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The Fruitmarket Gallery

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45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
+44 (0)131 225 2383http://fruitmarket.co.uk

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March 2018

Exhibition: Lee Lozano: Slip, Slide, Splice

Saturday 10 March, 2018 at 11:00 am - Sunday 3 June, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Lee Lozano, c 1962. © The Estate of Lee Lozano. Courtesy Hauser & Wirth.

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 as their starting point; and conceptual works which took the form of instructions: ‘investment piece: be the recipient of a grant. Invest half the money on the stock exchange and hold purchase for a minimum time period of six months’. These works, called ‘language pieces’…

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May 2018

Director’s Talk

Tuesday 29 May, 2018 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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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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June 2018

Ambient Audiences: Sonic Structures

Friday 1 June, 2018 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Jules Rawlinson

Fri 1 Jun, 6.30–8.30pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite This year’s sonic showcase selected by Edinburgh College of Art’s Jules Rawlinson. Live electronics, sound design, creative music practice and digital composition featuring staff and postgraduate students from The Reid School of Music.

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Elizabeth McKay: Wee Granny’s Magic Bag and the Pirates

Saturday 2 June, 2018 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Sat 2 Jun, 10–11am. Free.
 Book via Eventbrite What weird and wonderful things will Wee Granny pull out of her magic bag next? Elizabeth McKay will reveal all in her third book in this popular series. Think Mary Poppins, with more tartan (and pirates). This forms part of Literary Littles, The Frutimarket Gallery's fun book group for children aged 3–7.

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Saturday Tour

Saturday 2 June, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until Saturday 2 June, 2018
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Every Saturday, 2–2.30pm. Free. Drop in for an informal tour of the Lee Lozano exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants.

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DesignMarket 2018

Friday 15 June, 2018 - Sunday 17 June, 2018
DesignMarket Flyer

Launch Fri 15 June 5–8pm Open Sat 16 & Sun 17 June 10am–6pm Our annual makers' fair celebrating contemporary craft and design across fashion, homeware, print and illustration is back. With our partners Creative Edinburgh we are giving a special focus on emerging designers and collectives. Presenting gorgeous items to add to you home and wardrobe, there will also be designer led events and workshops to give some insight into their working practices and try your hand at making.  LINE…

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