Green, 5540223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm. {D}. Cafe.

Once a museum for the working classes. and now a fantastic repository for all sorts ofephemera connected with Glasgow‘s history everything from old cigarette packets to suffragettes‘ campaigning material.

Spanish Civil War Fri 8 Nov—2 Dec. Banners. posters and memorabilia evoke the atmosphere of the 19303 war in an exhibition which examines Glasgow‘s Trade Unions‘ involvement in thisand other ideological wars. in Chile. Nicaragua and South Africa.

I SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 1202. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; 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 1960s schooldays.

Colin Prior. Land’s End Until 5 Jan. Drawings and photographs of disappearing habitats and animals.

I SPRINGBURN MUSEUM Ayr Street. 557 1405. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm; Sat 10am—4.30pm: Sun 2—5pm.

Winner of the 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 11am—6pm; Sun 2—4pm. Gertrude Jekyll: A Vision oi Garden and ot Wood Until 24 Nov. One of the most important garden designers of the last century. Jekyll (1843—1932) took up photography in 1885 with the aim of recording some of her work. This large collection of prints comes from an archive in America. and has rarely been seen in this country.

I TRAMWAY 25 Albert Drive. 423 1333. Daily. noon-8pm (noon—1 1pm performance days. not Suns).

Next exhibition. Future Memories. starts on 24 Nov.


552 4813. Mon—Sat noon—6pm.

Yuii Takeoka: Specilic Rooms Until 23 Nov. Sculptural objects in traditional Japanese materials explore Western artistic thought.

I WASPS 26 King Street. 5520564. Mon—Fri 9am—5pm; Sat 10.30am—5pm. A shop. exhibition space and resource centre. with information on work by all WASPS artists. slide library. and information about how to commission work.

Ian McColl Until 22 Nov. illuminated sculptures.

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_ ATIISIS Until Sun 10 Nov. Works by Deitch.


I BARNES G FITZGERALD 47b George Street. 220 1305. Mon—Sat 10.30am—5.30pm. Contemporary glass gallery.

Amanda Brisbane: Sand-cast Glass Sculpture Sat 9—30Nov.

‘Linda’ photographed by Jenny Aston as part of ‘Without’ at the Netherbow. Edinburgh

I CENTRAL LIBRARY George [V Bridge. 225 5584. Mon—Fri 9am—8pm; Sat 9am—1pm.

Exhibition by Craiger Art Club Until Sat 16 Nov.

I CHESSEL GALLERY Moray House College. High Street. Daily 10am—6pm. A Chessel Retrospective Until 22 Nov. An

impressive array of works by Miro. Appel.

Motherwell. Vuillard. Davie. Scott. Heron and others.

I DUNEDIN GALLERY 4—6 Hillside Street. Tue—Fri noon—6pm; Sat noon—4pm.

Ann Russell and Philip Fraser Sat 9—30 Nov. A mixed exhibiton of her abstract Scottish landscapes and his Spanish landscapes.

I EASTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL Seafield Road. info: 557 2479. Daily.

Recent Work from Edinburgh Printmakers Until31 Dec.

I EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS WORKSHOP AND GALLERY 23 Union Street. 557 2479. Mon—Sat lt)am—5.30pm.

Joe Davie: A Journal of the Blackout tintil Sat 16 Nov. Bold. figurative works by an

increasingly popular Glasgow artist whose

allegorical images portray ‘a time of spiritual desolation'.

There will be a weekend course in etching.

lithography and printing. Sat 9— 10 Nov. Phone for details.

I EILMHOUSE Lothian Road. 228 2688. Mon—Sat noon—11pm; Strn6.30—l 1pm. The Back Garden: Works by Four Scottish

Janice McNab. John Kraska and Margaret Watt. designed to complement the four-day Fringe Film and Video Festival. I FINE ART SOCIETY 137 George Street. 2206370. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am— 1 pm.

British Painting TOGO-1950 Throughout November.

I FLYING COLOURS GALLERY 35 William Street. 225 6776. Tue—Fri 11am—6pm; Sat ltiam— 1 pm.

Shona Barr: New Works L‘ntil Wed 13 Nov.

I FRENCH INSTITUTE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm: Sat 9.30am—l .30pin.

Harris! Until Sat 9 Nov. Photographs olthe

Hebridean isle by Yves Bresson and paintings by (‘arinel Zagari: their response to a commission. from the French Institute. to create a Scotland-inspired work.

I Fruitmarket Gallery 29 Market Street. Tue—Sat 11am—6pm.

Walk On Sat 9—2‘) Nov. Glasgow takes over Edinburgh as ('raig Richardson. Douglas Gordon. Kevin Henderson. Karen Forbes. Angus Hood and Graeme Todd reactivate the Fruitmarket with new works and installations. Critic Murdo Macdonald describes it as ‘visual philosophy in practice‘.

