Open Doors event at Edinburgh art centre

The artists, makers and craftspeople of St Margaret’s House are opening their studios to the public for a weekendlong event. The art centre is offering a rare opportunity to meet the many talented residents spearheading the works and creative projects being made within. Free workshops, a craft fair, a café and one-off performances will also take More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Scottish National Gallery – William Strang exhibition opens today

A captivating and diverse selection of prints and drawings by the great Scottish artist William Strang will feature in a new display at the Scottish National Gallery this autumn.  Strang, who was born in Dumbarton More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, October 13th, 2014

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop to open new building

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop will unveil the new Creative Laboratories building – which it describes as an architecturally stunning facility specifically designed for sculptors – next month. Situated More...

By Reader On Saturday, October 11th, 2014

SKFF unveils Small Pictures for Big Projects

  The Sick Kids Friends Foundation (SKFF) is inviting art lovers to discover a unique exhibition where a number of specially commissioned artworks by some of Scotland’s most renowned artists will be sold More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Supporting Scotland’s Art – The Friends of the National Galleries of Scotland

I once asked someone what people got from supporting a particular arts organisation. ‘The warm glow of friendship (and that’s your lot)’ came the reply. As a Friend of the National Galleries of More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Autumn display at the Scottish National Gallery

  FAIR FACES, DARK PLACES: PRINTS AND DRAWINGS BY WILLIAM STRANG (1859–1921) 18 October 2014 – 15 February 2015 Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh EH2 2EL Admission free | 0131 624 6200 #StrangPrints A More...

By Reader On Monday, September 29th, 2014

Scotland’s forgotten World Champions

As the Scotland women’s national side prepare for the play-off matches to qualify for next summer’s World Cup, a new exhibition reveals the story of Scotland’s forgotten champions. ‘The First Ladies of Football’ More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Impressions: a new exhibition at The Gallery on the Corner

‘I want to feel brave with my art’ says Otis Berry, ‘I want it to stand out as my style.’ Otis is one of five trainees who are about to complete their traineeships at the Gallery On the More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

London Glassblowing and Graal Press: two new exhibitions at Gallery Ten

A few months ago, Ainsley Francis and Jack Luke were completing MAs at Edinburgh School of Art. Ainsley works primarily with engraved and kiln form glass, Jack is a photographer. At the ECA graduate show, Gallery More...

By Reader On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Edinburgh Old Town’s latest fine art gallery

Edinburgh’s Old Town welcomed its latest addition to the art scene with the opening of HoeyynArts Gallery. Heralded by Chinese drumming and a Lion Dance, the gallery opened with fanfare to the surprise and delight More...