News and Exhibition Blog

‘Contempo‘ at Galerie Hegemann, Munich

Galerie Hegemann, Hackenstraße 5, Munich, Germany
02 – 07 Apr 2018

logo art-exhibition Contempo 2018
The exhibition presents a broad spectrum of high-quality international contemporary art works: ‘CONTEMPO‘ features unique sculptures from Scottish sculptor DAVID BEGBIE, Italian artist RABARAMA and Dutch steel sculptor RONALD A. WESTERHUIS which interact dynamically with the expressive paintings from English painter NIGEL COX, Swiss artist FRANK FISCHER and German painter IGOR OLEINIKOV.
Request a Private View Invitation on Friday, 2nd of February 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm by email!

three sculptures in wire-mesh by sculptor David Begbie
IZUS (52cm height), CHROMAN (86cm height) and MUDE L (157cm height) - steel and bronzemesh sculpture at Galerie Hegemann, Munich

‘First Art FAIR‘ Amsterdam

17 - 21 Jan 2018
More info: www.vanloongalleries.com

logo FAF 2018 The Netherlands
figurative semi-transparent sculpture, contemporary art by David Begbie
At the exhibition: SENSU, 64 cm height.

‘Burns Unbroke - As Ithers See Him‘, Summerhall, Scotland

25 Jan – 10 Mar 2018

Contemporary interpretations of Burns’s appearance by more than 30 artists
funded by Creative Scotland, pilot for a multi-arts festival
with ARTRUIST, Edinburgh - read the press release


Burns Unbroke‘ is a pilot for a contemporary multi-arts festival, exploring new interpretations of the life and work of Robert Burns, supported by Creative Scotland and takes place at Summerhall, arguably the most exciting festival venue in Edinburgh.

Request link and password for the Launch Night!


Robert Burns Portrait in half-transparent steelinvitation to art exhibition in Scotland 2018


The project‘s innovative visual arts programme will feature over 30 visual artists. In addition, the focussed programme of events includes an Alternative Burns Night with Neu! Reekie!, spoken word performances with Flint & Pitch and music programmed by Jamie Sutherland of Summerhall’s Nothing Ever Happens Here live music initiative. Interdisciplinary is at the heart of this project and new synergies will be offered to a diverse audience, providing a unique experience of contemporary interpretations of Scotland’s national bard.

The visual art will be on display in 11 galleries for six weeks, from 25 January – 10 March 2018, with the majority of performance events focussed around the weekend of 27/28 January. One of the exhibitions will be ‘As Ithers See Him‘ – contemporary interpretations of Robert Burns’s appearance. I am delighted to take part exhibiting my contemporary ‘BURNS‘ portraits (limited edition). Many thanks to Sheilagh Tennant for inviting me to exhibit.


Arte Fiera Bergamo 2018


13 Jan - 15 Jan
Bergamo -with Vecchiato Arte

logo BAF for Bergamoe Arte Fiera 2018 in Italy
A selection of wire-mesh sculptures will be exhibited at the BAF. Contact Vecchiato Arte for more information and an invitation.

figurative body sculpture exhibited at Bergamo 2018
A selection of wire mesh sculpture: ASPRO (87cm height), WONTU (67cm height) and UUMO (52cm height).