On Loan from the British Museum


24 October 1992 - 9 January 1993 (Closed 24/12 '92 - 4/1/93 inclusive)

MondaySaturday 930—500 Admission l’rcc 041-330 5431 Subsidised by the Scottish Arts Council

lixtendcd public access supported with Funds front Glasgow District Council

sHH amoment ofhappiness

aspects of the poetic

23 Oct - 19 Dec 11am - 6pm Tues - Sun

Admission Free

The FruitMarket Gallery

29 Market Street Edinburgh tel. 031 225 2383

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


I ART EXPOSURE GALLERY 38 Bath Street. 353 2361. Mon—Sat 10.30am—bpm. Glasgow Inside and Out Sat 7—26 Nov. Paintings of street scenes. buildings and landmarks by various artists.


' 357 3929. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun

11am—5pm. Cafe. [D] Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Ask at the enquiry desk.

Don McCullin: A Retrospective tJntiI Sun 15 Nov. Over 100 black and white photographs highlighting McCullin‘s

photojournalistic career over the past four , decadcs— images of Vietnam. Cambodia

and famine in Africa plus more recent landscapes and still lifes.

Walter McGowan: World Champion Boxer

Until 31 Jan. Photographs. trophiesand other memorabilia piece together the rags-to-riches story of one ofScotland’s greatest sportsmen in 1966 McGowan held five major titles.

Take a Line L'ntil llllan. Drawings from the permanent collection. covering 300 years of European art. including Matisse. Peploe and Wiszniewski.

Dancing Through Time Until 17 Jan. Showcasing Glasgow Museums' costume collection with around 30 complete outfits from the last two centuries.

New Arts: Ben Kelly Design— Door. Window. Staircase Fri 13 Nov—3 Jan. A specially commissioned installation which conveys

the spirit of Ben Kelly's recent work. using

familiar objects in unfamiliar waysand putting industrial materials to innovative


Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm: Sat


The Jessie M. King Archive Background information on all aspects otthis endurineg popular Glasgow artist

( lb’75—1949).

I BURRELL COLLECTION l’ollokshaw s Road. 6497151. Mon- Sat 10am 5pm: Sun 1 1am-5pm. Cafe. [1)]

The collection of Edwardian tycoon William Burrell. including furniture. paintings. ceramics and glass. housed in an elegant purpose-built gallery.

Boudin atTrouville Fri :11 Nov ls lit-1i. A rare chance to see a large show of worksby the l9th century artist. tnost of whose

works are in private collections. Small. intimate paintings of holidaymakers and working people at the seaside resort of Trouville. and rare market and street scenes are on show. as well as a selection of contemporaneous costumes: Boudin was noted for his elegant depictions ofthe period's fashions.

I CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARTS 346—354 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. Tue—Sat Ham—5.30pm.

John Yeadon: The Travails of Blind Birtord Jelly Until 5 Dec. Witty satire in the tradition of l logath and Swift. Yeadon‘s allegory of British life in the 1980s and 90s tackles justice. sexuality and. perversely. sneezmg.

Rory Donaldson: Installation —Visibility Until 5 Dec. A montage of more than 2000 photographs explores the complex and ‘unfixed‘ nature of masculinity.

I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400 ext 2682. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm: Sat noon—4pm. [D]

A European Vision: Robert Adam's Glasgow Until 23 Dec. This bicentennial celebration of the architect‘s talents boasts a range of related workshops. a costume competition/fashion show and even a Bi-(‘entenary Costume Ball. Contact gallery for details and tickets.

I COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 (i370. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm. Judith Gilmour Until 25 Nov. Experimental pieces by the internationally renowned ceramicist and winner of the British Crafts Award.

Sam Topping: Deitorms Until 25 Nov. Subtle etchings. woodprints and screenprints by a young Belfast artist and graduate of the Dundee College ofArt.

I CYRIL GERBER FINE ART 148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm.

Selected Works Blackadder. Bellany. Leslie Banks. Eardlcy. Warrillow and others. as well as a selection ofmarine paintings.

