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Photographic installations incorporating sound, computer imagery and text, by four Scottish contemporary artists - Jane Brettle, Wendy McMurdo, Sally Rice and Ruth Stirling. The exhibition is part of 'Fotoleis', Scotland's lst International Festival of


An interdisciplinary conference extending the approach of the exhibition will be held on Saturday 26th June, 90m - 5.15pm, chaired by Television Presenter, Valerie Singleton. For further details and booking information on the conference, contact: 'Fototeis' tel: O3I-555 5205. Exhibition:- i2th June - 15th July Mon - Fri: lO-Spm Sat: l2-4pm Admission Free University of Strathclyde, 22 Richmond Street, GLASGOW GI IXQ Tel: Gill-552 4400 ext. 2558

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Exhibitions are listed by city, then alphabetically by venue. Shows will be listed, provided that details reach out ottices at least ten days before publication. Art and Exhibition Listings compiled by Beatrice Colin.

I ART EXPOSURE GALLERY 38 Bath Street. 353 2361. Mon—Sat 10.30am—6pm. June Summer Show Tue 1—30 Jun. New paintings by gallery artists.

I ART GALLERY & 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.

Salt - Sand Fri 4 Jun—15 Aug. Patricia MacDonald’s aerial photography explores the wet and dry boundaries of land and sea. See preview.

A World ol Difference Until 20 Jun. Originally collected as a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Oxfam in 1992. a selection of photographs highlighting the various projects the organisation is involved with worldwide.

The Threads oi Lite Until Sun 13 Jun. An exploration of textile traditions and techniques from Africa. Asia. Central America and Europe. The show includes a wide variety of woven. printed and embroidered textiles.

Butterflies - Who Cares? Until 20 Jun. Butterflies are becoming an endangered species. Find out why. and what is being done by conservationists to prevent their decline. in this illustrated show.

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

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

19Ul/ZOlli Throughout June. Paintings. sculptures and ceramics from two centuries.

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

Sir Bobin Philipson Sat 5-29 Jun. A memorial tribute to the ex-head of painting and drawing of Edinburgh College of Art with work from a huge range ofcontemporary painters including

Barbara Rae. John Bellany. Elizabeth Blackadder and Lys Hansen.

I BURNSIOE GALLERY 190 Dukes Road. 613 3663. Wed—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon-4pm.

A Women’s View Sat 5 Jun—25 Jul. Mixed media exhibition including embroidery and textiles.

I BURRELL 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 thermoforms available for the benefit of visually impaired visitors.

A Force tor Renewal: The Tapestries oi Jean Lurcat Until 27 Jun. Working between 1930 and 1960. this painter revitalised the ancient art of tapestry weaving. This is a selection of huge. colourful pieces depicting a range of subject matter including the signs of the zodiac and themes explored by contemporary poets.

I CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARTS 346—354 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. Tue—Sat 1 lam—5.30pm. Cafe. [D]. Coalition Until Sat 12 Jun. An international project which has brought together two exiled Chinese artists. Huang Yong Ping and Yangjie Chang. and two Scottish artists. Roderick Buchanan and Callum lnnes. This unique collaboration will create an installation reflecting their diverse cultural backgrounds.

I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400 ext 2682. Mon-Fri 10am—5pm; Sat noon—4pm. [1)].

Birds, Beasts and Brushstrokes: Jemima Blackburn Until Sat 5 Jun. A selection of sketches. wildlife illustrations and watercolours from this Scottish Victorian artist.

Locate: Public Bodies Private States Sat 12 Jun~l5 Jul. Installations. computer imagery and sound works by Jane Brettle, Wendy McMurdo. Ruth Stirling and Sally Rice exploring the role of the body in both public and private spheres.

I COMPASS GALLERY 178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat lOam—5.30pm. Contemporary Scottish Paintings and Prints Until 30 Jun.

I CRANllILl. ARTS GALLERY 18 King Street. Trongate. 552 2540. Tue-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 1—5pm.


173$ & $43}: - 5JUNE T01 AUGUST 1993


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58 The List 4“ 17 June 1993