We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us at the Edinburgh Art Fair this November!

Art in Healthcare will be returning to the Edinburgh Art Fair for the second time running 14 - 16 November with a preview night on Thursday the 13th.

Last year was a huge amount of fun and we are delighted to be returning again, now invited as official partners with the organisers (see for full details). The EAF takes place at the Corn Exchange, an easy busy ride from the centre of town and times of opening are as follows:

Preview: Thursday 6.30pm-9.30pm, Main days: Friday & Saturday 11am-6pm, Sunday 11am –5pm

Please contact Amelia Calvert at for more information or click here for more information about what will be involved. 

Win an iPad Mini! 

Purchase an entry ticket to this year's Edinburgh Art Fair (EAF) from Art in Healthcare and you will be entered to win a number of prizes! Additionally, we are organising nine exciting artist demonstrations over the three days of the art fair, which you will have access to with your ticket.

Art demonstrations are free but seating is limited so
book your spaces here now! To purchase an EAF entry/raffle ticket please call the office at 0131 555 7638 or email

The EAF runs 14 - 16 November and the artists involved are: Henry Kondracki, Gill Tyson, David Martin, George Donald, Patsy McArthur, Jenny Matthews, Matt Storstein, Ian Nicholson, Alan McGowan

Prizes include an iPad mini, a £150 voucher for art supplies from GreatArt, a Leith School of Art Workshop gift voucher and more!

Our Charity

Art in Healthcare is the leading arts provider for health organisations in Scotland. We create stimulating environments that positively affects one’s mental wellbeing and contributes to an effective healing process.

We offer artwork to healthcare facilities from our extensive, contemporary art collection, project manage site-specific art commissions for hospitals, offer advice and care for NHS health board art collections and we provide engaging art workshops for patients, care home residents and sheltered housing communities, which help to encourage social interaction, build self-esteem and develop new skills for participants.

Adopt an artwork

Since 1991 our charity has been assembling one of the largest and most prestigious Collections of original Scottish art in the country. These artworks are uniquely available for display in hospitals and other healthcare settings.

Art in Healthcare is truly committed to the important role that art plays in the healing environment but we need your help to properly maintain and build this unique Collection for the enjoyment and benefit of the hundreds of thousands of staff, patients and visitors who view it each year.

With your help we're able to:

Keep our Collection on display in hospitals and care homes
Support young artists at their degree shows
Buy artwork from professional artists
Provide fun-filled art workshops for patients and care home residents
Develop our training programmes for volunteers

Adopt an artwork from our Collection for just £3 a month and you'll receive:

Your name (or a loved one's) written next to your chosen artwork online
A certificate of adoption with a picture of the artwork
Invites to Art in Healthcare's special events
First to view our latest Prestigious Print
Our colourful e-newsletter

"My patients really enjoy looking at our collection. Sometimes they even do an 'art tour' around the premises." ~ Barron Dental Practice

You can adopt an artwork in the gallery, if it hasn't already been adopted, by clicking the 'Adopt Me' button below the picture of the artwork.