I London's Tate Gallery has invited nominations forthe 1991 Turner Prize. sponsored by Channel 4. The nominee must be a British artist under fifty and the prize. worth £20.000. is awarded for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation oftheir work in the twelve months preceeding 30 June 1991. Nomination leaflets can be obtained from the Tate Gallery. Millbank. London. SW1P4RG. I The Scottish Arts Council. in conjunction with Glasgow Art Galleries and Museums. is offering aTraineeship in Exhibition Organisation to be based at the McLellan Galleries. The traineeship is open to anyone living or educated in Scotland and comes with a bursary worth £9,500. The recipient will work with the GAGM's Exhibitions team for eighteen months and take special responsibility for the New Art Season at Kelvingrove. as well as visiting other British galleries and attending formal training courses. For more information. contact Robert Livingston. Art Officer at the Scottish Arts Council. 12 Manor Place. Edinburgh. EH3 7DD. I The Sarah Noble Memorial Fund is inviting applications for the 1991 awards for film and video makers. The fund was set up to support video. photography. slide-tape and film projects on subjects related to women‘s issues; peace and the environment; health and Third World development. Application forms are available from the fund at 29 Albany Street, Edinburgh EHl 3ON. and should be returned by 21 June. I Edinburgh's Arts Outreach Team‘s- Community Equipment Store has a range ofitems available for hire to people planning exhibitions and art workshops. ltems include badge-making utensils. display boards. musical instruments and video equipment and cost of hire is very low. The Arts Outreach Team also offer advice and assistance on all sorts of arts activities. For more information. contact them at 12 Nicolson Street. Edinburgh EH8 9DH. or telephone 031 255 2424 ext 6625/6623.


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Exhibitions are listed by city. than alphabetically by venue. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach ourotiices at least ten days betore publication. Art and Exhibitions listings compiled by Miranda France.


I T 8: R ANNAN & SONS LTD 164 Woodlands Road. 332 0028. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat loam—12.30pm.

Works by various artists and permanent collection of Glasgow photographs and reproductions.

Hamish MacDonald: Recent Paintings Until Thurs 28 May. Works on a variety of subjects from a distinguished artist and regular gallery exhibitor.

I ART GALLERY 8: MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm;Thurs IOam-9pm; Sun noon—6pm. Cafe. [D] Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Ask at the enquiry desk.

Stanley Spencer: The Apotheosls of Love Until 16Jun. A centenary tribute to Stanley Spencer (1891—1959). this isthe first exhibition to realise Spencer‘s ‘Church House’ project in which he hoped to fuse religion and worldlincss. Some of his most striking works depict the Resurrection against a Glaswegian backdrop. John Buckland Wright (1897—1954) Until 9 Jun. An important British printmaker represented here through his 1920s work. surrealist images of the 1930s and copper and wood engravings which celebrate the female form with affection and lyrical sensuality. New Arts Season: Nong Sam-Dam Until 16 Jun. Hong is a political prisoner in South Korea and much of his work was destroyed at the time of his arrest because of its ‘subversive‘ promotion of democracy. human rights and the reunification of North and South Korea. but some of his woodblock prints and hangings. depicting recent historical events. still survive. The prints in this

exhibition were bought by Glasgow

Museums through Amnesty International. '

I ART EXPOSURE 53 West Regent Street. 3320808. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Women with Attitude Fri 17 May—28Jun.

; Paintings. sculpture. jewellery and textles from 25 of Scotland's women from the

= up-and-coming to the household names— . including Christine lronside. Louise

; Annand and Hilda Goldwag. Alsoat



. Sauchiehall Street. 332 3711. Mon—Sat

10am—5pm. Originally designed as a

_ billiard room by Charles Rennie

Mackintosh. with his own panelling and stained-glass windows.

Ceramic Tile Show Fri 17—29 May. Tiles made by eight artists commissioned by the

. East Kilbride Development Corporation. I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath

Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat l0am—1pm. 19th and 20th century paintings from


I BAY TREE CAFE 403 Great Western Road. 334 5098. Tue—Sun 10am—9pm.

Kay Scott: Exhibition of Batik Work Until 3



Royal Concert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. . 3323163. Daily llam—late. . See entry for Art Exposure.

I BURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Wed 10am—9pm: Sun noon—6pm. Cafe.

[D] i The collection of Edwardian tycoon William Burrell housed in a purpose-built gallery which is itself a work ofart.The display has recently been reshuffled. with many works being exhibited for the first time.


; Albion Street. Daily 10am—5pm.

: Barry Fielder. The Theatre ol Life and Death Until Sat 25 May. This debut exhibition

opens ProjecrAbiIin‘s new centre with an

i artistic quandary: ‘suggestion and

implication through dynamism.

complexity and a conflict between

“flatness” and perspective‘. There‘s

nothing straightforward about art.


Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552

4400ext 2682. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat


Matt McCurdy: Upon Discovering a Purple

Line Until Sat 25 May. Vibrant. highly

. textural paintings from a Glasgowartist

f who counts Kandinsky and the Blau

Reiter group among his influences.


Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat l0am—5.30pm.

Lesley Banks: New Paintings Until Mon 27

; May. The first full-scale show of a Scottish

1 rising star Banks' paintings ofGlasgow

1 people in familiar domestic settings

embody a sense of the ominous.


Street. 204 3708. Mon—Sat 9am—5pm.

James McDonald Until Sat 25 May. Still

lifes of books. cameras. gramophones.

blowlamps and lawnmowers. as well as the

more traditional fruit-and-flowers subjects.

I CRAIGIE HALL 6 Rowan Road. 427 6884.

