Wereldpremiere in Veere - Schots wandtapijt van 164 meter: 30 mei - 26 juli
Splendid World Premiere for the now completed Diaspora Tapestry
.. is presented in Veere, The Netherlands, in the company of our British Ambassador from The Hague, Sir Geoffrey Adams, himself of Scottish descent; the Prefect of the Hortus Botanicus at Leiden University which has been in partnership with Edinburgh's Botanical Garden for 425 years, Dr Paul Kessler;
.... The Conservator of Scottish Privileges in The Netherlands, Neil Wallace; The Mayor Rob van der Zwaag; the President of Stichting Delta Cultureel Harry Buiter; the President of the Stichting Veere-Schotland Peter Blom and Secretary Tiny Polderman ... And Yes, with local sponsorship from our Royal Bank of Scotland there in The Netherlands.
The above details are also in English DIRECTLY LINKED HERE
Arran Johnston, Sharon Beck, Sylvia Burgess, Carol Oliver, Gordon Prestoungrange and Avril Wills will be there too, doing their best to answer questions and tell our own tales!
Published Date: May 20th 2015