Station Road, Milngavie. 578 8847. Tue—Fri l0am—1pm. 2—5pm; Sat & Sun 2—5pm.

Young People's Art Sat l3—Fri 26 May. Drawings. prints and ceramics by young people who attended art classes at the gallerv over the last year.

Worship And Praise Sat l3—Fri 26 May. The gallery's recent purchase The Stations ()f The Cross by Adrian Wiszniewski is shown alongside scenes of Christian workshop by a selection of Scottish artists.


200 Bath Street. 331 0722. Tue—Sat 9am—6pm.

Five Sat 6—Thu 8 Jun. Recent work by five printmakers: Ilelen Fay, llctty llaxworth, Rachel Owen. Talbot Christie and Juliet Addenbrooke, reflecting the diversity of printmaking techniques.

THE LOFT GALLERY 71 Ilouldsworth Street. Finnieston, 221 4799. Tue—Sat noon—6pm.

Five Conceptual Artists Until Sat 13 May. Conceptual artists David Wishart. Kirsty Anderson, Lynne McCabe, Sally Osbourne and Anne Iilliot create a site- specilie installation for the gallery space. City Zones II B III: New Works Sat 20 May—Sat 3 Jun. New work by photographer Sam Bell featuring images from Newcastle-Upon-'I‘yne, Leeds, London and Glasgow. Bell‘s most recent work has been published in Portfolio, The British Journal Of Photography, Professional Photographer and the Royal Photographic Society magazines.

PENTAGON CENTRE 36 Washington Street. 221 2123. Mon—Fri 9am—6pm. Open Sat by arrangement. (‘afe.

The Body Is Still A Good Read 'l‘liu 18 May—Fri 30 Jun. Contemporary painters Rosemary Beaton. Alison llarper. Diana Leslie. Jennifer Mcrae and Cathy Richmond show new work inspired by the body.


Centre For Developmental Arts, 18 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon—Fri l0am—5pm.

Recent Work Until Fri 26 May. An exhibition of work by Leslie Nimmo, Storeen Hawthorne. Alex (‘onnechen Neil Gillies and Linda Smith.

Sitting pretty: inflatable chair from a show of new Finnish designers at Glasgow

School of Art


1 18 Douglas Street. 248 6386. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm: Sat 10.30am—lpm.

The Glasgow Group Until Sat 13 May. Oil and watercolour paintings by members of the Glasgow Group.

Marie Hart Sat 20 May—Sat 3 Jun. Oil

1 paintings by Marie Ilart.

? ROYAL concern HALL 2 Sauchiehall Street, 287 5511. Daily

10am—7 m (till 9.30pm on concert days).

' Kennet A. Burns Until Mon 29 May. : An exhibition of paintings in association 1 with the Gatehouse Gallery.

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I00 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. Mon—Fri (him—4.30pm.

Future Origin Until Sun 30 Apr. Recent works by Glasgow School ofArt graduate and resident scenic artist for the

: RSAMD. Jamie Mackay.

l Colour For Health Until Wed 31 May. a New paintings by Margaret S. Thomson inspired by the natural world.

SCOTLANDART.COM () Burnl'ield Road, Giffnock, 638 1200. Mon—Sat 10am—5.30pm; Sun noon—5pm. . Emerging Artists Partnership A new gallery from the Emerging Artists L Partnership Ltd. showcasing the work of ; leading art schools throughout Scotland

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26 King Street, 552 2151. Tue—Sat l0am—5.30pm.

Adesh Andrew McDermid Until Sat 10 Jun. Andrew McDermid travelled to remote

; areas in Northern India to photograph over i twenty portraits of liidiaii holy men

(Sadhus). The result is a stunning collection

of black and white and cibachrome prints, offering a rare insight of these mystical gurus. See review.


28 King Street. 552 4813. Tue—Sat


Ellen Cantor Until Sat l3 May.

American born. London-based artist

lillen (‘antor shows narrative video

projections and a series of drawings, in

her first exhibition in Scotland.


18 Albion Street, 552 2822. Mon—Fri Illani—Spin.

Captured Light Until Fri 12 May. Recent work by John (fonnor.

A Taste Of Trongate Studios Wed 17 May—Fri 2 Jun. An exhibition of work by members of the studio, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Millennium Festival Fund as part of Museums and Galleries Month 2000.

This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions.


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

Continuum - Textiles To Celebrate The Millennium Until Wed 31 May. An exhibition of work by contemporary craftspeople, organised by the Association of Guilds of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.

