Highlands & Islands

Byrne notice: Artist's new exhibition in Inverness

A new exhibition of paintings by Scots artist John Byrne will open at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery on Saturday.

Byrne was born in Paisley, studied at Glasgow School of Art and has lived and worked in the Highlands for many years.

Organisers of the exhibition, Sitting Ducks, said it explores and celebrates his "highly innovative and richly varied portraiture".

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The drawings, paintings and multi-media works include self portraits and also pieces depicting Oscar-winning actress Tilda Swinton and Scots comedian Billy Connolly.

The exhibition runs until 29 November.