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"A Woman's Touch": Now open

15 Mar 2022

After a successful preview, we are delighted to announce that A Woman's Touch is officially open! Curated by Mattea Gernentz, this exhibition is on display throughout the BirdsNest Gallery's varied spaces, including the salon, mini-cinema, and studio. Beginning with the male gaze, this exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through a dialogue between masculine and feminine approaches to painting and sculpture.


This unique exhibition includes artworks by the following artists (and more):


Female Gaze

  • Elizabeth Blackadder DBE RA RSA

  • Victoria Crowe OBE RSA RSW

  • Barbara Rae CBE RA 

  • Frances Pelly RSA

  • Moyna Flannigan

  • Hilda Goldwag

  • Annette Edgar

  • Mardi Barrie

  • MaryAnne Hunt

  • Sylvia von Hartmann


Male Gaze

  • John Houston OBE RSA

  • Sir Robin Philipson PPRSA, Hon RA, RA, RSW

  • John Bellany CBE RA

  • William Crosbie RSA

  • Sir David Wilkie OBE FRSE

  • Peter Howson OBE

  • Robert Gemmell Hutchison RSA RSW

  • David Gauld RSA

  • Andrew Fitzpatrick

  • Ian Mastin


15 March 2022 - 14 May 2022

2:00-6:00 pm, open daily from Tuesday to Saturday

Visits by appointment 


Southside Edinburgh, EH8


0131 667 5394


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