Mount Stuart Trust Visual Arts Programme – Inaugural Emerging Artist Residency Announcement
Mount Stuart Trust is delighted to announce Malcolm Mackenzie as the successful candidate for this new residency. In creating an
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Mary Queen of Scots – Signet Ring
On 9th September 1543 Mary Stuart was declared Queen of Scots at just nine months old. We have a few
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Going Dutch: the 3rd Earl of Bute’s Genre Paintings
Caitlin Blackwell, our inaugural Bute Fellow, looks into the preferences of the 3rd Earl of Bute when amassing his fantastic
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On This Day: Captain Cook
During the 1750’s and 60’s the colonisation of the New World by the British, Dutch, Spanish and French happened apace.
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Archive Highlights: Ajā’ib al-makhlūqāt or The Wonders of Creation
One of the most beautiful books in our library is a 19th Century copy of Ajā’ib al-makhlūqāt or The Wonders of Creation by Zakariya
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Bute Looms: Dedicated Follower of Fashion
Bute Fabrics was set up in 1947 by the 5th Marquess of Bute, originally called Isle of Bute Industries it
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