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Union by Stephen Birrell at the Mercat House Gallery
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.
Patterns of Childhood Until 27 Feb. Forty samples from the Glasgow Museums collection plus some recent examples from this century.
School Tapestries Until 27 Feb. Ten examples inspired by Quaker tapestries which have been made by local schools. Art Exhibition tor Shelter Until 25 Feb. Fifty artists such as Elizabeth Blackadder and John Houston have donated a piece of
I ST MARY’S CATHEDRAL 300 Great Western Road. 339 6691. Daily 9.30am—5.30pm. This Gothic Revival building has recently been decorated inside with huge murals by local artist Gwyneth Leech.
I STONES AND SAMSON 183 Bath Street. 221 7222. Tue—Sal 1.30—5.30pm. A range of reasonably-priced paintings. ceramics. tables. glassware and small sculptures by artists and craftsmen.
I STREET LEVEL 279—281 High Street. 552 2151. Tue—Sat Ham—5.30pm.
The Emigration Project Sat 19 Feb-26 Mar. An intriguing exhibition by Amanda McKittn'ck and members of a women’s group from Castlemilk. in which a trunk of clothes is used to convey a personalised history of emigration. The clothes are
printed with photographic images and embroidered texts which relate to stories about emigration gleaned from stories told by participants.
Sounding the Depths Until Sat 12 Feb. An installation by two Irish artists. Pauline Cummins and Louise Walsh. which celebrates change. Using photography.
video and sound. the work aims to I visualise emotional development using the
two artists in turn as model and photographer.
I ST MUNGO MUSEUM OF RELIGIOUS LIFE AND ART 2 Castle Street. 553 2557. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 1 1am—5pm. Free. Glasgow’s own museum of world
faith. Exhibits include a zen garden. ' priceless art works frorn the world's six
major religions. Dali’s Christ ofSuinr John oft/re C mss and the story of religion in Scotland in words and pictures.
I TRANSMISSION 28 King Street. 552 4813. Tue-Sat 11am—5pm.
Vernay’s Studio Until 26 Feb. An ambitious and interesting installation by Lubaina Hirnid which re-creates an 18th
| century artist‘s studio. Using coloured cut- outs. she creates pastiches of several
women artists from past and present to - comment on history and gender.
L I BRUNTON THEATRE Musselburgh. 665 4 2240. Mon—Sat loam—6pm.
The King’s Supper Until Sat 19 Feb.
Sumptuous still lifes of shellfish and
culinary feasts by Ian Thompson which question the pictorial role of food in Western society.
I CITY ART CENTRE Market Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm. Cafe.
New Faces Until 5 Mar. Recent acquisitions by the City of Edinburgh including works by Helen Flockart and Ian Hughes.
Kalighat: Indian Popular Painting 1800-1930 Until Sat 19 Feb. Kalighat paintings were made by local artists to sell to pilgrims. Snakes. cats. gods and goddesses from Hindu mythology. depicted in watercolour. were produced in bulk. This exhibition features a range from the British Museum‘s extensive collection.
A light ot islands Until Sat 19 Feb. A portfolio of fourteen prints. inspired by Gaelic poetry and prose poetry by Will Maclean.
Shorelines Until Sat 19 Feb. An impressive exhibition of paintings and artworks showing the sea’s inﬂuence in Scottish art from William McTaggart onwards. Also extracts of poetry. prose. music and film.
Young Contemporaries Until Sat 19 Feb. A selection of large-scale works recently bought from Edinbur h College of Art. I COCHBURN’S ART GALLERY The Wine Emporium. 7 Devon Place. Haymarket. 229 8391. Daily 10am—6pm.
Jane Ruthertord Until Sat 12 Feb. Paintings and mixed-media works on paper including land and cityscapes of Brazil. Ireland. Italy and Hong Kong.
I COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 1260. Tue—Sat 11am—5pm. Recent Paintings Sat 12 Feb—5 Mar. Bold. colourful. abstract work by Robert Carswell which uses design as a metaphor for security.
Painted Offerings An exhibition by Robert Euman which straddles many different movements in contemporary paintings to create paintings with a contemporary feel.
Artist tor a Week Short-term shows by the brightest of local talent. You can meet the artist at the gallery on Saturday aftemoons 3—5pnr
noyston du Maurier-lebelr Until 26 Mar.
; A small show of paintings which
: experiment in space in Gallery 111.
I EDINBURGH CENTRAL LIBRARY Fine Art Library. George 1V Bridge. 225 5584. Mon—Fri 9am—9pm; Sat 9am—1pm.
Earth Until 25 Feb. Art by pupils of Edinburgh Academy.
I EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 229 9311. Mon-Thurs 10am—8pm;
Fri and Sat l()am—5pm. ; Installations Until Fri 18 Feb. Work in
progress by students in the Sculpture Court.
Sculpture Mon 14—25 Feb. Pieces by third year students in the Andrew Grant Gallery.
I EDINBURGH GALLERY 18a Dundas
: Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri Ham—5pm;
Work from Stock Until 28 Feb.
I EDINBURGH PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT 7 George Square. Mon—Fri
9am—5.30pm. The Women of Eritrea: Beyond the Trenches Until Fri 1 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 2479. Tue—Sat l()am—6pm. Paintings from the Studio ot the Edinburgh Printrnalters Sat 12 Feb—l8 Mar. I FILMHOUSE Lothian Road. 228 2688. Mon-Sat lOam—l 1pm; Sun noon—l lprn. Goddesses and Wild Women Until 25 Feb. Paintings by Brenda Drew. I FLYING COLOURS 35 William Street. 225 6776. Tue—Fri Ham—6pm: Sat 10am— 1 pm. New Year Sale Until 19 Feb. Work from stock. I FRENCH INSTITUTE 13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm. cuatre Until 26 Feb. The work of four 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 lO.30am—5.30pm. 3+3+3 Until Sat 19 Feb. A collaborative cultural exhibition of work by three artists. three poets and three musicians including Ross Sinclair. Edwin Morgan and Sheena Wellington. Only the art is on show. but the music and words can be bought in the shop. I HANOVER FINE ART 22A Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat lOam—4pm. oats and Other Animals Until 26 Feb. A mixed exhibition by gallery artists. 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 Warn—4.30pm. Tales trom Two Cities Until Fri 11 Feb. Work from emerging architects in Edinburgh and Dublin. I MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD 42 High Street. 225 2424. Mon—Sat l()am—6pm. All manner ofarchive material and old toys relating to childhood through the ages. I NATIONAL GALLERY OF SCOTLAND The Mound. 556 8921. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 2—5pm. The home of a fine collection of works. from the Renaissance to Post- 1mpressionism. including Velazquez. El Greco. Rembrandt. Gainsborough. Degas. Van Gogh and Scottish Colourists. From Leonardo to Manet Fri 11 Feb— I 7
; Apr. An exhibition of 50 prints and
: drawings which the print room of the
5 gallery has acquired over the last ten years. The show includes work by Turner.
Rembrandt. Parmigianino and David Allarl.
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A SEMINAR ON COLLABORATIVE DEVELeext' WITHIN THE COMMUNITY CHAIR : JANE BRE‘lTLE SPEAKER
JEAN NIXON . AMANDA Mere}.
SATURDAY 1 9th FEB
STREET LEVEL Photography '
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279-28l High Street Glasgow
“RECORDED PASSAGE” l9TH FEB - 26TH MAR Tuesday - Saturday 1 I -5:30
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52 The List 1 1—24 February 1994