Dutpost 94 is stretching the boards or art by putting itseil where people‘s money is. More than
25.1in original art vrorks the size at credit cards have been deposited in vending machines throughout Edinbrrgh city centre. to be discharged tree of charge to the public. From Waverley Station to Waterloo Place Post Office. Ginger King to the National Gallery or Scotland. putters can pick up the dinky pieces or work by 250 artists. For that final touch. you buy the corresponding artists' signatures. with all proceeds going to Scottish ADS Monitor. Simahrres and collectors’ albums are available iron the Outpost desk at the Traverse Theatre. Cambridge
Street. lion-Sat. 2—7pn.
involved in the early years of the modern movement in France . 36¢ PTCVICW-
I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY The Mound. 225 6671. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun 2—5pm. Festival hours until 4 Sept: Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun 11am-6pm. The Romantic Spirit in German Art 1790-1990 Until 7 Sept. Part I of the two- venue exhibition. See entry for the Fruitmarket Gallery.
German Prints And Drawings Until 4 Sept.
I ALTERNATIVE FINE ART 20 Haymarket Terrace. 346 7050. Mon—Sat Ham—5pm. lied Moss Project Part 111 Until 10 Sept. An environmentally-led exhibition including work by J. Lorne Inglis. plus paintings and installations in the making by Richard Burton. Peter Fothergill and Colin White.
I COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockbum Street. 220 1260. Tue—Sat Ham—5pm. Tin Until 3 Sept. Celebrating its tenth birthday. the gallery dedicated to presenting new art and artists shows its 1994 Festival exhibition — named after the traditional gift for tenth wedding anniversaries.
I CONTACT GALLERY Grindlay Court
' Centre. Grindlay Street Court. 229 7941.
Mon—Fri 10am—3.30pm; Sat noon—4pm.
‘ A Dinner or Dreams Until 3 Sept. A
' selection of work exploring the world of
dreams by Cardiff-based artist Nik Morgan. including limited edition prints.
oems and word colla es. I DANISH CULTURAL INSTITUTE Carlsberg House. 3 Doune Terrace. 225 7189. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm. lars llorgaard Until 16 Sept. An exhibition of the Danish artist's humorous work. challenging traditional views of the
I OE MARCO EUROPEAN ART FOUNDATION Old St Mary‘s School. 3 York Lane. 557 0707. Mon—Sat 10.30am—7pm; Sun 1 1.30am—5pm.
' Witness or Existence Until 3 Sept.
Exhibiting of work by six artists from Obala Gallery. Sarajevo. expressing their
experiences of war. See preview. Agongo Until 3 Sept. Damien Hirst’s ‘ installation for Agorlgo the opera, see
review. I EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon—Sun 10am—5pm. Ralph Steadman — Wine And New Whisky Drawings Until 3 Sept. The great man behind Oddbins offsales‘ distinctive identity exhibits work from his book on whisky. to be published in October. Plus work from his book The Grapes ()f Ralph. About 70 works packed with Steadman‘s rich humour are displayed. Illne Sculptors In Scotland Until 3 Sept. Nine of Scotland‘s leading sculptors have combined energies to produce this exhibition in the College's Sculpture Court.
Lifting The Kilt Until 3 Sept. The . Campaign Against Militarism provides a
provocative look at Scotland’s (alleged) militaristic and authoritarian climate.
I THE EDINBURGH GALLERY Venue 2. 18a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri Ham—5pm; Sat lOam—lpm.
The Edinburgh Art Show Until 3 Sept.
Sample work by contributors to the main , event at The Royal College of Physicians. I EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS WORKSHOP } 23 Union Street. 557 2479 Tue—Sat lOam—6pm. '. Georges Renault Until 10 Sept. A rare i chance to see the internationally g renowned French artist‘s colour aquatints i and woodcuts. created mainly during the
~ 5 '2 19305. The exhibition includes examples
i from the two major Cirrus suites. Plus new work by contemporary Scottish
artists. lotion Studio Until 2 Sept. 2—4pm. Visitor’s lean watch Edinburgh printmakers at work.
i I EDINBURGH ZOO ORIENTATION CENTRE Mike Spring and Grace Quintanilla Until
; Scottish National Zoological Park.
: Corstorphine Road. 334 9171. Mon—Sat ’ 9am—6pm; Sun 9.30am—6pm.
Animals In Sight Until 9 Sept. Artist in
j residence Carol Barrett exhibits works based on studies both within the 200‘s conﬁnes and ill the wild. during visits to
Zimbabwe and Botswana.
I FLYING COLOURS GALLERY 35 William Street. 225 6776. Tue—Fri l lam—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm.
John Cunningham IIGI Until 2 Sept. The
Glasgow artist exhibits 35 new works. mainly still life and landscapes of south
’ west Ireland. France. Italy and Scotland’s
I FRINGE CLUB Teviot Row. Bristo
' Festival Poster Exhibition Mon 15 Aug—2 Andrew Gifford and Dominic Hyman Until
Square. 226 5257/650 4673. Mon—Sun l 1 am—5 pm.
Sept. More than 200 posters on display.
highlighting the place of publicity design in the art world.
I GALLERY 41 41 Dundas Street. 557 4569. Mon—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm; Sun 1—4.30pm.
Festival Exhibition Until 31 Aug. Arts and crafts by about 40 selected Scottish artists. including watercolours. ceramics and jeweller .
