Art listings

Open Eye Gallery continued

Moira Beaty Sat 1‘) Oct Wed .\'oy. New paintings.

Stuart Beaty Sat 1‘) Oct Wed (i .\'o\'. .\'ew sculpture in wood.

Clare Hillerby Sat l‘) Oct Wed (i .\'oy. Jewellery.

Claire Kalvis Sat l‘) Oct Wed (i .\'o\'. .\'ew ceramics.


17 l‘) Barclay Place. 477 2‘)33. Tue Sat llam (ipm.

Mixed Exhibition A changing selection of paintings including reproduction art Van (iogh. Dali. Monet. Kandinsky. .‘yliro originals and work by up-and-coming local artists.

PATRIOTHALL GALLERY (WASPS) l’atriothall Studios. off 48 Hamilton Place. 225 I289. Opening times tbc..

Edinburgh College of Art Graduates Sat 1‘) Thu 31 ()ct. Work by li('A graduates.


25 .‘ylarchmont ('rescent. 22‘) 2063. Mon Fri ‘)am 5.30pm: Sat l0am 2pm. Mixed Exhibition A photographic gallery and framing workshop featuring a range of framed mounted images with space for local photographers to show their work.


(‘lerk' Street. (368 20l‘). Mon Sat

10am 5.30pm.

Isobel Gardner t'ntil Sat 2 .\‘m. Painting works by lsobel (iardner. Under a Northern Sky t'ntil Mon 4 .\'oy. Recent drawings and paintings by ()rkney-based artists lsobel (iardner. Doug Muir and Alan S. Watson.


4o Dundas Street. 556 8364. Tue l-‘ri 10am 5pm; Sat l0am 4pm.

Mixed Exhibition t'ntil Thu 3! Oct. The newly opened Randolph (iallery presents a mixed show of paintings by gallery artists.


l5 Rutland Square. 22‘) 7545. Mon l‘ri ‘)am 5pm: Sat l0am 4pm. Changing Buildings: Changing Times l'ntil l-‘ri 25 ()ct. An exhibition of drawings selected by the Scottish Architects' Papers Preseryation Project which looks at the lifetime of our built eny ironment and the factors that change ll.

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN lnyerleith House. 552 7l7l.

Cy Nombly l'ntil Stilt 27 ()ct (lnyerleith llottse: 'l'ue Sun 10.30am 5.30pm). l-‘ree. The first Scottish showing of works by (‘y 'l‘wombly including sculptures. paintings. collages. drawings and photographs. The Atnerican artist

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was influenced by the abstract expressionists. His work combines art and language and elements of the unconscious. Plantweave - Modern Stories, Ancient Skills l'ntil Sun 27 ()ct (lixhibition llall: daily 10am 5pm). An exhibition highlighting the artistic. cultural and ecological significance of basket making in Scotland.

ROYAL OVER-SEAS HOUSE Landings (iallet'y. I00 Princes Street. 225 I50]. .\lon l‘ri l0am (rpm.

ROSL Arts Scholars Exhibition 2002 l'ntil l‘ri l5 .\'o\. Paintings and prints by winners of the R()Sl. 'l‘rayel Scholarships 200] from ('anada. Kenya. Malaysia. New Zealand and the l'K.

SAMARKAND GALLERIES lo llowe Street. 225 2010. Mon Sat l0am 5.30pm: Sun by appointment.

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Antique and Contemporary Eastern Carpets lidinburgh's newest liastern rug and carpet gallery set tip by Brian MacDonald features a fine selection of contemporary rug art from the liast as well as antique rugs and tribal bags.


lo Dundas Street. 558 I200. Mon Fri 10am opm: Sat l0amv4pm.

William Crozier t'ntil Wed 30 ()ct. .\'ew paintings by expatriate Scottisli painter. William ('ro/ier who divides his life between Hampshire. (‘ork’ and lirance.

Steven Newell t'mil Wed 30 ()ct. New glass.

Traces l'ntil Wed 30 ()ct. .\'ew jewellery by Julie Blylield and Lynn



5 Barony Street. 478 7440. Tue Sat 10am optn.

Contemporary Scottish Art and Design A gallery and shop featuring a changing selection of hand-woy en and embroidered rugs and textiles from the ’l‘urkmen. l'lbek. Beluch and Aimaq tribes of (‘entral Asia.


Reiach and Hall .»\rchitects. (i Darnaway Street. 225 8444. Mon Hi 2 5pm. Adam McEwen l'ntil Hi I .\'o\. A new installation for the Sleeper space by Adam .‘ylcliw en.


44 High Street. 557 8360. Daily

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Mixed Exhibition A changing selection of paintings by predominantly Italian artists. featttring still life. landscapes and liguratiye. with all works for sale.


58 Ratclill‘c 'I'errace. ()07 l‘)(i(). Mon l’ri ‘)am opin; Sat l0am 5pm.

Mixed Show t'ntil 'I‘hu RI Oct. ()riginal artworks by yarious artists.


(i‘) Morrison Street. 228 ‘)‘)()(i. Mott l'it'i 8am 5pm.

The Flower and the Fish l'ntil l‘ri l .\'o\. (‘ontemporary artwork by photographer Dianne Barry and painter lan 'l'hompson.

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l0 ()rw'ell 'l‘errace. 346 I405. .\lon Sat 10am 4pm.

