ART & EXHIBITIONS LIST
September. 0 GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 128 Ingram Street. 552 070-1. Mon—Sat l0am—5.30pm. Landmarks by Alfonse Bytautas Until Sat 1 Aug. Etchings. paintings and drawings made after spending six months in Orkney where the standing stones exerted great inﬂuence. Bytautas has been working as artist/technician at the Studio since 1979. Scottish Landscape Exhibtion Last chance to submit entries to the GPS annual theme exhibition. open to all printmakers. Work. which should give title. medium. price and be framed. should be delivered to the gallery no later than 31 July. Scottish Print Open Show Entries for this show must be submitted by 15 Aug. Contact Print Studio for details and entry fortns. 0 GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART 167 Renfrew Street. 332 9797. Craig Advertising Awards Until further notice. Newly-devised awards for design students in Scottish art schools and colleges. 0 GLASGOW UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Hillhead. Mon—Fri 9. 15am—9. 15pm; Sat 9. l5am—l2. 15pm. The European Emblem Mon 27 July—Mott 24 Aug. Small motto and verse pictures. of which Glasgow University boasts the world's best single collection and which appealed strongly to the Victorian sentiment. Their display is part of a conference on the subject organised jointly by Glasgow and Strathclyde Universities. 0 HAGGS CASTLE 100 St Andrews Drive. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm. Glasgow's museum for children. A BOX OI Surprises Until Mon 24 Aug. Boxes of varied form. function and material. See Kids page. 0 HILLHEAO LIBRARY 348 Byres Road. 3397223. Mon—Fri 9.30am— 1 pm. 2—-8pm; Sat 9.30am— 1 pin and 2—5pm. (‘losed Wed. Ken Palmer Until Sat 29 Aug. Paintings by the founding member of the artists' group Open (‘ircle (a charitable. limited company which runs a continuous programme of exhibtions in llillhead Library. For further information contact: Bea Withers. 16 Belmont ('rescent. Glasgow G 12.) O HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of Glasgow. Hillhead Street. 330 5431 . Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat 9.30—1pm. The Mackintosh House Gallery: Open as above but closed for lunch 1230—] .30pm. 50p admission on weekday afternoons and Saturdays. A reconstruction of the architect's home fitted with original furniture. Printmaking in Britain Sat 25 July—Sat 24 Oct (closed 25-28 Sept). The relatively blunt nature ofwood engraving had become unfashionable in the 19th century but the 1920s and 30s saw it return to favour especially. as is highlighted here. in the work of Paul and John Nash. Eric Gill and David Jones. Also work by the young Graham Sutherland. Henry Moore. Ben Nicholson and lvon Hitchens. o Maclntosh Graphics until
December. Original designs and printed graphics for posters. invitations. menus. advertising labels etc. and representative examples by Maclntosh‘s contemporaries. Margaret and Francis MacDonald and James llerbert MacNairn.
O HUNTERIAN MUSEUM The University of Glasgow. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat 9.30am— 1 pm. Twice named Museum ofthe Year. the Hunterian (‘ollection includes objects ranging from Captain (‘ook‘s Pacific treasures to the Bearsdcn Shark. Museums at Work Until 29 Sept. Explaining all that 'goes on to log. label. collect. conserve. research and cncase an object in a museum.
The Interior of the First Hunterian Musuem with Statue of James Watt by William Stewart ( 1823—1906). The painting makes reference to a modest incident which partially led Watt on to his revolutionary invention of the steam engine. As he was Mathematical Instrument Maker to Glasgow University at the time. 1757. its recent purchase by the museum is not entirely inappropriate.
0 IMAGES GALLERY 7-111yndland Road. 334 5311. Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm.
Nineteenth and twentieth century watercolours and etchings.
O J. O. KELLY GALLERY 118 Douglas Street.
Flat Round the Totem 1-14 Aug. Paintings and drawings by Paul Chambers and ceramic figures and pots by (‘ris Bramble. O LILLIE ART GALLERY Station Road. Milngavie. 956 2351. Tue—Fri 11am—5pm and 7—9pm; Sat and Sun 2—5pnt
Between the Lines Until Sun 9 Aug. Retrospective ofwork by Willie Rodger. known for his strong. heavily outlined figures which he sitnplifies and obsveres with sotnc humour.
Sandcastles Until Sun 9 Aug. An exhibition ofdrawings by Arthur Miller.
0 MAIN FINE ARTThe Studio Gallery. 16 Gibson Street. 334 8858. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm.
[Exhibitions from the gallery‘s stock of contemporary paintings throughout July and August.
0 METRO GALLERY 713 Great Western Road. 339 0737 (opp Botanic Gardens). Tue-Sat 10.30am—5pm. The gallery will be closed until Sat 1 August.
0 908 GALLERY l2 Otago Street. 339 3158.
Midsummer Exhibition Painting by Alasdair Gray. (‘arole Gibbons. Alasdair'l‘aylor. Martin Baillie. Don McNeil. James Gorman and Daris Mclntyre and ceramics.
0 PEOPLE’S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun l—5pm. Glasgow‘s museum of working life.
The Calton Weavers: Glasgow Trade Unionism 1787-1987 Until end 1987. The museum is in political mood for this exhibiton. re-telling the unsung story of the first martyrs to trade unionism and the movement's subsequent course. Ken Currie‘s work illustrating this theme (only
University of Glasgow
26 JULY— 24 OCTOBER PRINTMAKING IN BRITAIN
Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm, Sat 9.30am-1pm Admission Free
Edinburgh Festival 1987
\ 5 London Road,
THE UNIQUE AFRICAN
FESTIVAL OPENING TIMES 9am to 9 pm
Monday to Saturday
A CELEBRATION OF MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS.
Queen Street, Edinburgh 031-556 8921
9July — 4 October Admission £1
10-6 Mon-Sat 11-6 Sun (Festival)
THE QUEEN‘S IMAGE
This exhibition is in two
sections. The ﬁrst provides a rare
opportunity to view authentic. portraits painted during Mary’s
lifetimeThe second consists a dramatic series of history painting‘s illustrating key episodes in her life.
Supported by the
In association with the National Museums of Scotland the exhibition
along with portraits of her friends and enemies.
Concessions 50p 2-5 Sun (Otherwise)
Morrison Construction Group
THE QUEEN'S WORLD
assembles a fascinating" variety oftreasures linked with Mary,
i SCOTTISH i IN ATION AL PORTRAIT i
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