I THE GRADUATE GALLERY 1 I Blackfriars Street. 557 4688. Mon—Fri 11am—8pm; Sat 9.30am—8pm; Sun 11am—5pm. Graduate artists Until 8 Sept. A worthy attempt to give artists fresh from Scotland’s four art schools a chance to unleash their energies. This exhibition including 60 framed works and 30 glass and sculptural works involves ﬁfteen graduates. See it before the gallery packs up for another year.
I HANOVER FINE ARTS 22a [)undas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pln; Sat 10am—4pm.
10th Summer Festival Exhibition Until 3 Sept. A display of paintings. silver jewellery and sculpture ill stone and wood by more than 50 gallery artists from Scotland and around the globe.
I ITALIAN INSTITUTE 82 Nicolson Street. 668 2232. Mon—Fri. lOam—lpm; 2—5pm. Graphic Design For The Duality or lite Until 9 Sept. Italian posters 1975—1993 charting social information. protest and celebration are displayed in this fascinating exhibition.
I KINGFISHER GALLERY 5 Northumberland Street Lane. 557 5454. Mon—Sat Ham—1.30pm.
Festival Exhibition Until 2 Sept. Paintings by Glasgow-born Sheila Macmillan. largely inspired by the patterns and colour in the landscapes of Scotland. France and Italy.
I LANDINGS GALLERY Over-Seas House. 100 Princes Street. 225 1501. Mon—Sun lOam—6pm.
Joe Fan Until 30 Sept. The Aberdeen- based artist and lecturer kicks off a series of one-person shows.
I LOOK TO THE WEST 137 George Street. 220 6370. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun noon—4pm.
look To The West Until 3 Sept. Just to remind us during the Festival that Glasgow and the rest of the globe exist. Glasgow artists are uniting. Their work
. includes painting.jewellery and
metalwork. I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 High Street. 556 9579. Mon—Sat 10am—4.30pm. [D]. Cafe. 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).
A Question or The Spiritual Until 3 Sept. An ambitious. challenging exhibition of
.1 installation. sculpture and mixed media by
Borders-based artist Roger Lee. Explores
; the ambiguous world of the spiritual.
1 questioning its religious basis.
3 Sept. Paintings and drawings by British
artist Spring and Mexico-born Quintanilla
— both Edinburgh Printmakers exhibitors. I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 Cumberland
‘ Street. 557 1020. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm;
Ports Ot Gall Until 1 Sept. Prints by Paul Hogarth. plus new works by Jennifer McRae. ceramics by Judith Gilmour and Phil Rogers and jewellery by Pamela Rawnsley.
Personae Until 1 Sept. An exhibition of
highly decorative portraits by Jennifer McRae.
I OUT OF THE BLUE 25 Blackfriars Street. 556 5204. Festival opening hours Mon—Sun llam—7pm.
Contemporary Scottish Art Mon 22 Aug—5 Sept. Demonstrating the wealth of talent living and working in Scotland.
20 Aug. Gifford‘s traditional landscape
paintings transformed into striking
abstract light installations and Hyman's
Simon Moore and Mark Talbott Until 20 Aug. The Newcastle-based painters with diverse stylesjoin forces for this exhibition.
I OUTPOST 94 Various Edinburgh venues. Outpost 94 An ingenious collection of 25.000 credit card-sized original art works by 250 artists. See preview.
I PROJECTIONS GALLERY 210 Portobello High Street. 657 3727. Mon—Fri
9am—5pm; Sat 10am—4pm. Ian Mastin Until 3 Sept. The artist‘s ﬁrst solo exhibition — a collection of
illustrative watercolours and acrylics. ranging from delicate floral studies to depictions of life in East Lothian.
I OUEEN’S HALL Clerk Street. 668 2019. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm.
Festival Exhibition Until 5 Sept. Joining forces are two contemporary Russian artists — Alexander Artamonov. specialising in stylised portraits and still lifes and llgizar Khasanov. influenced by
oriental painting and the cubists.
I ROYAL CMEGE OF PHYSICIANS Great Hall. 9 Queen Street. 557 5227. Mon—Sun 10am—5pm.
The Edinburgh Art Show Until 24 Aug. Admission £2 (£1). The largest privately- organised exhibition of Scottish contemporary art this year. including the work of Glasgow-based Jenny Saville. Edinburgh-bom Brendan Kelly and sculptor Kate Robinson. Stirring stuff.
I ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY The Mound. 225 6671. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun 2—5pm. Festival hours Mon 15 Aug—4 Sept: Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun
1 1am—6pm. Jenrlood Painting Prize: Shortlisted Artists Until 4 Sept. In the RSA's Black and White Room. a selection of work from six shortlisted artists hoping to pocket Britain's largest painting prize. worth £30,000.
I SCOTTISH GALLERY I6 Dundas Street. 558 1200. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm.
Festival Exhibition Until 7 Sept. New paintings by Elizabeth Blackadder. ceramics by Philip Eglin. Dorothy Hogg’s jewellery and carving by Susan Wraight. I SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road. 556 8921. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 2—5pm. [D]. Cafe. The gallery's justly renowned cafe is open Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 2—5pm. Entry to the permanent collection is free. It features works by Picasso. Matisse. Mondrian and 20th century Scottish
I William Gillies: Watercolours or Scotland ‘ Until 25 Sept. Seventy watercolours of the 1 Fife coast. the border countryside and the 5 west coasi‘s rugged landscape. painted in 1 this artist’s highly-developed loose.
, expressive style.
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