Scottish Press Photography Awards 2017

Wullie Marr
© Wullie Marr

The Scottish Press Photography Awards celebrate the depth and range of Scotland’s photographers who capture images that stick in the mind long after news headlines have faded.  Following the September announcement of the winning photographers, their photographs will be on display as part of the Festival of Politics.



Teenage Instamatics: Punk Rock in Edinburgh 1977

Ronnie Gurr

The exhibition features photographs that lay undiscovered in music business consultant, Ronnie Gurr’s garage for nearly 40 years and features images of artists and audiences that were taken during 1977, Punk’s Year Zero.



A Parliament for the People

permanent exhibition at the Scottish ParliamentA Parliament for the People is a new exhibition which will introduce you to the role of the Scottish Parliament and give you the opportunity to explore Scotland’s fascinating parliamentary history.

Discover how to get involved with the Scottish Parliament and experience stories of people who have been actively involved with the Scottish Parliament.   Learn about the design and architecture of the Scottish Parliament building, including how Scotland’s natural landscape and political values inspired the building’s architecture.