I The Scottish Arts Council has approved a new ‘arts-for-all' blueprint in the hope ofeliminating discrimination of any kind within the art world. The new policy will not just affect the position ofstaff working in arts organisations. but the consumer: it is insisting that more be done to welcome the broadest spectrum possible of visitors to arts eventsand that accessibility for the disabled. or people with small children be improved. Ideally. ethnic minority languages will be used in publicity material and information for the blind or partially-sighted will become available in Braille. While the policy is bound to be welcomed by most arts patrons. there is inevitany some suspicion as to how it will actually be put into effect. Will it. for example. put an end tothe disparity between the number of male and female artists awarded solo shows? lThelounders olthe Collective Gallery have announced that they badly need funds to help refurbish their new premises in Cockburn Street. Founded in 1984 by a group of both young and established artists. the gallery has consistently encouraged and promoted the work of little-known and emergingartists. something which they hope to better in the new. larger space. To help raise money for the move. there will be an art jumble sale in the gallery. at 166High Street. Edinburgh and the Collective are asking for donations ofany unwanted or partially- used materials. hardware or equipment. For more information on this unique A rt-Jumble event. contact the gallery on 031 220 1260.
I Princes Street pedestrians in Edinburgh. may have noticed that the usual hoardings around the Scott Monument have been replaced by a mural. The project was originally proposed by artist Andrew Crummy. his idea being to paint a mural around the monument which would reflect Edinburgh‘s achievements in art. sport. religion and
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: alphabetically by venue. Shows will be ; listed, provided that details reach our cities: at least ten days betore publication. Art and
Exhibitions listings compiled by Miranda France.
I T 8t R ANNAN & SONS LTD 164 Woodlands Road. 332 0028. Mon-Fri l(lam-—5pm; Sat lllam—12.3()pm. Works by various artists and permanent collection of Glasgow photographs and reproductions. I THE ARCHES Midland Street. 221 8101 Daily lllam—Spnt. Dinosaurs Alive! Fri ll Oct—26Jan. The exhibition that thrilled and terrified Edinburgh last year returns in a new and exciting form: giant creatures swish their tails and snap jaws in a new. re-created. prehistoric environment. Miss it at your eril. I ART GALLERY & MUSEUM. KELVINGROVE 357 3929. Mon—Sat 10am—5pszhurs 10am—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. VuiIlard Until Sun 20 Oct. The first exhibition ofworks by French painter Edouard Vuillard for nearly 40years. including over 100 paintings. drawings and prints of his domestic interiors. family portraits and street scenes. Art for Industry: The Glasgow Japan Exchange 011878 Until 5 Jan. Industrial relations have not always been strained between Britain and Japan — this exhibition is a testament to Glasgow‘s role in the 19th century modernisation ofJapan and includes some 200 items— ceramics. musical instruments. paper and fabrics— which were sent as a gift to Glasgow from the Japanese Government. John Keane: Belore the War Fri 11 Oct—24 Nov. Best known as Official War Artist during the Gulf conflict. Keane's previous works express a concern for the people caught in conﬂicts that make world headlines. I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri Illani—5pszat by appointment. Jenniler Irvine: Recent Paintings Until 26 Oct. Still Lives. portraits and various other works by a Scottish artist notable for her bold and colourful style. I SAY TREE CAFE 403 Great Western Road. 334 5898. Daily (except Mon) l()am—9pm. Charlie McAuley: New Works Until 28 Oct. Black and white prints using the patterns and textures of tree bark. I BILLIARO ROOM ART COMPANY 217 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3711. Mon—Sat. 10am—5pm. Recent Work by Scottish Artists Until 6 Nov. Works on paper by Sally Carlaw. Victoria Cassidy. Norman Edgar and others. Ceramics by Paul Spence. I DURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat l0am—5pm; Wed 10am—9pm: Sun noon—6pm. Cafe. 113] The collection of Edwardian tycoon William Burrell. housed in a purpose-built gallery which is itself a work of art. I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400ext 2682. Mon—Fri l0am—5pm; Sat noon-4pm. Guri Le Riche: Eastern Artetacts Until 29 Oct. ‘Bazaar display" ofphotographs. jewellery. textiles. costume and metalwork front Afghanistan. All works
are for sale.
I COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm., BIairAnderson: New Works Until 31 Oct. Paintings and drawings by a Scottish artist. I CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm.
New acquisitions. including works by Gillies. MacTaggart. Redpath. Bellany and others.
I DOME OF DISCOVERY South Rotunda. 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.
I EWAN MUNDY FINE ART 48 West George Street. 331 2406. Mon—Sat 9.30am— 5.30pm.
Underthe Influence: ‘The History otArt isthe History of Revivals' Until Sat 19 ()ct. Works by Scottish. English. American and French artists. including Degas. Mackintosh. Eardley. VuiIlard. Crosbie and Whistler. which display inﬂuences from Flemish painting and Classicism.
I FINE ART SOCIETY 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm: Sat l0am—1pm.
Five Glasgow Painters Until 29 ()ct. Works by Linda Atherton. Alexander Gardner. Christine lronside. Marion McIntosh and Hazel Nagel.
I GATEHOUSE GALLERY Rouken Glen Road (gallery at entrance to Butterﬂy Kingdom). 620 0235. Mon—Fri 1.30-6pm: Sat and Sun 12.30—5.30pm‘. closed Tue. Claire Harrigan: Recent Works Until 30()ct. Paul Spence: Ceramics Until 30 Oct.
