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Youth Programme

Our Learning Programme

This film charts recent projects from The Fruitmarket Gallery’s Learning Programme including Making Matters: Garcia Family Foundation Schools Programme Exhibition and our youth group, Fresh Fruit, a group of young people aged 16–25 who work together and with artists to explore ideas and make and share art.

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About Fresh Fruit

Fresh Fruit is our programme of workshops inspired by each exhibition, designed with and for young people aged 11–25.

Join Fresh Fruit to:

Get inspiration from artists’ work in our world-class exhibitions, and take ideas in your own direction.

Work with peers and professional artists to produce high quality work.

Gain new skills and ideas that extend your experience of education or personal interest in art.

Sessions are social, informal and free. We can support your travel costs from Edinburgh and the Lothians. Snacks and refreshments are provided. No previous art experience necessary.

Take a look at our Fresh Fruit Blog

Forthcoming events

Fresh Fruit Social for 16–25 year olds
First Thursdays of the month, Free. 6–8pm. Free. 12 places.
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Fresh Fruit want to work with more young people to create events and exhibitions; share and discuss their artwork; work with artists and visit exhibitions. Come along to the next meeting and say hi!

Art Taster Workshops for 11–15 year olds 
Second Sundays of the month. 4–6pm. Free. 12 places.
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Explore the exhibition in creative workshops using a variety of techniques including animation, drawing and film, led by members of Fresh Fruit and artist Louise Fraser. Each workshop is unique and includes an introduction to the exhibition.