ART listings



3 Castle Street. 22l 9600. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun llam—5pm. Tlte orin surviving medieval house in Glasgow. built in 147 I. Period room displays range from l500-l918.


2 Castle Street. 221 9600. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm (closed Tue); Sun llaiti~5pm. Free. [D]. A museum of world faith. featuring a zen garden. priceless art works from the world's six major religions. Dali's Chris! (1/5017)! Ju/m ()fT/ir C nuns and the story of religion in Scotland through words and pictures.

Science And Christianity: An Act Of Creation Until May I997. An interactive exhibition encouraging people to question ideologies of science and religion.

SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 I202. Mort—Sat [0am—5pm: Stiti 2~5pni. Cafe. [D]. Designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and now home to archive material on education iti Scotland from 1872 onwards. Reconstructed classrooms give a flavour of Victorian. Edwardian. World War II and I960s school days.

Massacre At Wounded Knee Until 18 May. ()riginal artefacts frotn a tragic episode iii history. including the Ghost S/rirt. replicas and paintings by contemporary North American Indian artists. l’urt (if'.’l'ltt_vft'.it.


Atlas Square. 557 I405. Mort—Fri l0.30am-—5pm; Sat 10am—4.30pm; Sun 2—5pm. [D].

Made In The North Until autumn 1997. The rich diversity of industries irt Glasgow. past and present is chronicled it) this exhibition.



54 George Street. 220 4348. Mon—Sat

l lam—6pm.

Hide And Seek Until 30 Apr. In association with the Collective Gallery. a display of installation work around the interiors of the Assembly Rooms. Artists include Claire Devine. Lisa Fallon. Calum Stirling. Peter McGoldrick arid Su Grierson. Part of the Assent/)Iv Alii't'.’


10 Royal TeiTace. 556 l010. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat l0am— l ptii.

Spring Exhibition Thurs 24 Apr—31 May. Paintings. sculpture and watercolours by Scottish. British and European artists between the period of l750—l940. Artists include Alexander Naysmith. Sir William MacTaggart. James Kay and many others.


Home Street. 228 4 I4 I. Mon-VWed

o—l l.30pm; Thurs 4pm— I am; Sat lpm—lam; Sun I~l l.30pm.

Silver Footsteps Until 4 May. Photography exhibition by Rachel Calder. exploring the landscape of memory and emotion. with images from the emptiness of Western Canada to the splendour of Prague.


Fine Art Library. George W Bridge. 225 5584. Mon-Fri 9am—9pm; Sat 9am—lpm. Street Photographs Until 2‘) Apr. John Kemplay's street photographs taken in Edinburgh. Glasgow. Paris and Rome.


Market Street. 529 3993. Mon—Sal l0am—5pm: Stir) noon—5pm (Music l00 only). £3.75 (£2.70).

Music 100 Until 3| May. A unique interactive exhibition which celebrates I00 years of recorded sound and looks at


and what has she just done?


Wed - Sun 10am - 5pm until 25 May admission free

82 THE LIST 18 l l.lay I997

the impact that music has had on our lives.

Changing Perceptions Until )0 May. A multi-sensory show presenting some of the most interesting work currently being produced in Scotland. It explores the sense of touch. sound and smell arid is therefore accessible to blind. partially sighted and fully-sighted visitors.


22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 I260. Tue—Sat I lam-5.30pm.

Seven Up At The Collective Until 19 Apr. A selection of work frortt post- graduate students at Edinburgh College ofArt. curated by Mel Gooding. See preview.

Slight Tue 22 Apr—24 May. The work of fifteen artists including international. national and more established artists exhibiting together. The show is exclusively ofdrawings. and features work by Rita Ackermann. Ewan Gibbs. Karen Kilimnik. Jacqueline Mesmaeker. David Shrigley and Thaddeus Strode. See preview.


Grindlay Court Centre. Grindlay Street Court. 22l 072l. Mott—Thurs 10am-4pm; Fri l0am—2.30pm. Paintings. Books And Scarecrows On The Beach Until 8 May. An exhibition of books arid paintings produced during a workshop at Grindlay Court. led by Brock I.ueck. where the participating artists have takert their previous experience iii painting and drawing to create more narrative works. Also. iii the pairtting workshop led by Kevin O'Donnell. the four participants have created drawings and paintings on a variety of themes. portraits and landscapes.


SR Hanover Street. 220 4403. Mott-Sat llam—l0ptti; Stilt llam»-7pm.

Fragment Until 22 Apr. An exhibition by Tim Moore which crosses the traditional boundaries between fine art and graphic design. These abstract paintings arid prints capture fragments of hallucinations which entice the viewer. and the show is combined with trip hop and ambient music. There is also a chance to see Moore‘s commissioned cover art for the forthcoming Global Commuitications album.


