ART & EXHIBITIONS LIST
by a young Glasgow School of Art graduate.
Christmas Exhibition i Dee—23km. Paintings from invited artistsarid
craft work from Scottiin makers.
I PAISLEY MUSEUM High Street . 88‘) 315]. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm.
Patchwork and Ouilting Until 26 Nov . The work of five local groups who just can't stop stitching.
I PEOPLE'S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 5540223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun l~5pm. Glasgow's museum of working life. Now in its 9001 year. the museum is currently undergoing essential repairs and refurbishment which will last throughout the year.
Stained Glass Gallery Permanent gallery of secular and religious stained glass which acknowledges Glasgow's impressive history in the field.
I POLLOK HOUSE 2060 Pollokshaws Road. 6320274. Mort-Sat 10am—5pm. Sun l—Spm. 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. 22l 612]. Mon -Sat 9.30am 5pm.
I SPRINGBURN MUSEUM Ay r Street
(adjacent to Springburn Railway Station).
557 1405. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm. Sun 2-5pm.
A Place In Slay L'ntil mid-March 8‘). One of the largest exhibitions ever mounted on the subject of lionsing iii Scotland. The exhibition traces the transformation of Springburn from a small village and industrial suburb where property was privately owned. to today's tow n dominated by council tower blocks. home for 50"} of the residents.
I THIRD EYE CENTRE 350 Sauchichall Street. 332 752i . Tue—Sat “lam—5.30pm. Sun 2—5.30pm. Third Eye Centre has been central to the organising and mounting of the Polish Realities season which runs throughout Glasgow during November. Exhibitions in galleries around the city have been selected by the centre's director Chris Carrell and exhibitions organiser Andrew Nairne. Third [Eye itself is dcvotingall gallery space this month to Poland. Polish Realities Exhibitions Edward Owurnilt L'ntil 3 Dec. Gallery 1. Dwurnik is one of the best known Polish artists included in this season. outside his own country. Here. four large works combine his 'village' paintings ( using a style he adopted in the 1970s) with expressive solitary figures. Jaroslaw Modzelewski. Wlodzimierz Pawlalt. Ryszard Wozniak 5 Nov—3 Dee. Gallery 1 . Three members ofGruppa. an artists' group formed in 1982 who led a movement away from conceptual art in the seventies back to painting in the eighties. Mirosfaw Balka L'ntil 3 Dec. Gallery 1. A member of the informal group Neue Bieremicnnost (New Pregnancy) makes an installation in the gallery which looksat the question of personal destiny. Marelt Chlanda and Andrzei Szewczylt limit 3 Dec. Gallery 2. Chlanda makes space specific sculptures and drawings. Szewczyk's installation Basilica looks at the nature of communication. Mariusz Krult: St Cat Until 3 Dec. Performance Space 1 — enter via 346 Sauchichall Street. A former member of Kolo Klipsa (a group currently showingat Glasgow Arts Centre) Kruk's sculptural installation eschews intellectualism and looks at the world through instinct and use ofthe senses. Polish Realitiesznocumentary Exhibition Until 3 Dec. Foyer. A small exhibitionof photographs. graphics and printed material on Poland over the past ten years highlights Richard Demarco‘s pioneering role in bringing the art of Poland tothe WCSI.
Video l'ntil 3 Dec. Gallery I. Showingat l.15pm. each day . Two \ ideos by young Polish film-maker A ndrzej Kt'as/ew ski documenting recent significant artistic esents.
Publication Third Iiyc Centre has published Polish Realities: Contemporary Visual Arts in Poland to celebrate the season. It is available through their bookshop and galleries at a special exhibition price of £4.95 (normally Lb). See Art Gallery and Museum. Glasgow School of Art. Glasgow Print Studio. Glasgow Arts Centre aiidCoinpass Gallery for details til other Polish Realities exhibitions. The ('ollins ( iallery has independently organised an exhibition of contemporary Polish photography. See also'l‘hcatre. (‘lassical .\lusie. Him and ()pen sections of The List for detailsoi other Polish Realities e\ cnts.
