Mapping an Obsession
Open: Tue - Sun 10m-6pm
Gavin Francis examines our collective fascination with maps and islands in this exhibition stretching across four centuries of cartography from Scotland and around the world. Presented alongside excerpts from the book (published by Canongate) and celebrating Scotland’s Year of Coasts & Waters 2020.
Please be advised the exhibition space is being used by the Scottish Storytelling Cafe - Please wear face coverings and maintain social distancing.
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December 5th is the 275th anniversary of the Jacobite Council of War at
Derby and is being marked by an online talk to introduce ‘Reminiscences of a Jacobite’, published this month by Birlinn.
Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a tour specifically designed for visually impaired visitors focussing on our exhibition Bright Shadows - Scottish art in the 1920s.
This talk by Dr Elizabeth Darling offers a different account of urban reform in Edwardian Edinburgh.