We connect and champion Scotland's contemporary art community

Contemporary visual art has the power to transform lives and open minds, and we need it now more than ever

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Introducing our new event series, SCAN Decades

SCAN launches a new programme of future-facing discussions this February, celebrating our first ten years by looking to the next. Hear from SCAN friends, collaborators and alumni in conversation with speakers including Imandeep Kaur, Dont Rhine and Laura Raicovich.

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SCAN’s membership represents the many and diverse aspects of contemporary art in Scotland from the grassroots to national institutions.

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Our projects champion the contribution that art and artists make to society and develop the knowledge and skills of those working in the contemporary visual arts in Scotland. We support innovation, equality, best practice and critical thinking.

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