ART listings



25 Albert Drive. 227 5511. Tue—Sun noon-7pm. £3 (£1.50).

Was There Then Sat 22 Nov—Sun 21 Dec. Photographs by Jill Furmanovsky which document the rise of one of the most successful bands of the decade. Oasis. In her work. she uses a variety of different techniques including holograms. digitised images and projection lasers.


28 King Street. 552 4813. Tue—Sat Ham—5.30 m.

Olympic Village Until Sat 13 Dec. The second half of a collaboratively curated exhibition with The Three Month Gallery in Liverpool. featuring the work of Roddie Mathieson. Alan Michael. Joanne McGonigaI and Padraig Timoney. See review and Lectures & Events.



2060 Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun 11am—5pm.

Sir William Burrell‘s world famous collection of beautiful art objects from around the globe. housed in a specially designed. award-winnin building.

SIr John Lavery: The Irish Glasgow Boy Until 25 Jan 1998. A long overdue exhibition of work by Sir John Lavery. closely associated with the group of young artists known as The Glasgow Boys. who revolutionised Scottish painting in the 1880s and 90s. Featured in the show are twenty paintings from the city’s collection and 27 on loan from Ulster Museum. as well as his famous portrait of Queen Victoria.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. 10 Dumbreck Road. 353 4449. Sat & Sun 10am—5pm; Mon—Fri. call for details as times vary. Cafe and design shop open daily. £3.50 (£2.50).

Initially designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for a competition in 1901. this unfinished work has been completed by modern-day architects and designers in true Mackintosh style. See Glasgow Galleries for current temporary exhibitions.

KELVINGROVE GALLERY 8: MUSEUM 287 2699. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am—5pm. Cafe. [D].

A 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.



148 West Degan St Glasgow G2 2DQ&annd

THE WINTER COLLECTION Small paintings including Joan Eardley, IE. Christie,

Fergusson, Cadell, Morrocco, Rossi, J.M. King, McTaggart, Knox, Annie French, Lesley Banks, Herman, Crosbie, Wyndham Lewis and many others.

Mon - Sat. 9.30 - 5.30pm


88 THE LIST 21 Nov-4 Dec 1997

270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854. Mon-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun llam—5pm. £1.50 (75p).

The Ro al Glasgow Institute Annual Exhibit on Until Sun 23 Nov. A display of contemporary painting and sculpture in Scotland.


Kelvin Hall, Dumbarton Road. 287 2720. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun 11am—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 the present day. including the recently acquired Art Motorcycle.

Glasgow's Urban Motorways: A Vision Re-visited Thu 27 Nov—l Mar 1998. A look at the planning and engineering of the motorways network in Glasgow. featuring 3-dimensional constructions. road furniture and traffic sounds to give visitors the sensation of travelling along a motorway.


3 Castle Street. 221 9600. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm (closed Tue); Sun llam-Spm. The only surviving medieval house in Glasgow. built in 1471. Period room displays range from 1500—1918.


2 Castle Street. 221 9600. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm (closed Tue); Sun llam—5pm. Free. [D]. A museum of world faiths. featuring a Zen garden. priceless art works from the world‘s six major religions. Dali‘s Christ OfSaiiii John Of The C mss and the story of religion in Scotland told through words and pictures.

The Veil In Islam Until 1 Feb 1998. An exhibition exposing the myths of the veil or Iiijab in the West which demonstrates the diversity and complexity of its use and significance in the Muslim world.

SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 I202. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; 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 II and 1960s school days.


Atlas Square. 557 1405. Tue—Fri 10.30am-5pm; Sat lOam—4.30pm: Sun 2—5pm. [D].

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



54 George Street. 220 4348.

Visual Arts Class 97 Until Thu 27 Nov. A group show featuring sculpture by John McDiarmid. Molly Mackie and Lynne Ritchie. paintings by Michael Burnett and the work of design collective Confederacy.


4 Bellevue Crescent. 557 1663. Tue—Sat noon—5pm.

Recent Works Until Sat 29 Nov. Abstract paintings by Steven Hood.


10 Royal Terrace. 556 1010. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat lOam—lpm. Christmas Exhibition Until Tue 23 Dec. An exhibition of work by 19th and 20th century Scottish artists including William MacTaggart. Alexander Nasmyth. George Houston and James Campbell Noble. Also on show; a selection of French 19th century sculpture.

CAMEO 38 Home Street. 228 4141. Exhibitions

open fifteen minutes before first screening of the day until 11pm (Sun—Wed); 1am (Thu-Sat).

Places Of Exposure Until Fri 12 Dec. Photoworks by Torsten Lauschmann exploring the museum space through the camera lens. His work challenges the German traditions of photography by concentrating on overlooked details and patterns.


Moray House Institute of Education. Holyrood Road. 558 6509. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

The 4 Elements Until Fri 28 Nov. Artists Gillian Murray. Michelle Knight. Sigrid Shone and Jonathan Shearer. explore the different aspects of the four elements through their work. using a variety of media.


Market Street. 529 3993. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm.

Animal Magic Until lOJan 1998. A major children's exhibition exploring the ways artists have created images and how scientists explain animal behaviour. See Kids listings.

Haka Until 10 Jan 1998. Contemporary Maori art including carvers. fibre and multi-media artists. landscape artists and sculptors.

