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The importance of sustainable fashion in a sustainable world

If we are to see any major changes towards a sustainable future, our cultural attitudes surrounding the fashion that we consume and dispose of needs to change. Today, there is a growing awareness about the lifestyle factors that are linked to pollution and climate change. These include the consumption of animal products and the usage of […]

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Bad Entertainment

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Until 8th May The ground floor contemporary gallery of the Portrait Gallery houses the exhibition Bad Entertainment. It was created by young Scottish people, drawn from local Youth Services and schools, with no previous artistic training.  In a world where contemporary art can sometimes seem irrelevant and perplexingly obscure to young […]

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Whitney McVeigh: Language of Memory

Summerhall: Until March 9th Whitney McVeigh’s exhibition is centred on her short film ‘Birth: the Origins at the End of Life’ and explores ideas of childhood memories and the continual passing of time. Aside from the film and one sound installation, the gallery space consists of drawings and symbolic items that the artist has collected […]