I MITCHELL THEATRE Granville Street. 227 5033. Mon-Sat lOam—Spm (later on evenings with theatre performances). nobert Parsital Finch Until 28 Nov. An exhibition of paintings by the artistic director of the New Glasgow Theatre Company. focusing on the development of human thought and imagination.

I NS GALLERY 53 Cresswell Street. 334 4240. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm; Sun noon-5pm.

Alexandra Gardner Until 21 Nov. Ar. exhibition of 25 years' work by the former Glasgow School of Art tutor.

I PROJECT ABILITY 18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon—Fri lOam—Spm.

Transition Until 4 Nov. A tilm and video installation by Andy Mackinuon.

AND ART 2 Castle Street. 553 2557. Mon-Sat l()am—5pm; Sun llam~5pm. Free. [D].

To Life! The Jewish Year In The Art Of Data Holzhandler Fri Oct 14-26 March 1995. Inspired by Jewish mysticism and her childhood in Paris and London. Holzhautller celebrates festivals. holy days and Jewish celebrations in her paintings. See in The Frame.

I SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 1202. Mon-Sat lOam—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. Cafe. [D].

Les Trols Semaines Francaises Until Sat 29 Oct. Art and cultural exhibitions from Languedoc Roussillttn.

I TRAMWAY 25 Albert Drive. 227 5.511. Wed—Stir. llam-«5pin.

From Lite Until 27 Nov. Christine Bot-land stretches the bounds of art 111 a challenging exhibition. focusing on the posthumous reconstrucziott til' a human being. It promises to raise potentially controversial scientific. artistic and legal issues.

Imagine You Are Walking Until 27 Nov. In the Protect room. .: var. i?\ Jttlian ()pie.

I rnAiISMtssmtt cancer in King

Street. 552 4813. I‘tie- Sat llant-~5.3()pm. Couch Potatoes UntLt .~;:tt 3: Ut‘i. Your opportunity to access film: and \ itleo works by a range of ‘-1t:t;; and

international artists


I BRUNTON THEATRE Musselburgh. 665 2240. DION-Sill it‘.t.n ~Ol“ll.

FIOWBI’S Lilliii 5 :\'t-\ \\':ttt:lcolt\tlrs celebrating the beauty and allure of flowers. by Jenny Shaw Garner. an Edinburgh-based guipl‘tic artist who worked with fashion designer '/andra Rhodes in the 1970s.

I CAMEO CINEMA Home Street. 248 4141. See Film listings for opening hours. Photographic Prints A portfolio of photographs from the Edinburgh Women Artist's Group.

I CITY ART CENTRE 2 Market Street. 529 3541. Mon—Sat l()ant-—5pm.

The Design Works Experience Until 7 Jan. Serious fun for all the family. this is a hands-on hive of activity designed for kids of all ages. An exhibition of

I St munco museum or RELIGIOUS LIFE I

Margaret Watkin’s The Wharf, part of a retrospective exhibition at Glasgow’s Street level Gallery

I traditional and hi-tech toy designs. giving

children a chance to create for themselves.


Emporium. 7 Devon Place. 229 8391.

Mon—Fri 9am—6pm; Sat lOam—6pm; Sun 11am—5pm.

Four Russian Artists Until 12 Nov. From Moscow comes the work of three artists in lluenccd by the mood of turn-of-the- century Russia. Natalia Kharina. Sergei M ironchev and Faina Kremerman combine with Moscow-born Maria Rud. who has lived and worked in Edinburgh for the last year.

I COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 1260. Tue—Sat 11am—5pm. Space For Living Until Sat 29 Oct. Colin Lindsay‘s sculptures. created from everyday objects and industrial materials, raising issues of possibility.

Outpost Until Sat 29 Oct. Encouraging viewers to assume the roles ofcurator. buyer. editor and spectator. Outpost involved us punters collecting free credit card-sized pieces of art from city centre vending machines during the Edinburgh Festival. The idea to buy corresponding signatures and compile a unique album of modern art. See a selection of the work in this exhibition.


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Artist For A Week Sats 3—5pm. The series building bridges between the public and artists continues with a lively show of bright new talent. Meet the artists at work. I THE CONTACT GALLERY Grindlay Court Square. Grindlay Street Court. 229 7941. Mon-Thurs 9am—4pm; Fri 9am-2.30pm. Contacts Four Until 4 Nov. The fourth in a series of exhibitions from workshops led by professional artists explores the medium ofcarving. Plus artist Anne Roberts' multi-media work. on show for the first time in Scotland.

I DANISH CULTURAL INSTITUTE Carlsberg House. 3 Doune Terrac. 225 7189. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm.

In Between Until 18 Nov. The work of three Danish students at the Edinburgh College of Art Maria Ginnerup‘s installation. supported by texts; Mette Grunning's photographs. exploring movement and Helle Habbes' wooden sculpture. prints and drawings.

