GLASGOW GALLERY LISTINGS continued
GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO
22 King Street. 552 0704. Mon-Sat lOam—5.30pm.
Philip Reeves - Prints Until 8 Mar. A 25th anniversary collection of work on display from one of the original founders of the art studio.
Arabella CrumoEwing Sat until 8 Mar. Coloured etchings from a member of the studio.
Jim Dine Sat 15 Mar-l9 Apr. An exhibition of graphic works from the legendary American artist Jim Dine. Evelyn Wright Sat 15 Mar—l9 Apr. Beautiful etchings incorporating the gods and goddesses of ancient mythology.
GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART
167 Renfrew Street. 353 4500. Mon—Thurs 9.30am—8.30pm; Fri 9.30am—5.30pm; Sat lOam—noon.
Fine Art Photography Until I4 Mar. A display of students‘ work.
Propositions Mon 10—29 Mar. A series of exhibitions and publications on drawing and its uses in art. design and architecture.
HUNTERIAN ART GALLERY
University of Glasgow. University Avenue. 330 5430. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5pm.
The Age Of Rembrandt Until 10 May. Prints by Dutch and Flemish 17th century artists drawn from the Hunterian‘s own extensive collection. Central to the exhibition will be 33 etchings by Rembrandt as well as work by Rubens. Van Dyck. Jacob van Ruysdael and Adriaen van Ostade.
JAVA INTERNET CAFE
152 Park Road. 337 6727. Daily noon—7pm.
Space Thurs l3 Mar—l4 Apr. Digital manipulated photographs exploring the new boundaries between photography and new technology by photographer Chris Else in his debut exhibition.
KELVINGROVE GALLERY 8: MUSEUM 287 2699. 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.
laws Until 31 Mar. From pet tabbies to sabre-toothed tigers. this exhibition of catarama covers every aspect of our feline friends. including Egyptian mummified cats. life-size reconstructions. photographs and a series of competitions and events. Rembrandt Etchings Until 8 Mar. A small display of etchings from the Museum‘s own collection. many of which have never been shown before. Atom Until 4 May. An exhibition looking at how photography has been used in scientific and cultural research to document the structure of the atom. atomic power and the destructive effects of the atom bomb. It features work by Shomei Tomatsu. who used photography to question the technology of atomic destruction. after his visit to Nagasaki.
THE KELLY GALLERY
118 Douglas Street. 248 6386. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm; Sat 10am-l 2.30pm. Anne Donald and Brenda Lenaghan Sat 15—29 Mar. Recent paintings from members of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours. including landscapes of Tuscany.
THE LLOYD JEROME GALLERY
200 Bath Street. 331 0722. Tue-Sat 9am—6pm; Thurs 11am-8pm. Suspenders Sat 8 Mar-3 Apr. Shipyard paintings by Gareth Reid; emphasising the impact of Kvaerner's steel dockside cranes as they operate in their weightless surrounding space.
EWAN MUNDY FINE ART
211 West George Street. 248 9755. Mon—Fri 10am-5.30pm; Sat 10am-2pm. Glasgow Boys And Glasgow Girls Until 12 Mar. Oils. watercolours and drawings by artists including James Paterson. David Gauld and Katharine Cameron.
OB TI'IELIST 7-20 Mar 1997
Shadow gestures: a photographic work by Raoul Hausmann. founder-member of the Berlin Dada movement. on show in a exhibition of his work at Street Level. Glasgow until 12 Apr.
1999 INFORMATION CENTRE
Princes Square. 48 Buchanan Street. 227 1999. Mon—Sat 10am-7pm; Sun noon-5pm.
Good Buy Girl Sat 8 Mar—l9 Apr. An exhibition from the Design Museum which shows this year‘s Conrad Foundation Collection chosen by local designer Janice Kirkpatrick. Purchases are made from products currently in production. illustrating the changes in design. taste and technology. Kirkpatrick‘s selection includes a Ducati motorbike and a Wonderbra.
840 Govan Road. 445 1941. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm.
On The 34 Fri 14 Mar—5 Apr. Part two of Nicola Atkinson-Griffith's exploration of the number 34 bus route. See Fringe Gallery and preview.
25 Albert Drive. 221 8898. Mon—Sat from 6pm on performance evenings. Brian Hartley Until 19 Mar. An exhibition by the official artist-in- residence for the New Moves Dance Festival. His work is based on the exploration of the physicality and dynamism of the human body. expressed through the medium of dance.
