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John Byrne: Sitting Ducks

A 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 himself.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 15 more dates until 19 Oct

Counterpoint

  • 3 stars

Non-thematic group show featuring work by eight artists: Shona Macnaughton, Ross Birrell, Michelle Hannah, Ellie Harrison, Andrew Miller, Keith Farquhar, Alec Finlay and Craig Mulholland.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 10 more dates until 18 Oct

Isa Genzken: Botanical Garden

  • 4 stars

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

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Note: exhibition has been extended for one week, by popular demand.

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Note: exhibition has been extended for one week, by popular demand.

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Note: exhibition has been extended for one week, by popular demand.

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Note: exhibition has been extended for one week, by popular demand.

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Jim Lambie

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

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 15 more dates until 19 Oct

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

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 622 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 22 more dates until 26 Oct

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 3 Oct

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Science in the Glen

Walks, workshops, demos and crafts are all taking place in the glorious setting of Roslin Glen Country Park.

Roslin Glen Car Park, nr Roslin

Sun 5 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Where Do I End and You Begin

  • 4 stars

A major exhibition of contemporary art from around the world, selected by five curators from Commonwealth countries and investigating the ideas and myths underpinning the notion of 'commonwealth' itself.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 15 more dates until 19 Oct