Tuesday 9 October 2012

Kenny Hunter - Launch of 'The Unknown' this weekend


Kenny Hunter - The Unknown
the #scottishmonster is arriving in the Northern Highlands
12 October 2012 Exhibition Opening at Timespan, Helmsdale
13 October 2012 Launch of New Work at Borgie Forest, near Bettyhill


The mystery has been revealed. The #scottishmonster - The Unknown - has arrived in its permanent place up high above the bogs of Borgie, an ancient site in the Far North of Scotland.

You are warmly invited to the launch of this major new permanent work by Kenny Hunter. Known for his works in urban settings, The Unknown is a new departure for the artist - a major landscape work where the journey to it and the rich history of the wild landscape are essential components of the work.

Exhibition Opening: 12 October
Private view with Kenny Hunter, 7-9pm
Timespan Gallery │ Free
The exhibition will be open until the 14th of November
Opening Times: Monday -Saturday 10-5 │ Sunday 12-5
From October 29: Saturday and Sunday 11-5 │ Tuesday 2-4

The Unknown - Launch: Saturday 13 October
From 11 am, with artist's tours 11.30 and 3pm
Borgie Forest Cabin │ Free
Including: Strathnaver Museum Roadshow
and Ground-truthing exhibition
Refreshments available

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How to get there:
Mini buses available from Timespan, Helmsdale 10am Saturday 13th Oct, returning by 6.30pm. Please book for mini bus via enquiries@timespan.org.uk<mailto:enquiries@timespan.org.uk>.
By car: 1hr 40 mins from Timespan, 2.15 from Inverness via Tongue

For more information visit www.timespan.org.uk/kenny-hunter/<http://timespan.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=5d4de35393ee81d9192adc911&id=5de2b5775f&e=4fe4570e38>
Thanks for the support of North Sutherland Community, Forestry Trust, Tongue Community Council & Strathnaver Museum. Hosted by Forestry Commission Scotland

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, with registration number SC005336.