Robert Blomfield: Student of Light 

Exhibitions (photography, visual art)

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    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
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Following the recent deposit of the landmark archive of acclaimed street photographer Robert Blomfield (1938–2020) at the Centre for Research Collections, this exhibition celebrates Blomfield's work during his time as a medical student in the 1950s and 1960s at the University of Edinburgh.

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  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Visitors can access the gallery via the external ramp which has a handrail, or the two sets of steps which also have handrails. Both the ramp and stairs bring the visitor to a set of double glass doors, which have push button access. Once the visitor is through these doors they turn immediately left and into the exhibition gallery.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp, Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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