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Jim Lambie

A solo exhibition of the Glasgow-born installation artist and sculptor, including his iconic 1999 work ZOBOP.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 81 more dates until 19 Oct

Dalziel + Scullion: Tumadh | Immersion

Work from the celebrated environmental artists, exploring relations between mankind and the natural world, shown at An Lanntair in Stornoway and Dovecot in Edinburgh.

An Lanntair Arts Centre and Cinema, Isle of Lewis

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00
…and 32 more dates until 31 Aug

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30
…and 40 more dates until 13 Sep

Counterpoint

Non-thematic group show featuring work by eight artists, including Ross Birrell, Keith Farquhar, Alec Finlay and Craig Mulholland.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 63 more dates until 18 Oct

John Byrne: Sitting Ducks

A long-overdue, full-scale overview of John Byrne's long career as one of the best-loved and most individual visual artists in the country, focusing on his portrait work and gathering 50 key works from drawings to large-scale paintings, including iconic paintings of Tilda Swinton, Robbie Coltrane and of course Byrne…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 81 more dates until 19 Oct

Katie Paterson: Ideas

Work from Glasgow artist who makes vivid and laconic works based on astronomical events and cosmological processes.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 0131 556 4441

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 556 4441

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0131 556 4441

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 56 more dates until 27 Sep back to top

Alice Finbow: An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Edinburgh

In 1974, French writer Georges Perec (Life A User's Manual) sat in a café in Paris for three days and created a description of everything he could see and hear. The result, Tentative d'épuisement d'un lieu parisien, is one of his enduring celebrations of what he called the 'endotic', the opposite of the exotic. Filmmaker…

The Manna House, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 0131 652 2349

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 08:00 – 18:00

Tue 12 Aug

Free / 0131 652 2349

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 08:00 – 18:00

Wed 13 Aug

Free / 0131 652 2349

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 08:00 – 18:00
…and 18 more dates until 31 Aug

Alison Watt: Paintings 1986–2014

A major retrospective of the Greenock-born painter's work, from her early self-portraits and images of the human form to her more recent paintings of fabric that evoke the body without depicting it.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01738 632488

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 01738 632488

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 01738 632488

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 51 more dates until 28 Sep

Augusto Corrieri and Vincent Gambini

New performance work considering the ideas of magic and misdirection.

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 12 more dates until 31 Aug

Calum Colvin: The Magic Box

An archaeology of the artist's created practice, featuring image transparencies going back to the 1980s and new commissioned work.

Edinburgh Printmakers

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 5 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 24 more dates until 6 Sep

Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland

For Generation, the Portrait Gallery shows for the first time in Scotland Luke Fowler’s 61-minute film The Poor Stockinger, the Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 32 more dates until 31 Aug back to top

Graham Fagen: Cabbages in an Orchard

Graham Fagen has been researching the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his peers, and this exhibition presents work by Mackintosh and others, selected by Fagen, alongside new work.

Reid Building, Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

Reid Gallery

Free / 0141 353 4500

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Reid Gallery

Free / 0141 353 4500

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Reid Gallery

Free / 0141 353 4500

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 30 more dates until 29 Aug

Hayley Tompkins

Work by gallery artist, previously presented at the 2013 Venice Biennale. Tompkins' painted objects reconfigure relationships to commonplace items.

The Common Guild, Glasgow

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0141 428 3022

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0141 428 3022

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0141 428 3022

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 2 Aug

Isa Genzken: Botanical Garden

The work of German sculptor Isa Genzken has been described by the New York Times as 'brash, improvisational, full of searing color and attitude' and this is the first UK exhibition of her work outside London, from the earlier geometric abstractions to the more recent assemblages of consumer goods, shop mannequins and…

Inverleith House, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 51 more dates until 28 Sep

The King's Peace: Realism and War

Work by photographers and filmmakers revitalising realist strategies in order to illuminate the ties between conflict and peace.

Stills, Edinburgh

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Tue 12 Aug

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 75 more dates until 26 Oct

A Magic Box: Calum Colvin

Edinburgh Printmakers An exhibition by the renowned Scottish artist Calum Colvin, which will be an archaeology of his creative practice. This exhibition will focus upon his archive of image transparencies that date back to the early 1980s and will also include new print editions commissioned and published by Edinburgh…

Edinburgh Printmakers

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Free / 0131 557 2479

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 30 Aug

Platform 2 Market

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 24 Oct

Tamsyn Challenger: Monoculture

Installation that links themes of digital culture – such as the 'digital face' typically used in selfies – with large scale cultural homogenisation, such as the cultivation of oil seed rape with pesticides linked to Colony Collapse Disorder and pseudo-sexual torture exerted on women attempting to express their…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 21:00
…and 54 more dates until 26 Sep