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Urban / Suburban

Urban / Suburban


City Art Centre
[Exhibition]

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm; Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Dates:1 August 2014 - 19 October 2014
Cost: Free

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Based on work acquired through the National Collecting Scheme for Scotland (NCSS), Urban/ Suburban will look at the theme of architecture and the built environment in recent Sco...


Through the work on show, the exhibition will examine how we live today in our urban/suburban environment.

Specific works include Villa Savoye by Nathan Coley, Nothank by Graham Fagen, Town, 2005 by Carol Rhodes and Citrus Fruit Market by Toby Paterson. Other artists whose work has been acquired through the NCSS include Charles Avery, Christine Borland, Martin Boyce and Kenny Hunter. Additional works from artists in the collection will be shown, including Kate Gray, Chad McCail and Jonathan Owen, and the exhibition will include a small number of additional loans.

Urban/Suburban is part of GENERATION, a landmark series of exhibitions celebrating 25 years of contemporary art in Scotland.



Image: detail from Town, 2005 by Carol Rhodes
 
 



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Where do I end and you begin

Where do I end and you begin


City Art Centre
[Exhibition]

As part of the Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme, and during the year of Homecoming Scotland, Edinburgh Art Festival in partnership with City Art Centre presents a major internati...

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Dates:1 August 2014 - 19 October 2014
Cost: Free

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Captain Lightfoot Presents…

Captain Lightfoot Presents…


Lauriston Castle
[Exhibition]

Captain Lightfoot is an international artist collective set up in 2012 by Emma Pratt, Anneli Holmstrom and Kadie Salmon. It has has a strong interest in narrative and symbolism ...

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: 10am - 4pm
Dates:9 August 2014 - 15 August 2014
Cost: Free

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Children and Amateur Media in Scotland

Children and Amateur Media in Scotland


Museum of Childhood
[Exhibition]

The exhibition should add value to the understanding of children and childhood and the significant role that amateur media play in their lives.

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Dates:1 September 2014 - 29 March 2015
Cost: Free

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Scars on the City: Edinburgh in World War I

Scars on the City: Edinburgh in World War I


Museum of Edinburgh
[Exhibition]

The exhibition will look at the effect of the War on people in Edinburgh.

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Dates:1 October 2014 - 29 March 2015
Cost: Free

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Picturing Conflict: Art of the First World War

Picturing Conflict: Art of the First World War


City Art Centre
[Exhibition]

The First World War was a life-changing event for millions of people, a conflict that elicited responses in literature, music and the visual arts.

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm; Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Dates:8 November 2014 - 18 January 2015
Cost: Free

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You Choose: Favourites from the City Art Centre

You Choose: Favourites from the City Art Centre


City Art Centre
[Exhibition]

Every year the City Art Centre stages exhibitions drawn from its extensive collection of historic and contemporary Scottish art. Curators spend months selecting which artworks s...

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm; Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Dates:13 December 2014 - 24 May 2015
Cost: Free

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