I GLASGOW ARTS CENTRE 12 Washington Street. 221 4526. Mon—Fri 10am—7pm; Sat l0am—3pm (7pm on performance days). Three Artists Exhibition Until 26 Oct. Wood sculptures and furniture by Scotland-based ‘object maker' . Tim Stead; pictures by Elisabeth Lorimer. inspired by the woods of Argyll and some memorable life-size sculptures by Neil Finlayson. The exhibition is part ofGAC‘s Spirits ofthe Forest season.
Gennady Viknyansky: Works Until 26 Oct. Wooden sculptures. often depicting animals and mythic figures. by a Soviet sculptor recently commissioned to make playground sculptures for the Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Yorkhill.
I GLASGOW GROUP GALLERY 17 Queens Crescent. Daily Ham—5.30pm. Postgraduates G.S.A.: Veronique Chance, Johanne Crawford. John McDonald Until 26 Oct. An exhibition ofnewprintmaking selected by Philip Reeves.
I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 22 King Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.
Four Directions Until 26 Oct. Recent works by four resident printmakers ofdiverse artistic persuasions: Mark Dixon. Ruth Greer. Janka Malkowski and Rob Mulholland.
I GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART 167 Renfrew Street. 332 9797. Mon-Fri 10am—9pm; Sat l0am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Zimbabwean Wire Toys Until 26 Oct. Collected in 1979. in what was then Rhodesia. these toys - made out ofscrap by boys from seven upwards— provide an important record of children‘s culture during a particularly volatile period of their country's history.
Doug Cocker. Paul Cosgrove, Stuart MacKenzie: Recent Works Until 26 Oct. Works by three prominent Scottish artists. two of whom teach at GSA. The other. Doug Cocker. is an artist-in-residence in Cambridge.
I HAGG'S CASTLE 100 St Andrew's Drive. 427 2725. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm. [1)].
Museum for and about children. including a Victorian nursery. a 16th century kitchen and 17th century bedroom and various exhibitions.
I HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of Glasgow. 82 Hillhead Street. 339 8855 ext
5431. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am—5pm. The Nude Until Sat 19 Oct. A look at the myriad of ways in which artists have chosen to depict the naked form. from the 16th to the 20th century. The show includes drawings by Whistler. Mackintosh. Rembrandt. Gauguin. Schiele and Hockney.
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 1730s. who left his substantial collection of books. prints. and various other curiosities to the university. Many additions tothe collection have since been made.
I KELLY GALLERY Douglas Street. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm; Sat 10am-l2.30pm.
Saints and Settlements: Works by Simon Laurie Until Sat 19 Oct. Constructions of wood. metal and resin with some watercolour/collage — Celtic references and ‘strong sea connotations‘.
I LILLIE ART GALLERY Station Road. Milngavie. 956 2351 ext 226. Tue—Fri 11am—5pm and 7—9pm: Sat and Sun 2—5pm. Closed Mon.
Margot Sandeman Retrospective Until 10 Nov. A timely reappraisal ofthe paintings of a much loved artist. including works from the years when she spent her summers painting with Joan Eardley and still lifes from the time of hercollaboration with Ian Hamilton Finlay.
I MCLELLAN GALLERIES 270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm: Sun noon—6pm.
In Our Time: The World Seen by Magnum Photographers Until 27 Oct. A major exhibition which has been breaking attendance records all over the world. this is the first comprehensive survey ofthe work of Magnum Photos. an agency founded in 1947 by Cartier-Bresson. Robert Capa. George Rodger and others. Three hundred photographs take in l-lollywood. Northern Ireland. lran. Nicaragua and Tiananmen Square — as well as portraits of Marilyn Monroe. Henri Matisse and Louis Armstrong. Don‘t miss it.
I 908 GALLERY 12 Otago Street. Kelvinbridge. 339 3158. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.
Todd Gardner and Rosann Cherubini Until 3(lOct. Drawings. paintings and ceramics which often resemble small shrines. from a married couple who have exhibited in the UK. USA and Europe.
I OPEN CIRCLE Hillhead Library. 348 Byres Road. Mon—Fri 9.30am—8pm; Sat 9.30am— 1 pm. 2~5pm.
Ken Palmer: Paintings Until 31 Oct. Works which examine both negative and positive aspects of the inﬂuences ofscience and technology.
I PEOPLE’S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm. [D]. Cafe.
Once a museum for the working classes. and now a fantastic repository for all sorts of ephemera connected with Glasgow‘s history — everything from old cigarette packets to suffragettes‘ campaigning material.
I SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 1202. Mon—Sat lllam-Spm; Sun 2—5pm. Cafe.
Designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and now home to archive material on education in Scotland from 1872 onwards. Reconstructed classrooms give a ﬂavour of Victorian. Edwardian. Second World War and 19605 schooldays.
I SPRINGBURN MUSEUM Ayr Street. 557 1405. Mon—Fri 10.30am-5pm; Sat 10am—4.30pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Winner ofthe 1989 Award for Social and Industrial History and described as the first real community museum in Britain. I STREET LEVEL 279—281 High Street. 552 2151. Wed-Sat l 1am—6pm; Sun 2—4pm.
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