Glasgow Arts Guide Alice Bain

As the city heads towards 1990 as Cultural Capital of Europe, the new Glasgow Arts Guide will become the essential guide to the lively Glasgow arts scene.

The Glasgow Arts Guide gives comprehensive information across the arts, with different sections covering:

Art . Photography . Architecture . Arts Festivals . Glasgow Style . Theatre . Dance . Classical Music . Jazz and Folk . Rock . Literature . Film . Education . Media .


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Amongst the listings are details of museums and galleries, photographic societies and theatre companies, fashion designers and hairdressers, recording studios and dance classes, auction houses and second hand markets, not forgetting general information on restaurants, pubs, tearooms, and Glasgow’s thriving nightlife.

There are also special background articles and features outlining areas Q of particular interest: Alice Bain sets the hall rolling with her ( introductory overview of the arts in Glasgow; Tessa Jackson writes on i Glasgow, City ofCulture 1990; Heather Waddell assesses the Scottish Colourists and the Glasgow School 1880—1900, and Neil Z Baxter describes Glasgow’s architecture.

The text is accompanied throughout with photographs by Glaswegian w photographer, Heather \X/addell.

Alice Bain is a freelance dance and art correspondent for The List

and The Glasgow Herald.

80 b/w photographs, 2 maps to Glasgow’s West End and City Centre 148 pages, paperback, £6.95

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Glasgow Arts GUlde is the latest in a series of 1 guides to the international arts world. The following titles ' ' ' are already available:

London Art and Artists Guide £6.95

Paris Art Guide £6.95

New York Art Guide £5.95

Berlin Arts Guide £5.95

Amsterdam Art Guide £5.95

Australian Arts Guide £9.95

Madrid Arts Guide £6.95

The Artists Directory £8.95

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Art Guides are available from bookshops and galleries, or direct from Art Guide Publications, A & C Black, PO Box 19, lluntingdon, Cambs PEI“) 3SF Tel: (0480) 212666