We started off the week with the usual induction followed by a series of trips to some of the exhibitions currently running in Edinburgh. This included:
Tracey Emin’s Retrospective
Andrew Grassie’s Painting as Document at the Talbot Rice Gallery showing photo real paintings of art gallery spaces, installations and exhibitions.
(Image from http://www.trg.ed.ac.uk/)
And the Fruitmarket Gallery Exhibition by Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller:
(Image from http://www.fruitmarket.co.uk/)
Thursday, we were then sent off in groups to a walking tour of Edinburgh going past shops, suppliers and galleries. This trip then had to be documented in a 20p exercise jotter for the following Monday. Places of interest included:
Edinburgh College of Art – E-cyclorama