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Art starts here

Explore our 18th edition

A group of people watch boats on the Union Canal.


Pester and Rossi: Setting Sail

Bridge 8 Hub and Paddle Cafe

Sunday 31 July

1pm - late afternoon

Young artist sculpts starfish from clay.


Art Buds: Shapes in the City

Tuesday 2, Tuesday 9 and Friday 19 August

Times vary

Pathway along Union Canal at Fountainbridge.


Union Canal Walking Tours

Every Wednesday during the festival

Mornings from 11am, times vary

Detail from Kate Downie work of Forth Bridge.


Talk: Kate Downie: The Art of Crossing

City Art Centre

Wednesday 3 August

2 - 3.30pm

Illustration of fox in blue.


Talk: Tessa Asquith-Lamb: Treasures and Foxes

City Art Centre

Thursday 4 August

2 - 3.30pm

Bobby Niven's Mud Oven.


Mud Oven Afternoons

Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden and Palm House

Fridays 5, 12, 19 August

2 - 5pm