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Tabloid Culture: The Popular Print In England 1500-1850 l'ntil Sat 3l Mar. A touring show of over I00 rare prints produced from the 16th to the |9th century. which served as the tabloid newspapers of their day. ranging in subject matter from sex. war. politics and royalty.

Tabloid Culture Talks Wed 7 Mar. lpm. Free. (‘urator Peter Black talks about the Tabloid Culture exhibition. currently on show in the gallery.

The Howarth Gift Until Wed 9 May. A commemorative selection of work by (‘harles Rennie Mackintosh and his contemporaries. donated by Dr Thomas Ilowarth(1914—2000). a leading scholar and collector.


l8 King Street. 552 2540. Tue-Sun noon» 6pm.

Shauna McMullan and Margaret Barron Until Sun 4 Mar. New work by two Glasgow-based artists. Shauna McMullan's installation is made up of thousands of skies cut out from postcards suspended from the gallery ceiling while Margaret Barron creates site-specific. small paintings placed outdoors with larger urban landscapes in the interior gallery space. ENDS THIS ISSUE.

The Precautionary Principle Sat l()--Sat 31 Mar. Judy Spark looks at how unseen environmental factors affect our well-being. focusing primarily on the mobile phone revolution. JOHN GREEN FINE ART I82 Bath Street. 333 I991. Mon—Fri l0.30am~5piii; Sat 10.30am- 1 pm.

A Winter Selection A changing selection of traditional and contemporary paintings including works by FA. Walton. Carlo Rossi. John Bellany. John Houston. William Miller Frazer and Sir William MacTaggart.


2 Sinclair Drive. 632 08l0. Mon & Tue l0am—8pm‘. Wed l0am—5pm; Thu noon—8pm; Fri—Sat 9am—5pm. Stewart Shaw Thu l--Sat 3| Mar. Photographer Stewart Shaw captures the changing moods of Glasgow's Queen's Park in an exhibition of black and white photographs.


l l Mitchell Lane. 22l 6362. Mon. Wed. Fri 8; Sat 10.30am~6pm; Tue 1 lam—6pm; Thu l0.30am—8pm; Sun noon—5pm. £1 (includes entry to all exhibitions).

The Geometry Of Chance - Art In Public Spaces Until Sun 4 Mar (Young Designers Gallery). An installation of models for the art in public spaces project by Danish artists Dorte l)ahlin and Mogens Moller.

Dundee By Design Until Sun 25 Mar (Review Gallery). The winning competition entries of the Dundee by

Design Awards 2000. an organisation which promotes the economic benefits of all aspects of design.

Design For An Ideal World Fri 9 Mar—Wed 4 Apr. Fourth year students of the Visual Communications Course at Glasgow School ofArt were set a brief to design a family of identities for Glasgow-based TV company Ideal World.

Convergence Conference Fri 9 8.: Sat l0 Mar. £95. A major conference which looks at current design developments and offers a platform for the launch of ideas from a new generation of designers in the Design For An Ideal World exhibition. Chaired by Andrew Summers. chief executive of the Design Council. speakers include Philip Dodd. director of London's ICA and Zad Rogers and Hamish Barbour of multimedia and production company Ideal World.

Parasites/T he City Of Small Things Thu 1 Mar. l0.30am—4.30pm. £l0. To book call 014] 225 84H. A one- day conference on housing and housing quality which brings together the exhibition organisers and key participating architects with local practitioners and Scottish Homes to explore relevant to Scotland. Speakers include Stewart Nichol. Scottish Homes. Niall McLaughlin and Mechthild Stuhlmacher. Parasite Foundation.


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

Bearsden Art Club Until Sat 24 Mar. Annual show of over 200 oil and watercolour paintings by various artists.


200 Bath Street. 33] 0722. Tue—Sat 9am-6pm.

Stranded ln Glasgow Until Wed 14 Mar. A group show of over 100 pieces of art by members of this embroidery group which was set up by Kirsty Gibbs in an effort to keep this dying art form alive.


James Moir Hall. North Street. 287 2999.

