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a pha etically b venue. Please send details to our 0 ice at least ten days before publication. Art listings compiled by Helen Monaghan.



l9 Parnie Street. 552 7779. Mon—Sat

1 lam'—'6pm.

The Summer Seven Until Mon 2 Aug. Paintings by Natalie Harrison. Elaine Johnston. Moira Kelman. Alan Mairs. Jennifer Montgomery. Julia Jeffrey and Louise Mairs.


Regent House. I 13 West Regent Street. 226 5413. Mon-Fri l()am—Spm.

Jessie M. King And Her Contemporaries Until Tue 31 Aug. A celebration of the life and work of one of Scotland‘s celebrated female artists. in this the 50th anniversary of her death.


134 Blythswood Street. 332 4027. Mon-Fri 9.30am—5.30pm: Sat l()am— 1 pm.

Silver - The Design Process Part 2 Until Wed 25 Aug. The second part of this exhibition exploring the design process of silverware from the concept to the final product. featuring work by Richardson & Ottewill. Angela Betts. Patricia Hamilton and Angus McFadyen. Georg Jensen Jewellery Until Wed 25 Aug. Jewellery and silver from the workshop of Danish silversmith Georg Jensen (1866—1935).

Zoo Until Wed 25 Aug. Ceramic animals by gallery artists.

Summer Exhibition Until Wed 25 Aug. Small paintings by gallery artists.


24-Hour Viewing Window. 264 High Street. 572 0161.

Panoramatica Until Fri 27 Aug. A 43-day project featuring the work ofJulian Kildear.


10 King Street. 553 0733. Mon—Sat 10.30am-l Ipm; Sun I-1 1pm.

The Lost Domain Until Sun 15 Aug. Photographs ofchildren by Iain MacKenzie. taken in Glasgow during the 70s.


University of Strathclyde. 22 Richmond Street. 552 4400 ext 2682. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm; Sat noon—4pm. Connections 2 Sat 24 Jul—Sat 28 Aug. An exhibition of work by two groups of fibre artists. California Fibres combine fine and applied art to create tapestry. paper. basketry. twining. quilting and multi-media pieces and the Celtic Felters comprise Scottish and Irish members of the International Feltmakers Association. Specially commissioned for the show is a felt tent or ‘Yurt‘.


178 West Regent Street. 221 6370. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm.

New Generation Show Until Tue 31 Aug. The cream of the Scottish art colleges degree shows. selected from Edinburgh. Glasgow. Aberdeen and Dundee.

Closed on Sat during Aug.

Scottish Paintings Until Sat 31 Jul. Scottish paintings from 1880 to the present day featuring work by the Scottish colourists.

19th Century Scottish Art Sun l-Tue 31 Aug. An exhibition of 19th century Scottish art featuring the work of Walton. Bonnar. McCulloch and Bough.


18 Castlemilk Arcade. 634 2603. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm.

Michele Lazenby: Highland Roadworks Until Sat 7 Aug. New lens-based work by Michele Lazenby following her travels throughout the Highlands.


Queen Street. 229 1996. Mon-Sat lOam-Spm; Sun 11am—5pm.

Alvar Aalto In Seven Buildings Fri 30 Jul-Sun 10 Oct. A retrospective exhibition looking at seven key projects by Finish architect Alvar Aalto. illustrating his modernist approach to architecture. interiors. furniture and object designs.


148 West Regent Street. 221 3095. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm.

First Of The Summer Wine Until Tue 31 Aug. A changing selection of paintings. drawings and other works for the summer months. featuring artists Kay. Fergusson. Eardley. Knox. Little. McNee and Redpath.


730 Great Western Road. 334 2422. Daily 11am—4pm.

Davrd Douglas Until Sun 28 Nov. An exhibition celebrating the bi-centenary year of the birth of this famous Scottish plant collector.


