Exhibitions are listed by category, then alphabetically by city and venue. Please send details to our oiilces at least ten days before publication. Art Listings compiled by Kelly McMenamin.
I ART EXPOSURE GALLERY I9 Parnie Street. 552 7779. Mon—Sat Ham—6pm. The Class of ’95 Until 27 Mar. Printmaking. paintings. jewellery and ceramics by newly graduated students from the four Scottish art schools. Glasgow Art Teachers Sat 30 M (tr-33 Apr. Disproving the maxim that ‘those who can‘t do. teach'. are this group of teachers and lecturers frotn the Glasgow area. including work by the multi-skilled Peter Nardini. painter. principal and singer-songwriter.
I ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE 221 9600. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun llam—5ptn. Cafe. [D]. Voluntary guides are available free of charge to conduct parties or individuals round the main galleries. Ask at the enquiry desk.
St llilda Explored Until 25 Aug. A fascinating look at the island of St Kilda. which was evacuated in I930. exploring the natural and cultural world of both the land and its inhabitants.
I BAR TO 10 Mitchell Lane. 221 8353. Mon—Sat I lam—midnight; Stilt 6pm—midnight.
Alan Johnson Until 7 Apr. Work by photographer Alan Johnson exploring the consumption and politics of meat.
I ROGER BILLCLIFFE FINE ART 134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat 10am—1pm.
Carlo Rossi: Visions of Italy Until 26 Mar. Oil and mixed-media views of Venice and Tuscany. with still life paintings of the heart of Italian life. the dinner table. Contemporary Textiles Until 26 Mar. Highly unique and innovative hats. scarves. ties. cushions and wallhangings by leading textile artists and designers. Also on show, Pocket Size. a selection of jewellery and silver-smithing small enough to. yes. lit itt your pocket. plus a new collection of silverware by Gordon Mundie.
Mixed Exhibition Sat 30 Mar—23 Apr. Recent work by award-winning watercolourist Victoria Cassidy. and
paintings and monotypes by Mhairi McGregor. both of whom are graduates of Glasgow School of Art. Also on show. work by Archie McCall. Head of Ceramics at GSA. and clocks and watches made out of a whole host of materials by Marianne Forrest.
I CENTRAL STATION/GREAT WESTERN ROAD/MERCHANT CITY/SAUCHIEHALL STREET
Borrowed light Fri 22 Mar—4 Apr. Witness Glasgow as you’ve never seen it before. as four venues around the city are transformed by light. sound. bubbling kinetic devices and embedded objects cast in glass. Organised by Independent Public Arts. and devised by Stephen Skrynka and Peter McCaughey. the event lasts two weeks. but look out for ‘something special' happening on the following dates: Sauchiehall Street (22 Mar); Great Western Road (24 Mar); Merchant City (27 Mar) and Central Station/Hope Street (30 Mar). See Preview.
I THE BURRELL COLLECTION 2060 Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat l()am—5pm; Sun 11am—5pm.
Visions Of Spain Until I4 Apr. Considered to be one of the finest groups of Spanish paintings in Britain. this collection of over 30 works by the likes of Goya. El Greco and Velasquez will leave the walls of Pollok House and take up temporary residence at The Burrell Collection while the former Maxwell home undergoes repairs.
I CATHCART GALLERY I II Clarkston Road. 633 1344. Mon—Fri 9.30am—5pm; Sat 9.30am—4pm.
Carol Moore Until 30 Apr. Still life drawings and mixed media paintings on a culinary theme. ranging from the traditional bowl of apples to tnore exotic red hot chillies and garlic.
I CCA 346—354 Sauchiehall Street. 332 752 I. Mon—Sat I lam—6pm“. Sun noon—5pm. Cafe. [D].
The Handpainted 0 Until 20 Apr. Dublin artist Maurice O'Connell attempts to create the perfect ltandpainted letter O over a 32-day period in the gallery. producing a staggering 60.000 in total. Real Lite Rocky Mountain Until 20 Apr. Artist Ross Sinclair endeavours to recreate his own personal Scottish mountainside. complete with tree trunks. rockface and cave. and turns history on its head by re-populating his plot in ‘The Highland Clearances In Reverse‘.
I CENTRE FOR WOMEN’S HEALTH 6 Sandyford Place. Sauchiehall Street. 211 6700. Tue—Thurs 10am—4pm.
Look Until 8 Apr. Paintings and sculpture by Gitte Griffith Oijerfeldt. inspired by television. photographs. magazines and society's view of sexuality and gender.
0n the run: Peter Howson’s Patriots, on display in Glasgow’s new Gallery oi Modern Art. Opening to the public on Sat 30 Mar, the gallery’s tour iloors oi exhibition space will show contemporary Scottish, English and international artworks.
I COLLINS GALLERY University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400 ext 2682. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat noon—4pm. [D].
Pioneers And Patrons Sat 23 Mar—27 Apr. A collection of art and artefacts celebrating 200 years of the University of Strathclyde. from the original Andersonian Institution to the present day. I COMPASS GALLERY I78 West Register Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10am-5.30pm. Contemporary Scottish Painting Until 5 Apr. A new seleCtion of paintings by Scottish contemporary artists. including Lorna Robertson. Lesley Burr. Pam Carter. Neil MacPherson and others.
I FRINGE GALLERY Castlemilk Shopping Centre. Castlemilk Arcade. 634 2603. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm.
Out Of The Web Until 6 Apr. New work from the gallery‘s second artist-in- residence. Victoria Morten. who uses traditional oils on canvas. but adds household gloss and industrial spray paint to create an abstract quality.
I GALLERY OF MODERN ART Queen Street. 331 I854. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm: Sun 11am—5pm.
Opening Glasgow's new gallery opens its doors to the world on Sat 30 March. with four ﬂoors ofdisplays in a variety of media. including works by Howson. Hockney. Campbell. Bellany and Byrne. as well as interactive exhibits. Each floor represents one of the four elements: Earth. Air. Fire and Water. and exhibitions will reflect (however tenuously) the level on which they're situated. There‘s also a swish new cafe. decorated by Glasgow- born artist Adrian Wiszniewski.
I t. GARNER GALLERY 4 Pamie Street. 552 4585. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm: Stnt noon—4pm.
Emilia Carbo Until 3i Mar. Large-scale sculptures by Spanish ceramic artist Emilia Carbo. whose vessel-like work apparently takes on an ‘almost human presence.‘
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l Maurice O’Connell and Ross Sinclair Sinclair creates Real Life Rocky Mountain - a Highland diorama — while O’Connell sets out to create 60,000 handpainted Os.
C CA, Glasgow until Sat 20 Apr.
I A Grapefruit In The World Oi Park Taking its name from a happening by Yoko Ono, this fou- woman show includes a DIY artwork by Ono and works by Judith Dean, Mary Heilmann and Tracey Etnin. Transmission. Glasgow until Sat 6 Apr.
III Heavenly Scent All things fragrant are gathered. from ancient perfume bottles to check-your-own odour- snift'tng ability machines. It all adds up to an interactive olfactory delight. Royal Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh until Sun 21 Apr.
I British Art Show Four weeks into the much-hyped contemporary Britan show. there's still time to slog it around the seven venues.C.A.C.. Collective , F ruirntarket Gallery. Botanics, Gallery of Modern Art. Stills and Talbot Rice, Edinburgh until Sun 28 Apr:
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