Project Art has moved home. The former retail premises which housed our gallery for the past four years have been sold. But that is not the end for our co-operative of around 20 artists and makers - we have moved just a few doors away in Lockerbie's High Street.

We have been given space in Elegance, a popular gift shop run by Lorraine McNay, and our work is now on show there.

Project Art window display at Elegance

Project Art began life as a 10-week-only experiment, when George Porteous agreed to allow artists to showcase their work alongside his photographs in his former retail clothing shop. The experiment was a success and a variety of artists and makers from the region have shown and sold numerous paintings, drawings, prints, cards and craft items in the gallery.

We hope to continue that success in the new premises, courtesy of Lorraine (below).

Our hosts: Lorraine McNay (left) and assistant Denna Agnew

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Some aspects of the display