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The Mission House Studio

Finsbay HS3 3JD, Scotland
+44 1859 530227
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Impressive

On arrival, the carefully restored building with the use of natural materials is impressive against... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
982Patricia2014
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
A unique and fascinating gallery

What a find. Stunning exhibition of ceramics infused with glass inspired by the geology of Harris... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
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Finsbay HS3 3JD, Scotland
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+44 1859 530227
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival, the carefully restored building with the use of natural materials is impressive against the rocky 'moonscape' of the wild untamed East coast of Harris. The glass entrance door gives a view of an interior of warm wooden walls contrasted with exposed stone areas....More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

What a find. Stunning exhibition of ceramics infused with glass inspired by the geology of Harris and the organic forms found on the beaches and mountains. Wish I'd had a bigger budget! Nevertheless, I bought a unique small piece which now reminds me of a...More

Thank KateUK-7
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Mission House a few times whilst up in Harris and each time gets more exciting, Beka has a unique way with her photography unlike most you see. Her talent shows through on large prints of the sea and landscape in a...More

Thank Andrea2112
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is an isolated but beautiful place. The light and spacious studio is full of interesting pottery and exquisite black and white photography of the surrounding wilderness.

1  Thank CynthiaCanberra
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

High-class ceramics and photographs, produced in a deconsecrated church by a tiny road in the south-west of Harris. Unlikely, perhaps - but well worth a visit. The ceramic rockpool bowls are evocative of many spots on the Island's coast, whilst the stunning photography captures moments...More

Thank George L
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

This building is an amazing space with beautiful ceramics and art photographs. Lovely to chat to Nick the ceramicist and talk about his wifes photos - we bought one of them - so striking and evocative of the landscape and atmosphere on this magical island....More

Thank karenbarley
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

This quirky building just lends itself so well to being a gallery. We spoke to the owner and artist who is charming and down to earth and who makes breathtaking pieces which are so in keeping with the scenery and heart of the island. The...More

Thank Spoogy73
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Nicolai Globes ceramic work is wonderful to look at and to buy .Also the photographs of the Hebridean landscape by his wife are stunning .The old mission house is an excellent conversion .Nicolai was very interesting to talk to and very welcoming

Thank Sally w
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Enjoyed a short visit to the gallery and had a good and useful chat with the owner.Some wonderful works of art in here but beyond my price range. An interesting stop on your drive around the island - but would be better if they served...More

Thank JBMCUMBRIA
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is a real artists place to visit. The works of both Nickolai and of Beka are really surprising and creative. We chatted a while with Nickolai and enjoyed the interaction and an understanding of what he does. The pictures of Beka are so raw...More

Thank Les_Landau
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