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Stills is 40 years old!

1 Apr 2017 - 22 Dec 2017

This year, Stills is 40 years old!

In this anniversary year, we are celebrating our history and looking ahead to an exciting future for photography in Scotland.


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Images: David Grinly / Mhairi Law. Copyright the artist.

Stills at The University of Stirling

1 May 2017 - 18 Aug 2017

As part of Stills’ 40th anniversary programme, we are delighted to present an off-site exhibition to showcase a range of contemporary and historic photography in a unique setting during the year...

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Kate Davis, Nudes Never Wear Glasses, 2017, silver gelatin print

Kate Davis: 'Nudes Never Wear Glasses'

28 Jul 2017 - 8 Oct 2017

Nudes Never Wear Glasses is Kate Davis' first solo exhibition in Edinburgh and has been created especially for the context of Stills. Bringing together a new...

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4 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017

Exhibition open daily: 11am - 3.30pm 

FRINGE Comedy Performance: 4pm - 5pm each day (except 14th), FREE (non-ticketed)


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News and Opportunities

Stills is seeking volunteers who are passionate about photography and contemporary art. We are looking for individuals to invigilate our upcoming exhibition, Kate Davis, 28 July - 8 October 2017.

Talks & Events

Clicking Comedians by Steve Best

Clicking Comedians, is the comedic photographic ramblings of a headline comedian. Comedian and photographer, Steve Best tells his story behind the photos he’s taken of Britain’s finest stand-up comedian

Stills Shop

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Stills now has a specialist photographic shop located downstairs at our main reception.

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CONTACT is an eight-week, introductory photography course aimed at those who would like to step out of their comfort zone and try something new.


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Stills is working in partnership with Northern Film & Media to host 2017's Connect/Exchange residency programme.

Find out more about the selected artists and project here. 

Equipment Hire

Equipment Hire

We have a range of equipment that you can hire at subsidised rates by the day or the week. Check out our full list of equipment and book today!