By Laurenci Dow & Paloma Ferreira
The British Art Show 8 is a touring exhibition that provides a vital overview of the most exciting contemporary art. This year it tours the work of over 40 artists to four cities across the UK, Edinburgh being one of the chosen UK cities. Three venues across Edinburgh will be housing different exhibitions with free admission to all of them. The show will be hosted in Edinburgh from the 13th of February to the 8th of May. The public is welcome to can access information regarding opening times and visitor information for each gallery from this website: http://britishartshow8.com/page/about-exhibition-1514.
Our art correspondent Laurenci Dow reports from the Talbot Rice Gallery, featuring the following artists: Åbäke, Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Benedict Drew, Ryan Gander, Melanie Gilligan, Hayley Tompkins and Eileen Simpson and Ben White.
Visit the gallery website for more information: Talbot Rice Gallery.