I THE OIGNON COLLECTIVE 46 Dundas Street. 556 1820. Tues—Sat noon—6pm (Thurs noon—7.30pm).

Corsetry And The Lack Thereof Until Sat 29 Oct. The life of the corset is explored in this exhibition of sculpture. pn'nts. ceramics. furniture and more. involving the work of established British artists and recent graduates. Alongside corsets by dressmakers are less conventional designs. made from materials like dried fruit and wrought iron. Ouch.

I EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon—Thurs lOam—8pm; Fri lOam-Spm; Sat 10am-2pm.

8081. Eleventh Annual Open Exhibition Until Fri 28 Oct. This year‘s Royal National Overseas open exhibition features 53 works. selected from 400. from 28 Commonwealth countries. Included are Scots artists Michael Agnew and Joanne Hodgen.

I THE EDINBURGH GALLERY 18a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri 11am-5pm; Sat lOam—lpm.

Mixed Exhibition The work of Brenda Lenaghan. inspired by her love of travel. and Jenny Matthews. one of Scotland's most prolific watercolour painters.


23 Union Street, 557 2479. Tue—Sat lOam—6pm.

Meeting Places Until 5 Nov. Etchings and drawings from London-based artist and printrnaker Jane Joseph. trawling the contemplative spots of Edinburgh and London.

I EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE Lothian Road. 228 2688. See Film listings for opening hours.

Works On Paper Until Sat 29 Oct. An exhibition of work by Lynn Ahrens.

I ENGLISH SPEAKING UNION GALLERY 23 Atholl Crescent. 23 Atholl Crescent. Mon. Wed—Sat 10.30am—4.30pm; Tue 10.30am—l2.30pm.

The Jungle oi Anthea Lewis Mon 24 Oct-l2 Nov. A one-woman exhibition of paintings and mixed media by Lewis.

I FLYING COLOURS GALLERY 35 William Street, 225 6776. Tue—Fri 11am-6pm; Sat lOam—2pm.

Jean 8. Martin Until Wed 26 Oct. Paintings by the Glasgow School of Art- trained artist.

I THE FRUITMARNET GALLERY 29 Market Street. 225 2383. Tue—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm.

BT New Contemporaries Until 12 Nov. A national touring exhibition exploring the realms of imagination. sensitivity, reality. humour and blood thirsty intrigue. Selected by freelance curator Barry Barker. sculptor Rachel Whiteread and editor of Art Mont/11v. Patricia Bickers. See preview.

I THE GALLERY IN THE BUILDING 233 Cowgate. 225 3013. Tue—Sat noon—6pm. Lucy Ross Until Sat 29 Oct. New abstract and figurative paintings. plus a lit copper sculpture, developed by Ross for a special needs dance production earlier this year. I HANOVER FINE ARTS 22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. The Flower And The Bird Until Mon 24 Oct. Reflections on nature and the power of light. in an exhibition of paintings by Carol Carstairs. Also. work in wood. lead. stone and astel by Graciela Ainsworth. I THE N HERBOW 43/45 High Street. 556 9579/2647. Mon—Sat 10am-4.30pm. Mythologies Mon 24 Oct-l9 Nov. Exploring the role of the myth in shaping modern society are three Edinburgh College of Art graduates Alan Ramsay. Deryk Thomas and Alan McGowan.

I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 Cumberland Street. 557 1020. Mon—Fri lOam—6pm; Sat lOam—4pm.

Mixed Exhibition Until 3 Nov. Paintings by Jack Firth RSW, ceramic sculpture by Walter Awlson. prints by Terence Quinn and jewellery by Mairi Macdonald and Nicola Becci.

I OUT OF THE BLUE ARTSPACE 25 Blackfriars Street. 556 5204. Tue—Sat 11am-5pm; Sun 2pm—5pm.

Another Green World Until 12 Nov. A breath of fresh air on the art exhibition circuit. this is a display of science-fantasy comic art by Jamie Grant and Chad McCail.

The Body Politic Until Sat 22 Oct. Exploring the gulfbetween traditional or popular attitudes and the experiences of those affected.

I OUEEN’S HALL Clerk Street. 668 2019. Mon-Sat lOam-Spm.

The Sea, The Sea! Until Sun 30 Oct. Front the Edinburgh Printmakers' Workshop comes a folio of work by selected artists with a common interest in the sea.

line Translations From The Chinese Until Sun 30 Oct. Scottish artist and traveller George Donald has collaborated with screenprinter Carol Robertson to produce nine screenprints. complemented by hand- printed text pieces containing a Chinese

poem. I ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN 1nverleith Row. 552 7171. Daily lOam—8pm; Cafe.


Wildwood Until 18 Dec. An exciting and highly visual look at the story of Scotland's woodland. past. present and future. with slides. a sculptured woodland

66 The List 21 October—3 November 1994