Light fantastic: a light box by Duncan Bremner on show at Patriothall Gallery
Fusion L'ntil Mon 26 .lul. tPelican Gallery). For further information call Artlink on 22‘) 3555. Paintings and multimedia artworks by patients at The Royal Edinburgh Hospital.
ROYALFINE ART COMMISSION Bakehouse Close. I46 Canongale. 5.56 66‘)‘). Mon-Fri I lam—4pm.
Cynulliad - Building An Assembly For Wales Until Fri 2 Jul. This exhibition organised by the Royal Institute of Architects in Wales examines the issues involved in designing a people's assembly for Wales. lixamples of the successes and difficulties of Assembly building around the worltl are also explored including the proposed Edinburgh Parliament.
ROYAL OVER-SEAS HOUSE
Landings Gallery. l0l) Princes Street. 225 15(ll. Daily l0ani—6pm.
Pindaro Cabrera Until Sun 4 .lul. Paintings and lithographs by prize-winning Qttebecois artist. I’indaro Cabrera.
ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY
The Mound. 225 667 l. .\loii~Sat “lam—Spin: Stiii 2—5pm.
The 173rd Annual Exhibition Until Sun ll .lul. £2 (E l ). The annual exhibition of painting. sculpture and architecture featuring work by Academy members and selected non- members as well as work by three Academians who died last year; Alberto Morrocco. David McClure and .Iames McIntosh Patrick.
LIST MARY'S CATHEDRAL
L 23 Palmerston Place. 667 7776. Mon-Sun ‘).30am—6pm.
Living With Leukaemia Until l‘Tl ls .ltiii. Cancer and Leukaemia ln Childhood together with A Picture Of Health presents this exhibition which for the first time in Britain. looks at the subject of childhood leukaemia through a series of oil paintings by artist Susan .\Iacfarlane.
l6 Dundas Street. 558 l200. Mon—Fri l()am—6pm‘. Sat l()am—~lpm.
Garden Exhibition Until Wet) 3t) .ltlll. Artworks for small gardens including sculpture. planters and water features by Jenifer Jones. Kate Mellors. Patricia Volk and Sam Wade.
Christopher Wood Until \y'ctl 3t) Jun. Abstract landscape paintings by Christopher Wood.
Jane Adam Until Wed 30 Jun. Contemporary jewellery.
Aleksander Zyw Until Wed 30 .ltiii. Landscapes and still life paintings from the l‘)-I()s and 50s by the late Aleksander Zyw.
Menagerie Until Wed 30 .lllll. A group show featuring ceramics. iiietalwork and paintings on an animal theme.
23 Cockburn Street. 622 6200. Tue—Sat Hkun—bpnr
Neville Blaszk, Shauna McMullan and Alexander Hamilton Until Sat )9 Jun. Blaszk works with photo emulsion applied it) different surfaces to explore
issues ofclass. masculinity and nationality. McMullan transforms street and road maps into delicate skeletal objects and Hamilton creates photograms produced from flowers.
SuperNATURAL Tue 22 Jun—Sal 3l Jul. Digitally manipulated photography by Wendy McMurdo and enlarged. photo- i'ealist paintings of supermodels by Japanese artist Machiko Editiondson.
TALBOT RICE GALLERY
University of Edinburgh. South Bridge. 650 22I I. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm.
In The Summertime Fri )8 .lun-Sat 24 Jul. A group exhibition selected from Wasps Studios throughout Scotland. Featured artists include Andrew Mackenzie. Malcolm Brown. Ross Flemington. Abigail McLennan and Keiko Mukaide. See review.
36 Dundas Street. 556 6366. Mon—Fri Ham—6pm; Sat l0.3()am—-me.
Enid Foote-Watt and Dorothy Bruce Sat l2 Jun—Sat 3 Jul. Recent paintings.
For a detailed itinerary call ()l3l 52‘) 3682/3930.
Threshold Until Wet) 2t .lul. The Travelling Gallery 's new show features work by Kate Belton. Nathan Coley. Toni Hunter. Stephen Cooper. Ciary Perkins and Zoe Walker who explore the home as a domestic environment. a work of architecture and a place of sanctuary. See review and Glasgow An listings.
