ART listings

ART LISTINGS continued

Architectural Miscellany Sat IS May—Fri I I Jun. Watercolours. drawings and prints from the gallery's collections. featuring drawings by Glasgow architects such as James Black Fulton and John Keppie and work by Sir Muirhead Bone.


Th‘ Cross. Kirkintilltx‘h. 578 0144. Tue—Sat l0ain—Ipm & 2—5pm. Free. Truiy Scrumptious Sat IS May—Sat I2 Jun. A celebration of delicious cakes as part of National Museums Week.


2060 Pollokshaws Road. 649 7 I 5 l. Mon—Sat I()ain—Spm; Sun I lam—5pm. Free.

Mies Van Der Rohe Fri l4 May-Sun 29 Aug. This exhibition looks at three of Van Der Rohe's most significant projects the famous Barcelona Pavilion of I929. the Weibenhof building in Stuttgart of I926 and the Villa Tugendhat in Brno. 1928—30— and compares them to his modernistic furniture designs. Part of (Ifrts‘gmt' I999.


The Coachouse. Flenders Road. Clarkston. 639 328i. Daily I()atn—Sptn. £3 (£2).

Embroidery Exhibition Until Mon I7 May. An exhibition of work by the Renfrewshire branch of the Embroiderer's Guild.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. It) Dumbreck Road. 353 4773. £3.50 (£2.50). Cafe.

Lay Ngo Koay Until Sat 26 Jun. Recent paintings.

Toys For Hands Until Wed 23 Jun. Contemporary jewellery based on the theme of the ring.


University Avenue. 330 422 I. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5pm. Free.

The Animal Construction Company Until Fri 20 Aug. An exhibition exploring the building abilities of members of the animal kingdom. from weaver birds to termite mounds. Is there anything humans can learn from these incredible feats'.’ I’ul'! (if (I/ttx'ymr I999.


158 Ingram Street. 552 839 I. Mon—Sat I()am—Spm. Free.

On The Tiles Until Sun 23 May. An exhibition featuring decorative tiling found in the private and public buildings of Glasgow


Kelvin Hall. I Burnhouse Road. 287 2720. Mon—Sat I()am—5pm; Sun

I lam—5pm. Free.

Landmines: The Human Cost Until Sat 22 May. An insight into the use of landmines in modern warfare and the efforts being made to reduce the threat they pose to civilians in former war

TALBOT RICE GALLERY Ezztteumn, 02,: (“c' ' Lance

1 MAY 5 JUNE TUES - SAT 10 - 5

Recent Paintings by RICHARD WALKER

and a Round Room installation by MARTIN BOYCE

76 THE LIST 13—27 May I999



4 Bellevue Crescent. 557 I663. Wed-Sun noon—6 m.

Going laces Until Sat I5 May. Fred Deakin‘s distinctive posters and limited edition screenprints used to publicise Edinburgh‘s easy listening club Going Places go on sale. to mark the end of this popular club night.

Thermal Facets Fri 2! May—Mon 7 Jun. Eight contemporary artists work in different media including abstract and representational painting. diverse styles of printmaking and drawing. photography and installation.


42—44 Cockburn Street. 226 6636. Tue—Sat IOam—6pm; Sun & Mon noon—5pm.

Marc Atkins: Liquid City Until Wed 30 Jun. Black and white images of London taken from Atkins’ new book Liquid C irv. See Book Events. page 98.


6 Dundas Street. 557 4050. Mon-Fri I0am—6pm; Sat lOatn—lpm.

Aspects Of Scottish Landscapes Until Mon 3| May. Landscape paintings including works by Sam Bell. Horatio McCulloch and John Knox.


I0 Royal Terrace. 556 I010. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat IOain— l pin.

Spring Exhibition Until Mon 31 May. A selection of general stock including paintings by Alexander Naysinith. William Clark and Sir Robin Philipson.


38 Home Street. 228 4I4I. Exhibitions open fifteen minutes before first screening of the day until I lpm (Sun—Wed); lam (Thu—Sat).


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

Locale Until Sat I9 Jun. Sarah Munro. Kim Sweet and Jane Warrilow curate this group show which features the work of Edinburgh-based artists at various stages of their careers. Anne Bevan. Moyna Flannigan. Callum Innes. Kate Gray. Rose Frain and Billy McCall are among the line-up. See review.

