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Dovecot Studios

Formally a Victorian swimming pool, the building on Infirmary Street is now home to a 100 year old tapestry studio, exhibition space, cafe and shop.  The venue also hosts talks and occasional concerts.

Phone number:
0131 550 3660

Access Information

the weaving studio inside the former Infirmary Dtreet baths.

Forthcoming Events

December 2017

Spinning-in-stereo and other yarns

Live acoustic performance by Hanna Tuulikki and Gaelic singer Mischa Macpherson, with artist Caroline Dear and the Broughton Spinners.

Includes Music / Sound / Aural
Includes Hearing Enhancement

Lunchtime Artist Talk: Julie Brook

Long-time Dovecot collaborator, and Daughters of Penelope artist, Julie Brook takes us on a journey from Namibia to Japan via Dovecot. Telling the story of her rug collaboration with Dovecot, through the realms and environments she explores in her artistic practice, to her most recent collaborations and research in Japan. In particular, Brook is going to focus on the work of 15th-generation Raku tea-bowl maker, artist and craftsman Raku Kichizaemon. £6 / £4 concession Please register via Eventbrite.

Includes Hearing Enhancement