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The Weather War

Bigert & Bergström
5 April- 24th May 2014
11:00 - 18:00

Swedish artist duo Bigert & Bergström are obsessed with the climate and its extremes. The weather – both a trivial theme for petty conversation and a life threatening natural force – is central in their art. And they use it …


In outer space there is no painting or sculpture

David Burrows
5 April- 24th May 2014
11:00 - 18:00

…you are a mass, weighing heavy on the fabric of space …which stretches, causing you to spin, faster and faster, pulling everything into your orbit until nothing can be sure of its footing… …this increased distortion of space requires too …


Hidden Energies

Jessica Lloyd-Jones
5 April- 24th May
11.00 - 18.00

‘Hidden Energies’ explores Jessica Lloyd-Jones’ diverse interest in the theme of energy, including such subjects as particle physics, biological electricity and Kirlian imaging, through a range of sculptural media and moving image techniques that demonstrate a distinct fascination with natural …

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Group Show: 26/04/86

Norrie Harman, Rebecca Appleby, Dean Kemp And Greg Townend
5 April- 24th May 2014
11:00 - 18:00

At 01.23 on Saturday 26th April 1986 an emergency shutdown of reactor number 4 initiated an explosion and fire that released huge quantities of radioactive particles into the atmosphere. The Chernobyl disaster is considered the worst nuclear power plant accident …

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Possibility of Life

Silas Parry
5 April- 24th May 2014
11:00 - 18:00

Silas Parry is a Scottish artist who works with materials that have lost their original purpose, using movement and sound to give objects life. Parry’s kinetic sculptures revolve around simple mechanics and analogue audio to re-imagine artefacts and their place …

Wenna Potter

The Bone Library

Group Show
5 April- 24th May 2014
11:00 - 18:00

Students and staff from Edinburgh College of Art and the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies are collaborating in a project which examines the development and evaluation of 3d models in veterinary education. ‘The Bone Library’ exhibition is a result …

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Dress of Glass and Flame

Helen Storey
5 April- 24th May 2014
17:00 - 20:30

“Dress of Glass and Flame” is a new work, between Helen and the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and London College of Fashion. It has been produced by world renowned Berengo Studio in Venice. Helen Storey was drawn towards the …

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Phenotype Genotype (PhG)

Heart Fine Art
Permanent Exhibition
11.00 - 18.00 (7 hours)

The first of Summerhall’s permanent galleries will open its doors for the first time at the Festival. Set in an original laboratory setting, Phenotype Genotype (PhG) will show over 400 small, medium and large works by a wide range of diverse artists amidst items rescued from Summerhall’s scientific past.