Lecture or talk Adults

NOW: A Beginner’s Guide to… Transcendence and Magic in Contemporary Art

  • Saturday 9 February, 2-2.45pm
FREE

About

Artist Duncan Robertson will lead an introductory discussion looking at the ways some contemporary artists incorporate past and present magic in their work. The discussion will focus on artists who feature in the NOW exhibition.

Monster Chetwynd, Bat Opera (2014). Image © The artist, courtesy Sadie Coles HQ, London and Massimo de Carlo, Milan.

Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop

Gallery facilities

In order to protect our vulnerable works of art from any kind of accidental damage we kindly ask all visitors to either carry their rucksack/backpack by hand or place it in a locker.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • On-site parking (£2)
  • Disabled parking
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is located 15 minutes’ walk from Princes Street. It includes two buildings, Modern One and Modern Two, set in a beautiful sculpture park.

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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