The Outlook Project Exhibition l'ntil l-‘ri l8 ()ct. l0am 4pm. To celebrate Scottish Mental Health Week 2002 a selection of painting. prints and photography from the Outlook Project. an adult education programme for people Using mental health seryices.

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Oct Fri l5 Noy. 10am 4pm. A yisual interpretation ol musical forms from local artist Layla Palmer.


2l l.ismore (it'esccnt. 020 3344. \Vcd l'it'i by appointment only.

Mike Nelson and Rachel Lowe l'ntil Hi 25 ()ct. lidinburgh's newest gallery funded space aims to create a new curatorial structure in which artists haye tnore control of the context of their work. The space. set tip in artist Billy .\lc('all's house. opens with the work of shortlisted Turner Prize nominee .‘ylike Nelson and Rachel l.owe.

0 Chad McCail l'ntil Hi 22 Noy. The latest artist to join the Tag Team lixperiment is (‘had .\lc('ail. showing works from his Snake series which are graphic inyestigations into the machinations of power and ideology that haye an impact on a global and personal leyel.

TALBOT RICE GALLERY l'niyersity of lidinburgh. South Bridge. (i50 ‘)74(i. The gallery is closed to the public while a new lighting system is being installation. .\'ext show is Richard Wilson which opens on ‘) Noy.


3o Dundas Street. 556 (i366. Mon Fri llam optn: Sat 10.30am 4pm. Linda Clark and Doreen Williams Sat 1‘) Oct Sat 2 .\'m. Recent paintings.


l‘or a detailed itinerary call 52‘) 3682/3030. Free.

The Drawing Room l'ntil l‘ri 2‘) Noy. 'l‘he Tray elling (iallery’s latest touring exhibition explores drawings in its many forms. including wall. life. abstract. animation and computer drawings. Featured artists include Rachel Beyan Baker. Balint Bolygo. Dayid ('onnearn. lili/abeth Hobbs. Alan

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Johnston. (‘had .\lc('ail. Kathy Prendergast. Renan and Aileen Stackhottse. The gallery will be stopping at (‘arluk'e (‘ommunity (‘entre ( 17 ()ct): (‘ambusland Precinct ( 18 Oct): Rutherglen [.ibrary ( 1‘) Oct); Duncan of .lordanstone ('ollege. Dundee (22 ()ct): (‘ity Art (‘entre (23 ()ct): lidinburgh (‘ollege of Art (24 ()ct) and Portree Town Centre. Isle of Skye (28 ()ct).


('afe Bar. 10 ('ambridge Street. 228 5383. Just Be Good t'ntil Sat I‘) ()ct. Multimedia paintings. drawings and photographs by Anna (‘opland and Catherine Street.

Anthony Cook Sun 20 Oct —Sat 23 Noy. Photography exhibition.


I22 High Street. 225 8408.

The Parish [Tntil Thu 31 ()ct.

l0am 5pm. .‘s'ew exhibition space showing photographs by Kerrie Reid taken in the Parish of Boryast. the lslc of Lewis.


In South Fort Street. 478 7810. Mon Sat I lam ll.45pm: Sun 1230—] l.45pm. Archy - The Computer Who Dreams lfntil Fri 18 ()ct. A Visual exploration by (iordon S Ackertnan made with the aid of a computer.

Mixed Show l'ntil Sat 26 ()ct. A selection of watercolours by six local artists.

Alfons Bytautas Sun 27 ()ct--Sat 23 .\'oy. Landscapes and prints.


4 Dundas Street. 558 ‘)544/5. .\lon --l-'ri l0am (rpm; Sat Ilam 4pm.

Five Wildlife Artists t’ntil Sat 26 ()ct. Wildlife paintings by Jonathan Sainsbury. Derek Robertson. Alastair Makinson. Jonathan Yule and Minnette Bell .‘ylacDonald.

Edinburgh Museums

This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions. For details of other permanent attractions, see Edinburgh Life, page 99.


llol)‘rood Road. 550 7800. Daily l0anrbpnt. £7.95 (£4.50).

Scottish National Antarctic Expedition Centenary Exhibition l'ntil Sun 3 Nov. Retrace the footsteps of Dr William Bruce. leader of the Scottish National Antarctic lixpedition of 1902. See photographs and artefacts' celebrating his yoyage of the Scotia.

The Big Chill l'ntil 27 ()ct. Find out why polar bears don't eat penguins and other intrepid explorer actiyities at this fun-filled interactive exhibition.


42 High Street. 52‘) 4142. Mon—Sat l0am 5pm.

Teddy Turns 100! Mon 2l~Sat 26 ()ct. (‘elebrate the 10001 birthday of the teddy bear with a series of workshops. storytelling sessions and a small display of the museum‘s fayourite bears.


I42 (‘anongate. 52‘) 4|43. Mon Sat

l0am 5pm.

My Dear John l‘ntil Sat 26 ()ct. Glasgow-based textile artist Deirdre Nelson explores themes of communication through traditional letters. digital printing and needlework techniques.

NEWHAVEN HERITAGE MUSEUM Newhayen llarbour. 55l 4lo5. .\lon- Sun noon 4.45pm.

They’re Handed Doon t'ntil Tue 31 Dec. An exhibition looking at the history of the Paisley shawl and their adoption by New-hayen fishwiyes.