City Art Centre

City Art Centre
2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

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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.

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There are 5 events at this location

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The Artist and the Sea

Images of the sea by generations of Scottish artists, drawn from the Centre's collection.

Sat 26 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 27 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Mon 28 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

…and 222 more dates until 8 May 2016

Gear's Contemporaries and Influences

A look at the work of the artists that inspired the 20th century abstract painter William Gear, as well as the work of contemporaries of his such as Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, Margaret Mellis, Robin Philipson and Alan Davie.

Sat 24 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 25 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

Mon 26 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

…and 104 more dates until 7 Feb 2016

Scottish Art: People, Places, Ideas

A selection of Scottish art from the centre's collection, drawn from 250 years of art and organised by four categories: people, landscapes, still life, abstraction.

Tue 1 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Wed 2 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Thu 3 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

…and 24 more dates until 27 Sep

Wall to Wall: Scottish Art from the Collection

A selection of art from the last 250 years, drawn from the Centre's vast collection and organised around four themes: people, landscape, still life and abstraction.

Tue 1 Sep

Wed 2 Sep

Thu 3 Sep

…and 24 more dates until 27 Sep

William Gear 1915-1997: The Painter That Britain Forgot

A review of the work of the long-neglected Scottish abstract artist.

Sat 24 Oct

Sun 25 Oct

Mon 26 Oct

…and 111 more dates until 14 Feb 2016

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