April 25, 2023
Arthur Melville, 'Reeds, Duddingston Loch, Winter'

Edinburgh’s New Town Art Life On Show

Acclaimed for its classical architecture and spacious urban planning, Edinburgh’s historic New Town is the setting for the inaugural NT Art Month – a festival celebrating the quarter’s art venues.

Shadows and Light: The Extraordinary Life of James McBey 

This new biography sheds light on the Aberdeenshire-born artist who, after serving as the official war artist to the Egyptian Expeditionary Force in the First World War, enjoyed commercial success, retreating to north Africa and relative obscurity.

African Art Now

Over the past two decades contemporary African art has taken its rightful place on the world stage.

The Endless Coloured Ways

The Dutch-Croatian artist Sanja Marušic creates new worlds with her intriguing, vibrantly coloured self-portraits and desolate landscapes, whether influenced by her world travels or by using her own living room as a backdrop.

Vermeer

The official publication accompanying the largest Vermeer exhibition ever staged, currently running at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam (until 4th June), immerses the reader in the immensely rich pictorial world of the master painter from Delft

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