Tag archive for ‘art’
By John Preece On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Mini Maker Faire, with laser sculptures, at the Edinburgh International Science Festival Coming to a close this Sunday, 15 April, the 30th Edinburgh International Science Festival, powered by EDF Energy, has presented More...

By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Artist Robbie shortlisted for prestige prize

  One of the entries An Edinburgh artist has been shortlisted for the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize, the UK’s leading competition for British contemporary representational painting and drawing. Robbie Bushe More...

By John Preece On Monday, January 15th, 2018

New artworks unveiled at Pennywell All Care Centre

Art at the Heart of Muirhouse Artists Hans K Clausen and Lindsay Perth present two new public artworks created in collaboration with North Edinburgh residents and NHS staff commissioned as part of a public art residency More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Edinburgh Welcomes Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools Roadshow

Last week, Stenhouse Primary School enjoyed a fun-filled day of art as the Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools arrived in Edinburgh. Primary six students at the Edinburgh school got involved in the creative sessions More...

By John Preece On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

End of Artist in Residency Programme Marked by Special Event

Unique ‘energy’ of Scottish community foundation captured by art installation A new art installation was unveiled on Tuesday (29th November) at a special event in Edinburgh marking the culmination of an ‘artist More...

By Luke Vinnicombe On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Exhibition FRESH at Whitespace

The exhibition ‘FRESH’ is the debut show for the Edinburgh art collective bearing the same name. This is an exciting new art group, showcasing a diverse range of media including painting, drawing, More...

By John Preece On Thursday, April 6th, 2017

‘Hidden Door’ Launch Crowd-funding Campaign to Restore Leith Theatre

£20,000 Target set to aid restoration of the derelict Art Deco Theatre (Photo credit – Eoin Carey) A local non-profit arts festival is setting its sights on raising £20,000 to help restore the old Leith More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Scots Shortlisted for 2017 Sony World Photography Awards

Words : Nigel Duncan Photo Editor : John Preece Three Scottish photographers have been short-listed in the world’s largest photography competition. ‘Sixteen’ is an ongoing project looking at the experience, More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

RSA New Contemporaries

A man lies face down on the sand; a woman in a sun hat sits on his back whilst another man manipulates his legs. A third man, in a deckchair, looks decidedly puzzled. What is going on? In Luke Vinnicombe’s deceptively More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Winter Exhibitions at the City Art Centre*****

Chloe Brown’s screenprint portrait of D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson is at first sight a simple line drawing of a man in profile. Look again and you will see that inside the man there are all manner of objects, More...