i ‘1’ " part of Scottish Open Photography at Stills. Edinburgh

Artist tor a Week Short-term shows by the brightest of local talent. You can meet the artist at the gallery on Saturday afternoons 3-5pnr

noyston du Maurier—Lebek Mon 31 Jan—2o Mar. A small show of paintings which experiment in space in Gallery I ll. I EDINBURGH CENTRAL LIBRARY Fine Art Library. George W Bridge. 225 5584. Mon—Fri 9am—9pm; Sat 9am— 1 pm.

Earth Fri 4—25 Feb. Art by the pupils from the Edinburgh Academy.

I EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 22‘) 93 l l. Mon—Thurs 10am-8pm; Fri and Sat 10am—5pm.

BSA Student Design Awards Travelling Exhibition Until Mon 31 Jan. A selection of work in the Andrew Grant Gallery.

I EDINBURGH GALLERY l8a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri llam—5pm; Sat l()am—lpm.

Instant Sunshine Until Sat 5 Feb. Acrylics and watercolours by Richard Akerman. an artist who won the Queen‘s Award for exports. Akerman's reproduction work on cards and prints sell millions every year all over the world.

I EDINBURGH PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT 7 George Square. Mon-Fri 9am—5.3()pm.

The Women of Eritrea: Beyond the Trenches Until l 1 Feb. Another showing for this thought-provoking exhibition of photographs which examine women‘s experience both behind the frontlines and since liberation in the East African country of Eritrea.

I EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS 23 Union Street. 557 247‘). Tue~Sat 10am—6pm. The Chinese Art Academies Printmaking Exhibition Until Sat 5 Feb. A show. put together in collaboration with the Xi An Academy of Fine Arts. of woodcuts. screenprints. collagraphs. lithographs and etchings by 52 Chinese artists.

I FILMHOUSE Lothian Road. 228 2688. Mon-Sat lOam—l lpm; Sun noon—11pm. Body language Until Tue 1 Feb. An exhibition of photographs and works in mixed-media by Kenny Bean which look at dance and movement.

Goddesses and Wild Women Until 25 Feb. Paintings by Brenda Drew.


French artists. Favier. Garouste. Blais and

. Delprat. including reverse painted glass. collage and painting. These artists are part of the new wave in France but have

seldom been seen in Britain. I FRUITMARKET GALLERY Market Street. 225 2383. Tue—Sat I().30am—5.3()pm.

3+3+3 Uillil l‘) Feb. A collaborative

cultural exhibition of work by three artists. three poets and three musicians including Ross Sinclair. Edwin Morgan and Sheena Wellington.

I HANOVER FINE ART 22A Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri l().3()am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm.

Cats and Other Animals Mon 7—26 Feb. A mixed exhibition by gallery artists.

Artists New to the Gallery Until Mon 3 l Jan. A selection of work by artists showing for the first time in the gallery including Mary McKay and Graham Gurr. I JOHN KNOX HOUSE See entry for Netherbow Arts Centre.

I MATTHEW ARCHITECTURE GALLERY University of Edinburgh. Department of Architecture. 20 Chambers Street. 650 2342. Mon—Fri l()am—4.3()pm.

Tales trom Two Cities Until I 1 Feb. Work from emerging architects in Edinburgh and Dublin.

I MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 42 High Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat l()am-(ipm. All manner of archive material and old toys relating to childhood through the ages.

I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 556 892l. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 2—5pm.

The home of a fine collection of works. from the Renaissance to Post- lmpressionism. including Velazquez. El Greco. Rembrandt. Gainsborough. Degas.

. Van Gogh and Scottish Colourists.

Turner Watercolours Until Mon 31 Jan. The annual display of 38 works bequested by Henry Vaughan in 1900. plus a

selection of newly acquired paintings.

Treasures trom the Mesdag Collection Until Mon 7 Feb. On loan from the

Mesdag Museum of the Hague. an impressive collection of paintings by

artists such as Millet. Courbet. Corot and




'l'lit' tomplt‘tt' set 0/ 7.3 st‘ttlptui‘t's on show in St'ollttntl lot (lit‘lii‘st tintt'

Until 13 March 1994


l’ollok (.ountt‘y l’at'k. (ilasgow

Open daily: 10am-3pm

Sunday: 1 lam-5pm

Admission Ll .Otl/‘SOp


MUSEUMS Maclay Murray St Spens


Sl‘tixsolu n in

Bigger A History of

Scottish Art

More than 100 of the finest paintings by Scots over the last

400 years

on show until 4 April

McLeIlan Galleries 270 Sauchiehall Street

Glasgow Open Daily: 10am - 5pm

Sunday: 11am - 5pm

Admission: £1.50 / 50p

Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri Street. 556 9579. Mon—Sat l0am—4.30pm.

9.30am—5.3()pm.‘ i [D]. Cafe. Also admits to the John Knox Ullam Unlll 26 hub. The WOFR 0f four 3 House. a picturesque 15th century

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