Drawing Bienniale Until Sun 13 Apr.

' by the Cleveland County Museum

15 year-old streetwise artist whose 30

; comic book violence and laconic humour. His subjects, branded with

0 Art is listed by city tirst then by venue, running in alphabetical order. Please send details not laterthan 10 days betore publication date.


0 ANNAN GALLERY 130 West Campbell Street, 22] 5087/8. Mon—Fri 9am—5pm Sat 9.30—12.30. General Exhibition runs

Service in Middlesburgh. Over 2000 entries are attracted from all over the world and £8000 in prize money is awarded in eleven prizes. This selection of90 was chosen by three judges including Waldemar Januszezak from the Guardian. Twenty pictures by the Dutch artist Karel Appel will also be on show.

continuously. The Calendar Project Fri 1 l Apr—Sun O ART GALLERY G MUSEUM, 1 June. KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon—Sat 0 THE BURRELL COLLECTION

Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151 . Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Rest. [D]

Lace lrom the Burrell Collection Until summer. The delicate art of lacework collected by Mr Burrell. Cuffs and ruffs. collars and lappets from Belgium. France. Italy and Ireland.

10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Restaurant. [D] Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Contact the enquiry desk.

7th Cleveland (UK) International

A competition exhibition organised

Not long ago making an exhibition at

Easterhouse might have been seen as a l

sick joke. ll classiiied as a town. this

massive post-war housing scheme I

would rank the twelfth largest in . 5

Scotland, yet its 50,000 inhabitants k I

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enjoy precious lew ot the tacilities taken lor granted by most communities at its size. Yet despite its chronic ' ' problems, the scheme has produced i artists and writers, has its own Festival Society and publishes a successiul newspaper covering all 14 districts ol Greater Easterhouse called The Voice. This exhibition (People’s Palace, Glasgow) celebrates some achievements and charts the scheme's general history trom the titties to the present day.

The 240d Easterhouse mosaic which adds a splash 01 colour to Lochend Road, began as a YDP scheme supervised by the artist Allan Kane. One hall depicts the tour seasons and the other. covered with symbolic snakes and ladders, dice, spinning wheels, cards and chess pieces graphically portrays tile as a game at chance.

Lite in Easterhouse is pictured in a more direct way by Colin Johnstone, a

harridans. Not even his dog Shep escapes the hypodermic (above). Another interesting exhibit is the intricate model oi a prefabricated house made as a family Christmas present in 1955. In Glasgow 2550 oi these temporary homes were built and proved very popular although they were only meant to last 10 years: ‘Hey-bab—a—ree-bab, ma mammy's gota prelab' was the jive talk rhyme chanted by boastful children in the post-war years. A 1950s sitting room complete with llying ducks, is the central exhibit and is caretully turnished according to the stage

punk-style drawings were published in a book called ‘Geezabrek’. The drawings are a potent mixture oi the grotesque,

tattooes, black eyes and sticky plasters l are alcoholics, Celticians, glue-sniners, hooligans and haircurler

301m list 4- 17 April


Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street.

I' 552 4400. Mon—Fri l0am—5pm. Sat


The View From Above 125 Years oi Aerial Photography Tue 8—29 Apr. Organised by the Photographers‘

: Gallery. London. this exhibition

begins with Nadar’s first views of parts from a balloon in 1858 and ends with the latest computer-enhanced images from space. Reconnaissance. archaeological and geographical photographs are featured alongside those by artists like the Constructivists Rodchenko and Moholy-Nagy.

O COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm.

Nell McPherson Sat 5 Apr—Thurs 1 May. New figurative paintings by this Glasgow artist.

0 CORNERS GALLERY Gibson Street. 334 6386. Mon-Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—5pm.

Charles T.l(. MacDueen DA RSW RGI Fri 4—Sat 26 Apr. Recent paintings by an artist now living in Dunfermline and lecturer in visual arts at Moray House. Edinburgh.

0 CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 9.30am—12.30pm.

Henrik Gotlib 1890—1966 Until Wed 16 Apr. Delicate colours combined with a strong handling ofpaint. This is the first exhibition in Scotland for 16 years after a major retrospective

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directions in Archie Hind’s Easterhouse history play, The Sugarolly Story’. Among the photographs particularly eye-catching are the contrasting shots oi Frankie Vaughan who is pictured with Marilyn Monroe and with one of the scheme's street gangs: in 1968 the singer altered to build a youth club it rival gangs would call an amnesty and surrender all their weapons. The Cranhill Arts Project display in the adjoining room also leatures some telling portraits and some impressive screenprints, such as theirposter tor Clyde Film in bold primary colours.

(Lucy Ashl

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of Modern Art.


0 FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—lpm.

j Contemporary Scottish Paintings and

1 19th Century Watercolours Until Wed


e GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. Mon—Fri 10am—9pm. Sat and Sun 10—5pm.

The centre resumes its exhibition programme with two shows. Colonel Blimp and Friends: The

Cartoons 01 Sir David Low 1891-1963 . Sat l2—Sat 26 Apr. This exhibition

3 has been selected from a staggering

Collection of 70.000 drawings held at the Centre for the Study ofCartoons and Caricature. Kent University. Over 100 original cartoons will be shown. including David Low‘s

immortal Colonel Blimp Glasgow Council ior Voluntary Service

Annual Exhibition Sat 12—Sat 26 Apr. An exhibition showing the wide

: range ofactivities undertaken by the

. GCVS Arts Project.

0 GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 128 Ingram Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.

Prints by Ursula Jacob Until Thurs 10 Apr. This Swiss teacher joined the

Print Studio for a year on a special sabbatical. The exhibition is the result of her stay.

0 HAGG'S CASTLE 100 St Andrew‘s Drive. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun

. 2—5pm.

The Natural World at Haggs Until Sun 22 June. Children‘s exhibition. See Kids.

Mary Queen oi Scots A semi-permanent exhibition designed primarily for children. 0 HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University ofGlasgow. Hillhead

Street. 330 5431. Mon—Fri

9.30am—5pm. Sat9.30—1pm. The Mackintosh House Gallery:

' Open as above but closed for lunch 1.30—2.30pm. A reconstruction of the architect‘s home fitted with original furniture. Mackintosh Metalwork Until August. A selection of Mackintosh‘s designs for small objects including the full range of silverware currently in production by Sabattini Argenteria.

1 0 HUNTERIAN MUSEUM The University of Glasgow. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat 9.30am—lpm.

Twice named Scottish Museum of the Year. the Hunterian collection includes objects ranging from Captain Cook‘s Pacific treasures to the Bearsden Shark.

0 IMAGES GALLERY 74 Hyndland Road. 334 531 1.

Mixed exhibition ofetchings and prints.

0 J. O. KELLY GALLERY 118 Douglas Street. 248 6386. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—12.30pm.

Paintings by Gallery 8 Sat 5—Sat 19


16 Gibson Street. 334 8858. Tue—Sat

10am—5pm. Sun 2-5pm.

Double Vision Until Sat 5 Apr. An

3 exhibition of drawings and

i monoprints by Phil Braham and Ian Hughes.

Pr- 0 MAIN FINE ART The Studio Gallery,

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