A different view: an exhibition of work by members of the Alcohol Day Unit at Parkhead Hopsital shows at Trongate Studios
ROYAL CONCERT HALL
2 Sauchiehall Street, 287 5511. Mon-Sat lOam—6pm.
An Eye For Music - Music Images For The Millennium Until Mon 31 Jan. One of Scotland’s leading photographers, Marc Marnie, presents his first major exhibition for over ten years. The show features 50 new photographs of some of the most inﬂuential musicians of the last decade. Famous faces include James Brown, Chuck Berry, Nick Cave and Jarvis Cocker. Inshore, Pink And Black Until Mon 31 Jan. Photographs, text work and recorded conversations by artist Ian Stephen documenting the lives of inshore ﬁshermen working in Mull and Iona.
100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. Mon—Fri 9am—4.30pm.
Ralph Cowan Tue l—Tue 29 Feb. Scottish landscape paintings by Ralph Cowan.
26 King Street, 552 2151. Tue—Sat 10am—5.30 m.
Justin Tow er Until Sat 22 Jan. Justin Towler’s work is showcased in this exhibition which features artwork created for the Street Level/Sustrans Public Art Commission. The artist’s brief was to produce a permanent piece of public art with a lens-based component. The result which will be sited along the Clyde Cycle Route comprises ceramic tiles, photographic signposts and rings of Braille text.
Frank Thiel Tue l—Sat 26 Feb. New work by German photographic artist Frank Thiel featuring 25 colour and black and white photographs from the series Monuments, East Berlin (1990), Berlin Wall (1990) and Berlin Prison Gates (1991)
28 King Street, 552 4813. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm.
Lorna McIntyre and Neil Bickerton Sat 29 Jan—Sat 5 Feb. The first in a series of two one-week projects featuring artists Lorna McIntyre and Neil Bickerton who collaborate to produce a site-speciﬁc, material-based work for the gallery space.
63 Tron ate, 552 4267.
Cultura Thu 3 Feb—Sun 5 Mar. Kevin Low exhibits photographs of Scottish cultural icons.
18 Albion Street, 552 2822. Mon-Fri 10am-5pm.
A Different View Until Fri 18 Feb. An exhibition of work by users of the « Alcohol Day Unit at Parkhead Hospital.
70 THE LIST 16 Dec 1999—6 Jan 2000
343 St George’s Road, 332 1808. Mon, Tue & Thu Ilam—7pm; Wed, Fri & Sat 9am—5pm.
Landmarks Of Literacy: Glasgow's Carnegie Libraries Until Sat 22 Jan. An exhibition illustrating the diversity in architectural form of libraries built in Glasgow and the United States from 1901—1915. Part ofGlasgow 1999.
This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions.
ART GALLERY 8: MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE
Argyle Street, Kelvingrove, 287 2699. Mon—Sat 10ant—5pm; Sun llam—Spm. Cafe. Free.
British Gas Wildlife Photographer Of The Year 1998 Until Sun 30 Jan. This annual competition attracts entries from photographers world-wide. The winning entry is Boxing Hares by Manfred
Dane ger of Germany.
Keeping Glasgow In Stitches Until Tue 29 Feb. Free. An exhibition of banners made during Glasgow’s year as European City of Culture in 1990.
AULD KIRK MUSEUM
The Cross, Kirkintilloch, 578 0144. Tue—Sat 10am—1pm & 2-Spm. Scottish Photographic Circle Annual Exhibition Until Sat 22 Jan. An exhibition of work by this elite group of photogra hers.
That Ho iday By The Sea Sat 29 Jan—Sat 26 Feb. Seaside postcards from Victorian times.
HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park, 10 Dumbreck Road, 353 4773. £3.50 (£2.50). Sat & Sun 10am—4pm. Cafe and shop open daily 10am—5pm. 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. Contemporary Scottish Artworks Until Mon 31 Jan. £3.50 (£2.50). A collection of contemporary Scottish artworks on loan from Cyril Gerber Fine Arts.
MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT
Kelvin Hall, 1 Burnhouse Road, 287 2720. Mon-Sat lOam—Spm; Sun 11am-5 m. Free.
Urban ransportation: 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 & ART GALLERIES High Street, 889 3151. Tuesat 10am-5pm; Sun 2—5pm.
Paisley Photographic Society Until Sun 30 Jan. An exhibition of work by this local photographic society.
PEOPLE’S PALACE 8: WINTER GARDEN GlaSgow Green, 554 0223. Mon—Thu & Sat 10am—5pm; Fri & Sun llam—Spm. Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 Until Sun 30 Apr. Items collected by Boer War historian Gordon McBride go on display to mark the centenary of the Boer War, in which many Glaswegian soldiers fought. Photos For The Future Until Sun 20 Feb. In March 1999, the History Channel launched a national project to build an archive of life in the 20th century through a collection of personal photographs. This exhibition presents a selection of the Scottish entries.
