0 Art is listed by city llrst then by venue, running In alphabetical order. Please send details not laterthan to days belore publlcatlon date.
0 ANNAN GALLERY 130 West (‘ampbell Street. 221 50878. Mon—Fri 9am—5pm Sat ‘).30— 12.30. Sats during Dec 9.30am—4pm. Exhibition by regular artists throughout January.
0 THE BURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151 . Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Rest. [1)]
Animals from the Burrell Collection Until 301an. Animals abound in this exhibition ofdecorative arts which feature all kinds of beasts. four-legged and feathered. This selection frotn the reserve collection provides the opportttnity to see Sir William Burrell‘s menagerie in jade. porcelain. bronze and stone displayed together. (See Kids).
0 COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400. Mon-Fri 10am—5pm. Sat
The German Woodcut in the 20th Century L'ntil Wed 2‘) Jan. A collection of Gertnan woodcuts showing the development of the medium this century. through some ofGermany's tnost famous and highly acclaimed artists.
0 COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 ()370. Mon—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm.
Christmas Exhibition L'ntil end Jan. Paintings. original prints. ceramics. jewellery in the bumper sale of the year.
0 CORNERS GALLERY Gibson Street. 334 6386. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—5pm.
Observations Until 31 Jan. The first exhibition ofdrawings of work from the autumn term at the Visual Art Studio. The Studio. available to all school pupils within the Education Deparment. Glasgow Division as an education resource. offers specialist tuition in print making. drawing and painting. Last year a record number of schools and colleges were involved. ()ver 50 sent students. Though mentally and physically handicapped students also visit the studio. its terms of reference are as an artistic discipline. not as a centre for the handicapped. Work of excellent quality is produced. claiming 15"} ofthe intakeofthe Glasgow School of Art and justly
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0 CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat
The Winter Collection Until end Jan. A collection of paintings by English and a number ofwell-known Scottish painters including Peploe. (‘adelL Gillies and Eardley.
O FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—1pm. A selection of 19th and 20th century Scottish painting on show until end Feb.
O GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. Mon—Fri 10am—l0pm. Sat and Sun 2—5pm.
Due to Strathclyde Region's cutbacks there will be no further performances or exhibitions at the Centre from Jan-March. The teaching programme will carry on as usual.
0 GLASGOW ART GALLERY 8t MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE 357 392‘). Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Restaurant. [D] Voluntary guides are available free ofcharge to conduct partiesor individuals round the main galleries. Contact the enquiry desk.
Scottish Crattwork Until 12 Jan. Contemporary crafts go west in an exhibition assembled by the Scottish (.‘raft (‘entre in Edinburgh. Potters domesticate clay into usable vessels and ceramicists use it to express visual imagery in sculptural. non-functional work. The exhibition combines the work of well-established craftsmen and women with that of the aspiring. Museum Education Service Until 31 Jan. (See KIDS section).
0 GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 128 Ingram Street. 552 0704. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.
Kathe Kollwitz's group ‘Dle Miitter' huddles together, arms and hands in a circular, protective embrace to shield against danger. The whites ot their eyes show terror as they stand like a group at trightened rabbits. In the black 3 and white simplicity of the woodcut, they are as it camoutlaged, presenting a stark but emotive vision or humanity.
In contrast, Kandinsky’s use or the medium in the same year, 1922, is musical, abstract and unlettered by the bleaker side at human emotion. Lined squares, ringed circles and dotty gauges are spaced harmoniously in colour.
These two very ditterent styles and subjects can be seen in an exhibition at I the Collins which shows the development or the German woodcut in .
the twentieth century through the work
of some or that country's most lamous and highly acclaimed artists. Expressionism llourished in
response to the social, political and
economic instability of the pie-World
t War One period, and the woodcut,
i which had enjoyed along history in
2 Germany, was used as a means or
' original artistic expression. Kirchner, i Heckel and Schmidt-Rottlut, present
the harsh realities of the human
' condition. Other artists, like Kandinsky and Marc, were more concerned with
symbolism and space. The woodcut today is still an important part at modern German art
5 and contemporary ligures of such
standing as Baselitz and Beuys are represented. (Alice Bain).
Peter Wilson — Prints and Drawings Sat 18Jan—Sat 15 Feb. A one-man exhibition with two venues. the work of this artist will also be on show at Third Eye Centre during this period. Witty. irreverent and exuberant. his work has followed the figurative tendencies in recent British art.
0 I'IAGG'S CASTLE 100 St Andrew‘s Drive. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5 m.
In Search ot King Arthur Until 23 Feb. The legend is unravelled in illustrations. exhibits and dressing-up. Definitely an event for the young Galahads. Lancelots and Guineveres about. (Sec KIDS section).
0 RUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University ofGlasgow. I‘lillhead Street. 339 8855 ext. 7431. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm. Sat 9.30—lpm.
From McTaggartto Eardley Until Fri 25 Jan. Scottish Watercolours and Drawings 1870—1950. The decades from the 1870s produced impressive stylistic and technical innovations with the establishment of the Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours and the patronage of an increasingly wealthy. artistically aware. middle class. The exhibition at the llunterian Print Gallery highlights the important period from the 1870s to the 1950s with nearly 50
‘ watercolours and drawings from the
Glasgow University collection. C'rawhall's masterful work on linen. Burn's work in tooled gold leafand Eardley‘s pastel on sandpaper indicate the diversity of technique and medium.TIte Mackintosh House Gallery: Open as above but closed for lunch 1 1.30am—12.30pm. A reconstruction on three levels of the architect‘s home fitted with his own furniture and decorated according to the original. Printing Techniques A new permanent display illustrating the history and tools ofprint-making. O HUNTERIAN MUSEUM The University ofGlasgow. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat 9.30am— 1 pm. Geology Serves the Nation Until 25 Jan. Geology as a science was scarcely 40 years old in 1835. the year Thomas Dela Beche exhausted his private income and was granted funds by the government to colour the eight sheets of Devon. Thus. the Geological Survey was born. This exhibition traces the history ofthis unique survey and highlights some of the scientific advances that would have bafﬂed Dela Beche. 0 IMAGES GALLERY 74 Hyndland Road, 334 5311. Mixed exhibition of etchings and prints throughout Jan. 0 LILLIE ART GALLERY Station Road. Milngavie. 956 2351. Tue—Fri 11am—5pm & 7—9pm, Sat & Sun 2—5pm. A Selection from the permanent
. collection and the Scottish
Photographic Circle‘s Annual Exhibition. Until 1 Feb.
0 MAIN FINE ART The Studio Gallery. 16 Gibson Street. 334 8858. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm, Sun 2—5pm.
Scottish Contemporary Paintings
Throughout Jan. Private tuition in