ART listings

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James Moir Hall, North Street, 305 2999. Mon-Thu 9am—8pm; Fri—Sat 9am-5pm. Glasgow Illustrated Until Sat 18 Dec. Featuring over 150 images drawn from the Mitchell Library’s vast collection of visual material relating to Glasgow, this exhibition shows the changing aspects of

Glasgow and its people over four centuries.

Artists include William Simpson, Thomas . nnan, William Graham, George Oliver, Joseph Swan and Thomas Fairbairn. Part Of Glasgow 1999.


Centre For Developmental Arts, 18 Albion Street, 552 2822. Mon-Fri 10am—5pm. New Sites Until Fri 29 Oct. An installation of rooms created by pe0ple moving out of institutions.

The Trongate Studios Until Fri 3 Dec. A group show by members of the Trongate Studios.

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118 Douglas Street, 248 6386. Mon-Fri 10.30am-5pm; Sat 10.30am-1pm.

RGI Exhibitionship - Jason Pyper Davis Sat 9—Sat 23 Oct. Oils and mixed media works by Jason Pyper Davis.


2 Sauchiehall Street, 287 5511. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

Now. Right Now Until Sat 23 Oct. Paintings from recent Glasgow School of Art graduate Steven Anderson, whose work has caught the attention of Chris Evans and Robert Carlyle.

Aalco Photographic Exhibition Until Sun 31 Oct. The results of a competition set by Aalco, the UK’s largest multi-metal distributors, in which students at the Fine Art Photographic Department at Glasgow School ofArt were briefed to portray the future in a portfolio of six pictures. The three finalists are Graham Govan, Ida Lindstrom and Ben Tanner.

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a culturally diverse selection of older people in Scotland to mark the UN Year of Older Persons.


8—10 Balcarres Avenue, Kelvindale, 339 6185. Mon—Wed 10am-5pm; Sat 1—5pm. Thu & Fri by appointment.

Design And Scenography In Mask And Puppet Theatre Until Fri 31 Dec. Craft and design from the puppet theatre including set designs, scale models and drawings to working figures and masks. Part of Glasgow 1999.


26 King Street, 552 2151. Tue—Sat 10am-5.30pm.

Stephen Partridge Tue 12 Oct—Sat 27 Nov. Three works by artist and producer Stephen Partridge. The installation for two projectors, . . . for one of your smiles explores the nature of video and projection, Slap Movie is an interactive installation for mini projectors and This is a sentence is an interactive CD-Rom made in collaboration with David Cunningham.

I Belong 2 Tue 12 Oct—Sat 27 Nov. Following on from the exhibition held at the gallery last year, which involved photography and writing workshops in response to an exhibition of drawings and photographs by Sarajevo orphans, Glasgow school pupils worked with Street Level and playwright Janet Paisley to produce ‘Fortune Tellers’, based on the children’s game of folding paper into the shape of a pyramid which through the movement of fingers reveals different images and text.

THE TALL SHIP AT GLASGOW HARBOUR 100 Stobcross Road, 339 0631. Daily 10am—5pm. £3.50 (£2.50—£2.95).

Five Thousand Days At Sea Until Sun 30 Apr. Exhibition on board the only Clydebank sailing ship still afloat in the UK documenting her adventures on the high seas between 1897 and 1919. GalGael Until Sun 31 Oct. (Pumphouse Side Gallery). The Galgael Trust, set up by unemployed people, present a 12ft model of a Scottish longship, constructed entirely of recycled materials.

Story In The Stones Until Sun 30 Apr. (Pumphouse Main Gallery). An exhibition looking at the impact of the industrial ages on Glasgow harbour.


28 King Street, 552 4813. Tue—Sat 11am—5pm.

Day Of The Donkey Day Tue 19 Oct—Sat 13 Nov. A group show featuring new work by Peter Land, Chris Evans, Rebecca Warren, Glenn Brown, Caro Bensca and Futuro.