I DOME OF DISCOVERY South Rotunda. 100 Govan Road. 427 1792. Mon—Fri 9.45am—4pm: Sat and Sun 10am—5pm. Interactive science centre with a variety of ‘hands-on' exhibits.

I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 22 King Street. 5520704. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm. Barbara Rae: Recent Work Until 21 Nov. The internationally acclaimed artist explores the technique of monoprint. complemented by paintings and drawings inspired by her travels in Scotland and Spain.

Artist of the Month: Elisabeth Martin Until 21 Nov. Works on the theme of the fetnale figure »- ‘strong. still women combine with elementsofnaturc'.

I GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART 167 Renfrew Street. 3329797. Mon-15m

10am— 5pm; Sat 10am—noon. [1)].

Motor Car— The Dream and the Nightmare Sat 14 Nov-.5 Dec. The tyranny of the car exposed in myriad ways. ()rganised in conjunction with the Goethe Institute. the

show features a performance of Heathcotc Williams‘ Autogeddon and a conference. See Open section for details.

I RAGGS CASTLE 100 St Andrews Drive. 357 3929. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm;Sun 11am-5pm. Cafe. [D]

The Super Mega Pop Show Until Fri 20Nov.

3 A tribute to Govanhill‘s irrepresible John . Martin. ‘a self-confessed pop artist dedicated to spreading colour and life 2 throughout the art world‘.

I HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of 5 Glasgow. 82 llillhead Street. 339 8855 ext

5431. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat


Printmaking in Czechoslovakia 1900-1950 Until 9 Jan. Realist. Symbolist. Cubist and Surrealist works demonstrate that Czech

artists were not only well aware ofthe

avant-garde art developments going on in

the rest of Europe. but that they madea , significant contribution to these

movements. The works are lent by the

: British Museum. which possesses Britain‘s

only significant collection of Czech prints. Lectures are on Saturday afternoons. 3—4pm: Sat 7. A rchitecture in the Czech

1: and Slovak Lands: 1890—1940; Sat 14. The 3 Czechs and Slovaks: Past. l’resentand Future.

I HUNTERIAN MUSEUM Glasgow University. University Avenue. 339 8855. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am-lpm. The bequest of William Hunter. astudent ofGlasgow University in the 1730s. who left his substantial collection of books.

prints. and various other curiosities to the


I KELLY GALLERY 118 Douglas Street. off Blythswood Square. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm;Thurs 10.30am—9pm; Sat 10am—3pm.

Eager Hearts Until Sat 7 Nov. Dynamic

j new works by Helen McLean. Andrea

Gregson and Susan Murphy. members of the Swanston Art Studios. Dalmarnock.


Milngavic. 943 3247. Mon—Fri

10am—5pm; Sat and Sun 2—5pm. Mary-Jane Selwood: Recent Tapestry Weavings Until 21 Nov.

Sarah-Jane Selwood: Recent Ceramics and Paintings Until 21 Nov.

I McLELLAN GALLERIES 270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854 . Tue—Sat 10am—10pm;

Sun and Mon 10am—8pm. Admission £3.50/concs £2.50/children £1.50. 5 Royal Glasgow Institute Annual

Exhibition starts 22 Nov.

I MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT Kelvin llall.l Bunhouse Road. 357 3929. Daily 10am—5pm; Sun llam—-5pm. [D].

John Smeaton (1724-1792) 11 Nov—Jan. A celebration of the life of the civilengineer who masterminded the building ofthe Forth and Clyde Canal.

I 908 GALLERY 12 ()tago Street. 3393158.

Mon—Sat 10am-bpm.

James Gorman Until Wed 25 Nov. A third solo exhibition at 90s for ‘one ofScotland‘s most imaginative and experienced artists‘. I PEOPLE'S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 5540223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm;


Photography Gallery & Workshop 27 9-28] High Street Glasgow

re MAUD SULTER photoworks

3lst October - 28th November

Tues - Sat 11-5330

Street Level is subsidised by the Scottish Arts Council & Glasgow District Council

A Brewery Arts ( 'entre 'I'ouring Exhibition

L _- 55 The List 6— l9 Novembcr1992