Browsing the "Arts & Culture" Category

Colour in the community

March 31st, 2016 | by DG Life

A centre which cares for abandoned animals, a village pub, and a magnificent farm building are set to be transformed

In the spirit of the Bard

February 23rd, 2016 | by DG Life

The Big Burns Supper in Dumfries celebrated its fifth birthday with its ‘best and most colourful’ festival yet: nine days

Expect the unexpected

February 23rd, 2016 | by DG Life

Moniaive, ‘one of the coolest villages in Scotland’, has always been a vibrant place where things happen, but its £50,000

Strength in togetherness

November 16th, 2015 | by DG Life

Having bought the old pub next door to expand his Gallery at Laurieston, award-winning photographer Phil McMenemy has now teamed

Making waves

October 19th, 2015 | by DG Life

The powerful imagery in Stuart A Paterson’s poems feeds the mind’s eye, perfectly capturing the ever-changing landscape, sea, sky and

Home and dry

October 19th, 2015 | by DG Life

January’s devastating flood has caused huge upheaval at CatStrand but its aftermath has brought about a renewed optimism and ambition

Chay Woodman

October 19th, 2015 | by DG Life

This month’s “My D&G Life” features Chay Woodman; live music booker/organiser. Read what he has to say in the November

Read all about it

September 22nd, 2015 | by DG Life

Wigtown Book Festival’s packed programme features more than 200 events, from author talks and debates to music, film, theatre, farm

Master of journeys

September 22nd, 2015 | by DG Life

‘It’s not a history lesson. It’s a page-turner; a thriller, and there’s a bit of romance. It’s an adventure,’ says

Picture perfect

September 22nd, 2015 | by DG Life

Jayne Lee runs Jayne Ford Photography and is supported by Dumfries & Galloway’s Young Entrepreneur Project. It was while studying

Story teller

September 22nd, 2015 | by DG Life

Musician, stove maker, artist: Bladnoch-based Steve Dowling has many stories to tell – some of which he shares with Bruce

Artists’ synergy

August 17th, 2015 | by DG Life

Moffat Art Collective is a new collaboration of artists and makers who believe that working together will not only help

Art of stone

July 20th, 2015 | by DG Life

Although he originally went into farming – as ‘a reaction against the fact that both [his] parents were artists’ –

Crawick Mulitverse

July 3rd, 2015 | by DGLife

A ‘journey through space and time’. The first visitors to Crawick Multiverse, Charles Jencks’ major new land art project near

A New Beat

July 3rd, 2015 | by DGLife

‘I think you have to write what you would want to read. Any book I’ve written starts like a wee

Back to Top ↑


  • Follow us on Facebook

  • Follow us on Instagram

    This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

    Error: The account for dglifemag needs to be reconnected.
    Due to recent Instagram platform changes this Instagram account needs to be reconnected in order to continue updating. Reconnect on plugin Settings page

    Error: No posts found.

    Make sure this account has posts available on