3 Doune Terrace. 225 7|X9. Mon -Fri l0am—5pm.

Resistance And Rescue: Denmark's Response To The Holocaust l‘niil Jo Apr. It) I943 as the Nazi persecution of the .lews reached Denmark. the Danish people were committed to protect the Jews and guided the community to safety itt Sweden. In this photographic exhibition by Judy Ellis (ilickman. the artist documents this rescue. capturing the many emotions of the people involved. See Lectures ck livents.


2o Durtdottald Street. 558 9363. Mon —l-‘ri l0am-(i in; Sat l0am~lpm.

Edwar Atkinson Hornel Sat 10 Apr-.3 May. Ari exhibition of oil paintings by Edward Atkinson llornel.

19th Century British Paintings Sat It) Apr—.3 May. A show of 19th century paintings including work by David l-‘arquharson. William Callow. Archibald Kay attd Sir Day id Murray.


(3 Hillside Street. 557 3753. Mon- Tue 5.30-8pm‘. Sat—Sun I lam -4.30pm. (Also by appointitient. 652 2682 ).

Colour Works: Paintings t'niil 33 Apr. Recent works by Camille Marquantl.

EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART l.auriston Place. 22l (i000. Mon—I7I‘lturs l0am—8pin; Fri l0am ~5pm; Sat l0am-2pm.

Open To Print Until 30 Apr. An exhibition ofconteitiporary student printmaking from a large selection of

i colleges throughout the (K.

Present Histories Until 3 May. Recent work from staff in the department of Humanities.


l8a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri

l lam—5pm: Sat l0am—lpm.

Hugh McIntyre Sat 19 Apr—o May. Impressionist landscapes.

Norma Maclean Sat 19 Apr—6 May.

Fi urative work in watercolours and oils. Iain Falkner Sat l9 Apr—o May. Paintings of a series of bathers in Cyprus. Falkner‘s technique uses the process of gold leaf. wax and oils to create these impressive paintings.


Entrance Gallery. Corstorphine Road. 334 9171. Mon—Sat 9am—6pm; Sun 9.30am—6pm

On The Hoof Until 2 May. An exhibition of drawings. paintings arid sculptures by staff at the zoo. The artists include bird. primate and reptile keepers. shop assistants aitd a rtight security guard. Ranging in style and interests. the show looks at the diversity of the wildlife around us.


55 Cockburn Street. (The photographs are displayed in the shop window). Altered Images Sun 20 Apr—2 May. Freelance photographer Stephen Messam's informal portraits of the 80s bands such as the Art Of Noise. A Flock ()f Seagulls arid the Icicle Works as they are today. together with their hopes. fears arid creative output for the future.


45 Market Street. 225 2383. Tue—Sat l0.30am—5.30pm: Sun noon—5pm. About Vision Until 3! May. A selection of the best new British paintings in the l990s by nineteen artists including work by Callum Innes. l.isa Milroy. David Austen. .latte Harris. Chris ()fili and Fiona Rae.


32 Shandwick Place. 225 915l. Mon-Wed 9am—5.30pm; Thurs 9am—7pm; Fri 9am—5pm; Sat 9am—6pm; Sun ll.30am—5.30pm.

Edward Fellows Thurs 24 Apr—(i Jurt. Wall-based sculptural reliefs made tip of different components that offer a chance for play and rearrangement.


22a Dundas Street. 556 2I8 l. Tue —Fri I0.30am--opm; Sat l0am~4pm. Richard Alred Until 2o Apr. Scottish landscapes in )astels and watercolours. Spring Mixe Exhibition Until 26 Apr.

A selection of oils. watercolours.

I acrylics. pastels. prints atttl ceramics

from the gallery artists.


13 Randolph Crescent. 225 5366.

Mon -Sun 9.30am till late.

Exterieurs Nuits Until 26 Apr. work by photographers playing with light to evoke night. curated by the (ialerie dti Chateau d‘Eau itt Toulouse. Artists include Jean- (‘laude Belegoti. Marie—Jesus Dial. and Bernard I’lossu.


5 Northumberland Street lane. 557 5454. Tue—Sat Haiti-4.30pm.

Donald Hamilton Fraser R.A. Fri 25 Apr— Io May. New paintings arid prints of I‘Iuropean images of sea arid land. particularly Dubrovnik.

Eoghan Bridge Fri :5 Apt" lo May. Bron/e and ceramic sculpture.

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(i5 The Shore. 553 5255. 'I‘uev-Fri

lIam—opm; Sat I lam~ 4pm. DaVId Nealon l’ntil l9 Apr. Furniture

arid paintings by the winner of the I990

SAAF Applied Art l’ri/e. arid winner of the I995 Scottish l.;iing Landscape



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