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Join poet Christine De Luca for a poetry reading hosted on our Facebook page. For this reading, she will read two of the poems inspired by a painting displayed in our exhibition Reflections: The light and life of John Henry Lorimer (1856-1936). Also a chance to reflect on some of the wonderful details of the paintings close up. 

Reflections Through Poetry: Catching the Light

John Henry Lorimer, Flight of the Swallows, oil on canvas, 1906. Museums & Galleries Edinburgh, City Art Centre

Reflections: The light and life of John Henry Lorimer (1856-1936)

Sat 6 Nov 2021 to Sun 20 Mar 2022 ★★★★★ The Scotsman This, the first retrospective of his work, will explore Lorimer’s art through five key themes: light, identity, family, femininity... More info