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  • Banner Exhibition – All About Shipping Containers!

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    They’re pretty ubiquitous nowadays – hundreds of thousands cross oceans every day; you see them being used as offices on building sites, or rusting away on waste land, their original purpose forgotten. But what do you know about the average… Read More

  • Not able to visit REFUGIO? Download our free leaflet instead!

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    We do of course appreciate that it’s not always possible to visit every exhibition you might want to. Neither do all exhibitions work with lots of text panels and captions included in the actual layout. So we often produce some… Read More

  • Robinson Crusoe at 300

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    Just over a week ago, on 25 April 2019, a gathering of 30 or so people came together in Kirkcaldy Galleries to mark the 300th anniversary since Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe was published. It was such a festive occasion, we… Read More

  • Was Alexander Selkirk the Model for Robinson Crusoe?

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    There’s a statue in Lower Largo, Fife, of local man Alexander Selkirk (originally Selcraig). His claim to fame is that he was a sailor who was marooned on a remote island off the coast of Chile for just over 4… Read More

  • Celebrating 20 years + 3 years at Fife Contemporary

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    Last August we celebrated Diana and Susan being with Fife Contemporary for 30 years. This month, we celebrate Arlene being with us for 20 years, and Stef being with us for 3 years! Sadly, we don’t have any photographs of… Read More