The photograph above was taken on 8 April 2003 from East
Princes Street Gardens,
with the spring flowers in the foreground.
two galleries run across the centre of the picture.
They are The National Gallery of Scotland (left) and The Royal Scottish
Academy (right), with building work for the Playfair Project between them.
In the background, barely visible through the trees, is
The building with small spires at the left hand
side of the picture currently houses the Scottish Parliament - until
the Parliament moves to its new home at Holyrood, now
[April 2003] under