Paintings by Grace Duintanilla and Colin Cunninghame Until Thurs 25 Jul. Artists who work. respectively. in mixed media. gouache and oils.

Cameo Cinema: Past. Present and Future Until 9 Aug.

I COLLECTIVE GALLERY 166 High Street. 221) 1260. Tue—Sat noon—6pm.

Antonio Barriero and Javier Carpintero: Work in Edinburgh Until Sun 14 Jul. Mixed media paintings. drawings and prints by two young Spanish artists.

Ineke van der Wal: New Paintings A Netherlands-born artist who explores male and female differences in land/bodyscapes.

I EASTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL Seafield Street. 554 444-1. Daily Ilium—8pm.

Four Scottish Artists: New Works Until 19 Jul. Hospital walls bedecked with works by Phil Duthie. Olivia Irvine. Lynn McGregor and Ian Robertson.

I EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS WORKSHOP AND GALLERY 23 L'nion Street. 557 2479. Mon—Sat “lam—5.30pm.

Eduardo Paolozzi: Prints and Small Sculpture Until 2 Aug. An exhibition ofselected works. coinciding with the unveiling ofSir Eduardo‘s new sculpture. round the corner at Picardy Place.

I FINE ART SOCIETY 137 George Street. 221) 6370. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.3()pm; Sat ltlam—lpm.

The Ali of 81111 Lite Throughout Jul. British

painting 1800—1950. I FLYING COLOURS GALLERY 35 William

Street. 225 6776. Tue—Fri 11am—6pm: Sat Illam—lpm.

Maureen Finn: Recent Works Until 3i Jul. Bright. paint-splattered studies ofbirds. fish and boats.

I THE FRENCH INSTITUTE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm: Sat 9.30am— 1 .30pm. Closed throughout July for French hols. I GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford

Road. 5568921. Mon—Sat l()am—5pm:Sun

2—5pm. [D]Cafe.

The gallery‘s justly renowned cafe isopen Mon—Sat lt).3()am—4.3()pm; Sun 2.30—4.30pm.

Ernst Wilhelm Nay: Paintings and Drawings

1928—1968 Until Sun 21 Jul. A central

j figure in the development of abstract art in . post-war Germany. this is the first major

retrospective of Nay‘s work in Britain.

1 showing his progression from the

A Expressionist paintings ofthe 193Ustothe development ofa more personal. abstract : style. Declared ‘degenerate‘ by the

German authorities in 1937. Nay was prevented from showing his work for sortie years. Nevertheless. he went on to create some of his most exuberant. memorable works in the 195(Is.

Book now for classes on large-scale landscape painting. based on August‘s Michael Andrews exhibition. and suitable for all levels. More information on ext 239.

I GRAEME MURRAY GALLERY 15 Scotland Street. 556 6(12l).Tue—Fri ltlam—5pm: Sat Ilium—1pm.

Closed throughout July.

I HANOVER FINE ART 22A Dundas Street. 5562181. Mon—Fri l().3()am—6pm‘. Sat 1(1am—4pm.

Margaret Anderson: Recent Paintings and





Featured artist of the month DOMINIC SNYDER 6th July - 27th July


TEL: 041-552 0704


Drawings Mon 15—Sat 27 Jul. Watercolours and Embroideries Mon 15—Sat 27 Jul. Colourful works by Lilias Finlay. Giles Le Maitre and Jean Le Maitre.

I HUNTLY HOUSE MUSEUM I42 Canongate. 225 2424. Mon—Sat 1(1am—6pm.

Roman Scotland from the Air Until 1()Aug. Archaeological evidence of the Roman occupation.

I KINGFISHER GALLERY5 Northumberland Street Lane. 557 5454. Mon—Fri 9.3(lam—4.3()pm.

Midsummer Exhibition Until Fri l9Jul. Landscapes. seascapes. wild life and botanical paintings by established artists Birnie. Busby. Bryce. Shanks and Ilarrigan.

I LADY STAIR'S HOUSE Lady Stair's Close. Lawnmarket. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

A celebration of Scotland's greatest literary figures— Robert Burns. Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson.

I MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 4211igh Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat [Darn—6pm.

The best days of your life'.’ Toys. videos and various kids' bits and pieces shed some light on how it was for everyone else. Now including an exhibition on Meccano

Unsafe Toys L'ntil 3 Aug. Cheery little exhibition of all those perilous toys and games which failed to meet the safety standards.

