Vision and Mission


Hulabhaig is a 'not for profit', artist led curatorial project, based in the beautiful remote venue of Baile na Cille church in Uig. Isle of Lewis.

Our vision is to:

  • Provide opportunities for local and regional artists.
  • Inspire engagement with art through positive visual experiences.
  • Inspire a vibrant and accessible local arts scene.
  • Be creative in our approach to all our work.
  • Support and nurture artists and audiences.
  • Bring artists and audiences together.
  • Make Baile na Cille church an arts haven for talented and creative people.
  • Be inclusive and welcoming in everything we do.
  • Explore and be open to innovative and challenging ideas, including those using new technologies.
  • Explore and develop partnerships and collaborations, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.
  • Increase public awareness of and access to the diverse community of artists in Uig and across the islands.
  • Establish a long-term future for Baile na Cille church as a place for creativity by securing a long term lease, or exploring potential purchase options for the community.
  • Financially reward artists and curators for input and creative production.

Our mission is to:

  • Present, relevant contemporary art in innovative and challenging ways.
  • Encourage engagement and enjoyment for existing and future audiences.
  • Facilitate creative activity and visual arts events at Baile na Cille church.
  • Celebrate Uig as a diverse landscape for art and culture.