EDINBURGH GALLERY 20a Dundas Street. 557 5002. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 10am—lpm. Tidemarks: Howard Coles RCA Until Tue 21 May. Paintings.
EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS 23 Union Street. 557 2479. Tue—Sat 10am—6pm.
Stuart Duffin - Street Of Prophets Until Sat 25 May. Mezzotints. etchings and oils by Stuart Duffin. inspired by the artist‘s residency in the Jerusalem Print Workshop. New Screen Prints Until Sat 25 May. Screenprints by Jenny Martin. Emily Gillmor. Susie Reade and Kelly Stewart.
THE ENGINE SHED CAFE
19 St Leonard‘s Lane. 662 0040. Mon—Thu 10.30am—3.30pm: Fri 10.30am—2.30pm: Sat 10.30am—4pm. have you ever thought? Until Sun 26 May. Facilitated by the Royal Edinburgh Hospital art's team. DART. an exhibition of works by David Peacock who suffers from autism and artist Samantha Etheridge.
THE FILMHOUSE CAFE BAR
88 Lothian Road. 228 2688. Daily 10am—10pm.
In The Midst: Aspects Of Canadian Land Until Sat 1 Jun. Photographers Ryan Lower and Neil Shirreff explore the peripheries of Toronto's cityscapes in this exhibition of work.
Photography by Neil Shirreff forms part of In The Midst at the Filmhouse
stock including Chinese furniture and artefacts plus a new collection of jewellery designs.
Elm Row. Leith Walk. 317 3939. Mixed Exhibition Until Sat 25 May. A mixed show of work by local artists.
Gallery & Shop. 77 Dundas Street. 556 3159. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm: Sat 10am—5pm.
Mixed Exhibition Fri 10 May—Wed 12 Jun. Danish applied arts and abstract paintings from France. Italy and the UK. NEW SHOW.
GOLDEN SHOP 109 High Street. 624 2777. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm; Sun noon—5pm.
Arte Oras At Golden:
Transcedent Paintings Thu 9 May—Sat 8 Jun. Paintings. Part ()fArte Grasp
HANOVER FINE ARTS
22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Tue—Fri 10.30am-6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. Richard Alred - Recent Scottish Landscapes Until Sat 25 May. Pastel and watercolour studies of Scottish landscapes and coastal scenes by regular gallery exhibitor Richard Alred.
Spring Mixed Exhibition Part II Until Sat 25 May. Paintings. prints. ceramics. sculpture.jewellery and Russian craftwork by over twenty gallery artists from Scotland and abroad.
FIRTH GALLERY 35 William Street. 225 2196. Tue—Fri
l 1am—5pm; Sat 1 lam—2pm.
David Cook Until Sat 1 Jun. Coastal landscape paintings of the North East of Scotland by David Cook:
FOREST ARTS 9 West Port. 221 0237. Daily 11am—7pm. Emily Mooney Until Tue 14 May. New work by self-taught artist Emily Mooney.
Dreaming With My Eyes Open: An Alchemical Journey Fri l7—Wed 29 May. Artwork by David McAleece. Parr qurte Grus 2002.
Art: Alchemy Of The Soul? Sun 19 May. 7—9pm. Artist David McAleece talks about his exhibition.
45 Market Street. 225 2383. Mon—Sat
l lam—5pm: Sun noon—5pm.
presence: New Works Of Contemporary Art From Scotland Until Sat 8 Jun. Following on from the success of the Fruitmarket Gallery's exhibition Evolution Isn 't ()ver Yet in 1999. presenee shows the work of eleven of the freshest young talents based in Scotland today. Artists include Jennifer Beattie. Steven Duval. Alex Frost. Kevin Hutcheson. Andrew Kerr. Scott Myles. Michelle Naismith. Fred Pederson. Alex Pollard. Anna Ray and Keith Thompson. GALERIE MIRAGES 46a Racburn Place. 315 2603. Mon—Sat l0am—5.30pm.
Spring Exhibition Featuring new
Castlehill. Royal Mile. 473 2000. Mon—Sun 9.30am—10pm.
Cultural Until Sun 26 May. A second showing of Kevin Low‘s photographs commissioned by the Edinburgh international Festival in 1999.
66 Cumberland Street. 558 9872. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. Patrick Caulfield Sat 1 l—Mon 27 May. Screen prints by Pop artist Patrick Caulfield. NEW SHOW.
6 Carlton Terrace. 556 4441. Wed—Sat 10am—5pm.
Felim Egan Until Sat 8 Jun. lrish artist Felim Egan returns to the Ingleby Gallery with an exhibition of abstract paintings and prints. inspired by the landscape of his home in Sandymount Strand on the edge of Dublin Bay.
INSTITUT FRANCAIS D’ECOSSE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—lpm.
Constellations Until Fri 31 May. Black and white photographs of flowers by Paris-based artist Elliott Brook.
K JACKSON’S PUBLIC HOUSE
40—44 Lady Lawson Street. 228 4284.
For more information call 079 3927 4903.
lsluvman Until Fri 17 May. An exhibition of work by former associates of Manchester‘s migrant artist-initiative
The Annual Programme, featuring work by Dave Alker. Graham Parker. Dean Hughes. Martin Vincent. David Mackintosh. Jim Medway and Kristin Mojsiewicz.