I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 556 8921. Mon—Sat 1(Iam—5pm: Sun 2—5pm.

Drawings and Watercolours from the National Monuments Record 01 Scotland L'ntil 28 July. Set up during the Second World War. the Monuments Record's brief was to make an emergency survey of Scotland's historical buildings. in case they were destroyed by bombs. Fifty years on the archive has been greatly enriched by collecting and donations. The earliest topographical drawing dates back to the late 17th century. other drawings feature designs for castles. kirks. millsand lighthouses.

Book now for August drawing and painting classes on monumental art. inspired by the present exhibition. For details. ring ext 239.

I NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND George 1V Bridge 226 4531. Mon—Fri 9.3(lam--8.3l)pm: Sat 9.3(lam—5pm; Strn 2—5pm. The Italian SCDIS I 'ntil 31 ()ct. (‘oinciding w ith the launch of .\'l.S's new archive on the history of Italian Scots. this exhibition looks at ltalians' relationship with Scotland. from their arrival here in the 19th century ~w hen many families created catering businesses now famous in Scotland « to the problems they faced when. on the outbreak of World War 11. they were classitied as‘enemy aliens‘and on to their revis ing fortunesand contribution to modern society. I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 l ligh Street. 5569579. .\lon- Sat lllam~4..‘~tlpm. The Preacher and the Goldsmith

Throughout Jul. Admission £1 .2()/£I/5()p. Exhibition about neighbouringJohn Knox'sllouse1490—199tl.

The 5.6 Group: Strands Until 27 Jul. Photographs by Peter Bain. Roland Fortuna and Doug Mackie. three men who share an interest in ‘photography for its own sake‘.

I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 Cumberland Street. 557 1020. Mon-Fri ltlam—6pm. Sat l()am—4pm.

Exhibitions until 18 Jul:

Carlo Rossi RSW RG1: Paintings.

Jean Paul Landereau and Rob Whelpton: Ceramics.

Exhibitions Sat 2() Jul—8 Aug:

Ernest Stephen Lumsden RSA RE: Modern Masters ot Printmaking lll.

Fiona McGuire: Jewellery.

New artists to the Gallery

Barbara and Michael Hawkins: Ceramics

I PORTFOLIO GALLERY 43 (‘andlemaker Row. 2211 1911. Mon-Sat 1 lam—5.30pm. Karen Knorn Marks of Distinction L'nti131 Jul. A photographer with a social conscience. concerning herself with the life-styles and ideologies of the rich and powerful. and jtrxtaposing text and photographs to ironic effect.

I PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 556 8921. Mon—Sat lllam—Spm: Sun 2—5pm. [D]. Cafe.

Scotland's bonniest and beastliest monarchs. politicians. writers and artists— not to mention the footballers and a very fine cafe. to boot.

I RICHARD DEMARCO GALLERY Blackfriars Church. Blackfriars Street (off High Street). 557117117. Mon—Sat 1(lam—6pm.

David Shilling Until Sat 2()Jul. The famous hat designer's first exhibition ofpaintings. works which. apparently. ‘aspire to the condition ofsculpture'.

Peter Davenport: Recent Works Until Sat 21) Jul. Oil paintings in rnediterranean colours. inspired by Paul Klee. and welded metal sculptures and photographs. Young Art from Strathclyde Works from entrance folios to Strathclyde colleges of art in an exhibition which hopes toexpose Scotland's future bright lights ‘emerging from the chrysalis‘.

I ROXBURGHE HOTEL Charlotte Square. info: (1273 423355. Tue Wed 11am—9pm; Thurs 1 lam—6pm.

ZOIh Annual Antiques Fair Tue 23-Tlturs 25

Jul. A wide selection of 18th and 19th

century fine art. furniture. silver.

porcelain and jewellery as well asfree

identification from specialist dealers for visitors w ho bring along their ow n items.


Row . 552 7171. .‘ylorr-Sat 9am--sunset;Sun

Ham-sunset. (ale. [1)].

? Margaret Stones: Flora ol Louisana tintil .s' . Sept. Botanical paintings from a j fourteen-year project to illustrate all the

nativeplantsofLouisiana.Admission free '

until lllAug. The Avant Garden tintil 2l)()ct.

2 Contemporary garden and conservatory

What did Empress Josephine love

even more than Napoleon

58Thc List 12—25July 1991