India 50 Until 10 Jan 1998. In an exhibition commissioned by Christian Aid. celebrating 50 years of India's independence from Britain. Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado has documented many aspects of contemporary life in India. See review.

COLLECTIVE GALLERY 22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 1260. Tue-Sat 1 lam—5.30pm (closes 5pm on


Light In The Head (Vertigo) Until Sat 22 Nov. Dutch artists Jasper van den Brink. Arthur Kempenaar and Zeger Reyers create an installation based on the Dutch landscape.

Absolut Art Lotto Until Sat 22 Nov. Art fundraising show. with the chance to pick a number and win an artwork by a contemporary Scottish artist.

It's Goodnight From Me, And It's Goodnight From Him, Goodnight, Goodnight Sat 29 Nov—Wed 24 Dec. A multi-media two-man exhibition by John Beagles and Graham Ramsay. featuring video. photography. sculpture and sound which looks at the highs and lows of living. working and passing out in Britain.

Artists' Multiples Sat 29 Nov—Wed 24 Dec. A selection of contemporary art. available for purchase. with prices ranging from 50p to £50.


Grindlay Court Centre. Grindlay Street Court. 229 7941. Mon—Thu 10am—4pm; Fri 10am—2pm (closed 25 Dec—4 Jan). Reflect Mon 24 Nov—8 Jan 1998. A group of adults with learning disabilities have worked with professional sculptors. Susan Anne McCarthy and Polly

Thelwall to create an installation.


3 Doune Terrace. 225 7189. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm.

Conglomerate Until Fri 28 Nov. Exhibition by Danish contemporary artist. Lisa Rosenmeier. whose work takes the form of large stretched parchment ‘skin’ onto which photographic images have been printed. Purl (if I’ulujt'is.

Rodin Improvisationer Until Fri 28 Nov. Frik Sieffensen‘s images attempt to find otit how and what the French sculptor looked at when he made his erotic drawings. I’urr (i/‘I’u/uji'is.

EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon—Thu 10am—8pm; Fri 10am—5pm; Sat 10am—2pm.

Children Of Bombay Until Thu 27 Nov. An exhibition of photographs by Dario Mitidieri which looks at the plight

of the estimated 100,000 children who are homeless in Bombay.


18a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri llam—5pm; Sat lOam-Ipm. Christmas Exhibition Mon 24 Nov—Wed 31 Dec. A large selection of small paintings.


13a Dundas Street. 557 5222. Mon—Fri 9am—Ipm; 2—5pm.

Unexecuted Designs Until Dec 97. A continuing series of small exhibitions showing plans and drawings of projects for the New Town which. by luck or misfortune. were never executed.


45 Market Street. 225 2383. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm; Sun noon—5pm.

Where The Rivers Flow Sat 22 Nov-10 Jan 1998. A comprehensive survey of work from the past ten years. by one of the world’s leading photographers. Thomas Joshua Cooper. Many of the river and sea pictures on display have not been previously exhibited before in the UK and include a new series. Scottish Rivers. See Lectures & Events.


22a Dundas Street. 556 2181. Mon—Fri 10.30am—6pm; Sat 10am—5pm (open Sun 7 & 21 Dec. l—5 in).

Regina Fernandes, ichard Neilson and Chris Taylor Until Sat 22 Nov. Recent works in a variety of media. mainly watercolour. covering a range of subjects including Scottish landscapes. Brazilian facades and cityscapes of Edinburgh and Venice.

Small Pictures For Christmas Mon 1 Dec—3 Jan 1998. Over 150 works by over 60 gallery artists including paintings. prints. ceramics. Indian and wooden boxes. sculpture. jewellery. cushions and textiles.


28 St Stephen Street. 226 5449. Mon—Fri 8.30am—6pm; Sat 10am—4pm. A new gallery for Stockbridge. showing the talents of young Scottish artists. Clockwork Monkey Fri 21 Nov—Wed 24 Dec. An exhibition of automata by Guy Bishop and Francis Gallop.


65 The Shore. 553 5255. Tue—Fri Ham—6 m; Sat Ham—4pm.

While The Sun Shines Until Sat 22 Nov. Humorous and colourful paintings by Graham McKean.


4 Dundas Street. 558 9544. Mon—Fri 10am—6 in; Sat lOam—lpm.

Amid Tile High Hills Until Sat 29 Nov. Paintings by Darren Rees. Jonathan Sainsbtiry and Brian Rawling on the theme of natural history and sporting subjects.


KJP Gallery. 61 Marchmont Road. 455 2487. Mon—Thu 9am—8pm; Fri 9am—5pm.

Sex And Desire Until Stin 30 Nov. A group show of photographs by students at the Department of Photography. exploring themes of sex. gender and power in photography and society. Purl (if I'iilujt'l'x.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART Belford Road. 556 8921. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 2—5pm. An impressive collection of 20th century art. including works by Picasso. Matisse. Moore. Hockney and Bellany. plus a selection of Dada and Surrealist paintings.

Scottish Colourists From The Ritchie Collection Until 11 Jan 1998. Works on loan from the collection of Dr James Ritchie. who began collecting in the late 1920s. Featured artists include Cadell. Peploe. Fergusson. McTaggart and Hunter.

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