I To Give Them Light: The Legacy of Roman Vishnlac. Ellie and Marion Wiesel. In the early 1930s Roman Vishniac was commissioned to travel Eastern Europe documenting the traditional life of Jewish people in an attempt to raise money for and world awareness of the plight of communities plagued by growing anti-semitism. Tragically. the world was slow to catch on. These detailed. fascinating black and white images. showing families at home. at work and studying and became a final testament to a way life that was to be extinguished forever.

American Screenprints

from the collection of Reba and Dave Williams


30 January - 17 April (Closed 9 - 12 April inclusive) Monday - Saturday 9.30-5.00 Admission Free 041-330 5431

Subsidised by the Scottish Arts CwnCil

Extaided public access supported with Funds from Glasgow District Council



now at:

24 Craigmont Street, Glasgow G20 981‘

041 945 1988 (Office) 041 946 2226 (Milestones)

Well-equipped studio and workshop facilities Enquiries to the Administrator



? Exhibitions are listed by city, then

alphabetically by venue. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Art and Exhibition Listings compiled by Miranda France.

I ART EXPOSURE GALLERY 38 Bath Street. 353 2361. Mon—Sat 10.30am—6pm. Judith I. Bridgland Until 31 Mar. New works by a gallery regular. Art Exposure has also organised an exhibition of paintings by Welsh artist Bryan Evans at the Glasgow Film Theatre. 12 Rose Street.

throughout March.

I ART GALLERY 8t MUSEUM, NELVINGROVE 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.

Exploitation Earth Until 18 Apr. A timely examination of some of the ways in which natural resources are exploited and for what purposes: the exhibition explores various ‘environment-friendly" alternatives.

William Strang Until 25 Apr. Large collection of landscapes. biblical and literary illustrations and scenes of 19th and early 20th century life by the Dumbanon artist who revived interest in etching at the turn of the century.

Alan Davie: II Mago Until 4 Apr. Two works by the internationally renowned artist. to complement the Niki de Saint Phalle retrospective at the McLellan Galleries. Davie painted these works after his collaboration with the artist in 1987. Gavin Evans: dis. A Collaborative Project Until Sun 14 Mar. Evans uses the latest digital paintbox technology in a series of photographs exploring the use of information in society. Text by Arthur Miller. Wole Soymka. Joseph Brodsky and others accompany the images. Printing with Wood Until 25 Apr. Woodcuts from the last five centuries and drawn from several European countries centring particularly on the pioneering work of 20th century illustrators. including examples by Willie Rodger and Stephen Campbell.

The lslay and Jura Spiral Prolect Until Sun 21 Mar. Scul‘.’tor George Wyllie and Glasgow School of Art student John Marshall masterminded this project to take an out into rural areas. working with local schoolchildren and mostly local materials. The 500m-long result is on show now.

innocence and Experience Until 25 Apr. An exploration of the treatment of children in British art. from 1600 to the present. including works by Moore. Hogarth. Eardley and the ubiquitous Paula Rego. See preview.

I BARCLAY LENNIE FINE ART 203 Bath Street. 226 5413. Mon—Fri 10am-5pm; Sun 10am—1pm.

The Jessie M. King Archive provides infomtation on all aspects of the popular Scottish artist.

iiorinan Edgar RG1: Recent Paintings Until 3 Apr.

I BURNSIDE GALLERY l9() Dukes Road. Rutherglen. 613 3663. Tue—Sat 9.30am—5pm.

Spring Exhibition Until 10 Apr. Featuring ceramics by Christine and Geoff Cox and paintings by award-winning painter Rhonda Smith.

I GURRELL COLLECTION Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am—5pm. Cafe. [D].

The collection of Edwardian tycoon

William Burrell. including furniture. paintings. ceramics and glass. housed in an elegant purpose-built gallery. Recorded descriptions and thermofonns available for the benefit of visually impaired visitors.

I CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARTS 346—354 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. Tue—Sat l lam—5.30pm. I D].

Next exhibition. Tracey McKemia. starts 27 Mar.

I CENTRE FOR DEVELOPMENTAL ARTS 18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm.

First Impressions Until 2 Apr. Paintings by the residents of Braidwood House. Carluke.

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

DP re: Vision: New Challenges in Contemporary Art Until 24 Apr (closed 9412 Apr). ‘Challenging' show of mixed media works by eight artists who want to suggest new ways of looking at contemporary art.

I COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm. James Castle: Sculpture and Drawings Sat 27 Feb—25 Mar. New works by an unusual sculptor. influenced by Brancussi. who uses animals as a metaphor for the human condition.

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

Works from Stock Including Gustav Klimt. Derain. Eric Gill. Penrose and well-known Scottish artists.

I GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO 2?. King Street. 552 0704. Mon—Sat 10am-5.30pm. .ianlta Malitowsita Until Sat 20 Mar. Malkowska‘s energetic woodcuts and screenprints belie her years now in her 80s. subjects include images of peasant life. animals and nature.

I GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART 167 Renfrew Street. 332 9797. Mon-Fri 10am-5pm: Sat l()am—noon. [D].

See under White Room.

I NUNTERIAN ART GALLERY University of Glasgow. 82 Hillhead Street. 339 8855 ext 5431. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pni; Sat 9.30am—5pm.

I American Screenprints from the Collection of Reba and Dave Williams Until 17 Apr. The only Scottish showing on an international tour of this unrivalled private collection. which stretches from the 1920s to the heyday of Pop Art in the 1960s. and includes works by Warhol. Pollock. Jasper Johns and Roy Lichtenstein.

I NUNTERIAN MUSEUM Glasgow University. University Avenue. 339 8855. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5pm.

The bequest of William Hunter. a student ofGlasgow University in the 1730s. who left his substantial collection of books. prints. and various other curiosities to the university.

I LILUE ART GALLERY 1 Grange Ave. Milngavie. 943 3247. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat and Sun 2—5pm. Dearsden Art Club Annual Exhibition

Following the success oi their Cathedral Skylin'eproiect two years


Until 27 Mar.

I MCLELLAN GALLERIES 270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am—5pm. [D].

Niitl de Saint Phalle: Net Lite and Art Until 4 Apr. A major retrospective of the exuberant French artist best known for her outsize sculptures of women and her eccentric collaborations with late husband Jean Tinguely. Don‘t miss it.

I 903 GALLERY 12 Otago Street. 339 3158. Mon—Sat noon-6pm; Sun noon-5pm.

Gordon Davidson: Landscapes Until 3l Mar. Works which capture the fleeting and striking changes of light and colour in the landscape of west Scotland.

I PEOPLE’S PALACE MUSEUM Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun Ham—5pm. [D]. Cafe.

Once a museum for the working class. now a repository for all sorts of ephemera connected with Glasgow‘s history - everything from old cigarette packets to suffragettes' campaigning material.

I PROVAND’S LOROSNIP 3 Castle Street. 552 8819. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sun

1 lam—5pm.

The only surviving medieval house in Glasgow. built in 1471. Period room displays range from 1500—1918.

I ROGER BILLCLIEFE FINE ART 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm.

Shona Barr: Recent Paintings and Landscapes 13 Mar—8 Apr. Spanish. Scottish and English scenes.

I SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 1202. Mon-Sat 10am——5pm; Sun 2—5pm. Cafe. [D]. 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.

Story trom Glasgow: Llnoprlnts by lien Currie Until 18 Apr.

Design Award Exhibition Until 2 Apr. Display of entries from this children‘s competition.

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

Described as the first real community museum in Britain.

Sedat Tosunoglu: The Last Days of Steam in Turkey Until Fri 19 Mar. Evocative pictures document the demise of the locomotive since 1987. A ‘devoted amateur'. Tosunoglu‘s main subjects are people and their environments and vanishing traditional values.

I STREET LEVEL 279—281 High Street. 552 2151. Tue—Sat 1 lam—5.30pm. Women Behind the Camera Until 3 Apr. Mysterious photographs of women taken by German artists and filmmakers. Dorte Eissfeldt. Silke Grossman and Dore O. I TRANSMISSION GALLERY 28 King Street. 552 4813. Mon—Sat noon—6pm.


Zeyad Dalani and Robin Lee: Transmission Gallery Until 27 Mar. Site- specific installation inspired by the artists‘


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ot Goiniiil Primary School in Glasgow have developed a new work, Lite in Dennietoun, with artist Julie Brook. Described as ‘haii dance, halt drawing and a whole lot ct ten’ it will be perionned on Thursday 18 at 7.30pm at Golthili Primary, 13 Circe: Drive,

6WD“ 554m“.

56 The List 12 -25 March 1993