Edinburgh’s Industrial Information Revolution

On Thurs­day 24 May 2012 Dr Aileen Fyfe of the Uni­ver­si­ty of St Andrews will give a lec­ture enti­tled Edin­burgh’s Indus­tri­al Infor­ma­tion Rev­o­lu­tion as part of the Under­stand­ing Tech­nol­o­gy series, at Nation­al Muse­ums Scot­land, Cham­bers Street, in coop­er­a­tion with the Insti­tute for the Study of Sci­ence, Tech­nol­o­gy and Inno­va­tion, Uni­ver­si­ty of Edin­burgh. Her top­ic is […]

Printing-related Short Courses

Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts, at 152 Nether­gate Dundee, are run­ning book­bind­ing cours­es in March — see their web­site for more details of this and their oth­er cours­es. Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers have cours­es on Stone Lith­o­g­ra­phy, and oth­er print­ing tech­niques, run­ning at var­i­ous times through­out the year.

Exhibition at Edinburgh Printmakers

Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers are hav­ing an open day on Sat­ur­day 12 Novem­ber 2011 to mark the open­ing of their exhi­bi­tion ‘Hid­den City: Edin­burgh Uncov­ered’. The open day which lasts from 10–30‑4 will include print­mak­ing work­shops for chil­dren and adults, and print­mak­ing demon­stra­tions, as well as stu­dio tours and artists talks. The exhi­bi­tion itself runs from 12 […]

Exhibition at Edinburgh Printmakers: ‘The Writing on Your Wall’

17 Sep­tem­ber to 29 Octo­ber 2011 ‘The Writ­ing on Your Wall’ is an exhi­bi­tion that looks at print­mak­ing as a social­ly con­cerned, demo­c­ra­t­ic media designed to dis­sem­i­nate rad­i­cal ideas. The exhi­bi­tion, fea­tur­ing con­tem­po­rary com­mis­sions and his­tor­i­cal exam­ples and arti­facts, looks back to a his­to­ry of polem­i­cal, icon­o­clas­tic and satir­i­cal print­mak­ing. The exhi­bi­tion will be accompanied […]