Art

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...

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017

From 19 January until 29 April, the National Museum of Scotland is hosting the Wildlife Photographer of the Year, an exhibition now in its 53rd year, displaying the 100 best photographs of wildlife from across the world. Chosen from nearly 50,000...

Exit from Coaltown

I would hesitate to call Exit From Coaltown an exhibition. In fact, it is so unassuming I almost walked straight past it. What Exit From Coaltown is, is a collection of work by Edinburgh based artist Michael Dawson displayed in the Summerhall cafe....

BP Portrait Award 2017

Now in its eighteenth year, the BP Portrait Award celebrates the best of portraiture and offers the rare opportunity to see a collection of the best portrait work from around the globe. The curation of the exhibition presents interesting contrasts...

Picture Hooks

Picture Hooks provides aspiring illustrators with a platform upon which to harness their skills and expand their network. The initiative works by pairing them with distinguished professionals in a mentoring capacity. The results of this year’s...

The Student Newspaper 2016