exhibitions now on in Edinburgh

lovely arty things to do

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art:

To see:

  • Karla Black and Kishio Suga: A New Order (until 19th Feb 2017)

  • Bridget Riley: Paintings, 1963-2015 (until 16th April 2017)

  • Joan Eardley: A Sense of Place (from until 21st May 2017)


National Museum of Scotland:

To see:​

  • Nordic Modernist Design (until 12th Feb 2017)

  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 (until 19th Feb 2017)


Scottish National Portrait Gallery:

To see:

  • Reformation to Revolution // painting (until 31st Dec 2016)

  • Out of the Shadow: Women of 19th Century Scotland // painting (until 31st Jan 2017)

  • Out of their Heads: Building Portraits of Scottish Architects (until 5th Feb 2017)

  • Making History // sculpture (until 2nd April 2017)

  • The View From Here // photography (until 30th April 2017)

National Gallery of Scotland Complex:

To see:

  • The Goldfinch // painting (until 18th Dec 2016)

  • Drawing Attention: Rare Works on Paper 1400-1900 // drawing and illustration (until 3rd Jan 2017)

  • Rocks & Rivers Masterpieces From Landscape Painting From The Lunde Collection // painting (until 30th April 2017)



To see:

  • Ross Fraser McLean – CEIBA – Casa De Todos Los Muertos // photography (until 23rd Dec 2016)

  • Festival of Ian Smith: A Celebration of Death // (until 23rd Dec 2016)

To do:

  • Gods In Shackles: Film Screening // 25th March 2017


Fruitmarket Gallery:

To see:

  • Director's Talk // 1st Feb 2017

  • Fresh Fruit Social // (until 2nd Feb 2017)

  • William Kentridge and Vivienne Koorland: Conversations in Letters and Lines // contemporary art and/or installation (until 19th Feb 2017)

  • Mark Wallinger // installation (until 4th June 2017)

To do:

  • The History of Our Space and Time Workshops // ages 16-25 (until 27th May 2017)

  • Book Group: Zoe Wicomb - You Can't Get Lost in Cape Town // 8th Jan 2017

  • Book Group: Sebastian Smee: The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art // 5th Feb 2017


Museum of Edinburgh:

To see:

  • Speaking Out: Recalling Women's Aid In Scotland (until 28th Jan 2017)


To see:

  • Jill Todd Photographic Award winning/commended entrants exhibition (until 22nd Jan 2017)

 To do:

  • Digital SLR Camera Training // 14th and 15th Jan 2017

  • Darkroom Photography: Intro to Black & White // 17th Jan to 7th Feb 2017

  • Digital SLR Photography // Wednesdays, 18th Jan to 8th Feb 2017

  • Digital SLR Photography // Fridays, 20th Jan to 10th Feb 2017

  • Photographic Image Editing (with Adobe Photoshop CS6) // 21st Jan and 22nd Jan 2017

Talbot Rice Gallery:

​To see:

  • The Torrie Collection (until 17th Dec 2016)


Collective Gallery:

To see:

  • "W. W. W. (Whole World Working)" And Exhibition Devised by Anastasia Philimonos // mixed media (until 5th Feb 2017)

Embassy Gallery:

To see:

  • Touch My Ego (please) // (until 18th Dec 2016)

Talbot Rice Gallery:

To see:

Edinburgh College of Art:

  • 2016 Degree Show 28th May until the 5th June