Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Fri 22 May 2015

MAGIC FOREST AND SLICE

Andrew Carnie
11:00 - 18:00

Andrew Carnie’s practice involves interaction with scientists, regarding themes based around neurology. He will exhibit two works; Slice, a slide-dissolve work that explores the body as a theatre... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Fri 22 May 2015

SYLVA CALEDONIA

Tim Collins & Reiko Goto, with Sara Ocklind, Gerry Loose and Morven Gregor, and Chris Fremantle
11:00 - 18:00

Tim Collins & Reiko Goto, with Sara Ocklind, The Black Wood of Rannoch Gerry Loose and Morven Gregor, Adnamurchan, The Sunart Oakwood Chris Fremantle, seminar series Phenotype... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Fri 22 May 2015

SOMETHING AND NOTHING

Keith Lemley
11:00 - 18:00

US-based artist Keith Lemley creates a space for dialogue between nature and the machine by filling the gallery with artificial light through seemingly organic forms; with neon tubes mimicking the... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Thu 22 May 2014

LIVING LIGHTS

11:00 - 18:00

Fireflies use periodic flashing to attract mates, dinoflagellates cause the seas to aparkle and anglerfish use bioluminescence lures to attract prey. The emission of light is used by many... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Fri 22 May 2015

MUTATOR 1+2

William Latham
11:00 - 18:00

William Latham was one of the first pioneering UK computer artists and rapidly gained international reputation in the 80s. His work blends organic imagery and computer animation, using software... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Thu 22 May 2014

UNDER THE CITLATEPETL

Julieta Aguinaco
11:00 - 18:00

In the current industrialised way of existing, many Homo sapiens live a life no longer as intimately synced to the circadian clock of Earth. The technologies we have inherited from our Homo habilis... [more]

Sat 04 Apr 2015 - Fri 22 May 2015

POSSIBILITY OF ANOTHER PLACE

Silas Parry, Summerhall Residency Artist
11:00 - 18:00

1000 metres under the sea, on the black murk of the sea floor, something is discovered. It’s 1986, and this organism is unlike anything the researchers have ever seen. They find 18 of them,... [more]

Wed 11 Mar 2015 - Tue 31 Mar 2015

Summerhall presents Anna Somerville

09:00 - 17:00

A retrospective of paintings by award winning Edinburgh artist Anna Somerville, including recent works painted at her studio in Summerhall. Somerville’s bold style and dramatic compositions... [more]

Fri 20 Feb 2015 - Sun 06 Dec 2015

Diana Zwibach

08:30 - 17:00

Diana Zwibach's works are filled with semi abstract figures presented in different situations. She identifies links with artists such as Francisco Goya and Picasso, and the poet Federico Garcia... [more]

Sat 07 Feb 2015 - Tue 10 Feb 2015

Edinburgh Iranian Festival - Perception Opening Night

Edinburgh Iranian Festival
20:30-22:00

The Perception opening night commences with a music performance by Azadeh, prize giving ceremony, talks by various speakers, a drinks reception and finally a special first view of our exhibition for... [more]

Sun 04 Jan 2015 - Tue 24 Mar 2015

Berlin, 1989

David Rushton
11:00 - 18:00

David Rushton - Berlin 1989 I was visiting Berlin when those on the Western side had started chipping away at the wall's concrete. By November 1989 we were relatively free to travel between east... [more]

Sun 07 Dec 2014 - Tue 24 Feb 2015

Dictatorship and Democracy in the Age of Extremes: Spotlights on the History of Europe in the 20th Century

11:00 - 18:00

The exhibition tells the tale of Europe’s 20th century as a dramatic story oscillating between freedom and tyranny, democracy and dictatorship. It marks the conjunction of a number of... [more]

Mon 01 Dec 2014 - Sun 22 Mar 2015

Keeping The Balance

George Wyllie + Demarco Archive
11:00 - 18:00

George Wyllie (1921-2012) was a remarkable artist who reached out beyond the confines of the art gallery and connected with people all over the world through his thought-provoking art. Wyllie... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

The Northernmost North

Birgir Andrésson (1955 - 2007)
11:00 - 18:00

One of Iceland’s best-known contemporary artists, Birgir Andrésson’s work uses conceptual strategies to explore aspects of Icelandic culture and national identity. Raised in a home for the blind... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

DEMO TALK

kennardphillipps
11:00 - 18:00

Peter Kennard and Cat Phillipps are a collaborative duo who have been working since 2002 to produce art in response to the invasion of Iraq. Their practice has evolved to confront power and war... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

