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City Art Centre at 40

  • 01 October 2020 - 18 October 2020
  • 10am – 5pm. Last entry is at 4.20pm. | free
  • City Art Centre

As the gallery doors reopen and to mark their 40th anniversary, the City Art Centre is mounting a special ‘highlights’ exhibition, City Art Centre at 40: Highlights from the City’s art collection from the City’s collection of Scottish art.

 CAC At 40 Collage

Widely recognized as being one of the finest in the country, the City’s collection numbers over 5,000 artworks ranging from some of the earliest views of Edinburgh to works by many of Scotland’s leading contemporary artists. 

City Art Centre at 40 is a new and exciting exhibition that will showcase some of the finest Scottish art of the last two centuries. The exhibition will feature special 'highlights' including artwork by The Scottish Colourists, The Glasgow Boys, Maud Sulter, Alison Watt, John Byrne and more.

Tickets are free and must be booked in advance Book Here>

The City of Edinburgh’s collection of Scottish art, widely recognised as one of the finest in the country, has been a consistent thread in the City Art Centres event programme. 


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