Wild, Wet And Wonderful Until Sun 3 Sep. Scotland’s historic peat bogs, their importance to the environment and the dangers they face, are explored in this touring exhibition from Scottish Natural Heritage.


The Cross, Kirkintilloch, 578 0144. Tue—Sat lOam—lpm & 2—5pm. Free. Many Happy Returns Sat 13 May—Sat 10 Jun. A selection of birthday cards from the 1870s—1940s.


2060 Pollokshaws Road, 287 2550. Mon—Thu & Sat l0am—5pm; Fri & Sun 11am—5pm. Free.

Wild Tigers 0f Bandhavgarh Until Sun 19 Nov. A major exhibition of paintings, sculpture and installation highlighting the plight of the Wild Tiger by fifteen international contemporary and wildlife artists including Peter Howson, Nicola Hicks and Hock Aun-Teh.

GLASGOW BOTANIC GARDENS 730 Great Western Road, 334 2422. Daily 11am—4pm. Free.

On The Wild Side Until Sun 1 Oct. An exhibition presented by the Glasgow Natural History Society, looking at the natural history of the Botanic Gardens.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park, 10 Dumbreck Road, 353 4773. Sun—Thu 10am—4pm; Sat 10am—3pm. . £3.50 £2.50).

Annis Fttzhugh an Sam Bell Until Sun 4 Jun. An exhibition of recent work by printmakerAnnis Fitzhugh and photographer Sam Bell.


Kelvin Ilall, l Burnhouse Road, 287 2720. Mon—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun

1 1am—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.

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

People 5 Choice Until Wed 31 May. The famous and not-so-famous citizens of Paisley select items from the permanent coHecnon.

The Paisley Art Institute Annual Exhibition Until Sun 14 May. The ll2th year of this annual selling exhibition featuring paintings, drawings and sculpture by various artists.

PEOPLE'S PALACE 8: WINTER GARDEN Glasgow Green, 554 0223. Mon—Thu & Sat 10am—-5pm; Fri & Sun Ham—5pm. Free.

Boer War 1899-1902 Until Tue 30 May. 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.

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exhibitions this fortnight

Without Day Artists Nathan Coley, Chad McCall and others offer up proposals for events, artworks and cultural happenings to take place at the new Scottish Parliament. A vigorous alternative: take note ye politiCiaits. Edinburgh: City Art Centre until Sat 3 Jun.

In Glass Loopholes Four Glasgow artists Victoria Morton, Samantha Murray, Jenny O’Boyle and Julie Parker show that abstract art is alive and kicking. See preview. Glasgow: lntermedia Gallery until Sat 27 May.

FrankfurterSchule 2000 Young artists from Frankfurt show multi-media work a chance to view what is happening in Germany. Glasgow: Exhibition Space Fri 12 May—Sat 73 Jun.

Designs Of Desire Extravagant designs by a host of artists and designers including Piranesi to Pugin. See review. Edinburgh: National Gallery until Sun 78 Jun.

Moment Beat Streuli, Fischli and Weiss and others explore the moment and beyond. A show well-worth spending time with. Dundee: Dundee Contemporary Arts until Mon 29 May.

The British Art Show 5 With over 50 artists at eight Edinburgh venues, The British Art Show is a mixed bag. is British art in crisis or did the British Art Show selectors lose their way? Best to catch Martin Cieed’s balloon-filled room at lnverleith House and Richaid Wright’s wall painting and Sarah Lucas’s self-portraits at the Talbot Rice. Edinburgh: City Art Centre, Collective Gallery, Dean Gallery, Fruitmarket Gallery, lnverleith House, National Gallery Of Modern Art, Stills Gallery, Talbot Rice Gallery until Sun 4 Jun.



100 Stobcross Road, 339 0631. Daily

10am—5pm. £3.50 (£2.95); accompanied

children free.

Five Thousand Days At Sea An

exhibition on board the only C‘lydcbuilt

sailing ship still afloat in the UK,

documenting her adventures on the hiin

seas between 1897 and I919.

Story In The Stones (l’uiiiphotise Main

Gallery). An exhibition looking at the

impact of the industrial ages on (iltisgow


; Morse And More (l‘umpliotise lower

| Gallery). A hands-on exhibition, aimed at children. looking at the world of

communication. You can operate a state-

of-thc-art optical telegraph used in 'lIC

Napoleonic wars, try out the live—needle

telegraph and crank up World War ll field


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