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Edinburgh Galleries


20a Dundas Street. 557 5002. Mon—Fri l()am—6pm: Sat 10am—4pm.

Mixed Exhibition Until Thu 31 Jan. A selection of contemporary paintings by gallery artists.


4 Bellevue Crescent. 558 8368. Wed-Sun noon—6pnr

Revolution Until Sun 20 Jan. A group show of new work including painting and sculpture by five recent masters of fine art graduates. Painters include Naoko Shibuya. Sushil Mangaonkar and Michael Craik. with work by sculptors Duguld Peters and Nao Kobayashi.


30a Chambers Street. 624 4545. Daily llam—l lpm.

Artesian Exhibition Until Thu 31 Jan. Arts organisation Artesian presents an exhibition of ‘brut art/raw art‘ by various artists.


Unit 26. Fort Kinnaird Retail Park. 657 4041.

GV 13 Until Tue 8 Jan. An exhibition of pastel drawings by thirteen artists from the Garvald Centre.


6 Dundas Street. 557 4050. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 1 lam—2pm.

Scottish Paintings Until Thu 31 Jan. A selection of paintings by Scottish artists featuring Willie Wilson. Anne Redpath. D.M. Sutherland. D.Y. Cameron. James McBey and George Houston.


10 Royal Terrace. 556 1010. Mon—Fri l()am—6pm; Sat b appointment. Mixed Exhibit on Mon 7-Thu 31 Jan. An exhibition of paintings from stock including works by George Houston. J.D. Fergusson. Maclauchlan Milne and PW. Adam.


38 Home Street. 228 4141. Daily 12.45—1 lpm.

Crazy For Feeling So Lonely L'ntil Sat 5 Jan. New work by Will Andrews.


2 Market Street. 529 3993. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm.

The Quest For Camelot: The Arthurian Legend In Art Until Sat 26 Jan. £2.50 (£1 ): family ticket £5; season ticket £4.50. This major exhibition traces the impact of the Arthurian legend on artists throughout the centuries. Divided into three sections. the first examines how the legends have permeated society. The second section looks at the Victorian era when Tennyson's Idylls Of The King revived the myth. influencing the work of the Pre-Raphaelites. Rossetti and William Morris. The final part concludes with the earliest known literary reference to Arthur. the epic poem 1’ Gododdin. composed by Aneirin in the late 6th century. A programme of workshops and associated events will take place throughout the exhibition. See Edinburgh Life and Kids.

A Garden Bequest: Plants From Japan L'ntil Sat 12 Jan. Organised by the Japan Society. a celebration of the plants introduced from Japan to the West which include maples. cherries. irises and lilies.

Raise The Banners High Until Sat 16 Feb. An exhibition coinciding with the publication documenting the City‘s banner collection and the 75th anniversary of the general strike.

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. COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 1260.

Wed—Sat 10.30am—5pm; Sun 3—5pm. The Recycled Furniture Project Exhibition Tue 8—Sat 12 Jan. An exhibition of inventive redesigns of used furniture resulting from workshops run by four artists. Chad McCail. Eliza Gilchrist. Neil McArthur and Trish Millar at New Street Exhibition Space. The project involved young ex-homeless people who have recently been re- housed. NEW SHOW.

talks about her work currently on show at Inverleith House. Royal Botanic Garden. See preview.

Surly MacDonald - A Poet. A Retrospective Fri ll—Fri 18 Jan. A retrospective exhibition celebrating the work of Surly MacDonald featuring poetry and photography.

School Of Drawing And Painting Annual Exhibition Wed l6—Tue 22 Jan. Annual open exhibition of work by under and postgraduate students from the School of Drawing and Painting.


(Formerly Gallery 41). 41 Dundas Street. 557 4569. Mon-Fri 10.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10.30am—5pm.

Mixed Exhibition L'ntil Thu 31 Jan. A selection of contemporary paintings. jewellery and sculpture by gallery artists.


Belford Road. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat 10am-5pm; Sun noon—5pm.

