Winner takes it all: Glasgow artist Douglas Gordon has bagged New Yorks' Hugo Boss Prize and prize money of $50,000 for his
film footage piece, Hysterical. The work is on show at the Guggenheim Museum. Soho.
2060 Pollokshaws Road. ()49 7151. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am—5pm. Sir William Burrell‘s world fatnous collection of beautiful art objects from around the globe. housed in a specially designed. award-winning building.
The Reformation In Europe Until Sat 31 Get. An exhibition exploring the rise of Protestantism across Europe in the 16th and 17th century. Among the range of exhibits are the rarely displayed Covenanting banners.
Victoria Park. 429 1202. Daily noon—5pm.
Glasgow's oldest tourist attraction.
270 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1854. Dain 10am—5.30pm.
Movie Magic Until Suit 30 Aug. £3.50 (£2.50). An exhibition for film fanatics with props from some of the biggest films ever tnade. including Kate Winslet's life-jacket from 'Iitunit‘ and the 7ft creature frotn Alim which has never been displayed before.
MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT
Kelvin Hall. Dumbarton Road. 287 2720. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 1 1am—5pm. A museum devoted to the history of transport.
PEOPLE'S PALACE MUSEUM
Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am-5pm. [1)]. Cafe. Glasgow's best-loved institution re—opens after undergoing a major facelift to celebrate its centenary year. The new displays are set ottt thematically with subjects including The Putter: Visions Of The (‘itv and Crime Ami I’imishmt'nt. Avril Paton Recent Works Until Sun 18 ()ct. Paintings frotn this Glasgow-based artist. including her famous ‘Windows In The West'.
DUNCAN R. MILLER FINE ARTS
144 West Regent Street. 201 0708. hiUIFI‘TI 1 1am-6pm; Sat 1 1am—2pm. Scottish Contemporary Art Until Mon 31 Aug. Paintings. drawings and prints by John Byrne. Craig Mulholland. Douglas Swan. Peter Howson and many
others. designated as a site of special scientific interest by Scottish Natural Heritage. POLLOK HOUSE & COUNTRY PARK PROJECT ABILITY provides interpretative displays and the 2060 Pollokshaws Road. 649 7151.
Centre For Developmental Arts. 18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mom-Fri 10am—5pm.
The Universal Print Show Until Fri 28 Aug. Prints from all over Europe and the USA by various artists.
opportunity to examine geological specimens dating frotn 350 million years ago.
HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. 10 Dumbreck Road. 353 4-149. Sat 8: 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
1 1am—5pm. Cafe. [D].
A permanent collection of work by such names as Rembrandt. Monet and Van Gogh. plus numerous historical artefacts and animal displays. See Glasgow Galleries for current temporary exhibitions.
RG1 KELLY GALLERY
118 Douglas Street. 248 (1386. Mon—Fri 10.30am~5pm; Sat 10.30am—« 1 pm.
Ian Fleming Memorial Exhibition Until Sat 15 Aug. Paintings by the late Ian Fleming.
SHARMANKA KINETIC GALLERY
2nd Floor. 14 King Street. 552 7080. Sat 8; Sun noon—4pm.
A permanent collection of kinetic sculptures by Eduard Bersudsky.
18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon—Fri 10am—5 m.
Serendipity Until Fri 28 Aug. Recent paintings by Donald Wardrop.
Built in the 18th century style for the Maxwell family. this historic house features some of the finest Spanish paintings in Britain.
3 Castle Street. 553 2557. The museum is temporarily closed due to structural damage and will re-open in April 1999.
ST MUNGO MUSEUM
2 Castle Street. 553 2557. Mon—Sat 10am~-5pm; Sun 11am—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 ()fSuint Jn/Ill ()fT/It’ Cross attd the story of religion iti Scotland told through words and pictures.
A Journey Of Faiths Until Thu 1 Oct. An exhibition charting 50 years of the Hospitalite de Notre Dame de Lourdes — a Roman Catholic organisation which promotes the message of the Virgin Mary's apparitions at Lourdes.
SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM 225 Scotland Street. 429 1202. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm: Sun 2—5pm. Cafe. [1)]. Designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and now home to archive material on Scottish education from 1872 onwards. Stitched Textiles Until Sun 16 Aug. A graduate show by I-IND students in Stitched Textiles at Cardonald College. plus work made in collaboration with primary school children.
The Alphabet Until Wed 23 Sep. The letters of the alphabet in different forms and media including bonsai sculptures and stone carvings.
Atlas Square. 557 1405. Tue—Fri 10.30am-5 in; Sat 10am—4.30pm. [D]. Made In T e North Ati exhibition chronicling the rich diversity of industries in Glasgow past and present. Springburn Park, Yesterday. Today And Tomorrow A look at the changes to Springburn Park over the years.
OUTSIDE THE CITIES
2 Shore Road. 01383 860705. Mon—Fri I()(tlll-~5pllll Sat 1 lam~5pmz Sun 2—5pm. Silver Sands Until Tue 18 Aug. An exhibition of work by invited artists working in Scotland.
ﬁwu SMITH ART GALLERY AND MUSEUM Dumbarton Road, 01786 471917. Tue—Sat 10.30am—5pm; Sttn 2—5pm. Victorian Stirling Until Sun 6 Sep. A fascinating look at the people and culture of 19th century Stirling.
The Wireless Set Until Sun 29 Nov. Vintage radio equipment from the 1930s to the 1970s. including a reconstructed 50s living root-11'.
13—20 Aug 1998 THE U8T110