Hot pink dog: Andy Warhol's canine portrait forms part of Surrealism And After
at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, until 9 Nov
Intercity l’ntil 2 Aug. The work of Glasgow Print Sttidio comes to Edinburgh as these two print studios show their respective counterparts a selection of their best work.
58 St Stephen Street. 225 5558. Wed—Fri iioon—-5.30piii; Sat 1 1.30am—5piii. Summer Exhibition Until 31 Jul. Paintings and prints by a group of leading Scottish contetiiporary artists. and an exhibition ofcartoon and caricature by national cartoonists featuring. among others. Mall of the Daily 'li'lt'erttp/i. Chris Wheeler of The [lit/(’Pt’llt/c’lll and Martin Rowsoit and Steye Bell of The (innit/tun.
ROMANIAN CULTURAL CENTRE
166 High Street. 226 3477. Mon—Sat 10am 6pm; Stiti 27-5pm.
Summer Gardens Until 14 Jul. Eyocaliye paintings by Cristina Ciobanu — the result of a summer spent in Tescani at the house and gardens of Romania's famous composer. George Enescu.
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN lnyerleith House. lnyerleith Row. 552 7171. Wed-Sun 10am 5pm.
Grey Walls Work t'ntil 27 Jul. An exhibition made for the whole of lnyei'leitli House by American conceptual artist Richard 'l‘tittle. The works liay e all been made to be exhibited against the pale grey walls. and there will be new pieces relating to the garden outside. Where Ochre Turns To Violet Caledoiiiaii llall. l)aily 11am 5pm. lfntil 11 .1111. large-scale sculptures made of clay by Nicola Sclii'udde.
ROYAL OVER-SEAS HOUSE
Landings Gallery. 100 Princes Street. 225 1501. Daily 10am 6pm.
Four Kenyan Artists t‘ntil to Jul, An exhibition of work by four Kenyan artists. (iakonga .l. (iakonga. Stanislaus Makelele. Patrick Manila and .loliii Ndaiiibo. Part of Scotland/Ali ica ‘)7
THE SCOTTISH GALLERY
l61)tmtlas Street. 558 1200, Mon I'l'l 10am 6pm; Sat 10am -lpiii.
Summer Exhibition l'ntil 2 Aug. Contemporary and 2011i century Scottish paintings.
Philip Eglin l‘iitil 2 Atig. (’oiiteiiipoi'ary ceramics.
Paper And Plastic l'ntil 2 Atig. An exciting and colourful collection of contemporary jewellery by Various artists.
298 I)undas Street. 556 6366. Mon-Fri llam--6pm; Sat 1.30—4pm.
Gilliam Goodheir Until 12 Jul. Recent paintings.
7 Hells Brae. Dean Village. 225 382‘). Daily 10am~-6 m.
The Route O The Acorn Tue 22 .ltil Sal ‘) Aug. New sculpture by Adam Zyw reﬂecting the sculptor‘s relationship with oak in the form of arcane maritime charts.
THE GEORGIAN HOUSE
7 Charlotte Square. 225 2160. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. Open until 31 Get. An 18th century house which reconstructs Georgian life iii Edinburgh's elegant New Town.
~177b High Street. 226 5856. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. ()peii tiiitil 31 ()ct. Completed in 1620 and now refurbished as a home in Edinburgh's Old Town of the period.
HUNTLY HOUSE MUSEUM
142 Canongate. 52‘) 4143. Mon -Sat 10aiii--6pm. Packed with historic artefacts. this museum tells the story of Edinburgh's past and its people.
MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD ~12 Iliin Street. 52‘) 41-12. Mon Sun 10am-6pm. All manner of archiye material and old toys relating to childhood through the ages. PEOPLE'S STORY 16.3 Canongate. 52‘) 4057. Mon -Sal l0aiii—6piii. The sights. sounds and eyeii smells of Edinburgh folk from the 18th century onwards.
ROYAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND
2 (‘liaiiibers Street. 225 753-1. Mon Sat 10am 5pm (Tue tllllll Spirit; Stiii
Art 8t Industry An educational and fun interactiye gallery that features eyerytliing from an Elton John stage stiit to a Charles Rennie Mackintosh bookcase. plus the chance to step back 111 time and re—li\c the fashions. music and pastimes of the l‘)5()s. 60s. 70s and 80s. The Ivy Wu Gallery This new. permanent gallery features a superb collection of artworks front China. Japan and Korea. with costumes. ceramics. furniture and prints. many of which are on show for the first llltle.
Shibata Zeshin l'ntil I ()et. Ill the Ivy Wu Gallery. a collection of rare .lapanese lacquerware by one of its greatest exponents. Shibata Zeshin. This display presents over 70 of his finest works from the collection of Nasser l). Khalili. Scottish Ceramics Today Until 13 Jul. ()rganised with the Scottish Potter's Association. a display of today's best ceramic work with thirteen selected artists producing work specially for this show.
Lady Stair"s Close. 52‘) 4901. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm. A treasure-house of items relating to three of Scotland's most famous writers: Robert Louis Stevenson. Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott. Arthur Conan Doyle - The Edinburgh Connection Until 27 Sep. An exhibition
looking at the life and work of the creator
ofSherlock Holmes. the world‘s greatest fictional detectiye.
OUTSIDE THE CITIES
EAST KILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE
()ld Coach Road. East Mains. 01355 261000. Mon -l"ri 10am—10pm: Sat/Suit noon—- 10pm.
Recent Works Until 20 Jul. Paintings. drawings arid sculpture by Robert Johiistone. 1.ee MacMillan and David Crockett.
MOTHERWELL HERITAGE CENTRE High Road. Mon-Sat 10am 6pm; Stiii noon—-5piii.
The Peopling Of Lanarkshire Mail 17 Aug. An exhibition tracing the rich cultural diyersity of the groups of people who liaye made tip the population of North l.aiiarksbire since Rotiiaii times.
CRAWFORD ARTS CENTRE
03 North Street. (ll33-I 47-1611). .\ltlll 10am -5pm: Stiii 2 5pm.
Nature Incorporated t‘ntil 17Aug. A Variety of work in different media. where natural materials are incorporated in sometimes surprising ways. Artists include Anderson-(ilob. 1)ail lieliaiinali. lris Bertz. Philippa Crawford. Christina lsaacs. .lactiui Nixon and Moria Scott Watercolours Of Scotland t’ntil 17 Aug. An opportunity to see the first Scottish exhibition of \y'illc‘l'c‘tlltnll' paintings by lloiig Kong-based artist. Mignonelte Yin Clieng.
Model Cities: Chicago Wed 16 Jul. 6pm. £3 (£1.50). Glasgow Film Theatre. Professor Anthony Jones. president of The School ofArt Institute ofChicago. compares and contrasts Glasgow and Chicago‘s architectural heritage and legacy.
The Virgin And Child In A Landscape With St John The Baptist And Another Male Saint Fri 11 Jul. 12.45pm. National Gallery Of Scotland. Michael Bury talks about Titian's paiiititig.
John Maxwell Mon 14 Jul. 12.45pm. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. A talk about the artist by Matthew Wellard.
Duchess 0f Gordon With The Marquess 0f Huntly Wed 16 Jul. 12.45pm. Scottish National Portrait Gallery. Elizabeth Allen talks about the work of George Romney.
Mars And Venus Fri 18 Jul. 12.45pm. National Gallery Of Scotland. Paolo Veronese's painting is discussed by Siobhan l)ougherty and Ken Neil.
The Spider Mon 21 Jul. 12.45pm. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Alexander Calders work is discussed by Victoria Keller.
Christopher North Wed 23 Jul. 12.45pm. Scottish National Portrait Gallery. Thomas Duncan's painting is ptit under the spotlight by Susan Edwards.
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Sunday 14.00- 17.00
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