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Sonic Vision

High energy music combines with vivid 3D graphic environments in this unique experience in Scotland's only 360 degree dome film theatre.

Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

Fri 29 Aug

ShowDome

£5 / 0131 550 7800

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 30 Aug

ShowDome

£5 / 0131 550 7800

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Auld Acquaintance

Cartoons on the independence referendum, from members of Scottish Cartoon Studios.

Leiper Fine Art, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 204 2372

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 204 2372

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0141 204 2372

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 18 more dates until 19 Sep

Alasdair Gray at 80

An exhibition to mark the 80th birthday of one of Scotland's most revered artists. Showcasing more than 100 of his works, Gray also hopes to finish three major works he began in the 1960s.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 58 more dates until 31 Oct

The 152nd International Exhibition of Photography

Edinburgh Photographic Society See the very best of modern photography from many worldwide contributors at one of the longest running photography exhibitions in the world. The exhibition venue is in Edinburgh Photographic Society's premises - a Georgian house in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town.

Edinburgh Photographic Society

Sat 30 Aug

The Edinburgh Photographic Centre

£4 (£3) / 0131 453 4814

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

The Edinburgh Photographic Centre

£4 (£3) / 0131 453 4814

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Art Rooms

  • 4 stars

A new programme of exhibitions and education from Black Cube Collective, including paintings, drawings, sculpture, video and performance art.

Cockenzie House & Gardens

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 01875 819456

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01875 819456

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 01875 819456

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 27 more dates until 28 Sep back to top

Derek Anderson: Into the Wynd

Images of the residents of Cables Wynd House in Leith.

Leith Library, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 529 5517

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 529 5517

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0131 529 5517

  • 10:00 – 20:00
…and 9 more dates until 12 Sep

American Impressionism – A New Vision

  • 4 stars

An exhibition bringing together some 80 paintings that chart the response of American artists to French Impressionism. Works by Monet, Degas and Berthe Morisot provide context and there are popular works by the likes of Whistler, Sargent and Cassatt, but also less well-known paintings by artists such as Theodore Robinson…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Modern Two

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Modern Two

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 1 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

…and 48 more dates until 19 Oct

Augusto Corrieri and Vincent Gambini

New performance work considering the ideas of magic and misdirection.

Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 553 1876

Performance entitled This is not a magic show!

  • 19:00

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

The Summer Isles Festival

The third Summer Isles Festival organised by Mairearad Green and featuring live performances from Halcyon, Hunter & the Bear, Rura & Adam Holmes and harpist Rachel Newton (The Shee). There's also the annual ceilidh dance alongside music workshops, crafts, art and cookery demonstrations.

Coigach Community Hall, Achiltibuie

Sat 30 Aug

£20 (£15; Children £5)

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Antonio O'Connell: Virus

The artist/architect uses recycled and found items to create extensions of buildings.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 25 more dates until 26 Sep back to top

Cecil Beaton At Home: Ashcombe & Reddish

Following sellout shows on Whistler and Constable, Salisbury Museum presents an innovative view of the legendary designer, photographer and artist, Sir Cecil Beaton, through his two Wiltshire homes. An iconic British designer comes alive.

Salisbury And South Wiltshire Museum

Sat 30 Aug

£5 (Children £2; £12) / 01722 332151

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

£5 (Children £2; £12) / 01722 332151

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Sep

£5 (Children £2; £12) / 01722 332151

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 18 more dates until 19 Sep

Edinburgh Jews

University of Edinburgh Situated in what was the heart of Edinburgh’s once thriving Jewish community, this free exhibition reveals for the first time the little known history of Jews in Edinburgh. Detailed research has discovered stories of immigration, world wars, local conflict and daily life interpreted through…

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Exhibition

Free / 0131 623 3918

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Flowers from the Desert

Galerie Mirages Textiles from Western India. A magnificent exhibition selling printed and embroidered textiles from Western India. From the 17th century, Indian textiles have greatly influenced British fashion and design. This exhibition presents the beauty of floral decoration in traditional and modern textiles. Wall…

Galerie Mirages, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 315 2603

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 315 2603

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Hugh Green's Stirlingshire

Retrospective of the work of the late painter and friend of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 53 more dates until 2 Nov

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

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 48 more dates until 19 Oct back to top

Looking at World War I

Paintings and sculpture from the collection.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 313 more dates until 12 Jul 2015

Mackintosh Architecture Lunchtime Talk – Mackintosh and Europe

A talk from Nicky Imrie of the University of Glasgow.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 13:00 – 13:15

Mackintosh Architecture Lunchtime Talk – On the Drawing Board

Pamela Robertson of the Hunterian delivers the talk.

The Mackintosh House, Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

Free / 0141 330 5431

  • 13:00 – 13:15

Stuart Semple: Anxiety Generation

Post-YBA artist Stuart Semple, whose following includes the likes of Debbie Harry, Uri Geller and Noel Gallagher, opens a new show at the brand new Mayfair premises of Delahunty Fine Art this November.

Delahunty Fine Art, London W1J

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7493 1613

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7493 1613

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7493 1613

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 23 more dates until 7 Dec

Tête-à-Tête: Paris-Edinburgh

Téte-a-Téte: Paris-Edinburgh is a collection of original contemporary photographs taken by Ewan Barry and Audrey Pinard. The exhibition features street images as well as architecture and interiors in the two cities – all taken near the Blackfriars Street Venue and the 17th and 18th arrondissement in Paris.

Téte-a-Téte, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 31 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Beagles and Ramsay: Ventriloquist Dummies Double Self-portrait

Installation involving ventriloquist dummies, returning after their initial appearance in Beagles and Ramsay's hilarious and unsettling video New Meat at GoMA's Hertie Querty group show in 2011.

People's Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 276 0788

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 276 0788

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0141 276 0788

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 23 more dates until 28 Sep

Bellini to Boudin

Discover 40 gems from the Burrell's fine art collection, including works by Degas, Cezanne and Whistler.

Burrell Collection, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 201 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

Bexley Arts Trust Summer Open Art & Sculpture Exhibition

From 16th August to 14th September 2014 Bexley Arts Trust present a free, exciting and varied exhibition of works from artists in Bexley and surrounding areas at the Stables Gallery, Hall Place, Bexley DA5 1PQ.

Stables Gallery, Bexley

Sat 30 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 13 more dates until 14 Sep

Charlie Hammond, Iain Hetherington and Alex Pollard

The three Glasgow-based artists examine the role of painting in this post-Internet society of ours.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 11 more dates until 14 Sep

Current Exchanges: Dovecot and the Australian Tapestry Workshop

A celebration of the long-standing links and common philosophies between Dovecot Studios and the Australian Tapestry Workshop in Melbourne.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Mon 1 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 23 more dates until 27 Sep back to top