An internet sensation, Jerry’s Map is an amazing and engrossing work which is not only massive in scale but has been 50 years in its creation.
World-leading text artists and poets explore the puzzle of living and dying in The Dark Would. Includes work by: Fiona Banner, Richard Long, Simon Patterson, Susan Hiller, Tony Lopez, Sarah Sanders, Jenny Holzer, Richard Wentworth, Caroline Bergvall, Ron Silliman, Mike Chavez-Dawson, Lawrence Weiner – and many others.
With an eclectic mix of artists working in a variety of mediums, this exhibition showcases the works of celebrated and award-winning international artists, up and coming artists and those showing for the first time.
Large colour photographs, clouting, jewellery and records are amongst the items on display in this fascinating exhibition
Large highly coloured abstract paintings on paper evoke mechanised movement in urban landscapes, the passage of time and the horizontal structures of high-rise and modern constructions. Smaller works on wood follow the contours of the medium (taken from doors and window frames in themselves references to housing) and create bright small delights. Edinburgh painter Bissett,
COBRA (which stands for Copenhagen/Bruxelles /Amsterdam) was an artistic group that was founded in 1948 and in its first form lasted until 1951. The name was coined by Christian Dotremont but the group also included important artists such as Asger Jorn, Karel Appel, Constant, Corneille and Joseph Noiret. Influenced by expressionism, the group looked to
Vissers shaped but hard edge minimalist sculptures are inspired by her love of landscape. An established artist from The Netherlands, Vissers keeps her pallet to a very small number of colours; grey, black and orange being her mainstays. The artists inspires a feeling of deep spacial awareness, an understanding of the loneliness of being outdoors,
Subject – Room #1 is an installation by Dennis J. Reinmüller, clashing pop-art with quantum mechanics and explorations of the self in an age of perpetual affirmation. There are claims that this installation explains the suicide of Kurt Cobain while dissecting contemporary ideology – most likely it is yet another misreading of Hegel’s ‘Phenomenology of
The Lower Church Gallery showcases the first exhibition from the Polish Contemporary Art Group. The galleries have been transformed into a place of contemplation and appreciation of the “ordinary” aspects of day to day life. The exhibition brings together fourteen artists and a collective of authors all of whom are in various stages of their artistic
An unmissable art exhibition by John Lee Bird. A painter and collagist who, utilising a very clear line and flat colour, creates large, colourful portraits of his friends. Look out for TV celebrities, musicians and other flamboyant people from stage to screen. See characters from The Mighty Boosh, musicians such as Jarvis Cocker, and a
Children’s Parliament creates opportunities for children’s voices to be heard in the social and political landscape of Scotland. As part of the Scottish Government’s effort to make Scotland the best place for children to grow up, Children’s Parliament engaged with sixty children from different communities to explore a range of issues, including culture, heritage, sectarianism
Installation inviting children to create music through movement around multicoloured squares.
n an open, honest, and often humorous, way Gypsy/Traveller contributors have shared their memories, poetry and photographs, as well as reflecting on the impact prejudice can have upon mental health and wellbeing.
Since 2001 Denis Buckley has created a persona entitled :The Irishman” for use in performance, moving image and stills. After his spectacular performance in Summerhall courtyard in the 2012 Edinburgh Festival where he burnt a “long shovel” in front of a screening of the second film from Buckley’s Irish Trilogy, , Buckley returns to complete his work.
6% Down Syndrome: My Photographs, their stories is a documentary photography project completed over two years by Graham Miller, in partnership with Down’s Syndrome Scotland…