Talks and Events

All talks are recorded and are available online after the event. Booking is recommended,
to guarantee your place
call 0131 226 8181 or email

Talk: Michael Bracewell on Jim Lambie
Please note, regretfully this event has been cancelled due to illness.
Wednesday 1 October, 6.30pm – 7.45pm. Free.
Internationally acclaimed writer, novelist and cultural commentator Michael Bracewell (author of England is Mine, Re-make/Re-model and The Space Between) explores Jim Lambie’s work in relation to its broader cultural context.

Panel Discussion: Words, Objects, Actions, Art
Thursday 9 October, 6.30pm – 8pm. £5/4 conc.
Refreshments from 6pm. Writer Maria Fusco (University of Edinburgh), artist Michael Landy and art historian Luke Skrebowski (University of Cambridge) discuss Jim Lambie’s practice, The Poetry Club, and larger ideas about the event as a work of art. Chaired by Fiona Bradley.


Amplified Tour
Thursday 4 September, 2 – 3pm. Free. 10 places.
An exhibition tour designed with portable FM hearing loops, for visitors who are hard of hearing.

Descriptive Tour
Thursday 4 September, 6.30 – 8pm. Free. 10 places.
An exhibition tour designed for visually impaired visitors. Including detailed descriptions of Jim Lambie’s work and practice, this tour is open to everyone.

Free Tours
Group Tours. Including an introduction to the exhibition, bookings must be made in advance. Please call 0131 225 2383 or email
Saturday Tours. Open to everyone, why not drop-in for a free tour at 2pm each Saturday. No booking necessary.



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