Art Late (featuring Hamish Hawk): 24 Aug

Hamish Hawk. Image courtesy of the artist. 

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Art Late is a unique chance to experience our varied programme by night, visiting a selection of Partner, Pop Ups and Commissions venues and featuring a range of gallery related activities;

  • After-hours gallery visits
  • Exhibition tours
  • Artist performances and talks
  • Workshops
  • Live music


24 August 

6pm: Start at Scottish National Portrait Gallery, to view Douglas Gordon: Black Burns and Graham Fagen: The Slave's Lament, and then break off into 3 groups and routes (route will be selected at the beginning of the evening); 

Route 1: Visiting EAF Commission Zoë Walker and Neil Bromwich:The Dragon of Profit and Private Ownership at Trinity Apse, Chalmers Close, then moving on to the Kate Davis exhibition at Stills: Centre for Photography

Route 2: Visiting EAF Commission Toby Paterson: The Sociology of Autumn in Chessels Court and moving on to Shannon Te Ao: With the sun aglow, I have my pensive moods at Gladstone Court, Canongate

Route 3: Visiting EAF Commission Bobby Niven: Palm House at Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden, moving on to Shannon Te Ao's With the sun aglow, I have my pensive moods  at Gladstone Court, Canongate 

The evening finale is at The Fruitmarket Gallery, to see work by the brazilian artist Jac Leirner, and to enjoy music from local Scottish musician Hamish Hawk.

£9/£8 concessions, booking essential

Over 18s only

Art Late is programmed in partnership with The List

Related Events: 

Art Late (including the List Festival Party): 3 Aug

Art Late (featuring BooHooHoo): 10 Aug

Art Late (featuring Happy Meals): 17 Aug

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Thu 24 Aug
6pm til late
Disabled AccessToiletsBabychangingCafeShop


Scottish National Portrait Gallery
National Galleries of Scotland
1 Queen Street,
Edinburgh, EH2 1JD