Art

How curation shapes the way we consume art

Scrolling through the reviews of a museum is more compelling than you might think. Yes, there are the gripes about overpriced gift shops or bad coffee, but something much more interesting is going on. We all have an idea of what separates a...

Looking back at a semester of Art

This semester has seen an outstanding array of exhibitions and arty events around the city; as the days have grown darker and the air cooler, our artists have stood their ground and ceaselessly provided an abundance of content for our art writers to...

Louise Giblin at Edinburgh Art Fair 2019

Lulu Spence talks with Louise Giblin about her piece ‘Sea Change’, presented at last weekend’s Edinburgh Art Fair. There was a huge array of incredible artwork on display at Edinburgh Art Fair 2019, but Louise Giblin’s stunning...

The RSA’s 193rd Annual Exhibition

This month, the Royal Scottish Academy presents its 193rd annual exhibition, showcasing the very best works from its academicians across Scotland. Earlier this week I headed over to Prince’s Street to see what the Academy had to offer. I walked...

Only Nothing at Rhubaba

The built-up grey structures of Rhubaba gallery, accompanied by a faint hum of voices, creates an atmosphere of importance and reflection. This feeling is infused within every piece displayed at the recently-opened Only Nothing exhibition which aims...

The Student Newspaper 2016