0n the run: detail from a Picasso etching on show at
Edinburgh Printmakers workshop
23 Union Street. 557 247‘). Tue—Sat 10am-6pm.
Picasso Until Sat 13 Sep. Selected graphic works by Pablo Picasso.
THE RANDOLPH GALLERY
I() Randolph Crescent. 558 I2()(). Mon—Fri l()am--6pm; Sat I()am-4ptn. The Scottish Colourists Until Sat 30 Attg. In association with the Scottish Gallery and Ewan Mundy Fine Art. a selection of paintings and drawings by S]. Peploe. PCB. CadeII. II). Pet‘gusson and Leslie Hunter.
REIACH AND HALL ARCHITECTS
6 I)arnaway Street. 225 8444. Mon— I-‘ri ‘).3()am—4.3()pm.
Thomas Struth Until Fri 22 Aug. A collection of photographs by Thomas Struth. who was a fortner student of Gerhard Richter. including lownscapes of Edinburgh and portraits.
I5 Rutland Square. 22‘) 7545. Mon- I‘ri 9am—5pm. (Also Sat I()attt-~1ptti during Festival).
Creative Continuity Until Thu 2 ()cl. Selected architectural projects by James Stirling and Michael \V'tlford 8: Partners.
58 St Stephen Street. 225 5558. Wed—Fri noon—5.30pm; Sat
Ralph Steadman Until Sat 3() Aug. Experimental work including collage and photographically manipulated images.
Joan Gillespie Until Sat 30 Aug. Mediterranean paintings including still lifes. street scenes and landscapes.
ROMANIAN CULTURAL CENTRE
I66 High Street. 226 3-177. Mon—Sat l()am—6pm; Stm 2—5pm.
Contemporary Romanian Art Until Sun 5 ()ct. Work by three Romanian artists; Horia Bernea. Sorin l)ttmitrescu and Ion Gheorghiu.
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN
Inverleith House. Inverlcith Row. 552 7I7I. Daily I0am—5pm.
Theories Of The Decorative - Abstraction And Ornament In Contemporary Painting Sat 9 Aug—Sun 5 Oct. The show features seven tnajor painters showing for the first time in Scotland; Philip Taaffe. lngo Meller. Beatriz Milhazees. Fabian Marcaccio. Leslie Wayne. Juan Usle and Dav id Reed. Each artist will show in one of the seven rooms of Inverlcith House.
HANOVER FINE ARTS
13th International Festival Exhibition
Paintings by over 60 Artists from Scotland & Abroad inc. Belgium. Brazil. Canada. China. Germany. India. Romania. Russia. Ukraine & USA.
also ceramics. Indian & wooden boxes. jewellery. sculpture. cushions & prints “...accessible paintings at accessible prices ...” (Financial Times) 4th ~ 30th August I997
Mon-Fri 10.30-6; Sat 10-5 22A DUNDAS ST. EDINBURGH EH3 6JN TELEPHONE/FAX: 0131-556 2181
ROYAL FINE ART COMMISSION FOR SCOTLAND
Bakehouse Close. I46 Canongate. 556 6699. Daily I()am—4 tn.
Poole Harbour Bri ge Design Competition Until Fri 2‘) Aug. lti an effort to make bridges exciting and creative. the Highways Agency decided to hold an international design competition. This exhibition shows the range and innovation frotn the many entries. See Lectures 8: Events.
THE ROYAL OBSERVATORY
Visitor Centre. Blackford Hill. 668 8405. Mon—Sat I()am-«5pm; Sun noon--5pm. £2.50 (£1.50).
The Big Bang Until Mon 20 Get. A unique exhibition which reveals all about the birth of the Universe.
ROYAL OVER-SEAS HOUSE
Landings Gallery. I00 Princes Street. 225 I501. Daily I()am—6pm.
The Mancunian Way Until Sun 31 Aug. Paintings by Liam Spencer focusing on the hidden beauty of the urban landscape surrounding the artist’s studio on the periphery of Manchester city centre.
ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY
Princes Street. 225 667 I. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. (I‘esiival opening hours: Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun I lam—6pm). £4 (£2).
Raeburn Until Sun 5 ()ct. A large selection of work by Scotland's celebrated artist. Sir Henry Raeburn. with over 60 masterpieces chosen from collections throughout the world.
New Small Works 97 Fri 8 Aug—Sun 2| Sep. New works by members of the RSA.
THE SCOTCH MALT WHISKY SOCIETY The Vaults. 87 Giles Street. Leith. 554 3451. Mon-Fri Ham—6pm; Sat—Sun 2—5pnt
The Festival Of Scottish Art Exhibition Until Sat 30 Aug. In conjunction with the Leith Gallery. a mixed media show.
THE SCOTTISH GALLERY
I6 [)undas Street. 558 I200. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—5pm.
John Houston Until Wed 3 Sep. A new series of landscapes ranging from his native Fife to recent trips to Venice and Japan. Michael Lloyd Until Wed 3 Sep. After receiving a major Arts Foundation award. new works in both chased and gilded silver and copper.
Takeshi Yasuda Until Wed 3 Sep. New ceramics
17 ROYAL TERRACE MEWS
I7 Royal Terrace. Daily 12am—6pm. House Works Until Sun 24 Aug. An exhibition of objects and drawings by Edward Fellows in a house designed by Richard Murphy Architects. See review.
St Bride‘s. I() ()rwell Terrace. 346 I405. Mon~Sat IOam—I Ipm.
Drawn To Dance Until Sat 30 Aug. An exhibition of work by Brian Hartley. based on the dynatnistn of the human body.
I() Stafford Street. 226 58 I 2. Mon—Sat l()am—6pm; Sun 2—5pm.
From Noah’s Ark To Central Park Until Sat 30 Aug. Contemporary art and illustration from Roger la Borde.
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CON TEMPORARY CRAFTS
THURSDA Y 21 -
The Edinburgh Festival of Contemporary Crafts 199 7 MONDAY 25 AUGUST
Edinburgh International Conference Centre Morrison Street, Edinburgh
Doors open 11am daily Admission £4. 50 including catalogue
22~28 Aug I997 musics