display of oil paintings and colourful pencil sketches. some of which explore our relationship with animals through _, myth and exploitation. i , i I ESU GALLERY 23 Atholl Crescent. 229 t 1528. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. i Scottish Art 1995 Fri 1 l Aug-2 Sept. An exhibition of paintings including


Exhibitions are listed by category, then alphabetically by venue.

I BOURNE FINE ART 4 Dundas Street. 557 4050. Mon—Fri [Oath—6pm; Sat 10am—lpm.

The Edinburgh School In The 19505 and 508 Until 2 Sept. Oil. watercolour. pencil and chalk works by Gillies. MacTaggart. Philipson and more. Also a collection of recent pottery by William Plumptre.

I CALTON GALLERY 10 Royal Terrace. 556 1010. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

Festival Exhibition Fri 12 Aug—3 Sept. A collection of French 19th and early 20th century oil paintings and sculpture.

Oil on Canvas Until 31 Aug. A fine selection of marine paintings. ship portraits. coastal views and photographs. I CITY ART CENTRE Market Street. 529 3993. Mon—Sat lOam—6pm.

A Picture of Edinburgh Until 16 Sept. Assembled for the first time are some of the fittest views of the city both past and present. painted by artists from all over the UK and donated from public and private collections.

I CDRRYMELLA SCOTT GALLERY 37 Heriot Row. 225 8197. Mon—Sun 10am—6pm.

A Date With Fate Thurs 17—27 Aug. New paintings by Jack Vettriano.

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

Mogens Andersen Mon 14 Aug—29 Sept. An exhibition of major works by one of the pioneers of Danish abstract painting. I EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon—Sun lOam—Spm. John latham Until 2 Sept. Described as ‘the last avant-gardeist‘. Latham is one of Britain’s most radical. experimental and iconoclastic artists. with a strong focus on the social significance of art. See lectures and events. and preview

I THE EDINBURGH GALLERY 18a Dundas Street. 557 5227 & Royal College of Physicians. 9 Queen Street. Mon—Sun

1 lam—5pm.

The Edinburgh Art Show Until 24 Aug. Eleven self-contained painting exhibitions by sixteen artists. plus work by three sculptors. make this one of the best all- round contemporary art shows in the Festival.

I EDINBURGH ZOO Orientation Centre. Corstorphine Road. 334 9171. Mon—Sun 9am—6pm.

Garden Of Earthly Delights Until 8 Sept. An exhibition by artist-in-resident Sara Gibbins who. after six months close observation. has produced a fascinating

landscapes and coastal scenes.


Street. 557 5039. Mon—Sat lOam—6pm; Sun noon—4pm.

. Transitions Until 3 Sept. Born in

Edinburgh and exhibited all over the

world. Geoffrey MacEwan presents an

insight into the creative process of the artist. by documenting the transformation of prints and paintings created over the past ten years. See lectures and events.

I GILDED BALLDDN II Stepping Stones Bar. West Bow. 226 4412. Mon—Sun lOam—late.

John Hunt Until 2 Sept. Contemporary oil paintings from Orkney and the Borders. all of which are for sale.

I HANOVER FINE ARTS 22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon-Fri 10.30am—6pm;

' Sat 10am—4pm.

; Eleventh Summer Festival Exhibition

Until 2 Sept. Landscapes. still lifes and I flowers by over 60 contemporary artists

from Scotland and abroad. Plus stock exhibition of sculpture. ceramics. jewellery. prints and cards

I KINGFISHER GALLERY 5 Northumberland Street North West Lane. 557 5454. Mon—Sat Ham—4.30pm. Mardi Barrie Until 1 Sept. Teetering on the edge between reality and abstraction. Mardi Barrie's paintings make subtle use ofcolour and sensuous use of paint to create poetic and dreamlike landscapes. Mixed Exhibition Until 1 Sept. Ceramics by Paul Spence. glassware by Rosie Simmons and some stunning Mexican silverjeweller .

I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 556 8921. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm..

Hidden Assets Until 24 Sept. One of the finest collections of Scottish art in private hands. goes on show to the public this summer. Coverng 1820-1920. the exhibition includes works by McTaggart. Wilkie. Hunter and Pryde. See lectures and events.

I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75—79 Cumberland Street. 557 1020. Mon—Fri lOam—6pm; Sat 10am-4pm.

Contemporary Scottish Painting Sun 13—31 Aug. An impressive collection of work by some of Scotland’s finest painters including William Birnie and John Bellany.

Themes And Variations Sun 13—31 Aug. Oil paintings by artist Geoffrey Roper.

I OUEEN’S HALL Clerk Street. 668 3456.

l Mon—Sat 10am—5pm.

A Vase ot Pink Roses by Samuel John Peploe teatured 1n Hidden Assets: Scottish Palntlngs trom the Flemings Collection at the National Gallery of Scotland

New Art From Kazan Until 2 Sept. Paintings from a group of six artists who attended the Kazan High School of Fine Art and now live in Kazan. Tatarstan. part of the former Soviet Union.


5 Street. 558 1200. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; ; Sat 10am—4pm.

Barbara Rae Until 6 Sept. Watercolours and coloured etchings from one of

; Scotland's finest contemporary painters. ; See preview. Plus sculpture by Christie Brown and jewellery by Susan Cross.


5 Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. From London Until 5 Sept. Don't miss the

only UK showing of this powerful exhibition of figurative work by six London artists Francis Bacon. Lucian Freud. Michael Andrews. Frank

Auerbach. Leon Kossoff and R. B. Kitaj. See lectures and events.


1 Vincent Street. 557 6474. Mon—Fri

10am—5pm; Sat lOam—4pm.

Glasgow Girls and Great Women Artists of Edwardian Scotland Sat 12 Aug—2 Sept. Paintings and decorative art by a remarkable group of female artists from the turn of the century. known as The (Ilasgmt' Girls. contrasted with major

works by their contemporaries in Edinburgh and Aberdeen. I STUDIO ONE 10 Stafford Street. 226

5812. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sttn 2—5pm. Paradise And Flowers Mon 14 Aug—2

Sept. Bold. original and vivid images of tropical rainl'orests and their wildlife by ' Borneo-born artist Lulu Wong Taylor.


of lidinburgh. ()itl College. South Bridge. ; 650221 1. Tue—Sat l0am—5pm.

John Bellany Until 10 Sept. A two-part

exhibition showing recent paintings by the

artist and surveying his remarkable career as a print-maker. See lectures and events.

I WEB 13 INTERNET CAFE Bread Street.

Mon—Sun 10am—10pm.

Come As You Were Until 12 Aug. Recent

oil paintings by Simon Yuill. inspired by

photographic and video images.



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