A Woman's Touch: Now Open

After a successful preview, we are delighted to announce that A Woman's Touch is officially open! Curated by Mattea Gernentz, this exhibition is on display throughout the BirdsNest Gallery's varied spaces, including the salon, mini-cinema, and studio. Beginning with the male gaze, this exhibition takes the viewer on a journey through a dialogue between masculine and feminine approaches to painting and sculpture.


This unique exhibition includes artworks by the following artists (and more):


Female Gaze

  • Elizabeth Blackadder DBE RA RSA
  • Victoria Crowe OBE RSA RSW
  • Barbara Rae CBE RA 
  • Frances Pelly RSA
  • Moyna Flannigan
  • Hilda Goldwag
  • Annette Edgar
  • Mardi Barrie
  • MaryAnne Hunt
  • Sylvia von Hartmann


Male Gaze

  • John Houston OBE RSA
  • Sir Robin Philipson PPRSA, Hon RA, RA, RSW
  • John Bellany CBE RA
  • William Crosbie RSA
  • Sir David Wilkie OBE FRSE
  • Peter Howson OBE
  • Robert Gemmell Hutchison RSA RSW
  • David Gauld RSA
  • Andrew Fitzpatrick
  • Ian Mastin


15 March 2022 - 14 May 2022

2:00-6:00 pm, open daily from Tuesday to Saturday

Visits by appointment 


Southside Edinburgh, EH8


0131 667 5394



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