ECA Festival Exhibition

We are delighted to present an exhibition of work by some of our postgraduate students. This exhibition will combine pieces from those studying Art, Space & Nature, Contemporary Art Practice, Glass, Illustration, Interdisciplinary Creative Practice, and Material Practice.

Open 10 August – 18 August, 11am – 5pm (Late night openings 14 and 15 Aug until 8pm), Main Building, Lauriston Place, EH3 9DF, Free entry


Artists exhibiting:

Art, Space and Nature

Contemporary Art Practice

  • Lewis Bisett
  • Lauren Dixon
  • Catarina Figueiredo
  • Siobhan Madden
  • Clive McLachlan Powell
  • Haiyin Wang


  • Yinan Chu
  • Jane Robertson | View work >
  • Katherine Southam


Interdisciplinary Creative Practices

Material Practice



Artistic Research in Society series

Students on the MSc by Research Interdisciplinary Creative Practices and MA Art, Space and Nature programmes present a series of events and workshops to share the unique ways in which they engaged as artists with important issues in society.

All events take place in Room C.04 of the ECA Main Building.

  • Mon 12 Aug, 1pm - 2pm | Memory Recall | A participatory workshop on experiments with innovative technological prototypes aiming to strengthen memory coordinated by Ryan Bowler | Free and open to all. No need to book in advance | Find out more >
  • Tue 13 Aug, 7pm - 9pm | How can we improve experiences of death, dying and bereavement in Scotland? | A panel discussion with representatives from current initiatives in this area organised by Alex Mascolo (with audience participation) | Booking required. Free and open to all | Book your place >
  • Fri 16 Aug, 12pm - 1.30pmEncountering Peatlands | A visual conversation led by Kate Foster and Pantea Armanfar on their work in Scottish bogs about how to learn to see non-human activity in environments. | Free and open to all. You are welcome to bring your own packed lunch during the session. | Find out more >
  • Sat 17 Aug, 1pm - 2.30pmExploring personal expressions of the Psalms. An art workshop on Spiritual Art Practice with sustainable art materials only coordinated by Rebecca Brighton. | Book your place >