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Andrew Cranston & Johnny Lyons

Ingleby Gallery: Until 28th March The Ingleby Gallery’s exhibitions are always of a very high standard, and their current effort, which brings together the works of Andrew Cranston and Jonny Lyons, could not be better. Even though the two artists work with two different mediums, Cranston being a painter and Lyons being a performance artist […]

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Shakir Mughal: Blinking Colours

Whitespace Gallery: Until December 3rd Shakir Mughal’s solo exhibition Blinking Colours at the Whitespace Gallery on Howe Street explores the visuals we briefly witness after blinking. The exhibition consists of around twenty paintings divided onto the four walls according to their palette. One side is entrenched in green patterns reminiscent of deep emerald rainforests or […]

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Impulses Towards Life

Talbot Rice Gallery: Until December 19th ‘Impulses Towards Life’ brings together art from the Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) collection. For the last three years the art collection has undergone a period of rediscovery after the ECA merged with the University. This brought to the surface works by accomplished artists such as Henry Moore, John […]

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Stories Without Borders: Tapestries and Rugs

Dovecot Studio: until 5th November   As part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival ‘Stories Without Borders’, Dovecot displays a series of tapestries and rugs to complement a traditional storytelling event in the gallery space. However, seeing only the pop-up exhibition and not hearing the stories narrated, leaves the viewer with the laborious task of […]

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James Hugonin

Ingleby Gallery: until 21st November   Ingleby Gallery plays host to seven of James Hugonin’s paintings from his new series Binary Rhythm. The gallery’s large, white-cube style rooms are the ideal setting for Hugonin’s wonderfully free-flowing yet painstakingly methodical paintings. The artworks are deeply subtle with a sense of musicality.   After thirty years of […]