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Edinburgh Exhibitions  -  2004

CITY ART CENTRE

1.  'From Castle to Palace'

2.  Cecil Beaton

3.  Titanic

Each Exhibition takes up two floors of the City Art Centre

City Art Centre

Market Street, Edinburgh

10 July 2004  to 26 September 2004

10am to 5pm (Mon to Sat)

Noon to 5pm (Sunday)

Admission 5 (concessions 3)

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Golden Cycle Man in the Royal Mile

 Peter Stubbs  -    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk

This photograph, taken during the Edinburgh Festival in  2003, is included in  the exhibition:  'From Castle to Palace'    Please click on the picture to enlarge it.

 

1.

'From Castle to Palace'

Artists and the Royal Mile

From Castle to Palace  -  Exhibition at the City Art Centre  -  July to September 2004

John Knox House by John Guthrie Spence Smith

Reproduced with acknowledgement to City Art Centre

This exhibition tells the story of Edinburgh's Royal Mile and Edinburgh's Old Town.  The Royal Mile leads from the Edinburgh Castle down the hill to Holyrood Palace, It is a popular area for street artists and tourists during recent Edinburgh Festivals.

The exhibition traces the history of the Royal Mile over several centuries, covering, trade, religion, murders, fires and royal visits.

It is illustrated with some impressive paintings from the City Art Centre's collection by artists including:

-   John W Ewbank
-   W Turner
-   Alexander Ritchie
-   J Stewart Smith
-   John Guthrie Spence

There are also old engravings, old photographs and a few of my more recent photographs of the Royal Mile.

 

2.

Cecil Beaton

Portraits

The exhibition of 150 portraits by Cecil Beaton has been organised by the National Portrait Gallery, London and is sponsored by Deloitte in association with Sotheby's and Vogue.  This is the exhibition's first showing outside London. 

The exhibition  marks the centenary of Cecil Beaton's birth and includes many of his memorable portraits from the 20th century:

-  Andy Warhol
-  Audrey Hepburn
-  Barbara Streisand
-  Bianca Jagger
-  Cecil Beaton - several self portraits
-  Elizabeth Taylor
-  King Faisal II of Iran
-  Francis Bacon
-  Fred Astaire
-  Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel
-  Gary Cooper
-  Greta Garbo
-  Harold Pinter
-  Ian Fleming
-  Jean Shrimpton
-  Judy Garland
-  Katherine Hepburn
-  Margot Fonteyn
-  Marlene Dietrich
-  Marlon Brando
-  Marilyn Monro
-  Marlene Dietrich
-  Mick Jagger
-  Orson Wells
-  Pablo Picasso

-  Rudolf Nureyev

-  The Queen
-  Quintin Hogg
-  Richard Burton
-  Salvador Dali
-  Sugar Ray Robinson
-  Tennessee Williams
-  Twiggy
-  Yul Brynner
-   and many more.

3.

Titanic

The World Class Connection

The Titanic  -  Exhibition at the City Art Centre  -  July to September 2004

Reproduced with acknowledgement to City Art Centre and Titanic Exhibitions Ltd

The exhibition captures the feeling of life on the Titanic. 
It comes to Edinburgh after having been shown at venues in England.

 

REFERENCE:    Brochure:  Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 8-30 August 2004

 

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks