Art listings

Burrell Collection continued

The Fabulous Burrell Tapestries Wed 19 Jun. I 1.30am. Themed guide tour of the Burrell (‘ollection witlt Dina Ward.


l'pper (‘olquhoun Street. 01436 673900. Mon Sun 1.30- 5.30pm. Inspirations t'ntil Sun 27 ()ct. (‘entenary exhibition showcasing work from some of the great names itt British domestic design. all of whom have been inspired by (‘harles Rennie Mackintosh. The shows features furniture. glass. metalwork. textiles and include works by Sir Terence (‘ottran. Johtt Makepeace. Danny l.ane. Alison Kinnaird and many others.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. 10 Dumbreck Road. 3534773. Daily l0atn 5pm.

John Taylor l7nti1 Sat 8 Jun. Paintings.

MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT Kelvin Hall. 1 Burnhouse Road. 287 2720. Mon Thu & Sat 10am 5pm: Fri & Sun 1 Iain 5pm.

Fire! l'ntil Thu 31 Oct. The history of firefighting in the west of Scotland is documented itt this exhibition featuring a Leyland Firemaster engine givett to the museum by the Strathclyde Fire Brigade and objects from the past and present.


High Street. 889 3151. Tue Sat

10am 5pm; Sun 2-~5pm. Free. Paisley Art Institute 1 14th Annual Exhibition tintil Sun 9 Jun. The 1 14th annual exhibition from this local art organisation. featuring painting and sculpture.

Royalty - An Exhibition for the Jubilee l'ntil Mon 30 Sep. In celebration of the Queen‘s golden jubilee year. an exhibitiondocumenting Paisley’s Royal connections.


(ilasgow (ireen. 554 0223. Mon» Thu & Sat 10am 5pm; Fri & Sun

llatn 5pm.

Old Ways and New Directions l'ntil Autumn. An exhibition of historic mental health items collected by (ilasgow Mttseums since 1995.


2 ('astle Street. 553 2557. Mon Thu (K; Sat 10am 5pm: Fri & Sun 1 1am 5pm. Milestones to Amritsar tintil Sun 4 Attg. This exhibition charts the journey of Preston-born storyteller Roop Singh as he travels through lttdia to the (iolden Temple of Amritsar iit Punjab.


100 Stobcross Road. 339 0631. Daily 10am 5pm. £4.50 (£3.25): accompanied children free.

Five Thousand Days at Sea An exhibition on board the only (‘lydebuilt sailing ship still afloat in the UK. documenting her adventures on the high seas between 1897 and 1919. The Story of Glenlee This new permanent exhibition provides an insight into what life was what like for sea travellers in 1896 through a combination of graphic panels. audio trails attd reconstructed areas.

Story in the Stones (Putnphouse Maitt (iallery). An exhibition looking at the impact of the industrial ages on (ilasgow' harbour.

Morse and More (Pumphouse l.ower (iallcryi. A hands—on exhibition. aimed at children. looking at the world of cottnnuttication.

88 THE LIST (3 70 Jun .7007

Edinburgh Galleries


6 Dundas Street. 557 4050. Mon Fri 10am 6pm; Sat llattt 2pm. Scottish Paintings and Watercolours t'ntil Sat 29 Jun. A selection of paintings and watercolours.


0207 713 5600.

Access Expo 2002 Wed 19 Jun. 10am -6pm. Medecins Sans Frontieres' touring exhibition allows ordinary people to experience what it feels like to be sick with no treatment. Spin the wheel of misfortune to learn your fate as one of the millions of people around the world who cannot afford treatment for curable diseases. See Parliament Square.


10 Royal 'I‘errace. 556 1010. Mon-Fri 10am—6pm: Sat by appointment. Mixed Exhibition l.'nti| 29 Jun. Paintings from stock including works by (ieorge Houston. JD Fergusson. .‘ylaclauchlan .Milne and PW Adam.


38 Home Street. 228 4141. Advanced Diploma Exhibition l'nlil Thu 6 Jun. Final year show for students on the advanced diploma photography course at Stevenson College.


2 Market Street. 529 3993. Mon. Tue. Fri & Sat 10am 6pm: Wed & Thu 10am-8pm: Stilt noon 5pm. £6 (£4.50): family ticket £15.

The Art of Star Wars l'ntil Sun 8 Sep. The only Scottish showing of this major touring exhibition which goes behinds the scenes to witness the creation of the storytelling. science- 1iction. film and entertainment phenomenon that is Slur Hints; The show features more than 200 original objects drawn from the archives of (ieorge Lucas including original conceptual drawings of R2-D2 and ('-3P(). costumes for Luke Skywalker and Darth Vadat‘ and artwork frotn the new liltn Slur tl'urx: lipism/e II

.'lllll(‘l\' ()f'l‘lu' ('lum's'. See review.


22—28 ('ockburn Street. 220 1260.

Wed Sat 10.30am 5pm: Sun 3 5pm. Mick Peter - Decerebrator t'ntil Sun 9 Jun. For his first solo show. Mick Peters reflects on the absurdities of life in a show that promises to be ‘a strange and purposeless mix of fact attd claptrap that teeters uneasily on the edge of burlesque'.

Artur Zmijewski l'ntil Sun 9 Jun. Polish artist Artur Xmijew ski shows his video Singing LUSH)” which features a choir composed of deaf people singing a section frotn a Polish Mass.

0 Kirsty Whiten - Right-on Mum Sat l5 Jun Sttn 14 Jul. A first solo show of new work by tidinburgh (‘ollege of Art graduate Kirsty Whiten. The show features figurative drawings and paintings and includes work from the (‘ollective (iallery‘s .S'r/u'miug pro-

ject in which four artists were selected

to work with residents in Dumbiedykes. See preview and llitlist. NEW SHOW. Babak Ghazi Sat 15 Jun—-Sun 14 Jul. New work in the project room by Babak (ihazi.


(Formerly (iallery 41 ). 41 Dundas Street. 557 4569. Mon Fri 10.30am~5.30pm: Sat 10.30am 5pm. Mixed Exhibition l'ntil Wed 12 Jun. Recent paintings by Rachel ('arroll. Beth Robertson. Brian Kcany. J1) Henderson.Tony (iillespie and Andrew Pearson.

Mixed Exhibition Sat 15 Jun Wed 10 Jul. New paintings by Drummond Mayo. Anne Anderson. Mary Davidson attd Briatt Keany. NEW SHOW.

Granite Suite by John McLean on show at Edinburgh Printmakers


at Marie (’urie llottse. 29 Albany Street. 478 7050. Mon Sat 10am 5pm.

Text Messages l'ntil Sat 22 Jun. (iregory Robisoit organises this exhibition of woodblock prints by artists who were im ited to produce an original work based on any verse in the gospel.


Belford Road. 624 6200 (recorded information 332 2266). Mon Sat 10am» ~5pm.

From the Colourists to the Blackout l'ntil Sun 14 Jul. A comprehensive survey of Scottish art from 1900 1940 featuring over 60 paintings and drawings drawn mainly from the collection of the Royal Scottish Academy. Artists include the Scottish

(‘olourists. James (‘owie. Williatn Strang.

James (‘adcnheatf Anne Finlay and sculpture by Mary Phyllis Bone. Percy Portsmouth and Tom Whalen. Eduardo Paolozzi: Bunk! t'ntil Sun 29 Sep. Paolo/zi's suite of prints based on the images used in his lecture Bunk! at the 1(‘A. London in 1952 which celebrated popular culture.

A Library for a Justified Sinner l'ntil Sttn 8 Sep. A display highlighting the work of a number of artists who have emphasised social and political content.


27 Queensferry Street. 220 4150.

Mon Sat 9.30am 5.30pm: Sun

noon 4pm.

Recent Acquisitions A selection of the gallery‘s recent purchases.


l 1 (iayfield Square. 558 71 10. Thu~Sat

1 lam—-6pm or by appointment.

David Connearn Thu 20 Jun-Sat 27 Jul. New works on paper by David (‘onneartL a research fellow at lidinburgh (‘ollege of Art. NEW SHOW.


8 Advocate's Close. 225 9271. Daily

1 l.30atn—5.30pm (closed Wed).

The New Wave of Primitivism Dom is an arts project established in 1996 by a group of international artists working in Scotland. With a constantly changing exhibition of artworks. the gallery houses sculpture. stained glass and paintings by artists who practise primitive art.

DUNDAS STREET GALLERY 6a Dundas Street. 558 9363. Mon Fri 10am 6pm; Sat 10am 4pm.

Riverside Gallery lfntil Fri 14Jun. The Riverside (iallery presents an exhibition of oil paintings by three female artists: Katherine Montietlt. Mary (iillies and Winifred Fergus.

EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART Lauriston Place. 221 6000. Mon Thu 10am 8pm; Fri 10am-5pm; Sat & Sun 10am-2pm.

0 Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show 2002 Sat 15 Tue 25 Jun. 10am 8pm. An opportunity to see the artists of the future in this showcase of work by 400 graduates. Subjects on show include ceramics. fashion. perfor- mance costume. furniture. interior design. jewellery and silversmithing. textiles. glass. painting. tapestry. print- ing. sculpture. photography. animation and tnore. See feature and llitlist. NEW SHOW.


20a Dundas Street. 557 5002. Mon Fri 10am—75pm; Sat 10am-1pm.

Brenda Lenaghan RSW and Josephine Graham t'ntil Tue 18 Jun. Paintings.

EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS 23 l'nion Street. 557 2479. Tue Sat l0am~6pm.

In Colour t'ntil Sat 13 Jul. Abstract prints by Albert Irvin. John McLean. Terry Frost and John Hoyland.


North Campus. 347 Pilton Avenue. 332 2491. Mon 10am -4pm: Tue~Thu

10am 8pm; Fri 10am-2pm. Exhibition 2002 Mon 17-Fri 21 Jun. Annual ettd of year show featuring the work of art attd design students in foundation attd HND courses. including illustration. public art. graphic design. creative embroidery. photography. multimedia. sculpture. fashion and textiles. NEW SHOW.


21 (ieorge 1\' Bridge. 220 5355. .\lon—-—Sun 8am---l lptn.

Look No Grey Sat 8 Fri 28 Jun. Paintings by Martine Mc(‘loskey.

THE FILMHOUSE CAFE BAR 88 l.othian Roat . 228 2688. Daily 10am 10pm.

twilight ghosts dreaming t'ntil Fri 28 Jun. Photography by Mark Morrish. (iordon Dodds attd Tony Jackson.