Cafe Cosmo. 12 Rose Street. 332 8128. Art Deco Glasgow Until Sat 31 Jul. American-born photographer Dan Weeler captures the former glory of Glasgow‘s an deco architecture through a series of hand- tinted. black and white photographs. Changing Icons Sun l-Tue 31 Aug. A mixed media exhibition featuring the work of artist and photographer Robert Hamilton which looks at how architecture shapes people‘s lives. Part of Glasgow I 999.


25 King Street. 552 0704. Mon—Sat IOam—5.30pm.

R-cade Until Sat 14 Aug. Anists‘ collective Lapland create a site-specific games event in the gallery featuring Jim Hamlyn‘s virtual gallery maze set on a desert island. Gaylie Runciman creates a portable kite for your Iilofax plus special events throughout the show including Hugh Pizey‘s Art Treasure Hunt. See review.

On A Plate Until Sat 14 Aug. Artists from Glasgow Print Studio and Glasgow Ceramic Studio work together to produce printworks onto clay using screenpnnting and stencil processes. Featured artists include Ashley Cook. Ruth Greer. Will Maw. Ian McNicol and Norman Mathieson. See review.

Space Light Atmosphere Until Sat 14 Aug. Jacqueline Moon explores architectural structures and the effects of light based on Glasgow cityscapes in this new body of work. Jacqueline was awarded the Glasgow Print Studio Prize at the Glasgow School of Art degree show in 1998.


Cresswell Lane. 342 5822. Tue. Thu & Fri 1 lam—5pm; Sat 10am-5.30pm; Sun noon-5 m.

Scottis Art Schools A new gallery from Emerging Artists Partnership which aims to promote the work of students and graduates from the Scottish art schools. with all works for sale ranging in price from £70—£200.

EWAN MUNDY FINE ART 221 West George Street. 248 9755. Mon-Fri lOam—5.30pm; Sat 10am-2pm.

GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART Mackintosh Gallery. 167 Renfrew Street. 353 4500. Mon—Thu 9.30am-8.30pm; Fri 9.30am-5pm; Sat lOam-noon.

Ettore Sottsass And Associates Until Fri 24 Sep. (Mackintosh Gallery and studios). A look at the diverse range of work by post- war Italian designer Ettore Sottsass. In the 50s he worked on the first generation of computers for Olivetti and in the 80s he established the Memphis design group. Sottsass. now in his eighties. is still busy with new projects in his studio in Milan. Purl ofGIusgmv I999.

Jessie M. King 1875-1949 Tue 27 J ul-Fri 3 Sep. (Mackintosh Building). A celebration of the life and work of one of Scotland's most influential female artists. in this the 50th anniversary of her death. King studied at Glasgow School of Art and later went on to teach book illustration and ceramic decoration at the art school. Looking For The Perfect House Until Sat 11 Sep. (Mackintosh Building). The results of French architects association ‘Peripheriques' challenge to 36 European architects to design an individual three- roomed house with a garage and a garden costin under £50.000.

Year 8f 99 Degree Shows Highlights Until Tue 31 Aug. (Atrium Gallery). Edited highligth of this year‘s Design and Craft 1999 Degree show.

Research At The Mac Tue 27 Jul—Thu 12 Aug. (Podium Gallery). An exhibition of the research studies carried out by students and staff of the Mackintosh School of Architecture.

THE GLASGOW PROJECT ROOM (Formerly Glasgow Independent Studio). top floor. 64 Osbourne Street. 552 1472. Tue-Sat noon—6pm.

Earthly Sharpness Sat 24—Sat 31 Jul. Paintings and three dimensional objects by Chris Wallace and Tony Swain.


3 Park Circus. 332 2555. Mon—Thu 10am—8pm; Fri 10am—4pm; Sat

10am—l m.

Goethe 5 Theory Of Colours Until Fri 23 Jul. Goethe’s scientific study of optics is explored in this exhibition.