I GALERIE MIRAGES 46a Raeburn Place. 315 2603. Mon—Fri 10am—5.30pm: Thurs and Sat 10am—6pm.

MasterCarvers Until Sat 16 Nov. A selling exhibition of antique and Contemporary furniture and wood carvings from liidia and Indonesia.


Road. 556 8921. Mon—Sat 10am~ 5pm; Sun

2—5pm. [1)] Cafe.

The gallery‘s cafe is open Mon— Sat lt).30am—4.3()pm: Sun 2.31% 4.20pm. [Entry to the permanent collection is free. and features works by Picasso. Matisse. Mondrian and 20th century Scottish artists.

I HANOVER FINE ART 22A i)tilitlas Street. 5562181. Mon—Fri lt).3tlam--6prn: Sat l0am—4pm.

Joyce Kelly: Recent Works Sat 9 23 Nov. A variety ofthemcs and landscapes. painted in gouache and watercolours.

I ITALIAN INSTITUTE 82 Nicolson Street. 6682232. Mon—Fri 10am~5pm (closed : l—3pm).

Geoffrey MacEwan Until iii 8 Nov.

lmagirrative and elaborate works by an

Edinburgh printrnaker inspired by Dante.

I KINGFISHER GALLERY 5 Northumberland Street Lane. 5.57 5454. Mon—Fri 9.30am < 4.30pm.

Jeanette Lassen: Paintings Sat 9- 30 Nov. Vibrant and imaginative works. old and new. Also in the exhibition are wooden sculptures. silver and amber jewellery. made by Polish craftsmen.

I MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 42 1 liin Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat 10am 6pm.

The best days of your lite'.’ 'l‘oy's. y ider is and various kids' bits and pieces slietl some light on how it was for every one else. The Land of the Fairy Crane t not 7 Dec. An exhibition which looks at aspeclsot Japanese childhood schooling. toysand pastimes and. the centrepiece of the show.

a pair ofspectacular ‘lestival tents'. lent by

the Japanese fiinbassy.

I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND 'l‘iic Motiiid.556892l. Mon Sat 10am 5pm: Sun 2 5pm.

The home of a fine collection of works. from the Renaissance to

Post-Impressionism. including \ t'lil/thlLY.

iii (ireeo. Rembrandt. (iainsboroiigh.

Degas. Van (iotiii and Scottish ( 'oloiii':st~.

I NETHERBOW ARTS CENTRE 43 l ligh Street.5569579. Mon Sat lilillll »l.‘illpiii. Jenny Aston: Without t not So Nov ‘I lie

5 culmination of a three—year iiioicct on

homelessness lll l'idinbiii‘eli not images ofcardboard boxes and Special iii cys . but the daily grind ol liy mg on the streets.

I OPEN EYE GALLERY 75 ( \inibcrland Street. 557 1021!. Nitlll I'll lliam 6pm. Sat lt)am-- 4pm.

Carola Gordon; Anna and Sarah Noel t iitil Sat 9—- 28 Nov. Paintings and tci .iiiiics. ;1\ well as a mixed show oi icyyellez y.

I PORTFOLIO GALLERY 43 ( 'aiidlcriiakcr Row. 22“ I‘ll l 'l'tic Sat noon 5.30pm. Lee Friedlander: Nudes t ‘ntil Sat 16 Nov. Friedlander's coiilroy ersial sci res o1 Nudes has had latiropeaii show ings only in Parisandl oiidoii. and includes portraits ofMadonna.

I PORTRAIT GALLERY ()tiecii Street. 556 8‘)21..\'lon Sat lllain 5pm; Stilt: f‘pni [i)]. (ate.

Scotland's lioniiicst .inrl licistlicst monarchs. politicians. writers and artists not to mention the footballers and .i y ei'y fine catc toboot

I ('lel'ls‘ Slice t. nos 3451i. Mon—Sal lilain 5pm llatei ysliciia performance is on): Sun lltlt ~n late. AHighland Mythology l’t‘ilitt'tllcxlilcs. slates and paintings by ('litick .‘ylilclicll. litltilz.~i Not

I RICHARD DEMARCO GALLERY Blackfriars Stiect toll l ligh Slit-ct i. 55'

li7ll"..\1on Sat 1 lam 6pm

' The Artist as Voyager I. roll i'll s \i l‘.,

more nudes

Works by Vt ill .‘ych .can and Richard l)einarco. TrevorYerbury:Workst‘niill-risxot yet and portraits in a tailgcot

contrived and glanior i itrs poses,

Two Bulgarian Artists: Dimitow Kazakov and

Valentin Kovatchew 1 mil Sat Io .‘s'ov

Six Hungarian Artists 1 mil :s‘ .\'i u. sis artists from the (itilascy (iallcry.




Sat 2nd - Sat 23rd November 1991

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