler Scholarship, a major new visual arts residency, at Scotland's National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture, Sabhal Mor Ostaig UHI. The renowned artist/photographer was selected after huge national and international interest with well over 200 applications from all around... more...
  • 05/2013

    SMO Alumni Cèilidh 18 May 2013

    An alumni cèilidh is being held on Saturday 18 May in the Glasgow University Union, as part of the college's 40th anniversary celebrations. Deoch 'n Dorus will be providing the music for what promises to be a fun-filled evening. Tickets cost £10 and can be booked online from Tickets Scotland... more...
  • 04/2013 Sabhal Mòr Musician-in-Residence wins prestigious commission as part of Commonwealth Games celebrations

    Sabhal Mòr Musician-in-Residence wins prestigious commission as part of Commonwealth Games celebrations

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig’s Musician in Residence, Mary Ann Kennedy, has been commissioned to create and produce an innovative new work for the prestigious UK music initiative , the ‘PRSF New Music Biennial’ which will form part of the cultural celebrations to mark the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014. Placing... more...
  • 04/2013

    Creative Scotland 'Open Sessions'

    Tuesday 23rd April 2013 Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Isle of Skye 12 – 4pm All welcome FREE & includes buffet lunch on arrival   Creative Scotland have embarked on a programme of change and are holding a series of “Open Session”  events across the country to encourage open debate on Creative... more...
  • 04/2013

    Special SMO Glasgow event to promote Gaelic music and culture

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI, the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture, is to stage a special event in Glasgow later this month in partnership with Ceòl ’s Craic. The Ceòl Mòr Ostaig event will take place on 27 April in the city’s Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA) and a... more...
  • 03/2013 Gaelic pupils given a chance to improve and showcase their drama skills

    Gaelic pupils given a chance to improve and showcase their drama skills

    Secondary and primary pupils from Skye and Lochalsh were given the chance recently to enhance their drama skills and to perform their own productions on stage as part of a Gaelic Drama Festival held at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in Sleat. The festival was held this month at the college for... more...
  • 03/2013 Murder most foul at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig!

    Murder most foul at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig!

    Sabhal Mòr Ostaig UHI is to stage the first ever murder mystery weekend in Gaelic as part of its 40th Anniversary celebrations. Taking place on the 5-6 April this year, and as part of the Gaelic college’s Short Courses’ programme, guests are being invited to the ‘wedding of the year’... more...