Art

Sexcetera’s Body Positivity Life Drawing

Sexcetera is the university’s week celebrating sexual health and wellbeing co-hosted by the Students’ Association and a number of societies. Its body positive life drawing event was a collaboration between the liberation campaigns and...

Trapped Departures

Artist and photographer Aayushi Gupta grapples with a fear of ignorance in her new exhibit Trapped Departures, which ran last week at Gallery 23 in the heart of Edinburgh’s culturally layered city centre. On opening night, Aayushi guided the...

07767846475 at Dundas Street Gallery

07767846475 was a mixed-media exhibition featuring the work of eight student artists, organised by second year student Oscar Gilbert. As suggested by the unusual title, anchoring the show was the notion of communication, with the exhibition aiming...

The Benefits of Being Under the Weather

A classical figure rotates atop a vintage television, wielding a comically tall flag delicately jerking from side to side as she swerves. This flag is fixed to the figure by fleshy pink foam, more of which can be found at the base of the sculpture....

Fractal Paisleys at Embassy Gallery

Fractal Paisleys is a bizarre collaborative exhibition showing at the Embassy Gallery for the second half of this month. You enter the exhibition through a dark ‘cave of forgotten dreams’ installed by Jessy Jetpacks modelled on the Chauvet caves...

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