Castle Toward course show their design and fine art work.

Plano XXI: Portuguese Contemporary Art Until Sat 14 Oct (Mackintosh Gallery). An insight into current developments in Portuguese contemporary art showcasing the work of both established and emerging artists. Didier Fiuza Faustino exhibits photography; Pedro Cabral Santo creates a light and sound installation; Susana Mendes Silva presents a selection of photography; Miguel Leal and Duarte Soares Lema have collaborated to produce a series of showcases containing objects and materials; Antonio Caramelo creates a sound installation and Antonio Rego presents two video projections. See also G-Mac, lntermedia Gallery, Market and Street Level Gallery.

The Guggenheim Museum - Photographs By Adrian Ensor Tue 26 Sep—Fri 6 Oct (Atrium Gallery). Using experimental photographic processes, Ensor captures the architectural imagery of Frank Gehry‘s Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao.


2nd floor (Exhibition Space) and 3rd Floor (G-MAC), 34 Albion Street, 553 2620. Mon—Sat 10am—6pm.

Plano XXI: Portuguese Contemporary Art Until Sat 14 Oct. In the Exhibition Space is a video installation by Cristina Mateus; a documentary video by Entertainment & Co (aka Joao Louro and Joao Tabarra); sculpture by Fernando Ribeiro; a video installation and photography by Filipa Cesar; drawings by Joao Fonte Santa and a sound installation by Paulo Mendes. Video screenings by Antonio Caramelo. Claudia Ulisses, Didier Fiuza Faustino, Filipa Cesar, Francisco Queiros and Rita Castro Neves are on view at G-MAC.


University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, 330 5431. Mon—Sat 9.30am—5pm. Free.

Nono Reinhold -The Stairs Until Sat 27 Jan (Picture Gallery). A series of ten etchings inspired by staircases by Dutch artist Nono Reinhold.

Putting Pen To Paper Thu 21 Sep—Sat 10 Feb (Mackintosh House Gallery). The illustration and graphic design work of Aubrey Beardsley (1872—1898) is on display along with the work of other artists of the period.


18 King Street, 552 2540. Tue—Sun noon—6pm.

Plano XXI: Portuguese Contemporary Art Until Sat 14 Oct. Pedro Moitinho has created a video installation; Joao Onofre shows video works; Alexandre Estrela creates a video installation; and Francisco Queiros exhibits video works.


11 Mitchell Lane, 221 6362. Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat 10.30am—6pm; Tue 11am—6pm; Thu 10.30am—8pm; Sun noon—5pm. £1 (includes entry to all exhibitions).

Connecting Cultures Until Sun 22 Oct. A celebration of the contribution of the minority ethnic community to Scottish society and culture. The exhibition is the centrepiece of the threads in the Tartan Festival which has been designed to explore the importance and meaning of Scottish identity within ethnic communities.

0-2 yo Until Sun 1 Oct. A selection of architectural designs produced by Gareth Hoskins Architects.

Design In The First Degree Until Sun 1 Oct. An exhibition of the best work by young designers from Scotland’s Art and Design colleges.

GIA Annual Awards Until Sun 29 Oct. An exhibition celebrating outstanding contributions to architecture in the west of Scotland, plus an exhibition of Student Award projects.

dgp@mm Tue 3—Sun 22 Oct. Documentary photographer Steve Gillies captures the vibrancy of the city with an exhibition of Glasgow’s cityscapes and citizens.


Station Road, Milngavie, 578 8847. Tue—Fri 10am—lpm, 2—5pm; Sat & Sun 2-5pm.

From The Borders To Brittany Until Thu 5 Oct. Landscapes and seascapes of Scotland and France by Scottish Borders- based artist Douglas Davies.

Words As Images Until Fri 6 Oct. The Society of Scribes and llluminators celebrates its 80th anniversary with a contemporary exhibition of letter work presented on silk, fine papers, driftwood and ceramics.


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

Deus ex Machina Until Wed 4 Oct. PM.

Laura and Jan Hoogenboom show work in Britain for the first time in an exhibition which addresses themes of mythology, occult science, politics and social issues. See review.


71 Houldsworth Street, Finnieston, 221 4799. Tue—Sat noon—6pm.

Margot Sandeman Sat 23 Sep—Sat 28 Oct. Described by Hugh Crawford as ‘a poet who paints’ and a contemporary of Joan Eardley and Ian Hamilton Findlay, Margot Sandeman’s Sonnets series of paintings goes on display.


