The Hidden Gems exhibition at Edinburgh’s City Art features some less well known pieces. Its’s free to enter and the exhibition runs until 13 May 2018.
Below are my favourites at the Hidden Gems show.
The first three are tapestries.
Relief (739) by Louise Hopkins
Cockerel by Archie Brennan
El Greco by Alice Hannigan
I liked the bold white outline of the head in the piece below.
Head of a Woman by Anthony Hatwell
I’ve seen many sculptures by Henry Moore, by not many paintings.
Upright Motives by Henry Moore
I was interested in the two screen prints below, as I have been attending screen printing evening classes at my local college.
The Romance of the Civil Service by R B Kitaj
Seated Figure by Frank Auerbach
Mixed media on canvas was used to create the piece below.
Vainish I by William Dick
Aberdeenshire Landscape by David Morrison Buyers
The Sou’Westers, Arbroath by Morris Grassie
This Stoney Rubbish, The Son of Man by William Crosbie