One of Scotland’s greatest ambassadors
Richard Demarco is one of Scotland’s greatest ambassadors for visual and performance art. The name of the Leith-born and educated Italo-Scot Richard Demarco CBE is synonymous with inspiration, creativity and controversy.
Demarco has dedicated his life to documenting the work of thousands of artists. His legacy, is a most unique chronical of the world’s most famous art festival – the Edinburgh Festival. His achievements in uniting cultures through art are still very much renowned on the international stage.
Art & Supper with Richard Demarco
On arrival at Dalkeith Palace, enjoy a glass of fizz and canapés whilst you explore the carefully curated Inception art show. You will then join Richard Demarco and his guests – Inception artists Judy Clark, Jonathan Freemantle and Frippy Jamseon in a lively discussion about the role of art in our contemporary society.
An optional supper evening will follow, offering guests the chance to further explore the exhibition before enjoying supper in the company of Richard Demarco and Inception artists.
Inception Art Show
Inception returns to Dalkeith Palace 04 – 14 May 2023, showcasing a curated collection of artists. We are delighted to have Anderson Strathern on board as our headline sponsor.
Over 10 days art lovers will have access to the artists and their work with an inspiring additional programme of artist-led workshops, curator & Palace tours, an online charity auction and a spectacular evening art & supper event with Richard Demarco and fellow Inception artists.
Find out more about Richard Demarco
Find out more about the incredible Richard Demarco in the BBC documentary celebrating the life of the iconic Scottish artist and teacher, and pioneer of the Edinburgh Festival.