“ART & EXHIBITIONS LIST
0 Art is listed by city first then by venue, running in alphabetII order. Please send details not laterthan 10 days betore publication date.
O ANNAN GALLERY 130 West Campbell Street. 221 5087/8. Mon—Fri 9am—5pm Sat 930—1230. General Exhibition runs continuously. O ART GALLERY & MUSEUM. KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Restaurant. [D] Voluntary guides are available free ofcharge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Contact the enquiry desk. The Calendar Project Until Sun 1 June. Barry Williams‘ photographs have been processed by computer and the result is a calendar for an office furniture company. Delttlield: A Glasgow Pottery (Mayfest) Until Sun 22 June. The history ofScotland‘s first industrial pottery is traced through fine pieces from the museum‘s own collection and loans. documents and portraits of leading figures. See Rutherglen Museum. Scottish Photography: The First Halt (Mayfest) Until Sat 1 June. The archive from the Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh is on the move for
Mayfest. Well. part of it anyway. Forty photographs illustrate the skill and artistry of Scottish photographers like Hill and Adamson and James Craig Annan during the seventy years after the technique was first discovered. The Family of Coal Miners- Photographs by Milton Rogovin (Mayfest) Until Sun 1 June. In the truly American tradition of documentary photography. Rogovin. himself from the Sates. tackles the lives of miners and their families at work and at home. The exhibition is part of a world project and has been organised by Stills Gallery in Edinburgh. Matisse — illustrations to Ronsard Tue 3—Sun 22 June. During the same period Matisse was experimenting with his large. colourful cut-outs. he was also producing lithographs to illustrate the love poems of French writer Pierre de Ronsard (1524—85). This exhibition takes a selection of these along with photographs of the
"I artist at work and at home by Henri
Cartier-Bresson. Most ofthe
3 illustrations are of nudes. girls‘ faces, lovers and ﬂowe rs interspersed
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among the text in such a way that they become inseparable.
Points oI View Fri 6—Sun 291 une. Students‘ Photography.
0 BABBITY BOWSTER 16—18 Blackfriars Street. 552 5055. Daily noon—midnight.
Bonnie Forbes (Mayfest) Until Mon 30 June. A strange view oflife cast away. Robbie McRuse. the main character ofthe paintings. lives in aquamarine blue and gets up to all sorts ofjapes.
0 THE BURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Rest. [D]
' Impressionist Drawings Sat 7—Thurs 3 July. This is the first major
exhibition of Impressionist Drawings to be seen in this country. Glasgow will be the only venue to show the work in its entirety. It comprises over 80 drawings. including pastels and watercolours from all the major figures of impressionism. including studies for Seurat‘s Sunday on the Grande Jatte and Manet’s Dejeuner sur l’herbe. Lace from the Burrell Collection Until summer. The delicate art of lacework as collected by Mr Burrell. 0 COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm, Sat 12—4pm.
The Collins Gallery will be closed during June for refurbishment. Signs of the Times — Art and Industry in Scotland 1750-1980 (Mayfest) Until
' Sat 31 May. A large exhibition with a
social emphasis in keeping with the sentiments ofMayfest. Sixty works of art examine the artists‘ response to the emergence of heavy industry and to the recent trends in technological development.
0 COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm.
Johnny McGuinness Sat 7—Sat 28 June. Paintings and assemblages. The Compass Gallery will be showing at the London Contemporary Art Fair 29 May—1 June.
0 CORNERS GALLERY Gibson Street. 334 6386. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—5pm.
Jimmy Cosgrove — A Series of Paintings (Mayfest) Until Sat 31 May. Currently head offirst year studies at Glasgow School of Art.
this artist explores the physical psychology ofhuman relations. Acrylic on canvas and paper. plus
l some small watercolours.
Peter Hill Fri 6—Sat 28 June. Video watercolours (presumably the box in paint). '
0 CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095.
Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat
Brenda Lenaghan BSW Sat 7—Sat 28
June. New paintings.
j 0 DOLPHIN ARTS CENTRE 7 James
Street. Bridgeton, 554 1671/7449.
. Paintings by Ian Stewart (Mayfest) : Ceramic Wall Plaques by Christine , McLean (Maytest)
O FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri
3 9.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—1pm. A selection of 18th and 20th century
Scottish painting. 0 GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12
Washington Street. 221 4526.
Mon—Fri 10am—9pm. Sat and Sun 10—5pm.
George Wyllie’s Americana - A Big Parade of ScuI7tural Brick-A-Bat (Mayfest) Until Fri 30 May. Ifyou‘ve ever wondered how the Indians fell
under the Liberty Bell ofthe
Americans. this exhibition should not be left out ofyour Mayfest diary. George Wyllie‘s work is irresistible. It gives you a smile but has serious side-effects. Watch out for little yellow taxis amongst other daft. wonderful objects.
