The Anatomy Rooms
A creative hub offering studios, project rooms and events space designed to support individual practitioners, groups and arts organisations. Situated at the rear of Marischal College, in the former anatomy department of the University of Aberdeen, the centre opened to residents in early 2016.
Reviews & features
After the oil boom and bust, could art save Aberdeen?18 Oct 2017
Price of oil has plummeted but new festivals, collections and venues are flourishing across the granite city
In 2013 Aberdeen failed in its bid to become UK City of Culture 2017. The judges told the council their plans lacked 'a coherent vision' or a 'wow factor'. It was, according to council leaders, a 'wake up call'. Then the oil crisis hit. Prices plummeted…