I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound, 556 8921. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2-5pm.
The home of a ﬁne collection of works, from the Renaissance to Post-lmpressionism. including Velazquez, El Greco. Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Degas, Van Gogh and Scottish Colourists. Leonardo da Vinci: The Mystery 01 the 'Madonna at the Yamwinder' Until 12 Jul. Several examples of this painting exist, but which is the real one? For the ﬁrst time ﬁve different versions are brought together. giving visitors a glimpse of the business of authenticating art.
I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 High Street, 556 9579. Mon-Sat 10am-4.30pm. The Preacher and the Goldsmith Admission £1 .20/£1/50p. Permanent exhibition about next-door-neighbour. John Knox‘s House.
Building Retiections/Bullding Relations: Photographs by Shelagh Atkinson Until 30 Jun. A self-taught photographer who has exhibited alongside Jan Pienkowski and Red Saunders, Atkinson‘s images explore patterns. textures and colours.
I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 Cumberland Street, 557 1020. Mon-Fri 10am—6pm. Sat 10am—4pm.
Ten Years On Until 25 Jun. The gallery celebrates its tenth anniversary with a show of contemporary Scottish paintings and British crafts, with jewellery by Norman Cherry.
I PORTFOLIO GALLERY 43 Candlemaker Row. 220 1911. Tue—Sat noon—5.30pm. Paparazzi: Photoloumalism trom Edinburgh’s Community Press Until Sat 6 Jun. Incisive photojournalism from the city with the most community-owned newspapers in Europe.
I PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 556 8921. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; 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. Portrait oi the Artist Until 21 Jun. A collection of photo-portraits of artists, sometimes shown in their studios and inevitably at their most flamboyant.
I OUEEN'S HALL Clerk Street, 668 3456. Daily 10am—6pm or later on concert nights.
New Work trom Art Nodeme Gallery, Moscow Until 1 Aug. One of the city‘s most exciting co-ope ratives presents a selection of works.
I ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN lnverleith Row, 552 7171. Mon-Sat 9am—sunset; Sun llam—sunset. Cafe. [D]. Exhibitions 10am-5pm.
Walter Hood Fitch: A Celebration Until 21 Jun. A botanical exhibition of watercolours. drawings and prints by one of the mOst prolific artists associated with Kew Gardens. By the time Fitch died, in 1892. he had published nearly 10,000 plant portraits.
Andrew Keith's photographs represent a comprehensive record ot tile in Leith, acommunity that has always intrigued the rest ot Edinburgh with its mix oi elegance and brutality, deprivation and waterside yuppiedom. Nere, young and old Leithers are shown queueingtor a haircut, working at the tish market or shopping in Great Junction Street. Often hissubiects are tramed by their architectural surroundings, in Keith’s words ‘a townscape thatmakes Leith both hard yet warm; ships in the dock, the brutal modernist architecture’.The photographs are on show at the wholesalers, Wines trom Paris. not a gallery exactly, butan attractive venue and previously host to some very good exhibitions.
I ROYAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND Chambers Street, 225 7534. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Museum of Scotland Permanent display charting the progress of the controversial new Chambers Street museum, scheduled to open in 1996.
I ROYAL OBSERVATORY Blackford Hill, 668 8405. Mon—Fri 10am—4pm; weekends/holidays noon—5pm. [D].
The latest scientific findings. along with computers, videos and models, provide up-to-date information on the Big Bang and everything else you ever wanted to know about the Universe.
I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY The Mound. 225 6671. Mon-Sat IOam—6pm; Sun 2—5pm.
166th Annual Exhibition ot Painting, Sculpture and Architecture Until 18 Jul.
£1 .20/50p. Show of oils, mixed media. sculpture and architecture by established artists and recent graduates from all over Scotland.
I SCOTTISH GALLERY 94 George Street. 225 5955. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am— 1 pm.
Exhibitions Mon 8 Jun—2 Jul:
Dorothy Black: New Work ‘Faultless
5 draughtmanship combined with a g sophisticated and subtle sense ofthe
surreal‘. Known for her boldly delineated ﬁgures, Black‘s new works incorporate still life and make use of stronger colours.