Emotional Vandalism Tue 3—Sat 21 June. Photos of the effects of urban decay in stark focus by Alan Donaldson.
' Farm Security Administration (USA)
Tue 3—Sat 21 June. Colour photos of a forgotten experiment.
0 GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 128 Ingram Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.
Prints from the Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque Sat 14—Sat 5 July. Lithographs from the American mecca of printmaking. The Print Studio will be appearing at the London Contemporary Art Fair 29 May—1 June.
0 GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART Renfrew Street. 332 9797. Mon—Thurs 9.30am—9pm. Fri 9.30am—6pm. Sat 10am—noon.
Tom Eckersly- Poster Artist and Designer (Mayfest) Until Sat 31 May.
, O HAGG'S CASTLE 100 St Andrew's
Drive. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm.
The Natural World of Haggs Until Sun 22 June. Children‘s exhibition.
0 HILLHEAO LIBRARY Open Circle. 348 Byres Road. 332 3371. Mon.
Tue. Thurs, Fri 9.30am—8pm. Sat
9.30am—1pm and 2-5pm. Closed Wed. 0 HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY
University ofGlasgow, Hillhead Street. 3305431. Mon—Fri
9.30am—5pm. Sat 9.30—1pm.
Town and Country-The Social Scene in Scotland 1850—1920 (Mayfest) Until 9Aug. See panel.
The Mackintosh House Gallery: Open as above but closed for lunch 12.30—1.30pm. A reconstruction of the architect‘s home fitted with original furniture. A selection of Mackintosh Metalwork will be on display until August.
0 HUNTERIAN MUSEUM The University of Glasgow. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat
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j imprints ofcreatures once inhabiting ' our land. Some ofhis treasures are
. an unbelievable 340 million years
i Future Fossils Until l0June. An
* exhibition ofwatercolours by
9.30am—1pm. Twice named Museum ofthe Year. the Hunterian Collection includes objects ranging from Captain Cook‘s Pacific treasures to the Bearsden Shark. MrWood’s Fossils (Mayfest) Until Tue l0June. Determined to follow
experts. Stan Wood gave up work as an insurance salesman to collect the
Stephen Jeffrey taking a glimpse at ‘future fossils‘.
O IMAGES GALLERY 74 Hyndland
Road. 334 5311.
Mixed exhibition ofetchings and prints regularly shown.
0 J. D. KELLY GALLERY 118 Douglas Street. 248 6386. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5.30pm. Sat 10am—12.30pm.
O LILLIE ART GALLERY Station Road. Milngavie. 956 2351. Tue—Fri 11am—5pm and 7—9pm. Sat and Sun 2—5pm.
: Relief Printing Until Sat 31 May. The past and present of this ancient
7 Milngavie Art Club Annual Exhibition Sat 7—Sat28June.
0 McLELLAN GALLERIES 270
Sauchiehall Street. Mon—Sat
29th Annual Exhibition of the Glasgow
f Civic Art Association. Until Sat 31
f 0 MAIN FINE ARTThe Studio Gallery. ? 16 Gibson Street. 334 8858. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm.
' Selt Portraits—1986 (Mayfest) Until
Sat 31 May. A numberof
; contemporary artists were asked by
Main to mirror themselves in their art. The result is this revealing exhibition. A novel Mayfest theme. Brian Ballard Tue 10 June—Sat 5 July. New paintings from Belfast.
O METRO GALLERY 713 Great Western Road 3390737. Tues — Sat
? 10.30am — 5pm.
Scottish Landscape Exhibition
(Mayfest) Until 31 May. Three . young Scottish artists handle
landscape in different ways — Sylvia Allen. Tom Coyle and Duncan McLeod RSW.
Mixed Exhibition Tue 10 June—Sat 12 July. Prints and paintings from contemporary Scottish artists.
3 0 THE MITCHELL LIBRARY Kent 5 Road. 221 7030. Mon—Fri
9.30am—9pm. Sat 9.30am—5pm.
BogIes, Birds and Three Blind Mice Bogles because the family of that
, name have interesting family records . in the library. Birds because they
appear in rare books ofprints and
i Three Blind Mice because of the
Mitchell‘s vast children‘s collection.
A selection ofeach will be on display.
Scottish Labour History Society Display (Mayfest). Level3:
i Radical Glasgow(Mayfest). A history
ofthe rise in radicalism from the 18th 1 century onwards. to coincide with the post-Mayday celebrations. ‘