65 The Shore. Leith. 553 5255. Tue—Fri 11am-5pm; Sat 11am—4pm.
George Birrell and Peter Goodfellow Sat 1 l—Sat 25 May. New paintings by Birrell inspired by the fishing villages of Fife and landscapes of the North West of Scotland by Goodfellow. Accompanying these paintings are raku fired ceramics by Andrew Hill. silverware by lrish silversmith Seamus Gill and a solo exhibition of paintings by young artist Stephen Shankland. NEW SHOW.
28—30 Ferry Road. 529 5517. Mon—Thu 10am—8pm; Fri lOam—Spm; Sat 9am—1pm.
Leith Lives! Until Sat 18 May. A display of recent objects acquired for the city‘s Leith Collection.
87 Broughton Street. 552 8778. Wed—Sat noon—6pm.
Surfaces Sat ll—Sat 25 May. The Merz gallery's first solo show features new work by abstract painter Steven Hood. NEW SHOW.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART
Belford Road. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun noon—5pm. Cafe. Frank Auerbach Until Sun 12 May. Highlights from the critically acclaimed retrospective by Frank Auerbach. held recently at the Royal Academy of Arts in London. featuring fourteen paintings dating from the mid 1950s to recently completed works. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.
John Bellany At Sixty Until Sun 23 Jun. Port Seaton-born artist John Bellany celebrates his 60th birthday later this year. and to mark that occasion. the gallery presents an exhibition of his paintings. spanning his whole career. Highlights include Allegory. a three-panel painting made in 1964; My Father and The Bereaved One and Engima. Subverting The Stereotype:
Cecile Walton’s Romance In
Context Mon 20 May. 12.45pm. Writer and lecturer Frances Fowle talks about Cecile Walton‘s painting.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND
The Mound. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun noon—5pm. Cafe (until I Sep).
Rosslyn: Country Of Painter And Poet Until Sun 7 Jul. £3 (£2). The first ever exhibition devoted to the Midlothian countryside location of Rosslyn. famous for its remarkable 1446 chapel. castle and glen which has been the inspiration for many artists and literary figures. The show features paintings. prints. drawings and images of the exquisitely carved ‘Apprentice‘s Pillar'. the focus of one of
the most enduring Masonic legends of Rosslyn.
The Scotland Of Burns And Scott II Fri 10 May. 12.45pm. Paul Scott presents the second part of his talk with readings by John Snedden.
A Conversation With Antonia Reeve Fri 17 May. 12.45pm. A talk by the photographer for the National Galleries of Scotland.
NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND
George [V Bridge. 226 4531. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Mr D.O.Hill Presents I-Iis Compliments . . . Until Fri 24 May. A small display of Hill’s correspondence including fine examples of his illustrated letters.
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY Queen Street. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm. Cafe.
An Exile’s Eye: Photography By Wolfgang Suschitzky Until Sun 19 May. Over 40 photographs by the Austrian-born documentary filmmaker and photographer Wolfgang Suschitzky. concentrating on his documentary photography which captures Britain between the 30s and the early 70s. lAST CHANCE TO SEE.
Portrait Miniatures From The Dumas Egerton Collection Until Sun 16 Jun. The second in a series of annual exhibitions exploring the world of the portrait miniature drawn from one of the most comprehensive private collections in the world. Over 70 works have been selected from the 500 strong collection revealing the skill of this delicate artform. Divided into two parts. the first section looks at the different working methods of the artists while part two examines the differing traditions of Scottish. Irish and English miniaturists as well as the contributions from France. Switzerland and the Low Countries.
0 Facing The Light: David Octavius Hill And Robert Adamson Fri 10 May—Sun 15 Sep. The focal point of a series of exhibitions celebrating the bicentenary of DO. Hill. For the Festival. organised by Scottish Society for the History of Photography. Facing The Light features 200 of Hill and Adamson‘s most famous images drawn from the Scottish National Photography Collection. held at the Portrait Gallery. The Perth-born artist and illustrator David Octavius Hill (1802—1870) and Robert Adamson (1821—1848) were the first to realise the artistic possibilities of photography and the exhibition features a number of origi- nal negatives that have been printed for the ﬁrst time. See preview and Hitlist. NEW SHOW.
Victoria Represented: Mrs Saxe- Coburg-Gotha Wed 15 May. 12.45pm. Matthew Wellard gives a lecture.
Mary Of Modena 1658-1 718 Wed 22 May. 12.45pm. Writer and historian Rosalind Marshall gives a talk.
NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43—45 High Street. 556 9579. Mon—Sat 10am—4.30pm.
Sharing Will Save The World Until Sat 25 May. A series of photographic panels representing themes of poverty. sharing. greed. service and human rights presented by Share International magazine.
THE NEW STREET EXHIBITION SPACE
14 New Street. 558 7604. Mon—Sat
l lam—6.30pm. Until late on Bongo Club hi this.
Object! Until Tue 2] May. An exhibition of 2D and 3D works that expose or illustrate human and environmental damage associated with global production. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.
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