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April 2018

Kasia Matyjaszek: Molly Rogers, Pirate Girl

Saturday 21 April, 2018 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Molly Rogers. Pirate Girl

Sat 21 Apr, 10–11am. Free. Book via Eventbrite  Illustrator Kasia Matyjaszek will read from her book about ferocious pirate Captain Firebeard and his crew who meet their match when they kidnap a small, feisty girl named Molly! This forms part of Literary Littles, The Frutimarket Gallery's fun book group for children aged 3–7.

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Panel Discussion: Seek the Extremes

Thursday 26 April, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Lee Lozano, Piece, 1969 © The Estate of Lee Lozano. Courtesy Hauser & Wirth

Thu 26 Apr, 6.30–8pm. Free. Bar open beforehand. Book via Eventbrite Art historians Jo Applin (Courtauld Institute, London), Angela Dimitrakaki (University of Edinburgh), and writer Sophie Collins (Durham University) consider the extremes of Lozano’s practice. This event launches Applin’s new book, Lee Lozano: Not Working(Yale University Press).   Lee Lozano Slip Slide Splice Exhibition 10 March – 3 June 2018 Lee Lozano was a major figure in the New York art scene of the 1960s and early 1970s, making furiously inventive,…

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Self-Sabotage: Spark and Lozano

Friday 27 April, 2018 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Fri 27 Apr, 6–7.30pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite Author Andrew O’Hagan and Director of The Fruitmarket Gallery Fiona Bradley explore the parallels between the self-destructive tendencies of Muriel Spark’s protagonist in The Driver’s Seat (1970) and artist Lee Lozano’s rejection of the art world and boycott of women in the early 1970s, which threw her into semi-obscurity. O’Hagan has written the introduction to a new edition of The Driver’s Seat, published by Polygon. This event accompanies The Fruitmarket Gallery’s exhibition…

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May 2018

How we … Publish

Thursday 3 May, 2018 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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FMG Books

Thu 3 May, 6–7pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite This new series of informal talks offers a glimpse into different aspects of how we do what we do. Here Elizabeth McLean, the Fruitmarket’s Deputy Director, discusses our work as a visual art publisher. Bring any questions and we’ll share what we’ve learned along the way. Publishing is an intrinsic part of The Fruitmarket Gallery’s creative programme, with books published to accompany each exhibition. Books are conceived as part of the exhibition-making process, with the book extending…

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Creative & Corporate Love

Wednesday 16 May, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Creative and Corporate Love

Wed 16 May, 6.30–9pm. £10 (CE members free). Register at http://www.creative-edinburgh.com Creative Edinburgh’s regular event bringing the creative and corporate communities together to spark new working partnerships. The evening is focused around a particular business theme or challenge and features talks from invited speakers, networking and matchmaking activities. Hear inspiring stories, widen your professional network and gain practical advice to help propel your creative endeavours to the next level.

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Discussion Group: Refusal

Thursday 17 May, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Thu 17 May, 5–6pm. Free. 10 places. Book via Eventbrite Join the Fruitmarket’s Ruth Bretherick to discuss refusal in the context of Lozano’s work. There will be a small amount of reading to do in advance, which will be provided when you book. Lee Lozano Slip Slide Splice Exhibition 10 March – 3 June 2018 Lee Lozano was a major figure in the New York art scene of the 1960s and early 1970s, making furiously inventive, irreverent and often tiny…

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Director’s Talk

Tuesday 29 May, 2018 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery,
45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Tue 29 May, 6-7pm, Free. Book via Eventbrite The Fruitmarket’s Director Fiona Bradley reflects on how her understanding of Lozano’s art has developed in the course of making and living with the exhibition. Lee Lozano Slip Slide Splice Exhibition 10 March – 3 June 2018 Lee Lozano was a major figure in the New York art scene of the 1960s and early 1970s, making furiously inventive, irreverent and often tiny paintings and drawings; vast, abstracted paintings that sometimes used tools…

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