Sat and Sun 10am—5pm.

Mackintosh in the Nineties Until

September. Preview exhibition of

furniture and decorative fittings for

Mackintosh's Art Lover‘s House which is

under construction just down the road.


Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Sat


Margaret Morris 1891—1980 Throughout

May. Centenary exhibition ofdrawings.

paintings and designs by the innovator of

modern dance technique better known as

2 ‘wife of]. D. Fergusson'.

Also on show. recent acquisitions of

British drawings and paintings.


Govan Road. 417 1792. Tue—Sun and

Bank Holidays 10am—5.30pm. Science

and technology interactive exhibition.

featuring 3D images. a vertical roundabout. an air cannon and Ivan

Mocovich‘s SMART exhibits. combining

science. maths and art Pythagoras'

Theorem explained at last.

Events in the Tent Eve ry weekend. Live

science shows covering a range oftopics.


Street. 331 2406. Mon—Sat9.30am—


John Quinton Pringle1864—1925 Tue 21 May— 15 Jun. Mackintosh's contemporary at Glasgow School of Art. Pringle wasan optician and an artist who counted the

Neo-lmpressionistsamong hisinfluences. John Duncan Fergusson1874—1961 Tue 2l May— 1 5 Jun. Fifty works on paper

' watercolours. pastels and drawings

produced in Scotland and France.

I FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—-lpm.

Duncan Shanks: Aspects of the Clyde Valley 1975—1990 Until Tue 28 May. A quiet and

reclusive painter intrigued by the countryside which surrounds his home in the (‘lydeYalley and which inspires his oil. acrylic and watercolour paintings.

I GATEHOUSE GALLERY Rouken Glen Road (gallery at entrance to Butterfly

Kingdom). 6200235. Mon—Fri 1.30-6pm;

' Sat and Sun 12.30pm—5.30pm; closed Tue.

' David Toner: A Retrospective Until Sat 25

May. A tribute to the artist. who died in

1990. which takes in his work from

1974-1990. including his favorite subjects

the tenements of Bridgeton and


I GLASGOW ART CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. Mon—Fri l0am—7pm;Sat 10am—3pm.

Under the Bridge Until Thurs 23 May. From its shadowy position under the

I Kingston Bridge. the GAC has long been

supportive of professional and community

I arts. In this exhibition examplesof

classwork chart the centre‘s progress.


' Crescent. 332 4924. Mon—Fri 11am—6pm.

Exhibition of Members' Work Until Sat 25 May. A selection of the kind ofwork

j which has given the Glasgow Group its

' reputation for good contemporary art.

1 I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 22 King Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat l0am—5.30pm.

i Rainer Fetting: Paintings and Works on

f Paper Until Sat 25 May. Along with

Salome. Castelli and Middendorf. Fetting is one of the ‘Neue Wilde’ ‘vigorous z painters‘ of Berlin. A first chance to see his figurative works in Scotland. I GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART 167 Renfrew 5 Street. 332 9797. Mon—Thurs l0am—8pm; j Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 10am—noon. ? First year Exhibition Until Sat 25 May. : Sculpture Department: Work in Progress 3 Until Sat 25 May. i I GLASGOW UNIVERSITY LIBRARY j Hillhead Street 339 8855 ext 6767. i Mon—Thurs 9am—9.30pm; Fri 9am—5pm; Sat 9am—l2.30pm. i The Music Hall Tradition Until 1 Jun. Theatrical paraphernalia from the 1 Scottish Theatre Archive's Jimmy Logan i Collection. including Harry Lauder's l mother‘s kettle. 5. I HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of I Glasgow. 82 Hillhead Street. 339 8855 ext j 5431. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 1 9.30am—1pm. 3 Contemporary Art in Singapore Until 22Jun. ! Diverse responses of nineteen Singapore artists to the separate traditions ofEastern 1 painting and Western art history and f practice. ? Printmaking in Paris: 1900—1940 Until 11 3 July. Over 80 works by artists oftwelve nationalities who sought inspiration in Paris in the first halfof this century. The works— all selected from the University of

Glasgow's own collections include pieces

by Picasso. Matisse. Derain. Miro. Ernst and Dali. I HUNTERIAN MUSEUM Glasgow University. University Avenue. 339 8855; Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am— 1pm. Scotland's first public museum takes its name from William Hunter. a student of Glasgow University in the l730s. who left his substantial collection ofbooks. prints. and various other curiositiestothe university. Many additions to the collection have since been made. I INTERDEC GALLERY Maryhill Burgh Hall. 24 Gairbraid Avenue. 946 5912. » Mon—Fri 10am—5.30pm; Sat l0am—4pni. Mixed Works by Gallery Artists Throughout May. I INTERVALS 277 Abercromby Street. second floor. room 213. 554 8187. Daily 4.30—7.30pm.

Consecutive installations by: Jim Buckley L'ntil Tue 21 May.

Phil Power Fri 24—31 May.


Milngavie. 956 2351 ext 226. Tue—Fri

{ llam—5pm and 7—9pm‘. Sat and Sun

2—5pm. Closed Mon.

I Australian Landscape: Visual Rellections by j Kay Faithlul Until Sat 25 May. Works

inspired by Australia‘s eastern coastline which show the artist's feel for the light and expansiveness of the Australian landscape.

I MITCHELL LIBRARY North Street. 221 7030. Mon—Fri 9.30am—9pm: 9.30am—5pm. '

Gallipoli 1915: Recorded. Remembered and Revisited Until 15 Jun. An exhibition commemorating the participation of seven nations in the Gallipoli campaign.