DIARY OF ALL EVENTS

Events requiring advance booking are shown with relevant booking links below via Eventbrite. All other events please just turn up on the day.

 

Sat 4th Sept:

10-12am Line Walk Mindful Drawing with Jonathan Baxter @Little France Park (Craigmillar) - read more & book

11am Community Mapping Workshop with AOC Archaeology and Nicky Bird (The Decorators of Portobello project) @The Kilns BOOK HERE

1 & 4pm Coast Cards Community Project - Rebecca Stuart @Art House 7
A participatory arts project developed over the nine day period inviting the public to create ceramic postcards with reference to the Victorian seaside holiday, with works made & installed for the second weekend.
(Book in advance, by emailing stuartrcg@gmail.com )

2-2.30pm Ditchburn: Loudhailer - Robin Baillie @11 Bath Street (from the avant-garde music duo DITCHBURN) will be reciting poems which address the aesthetics of inequality (No need to book)

3pm Border Walk with Iman Tajik starting from Prom @Morton Street BOOK HERE

3-5pm Charcoal making workshop with Annie Lord (with bonfi re) @Eastfield Community Garden as part of the Neighbouring Orchard project
BOOK HERE

4-5pm Alexander (Twig) Champion walk to art houses & cafes (West & Central Portobello), starting @Art Walk Hub
(No need to book)

6.30-7pm Alexander (Twig) Champion led walk, starting @Art Walk Hub to ‘Future Value’ performance (at kilns)
(No need to book)

7-8pm ‘Future Value’ performance with Deirdre Macleod, choreographer Monica de Ioanni, & participants, starting @Portobello kilns
BOOK HERE

Sun 5th Sept:

12-2pm In Human spaces: In-conversation walk with Deirdre Macleod & Anthony Schrag, starting from Porty Prom @Kings Rd
BOOK HERE

2-3pm Nicky Bird walk + talk, starting @Art Walk Hub
BOOK HERE

2pm Sarah Knox talk Making Connections @Art House 9
drawing upon Sarah’s recent processes and working practices.
(Book in advance, by emailing sarahlknox@gmail.com )

' 3-4pm Alexander (Twig) Champion walk to art houses & cafes (Joppa studios),
starting @Art Walk Hub (No need to book)

3-5pm Outdoor drawing workshop with Annie Lord @Bellfield Community Garden as part of the Neighbouring Orchard project
BOOK HERE

7-8pm ‘Future Value’ performance with Deirdre Macleod, choreographer Monica de Ioanni, & participants, starting @Portobello kilns
BOOK HERE

 Tues 7th Sept:

7-9pm Reading Towards Walking session introduced by Stephanie Whitelaw (starting from Granton) - Read more...

Sat 11th Sept:

10.30am PORT Elemental Walk starting @Porty Light Box, guided by artist Stephanie Whitelaw
BOOK HERE

11am-12 Outdoor Children’s Workshop with Peter Jones @Art House 17
Open to 7-10 year olds with a maximum of 8 participants, with brief intro and demonstration of watercolour, a guided subject inspired by the adjacent garden.
(Book in advance, by emailing peterrhubarb@yahoo.co.uk )

2-4pm Stitches for Survival, Public Stitch-in drop-in event
@St Mark’s Church Garden
(No need to book)
3-4pm Plot55B (Bristow+Wilson) Book Launch, @Art Walk Hub
BOOK HERE
7-9.00pm Iman Tajik Border Sharing Dinner
@Promenade (nr to Figgate Lane) (2 sittings/limited numbers)
BOOK HERE

Sun 12th Sept:

2-3pm ‘Seed Library’ walk with Felicity Bristow & Susie Wilson
@Meadows Yard
BOOK HERE

2pm Sarah Knox talk Making Connections @Art House 9
drawing upon Sarah’s recent processes and working practices.
(Book in advance, by emailing sarahlknox@gmail.com )

2-4pm Stitches for Survival, Public Stitch-in drop-in event
@St Mark’s Church Garden
(No need to book)

3-4pm Claudia Zeiske’s walk arrives at Seafield Prom at junction with Seafield Rd East - Meet her and join in with the conversation to Bath Street (families welcome, no need to book)

5-6pm ‘Impacts for Change’ Claudia Zeiske and Jaak Coetzer discussion & images from their simultaenous walks @Art Walk Hub
BOOK HERE

Autumn Events/Upcoming:

Book Launch ‘The Decorators of Portobello’, Fri 8th October 7-8pm @Portobello Bookshop with Nicky Bird & Margaret Munro (Portobello Heritage Trust)
SHORTLY TAKING BOOKINGS