Large Things of Different Shapes and Colours

Group Show
11:00 - 18:00

Artists Kevin Harman, Tim Sandys, Louise Gibson, Kenny Watson, Steve Earl Weber and Shane Jezowski and others will be exhibiting large neon and sculptural works throughout Summerhall as part of a... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Mon 01 Aug 2016

Virus

Antonio O’Connell
11:00 - 18:00

Antonio O’Connell is a Mexican installation artist and architect who creates extensions and intrusions into buildings using recycled materials and items from a building’s past. He is fascinated... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

Re-Sounding

Susan Hiller
11:00 - 18:00

Re-Sounding is a new work by American-born, London based artist Susan Hiller. Concerned with unearthing the forgotten or repressed, Hiller is one of the most influential British artists working... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

Kings and Totems for Dolly, Sculpture and Prints

Alex Flett
11:00 - 18:00

I am a lucky man because I was taught as a student by the likes of the Post Painterly Abstractionist Patrick Heron, the British Cubist Keith Vaughan, and the Master Etcher Norman Ackroyd. Although I... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

FAILE Bast Deluxx Fluxx Arcade Edinburgh 2014/ Vestige Board Paintings

Faile & Bast
11:00 - 18:00

Featuring interactive games designed for Art Basel Miami Beach 2013,  FAILE BÄST Deluxx Fluxx Arcade Edinburgh 2014 invites visitors to take a turn with specially programmed video games and pinball... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

Life as a Cheap Suitcase (Pandrogeny & a Search for a Unified Identity)

Genesis & Lady Jaye Breyer P-Orridge
11:00 - 18:00

This is the first British exhibition by influential avant-garde artists Genesis and Lady Jaye Breyer P-Orridge since 2003, featuring the European premiere of major works from... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

Dreaming of Heroic Days

Caroline McNairn
11:00 - 18:00

This exhibition celebrates Caroline McNairn’s (1955-2010) year spent painting in Russia and Ukraine. This was the culmination of an historic cultural exchange between Scotland and the former USSR... [more]

Fri 01 Aug 2014 - Fri 26 Sep 2014

444 Archives

Ignaz Cassar
11:00 - 18:00

444 Archives is an installation based on photographic artwork. As the title of the work indicates, 444 Archives is a collection of 444 photographs of 444 publicly registered repositories in the... [more]

Sat 21 Jun 2014 - Sun 22 Jun 2014

Polish Scottish Heritage Festival: Exhibition

Polish Cultural Festival Association
10:00 - 17:00

The heritage shared by Poland and Scotland is a visible and integral part of Scotland’s historic environment. This exhibition will use podcasts, film, photography and text to help you discover the... [more]

Wed 04 Jun 2014 - Sat 19 Jul 2014

High Vis.

Edinburgh College Creative Industries
10:00 - 18:00

This year’s Edinburgh College Creative Arts end of year show is bigger than ever, bringing together the combined talents of the HND year 2 students from 3D Design (Interiors), Illustration,... [more]

Sat 08 Feb 2014 - Sat 22 Mar 2014

The Kindness of Strangers

Stefan Roloff
11:00 - 18:00

For his first ever UK show, Stefan Roloff displays his most recent video installation ‘The Kindness of Strangers’.  In it, the German-American artist who emigrated to New York in 1982 portrays... [more]

Sat 07 Dec 2013 - Fri 24 Jan 2014

Beyond Surface: In search of the soul

Deirdre Nicholls
11:00 - 18:00

A selection of work from the Summerhall Studio of figurative sculptor Deirdre Nicholls. An exhibition which shows two aspects of the artist’s work: contemporary portrait heads in bronze and... [more]

Sat 07 Dec 2013 - Fri 24 Jan 2014

Jerry's Map

Jerry Gretzinger
11:00 - 18:00

“The map began as just a doodle. I just made little rectangles and crosshatched them. Carefully. And I just kept adding rectangles and I put a river in….and some railroad stations. But there was... [more]

Sat 07 Dec 2013 - Fri 24 Jan 2014

The Dark Would

11:00 - 18:00

The world premiere of a ground-breaking exhibition... World-leading poets and text artists explore the maze of living and dying in The Dark Would. Contributors: Jenny Holzer, Richard Long, Susan... [more]

Sat 07 Dec 2013 - Fri 31 Jan 2014

Boys Keep Swinging

Two Little Birds
11:00 - 18:00

Curators Paul Darling and Peter Gwyn of the Manchester arts production company 'Two Little Birds' are thrilled to be bringing the largest group exhibition that they have ever undertaken – BOYS KEEP... [more]