Edinburgh Art Festival 5th August – 5th September
The Edinburgh Art Festival is one of the many festivals that takes place in
The festival has a broad range of visual art on display and there is something for everyone. The festival works in partnership with local artists, galleries and museums in order to provide a fantastic scope of visual art pieces of a mainly contemporary and modern style. There are also fantastic displays from many renowned international artists and work from up and coming young talent. The work comes together in 50 ‘spaces’ which are both permanent and temporary galleries.
As well as the numerous exhibitions there are also many events ranging from culture shows to comedians to artists talking about their art. If you want a more hands on approach there are also workshops carried out by artists on various techniques and a chance for you to have a go.
The festival has a wide audience and aims to cater for all ages! There are plenty of activities for children to get involved in from storytelling to a tour of the galleries complete with stickers. There are particular galleries which have been highlighted as being particularly fun for children.
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