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exhibition of photography by Isis Women's Group. Solas. Edinburgh Streetwork Project. Snapcorp photography group and Drylaw Women's Group. Part t)fl)il'it/et/ ('ity.


75—7‘) Cumberland Street. 557 1020. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am-4pm. Boxing Clever Until Thu 2 Apr. Contemporary boxes by twenty British makers.

New Blood Until Thu 2 Apr. New paintings by Michael Agnew. David Constable. Andrew Cranston. Joe Fan and Barry McGlashan.

A European Journey Until Thu 2 Twentieth century works on paper.

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21 St Leonards Lane. 662 1612. Mon—Sat l0am—5pm; Sun noon—4pm.

A Garland 0f Flowers Until Sun to Apr. A major selling exhibition of oltl tapestry rugs being shown in Scotland for the lirst time.


Patriothall Studios. off48 Hamilton Place. 225 I289. Mon—Sat 11am—6pm; Sun noon—4pm.

Anne Wilson Sat 28 Mar—Wed 1 Apr. New paintings.


43 Candletnaker Row. 220 I91 1. Tue—Sat lawn—5.30pm.

Avi Holtzman: The War Trilogy Until Sat 28 Mar. A series of large colour photographs depicting the scars carried by the Israeli landscape as a result of this country’s recent political history.

No man's land o desert landscape under fire in Israel's borders photographed by Avi Holtzman, on show at

Paul Keir and Susan Derges Sat 21 lvlar—Sun 26 Apr. A first major solo exhibition in his native Scotland by Paul Keir. Among his monochromatic drawings on a variety of materials. he is creating several wall drawings in .vt'tu. Susan Derges shows previous bodies of work including large photograms of the River Taw taken at night using flashlight. The Island Of Rum Until Tue 31 Mar. (Exhibition Hall. Daily l()am--3.30pm). An insight into the history and magic of this unique Scottish island. curated by Scottish Natural Heritage.


The Link Gallery. Morningside. 22‘) 3555.

Kate Gray and Dale Rowe Until Thu 30 Apr. An exhibition of photography. painting. drawing and computer- generated images.

ROYAL INFIRMARY OF EDINBURGH The Pelican Gallery. Lauriston Place. 22‘) 3555.

Transitions l'ittil Thu 30 Apr. A range of work produced by residents of (iogarburn Hospital involved iii the ‘Art ()fChange‘ project.


Howard Bar. Grindlay Street. 22‘) 6997. David Bell Until Still 3 May. Recent paintings.


Landings Gallery. 100 Princes Street. 225 1501. Daily 10am 6pm.

Frames Of Mind Until Fri 27 Mai: A first solo exhibition of work by Bangladeshi artist. Rakceb llassatt.


23 Union Street. 557 247‘). Tue—Sat lOam—6pm.

Classic Print Collection Until Tue 31 Mar. An opportunity to purchase a folio of ten classic limited edition prints from £500. Contact Workshop for more information.


15 Rutland Square. 22‘) 7545. Mon-Fri 9am—5pm.

Graham Law Architect. Artist (1923-1996). Mon 23 Mar—Fri 3 Apr. A retrospective exhibition looking at the work ofGraham Law. Included in the display will be designs for the award- winning theatres at lnverness and Pitlochry. as well as slides from exhibitions he designed for the Edinburgh Festival.

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN lnverleith House. lnverleith Row. 552 7171. Tue-Sun 10am—5pm.


16 Dtlndas Street. 558 1200. Mott 1‘ri l0am~~6pm; Sat 10am-4pm.

Alexander Fraser antil Wetl I Apr. New paintings.

Peter Hayes Until Wed 1 Apr. Ceramics.


23 Cockburn Street. 622 6200. Tue—Sat l0anl--6pm.

Natural Science Until Sat 21 Mar. This new exhibition links the work of Gerhard Lang. Cornelia Parker and Alati Thomson. all of whose work imolves exploring the relationship between science. know ledge and the phenomenological.

Dominique Blain Sat 28 Mar ‘Sat 9 May. New work from this French- Canadian artist. who uses materials originating frotn historical archives. See preview.

TALBOT RICE GALLERY University of Edinburgh. ()ld College.


South Bridge. 6502211. Tue -Sat l()allt--5prll.

In Situ Until Sat IS Apr. An exhibition of site-specific works by six recent graduates of lidinburgh College of Art. See review.

TORRANCE GALLERY 29b Dundas Street. 556 6366. Mon» Sat llanr6pm; Sat 10.30am—4pm.

Enid Foote-Watts and Norma Hansell Until Sat 28 Mar. Recent paintings.



