Open Eye Gallery artist, Leon Morrocco RSA RGI, will be in conversation with poet and playwright, Liz Lochhead, at the Edinburgh Book Festival this August.
06 July 2017
Susie Leiper will be giving a talk about her exhibition 'One Never Quite Knows the Mountain...' on Saturday 15 July, 12 noon. The talk will be an opportunity to find out more about the roots of Leiper's fascination with Nan Shepherd's lyrical testament to the Cairngorms, 'The Living Mountain'.
13 June 2017
During their exhibition at the gallery, the Scottish Lettercutters Association (SLA) will be giving a talk about their work on Saturday 24 June, 12 noon. Letters cut in stone, wood, plaster and wood are on show in the SLA's first exhibition at the gallery.
13 June 2017
The Open Eye Gallery is delighted to be mounting an exhibition of Vincent Butler's sculptures at the Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh. A celebrated sculptor, working primarily in bronze, Butler is remembered as a champion of figuration and composition in sculpture.
13 June 2017
Rachel Ross will give a talk about her exhibition 'Collector' on Saturday 10th June.
05 June 2017
To celebrate the launch of Jonathan Gibbs' exhibition at Valvona & Crolla, the restaurant will be hosting a supper and discussion with the artist on Thursday 15 June.
12 May 2017
Audrey Grant will be giving a talk about her exhibition 'Ceci est mon corps' on Saturday 20th May, 12 noon. The recipient of the Open Eye Gallery Exhibition Award presented at the Society of Scottish Artists' Annual Exhibition in 2015, Grant paints with attention to the visceral reality of the body.
11 May 2017
We're delighted to present a solo exhibition by the winner of the Open Eye Gallery Exhibition Award, Audrey Grant. Presented at the Society of Scottish Artists in 2015, the award entitled Grant to a solo exhibition at the gallery. The upcoming exhibition, 'Ceci est mon corps', comprises a new body of work arising from Grant's collaboration with Scottish Ballet.
24 April 2017
In conjunction with his first exhibition at the Open Eye Gallery, Robbie Bushe will be giving an artist's talk on Saturday 29 April, 12 noon. Robbie Bushe has exhibited his narrative paintings since 1990. Inspired by the characters and the places he has lived and worked, his work has won several national awards including most recently the inaugural W. Gordon Smith Painting Prize at the Dovecot Gallery, Edinburgh.
12 April 2017
Open Eye Gallery artist, Marj Bond, has released her first full length monograph, published by Sansom and Company. Featuring over 100 illustrations and with a text written by Martine F. Pugh, the book positions Bond’s travels to be the source of inspiration for her work from the 1960s to now.
10 April 2017