compass gallery

17s west regent st. glasgow g2 4rI scotland. (LII-2216370


Paintings, Prints, Ceramics, Sculpture, Jewellery Monday - Saturday

10.00 - 5.30

Through New Year



next to Maryhill Burgh Hall, 24 Gairbraid Avenue, Glasgow 041 946 5912/5032


Mixed Exhibition of paintings, drawings, ceramics, sculpture, prints and photographs Until 18th January

Sponsored by Emmerson Chartered Surveyors

Mon-Fri Nam-5.30pm; Sat 10am-4pm

I Art is listed first by city then byvenue. running in alphabetical order. Please send listings details to Art Listings not Iaterthan 10 days before publication date.

N8 Museums are listed separately in a selective guide at the end of the section.


I T & R ANNAN & SONS LTD 1M Woodlands Road. 332 0028. Mon—Fri 10am-5pm. Sat lllam- l2.3(lpm. Christmas Exhibition L'ntil 3| Dec. Mixed exhibition of work by regular gallery artists.

Also permanent collection of(ilasgow photographs and reproductions.

I ART GALLERY & MUSEUM. KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon-Fri lllam—Spm; Sat 1(lam-ltlpm; Sun noon—6pm. Cafe. [1)] Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Contact the enquiry desk.

Glasgow Girls: Women in Art and Design in Glasgow1880-1920 L'ntil (ilan. Iixtended by two months. this ambitions retrospective exhibition sets the record straight on behalf of the many women who were part of the avant-garde art and design movement which we now associate almost exclusively with (‘harlcs Rennie Mackintosh. More than 3Ilgraduales of the (ilasgow School of Art represented. Marzaroll's Scotland: All The World‘sA Village L'ntil (iJan. Scottish industry and artistry. landscapes and cityscapes all feature in Marzaroli's sensitive viewof Scotland's changing face from the mid-50s.

Treasures of the Holy Land t 'ntil In I.)ec. The only Furopean showing for the largest exhibition of ancient art from Israel ever

to travel abroad. covering all the main

GLASGOW 1990 5::

Gallery & Workshop

llam - 6pm Sun 12 - 4 Admission Free

Telephone 041 552 2151

8th Dec 1990 - 20th Jan 1991

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archaeological periods from the I lth millennium B(‘ to the 7th century AI). Rembrandt By Himself 7 Dec —(i.lan. Rembrandt was keen on self-portraits. producing at least 75 of them in his lifetime. This exhibition features a selection of his etchings and fouroil paintings.

Contemporary Art Season: Ken Currie 7 Dec—2 Jan. Ninety-seven linocuts depicting the life of a ( ilasgow down-and-out illustrate (‘urrie‘s belief in the continuing importance ofSocialist Realism in art.

Lucie file and Hans Coper131)ec- 17 February. Two of the century's most inspirational ceramicists who count ()riental art and modernist sculpture among their influences Amnesty Greeting Cards L'ntil in Dec. Some of the 300 greeting cards made by Strathclyde children which are to be sent to (ilasgow's th rec adopted Prisoners of Conscience. Organised by Amnesty International.

Craft Carousel lfnlil (iJan. Twenty -four craftsmen and craftswomen engaged in a year-long labour of love.

Keeping Glasgow in Stitches In I)ec~ Mar. The unveilingof the twelve panels created insiru during the year by anyone who felt like joining in.

I ART EXPOSURE 53 West Regent Street. 3320808. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm.

Mixed Exhibition [Tritil 31 Dec. Paintings. jewellery. textiles and ceramics from a variety ofartists.

I ART FROM THE BILLIARO ROOM 2 l 7 Sauchiehall Street. 332 37f l. Mon» Sat 10am-5pm.

Gallery Launch Exhibition t'ntil321)ec. A new gallery in a space designed by ( 'harles Rennie Mackintosh as a billiard room. with original Mackintosh panelling. stained glass windows and fireplace. The openingexhibition features paintsand prints by the six t‘oundingartists: Rosemary Beaton. l csley Burr. Sally ('arlaw. Maureen Finn. Iiileen Naisniitli and David Watt.

I BARBIZON GALLERY (‘ollege lands. High Street. 553 I990. Mon-Sat 10am-5pm. (‘afe open seven days.

Mixed Exhibition Until 22 Dec. Oil paintings and works on paper by 25 Scottish and English artists.

I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri lllam~5pszat ll)am—- 1 pm.

Christmas Show 'l‘hroughout December. 19th and 20th century Scottish paintings and decorative art.

I BAY TREE CAFE 4U} (ireat Western Road. 334 5898. Tue—Sun 10am—9pm. Exhibitions by local artists and art

~ students.changingmonthly.

T I ounnm couscnon I’ollokshaws

Road. (>49 7151. Mon—Sat lllam~5pm‘.

Wed l(lam-l(lpm; Sun noon—6pm. The Age of Van Gogh: Dutch Painting

1880—1895 Until ll) Feb. Ancxhibition organised by the Rijksmuseum \'incent van Gogh in Amsterdam for the centenary ofthe artist's death. Fifteen works by Van (iogh provide the focal point foran exploration of his development in relation to that of his contemporaries. demonstrating the revolutionary changes in Dutch painting during the period.

I CASTLEMILK EAST RESOURCE CENTRE 9/11 Ballantay Quad. (3340381.

The South Side Connection L'mil February. A touring exhibition of drawings and colour prints by (‘astlemilk-based artist

. (iari Brow n: contact the above address for

venue details.

I CHANGE GALLERY 9 Park Road. 334 (I995. Mon- Sat 1 lam—(rpm.

Permanent display ofart and artefacts from Africa. India and Indonesia.

I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 44(chxt 2682. Mon—Fri Ilium-Spur; Sat noon- 4pm.

Cadbury’s National Exhibition of Children’s Art Until 4 Jan. (‘losed 24 Dec» 3Jan. Apparently the biggest exhibition of children's art ever in the world

I COMPASS GALLERY I78 West Regent Street. 221 (i370. Mon-Sat “lam—5.30pm. Christmas Exhibition“throughout December. Works by a variety ofartists. including paintings. prints. sculpture. jewellery and ceramics.

I CORMUNO GALLERY 130 West Regent Street. 20-1 3708. Mon-Sat 9am —5pm.

The Edinburgh School l7ntil231)ec. Works by William (iillies. Anne Redpath and Robin I’hilipson.

I CRAIGIE HALL () Rowan Road. 427 (i884. Sat'Sun only lllam—Spm.

The Art Lover's House: Preview Exhibition 'I'hroughout December. The completion ofthe Art Lover‘s l louse project hasbeen delayed until early l99l . but inthe meantime this exhibition includes some of the finished work: light fittings. beaten wall panels. wall hangings and furniture. in one of(ilasgow's most spectacular Victorian houses.

I CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon Sat 9.3llam-5.3()pm.

British paintings from the 19th and 20th centuries. Recent acqursitionsof works by James Kay . W.M. Frazer. I Iunter. I’eploc. Donaldson and others.

I EWAN MUNDY FINE ART 48 West George Street. 331 2406. Mon e-Sat 9.30am— 5.30pm.

Ernest Lumsden (1883—1948) had 22 Dec. Paintings. drawings and etchingsofSpain. Paris. India and Iidinburgh. includingthe Forth Rail Bridge.

Gary Anderson final 22 Dec. Paintings. drawings and constructions; dramatic and humoroUs subjects depicted in fine detail. Willie Rodger: The Wee Picture Show 9—2 Dec. A humorous survey in Iinocut of ‘(ilasgow tvpes‘.

64 The List 7 20 December 1990