Portrait of an age: a photograph of Tause Sogu, from 1875, which features in Roots: The African Heritance in Scotland at Edinburgh's City Art Centre from 24

during a workshop at Grintllay Court led by Ross Georgeson.


88 Hanover Street. 220 4403. Daily

I lam—l()pm (7pm Sun).

Rich 0r Poor Until 20 May. Graphic interpretations of the words rich and poor. using any medium by staff antl students from the Illustration Department at Edinburgh College of Art.


l8a Dundas Street. 557 5227. :‘VIon—l‘ri

l lam—5pm; Sat l()am— l pm.

Josephine Graham Until 27 May. Work by Josephine Graham including colourful still life. figurative work antl scenes from Venice.


Lothian Road. Daily l()am—l lpm. l(ato Apo Until 24 May. N wv work by Angel Bowman in the form of paintings and video pieces.


35 William Street. 225 2 l‘)6. Tue~l~ri llam—5pm; Sat l()am--lpm.

Susan Woods Until 3| May. New paintings by Susan Woods.


4.5 Market Street. 225 2383. Tue—Sat l().30am—5.3()pm; Sttn noon—-5pm. About Vision Until 3l May. A selection of the best new British paintings in the l990s by nineteen artists including work by Callum Innes. Lisa Milroy. David Austen. Jane Harris. Chris Foil and Fiona Rae.


4| Dundas Street. 557 456‘). Mon~Sat l().3()am—5.3()pm.

Catriona Campbell Until 4 Jun. New

May-12 July.

paintings by Catriona Campbell. Simone Lyon Until 4 Jun. Ceramic sculptures.

Jeff Soan Until 4 Juli. New creations by Jeff Soan.


32 Shandwick Place. 225 ()l5l. Mon—Wed 9am-5.3()pm; Thurs 9am-7pm; Fri 9am—5.3()pm; Sat 9am—6pm; Sun I l.3()am~5.3()pm. Edward Fellows Until 6 Jun. Wall-based sculptural reliefs made tip of different components that offer the chance for play and rearrangement.


22a Dundas Street. 556 218 I. Tue—Fri l().3()am—6pm; Sat l()am—4pm.

Mike Cairncross Until 24 May. Recent sculptures using Scottish marble. together with a collection of his paintings in oils and watercolours.

Spring Mixed Exhibition - Part II Until 24 May. A selection of gallery artists different from last month’s. showing a wide range of subject matter in a variety of media.


l3 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri l()am--6.3()pm; Sat l()am—l.3()pm.

L'Esprit De La Forét - Les Pygmees Aka Until 7 Jill. In celebration of the Scotland/Africa ()7 season. a series of photographs by Bernard Descamps. taken in Africa between l‘)‘)3 and l996.


65 The Shore. 553 5255. Tue—Fri

llamvo m; Sat llam—4pm.

Paul Te ford and Scott Waugh Until 19 May. Still life from Paul Telford and figurative. architectural and still life works from Scott Waugh.


5 Northumberland Street Lane. 557 5454.

Tue-Sat l lam—4.30pm.

Donald Hamilton Fraser RA Until l6 May. New paintings and prints of European images of sea and land. particularly of Dubrovnik.

Eoghan Bridge Until to May. Bronze and ceramic sculpture.


4 Dundas Street. 558 9544. Mon—Fri l0am—6pm; Sat l()am— l pm.

An Artist's Map Of Scotland Wed 7—31 May. The gallery‘s annual topographical exhibition of oil paintings. watercolours and prints of Scotland. as portrayed by many of the leading names in Scottiin Paintings of the l9th and 20th centuries. Artists include William Miller Frazer. Waller Hugh Paton. Arthur Perigal and David West.

MATTHEW ARCHITECTURE GALLERY University of Edinburgh. Department of Architecture. 20 Chambers Street. 650 2342. Mon—Hi I()am—4.3()pm.

Allan Murray Architects Until 16 May. The first exhibition from this young Edinburgh-based practice focuses on their extraordinary number of competition-winning schetnes and includes work not yet shown to the public.

Richard Murphy Architects Wed 2 I May—l-I Jun. The practice is now established on a national and international stage after winning a succession of projects including the new Dundee Art Centre. This exhibition looks back on early award winning domestic commissions. See preview.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road. 556 8921 Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. An impressive collection of 20th century art. including works by Picasso. Matisse. Moore. Hockney. Bellany. plus a selection of Dada and Surrealist paintings.

Picasso: Works From The Collection

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And Works On Loan Until 9 Nov. The Gallery's permanent collection of work by Picasso is on display. plus works on loan which include a portrait of Lee Miller created in 1937 and a 1940s” portrait of Picasso's mistress Dora Maar which has not previously been exhibited in Britain.

Contemporary Botanical Painting From The Shirley Sherwood Collection Sat 24 May—I3 .lul. This exhibition will be held in the Gymnasium behind the Gallery of Modern Art. In celebration of the arrival of spring. a collection of over 35 botanical paintings and drawings from the collection of Shirley Sherwood. Rory McEwan. Francesca Anderson and Margaret Mee are among the featured artists.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 556 892 I. Mon Sat l()am--5pm; Sun 2--5pm.

The home of a fine collection of works from the Renaissance to Post— Impressionism. including Rembrandt. Degas and Van Gogh. plus Antonio Canova‘s beautiful sculpture The Three Graces. in residence at the gallery until l()Q‘).

Cassiano Dal Pozzo's Paper Museum: Drawings From The Royal Collection Until 8 Jun. A fascinating display of drawings and watercolours. which were assembled in Rome by collector Cassiano dal Pozzo in the first halfof the l7th century. The collection reflects the encyclopaetlic range of interests of tlal I’o/zo. who was at the ‘cutting edge‘ of scientific and antiquarian studies. On loan from the Royal Library at Windsor Castle.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 556 892i Mon-Sat l(latn—5ptrt; Sun 2 -5pm. A stunning collection of portraits of famous faces from the l6th century to present day. plus

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