A Portrait in Progress
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Scottish artist Calum Colvin will create a portrait of industrialist & philanthropist Andrew Carnegie to commemorate the centenary of his death. Come and watch him work as the portrait takes shape!
About A Portrait in Progress
Contemporary Scottish artist Calum Colvin (OBE RSA) will create a portrait of Scottish-American industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie to commemorate the centenary of his death. Colvin will be constructing his portrait on-site at the Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum.
Visitors are invited to come and watch him work and see the portrait taking shape as well as to cast their vote on what museum artefact should be included in the picture.
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