1 Aug – 1 Sept
The Nomads Tent in Edinburgh has a selling exhibition of West African ceremonial and performance masks and handwoven textiles: ‘Expressions of Africa’. also features a series of ‘Tent Talks’, and a night of African music.
Until 3 Aug
A not-to-miss exhibition marking the 10-year milestone for Edinburgh’s UNIONgallery, featuring a range of top-quality work from an eclectic range of artists, and special events to mark the occasion.
24 July – 5 Oct
Samson Young’s first major UK exhibition centres on an ambitious collaboration with the University of Edinburgh’s Next Generation Sound Synthesis (NESS) research group, who have developed pioneering software that can generate the sound of virtual instruments. It also features other newly-commissioned work and an installation of his 2017 Sydney Biennale piece, Muted Situation #22.
27 July – 26 Aug
Journey to the Edge, at The Glasgow Art Club, showcases the work of Glasgow based fine art photographer Gavin Macqueen.
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Beyond Borders International Festival is returning this year to Traquair House, with a series of panel discussions and debates alongside a programme of art and music.
Until 10th Aug
The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts’ Kelly Gallery: ’Freed Spirit’ – Paintings by Maria Spadoni
The Edinburgh-based Nomads Tent is hosting an evening of traditional Iranian music featuring a trio of musicians who met during the Musicians in Exile project.
Until 22nd Sept
Dr Stacey Hunter’s exhibition of reinterpreted traditional and contemporary Japanese design objects.
Until 13 Oct
Sketches and watercolours from J M W Turner’s travels to Switzerland, which he visited six times over forty-two years, are on display in Central Switzerland’s leading art institution, by beautiful Lake Lucerne.
until Nov 3 Review
This well-researched exhibition puts into perspective over 300 years of relations between the monarchies of Britain and Russia, through turbulent times in history as well as diplomatic relations between both empires.
Until 21 Jul
Edinburgh’s Torrance Gallery is showing a solo exhibition of works by Scottish artist Lynn Rodgie.
July 24– Sept 28
David Batchelor marks 100 years of the Bauhaus design school with a colourful and personal exhibition as part of Edinburgh Art Festival at the city’s Ingleby Gallery.
Jul 20 – Aug 30
Aberfeldy’s Artisanand Art Gallery has a new mixed exhibition starting later this month featuring new artists, Rachel Davies and Nikki Monaghan.
Jul 12 – Aug 4
Alpha Art Gallery is presenting an exhibition of new original works by Ron Lawson, including watercolour and gouache paintings.
12 Jul – 9 Sep
Milton Art Gallery is delighted to present Harris, an exhibition of new works by Kanita Sim.