respective careers in sculpture and architecture. The artists will give a lecture on art and architecture at 7.30pm. Thurs 18
I ROURNE FINE ART 4 Dundas Street. 557 4050. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat
Waller Hugh Paton RSA1828-1895 Until Sat 13 Mar. Scottish landscapes by a painter profoundly influenced by John Ruskin and the Pre-Raphaelites.
I RROUGHTON BOOKSHOP 2a Broughton Place. 557 8010. Tue—Fri noon—6pm; Sat 10.30am—5.30pm.
Florence and FIDWBTS: Recent Paintings by G. S. McWatt. Until 30 Apr.
I CENTRAL LIBRARY George IV Bridge. 225 5584. Mon—Fri 9am-9pm; Sat 9am—lpm.
Douglas Brown: Improvisations Until 31 Mar. Works on paper inspired by jazz.
I CITIZENS STUDIOS 17—21 Assembly Street. Leith. 554 1649. Tue—Sun noon—5pm.
Resurrection Until Sun 14 Mar. Sculpture. painting and mixed media works by eighteen artists associated with this productive studio. recently saved from closure — hence the title.
I CITY ART CENTRE Market Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm.
The Great Rubbish Show Until Sat 13 Mar. The perennial problem of rubbish
disposal and recycling re-examined and imaginatively illustrated.
MDTCBI D’Connor Until Sat 20 Mar. Near- abstract works which retain elements pertaining to O'Connor‘s native Northem Ireland. giving them an air of religious contemplation.
The City Collection: Prints and Photographs Until 27 Mar. Howson. Wisznicski. Bellany and younger artists Ashley Cook. Jane Hyslop. Paul Furneaux and Josephine Ganter. as well as historical
prints and recent photographs.
Land of the Dragon: Dlnmurs from China Until 26 Jun. During the last 30 years extensive excavations in China have revealed an unexpected wealth of dinosaur remains: today almost one sixth of all known dinosaur species have been identiﬁed from Chinese material. This exhibition. on loan from Beijing. consists of six fossilised skeletons. including ther massive 70ft-Iong. 13ft-high Mamenchisaurus.
I COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockbum Street. 220 1260. Tue—Sat 11am—5pm. Alistair Wallace: Animator 11 Until Thurs 25 Mar. More ingenious automata and kinetic sculpture from one of Edinburgh's most inventive artists.
I EASTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL (Outpatients Department). Sealield Road. info: 661 0982. Dain 9am—8pm.
Living Proof Until Sat 13 Mar. Mixed- media works produced over the last year in the workshops of Milestone. an HIV/AIDS hospice. and Solas. a support organisation for people with HIV.
I EDINBURGH GALLERY 18a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri I 1am-5pm: Sat 10am—1pm.
Jennie Tufts Until Sat 20 Mar. Vivacious and colourful ﬂower-pieces by a recipient of poster commissions from Kew Gardens. the London Underground and BBC Scotland.
I EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS WORKSHOP AND GALLERY 23 Union Street. 557 2479. Tue—Sat loam—5.30pm.
Capital Marks: New Prints from the Studio L’ntil 3 Apr. Featuring Elspeth Lamb. Barbara Rae and Iain Maclntyre. I THE FRENCH INSTITUTE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 9.30am—1.30pm. Prolect PDTOC Until 9 Apr. A multi-media show of works by Scottish students. all of them inspired by Georges Perec's novel. Les Chases.
I HANOVER FINE ART 22A Dundas Street.
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BDITICSH DAINTINCCS Iglh-ZOIh CENTIIDY I48 W081. chcnl. él Glasgow C2 2DQ 04132213005
Until 20th March
GERTRUDE HERMES R.A.R.E. 1901-1983
Wood engravings, drawings and linocuts From 1924 onwards
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photos by Carl de Keyzer
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6 March to 3 April
556 2181. Mon-Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm.
John Bathgate Until 15 Mar. Recent works in watercolours and mixed media of landscapes and flowers.
Cats and Other Animals Mon 22 Mar—5 Apr. Mixed works by gallery artists and turned wood by Leo O’Connor.
I JOHN KNOX HOUSE See entry for Netht‘rbow Arts Centre.
I MATTHEW ARCHITECTURE GALLERY University of Edinburgh. 20 Chambers Street. 650 2342. Until 19 Mar: Mon—Fri 10am—8pm; Sat and Sun 10.30am—2.20pm. 20 Mar—I Apr: Mon—Fri 10am—4.30pm; Closed Sat and Sun.
Exploring Materials: The Work of Peter RICD Until I Apr. Rice was last year's recipient of the Royal Gold Medal for Architecture — the most prestigious award for architecture in the world. This show traces his career and his unique experimentation. from site engineer on the Sydney Opera House to the Pavilion of the Future at Expo 92. in Seville.
I MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 42 High Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm. All manner of archive material and old toys relating to childhood through the
ages. 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- Impressionism. including Velazquez. El Greco. Rembrandt. Gainsborough. Degas. Van Gogh and Scottish (‘olourists
Ecco Roma: European Artists in the Eternal City Until 12 Apr. This extended exhibition looks at European artists‘ relationship with Rome across the ages. Including works by Turner. Piranesi and Bemini.
Old Master Drawings from Holkham Hall
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July 1991. this collection of eighteen outstanding drawings. the last of its kind in Britain. was saved for the nation by the combined action of eight different galleries and museums (including this one). This is a rare opportunity to see these works by Parmigianino. Bemini. Guercino. Poussin and others.
I NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND (‘ieorgc 1V Bridge. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
European Treasures: The Shared Inheritance Until 30 Apr. A sumptuous display of old books. manuscripts and maps from the library‘s collection. illustrating the ancient links between European countries. The exhibition includes the only known copy of the ﬁrst book to be printed in Scotland - by a Scot who learned his trade in France: Mary Queen of Scots' last letter. written to her brother-in-law. the King of France. and the 1456 Guttenbcrg Bible.
I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 High Street. 556 9579. Mon—Sat mam—4.30pm. ll)|. Cafe. Also admits to the John Knox House. a picturesque 15th century building. reputedly the home of the notorious Scottish church reformer. Admission £1.20/£1/50p.
Sheila K. Cameron Looking ()utwards After Looking In Until Sat 27 Mar. Discomforting images by a reclusive artist trying to make sense of her own personal experience.
I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 Cumberland Street. 557 1020. Mon-Fri 10am—6pm. Sat 10am4pm.
Cynthia Wall RSW: Prints Sat 13 Mar-—I Apr. Also. crafts by Philomena Pretsell and jewellery by Nathalie Vardey.
I PORTFOLIO GALLERY 43 Candlemaker Row. 220 191 l. Tue-Sat noon —5.30pm. John Davies: Cross Currents Until 3 Apr. Reportage meets art in I)avies's searching photographs of Europe. from tower blocks 111 Barcelona to the Berlin wall. \‘i'd PUNI-
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