Inspired by her own experiences drawing North Sea oil workers, join Sue Jane Taylor in this figurative workshop as she explores how to capture an individual who is hidden in protective clothing.

 Suitable for all levels. All materials provided.


Main image and header image: North Sea diver, Technip Aberdeen, 2010, colour conté, 770mm x 570mm collection Fife Cultural Trust (Kirkcaldy Galleries) on behalf of Fife Council © Sue Jane Taylor. Photographer: Fin Macrae

About the artist 

Sue Jane Taylor has spent over thirty years recording the lives of workers in the North Sea oil industry. Her work extends to cover the offshore renewable energy industry, where she has followed developments from fabrication to installation. Taylor has exhibited, carried out public commissions and held artist-residencies nationally and internationally.

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Age of Oil

Exploring the people and places of Scotland’s offshore energy industry, this contemporary art exhibition showcases the work of visual artist Sue Jane Taylor who has worked in some of the most remote and challenging environments in Scotland.
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30 Sep 2017
10:30 – 16:00 (doors open 10:15)


Studios, Learning Centre, Level 4

How much

£45, £40 Members & Conc.

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Age 18+

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