Thomas Muir Help Desk —


As the culmination of Roderick Buchanan’s residency with Edinburgh College of Art supported by the Charlotte Square Collection, Edinburgh Art Festival audiences are invited to visit Randolph House in the heart of the New Town. The former accountants’ office will, during the month of August play host to the performative artwork Number Crunching At the core of this project is Buchanan’s ambition, shared with the student group he has been working with, to increase knowledge and collective awareness of Thomas Muir, an under-appreciated figure who was active within the Scottish Enlightenment.

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Thomas Muir Help Desk, Randolph House, Edinburgh Art Festival. Produced by Stuart Bennett for Edinburgh College of Art.