Edinburgh College of Art

Edinburgh College of Art
74 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9DF
  • Telephone 0131 221 6000
  • Opening times Opening times vary, see individual exhibition listings for details.
  • Website www.eca.ac.uk
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Edinburgh College of Art

With an international reputation as one of the most successful art colleges in the UK, Edinburgh College of Art is based in the centre of the Old Town and many of its studios have breathtaking views of the skyline dominated by Edinburgh Castle or out to the Pentland Hills. The two main events that take place each year at ECA are the Fashion Show in May and the Degree Show in June. Other events and exhibitions are staged throughout the year. Notable alumni include Callum Innes, Turner Prize nominee, and Richard Wright, Turner Prize winner in 2009.

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16 Days of Activism on Gender Based Violence

Edinburgh chapter of the United Nation's annual 16 days of action against gender-based violence.

Sun 26 Nov

Free / 0131 221 6000

Naomi Smith, fourth year student of Textiles at Edinburgh College of Art, hosts a Textile based workshop and exhibition at the Edinburgh College of Art.

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Glass Blowing Workshops

A one-day course in glass-blowing, in which you'll get some glass pieces to take home and learn the basics of this remarkable and hair-raising craft. Places are very limited. Booking is essential.

Sat 25 Nov

£175 for full course / 07946 592242

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sun 26 Nov

£175 for full course / 07946 592242

  • 10:00 – 16:30

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New Year's Resolutions: take more classes

30 Dec 2014

From drawing to dancing, and singing to stitching, build your skills

In the spirit of trying something new for 2015, we thought we’d point out a number of classes and events which go on all year round in the Central Belt and which allow participants to get actively involved. So what do you want to do? Art’s a good one…

Edinburgh College of Art 2008 Fashion Show Announced

7 Mar 2008

Edinburgh College of Art yesterday announced the dates of their 2008 Fashion Show which will showcase the latest tailoring by graduating students. The annual event, which has been running for over 50 years, will take place on Wednesday 7 and Friday 9…

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