18 Albion Street, 552 2822. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm.

Alex Aitchison Until Fri 15 Oct. Recent paintings.

Judith Patterson Until Fri 3 Dec. Ceramics by Judith Patterson.

UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE Department OfArchitecture and Building Science, 131 Rottenrow, 552 4400. Mon—Fri 9am—9 m.

Millennium Visions - The SEDA Student Award 1999 Until Fri 15 Oct. A display of the winning entries for an ecologically themed design competition, which was open to students of architecture, planning, landscape, interiors, furniture and product design throughout the UK.

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Argyle Street, Kelvingrove, 287 2699. Mon—Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm. Cafe. Free.

Close Encounters - Discovering Nature In Glasgow Until Sun 28 Nov. Shirley Ann Tipping documents a year in Glasgow

through photographs and film, capturing nature, a diversity of habitats and wildlife

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Kong People's Art Exhibition Until Mon 1 Nov. A display of the medal- winning works from the annual art

com tition o n to youn 0 le. Design Mach‘iiie Until 315ng Jan. See Glasgow Design Festival feature, page 109 and review.

Glasgow At Our Feet Until Sun 9 Jan. Glasgow school pupils drew sites of specific architectural interest which in turn were used to create the design of a huge marmoleum floor in the gallery. Architecture Today In Scottish Local Authorities Mon Il—Fri 29 Oct. Illustrations and photographs of current work of architecture from all of Scotland’s local authorities.


The Cross, Kirkintilloch, 578 0144. Tue—Sat IOam—lpm & 2—5pm. Free. Stretching The Boundaries Until Sat 6 Nov. Embroidery exhibition from the Brunel Brodierers.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park, 10 Dumbreck Road, 353 4773. £3.50 (£2.50). Cafe.

Digital Design Studio Until Fri 29 Oct. Annual exhibition by the Digital Design Studio featuring computer animation, simulations and current research projects.


Kelvin Hall, 1 Burnhouse Road, 287 2720. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am-5pm. Free.

Urban Transportation: The Future Until Mon 31 Jul. A look at urban transportation featuring a day in the life of ‘a family of the future’ which explains how lifestyle choices will be influenced by the changing technology. Part of Glasgow 1999.

PAISLEY MUSEUM 8t ART GALLERIES High Street, 889 3151. Tue-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 2-5pm.

The Uncut Cloth Until Sun 24 Oct. Over 150 South Asian textiles dating from the early 18th century to the present day go on display, illustrating the range and versatility of the single piece garment, their cultural significance and techniques of production.

The Singh Tartan Until Sun 24 Oct. To accompany The Uncut Cloth exhibition, a small display documenting Scotland’s first tartan, created by Baron Iqbal Singh.

PEOPLE'S PALACE Br WINTER GARDEN Glasgow Green, 554 0223. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am-5pm.

Building For Glasgow Until Mon 11 Oct. Participants have been asked to design a building for Glasgow on the back of a postcard, which in turn will be realised in different media, architectural models and computer graphics, in a MIM artist-led project produced by Suspect Culture in partnership with Tramway.

ROYAL HIGHLAND FUSIUERS MUSEUM 518 Sauchiehall Street, 332 0961. Soldier's Of The Raj Mon 18 Oct-Fri 5 Nov. This exhibition looks at the history of the Imperial Indian Army through pictures, photographs, paintings and informative leaflets.


2 Castle Street, 553 2557. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun 11am-5pm. Free.

A Tea House For Glasgow: Tradition, Adaptation And Innovation Mon 18—Wed 27 Oct. See Glasgow Design Festival feature, page 109.

SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM Museum Of Education, 225 Scotland Street, 429 1202. Mon—Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 2—5 m. Free.

Future ystems Until Sun 31 Oct. The cutting-edge London-based architecture practice, Future Systems show models, drawings, plans and photographs of realised and unrealised designs. Part of Glasgow 1999.