Feb. Watercolour paintings by a selection of Scottish artists.
EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place, 221 6000. Mon—Thu 10am—8pm; Fri 10am—5pm; Sat lOam—2pm.
Prints 97-99: Beverley Hood Until Fri 28 Jan. (Andrew Grant Gallery). Beverley Hood presents an exhibition of recent work featuring screenprints, digital photography and computer prints. See review.
18a Dundas Street, 557 5227. Mon—Fri Ham—5pm; Sat IOam—lpm.
Mixed Exhibition Until Tue 29 Feb. Work by gallery artists.
23 Union Street, 557 2479. Tue—Sat 10am-6pm.
From Tangleha To Bars Nab Sat 22 Jan—Sat 26 Feb. Photographic etchings by Sheila MacFarlane documenting the fishing industry in Northern Scotland.
EDINBURGH WORLD HERITAGE TRUST (Formerly New Town Conservation Trust), 13a Dundas Street, 557 5222. Mon—Fri 9am—1pm & 2—5pm.
Princes Street: Unexecuted Designs 1767-1999 Until Tue 29 Feb. Plans and designs for Edinburgh’s major thoroughfare, Princes Street, which were never executed.
FILMHOUSE CAFE BAR
88 Lothian Road, 229 5932.
Night Lights Until Sat 5 Feb. Recent work by Patsy McArthur.
THE FOUR PLUS ONE GALLERY
2 Warrcnder Park Road, 667 5152. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.
Scottish Craft Exhibition A wide variety of crafts and applied arts by up- and-coming craftmakers and designers working in Scotland.
45 Market Street, 225 2383. Mon—Sat 11am—6 m; Sun noon-5pm.
Fantastic Flowers Wed 26 Jan—Sat 5 Feb. Primary school children create work on a flower theme, inspired by the gallery’s recent Flower Show exhibition.
between design and plasticians; Neal Beggs shows preparations for an exhibition which will be displayed in the 200 Gallery, Nantes in the year 2000; and Sharon Kivland centres her work around the Freudian Centre of Research and Analysis.
Michael Scheffer Fri 21 Jan—Sat 26 Feb. Black and white photographs by German photographer Michael Scheffer.
66 Cumberland Street, 558 9872. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. 20th Century Printmaking Until Mon 14 Feb. Works on paper by David Hockney, Patrick Caulfield, Jim Dine, Allen Jones, Eduardo Paolozzi, Victor Vasarely, Michael Craig-Martin, Andy Warhol and Alan Davie.
49 Bernard Street, Leith, 467 7392. Tue—Fri 11am—6pm; Sat & Sun Ham—4.30pm.
Mixed Exhibition Until Fri 21 Jan. A continuing exhibition of contemporary work by local artists.
Shona Dougall Sat 22 Jan—Sat 19 Feb. Pastels by Shona Dougall.
65 The Shore, 553 5255. Tue—Fri 11am—5pm; Sat 11am-4pm.
New Faces 2000 Tue 25 Jan—Sat 5 Feb. Over forty new graduates from the four Scottish art schools show new paintings, jewellery, sculpture, glassware and ceramics. Featured artists include Edinburgh College of Art graduate Kirsty Whiten who won a scholarship to study in Paris and Diana Bumpus from Gray’s School of Art, winner of the John Kinross scholarship at the RSA.
LIANACHAN COFFEE SHOP
15 Blackfriars Street, 556 6922. Tue—Sat 10am—7pm; Sun noon—6pm.
Edinburgh Artists Until Fri 31 Mar. Paintings and photographs by Raina Gustafson, Elaine Scott and Graeme McKenna.
MALCOLM INNES GALLERY
4 Dundas Street, 558 9544/5. Mon—Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am—1pm.
Mixed Exhibition Until Tue 29 Feb. Works from stock.
57 lnverleith Row, 552 3823. Tue—Sun noon—6pm.
Even Still, Never Trust A Hippy Until Mon 31 Jan. New works by Wisto.
HANOVER FINE ARTS
22a Dundas Street, 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat 10am—5pm.
Small Paintings For Christmas Until Sat 29 Jan. Paintings, limited edition prints, ceramics, sculpture in wood, marble, resin and bronze, jewellery and silk scarves by over 60 artists.
7 Grassmarket, 229 7884. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun noon—5pm.
Fruit Feast Until Sun 19 Mar. Edinburgh College of Art graduate Alison Young paints new watercolours exploring the simple shapes of fruit.
28 St Stephen Street, 226 5449. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm.
Bebop Until Sat 4 Mar. Edinburgh College of Art graduate Jon Harker presents an exhibition of colour paintings using typographic imagery inﬂuenced by graffiti.
INSTITUT FRANCAIS D'ECOSSE
13 Randolph Crescent, 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—6.30pm; Sat 9.30am—1.30pm.
Flop Until Sun 30 Jan. This group show of work by four young artists based in France and Scotland features the work of Nathalie de Briey, who, through installations and photographs, looks at the marks clothes leave on the body; Mark Beever examines the relationship
NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road, 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat 10am-5pm; Sun noon—5pm. Cafe. A display of recent acquisitions by a line-up of big British names, including Damien Hirst, Rachel Whiteread and Catherine Yass together with a display of works by prominent 20th century artists, including Picasso, Matisse, Moore, Hockney and Bellany.
Eileen Agar 1899-1991: A Centenary Exhibition Until Sun 27 Feb. £2.50 (£1.50); joint admission with Magritte £5.50 (£4). British surrealist painter Eileen Agar was the only female artist chosen to exhibit alongside Picasso, Max Ernst and Joan Miro in the 1936 London International Surrealist Exhibition. To celebrate her centenary, an exhibition of over 120 works from private and public collections featuring oils, acrylics, collages, watercolours, photographs and found ob'ects.