Opposite Glasgow Green. 287 I999. Tue-Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 11am—5pm. Home For The Future Expo Until Sun 24 Oct. A tour of the Homes For The Future site. a £10million housing development comprising one hundred homes all designed by leading architects from around the world. Both public and private housing will be created with the aim of combining innovative architecture with urban renewal. Part of Glasgow I 999.

Home Until Sun 24 Oct. To complement the Homes For The Future development. this exhibition looks at the project in the context of the development of the house in the 20th century and addresses various aspects of home design for the future. Parr (JG/(1.9mm l 999.


University of Glasgow. University Avenue. 330 5430. Mon—Sat 9.30am-5pm. Home to the university’s collection of art and sculpture and an on- going programme of temporary exhibitions. the Hunterian also features a re-creation of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's Glasgow house which contains original furnishings. Celebration - Ten Years Of Collecting 1989-1999 Until Sat 16 Oct. To celebrate the gallery's refurbishment. an exhibition of over 1500 works which have been added to the collections since 1989. Among the acquisitions is a rare 20th century painting by Stanley Spencer. a 16th century Chiaroscuro oil by Luca Camiaso plus works by the Scottish colourists. furniture and designs by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and prian by George Stubbs and Lucian Freud.


24—26 Wilson Street. 552 5902. Mon—Wed & Fri 10am—6pm; Thu 10am—7pm; Sat 9.30am-5.30pm. Philippe Starck: For You From Me Fri 30 Jul—Tue 31 Aug. Over 30 exhibits of furniture and lighting, artefacts, prototypes and design studies by designer Philippe Starck. See StyleList, page 112.


18 King Street. 552 2540. Tue-Sat Ham-5.30 m. ,

Unscripte Until Sat 24 Jul. Glasgow School of Art graduate Ben Woodeson creates representations of living spaces and objects from a flooded room to a saucepan left to boil dry.

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W.Eugene Smith A solid retrospective of the American photojournalist who believed photography could act as a catalyst for social change. For four years prior to his death in 1978, Smith recorded the effects of mercury pollution in small Japanese fishing village. Dundee: Dundee Contemporary Arts, until Sun 29 Aug.

Alexander Thomson The 19th century architect, nicknamed 'Greek', who designed much of Victorian Glasgow gets the retrospective treatment. Long overshadowed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, this show finally throws the spotlight on Thomson's achievements. Part of Glasgow 99. Glasgow: The Lighthouse until Sun 79 Sep.

John Coplans Flesh exposure and the ageing process come under scrutiny in the photographs of Coplans, the British-born New Yorker who has snapped the naked human form over the years. Edinburgh: Dean Gallery until Sun 25 Jul.

Food: Design And Culture From ’meat and two veg' to the carry-out revolution a show which looks at the eating habits of the nation. Part of Glasgow 99. Glasgow: Art Gallery 8 Museum Kelvingrove until Sun 22 Aug.

Sentimental Journey: A History Of Souvenirs Sticks of rock to the joys of the kissme-quick hat. Elvis memorabilia to the favoured souvenirs of the pilgrims. A perfect show for the holiday season. Edinburgh: Royal Museum Of Scotland until Sun 9 Jan.

An Isolated Incident Sat 31 Jul—Sat 14 Aug. Artists Paul Carter. Chris Evans. Kate Gray and Janice McNab create new work based on the dialogue between the corporation and the individual.


11 Mitchell Lane. 221 6362. Mon. Wed. Fri & Sat 10.30am—6pm; Tue 11am-6pm; Thu 10.30am-8pm; Sun noon—5pm. Converted from Charles Rennie Mackintosh‘s first major public building and former offices of The Herald. this new building will be the home of Scotland‘s centre for Architecture. Design and the City. Providing two main exhibition galleries and smaller display areas. there will also be facilities for conferences. education and IT suites. a shop and a cafe. On permanent display. the Mackintosh Interpretation Centre documents the life and work of Glasgow's most famous architect-designer.

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