Sat 3 Dec 2016
Drawing is an important part of Peter Randall-Page's practice as an artist. He always carries a sketch book to note ideas and often makes observational drawings as a way of analysing and studying...
Tue 1 Nov 2016
A Sketch of the Universe: Art, Science and the Influence of D’Arcy Thompson
D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1860-1948) was a pioneering Edinburgh-born biologist whose theories about the growth...
Sun 5 Jun 2016
Paper Trail: Drawings, Watercolours, Prints
A blank piece of paper is one of the most basic materials available to a visual artist; yet it is also among the...
Sat 4 Jun 2016
William Gillies & John Maxwell
William Gillies and John Maxwell were among the most significant and distinctive Scottish artists of the 20th century.
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Mon 9 May 2016
Hidden Gems opens at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre on 7 October 2017
EDINBURGH’S CITY ART CENTRE REVEALS ITS HIDDEN GEMS
Showcasing 50 artworks from the City Art Centre’s collection...
Sun 1 May 2016
Making It: Sculpture in Britain 1977-1986
The late 1970s and 1980s witnessed the emergence of a talented generation of artists working in the UK who began to receive...
Sat 2 Apr 2016
Stephen Collingbourne: Don’t be afraid of Pink
Stephen Collingbourne, a former lecturer of sculpture for over 20 years at Edinburgh College of Art, now concentrates...
Fri 2 Oct 2015
Jagged Generation: William Gear’s Contemporaries and Influences
The abstract painter William Gear was a significant 20th century British artist with an international reputation,...
Thu 1 Oct 2015
William Gear (1915 - 1997): The painter that Britain forgot
Timed to coincide with the centenary of his birth, this major survey show seeks to position William Gear in his rightful place...