Robert Leishman - The Poet's Dreams

    Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition


    Robert Leishman SSA RSW (1916-1989) was highly acclaimed for his dream-like paintings featuring floating figures, birds, flowers and other symbolic imagery. Born in Inverkeithing and trained in Edinburgh, Leishman taught art in various schools in Fife before coming to Dundee in the 1960s to teach at Kirkton High School. He exhibited widely and was nationally renowned, yet this is the first significant exhibition of his work in over 30 years. It features a range of oils, watercolours and drawings from throughout his career including works never before seen in public.
    Period8 Apr 202324 Jun 2023
    Event titleRobert Leishman - The Poet's Dreams
    Event typeExhibition
    LocationDundee, United KingdomShow on map