This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions. For details of other museums, see Edinburgh Life, page 84.
I42 Canongate. 52‘) 4 IJ3. Mon—Sat mam—Spin. Free.
szat! Until Sat 26 Jtiii. With Scotland's participation in the World Cup this year. this exhibition looks at the story ofcricket III Scotland through photographs. memorabilia and stories of heroic players and events.
MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND
Chambers Street. 247 -I2I‘). Mon-Sat l0ani—5pm (Spin Tue); Stiii noon—5pm. £3 (USO): under ISs free.
The Parliament Of Scotland Until Wet) I Sep. This display traces the history and origins of parliaments in Scotland including exhibits of the statues of Justice and Mercy and the only known illustration of the former parliament of Scotland lll session.
NEWHAVEN HERITAGE MUSEUM Newhaven Harbour. SSI -I I65. Mon—Sat noon—5pm. Free.
Photographic Memories Until Thu 30 Sep. Photographs by Hill and Adamson. taken in the l840s and contemporary portraits by Miles Tubb. linking past and present generations in Newhaven.
ROYAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND
2 Chambers Street. 247 42 l‘). Mon-Sat l0ani—Spm (Spin Tue); Stiii noon—5pm. £3 (£1.50): under l8s free.
Transistors Until Wed 30 Jill). David Mach. Will Maclean. Dalziel & Scullion. Andy Goldsworthy and Sir liduardo Paolo/z) are among the line-up of leading Scottiin sculptors exhibiting small-scale \york. Created for the lwale Art Festival Ill Japan. the works receive their first Edinburgh showing.
The Millennium Canteen 0f Cutlery Until Still 27 Jun. Contemporary silversmiths create unusual cutlery for the millennium.
Lady Starr's House. Lady Stair"s Close. 52‘) 4‘)0l. Mon—Sat Illain—Spm. Free. IAm Ever Yours Until Sat 3) Jul. A selection of manuscript letters from
Robert Burns to various correspondents spanning the period from I783 to I796.
DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE COLLEGE University of Dundee. I3 Perth Road. 0l382 345330. Mon—Fri 9am—9pm; Sat 9am—5pm.
Annual Exhibition 1999 Sat lQ-Sat 26 Jun. The annual final year exhibitions of over 200 students featuring jewellery and inetalsmithing. textiles. drawing and paintings. sculpture and graphic design. (Also on show at Dundee Contemporary Arts). See feature.
DUNDEE CONTEMPORARY ARTS
l52 Nethergate. 0| 382 432000. Tue-Sun l |.30am—7.30pm.
Ian Davenport: Paintings Until Sun 27 Jun. Large-scale abstract paintings using household gloss paint by the l‘)9l shortlisted Turner prize nominee. Ian Davenport.
Calum Colvin Until Sun l3 Juti. tCentrespace. Visual Research Centre). A chance to view the processes involved in Calum Colvin's ‘consti'ueted' photographs. from the technical process of lighting and photographing to the finished print.
OUTSIDE THE CITIES
EAST KILBRIDE ARTS CENTRE
Old Coach Road. 0l355 26l000. Mon—Sat 9am-9pm; Sun noon—9pm. Transatlantic Connections Sat 12 Jun—Thu 8 Jul. Twelve contemporary American artists explore issues as diverse as the cultural dispossession of native Americans. the threat of the urban landscape and the changing role of religion through sculpture. printmaking. painting. photography and installation.
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TALBOT RICE GALLERY
UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH OLD COLLEGE. SOUTH BRIDGE
IN THE SUMMERTIME
a curated exhibition selected from W.A.S.P. studios in Scotland
19 JUNE - 24 JULY TUES - SAT 10.00 - 5.00
‘PRACTICAL SUPPORT SYSTEMS FOR ARTISTS’ Friday 25 June - 2—4.30pm
Artists talks in the Gallery Fridays 2, 9 & 16 July at 1pm
10—24 Jun 1999 THE LIST79