Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two
73 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DS
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Opened in 1999 in a former orphanage, the Scottish National Galleries' second modern art gallery, formerly known as the Dean Gallery, stands across the road from its partner, just outside Edinburgh’s Dean Village. Since its opening it has housed the Paolozzi Gift, a collection of works by Sir Eduardo Paolozzi, given to the gallery in 1994. It also has an extensive collection of Dada and Surrealist art and literature. The gallery has a large garden that contains several sculptures, as well as a picnic area for sunny days. For less perfect weather, however, the Café Modern Two inside serves some fantastic light lunches and snacks.

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Scottish Avant-Garde Art: 1900–1950

An alternative look at Scottish art from the first half of the 20th century, challenging the view of the dominance of the Scottish Colourists and featuring the most progressive works from some of Scotland's leading and lesser-known artists.

Sat 2 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 4 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 188 more dates until 10 Jun 2018

Scottish Avant Garde Art: 1900-1950

This major exhibition will offer an alternative version of the history of modern Scottish art, challenging the accepted view of the dominance of the Scottish Colourists and the influence of France, by examining the most progressive work made by leading and lesser-known Scottish artists. Over 80 works by some 50 artists…

Sat 2 Dec

£10 (£8) / 0131 624 6200

Sun 3 Dec

£10 (£8) / 0131 624 6200

Mon 4 Dec

£10 (£8) / 0131 624 6200

…and 144 more dates until 29 Apr 2018

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