Scotland on Sunday Spectrum Magazine

As featured in the Scotland on Sunday Spectrum Magazine (27 November 2011):

'Nearby the bright, warm Ruthven Gallery paints a splash of colour on the Lang Toon's High Street, specialising in modern art, professional framing, and a changing programme of exhibitions unique among Scottish galleries.

Walk inside to view the Ruthven's new winter show of leading contemporary British artists, including Louise Balaam, Hugh Kirkwood, Cara Mckinnon Crawford, Rosemary Bassett, Margaret Evans, Robert Newton and Perthshire landscape artists Claudia Massie and Albie Sinclair - who recently exhibited at the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts.
Gallery owner Suzanne Hay, herself an artist of distinction, enthuses: "We are really pleased to bring together this range of artists, and we're sure there's something here for all tastes."

New Season

Whether she's painting a tree-lined boulevard or an atmospheric rural scene, Jacqueline Orr always pulls the viewer into her vivid landscapes. her new show, in Perthshire, demonstrates her clever, colourful style. [4 Mar 11] (c) Peebles Media


Indian Promise

The Ruthven Gallery in Auchterarder is on the move to bigger premises, and the opening exhibition features work by Rosemary Bassett, who has been inspired by a recent visit to the Indian state of Gujerat. Preview Indian Cityscape by Rosemary Bassett. [4 Sep 10] (c) Peebles Media

A splash of colour in the Lang Toon
A new exhibition has given a splash of colour to the Lang Toon's Ruthven Gallery this month. Well known local artists Margaret Evans, Albie Sinclair and Ann Wegmuller have brought their latest works to the walls of the popular gallery featuring a rich array of vibrant and colourful landscapes. Read more. [22 Jul 10]

Abstract, outside scenes

Perth-based Rosemary Bassett's unique vision of the world finds expression through a strong understanding of encaustic painting, a technique which sees wax and oil paint mixed to give a rich texture to the surface of the work, read more. [20 Mar 10]

Interview with Claudia Massie
Ahead of the Spring Exhibtion, Claudia Massie speaks to the Editor Leah Parker about her work as an artist, what inspires her, career highlights, the Jolomo Awards and Californian Tonalists. Read the Gallery Guide interview. [26 Feb 10]
Water Inspires Show at Gallery
An exhibition inspired by Scotland's waterways opened at a Perthshire art gallery yesterday. 'Lochs, Rivers and the Sea' at the Ruthven Gallery in Auchterarder features works by a number of award-winning artists. Read the Courier feature. [23 Jan 10]