City Art Centre

City Art Centre
2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE
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Part of the
Green Arts Initiative

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Aside from being home to one of the finest collections of Scottish art in the UK, Edinburgh’s City Arts Centre behind Waverley Station hosts some of the best international touring exhibitions across fine art, photography and design. The Arts Café offers a great children’s menu alongside some classic burger and vegetarian options.

Events at this venue

There are 6 events at this location

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Descriptive Tour of A Fine Line

A tour of the exhibition with artist Frances Priest. Booking is essential.

Sat 3 Feb 2018

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 15:00

A Fine Line

Work by four contemporary artists based in Scotland: Lizzie Farey, Angie Lewin, Frances Priest and Bronwen Sleigh.

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 23 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 24 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 62 more dates until 18 Feb 2018

Hidden Gems

Little-seen and lesser-known treasures from the centre's collection. Featured artists include Joshua Reynolds, Lucien Pissarro, Jessie M King, Man Ray, Cecile Walton, Frank Auerbach and Louise Hopkins.

Tue 21 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 23 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 170 more dates until 13 May 2018

In Conversation

A discussion between artist taking part in the A Fine Line exhibition.

Sat 13 Jan 2018

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 14:00

Willow Crafts for Christmas: Masterclass with Lizzie Farey

A unique opportunity to work with willow artist Lizzie Farey in a class that teaches you how to make willow Christmas trees, wreaths and stars for the festive season.

Sat 16 Dec

£75 / 0131 529 3993

  • 10:30 – 16:00

Wood Engraving: Masterclass with Angie Lewin

With step by step guidance from artist Angie Lewin, experiment with tools on a practice block before engraving and printing your own woodblock. Suitable for adults (18+) with previous drawing skills.

Sat 2 Dec

£75 / 0131 529 3993

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