We’re delighted to share information on this creative services of events taking place at St Mary’s Scottish Episcopal Cathedral this summer.

A+E braids the terms accident and emergency, art and ecology, art and education.

With the aim of supporting Edinburgh City Council’s commitment to operate at net zero carbon by 2030, A+E offers an imaginative approach to rethinking the Cathedral in light of the climate and ecological crisis.

Summer School 2022

This year’s Summer School includes drawing, printmaking, collage, and willow basket making workshops alongside an exhibition of photography, quilts and performance-sculpture by Karen Spy.

“We are all part of the world, all is animate. The non-human world bears witness to all our actions.” Karen Spy

Blueprints for a New Ecology – 5-7August
Willow Basket Making – 10 August and 11-12 August
Plants are our teachers – 17-19 August
Relief Printmaking inspired by Plant Forms – 24-26 August

Exhibition: Common Thread – 1-28 August
an exhibition by Karen Spy. Includes a weekly ritual participatory performance

For full details, including costs, please visit the A+E website