Elizabet Blackadder Until Sun 23 Jan. Free. An exhibition bringing together twenty oils and works on paper spanning the career of Falkirk-bom painter, Elizabeth Blackadder. Included in the show are artists’ sketchbooks, drawings and gouaches of the Italian landscape created in the mid 19505, and large-scale floral and still life works.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound, 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm. An impressive collection of works from the Renaissance to Post-Impressionism, by artists including Raphael, Rembrandt, Titian, Poussin, Degas, Van Gogh and Monet along with work by 18th and 19th
century Scottish artists. Recently returned to display is Titian’s Diana And Callisto. Turner And Sir Walter Scott Until Sun 19 Mar. Free. To accompany the annual showing of the Gallery’s famous Turner Watercolours from the bequest of Sir Henry Vaughan, two watercolours created for Sir Walter Scott’s commission of 1818 by Turner, which illustrate Scott’s historical publication The Provincial Antiquities And Picturesque Scenery Of Scotland.
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY
Queen Street, 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Moanat
10am—5 m; Sun noon-5pm. Cafe.
Art An Business Until Sun 23 Jan. The business and commerce industries have created the wealth of Scotland, shaping the country’s towns and cities. This exhibition features contemporary portraits including images of current wealth creators.
Magna Brava: The Magnum Women Photographers Until Sun 30 Jan. £2.50 (£1.50). The great women Magnum photographers - Eve Arnold, Martine Franck, Susan Meiselas, Inge Morath and the late Marilyn Silverstone - show work from around the globe. Over 180 photographs are on display, which are both poignant and stunning examples of documentary photography. The subject matter ranges from Amold’s view of China; Franck’s study of social groups in the Gaelic speaking Tory Island in Ireland; Meiselas’ disturbing images of Nicaragua, El Salvador and the Mexican/American border; Morath’s vision of New York; and Silverstone’s work in India, Pakistan and Tibet. This exhibition is dedicated to the memory of Marilyn Silverstone who died in September.
Picture Yourself Until Sun 31 Dec. Free. Marty St James’ video project Picture Yourself emphasises the uniqueness of our lives. Visitors to the gallery during the year 2000 can have their portrait hung and framed in the permanent collection in the company of the gallery’s most famous faces.
The Health Of The Nation Thu 27 Jan—Sun 14 May. Free. An exhibition celebrating Scottish achievements in medical research from the 18th century to the present day.
61 Bread Street, 477 4525. Mon—Sat lOam—6pm.
Mixed Exhibition Until Mon 31 Jan. Artworks by over 40 Scottish artists, comprising painting, jewellery, ceramics, sculpture and lighting.
OPEN EYE GALLERY
75—79 Cumberland Street, 557 1020. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. Pigment And Porcelain Until Thu 27 Jan. Paintings and platters by invited artists featuring the work of John Bellany, Leon Morocco, Barbara Rae and John Knox.
Anna Miller 1959-1999 Sat 29 Jan—Thu 17 Feb. A retrospective exhibition of work by Anna Miller.
John Dunn Sat 29 Jan—Thu 17 Feb. Ceramics.
Peter Bourne Sat 29 Jan—Thu 17 Feb. Paintings by Peter Boume RSW.
OUT OF THE NOMADS TENT
21 St Leonard’s Lane, 662 1612. Monéat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—4pm. January Sale Until Sun 30 Jan. A sale of kilims, rugs, costume jewellery, textiles and artefacts.
(WASPS) Patriothall Studios, off 48 Hamilton Place, 225 1289. Mon-Fri noon-5pm; Sat & Sun noon-4pm. Group Show Sat 22 Jan-Wed 2 Feb. A mixed media group show featuring the work of Jason Malcolm-Herzmark and Andy Anderson.
THE QUEEN'S HALL
Clerk Street, 667 7776. MonxSat 10am-5.3 in.
Charles Williamson - Present For The
21st Century Until Mon 31 Jan. Highlands-based artist Charles Williamson paints in a range of media, inspired by his travels to Egypt, West Africa, London and Scotland.
Craig Murray — First Foot
Mon 31 Jan-Mon 28 Feb. Recent work by Edinburgh College of Art graduate and freelance illustrator, Craig Murray.
15 Rutland Square, 229 7205. Mon—Fri 9am-5pm.
SEDA Members’ Exhibition Until Fri 21 Jan. The Scottish Ecological Design Association present a members’ exhibition, featuring innovative ecological desi n solutions.
A Garden An Three Houses Tue 25 Jan-Fri 11 Feb. Richards Murphy Architects presents this exhibition of Peter Aldington‘s garden and classic village houses.
ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN lnverleith House, 552 7171. Wed—Sun Ham—3.30pm. Hans Van Der Laan Sat 29 Jan—Sun 19 Mar. (lnverleith House). An insight into the work of Hans Van Der Laan, the architect, philosopher, mathematician and monk, with a penchant for numbers and collecting pebbles. See preview.
hotographs From Somalia Until Mon 14 Feb. (Exhibition Hall Mon—Fri 9.30am—3.30pm; Sat & Sun noon—3.30pm). Photographs documenting life in Southern Sudan and Somalia in an exhibition organised by Scottish charity Vetwork UK. Taken by vets working with community animal health projects, the works highlight the links between Scotland and Africa and the roles that animals play in our communities.
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TALBOT RICE GALLERY
PLACE PERFORM POSE PREDICT POSITION PROJECT POLITICAL
A new mixed-media exhibition of the work of
Talbot Rice Gallery UNIVERSITY or EDINBURGH OLD COLLEGE, SOUTH BRIDGE EDINBURGH EH8 9YL
22 January - 26 February 2000 Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm Please call 0131 650 2211 for further details.
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