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ICELANDIC PAPER SCULPTURE AND PRINTS Svava Bjornsdottir Helgi Borgils S igurdur Gudmundsson
6th - 27th June 1992 10.00am-5.30pm
Subsidised by the Scottish Arts Council and Glasgow District Council
Robert Atarsden: Metalwork A vast, l3ft-high installation and smaller-scale works in a variety of metals.
Andrew Smith: Couples Works by a 1950s graduate of Edinburgh College of Art, recently retired from teaching to concentrate on painting, printmaking and sculpture.
I STILLS GALLERY 105 High Street, 557 1140. Tue—Sat Ham—5.30pm.
National Borders; Personal Boundaries Until 19 Jun. Winning entries from the annual Spring Fling open submission competition including the vibrant photocopy works of first prize-winner Mary Hutchison.
I TALBOT RICE GALLERY Edinburgh University Old College, South Bridge, 650 2211. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 2-5pm. Iain Robertson: New Works Until 20 Jun. A first major solo show for a promising young abstract artist — the ﬁrst Scot to win the prestigious Polloc-Krasner Foundation Award.
I THEATRE WORKSHOP 34 Hamilton Place, 226 5425. Daily, 10am—5pm (later. during performances).
Disability Scotland: Ten Years On Until 23 Jun. A celebration of work produced over the past ten years by Disability Scotland and other support groups working in the same field.
Evolution ot tartan: New designers and New
SIVIBS Thurs 4-Fri 5 Jun.
Pure Ideas In A Wicked World
Nathan Coley Artist in Residence Drawings W. Bams~Graham Ceramics HanyNelson 93NorthStrect,
St. Andrews KY16 9AL Tel. (0334) 74610
Subsﬁmhw Seen» I‘m Canes
Tribal Memory "
Ian MaeKenzie photographic portraits of traditional seots singers and story tellers
Clouty Designs & Sprégtegs
I 369 GALLERY 233 Cowgate. 225 3013. Tue—Sat noon—6pm.
Rob McCarthy: London Paintings Until 20 Jun. Paintings centring on the importance of his family to the artist.
David Duke: Edinburgh Paintings Until 20 Jun. Works ‘imbued with feelings that are both highly personal yet thoroughly universal’.
Auction ot Contemporary Scottish Art Fri 5 Jun , 6pm. Sale of paintings donated by Bellany, Carlisle, Edgar, Hughes, McEwan, McNairn and others, to raise funds for 369‘s cultural exchanges and education programme.
I TORRANCE GALLERY 29b Dundas Street. 556 6366. Mon-Fri llam—6pm; Sat 10.30am-4pm.
Glasgow Group Show Mon 8—201un. Recent works by members.
I WINES FROM PARIS Giles Street, Leith. Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm.
Persevering Spirit Until Fri 12 Jun. Leithers young and old, captured on film by photographer Andrew Keith.
OUTSIDE THE CITIES Kilmarnock
I DICK INSTITUTE Elmbank Avenue, 0563 26401. Mon—Fri IOam-8pm; Wed and Sat 10am-5pm; closed Sun. [D]
Assembly: New Work by Alex Dempsterand Alan Dunn Sat 6 Jun—12 Jul. Collaborative project, on the theme of ‘The Museum‘, by the two artists who worked together on last year‘s Displacements exhibition.
I CRAWFORD ARTS CENTRE 93 North Street, 0334 74610. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. [D]
Exhibitions Fri 51un—5 Jul:
Pure Ideas in a Wicked World: Works by Nathan Coley.
W Bames-Graham: Drawings.
Harry Nelson: Ceramics.
HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW
Avant-Garde British Printmaking: 1914-1960 From the British Museum
2 May - 27 June 1992
Mon-Sat 9.30-5.00; Admission Free
Extended public access supported with funds from Glasgow District Councﬂ
CRAWFORD A R T S CENTRE
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