Mon—Thu 9am—8pm; Fri-Sat 9am—5pm. Sharing Will Save The World Tue 6—Sat l0 Mar. Share International is a monthly magazine which features articles about the transformations taking place in the economic. political. social. environmental and spiritual fields. Each issue. the back cover displays a poignant black and white photograph. a collection of which are featured in this exhibition.

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

Swatches Fri 2—Fri 23 Mar. Contemporary textiles from specialist art studios across Europe.



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11am - MIDNIGHT 7 DAYS (12.30pm-1Zam SUN) The Arches new exhibition space is committed to showmg the work of emerging Scottish artists


80 THE LIST 1—15 Mar 2001

RGI KELLY GALLERY 1 18 Douglas Street. 248 6386. Mon Fri l0.30am~5pm; Sat l0.30am- r 1 pm.

James Gorman and Marvin


Elliot Until Sat 3 Mar. Oil paintings and wood carvings.

232 Embroidery Group Sat I0~Sat 24 Mar. Iixhibition of embroidery by members of the group.


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

Maggie Gordon Thu I—Sat 3| Mar. Paintings.


6 Burnfield Road. Giffnock. 638 I200. Tue-Sat 10am—5pm; Sun noon—5pm; Cresswell Lane (off Byres Road). 638 I200. Tue—Sat l lam-5.30pm; Sun noon—5pni

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 2l5 I. Tue—Sat l0am—5.30pm.

GStreet Level Open Until Sat 24 Mar. The fourth annual open exhibition of photographic works by fifteen artists selected by the gallery and guest selec- tors artist Roderick Buchanan. art critic Moira Jeffrey and curator Patricia Fleming. Featured artists include Virginia Brunnen with her humorous colour prints Drrtii'i'ng With 3 Nomi/es". Stephen Healy’s large—scale digital print of egg boxes in Iigg Print and self-portrait colour photographs by Kathleen Little. See Hitlist.


25 Albert Drive. 287 3900. Tue—Sun noon—8pni

OMirror’s Edge Fri 2 Mar—Sun I5 Apr. A major exhibition featuring work by 26 internationally established artists and collaborative groups including the I999 Turner Prize winner Steve McQueen. Thomas Hirschhorn. Francis Alys. Thomas Demand and C eal Floyer. See preview. See Hitlist. NEW SHOW.

28 King Street. 552 4813. Tue—Sat I lam—5pm. Dub ‘I-in TROODer Sat 3—Sat 31

Photographs of Queen’s Park by Stewart Shaw on show at Langside Library

Mar. Collaboration is the theme of this group show of work by well-known artist duos from Scotland. London. Austria and the ISA. Featured artists include the exhibition curators. John Beagles and Graham Ramsay who show their recently acquired studio/industrial unit which comprises a sculpture workshop and baby pink latex rubber

gimp outfits; works by the 70s duo Bob

and Bob (now defunct); David Burrows and Bob and Roberta Smith show documentation of their art school 'I.e Iicole dc Burroch Bob Smith“. Austrian duo Markus Muntean and Adi Rosebltim show paintings of the ‘Beautiful People' taken from fashion and lifestyle magazines; and finally. Paul McCarthy and Mike Kelley show one of their examinations of dysfunctional family life. NEW SHOW.


l8 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon Fri 10am 5pm.

Voyages Fri 2 -Fri 23 Mar. Recent works by 'I'rongate Sttidios member John Jack.

Glasgow Museums

This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions. For details of other permanent attractions, see Glasgow City Life, page 86.


Argyle Street. Kelvingrove. 287 2699. Mon—Tl‘hu & Sat l0am 5pm; Fri 8; Sun I lam»5pm. Cafe. Free.

Hubble’s Universe I'ntil Sun I Apr. An exhibition of the striking images captured by the Hubble Telescope which has been in orbit over 300 miles above the Iiarth.

Sebastiao Salgado Until Sun 1 Apr. Drawn from Glasgow Museums‘ collection. photographs by one of the world's leading photojournalists. Brazilian-born Salgado who made a major impact on the world of images in 1993 with Workers. a dramatic documentation of manual labour. See review.


Lie Of The Land Sat 3 Mar—Sat 28 Apr. After a major Lottery refurbishment. paintings of local views by various artists.