I Art is listed by city lirst then byvenue. running in alphabetical order. Please send details to Alice Bain not later than todays before publication date.


I ANNAN GALLERY lstl W est ('ampbell Street. III 5H8“ .s‘ .\ton I'l'i 0am 5pm; Sat ‘) fillam llfitlpnt.

(ieneral exhibition of regttlar artists.

I ART GALLERY 8t MUSEUM. KELVINGROVE 35" 393‘). Mon Sat Illam 5pm; Stttt

2- 5pm. (’ate. |I)| Voluntary guidesare as aiIabIe tree of charge to conduct parties or indiy iduals round the main galleries. (’ontact the enquiry desk.

84th Annual Art Competition t'ntit 23 Dec. Winning entries lrom schoolchildren's competition.

French Prints. Drawings and Watercolours l'ntil early .Ian. Work by Matisse. Signac etc. from the permanent collection. Arundel Society Prints t ‘nttt mitt .Ian.

The Starla Project t 'ntiI .s' .Iilti. Paintings and photographs by Ian McKeeyerand Thomas .Ioshua ( ‘ooper on the island of Staffa. .-\ moody cshibilion ideal for

\\ inter show ing.

I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath Street. 3305M}. .\Ion I-ri Illam 5pm;Sat 10am 1pm.

Something Old. Something New t not :4 Dec. .-\ selection of paintings l including IIIC inimitable Scottie \Vilsolt l.

w alercolottrs and sculpture.

I BLYTHSWOOD GALLERY In] West (ieorge Street. 2% 553‘). Mon l-ti

Illam 5.30pm; Sat Illam lpm.

General Exhibition 1 ‘ntil 3-1 Dec. Includes work by Mary Armour. tali/abeth Blackadder. .Iohn Boyd. .Ioltn Cunningham. Norman lidgar. Norman Kirkham. Bell Low c. I)a\ id .\tc(‘Iure. David Martin. James Robertson. ( ‘ieoffry Squire attd many tuorc. ('eramics by .Ianet Adam.

I THE BURRELL COLLECTION I’ollokshaws Road. M” 7151. Mon Sat Illam '5pm;Sun 3—5pm. Rest. [1)]

The Glory olthe Page t'ntil I5.lan. Illuminated manuscripts front the L'niyersity of(ilasgow.

I COLLINS GALLERY t.'niyersity of Strathclyde. 32 Richmond Street. 552 “fittest 2682 24th. Mon Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 13- 4pm.

Heavenly Bodies and Fabulous Beasts t 'ntil 23 Dec. The moon on horseback and an angel with sunglasses are iust two ofthe wonderful scenes caryed by I)ayid Sw ift. Sculpture. ceramics. iewellery and clothing time been worked around these fantastical images ~- in an untisual collaboration. Swift has brought other craftspeople to work with him. Duringthe exhibition the ( ’ollins will also be selling affordable ceramics. iewellery. screenprints. knitwear and masks. Contact the Collins for details oferaft workshops with Swift.

I COMPASS GALLERY I78 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat ltl;tnt-—5.3tlpm. Closed 25. 26. 27 Dec and l—4Jan. Christmas Exhibition L'ntil end Jan. The Compass is famed for its (‘hristmas show

which is as miscd and fun a bunch asyoti cottld get. Paintings. icwellet‘y . ceramics. glass and sculpture fill the gallery.

I CYRIL GERBER FINE ART Ms West Regent Street. III SIN5. .\ton I'ri ‘)..‘~Uam 5.3“me Sat 0.30am lZfillpm. WinterCollection t nut 31 Dec. A selection of line art by \Ic’l‘aggart . Philipson. (‘olquhotuL Stanley Spencer andothers. I THE DESIGN COUNCIL SCOTLAND ‘2 St Vincent St. (i2 5'I'.\' 32] (it: I. .\Ion i'l'l 0.30am 5pszat‘)am 5pm.

From Forest to Fibre to Fashion t'ntil 31 Dec. The story of “I't'icel‘ lromcellttlose origins to hiin street fashion.

I EWAN MUNDY FINE ART 4S West ( ieorgc Street. 33] 34”!» Mon Sat Illam 5.3llpm. Contemporary Scottish Art and Modern British Paintings I ‘ntil 31 Dec. Paintings front amongothcrs. llcnry Sioote..lacob lipstein. Robitt I’hilipson arid Izlizabeth Blackadder.

I FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Bly thsw ood Street. 332 403". Mon I’ri

0.30am 5.3tlpm; Sat Illam 1pm.

Glen Scouller l out An I)ec. I’aitttingsfi'om l’roy ence by a Scottish contemporary artist.

Contemporary Scottish Prints 1 nut 3!) Dec. I GATEHOUSE GALLERY Rouken ( iIcn Road (gallery at entrance to Butterfly Kingdom). (willll235. I)ai|y ll..‘~li~ 5.30pm; ('losed ‘l‘ttes.

Christmas Exhibition t ‘nttl early .Ian. Staincdglass by I.i/ Rowlcy and painted boxes by Ann Nicholson. Alsopaitttings. ceramics attd jew ellery.

I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 13 Washington Street. III 4520. Mon» I’ri Illam Spszat Ill 3pm.

GLASGOW OPPORTUNITIES 7' West ( ieorge Street. 33] W55. Mon l-"ri‘iam -5pm. Elspeth Roberts 1 ‘nttt 2n [)ec. Recent prints.

I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 32 King Street. 553mm. .\ton Sat ltlam 5.30pm. Christmas Exhibition t nut 24 Dec. Many regular members from the print stttdio w ill be exhibiting their work in this seasonal show.

I GOETHE INSTITUT 3 Park Circus. 332 2555.

Step by Step t'ntil 1n I)ec. t'rban renewal in ( ilasgow and Berlin. Kreu/berg in West Berlin w as suffering from neglect. motorway planning. abandoned shops and lack of good housing. tit IUSI community opposition to the total destrttction ofthis area reached its climax and oyer Sllsquats were set tip. L'rban renewal has now begttn and ls'reuzberg has begun to live again. (ilasgow has its parallels and this exhibition strikes tip a debate between them.

Urban Renewal and Community Control Sat ll) Dec 9.45pm-—- 1 . ltlpm. The Architecture Building. Strathclyde l'niyersity. Rottenrow. A conference complimenting the 'Step by Step' exhibition. It will discuss lessons from (itasgow. Berlin and the neighbouring towns of Kreuzberg and Woodlands.

I GRAEME MUNDY FINE PAINTINGS 79 West Regent Street. 332 791‘).

James Gorman L'ntil 2-1 Dec. An artist who makes stylised human images in bizarre


51¢ ONE CHRISTMAS QUIZ ’Star Trek’, a free activity pack for 8 to 12 year olds, tells the Christmas story as seen on the walls of the National Gallery 3‘5 TWO CAROL CONCERTS Advent carols from the Edin- burgh University Singers at the Portrait Gallery at 1.15pm on Friday 9 December 8 Christmas music from the Choir of Old St Paul ’5 Church at the Gallery of Modern Art at 7pm on Thursday 22 December, admission is free it: THREE GALLERY SHOPS selling Christmas cards, art books and reproductions, and the perfect stocking-fillera pop-up map ofEdin burgh, just 3x4 inches, at 65p 33¢ FOUR CLOSED DAYS the Galleries are shut on 24, 25, 26 8 31 December 33¢ FIVE GOLDEN SCONES during December the Gallery Cafe at the Gallery of Modern Art is serving cream teas with hot pancakes from 3 to 4.15pm 51¢ SIX GOOD REASONS to visit the National Galleries of Scotland in December without even mentioning paintings PK SEVEN DAYS A WEEK Monday to Saturday 10-5 8 Sunday 2-5 if: NATIONAL GALLERIES or SCOTLAND


3 December— 15 January


28jttittiary'-12 March


The Fruitmarket (iallery I, 29 Market Street. Edinburgh IiHI lI)I-' Telephone (Bl-225 2383

10-530'I‘ttesday-Sattirday I.3()-5.3()Stmday (ilosedMonday

Subsidised by the Scottish Arts Councn

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