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What might be at Hidden Door 2015? Image by Kat Gollock.

28 Feb2015

Will They, Won’t They? What Might Be….

When we first explored the site at Kings Stables Road we completely fell in love with it. We still don’t know if we can definitely use it, but the time is coming. Will our great gamble pay off? We’ll know soon enough.

Bongo Club main bar

19 Feb2015

Bongo Club collaboration announced

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be working with the fine folk at The Bongo Club on a joint collaboration which will see events taking places across both venues during this year’s festival.

Adopt an Intern

05 Feb2015

Desperately seeking an intern

We’re excited to offer one lucky person a paid, part-time internship. The intern will work on projects in the run up to the next Hidden Door Festival from 22nd – 30th May 2015, and will help with the running of the festival during, and for a short time after the event.


31 Jan2015

Happy Birthday to us!

Can you believe it all started 5 years – when it became clear that Edinburgh was up for something a little bit different…


19 Jan2015

Teaser: The TMFC

It’s so cold! Warm yourself with some fine doodles from The Too Much Fun Club, who for HD2015 will be creating a large illustrative mural live at the event!


18 Jan2015

Teaser: Melanie Davies

Today’s teaser comes from Melanie Davies who will be creating two large scale etchings that will depict abandoned industrial sites that no longer serve their function.


16 Jan2015

Teaser: Livvy Turner

It’s Friday! And we’re happy to introduce you to Livvy Turner, another excellent mixed-media artist for Hidden Door 2015!


15 Jan2015

Teaser: Morwenna Potter

Next up for our featured proposal is Morwenna Potter, who works with household paint to create what she describes as a ‘coalition’ between painting and sculpture.


14 Jan2015

Teaser: Dougie Strang

Dougie Strang is a one of a kind artist and so are his artworks – everyone who has seen his incredible ‘Charnel House for Roadkill’ last year, probably knows what we’re talking about.


13 Jan2015

Teaser: Felicity Bristow

Our next featured proposal comes from Felicity Bristow who, at last year’s Hidden Door, was involved with the brilliant Artist Book Group in vault four.


12 Jan2015

Teaser: Mark Doyle

Mixed-media artist Mark Doyle sets out to create a wall mounted installation piece inspired by the venue’s heritage and encourage visitors to consider how a building’s past is manifested in it’s structure.