Exhibitions - 2006
Portraits / Self Portraits
Contemporary International Portrait
11 February to 23
Open 10am to 5pm (Mon to Sat)
City Art Centre
Reproduced with acknowledgement to Edinburgh City Art Centre
The photograph above is one of three by Euan
Myles in the exhibition. Each is approx 5ft x 3ft, printed on
explores one of the key subjects of photography, the portrait, and
especially the self-portrait, in all its variety of forms, from the
snapshot, through documentary to the carefully stage-managed.
exhibition looks at new tendencies in contemporary photography,
contrasting the work of French-based photographers with both Scottish and
other international practitioners, thus creating an international
The exhibition includes
work by Orlan, Kimoko Yoshida, Philippe Ramette, as well as Scottish
photographers Wendy McMurdo and Euan Myles.
The City Art Centre is
the first venue on the world tour of this important international project,
initiated by Association Française d’Action Artistique (AFAA) and
organised in association with the Institut Français d’Ecosse."
The comments above are taken
from a 'City Art Centre' press release for the exhibition.
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