322 & 324 Duke Street, 550 1185. Tue-Fri noon-6pm; Sat 10am—4pm; Sun noon—4pm.

Plano XXI: Portuguese Contemporary Art Until Sat 14 Oct. Artists showing work at Market include Fernando Jose Pereira who creates three digital clocks; Joao Louro has produced a sound installation and Rita Castro Neves shows colour photography


304 Maryhill Road, 332 9115. Mon-Fri 10am—3pm.

Create Until Fri 20 Oct. An exhibition of young people’s designs, artworks and sculpture for the Forth and Clyde Canal, created during a Scotland’s Year of the Artist workshop.


James Moir Hall, North Street, 287 2999. Mon—Thu 9am-8pm; Fri—Sat 9am-5pm. Tom Neil Until Sat 23 Sep. New paintings by Glasgow-based artist, Tom Neil.


Centre For Developmental Arts, 18 Albion Street, 552 2822. Mon—Fri 10am—5pm.

Maureen Herricks Until Fri 13 Oct. New paintings by the visually impaired artist, Maureen Herricks.


118 Douglas Street, 248 6386. Mon—Fri 10.30am—5pm; Sat 10.30am-1pm. Alastair W. Thomson Until Sat 30 Sep. A selection of oils.


2 Sauchiehall Street, 287 5511. Mon—Sun 10am-7 m.

Art Unlimited Until Sun 22 Oct. A mixed show of paintings by members of a Stirling-based arts club.


100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. Mon-Fri 9am—4.30pm.

Exhibition Of Paintings Mon 2—M0n 30 Oct. Paintings by Margaret Duff, Maeve Kinloch and Nancy McHarg.


6 Burnfield Road, Giffnock, 638 1200. Tue—Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm and Cresswell Lane (off Bytes Road), 638 1200. Tue—Sat Ham—5.30pm; Sun noon—5 m.

Emerging Artists Partnership Two new galleries from the Emerging Artists Partnership Ltd, showcasing the work of leading art schools throughout Scotland and the UK.


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

Plano XXI: Portuguese Contemporary Art Until Sat 14 Oct. On show at Street Level is new works by artists Joao Tabarr and Ines Pais. Both working in the medium of photography, Tabarr creates a large-scale tableau depicting scenes of existence and Pais presents Revolutionary Kit (2000), which challenges spectators and cash point users with the threat of sabotage to their operations.

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Plano XXI Proving that Portugal is not just a popular holiday destination, a veritable feast of contemporary Portuguese art, film and music descends on Glasgow. Glasgow: Various venues, until Sat 74 Oct. Beck’s Futures This major new annual art prize initiated by Beck’s Bier and the ICA stops off in Glasgow as part of a UK tour. The winning video work Gobstopper by Roderick Buchanan is on show along with work by Scottish- based artists Chad McCall, Lucy McKenzie, David Shrigley, Liz Arnold, Cathy Wilkes and Martin Boyce. Glasgow: C CA at McLe/lan Galleries, until Sat 14 Oct. See review.

The Private Klee: Works By Paul Klee From The Burgi Collection Edinburgh gets the only UK showing of work by one of the 20th century's most innovative artists, Paul Klee. Edinburgh: Dean Gallery, until Sun 22 Oct.

New Work Scotland Programme II The second in a series of three exhibitions highlighting the work of up-and-coming Scottish-based artists. Jonathan Owen and collaborative duo Love Laboratory are next up. Edinburgh: Collective Gallery, until Sun 8 Oct. See review.

Amoebase Living and breathing in Transmissions basement gallery is Lyndal Jefferies’ incredible installation. Comprising sixteen liquid-filled pools fitted with low level frequencies, amoebic forms metamorphose throughout the day. Glasgow: Transmission until Sat 7 Oct. See review.

Men Of The Clyde: Stanley Spencer's Vision At Port Glasgow (1940-1947) Last chance to see Spencer’s visionary paintings of the shipyard works at Lithgow's Yard. Edinburgh: National Portrait Gallery until Sun 7 Oct.

Breda Beban Still Moving photographic works and video pieces conveying a sense of loss by the former Yugoslavia-born artist Breda Beban. Edinburgh: Stills, Tue 26 Sep—Sat 78 Nov. See preview. Expressions: Scottish Art 1976-1989 Dundee plays host to a major survey of Scottish art dating from 1976-1989. Featured artists include Alison Watt, John McLean, Peter Howson, Steven Campbell and Callum Innes. Dundee: Dundee Contemporary Arts and Mc/vlanus Galleries until Sun 5 Nov.

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