1900: Scottish Art At The Turn Of The Century Until Sat I9 Jun. Drawn from the City’s fine art collection. this display of work examines the major artists a century a o.

The Sym ol Of Its People Until Sat 10 Jul. To mark the return of the Scottish Parliament in July. this exhibition traces the relationship between the burgh and government.

On And Off The Wall Until Sat l9 Jun. Contemporary works by the 62 Group of Textile artists.


22—28 Cockburn Street. 220 I260. Tue—Sat l lam—5.30pm (Fri 5pm). Citizen 2000 Until Sat I5 May. A group show featuring painting. drawing. video and sculpture by twelve emerging artists selected from Scottish art colleges.

You Are Very Important Sat 22 May—Sat I9 Jun. Alan Michael and Alex Frost explore the atomic anxiety of the I980s.

Malcolm Brown Sat 22 May—Sat l9 Jun. Malcolm Brown‘s new series of paintings explores aspects of communication as represented through graphic computer- generated symbols.


Grindlay Court Centre. Grindlay Street Lane. 229 794i. Mon—Thu I0am—4pm; Fri I0am—2pm.

The Full Story Until Mon 3| May. Personal ideas and stories are explored through drawings. paintings and mixed media by artists attending a workshop at the centre.


88 Hanover Street. 220 4403. Mon—Sat l0am— I()pm; Sun noon—7pm. Stewart Nicol Until Fri 28 May. Photographs of Bermuda by Stewart Nicol.


Belford Road. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat I()am—Spm; Sun 2—5pni. Cafe. Situated oppOsite the National Gallery of Modern Art. the new Dean Gallery is entirely devoted to art of the 20th century. A former l9th century orphanage. it houses a large collection of work by Eduardo Paolozzi. as well as outstanding works drawn from the National Galleries' Dada and Surrealist collections. with the upper floor given over to temporary exhibitions.

Andreas Gursky: Photographs 1994-1998 Until Sun l6 May. £2.50

(f l .50). The Dean Gallery‘s inaugural exhibition features the first retrospective exhibition in Scotland of the work of German photographer Andreas Gursky. Featuring over twenty large-format photographs created between I994 and I998. the work has been described as ‘modern life at the end of the 20th century.’


6a Dundas Street. 558 9363. Mon-Fri l0am—6ptn; Sat l0ain— I pm.

Two Centuries Of Scottish Watercolours Until Mon 3t May. Watercolours by various artists including Mary Georgina Wade-Wilson. Watterson Herach and William Gillies.


I8a Dundas Street. 557 5227. Mon—Fri Ham—5pm; Sat I0am—Ipm.

New Artists For The New Millennium Until Tue I8 May. Figurative paintings

Lost Waves by Oalziel & Scullion forming part of Transistors at the

Royal Museum of Scotland

by four recent graduates Mark Roscoe.

Stephen Lockhart. Cherylene Dyer and

Robert John Macmillan.

Louisa Ramazzotti and Joe McIntyre Mon 24 May-Tue 15 Jun. A two-person show featuring figurative paintings.


23 Union Street. 557 2479. Tue-Sat l0am-6pm.

Also Diverse Until Sat 5 Jun. Eight selected artists produce new work in a variety of media including silkscreen. etching. lithography. book art and relief prints.


(formerly New Town Conservation

Trust). l3a Dundas Street. 557 5222.

Mon-Fri 9am—Ipm; 2—5pm.

Princes Street: Unexecuted Designs 1767-1999 Until Mon 3I May. Plans and designs for Princes Street which were never carried ottt.


88 l..othian Road. 228 2688. Daily I()am— I()pm.

Light Orchestral Until Sat 29 May. Recent work by Aya lguchi.


35 William Street. 225 2 I96. Tue—Fri

l lam—5pm; Sat I lam—2pm.

Mixed Contemporary Exhibition Sat I—Mon 3I May. Contemporary landscapes by gallery artists Andrew Walker. Robert Innes. Rebecca Collins and Anthony Cawthorne.


45 Market Street. 225 2383. Mon—Sat

I lam—6pm; Sun noon—5pm.

Evolution Isn't Over Yet Until Sat 29 May. An exhibition presenting the work of an emerging generation of Scotland-