142 Canongate. 529 4143. Mon—Sat 10am -5pm. Packed with historic artefacts. this museum tells the story of lidinburgh's past and its people.

Our Commonwealth Until Tue 31 Mar, A look at how lidinburgh represents a Commonwealth of people with different identities. experiences and histories. Wha's Like Us? Until Tue 3| Mar. An exhibition looking at Scottish identity. MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 42 High Street. 52‘) 4142. Mon Sun 10am -5pm. All manner of archive material and old toys relating to childhood through the ages.

Children’s Art From Bosnia UIIIII Sat 21 Mar. Artists Miriam de Btirca and Kate Rodgers travelled to Bosrira with all litlinburgh Direct Aid convoy and worked with children. This is the first showing of their artwork and among the ‘typical cltildislt images' appear disturbing images of war and death.


163 Canongate. 52‘) 4057. Mon— Sat l()am--5pm. The sights. sounds and even smells of Edinburgh folk from the 18th century onwards.


2 Chattlbers Street. 225 7534. Mon—Sat l0am-5pm (Rpm Tue); Stilt noon-5pm. £3 (£1.50); children free.

Art 8t Industry An educational and fun interactive gallery that features everything from an lilton John stage suit to a Charles Rennie Mackintosh bookcase. plus the chance to step back in time and re—live the fashions. music and pastillles of the 195(ls. 60s. 70s and 80s. The Ivy Wu Gallery This permanent gallery features a superb collection of artworks from China. Japan and Korea. with costumes. ceramics. furniture and prints.

The Ainu Bear Festival Until Tue 31 Mar. An insight into the lives of the indigenous people who live in Northern Japan. Featured in the exhibition is a unique collection ofAinu costume and

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decorative objects used during The Bear Festival. irt which a bear would be killed as a means of returning him to his spiritual home.

Petrified Garden Until Sun 29 Mar. A series of photo montages by Mark Johnston focusing on stone circles. cairns and other monuments.


Lady Stair's Close. 52‘) 4901. Mort—Sat 10am—5pm. A treasure-house of items relating to three of Scotland's most famous writers: Robert Louis Stevenson. Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott.




Crystal By Degree Until Thu 2 Apr. An exhibition of innovative designs featuring original plain and coloured crystal glass pieces by Mai ()rsted. a student from the School of Art and Design at Wolverhampton University.



University Of Stirling. 01786 461081. Tue~Sult noon-5pm.

Leaves Among Thorns Sat 21 Mar—Sun l4 Jurl. A unique installation created by

I( )U Theatre based on the stories of the Brothers Grimm. See l‘rontlines and Kids listings.

St Andrews


‘)3 North Street. 01334 474610. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Still 2--5pm.

Paolozzi - Life In Art: Art In Life Fri 20 Mar—Sun 3 May. A selection of work by the major sculptor liduardo Paolozzi. on loan from the collection of Robin Spencer

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Bande Dessinee: New Tendencies In French Comic Art Wed 25 Mar. 7.30pm. Alliance lirancaise De Glasgow. A slide talk given by Yves ('otinat focusing on the creative boom of l-‘rench comic strips in the 60s and 70s.

Out To Lunch Sat 28 Mar. l0am--10pm. IS Kirtg Street Gallery. A day of presentations and discussions relating to women. violence and art. For further tnforrttation call 0141 400 2772. Paintings On Railings Sat 28 a: Sun 2‘) Mar. 9am—5pm Glasgow Botanic Gardens. Queen Margaret Drive. ()pen art fair.


Before The Crucifixion l'l'l 20 Mar. 12.45pm. Natiortal Gallery Of Scotland. Susan Edwards talks about Bernard van ()rley's work.

Ian Hamilton Finlay Mon 23 Mar. 12.45pm. National Gallery Of Modern Art. Andrew Patrizio vives a talk. Artists' And Writers Workshops Until Tue 24 Mar. Fruitmarket Gallery. A series of workshops to accompany the Sale 0r Return exhibition. Contact the gallery on 225 2383 for further information.

Sir J.M. Barrie Wed 25 Mar. 12.45pm. National Portrait Gallery. Molly Donachie talks about Sir William Nicholson's painting.

Achilles Mourning The Death Of Patroclus Fri 27 Mar. 12.45pm. National Gallery Of Scotland. Gavin Hamilton‘s painting is discussed by Colin Bailey. Untitled XVIII Mon 30 Mar. 12.45pm. National Gallery Of Modern Art. Robirt Baillie talks about Willem de Kooning's painting.

The Entrance Of George IV At Holyroodhouse Wed 1 Apr. 12.45pm. National Portrait Gallery. Matthew Wellard talks about David Wilkie's painting.

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