SCOTLAND STREET SCHOOL MUSEUM Museum Of Education, 225 Scotland Street, 287 0500. Mon-Thu & Sat lOam—Spm; Fri & Sun 11am—5pm. Free. Designed in 1904 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 19605 school days.
Artism 2000 Until Mon 31 Jan. A major exhibition organised by the Scottish Society for Autistic Children in partnership with Autismo Burgos featuring over 134 artworks by autistic children and adults from all over Europe. Showing alongside the exhibition, are new artworks created by children who attended a workshop at Glasgow’s Project Ability.
ST MUNGO MUSEUM OF RELIGIOUS LIFE AND ART
2 Castle Street, 553 2557. Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 11am-5pm. Free. Sacred Spaces Until Tue 29 Feb. Photographs of the different architectural styles of religious buildings to be found in Glasgow including Glasgow Cathedral and Glasgow Central Mosque.
THE TALL SHIP AT GLASGOW HARBOUR
100 Stobcross Road, 339 0631. Wed llam—4pm. £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.
Story In The Stones Until Sun 30 Apr. (Pumphouse Main Gallery). An exhibition looking at the impact of the industrial ages on Glasgow harbour.
ART GYM 8i CRAFT STUDIO
26 St Stephen Street, 225 5865. Tue—Fri 11am—6.30pm; Sat 10am—6.30pm; Sun noon-6pm.
Mixed Exhibition Permanently on display, a wide range of arts and crafts by local artists.
THE BELLEVUE GALLERY
4 Bellevue Crescent, 557 1663. Tue$at noon—6pm.
Mixed Show Until Mon 31 Jan. Mixed media works by eighteen artists including Henry Kondracki, Steven Hood, Alan McGowan and William Johnstone.
BOURNE FINE ART
6 Dundas Street, 557 4050. Mon-Fri 10am—6 m; Sat 11am—2pm.
The Wil ie Tradition Until Mon 31 Jan. Paintings by John Burnet, Alexander Carse, Alexander Fraser Snr, Andrew Geddes, Walter Geikie and Thomas Sword Good. Mixed Exhibition Tue l—Tue 29 Feb. A selection of work by various artists.
10 Royal Terrace, 556 1010. Mon—Fri 10am—6pm; Sat lOam—lpm.
Mixed Exhibition Until Tue 29 Feb. Paintings from stock including works by George Houston, J.D. Fergusson, Maclauchlan Milne and PW. Adam.
CITY ART CENTRE
2 Market Street, 529 3993. Mon£at 10am—6pm; noon—5pm.
A Momentary View Sat 29 Jan—Sat 25 Mar. Award-winning photographers Tricia Malley and Ross Gillespie capture behind-the-scenes at the University of Edinburgh, with a striking collection of documentary hotographs.
A Recent Giff!) Sat 29 Jan—Sat 25 Mar. A chance to view the Scottish Arts Council Bequest of 1997 which features 123 pieces of art including works by John Bellany, John Byrne, Joan Eardley and Eduardo Paolozzi.
Grindlay Court Centre, Grindlay Street Lane, 229 7941. Mon—Thu lOam-4pm; Fri 10am—2pm.
Big Sale 2 Until Fri 4 Feb. Original artworks at discounted prices, featuring prints, photographs, drawings, sculpture, glasswork and collage.
CYBERIA INTERNET CAFE
88 Hanover Street, 220 4403. Mon—Sat 10am—10pm; Sun noon—7pm.
Joyce Watt Until Fri 4 Feb. Paintings in oil, acrylic and on perspex by Joyce Watt.
THE DEAN GALLERY
Belford Road, 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm. Cafe. Situated opposite the National Gallery of Modern Art, the new Dean Gallery is entirely devoted to art of the 20th century. Formerly a 19th 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, plus works by Giacometti, Picabia, Max Ernst and others. The upper galleries are given over to temporary exhibitions.
Rene Magritte Until Sun 26 Mar. £4 (£3); joint admission with Eileen Agar £5.50 (£4). The king of Surrealism who painted bizarre landscapes, ﬂuffy cotton wool clouds and bowler hatted men raining from the sky is celebrated in an exhibition which gets its only UK showing at The Dean Gallery.
THE DI ROLLO GALLERY
27 Queensferry Street, 220 4150. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5.30pm; Sun noon-4pm.
Recent Acquisitions A changing display of the gallery’s recent purchases.
DUNDAS STREET GALLERY
6a Dundas Street, 558 9363. Mon-Sat 10am—6 m.
Scottis Watercolours Until Tue 29