Art Festival 27 Jul – 27 Aug

the UK's largest annual celebration of visual art...

About This Project

Since 2004 The Edinburgh International Art Festival has been Scotland and the UK’s largest annual celebration of visual art, attracting over 250,000 visitors each year, with more than 45 exhibitions across 30 venues. Edinburgh Art Festival brings artists work from around the world to Scotland’s galleries as well as the very best of contemporary Scottish Artists amongst exhibitions of international artists.


The Edinburgh Art Festival brings together public art commissions by new and established artists, with displays and exhibitions in Edinburgh’s leading galleries. Over 250,000 visitors dorm Edinburgh’s doorstep each year for the Arts Festival.  Whether art is a passion or a passing interest a visit to the Arts Festival will be inspiring to all.


The vast majority of the festival is free to attend, and includes exhibitions, performances, screenings, artist talks and guided tours.


A full programme of exhibitions , commissions and events for the 2017 Arts Festival are available on their website.


27th July - 27th August 2017


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