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Kirk-yard, shore and ship - Images of the trawler M.V. Norholmen


  • The Pier Arts Centre kw163aa
Painting of MV Norholmen, artist unknown

Painting of MV Norholmen, artist unknown

A selection of artworks inspired by the wreck of the Norwegian trawler Norholmen, which grounded just below Stromness Kirk-yard in 1966. The exhibition includes paintings by Wilhelmina Barns-Graham and Sylvia Wishart from the Pier Arts Centre collection, along with works by Nelson White, Ian MacInnes and others. The exhibition will include a selection of photographic images, drawings and archive material relating to the wreck.