Home to Scotland’s outstanding national collection of modern and contemporary art, the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art includes two buildings, Modern One and Modern Two. You will receive a warm welcome to Modern One with an introduction followed by a 45-minute tour focussing on the highlights of the collection, and the exhibition currently on show. The early part of the collection features French and Russian art from the beginning of the twentieth century, cubist paintings and superb holdings of expressionist and modern British art. Special highlights include paintings by Matisse and Picasso. The Gallery also has an outstanding collection of international post-war work and the most important and extensive collection of modern Scottish art. The post-war collection features art by Francis Bacon, David Hockney, Andy Warhol and Lucian Freud, with more recent works by artists including Antony Gormley, Gilbert & George, Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin.
This tour will start/finish at Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
Coach departs at 10.00 (15 minute transfer to the gallery)
50 - 60 minutes tour commencing at 10.30.
15 minutes return Coach transfer
Tour finishes at approx. 12.00
Minimum participants: 15
Maximum participants: 20