Art listings

Edinburgh Galleries continued

OPEN EYE GALLERY 34 Abercromby Place. 557 1020. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm: Sat 10am—4pm. Chris Bushe Until Wed 23 Jun. Contemporary landscape paintings by Chris Bushe.

Sophie Cook Until Wed 23 Jun. New ceramic works.

OXGANGS LIBRARY 343 Oxgangs Road North. 529 5549. Mon—Thu 10am—8pm: Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 9am—1pm.

Cover Story Until Fri 18 Jun. A selection from over 50 book covers featuring photographs by Paul Turner. PALOURDE RESTAURANT 78 Commercial Quay. Leith. 555 7663. Tue—Sun 11am—5pm.

New Paintings and Prints Until Fri 25 Jun. Hunter Fine Art present an exhibition of paintings and prints including works by Shona Barr. Teresa Flavin. Andrew Fitzpatrick. Will Maw and Graeme Wilcox.

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop Until Wed 30 Jun. An exhibition of work by members of the Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop.

PATRIOTHALL GALLERY (WASPS) Patriothall Studios. off 48 Hamilton Place. 225 1289. Daily 1—6pm. Battle Camp Sat l9—Wed 23 Jun. A sculptural installation by Duncan Robertson comprising a wedding dress and sculptures based on clothing and rites of passage.


3 Dundas Street. 556 6497. Tue—Sat noon—7pm.

Janet Patterson Until Wed 30 Jun. New semi-abstract paintings inspired by natural forms.

THE QUEEN’S GALLERY Palace of Holyroodhouse. 556 5100. Daily 9.30am—4.30pm.

O Enchanting the Eye: Dutch Paintings of the Golden Age Until Sun 7 Nov. £5 (£3—£4); family ticket £13. From Vermeer to Rembrandt to Frans Hals and Cuyp. the Royal Collection‘s world-class group of 17th century Dutch paintings takes up residence at the Queen's Gallery. ()ver 50 works featuring still life. portraits. history paintings. landscape and seascapes reflect the confidence and social tensions of this Golden Age of painting. Highlights include Vermeer‘s A Lady a! the Virginuls. The Artist's Mother by Rembrandt and Jan Steen’s A Woman at her Toilet.


46 Dundas Street. 556 0808. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—4pm.

The Summer Show 2004 Until Sat 24 Jul. A mixed show of paintings by gallery artists including Barbara Balmer. James Fairgreave. Alexander Robb and David Sinclair.


42 Victoria Street. 477 3255. Mon—Sat 12.30am—5.30pm; Sun noon—5pm. Mixed Group Show Until Wed 30 Jun. A mixed show of work by up-and- coming and established artists featuring etchings by Judith Rowan and artists‘ books by AC Berkheiser. RIAS GALLERY 15 Rutland Square. 229 7545. Mon—Fri 9am—5pm (except local bank holidays). Lindsay Nell Until Fri 18 Jun. Paintings by Lindsay Neil inspired by suburban architecture and sociology.

ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN Exhibition Hall. lnverleith Row. 552 7171. Daily 10am—5pm.

DNA in the Garden Until Sun 27 Jun (Exhibition Hall). An exhibition

96 THE LIST 10—24 Jun 2004

exploring how the discovery of the DNA double helix has altered ottr

? knowledge of plants.

: George Forrest - A Life and

Legacy Until Sun 27 Jun (Exhibition

; Hall). An exhibition exploring the life of Scottish plant hunter George Forrest

who. during his travels to the

j mountains and valleys of China. 1 discovered many plant species.

ROYAL OVER-SEAS HOUSE Landings Gallery. 100 Princes Street. 225 1501. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm.

' Hybrid Until Fri 2 Jul. An exhibition ; of work by Chila Burman who has

recently completed a commission for the BBC and produced artwork for book covers by Meera Syal and

I Godfried Donkor. who represented the , UK in the 48th Venice Biennale.

! nouiéadfiisnxcmem BUILDING The Mound. 624 6200. Mon—Sat

10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm. Delia Baillie Until Sun 4 Jul. Dundee-based artist Delia Baillie

3 shows the results of her Royal Scottish Academy Alastair Salvesen Travel

Scholarship which took her to the USA in March 2003. The exhibition features

new paintings. drawings and collages

which are inspired by a place of extreme seismic activity in the westernmost coast of America. 124th Annual Exhibition of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour Sun 13

Jun—Thu 15 Jul. £2 (£1). The annual

exhibition of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours. featuring over 100 works and including two pieces by HRH the Prince of



2 St Stephen Place. 225 6257. Mon-Fri l0am—6pm; Sat 10am—6pm; Sun noon—5.30pm.

Launch Exhibition L’ntil Wed 30 Jun. Glasgow based launch a new gallery space in Edinburgh featuring new paintings by Pat Kramek.

Elaine Cunningham. Donald Macdonald.

Ron liardley and Victoria Stewart.


16 Dundas Street. 558 1200. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am-4pm.

Howard Hodgkin Until Wed 30 Jun. Selected prints by Howard Hodgkin. Molly Bullick: Fragmented L'ntil Wed 30 Jun.

Alison McConachie Until Wed 30 Jun. New glass.

Ann Oram Until Wed 30 Jun. New paintings.


Reiach and Hall Architects. 6 [)arnaway Street. 225 8444. Mon—Fri 2pm—5pm. Otto Berchem Until Fri 18 Jun. Amsterdam-based artist Otto Berchem creates an installation for the Sleeper space. Previous works include texts and slide pieces. performances and videos. The worke. he says ‘places himself among his audience and his audience places itself in the centre of his work.‘

THE SOUTHSIDE GALLERY 58 Ratcliffe Terrace. 667 1966. Mon—Sat

10am - 6pm.

Mixed Show Until Wed 30 Jun. ()riginal paintings and prints by various artists.

STILLS 23 (‘ockbtirn Street. 622 6200. Daily 1 1am-6pm.


Snack - Sannox by Jack Knox on show at the Royal Scottish Academy Building

Napier University Degree Show Tue 15—Sun 27 Jun. Final year show of work by graduating students from Napier University‘s Media Arts section which incorporates photography and film.


10 Stafford Street. 226 5812. Mon—Fri 9.30am—6pm; Sat 9.30am—5.30pm; Sun noon—5pm.

Vibrant Fibres Until Sun 4 Jul. Felt paintings by Moy Mackay which combine traditional felting techniques with hand and machine embroidery. TALBOT RICE GALLERY University of Edinburgh. South Bridge. 650 2210. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm.

Art Works in Mental Health Thu 10 Jun—Sat 10 Jul. An exhibition of two and three-dimensional works along with creative writing to provide an insight into personal perceptions of mental illness. Artesian Arts Thu 10 Jim—Sat 10 Jul. An exhibition of work by the Scottish artist-led charity which promotes outsider and raw arts.

Karen Ingham Thu 10 Jun—Sat 10 Jul (round room). A photographic installation by Karen Ingham as a result of a collaboration with the Royal (‘ollege of Surgeons. Edinburgh.

Wednesday Workshop Sessions Wed lo—Wed 23 Jun. 2—4pm. Free. Booking required. Workshops exploring the themes in the Art Works in Mental Health exhibition.


36 Dundas Street. 556 6366. Mon—Fri

1 1am—6pm; Sat 10.30am—6pm .

Davy Brown Until Sat 12 Jun. Landscapes by Davy Brown capturing the interplay of light and colour peculiar to Scotland.