Arts and entertainment news
Published on Wednesday 17 October 2012
Edinburgh’s Bongo Club will occupy the space below the Central Library from January 2013 after an agreement was reached between the Council and Out of the Blue Arts and Education Trust.
Wednesday 1 May 2013
Giant faces constructed out of tree branches and leaves have taken root in Holyrood Park today (1st May).
Thursday 28 February 2013
Art teachers in Edinburgh schools are invited to nominate pupils for the prestigious Paolozzi Prize for Art, which aims to find and celebrate aspiring young artists.
Wednesday 22 February 2012
An Edwardian murder mystery, a Venetian masked ball and an 18th century extravaganza...
Wednesday 9 November 2011
Opening on Saturday 12 November, That was then: this is NOW is the country's largest exhibition of Scottish tapestry for more than three decades.
Thursday 15 September 2011
A group of budding Scottish artists were treated to an audience with their school's best known alumnus, David Mach RA RSA, at Edinburgh's City Art Centre today.
Wednesday 31 August 2011
The City of Edinburgh Council launches the fourth Green Pencil Award, a creative writing competition with an environmental theme open to all P4-7 aged pupils in Edinburgh.
Monday 13 December 2010
Some reports inaccurately suggested today that Historic Scotland had not yet been consulted over our plans for the Assembly Rooms, this is categorically untrue.
Monday 6 December 2010
Edinburgh's Culture Leader, Councillor Deidre Brock, today hit out against "dangerously misleading" claims being spread by those wishing to block the Council's ambitious Assembly Rooms refurb plans.
Thursday 4 November 2010
Earlier this week, the Lonely Planet's Best of Travel 2011 guide was published, in which Edinburgh is held up as the number one city for 'artistic inspiration'.
Friday 30 July 2010
Art lovers will have another venue to cater to their cultural appetite when the City Art Centre reopens its doors this weekend (31 July 2010).
Friday 30 July 2010
The Central Library is entering into the festival spirit tonight with the launch of its Edinburgh Jazz Archive.
Friday 9 July 2010
Plans to revitalise Edinburgh's historic Assembly Rooms have moved a step closer to fruition with the submission of an application to the Council's Planning Committee.
Monday 1 March 2010
The City of Edinburgh Council's ambitious refurbishment plans for the historic Assembly Rooms are being reassessed after it lost out on funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Wednesday 24 February 2010
Visitors to Edinburgh's number one concert hall will see a whole new side to the venue as the Usher Hall unveils its magnificent new wing to the public.
Tuesday 23 February 2010
Plans to establish a main base in Edinburgh for Creative Scotland, the new national cultural agency expected to come into existence later this year, have moved forward today.