Main Menu

Loading Events
Find Events

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

March 2017

MARK WALLINGER MARK

Saturday 4 March, 2017 at 11:00 am - Sunday 4 June, 2017 at 5:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
MW_posterJan26_imagesmall

Known for a practice as stylistically diverse as it is politically engaged, Mark Wallinger’s work encompasses painting, sculpture, photography, film, installation, performance and public art. He has curated exhibitions, made ballets, and won the Turner Prize in 2007 with State Britain, a chillingly exact replica of peace campaigner Brian Haw’s protest camp in London’s Parliament Square. This exhibition, presented in two parts, one at The Fruitmarket Gallery and the other at Dundee Contemporary Arts, has been brought together in the…

Find out more »
May 2017

I’m Adam: A Collective Poetry Reading

Tuesday 23 May, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
https-%2F%2Fcdn.evbuc.com%2Fimages%2F30332350%2F3745062203%2F1%2Foriginal

Book via Eventbrite On this evening we will be hosting a collective poetry reading drawn from Mark Wallinger’s Adam, which is a collapsed ‘found poem’ created from all the first lines of poems beginning with ‘I’ from Palgrave’s Golden Treasury. We will unfold the associations of this condensed work, with poems by Shelley and Wordsworth, Rossetti and Burns, allowing us to encounter the person Wallinger calls the ‘yearning I’ of the Romantic era. We are inviting you to read, declaim…

Find out more »

Blowing Their Own Horns

Thursday 25 May, 2017 at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Instrument

Thu 25 May, 6.30–7.30pm, £5 (conc. £4). Book via Eventbrite The collection of the Museum of Musical Instruments in Edinburgh University includes some curious instruments named after their self-aggrandising inventors. This concert sees musicians from Red Note Ensemble give these show-offs a chance to be played, echoing artist Mark Wallinger’s exploration of ego in The Fruitmarket Gallery’s current exhibition. We will hear solo music for each new-fangled instrument followed by a commission from fearless composer Jim Sutherland, specially written to…

Find out more »

Saturday Tour

Saturday 27 May, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until Sunday 4 June, 2017
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Mark Wallinger, id Painting 50, 2015

Drop in for a free informal tour of the MARK WALLINGER MARK exhibition with one of our Information Assistants.

Find out more »

Director’s Talk

Wednesday 31 May, 2017 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Mark Wallinger, Self Portrait (Freehand 109), 2014

Wed 31 May, 6–7pm. Free. A chance to hear The Fruitmarket Gallery's Director, Fiona Bradley talk informally about the exhibition MARK WALLINGER MARK.

Find out more »
June 2017

Ambient Audiences: Sonic Structures

Friday 2 June, 2017 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
bs_dialogues121012_01

Live electronics, sound design, creative music practice and digital composition selected by Edinburgh College of Art’s Jules Rawlinson, featuring staff and postgraduate students from The Reid School of Music. Bar and MARK WALLINGER MARK exhibition open.

Find out more »

Saturday Tour

Saturday 3 June, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until Sunday 4 June, 2017
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Mark Wallinger, id Painting 50, 2015

Drop in for a free informal tour of the MARK WALLINGER MARK exhibition with one of our Information Assistants.

Find out more »

Book Group: The Funeral Party by Ludmila Ulitskaya

Sunday 4 June, 2017 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
funeral party

Free. Book in via Eventbrite so we know you are comeing. The Fruitmarket Gallery's monthly Book Group returns, bring yourself and the book to the cafe and discuss this month's book by Ludmila Ulitskaya In a small apartment in New York, in the sweltering mid-summer heat, a group of Russian émigrés gather around the sickbed of an artist, Alik. Nina, his wife, is desperate for Alik to be baptised; Irina, his ex-lover, a circus acrobat turned lawyer, quietly pays the…

Find out more »

DesignMarket

Friday 9 June, 2017 at 5:00 pm - Saturday 10 June, 2017 at 6:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
DesignMarket

Free Entry. Open Friday 5–9pm, Sat and Sun 10am–6pm The Fruitmarket Gallery annual design fair returns, in cahoots with our event partner Creative Edinburgh, filling the galleries with all manner of print, jewellery, fashion and homeware goodness. A carefully chosen line-up of more than 35 designers will present their work for sale, and there will be opportunities for visitors to try their hand with workshops in designer-led events over the weekend. Designers are: Aliyah Hussain, All That is Braw, As the Crows Fly,…

Find out more »

History History History

Tuesday 13 June, 2017 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+ Google Map
HISTORY HISTORY HISTORY-9

History History History: A documentary narrated live by Deborah Pearson 6.30–8.30pm. Price £5. Book via Eventbrite A 90-minute solo piece that is part screening, part experimental performance and part live documentary. Deborah Pearson performs alongside a Hungarian film made in 1956 that stars her own grandfather. The film, a football comedy, was produced in Communist Hungary, a political regime from which Pearson’s grandfather soon fled. Unfolding from the film, the performance investigates how personal narratives fit within the grand political…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events