Màiri is interested in the overlapping layers through time of peoples, language, material cultures, relationships with the environment and how these connect and relate to one another.
A love for kinship
Sandra Kennedy is an artist who explores connection to landscape. All senses are active in absorbing the surface sensations of place and detail.
Our work is a response to our different areas of Lewis - West and East side. Our shared source has been our love for our villages, kinships to our habitats. Patterns of crofts and echoes of our landscapes are explored through mixed media drawings, sculpture and painting.
In 1904, the SS Norge was making her way to the United States carrying 405 Russian Jews and Finns who were trying to escape Tsarist oppression in Russia and Finland. The journey to what they had hoped was to be a new life turned into a living nightmare in the Atlantic Ocean when the ship hit rocks near Rockall and began to sink.
Neolithic Pottery from Loch Marabhat
This fascinating collection of early Neolithic pottery was discovered in Loch Maravat, Lower Shader by local diver Chris Murray.
World War I Memorial
Commemorating the centenary of the start of World War 1 was a particularly important task for Comunn Eachdraidh Nis in 2014.