Dovecot Studios to take over Infirmary Street baths

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This article is from 2008.

Dovecot Studios

Tapestry company will revive derelict Edinburgh building

A Festival opening is planned for tapestry specialist Dovecot Studios in the former Victorian baths on Edinburgh’s Infirmary Street. The £5m refurbishment will provide new studios for the tapestry company, as well as three galleries, offices and flats.

Alastair Salvesen, chairman of Dovecot, says: ‘My wife and I were determined to ensure that Dovecot Studios, which was created in 1912, continues to exist with a permanent home. It is our hope that the adjoining exhibition space will assist contemporary art and craft in Scotland.’

Details of the Festival exhibitions will be announced soon.

This article is from 2008.

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