I TRANSMISSION GALLERY 1.? ( ‘hisholin Street. 552 48H. .\lori Sat noon bpin.
A Five Year Retrospective l‘ntrl L‘iitI \oy Since it opened. 'i'ranstnission has been fundamental to developing new directions in art in Scotland. in particular t since
1985 ) the growth of performance and video art in Glasgow. Artist-run. the gallery acts not only asari exhibition and performance \enue. but as a ‘local point for discourse and debate among artists‘. This exhibition aims to recreate the spirit of the first show . w liicli show ed tour of the artists w ho were later to form the New lrnage. Glasgow exhibition at 'l'liird l-.ye ('entre two years later. In December . the gallery is moving to new premises.
' WASPS 26 King Street. 5520564. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm. A new shop. exhibition space and resource centre w itli information on work by all \\'.-\SPS artists. Slide library and information about how to commission work.
I Artists from the Tillicoulfry Studios l nut 3 Dec. The WASPS studio in 'l'illiconltr'y (near Stirling) has only live spaces. ()f the artists iii residence there. perhaps I .ys Hansen is best known. haying itist recently shown at the City Art Centre. ltdinburgh and the (‘ompass Gallery . Glasgow . Peter Russell has just show it at the Smith Art Gallery in Stirling and Robert .\lc.\'eill at the SSA exhibition in Iidinburgh. I‘ltiliil Strickland. Ann Wegmuller. ()scar Goodall and John MeClenaghan w ill also be included iii the 'I'illicoultry show.
I WARE ON EARTH JSS Great Western Road. 33‘) 202-1.
Very bright and cheerful crockery in this gallery of ceramics which specialises in Mediterranean imports. See “are on liarth. Iidinburgh for details ofexhibition by Joe Keoeh. ' I WASHINGTON GALLERY 44 Washington Street. 04] 221 b7b’0. Mon Fri itiam- lpin. 2—5pm; Sat lllam—lpm.
I BOURNE FINE ART ~11)undas Street. 557 4050. Mon-Fri 10am -bpm.
Scottish painting lSlKL-l‘ﬁliand decorative arts.
Cadell Part One until 1 Dec; PartTw-o 6—18 Dec. An exhibition of work by this Scottish Colourist.
I CALTON GALLERY 10 Royal Terrace. 556 mm. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat 10am—1pm.
I CENTRAL LIBRARY George l\' Bridge. 225 5584. Mon-Fri 9am~9pm; Sat 9am—1pm.
Australia ZOO Books and other material. including a dusty old wailaby.
I CITY ART CENTRE 2 Market Street. 225 2424 ext 6650. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Licensed cafe. [1)]
WASPS First National Exhibition tintil iii Dec. With nearly 300studios countrywide. Workshop and Artist Studio Provision Scotland Ltd. better known as WASPS. is an invaluable organisation to the creative community in Scotland. This year they are touring a show which collects together work by artists based in WASPS
UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE Richmond Street, Glasgow Gi
POLISH PERCEPTIONS TEN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHERS 1977 — 1988 co-organised with the Museum of Art, Lodz 4th — 30th November
Mon—Fri,10am—5pm; Sat 12 noon—4pm Subs/(riser! by the Scottish Arts COUnCII
Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow
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Watercolours and Drawings from the Scottish Collection 19 November — 15 April 1989
(Closed 24 December to 3 January inclusive)
Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm: Sat 9.30am—l prii
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MacTaggart. Redpath. Philipson. Colquhoun. Laura Knight. Charles McCall. Cecile Walton. D.Y. Cameron. Sir Stanley Spencer and others
19 November—31 December Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm
THE FINE ART SOCIETY
134 Blytnswood Street, Glasgow 04] 332 4027
GLEN SCOULLER .
Paintings from Provence
2nd — 30th December
Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—1pm
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