ART & EXHIBITIONS LIST
I Art is listed by city tirst then byvenue. running in alphabetical order. Please send details to Alice Bain not laterthan todays belore publication date.
I ANNAN GALLERY 130 West Campbell Street. 221 5087/8. Mon—Fri9am—5pm; Sat 9.30am—12.30pm.
Traditional prints by Scottish artists.
I ART GALLERY 8t MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon—Sat l0am—5pm; Sun 1—5pm. Cafe. [D] Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Contact the enquiry desk.
Some British Bird Artists and their Inspiration Until 28 Feb. A rare stuffed Great Auk takes pride of place in this exhibition of natural history meets the artist. Edward Lear. Joseph Crawhall and CFTunnicliffe are among the artists included. who took a special interest in birds and their illustration. Examples from the museum‘s bird collection are displayed alongside complementary bookplates.
Wally Beasties Until 21 Feb. Ceramic animals from the permanent collection. Whistles shaped like birds. sheep and sheepdog. a fish doubling as a hot water bottle in this small but irresistable display. I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri 10am—5pszat l0am—lpm.
Mixed exhibition of Scottish art.
I BLYTHSWOOD GALLERY 161 West George Street. 226 5529. Mon—Fri 10am-5.30pm; Sat 10am—1pm.
Gallery artists during February.
I THE BURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat l0am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm. Rest. [D]
The glittering prizes of one man‘s wealth shown under one roof. The surrounding park offers a taste of the country.
Chinese Bronzes - Art and Ritual Until 7 Feb. Anything which has survived nearly three thousand years instills a special awe and fascination. These bronzes from the British Museum are no exception. Vessels for wine and food offerings. weapons and chariot fittings from the Shang (c1700 BC) and Zhou (c1050 BC) dynasties. Examples from the Burrell Collection will complement the display.
I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400ext 2682/2416. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 12—4pm.
A Portlolio ot Posters Until 12 Feb. The name E. McKnight Kauffer is not so well-known. but his posters are. He isthe artist behind the stylish London Underground posters of the 20s. still distinctive images today. In total 48 posters will be included in this show organised by the John Judkyn Memorial foundation. ‘To emerge from this exhibition into a grey Glasgow afternoon and see the poverty of thought in contemporary billboards is to feel the full impact of what has been lost in thisfield.‘ SK.
I COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm. James Hardie 6 Feb—3 March. Paintings from America and Scotland.
I CYRlL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 9.30am— 1 2.30pm. British paintings and drawings.
I FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon— Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—lpm.
Scottish paintings from the 19th and 20th centuries.
I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. Mon—Fri 10am-5pm; Sat l0—5pm.
Marie Barbour Until 6 Feb. Strong black and white prints (primarily linocuts) which take for their inspiration the geometry and energy of industrial Glasgow. Barbouris committed to recording the dynamics of the fast-disappearing world ofheavy industry. She is a recent graduate of Glasgow School of Art. This is a touring show from the Arnolfini. Bristol.
The Animal in Photography 1843—1985 13 Feb—.5 March. Dog‘s eye views. dog. ducks and elephants sitting to attention for the fashion photographer — this exhibition shows animals by some of the world‘s most famous photographers and in some ofthe most unusual situations. Robert Doisneau (currently showing at the French Institute. Edinburgh). Richard Avedon. Eugene Atget and Garry Winogrand are among those with work included. Anexcellent exhibition organised by the Photographers Gallery. London.
I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 25 King Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat l0am—5.30pm. General show of members' work until opening 01 new gallery in May.
I GLASGOW UNIVERSITY LIBRARY llillhead Street. 339 8855. Mon—Thurs
9. 15am—9. 15pm; Fri 9. 15am—4.45pm; Sat
James Hardie paints images ol America an titled “Brooklyn Bridge II. Fear ol Ftying'.
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Vlttortni and Sicily Books by the former about the latter with photographs ofSicily in the 1940‘s by Giacomo Pozzi-Bellini. A touring exhibition organised by the Italian Institute and seen in the Gallery of Modern Art. Rome.
I HAGGS CASTLE 100 St Andrews Drive. Mon—Sat l0am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm. Glasgow's museum for children.
Making Faces: For Children Until 22 Feb.
I HlLLHEAD LIBRARY 348 Byres Road. 339 7223. Mon—Fri 9.30am— 1 pm. 2—8pm: Sat 9.30am—1pm and 2—5pm. Closed Wed. Glasgow Photography Group Until end Feb. First showing of a group ofphotographers based in the Glasgow area.
Visual Artists Register Glasgow An index of slides and artists' details to help you find work you like and presumably would like to see more ofor buy.
I HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of Glasgow. llillhead Street. 3305431. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am— 1 pm. The Mackintosh House Gallery: ()pen as above but closed for lunch 1230—] .30pm. 50p admission on weekday afternoons and Saturdays. A reconstruction ofthe architect‘s home fitted with original furniture.