7) Beuys To Hirst: Art Works At Deutsche Bank L'ntil Sun 13 Jan. The Deutsche Bank has the largest inter- national contemporary art collection in the world. boasting around 50.000 works. This selection by German and British artists. gets its first L'K showing in a public gallery. offering a taster of their impressive collection. Highlights include Tony Cragg's dice sculpture Secretimts; works by Gerhard Richter including the large-scale Abstt‘aktes Bild (Faust); Damien Hirst‘s Valium; photog- raphy by Susan Derges. Bernd and Hilla Becher. Catherine Yass and Christine Borland and recent acquisitions of works by Charles Avery. Moyna Flannigan and Tim Stoner. See Hitlist. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.

Paolozzi: As Is When L'ntil Sun 10 Feb. Eduardo Paolozzi's important Pop print suite As Is When 1964—65 which was inspired by an account of the life of philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein. goes on display.

Paolozzl: As Is When Mon 14 Jan. 12.45pm. Fiona Pearson fro the Gallery of Modern Art gives a talk on the work of Eduardo Paolozzi.


18a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri

1 lam—5pm: Sat 10am—1pm.

Mixed Exhibition L'ntil Thu 31 Jan. A selection of contemporary paintings by gallery artists.

FIFTY TWO DUBLIN STREET 52 Dublin Street. 557 2725. Mon—Fri 1 lam—5pm; Sat 1 1am—4pm.

Brent Millar Tue 8-Thu 31 Jan. Ceramic plates and new paintings by Brent Millar.


88 Lothian Road. 228 2688. Daily 10am-10pm.

Landscape L'ntil Sat 5 Jan. Paintings by Steve C; per.

Clickers amera Club Sat 5 Jan—Sat 2 Feb. An exhibition of photography by members of the camera club.


45 Market Street. 225 2383. Mon—Sat

l lam-6pm: Sun noon—5pm.

QDalziel + Scullion L'ntil Sat 12 Jan. The creators of The Ham on the M8. Dundee-based duo Matthew Dalziel and Louise Scullion present a major new body of work featuring video installations. sculptural pieces and photographic works. Centred on Aberdeenshire and the glacial landscape of northern Scandinavia. Dalziel + Scullion make comparisons between ancient and modern ways of life. the urban and the rural. posing questions regarding life. nature and the ongoing cre- ation of our environment. See review and Hitlist. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.


ll Gayfield Square. 558 71 10. Thu—Sat Ham—6 m; Sun 2—5pm.

Ilana alperln and Sally Osborn Until Sun 13 Jan. New work by these two Glasgow-based artists. Halperin shows video and works on paper which continues her exploration of ‘environmental anecdotes‘. much of which is based on her recent research trips to San Sebastian and the island of Stromboli. Osborn draws on her research residency at Grizedale Forest in Cumbria. working in collage and drawing to explore the plant and animal worlds.


27 Queensferry Street. 220 4150. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm: Sun noon—4pm.

Recent Acquisitions A Christmas selection of the gallery‘s recent purchases.


46a Raeburn Place. 315 2603. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.

January Sale L'ntil Thu 31 Jan. Reductions on many items including jewellery.


Gallery & Shop. 77 Dundas Street. 556 3159. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm: Sat 1()am—5pm.

Christmas Exhibition L'ntil Wed 9 Jan. A broad range of work featuring paintings. ceramics. woodwork. jewellery and much more. Featured artists include Sarah Bradford. Philip Archer. James Macaulay and George Murray.

Mixed Exhibition Sun 13 Jan—Wed 20 Feb. A selection of paintings including works by Frank Bentley. Jim Neville. Caroline Dear. Hillary Anderson. Ealish Wilson. Leona Collins and Eleonor Barron. NEW SHOW.


8 Advocate's Close. 225 9271. Daily

1 1.30am—5.30 m (closed Wed).

The New ave Of Primitlvlsm Dom is an arts project established in 1996 by a group of international artists working in Scotland. With a constantly changing exhibition of artworks. the gallery houses sculpture. stained glass and paintings by artists who practise primitive art.

EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon—Fri lOam—Spm; Sat & Sun 10am—2pm. Hellen van Meene Talk Wed 9 Jan. 2pm (Lecture Theatre). For more details call Inverleith House. ()131 248 2383. Dutch photographer Hellen van Meene


22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat l()am—4pm.

Small Paintings For Christmas L'ntil Sat 26 Jan. A selection of paintings by over 50 artists plus ceramics. sculpture. prints. jewellery. boxes. scarves and Russian craftwork.


Castlehill. Royal Mile. 473 2000. Daily 9.30am—10pm.

Jilii Blackwood L'ntil Sun 13 Jan. In association with the Scottish Gallery. textiles by Jilli Blackwood which incorporate her slash-and—show technique which she developed while a student at Glasgow School ofArt. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.

INSTITUT FRANCAIS D’ECOSSE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Sat 9.3()am—l() m.

The Other Side f The Mirror L'ntil Tue 15 Jan. Duncan of Jordanstone graduate. French artist Beatrice Maleyre presents a series of drawings and sculpture. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.


66 Cumberland Street. 558 9872. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm: Sat loam—4pm. 21 Master Prints Tue 8 Jan—Sat 9 Feb. To coincide with Open Eye's Gallery 21st birthday. an exhibition of prints including works by Blake Caulfteld. Hockney. Chagall. Matisse. Rembrandt and Warhol. NEW SHOW.

LEITH GALLERY 65 The Shore. Leith. 553 5255. Tue—Fri 1 lam—5pm: Sat 1 lam—4pm.

Jack Morrocco L'mil Sat 19 Jan. .\'ew figurative and still life paintings by Jack Morrocco. in this his second solo exhibition at the gallery. Christmas Exhibition L'ntil Sat 19 Jan. A selection of applied arts including silverware. glass. jewellery. ceramics. wood turnings and sculpture.

MERZ 87 Broughton Street. 558 8778. Tue—Sat l lam—6pm.

Mixed Exhibition This new gallery on Broughton Street. set tip by the former owner of the Bellevue Gallery. Callum Buchanan. features a range of paintings by 20th artists. The selection includes an early work by Jenny Saville. plus works by Steven Hood. Geoffrey Roper. June Redfern. Henry Kondracki. Alexander Goudie. John Bellany. Kate Downie. Jack Knox and Brent Miller.


Belford Road. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat l()am—5pm: Sun noon—5pm. Cafe. Hmmm . . . David Shrigley's Selection From The Permanent Collection L'ntil Sun 24 Feb. Artist David Shrigley selects his favourite works from the permanent collection which include Marcel Duchamp‘s Wedge ()/.('/1(I.s‘tit.\' and an early portrait by Scottish Colourist S.J. Peploe. The displays includes a selection of Shrigley‘s own work. Wilhelmina Barns-Graham L'ntil Sun 17 Mar. To coincide with the launch of the first book on the artist. a special display of paintings and drawings by St Andrews-born artist \N'ilhelmina Barns-Graham.

New Art At Deutsche Bank Mon 7 Jan. 12.45pm (Gymnasium). Alistair Hicks. art advisor to the Deutsche Bank collection gives a talk.


The Mound. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm.

From The Madonna To The Moulin Rouge: Recently Acquired Drawings L'ntil Thu 31 Jan. A display of over 40 drawings and watercolotirs recently acquired by the National Galleries. ranging from devotional images of the Madonna to spontaneous sketches of the Parisian music hall. the Moulin Rouge. Many of the works have never before been exhibited due to their sensitivity to light. There are drawings by 16th and 17th century ltalian masters Agostino Carracci. Pietro Testa and Domenico Ricci; a preparatory sketch for the figure of lirminia by (iuercino; views of Edinburgh and .\'ewhaven by Alexander .\'asmyth: an anatomical study by 19th century French draughtsman (‘harles Francois Sellier and Joseph (‘rawhall‘s watercolour While Drake.