Miss Dacre by James Craig Annan. at the Gallery 01 Modern Art

House. a picturesque 15th century building. reputedly the home ofthe notorious Scottish church reformer. Admission £1.20’£l’5(lp. Exhibitions until 5 Sept: No' Jist Buslters Richard Paul Wemyss‘s paintings. inspired by Fringe street performers. The Green Room Show Works on dramatic themes by professional actors who paint. and professional painters with a theatrical bent. Fringe Fireworks Contemporary Scottish metalwork by eleven members ofthe British Association of Artist Blacksmiths. I PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 556 8921. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun—5pm. 3 Cafe. Scotland's bonniest and beastliest monarchs. celebrities. even footballers. The cafe is exquisite. Allan Ramsay 1713—1784 Until 27 Sept. £311.50. See entry under l’re-Twentieth 7 Century. I SCOTTISH GALLERY 94 George Street. 225 5955. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat lIlam— 1 pm. The First 150 Years Until 9 Sept. Scotland‘s oldest firm of art dealers continues to

Sept. Comprehensive overview of l9th and early 20th century Scottish art. including works by Naysmith. Glasgow Boys and Colourists Peploe and Cadell. I FORTH GALLERY Forth Street. 313 6111). Mon—Sat 2—6pm.

Edinburgh Vision: the City- Future Choices Mon 17 Aug—5 Sept. Exhibitions- and a programme of debates - exploring the ways in which Edinburgh‘s economic. community and energy policies might be adapted for the better.

I GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road. 556 8921. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2-5pm. [D] Cafe.

James Pryde1866-1941 Until 11 Oct. iii/£1.50. See entry under Contemporary headin i.

I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 High Street. 5569579. Mon—Sat mam—4.30pm. [D]. Cafe. Also admits to the John Knox

has seen many apparently healthy galleries close. This survey show includes works by the gallery‘s most important artists. from Glasgow Boys and Colourists to Redpath. Blackadder. Eardley.

Bellany. Davie and Howson.


I AND CAN IT BE. . 7 6 Broughton Street, 556 1335. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

Sara Cunningham: Silent Communication

Mon 17 Aug—5 Sept. Large-sealeimages depicting the members of Edinburgh's

; deafeommunity communicating in sign language.

I THE FRENCH INSTITUTE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.3(Iam—5.3()pm; Sat 9.3(lam—l .30 pm. Cafe.

Gaetan Gatian de Clerambault. Psychiatrist and Photographer Until 4 Sept.

Alberto Monocco - one at the artists celebrating the Scottish Gallery's 150th birthday

The F ruitMarket Gallery offers a gentler Festival


Immerse yourself in the shimmering whiteness of Raimund Girke's paintings, stay cool with Andy Goldsworthy's delicate ice and snow drawings.

15 August to 12 September, Tuesday to Saturday 1 1am to 6pm, Sunday noon to 5pm

The FruitMarket Gallery 29 Market Street, Edinburgh. Tel: 031 -225 2383

Admission free Guided Tours daily at 3pm

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Addressing the Forbidden

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WEARABLE ART in wool, silk and linen bv ANNE HIGGINS

54 High Street (up from Museum of Childhood) Edinburgh

14-29 August Mon-Sat Item-5.30pm

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Hang-27 sept everyday IO- 5

royal botanic garden

Sept , friends free)

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