Cross section of top Scottish
The Stenton Gallery exhibit in
the Lloyds TSB Building in Edinburgh includes the work of 40 top Scottish
|An East Lothian art gallery has come
to Edinburgh to display an excellent cross-section of Scottish contemporary art
in a special Festival exhibition.
The Stenton Gallery, near East Linton, is showing the
work of 40 top Scottish artists in the Lloyds TSB building on Edinburgh's
George St until September 1st.
Gallery manager Barbara Christie said the exhibit features artists from all
over the country ranging from recent graduates such as Sarah Carrington
and Lachlan Goudie to well-known artists such as Charlie McQueen, James
Harrigan and Helen Turner.
Barbara said the gallery's Edinburgh exhibition was always a popular event due
to the high quality of Scottish art work on show.
She said: 'Scotland is blessed with some fabulous talent far more than
we could ever show. It's great to see customers coming in off the street, some
with no knowledge of Scottish art, and being struck by the high quality of
The gallery has also organised another unique exhibit at Edinburgh's Nexus
Gallery in conjunction with the Japan 2001 festival.
Oya-ko shows the outstanding and abstract work of Japanese calligraphic artist
Shingai Tanaka and Scots artist Campbell Sandilands.