28 King Street. 552 4813. Tue—Sat
Joy Joy Until 15 Mar. A group show of work by various artists which presents ‘innocence as the harbinger of deception.‘ See preview.
PROJECT ABILITY 18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon—Fri 10am-5.30pm. Self Image Until 28 Mar. Work by Glasgow artists with learning disabilities. created during a twelve-month arts groljfect organised by Project Ability.
e Image Original Posters can be seen at Glasgow’s underground stations throughout March.
SHARMANKA KINETIC GALLERY 2nd Floor. 14 King Street. 552 7080. Sat/Sun noon—4pm.
A permanent exhibition of kinetic sculptures by Eduard Bersudsky.
26 King Street. 552 2151. Mon-Sat 10am—5.30pm.
Raoul Hausmann - Photographical Works 1927-1957 Until 12 Apr. Vintage prints and reproductions of photographic works by one of the leading exponents of Berlin Dada. Raoul Hausmann. It features work from his days in 1920s Berlin. through to his periods of exile in Ibiza. Paris and Limoges.
2060 Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun 1 1am—5pm.
Sir William Burrell‘s world famous collection of beautiful art objects from around the world. housed in a specially designed. award-winning building. Russian Gold: Treasures Of The Warrior Tombs Until 31 Mar. On view in the UK for the first time. this stunning collection of Russian jewellery. stoneware and ornaments documents the conflicts and cultures of the Black Sea region as far back as 5BC.
HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. 10 Dumbreck Road. 353 4770. Sat/Sun 10am—5pm. Cafe and design shop open daily.
An estimated 35.000 visitors are expected to file through the door of this new attraction during the coming year. Initially designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for a competition in 1901. modem day architects and designers have completed his unfinished work in true Mackintosh style.
KELVINGROVE GALLERY 8: MUSEUM 287 2699. Mon-Sat lOam-Spm; Sun 11am—5pm. Cafe. [D].
A wonderful permanent collection of work by such names as Rembrandt. Monet and Van Gogh. plus numerous historical artefacts. animal displays. ‘Wee Beasties‘ and an interactive display featuring a plethora of invertebrates. See Glasgow galleries for current temporary exhibitions.
MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT
Kelvin Hall. Dumbarton Road. 287 2720. Mon—Sat lOam-Spm (closed Tue); Sun
1 lam—5pm. A museum crammed with buses. trams. fire engines. ships and other transportation. devoted to the history of transport. Also on show. a display of motorcycles dating from the early part of the century to present day. including the recently acquired Art Motorcycle. Sustrans Until 31 Mar. A display chronicling a recent project by Sustrans. an organisation who build traffic-free routes for cyclists. walkers and disabled
Bond Bites The Bullet Until 2 Apr. An installation by Project Ability. which has been created by a group of artists who are participating in Self/mage. In this installation. the group worked together combining their individual skills in sculpture. painting and construction and have created a scenario whereby James Bond has leapt from his ‘special edition car‘ to save the world from a threatening underworld force.
Scottish Football Association Museum Trust Until 14 Apr. Taster exhibitions of text. photographs and football memorabilia. leading up to the planned National Museum of Football at Hampden Park. Taking centre stage for the next few months is Taking Each Game As It Comes. a celebration of the beautiful game in words and pictures. with contributions from players. managers. referees. fans and more.
PEOPLE'S PALACE MUSEUM
Glasgow Green. 221 9600. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun Ham—5pm. [D]. Cafe. This well-loved institution is currently undergoing a facelift and is due to re-open in time for its centenary in 1998. The ﬁrst stage of the work has reached completion. and the new top floor features a 1930s single-end house and a celebration of Glasgow's great visionaries.
3 Castle Street. 221 9600. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun
1 lam-5pm. The only surviving medieval house in Glasgow. built in 1471. Period room displays range from 1500-1918.
ST MUNGO MUSEUM
2 Castle Street. 221 9600. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun 11am—5pm. Free. [D]. A museum of world faith. featuring a zen garden. priceless art works from the world's six major religions. Dali‘s Christ OfSaint John Of The Cross and the story of religion in Scotland through words and pictures.
Science And Christianity: An Act Of Creation Until May 1997. An interactive exhibition encouraging people to question ideologies of science and religion.
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. World War 11 and 1960s school days.
Atlas Square. 557 1405. Mon-Fri 10.30am—5pm; Sat lOam—4.30pm; Sun 2-5pm. [D].
Made In The North Until summer 1997. An exhibition chronicling the rich diversity of industries in Glasgow. past and present.