Old Master Drawings lrorn the University 01 Leiden Until 31 March. The first British and only Scottish showing of a major exhibition of Dutch and Flemish drawings from the 16th to the 19th centuries. Work by Gossaert. Avercamp and Willem van de Velde.
I HUNTERIAN MUSEUM The Universityof Glasgow. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am— 1 pm. Twice named Museum of the Year. the llunterian Collection includes objects ranging from Captain Cook‘s Pacific treasures to the Bearsden Shark.
No temporary exhibitions until April.
I IMAGES GALLERY 74 llyndland Road. 334 5311. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm.
19th and 20th century watercolours and etchings.
IJ. D. KELLY GALLERY 118 Douglas Street. Mon—Fri 10.30am—2pm and 2.30-5.30pm; Sat 10am—2'. 30pm.
David Taylor Until 6 Feb. First soloshow for this self-styled painter.
I LILLIE ART GALLERY Station Road. Milngavie. 956 2351 . Tue—Fri 11am—5pm and 7—9pm: Sat and Sun 2—5pm. Gallery closed until 9Jan.
The Early Years Until 6 Feb. A South West Galleries Association exhibition.
I MAIN FINE ART The Studio Gallery. 16 Gibson Street. 334 8858. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Scottish contemporary painting.
I METRO GALLERY 713 Great Western Road. 3390737 (opp Botanic Gardens).
Scottish Prints 14 Feb—mid Mar. Contemporary prints by Philip Reeves. .lim MacDonald. Victoria Cassidyetc.
I MITCHELL LIBRARY Kent Road. Mon—Fri 9.30am—9pm. Sat 9.30am—5pm. I 908 GALLERY 12 ()tago Street. 3393158. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.
Animals Until 18 Feb. A Glasgow bestiary by invited artists.
I PEOPLE'S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun l—5pm. Glasgow‘s museum of working life.
Now in its 90th year. the museum is currently undergoing essential repairs and refurbishment which will last throughout the year.
I PDLLOK HOUSE 21Hll’tilloksllaws Road. 6320274. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Sun 1—5pm.
Neighbour to the Burrell Collection. this 18th century house contains the Stirling Maxwell Collection of Spanish paintings and period furnishings.
I THE SCOTTISH DESIGN CENTRE 72 St Vincent Street. 221 6121. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm. Sat 9am—5pm.
Design Review 3 Feb— 15 March. The annual look at the Design Centre‘s Selection of products during the past year. I SPRINGBURN MUSEUM Ayr Street (adjacent to Springburn Railway Station). 557 1405. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm. Sun 2—5pm.
A Place to Stay Until Nov 88. One ofthe largest exhibitions ever mounted on the subject of housing in Scotland. The exhibition traces the transformation in Springburn from a small village and industrial suburb where property was privately owned. to today's town dominated by the council-owned tower blocks where 50“} of the rsidents now live. Photographs by 19th century Springburn photographer William Graham are on display along with the work of amateurs in the following years. Domestic items illustrate the change in living conditions— from coal-fired range to gas cooker. from gramaphone to video.
The Cowlairs Railway Works Until June. Historical exhibition of life and timesof Scotland‘s one time largest railway works. I THIRD EYE CENTRE 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521 . Tue—Sat 10am—5.30pm. Sun 2—5.30pm. Cafe. [1)]
Pat Douthwaite 6 Feb-6 Mar. An opportunity to reassess the work of an extraordinary self—taught artist who took dance lessons with Glasgow‘s inimitable Margaret Morris and who paints from within.
Willie Docherty 6 Feb—3 Mar. Photographs by this Northern Irish photographer.
I TRANSMISSION GALLERY l3 Chisholm Street. 552 4813. Mon—Sat Noon—6pm. Nicaragua 9—27 Feb. Organised by the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign from the Glasgow School of Art.
I WASHINGTON GALLERY 44 Washington Street. 221 6780. Mon—Fri 10am—5pszat l0am—1pm.
I BOURNE FINE ART 4 Dundas Street 557 4050. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm.
Scottish paintings 1800—1950. Della Robbia pottery. Liberty pewter and art nouveau furniture.
Sam Bough 20 Feb—5 Mar. 40 works by this 19th century artist. Oils and watercolours. I BURBERRY SCOTCH HOUSE Third Floor. 39/41 Princes Street. Mon—Sat 9am—5.30pm; Thurs 9am—6pm.
The Scottish Cratts Collection Until July 1988. An exhibition ofcontemporary craftwork from Scotland including jewellery. ceramics. glass. textiles. wood and silversmithing. organised by the Scottish Development Agency.
I CALTON GALLERY 10 Royal Terrace. 556 1010. Mon—Fri 10am-6pm; Sat 10am—lpm.
Watercolours and drawings by over150 Britlsh and European artists. 1790-1940.
The List 5— 18 February 198843