• Data Horizons

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    Data Horizons is the result of a collaboration between the Extreme Light group at Heriot-Watt University and Lily Hibberd, Leverhulme Trust artist-in-residence at Heriot-Watt throughout 2016

  • From the Dark Ocean Comes Light

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    From the Dark Ocean Comes Light is a new body of sculptural work by artist Hannah Imlach, resulting from a year-long residency within The Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics & Bioengineering at Heriot-Watt University and the Changing Oceans Group at The University of Edinburgh (funded by The Leverhulme Trust).

  • Sounds of the Anthropocene

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    A collaboration between Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina and C-EENRG at Cambridge University, UK, artist Sebastian Verea’s Sounds of the Anthropocene is a multimedia experience played by Earth´s rotation in real time, that shows the new geological epoch that we call Anthropocene fleshing out the unprecedented humankind footprint on our planet.

  • Genocentric

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    Genocentric is an exhibition of new and evolving work by artist Louise Mackenzie in collaboration with Northumbria University, Newcastle University and Edinburgh University, exploring affective responses to working with life as biotechnological material.

  • Rubber Coated Steel

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    Rubber Coated Steel Forensic audio analyst and artist Lawrence Abu Hamdan’s Rubber Coated Steel testifies to the relationship between technology and power.

  • La Preuve par l’Image/Science Exposed

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    The Science Exposed image contest challenges participants to tell science stories through vibrant and exciting images. Devoted exclusively to images of scientific research, in all fields of study, this selection of images brings science to vibrant, visual life.

  • Exploring the Art in Data

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    Environmental data and computer algorithms contain patterns that can inform both scientific findings and artistic expression. A collaboration between artist Simon Sloan, communicators and scientists at The University of Edinburgh, Team Shrub’s Exploring the Art in Data will create an interactive discussion with participants about the untapped potential of data to convey artistic meaning.

  • CO2_Live

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Fri 12 May 2017

    CO2_Live is a new collaborative work by Daniel Budinov, Patrick Hickey, James Howie, Jim Jack, Ryan Lewis, Adam Linson and Iain Robinson. It incorporates a Carbon Dioxide sensor, situated next to the street, connected to LED panels displaying the real time CO2 levels at the top floor of Summerhall’s TechCube.

  • Arctic from Above

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Tue 09 May 2017

    Team Shrub present photographs of Arctic tundra landscapes and the plants and wildlife that inhabit them captured as a part of scientific research expeditions to the rapidly warming Arctic.

  • A Hidden Order

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Mon 17 Apr 2017

    A Hidden Order reveals the bonds between art and music through geometry and mathematics, bringing to light an unforeseen unity that merges the worlds of traditional Islamic art and Western contemporary composition.

  • Lichtsuchende – Cybernetic sunflowers with Maslovian behaviours

    Sat 01 Apr 2017 -  Mon 17 Apr 2017

    The Lichtsuchende are small static robotic creatures, forming an interactive, digital, photo-kinetic sculpture, created by Dave Murray-Rust and Rocio von Jungefeld.

  • Wondering People

    Fri 17 Mar 2017 -  Thu 30 Mar 2017

    In response to the focused nature of our degrees, Wondering People was started as a student run curatorial initiative to provide anyone, from a politics student to an art student who may feel restricted by their medium, with the opportunity to engage creatively and exhibit their work.

  • Alloway 432

    Sat 25 Feb 2017 -  Sat 18 Mar 2017

    This exhibition of paintings, prints and drawings draws heavily upon Ann Marie Gilmore personal archive which has only recently become available.

  • Highlight Arctic

    Sat 25 Feb 2017 -  Sun 19 Mar 2017

    The Highlight Arctic multi-arts exhibition at Summerhall mixes film and artists’ work in an integrated exploration of the turbulent relationship between humans and the landscape of the circumpolar North.

  • Bird

    Sat 28 Jan 2017 -  Sat 18 Feb 2017

    Africa alters one’s perception of a Western European art which has long lost itself in a visual pedantry by stripping joy in creativity out of the art making process

  • Autism Abstraction and Colour

    Fri 27 Jan 2017 -  Thu 16 Feb 2017

    Garvald Artists present a vibrant collection of abstract artwork by John Black. John is Autistic and combines his innate understanding of colour with his intuitive active mark-making to create inherently beautiful and balanced works.

  • Archipelago

    Sat 21 Jan 2017 -  Fri 17 Mar 2017

    This exhibition of new work by David Blyth, Derrick Guild and Alan Grieve has grown out of a long process of analysis and discussion of contemporary art in Scotland, and how it measures up against visual practices created in other countries.

  • Coup de Théâtre

    Sat 10 Dec 2016 -  Sun 08 Jan 2017

    Coup de Théâtre – a group exhibition of contemporary sculpture. It investigates notions of the unexpected, the sudden and the unpredictable translated through visual, immersive and sensory experiences.

  • Ideas of Beauty

    Wed 07 Dec 2016 -  Sat 17 Dec 2016

    ‘Ideas of Beauty’ is an exhibition organised by Edinburgh’s Democratic Camera Club. Beauty is a difficult word for many artists. It is associated with cliché, with the ‘chocolate box’ image. This exhibition invites artists to investigate, subvert and celebrate ‘Ideas of Beauty’ in their own style.

  • Invisible

    Sat 03 Dec 2016 -  Tue 03 Jan 2017

    This exhibition is a celebration of that which is just beyond the view of what is seen. It is that emergent presence that sometimes take the form of a still life and sometimes a landscape – an alchemy of colour into form and then gone again.