Tania Kovats: Oceans

15th March- 25 May 2014 The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh Notwithstanding a title that wouldn’t look out of place on the cover of a flaccid pop album, and subject matter so well- trodden that it’s getting muddy, Oceans demonstrates that British artist Tania Kovats’ seeming avoidance of the YBA enclosure during the early stages of her…

MEET THE PAINTER OF NUTS

Who doesn’t love a miniature food-related novelty item? But having your name engraved into a grain of rice is passé and for tube sock wearing tourists. The next big thing is nuts! Quite literally. Artist Steve Casino, the self-named “Painter of Nuts”, can you imagine, paints nuts. Peanuts, in fact, or at least their brittle…