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The Berbers Wed 5 Aug—Wed I() Sep. .A selling exhibition celebrating tlte culture of the Berbers of North Africa. featuring pots froitt Rif. textiles front the atlas. henna-decorated lamps and lanterns.
Grassmarket No l. 624 0092. Mon—Sun 10am—6 m.
Festiva Exhibition Sat l—Molt 3l Aug. Original paintings. limited edition prints and photographs for sale.
HANOVER FINE ARTS
22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30aitl-6pltt; Sat l()altt—4pttt. Summer Mixed Exhibition Until Sat 25 Jul. A mixed media show by over 60 gallery artists featuring paintings. prints. ceramics. jewellery and sculpture.
HOPETOUN HOUSE Shore Road. Soutlt Queeltsferry. 33| 245l. l‘vlolt--Sun II);lllF5.3(lplll.
Wildlife Art Un'il Fri 3| Jul. An exhibition organised by the Scottislt Wildlife Trust of Wildlife Art. comprising paintings. photography and sculpture by members of the Society of Wildlife Artists.
6 Carlton Terrace. 556 444 l. Wed~Sat 10am—6pm.
Opening Exhibition Until Sat I Aug. This new gallery. situated on the east side of Calton Hill. opens with an exhibition focusing on Scottish artists with ltew work by Craigie Aitcltison. Ian Hamilton Finlay. Callultt lnltes. John McLean. Margaret Mellis and Ian McKenzie Sittltlt. Accompanying this sltow is a display of work by various artists and ceramics by Hylton Nel. Rupert Spira arid Julian Stair. Howard Hodgkin Wed 5 Aug—Sat 12 Sep. Hand-coloured etchings and lithographs by Howard Hodgkin. his first show iit Scotland since l9‘)0.
28 St Stephen Street. 226 544‘). Mon-Fri 8am—8pm (Festival opening hours front I Aug: Mon—Fri 8am—8pilt; Sat 10am—4pm).
Yasmin Boyd Until Thu 23 Jul. Mixed media photography.
Blown Away Fri 24 Jul—Sun 13 Sep. Hand-blown glass vessels altd tiles by Ingrid Phillips.
INSTITUT FRANCAIS D'ECOSSE
13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30ant—6.30pnt; Sat 9.30am— l .30pm.
Beatrice Maleyre Until Sat 25 Jul. New works by this young French artist will be shown at both the French Institute arid Talbot Rice Gallery. The works are site-specific and have been created using materials such as neon. wood and salt.
William Landles Until Fri 24 Jul.
Pau Spence Until Fri 24 Jul. Ceramics. Francis Boag Until Fri 24 Jul. Recent paintings.
James Spence Until Fri 24 Jul. Recent paintings.
49 Bernard Street. Leitlt. 467 7392. Tue—Fri Ham—6pm; Sat & Stilt Ham—3.30pltt.
Mixed Contemporary Art Exhibition Until Fri 3| Jul. A mixed exhibition of work by various artists including paintings. photography. ceramics and jewellery.
Adam And Eve's Sat l-Moit 3| Atlg. Paintings by Adrian Plumb.
Mixed Exhibition Sal l-Mon 31 Aug. A mixed exhibition of new graduates including ceramics. sculpture. glass. iltetalwork. prints. paintings. photography and drawing.
A CENTENARY EXHIBITION
The Royal Scottish Academy The Mound, Edinburgh
Tst AUGUST until “th UGIDIJBT
OPEN DAILY : 10.003m - 5.00pm 0 SUNDAY : 2.00pm - 5.00pm FESTIVAL HOURS:
OPEN DAILY : 10.003m - 6.00pm - SUNDAY : 11.00am - 6.00pm
ADMISSION : £4 (inc. handlist) CONCESSIONS : £2
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Handover: Tracey Emin’s hand forming part of a show of famous hands at the Bellevue Gallery sponsored by The British Red Cross
65 The Shore. 553 5255. Tue—Fri
I Ialtt—6pllt; Sat I lallt~4pllt
Annual Marine Exhibition Until Sal I Aug. A mixed media exhibition on a sea theme by over 50 gallery artists.
MALCOLM INNES GALLERY
4 Duttdas Street. 558 9544/5. Molt— Fri 10altt-6pltt; Sat l0am~ l pill.
The Scottish Panorama Well 5—Sat 29 Aug. Selected 19th and 20th century oil paintings altd watercolours.
5 St Stephen Street. 225 2294. Sat noolt—6pltt taltd by appointment). Small Miracles Sat 1 Aug—Sun 6 Sep. Small works by six artists including Annie Catlrell. Mikey (‘uddihy altd Iidwal‘d Fellows.
35 St Stephen Street. 220 6877. Molt-Sat I0.30altt—lpltt t‘v’; 2—-5pltt; Stilt 2—5pltt. Vanity Tue 28 Jul—Mon 3| Aug. A display of powder compacts aiid vanity cases front l‘)00—l‘)60.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road. 624 6200. Molt-Sat l0am—5pitt; Stilt 2—5pm. (Festival opening hours front 2 Aug: Moli«Sat I0allt—5pitl; Sun I lam—5pm. An impressive collection of 20th century art. including works by Picasso. Matisse. Moore. Hockney and Bellalty. plus a selection of Dada alid Surrealist paintings.
SMITH / STEWART Hooded. Bared.
The Fruitmarket Gallery as Market Street. Edinburgh Tel. 0131-225 2383
Subsidised by The Scottish Arts Council
Anti-Personnel Landmines Campaign
Mona Hatoum Sat 1 Aug—Stilt 25 ()ct. £2.50 (£ I .50). A survey of the work of Lebanese-born Palestinian artist. Mona Hatouttt. The show includes some 40 works and installations ranging from photographs and videos to sculptures made front materials as diverse as hair. wax. razor blades and pins. See Lectures & Iivents.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 624 6200. Mon—Sat I0aitt-5pltt; Sun 2—5pltt. (Festival opening hours front 2 Aug: Molt—Sat l0aitt—6pitt; Sun llaltt—6pltt).
A fine collection of works from the Renaissance to Post-Ilttpressionisnl. including Rembrandt. Degas and Van Co 'h.
Efflgies And Ecstasies: Roman Baroque Sculpture And Design In The Age Of Bernini Until Still 20 Sep. A celebration marking the 400th anniversary of the births of the two greatest sculptors of the Italian Baroque. GiillllterllZU Berltini altd Alessandro Algardi.
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 624 6200. Molt—Sat l0am—5pltt; Stilt 2-5pllt. (Festival opening hours front 2 Aug: Mon—Sat I0am-5pm; Sun llant--5pltt. A stunning collection of portraits of famous faces front the 16th century to the present day. plus the national photography collection. The Science Of The Face Until Suit 2 Aug. An exhibition which examines the face front a number of scientific angles.
1 Aug - 15 Sept 1998