On Loan: 12 November 2022 – 12 March 2023

Glean: Early 20th Century women filmmakers and photographers in Scotland @ City Art Centre, Edinburgh

An exhibition presenting the work of fourteen pioneering women photographers and filmmakers working in Scotland during the early 20th century.

The exhibition showcases the work of the women and how they responded to, and were inspired by the highland, island and city life of Scotland and beyond:


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Image: Jenny Gilbertson, (with Cuthbert Cayley), 1938 or 39, courtesy of Shetland Museum & Archives

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