Art listings

Glasgow Museums continued

Endangered Wildlife L'mil Spring 2003. An exhibition highlighting the endangered wildlife in Scotland. Poem Boats L'ntil Sun 2] Jul. Hand-carved wooded vessels created by artist Douglas Robertson. inspired by the St Kilda mail boat in the Kelvingrove Museum. ()n the outside of each boat. is a poem by Valerie Gillies. Ian Stephen. Kevin MacNeil and Douglas Robertson.

Spiti: the Forbidden Valley L'ntil Sun l Sep. A series of photographs documenting the lives of Spiti. one of the last remnants of traditional Tibetan society. by prize- winning photojournalist Patrick Sutherland.

Alive & Printing - the 3rd Decade Fri 12 Jul-Sun 15 Sep. The Glasgow Print Studio celebrates 30 years of printmaking with an exhibition of work including Elizabeth Blackadder. Peter Howson. David Mach. Philip Reeves. John Byrne and many others. NEW SHOW.


The Cross, Kirkintilloch. 578 01-14. Tue—Sat 10am-4pm & 2- ~5pm. Double Vision L'ntil Sat 24 Aug. Paintings by husband and wife team. Hamish and Isabelle Montgomery.


2060 Pollokshaws Road. 287 2550. Mon—Thu 8; Sat 10am—5pm: Fri 8: Sun 1 lam---5pm.

Treasures from the Store: 19th Century European Paintings L'ntil further notice. a new selection of oils is on display highlighting the range of Sir William Burrell’s taste. Featured works include paintings by Bonvin. Ribot and Millet

and a rarely seen oil by Henri Le Sidaner.

Knights & Castles l'ntil Sun 5 Jan. This exhibition explores the fascinating world of knights. castles. and medieval life through a variety of objects including tapestries. arms and armour and dress.




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l'pper (‘olquhoun Street. (ll-136 673900. Mon Sun l.3()v5.3()pm. Inspirations t'ntil Sun 27 ()ct. ('entenary exhibition showcasing work from some of the great names in 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 (‘onran. John Makepeace. Danny Lane. Alison Kinnaird and many others.

HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. H) Dumbreck Road. 353 4773. Daily 10am-5pm.

Ian Graham MacFadyen t’ntil Sun

7 Jul. An exhibition of prints by Glasgow

School of Art graduate Ian Graham MacFadyen.

Paul Wunderlich Tue 9 Jul-«Sun 4 Aug. £3.50 (£2.50). [itchings by Paul \Vunderlich plus a selection of Scottish contemporary art.

MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT Kelvin Hall. I Burnhouse Road. 287 2720. Mon Thu & Sat 10am -5pm; Fri & Stm l lam 5pm.

Fire! l'ntil Thu 3] Oct. The history of firefighting in the west of Scotland is documented in this exhibition featuring a Leyland Firemastcr engine gifted to the museum by the Strathclyde Fire Brigade and objects from the past and present.


High Street. 88‘) 3151. Tue Sat

l0am 5pm; Sun 2 5pm. Free. Royalty - an Exhibition for the Jubilee l'ntil Mon 30 Sep. In celebration of the Queen's Golden Jubilee Year. an exhibition documenting l’aisley's Royal connections.

When Near and Far Become Up and Down l'ntil Sun 25 Aug. Art and sculptural work based on Bill Beckinridge and Dan Geesin's interpretation of the Mtiseum's permanent collection.


Glasgow Green. 554 0223. Mon Thu & Sat 10am 5pm; Fri & Sun

llam 5pm.

Foiled: Parli House 1, Reading by Mary Maclean at the Collins Gallery

Old Ways and New Directions L'ntil Autumn. An exhibition of historic mental health items collected by Glasgow Museums since 1995.

A Guid Nicht Oct! Sun 7 Jul—Sun 20 ()ct. An exhibition devoted to the Music Hall. featuring the characters who entertained the people of Glasgow. NEW SHOW.


Museum ()f liducation. 225 Scotland Street. 287 0500. Mon—Thu & Sat 10am-5pm; Fri & Sun | lam—5pm.

A Baker’s Dozen Fri 12 Jul—Sun 15 Sep. (‘o-curated by Children’s Laureate. Quentin Blake. an exhibition examining the creative process of children's book illustration including works by Blake. Roald Dahl. Russell Hoban and Hans Christian Andersen. NEW SHOW.


2 Castle Street. 553 2557. Mon—Thu 6’; Sat 10am—5pm; Fri & Sun I lam-~5pm. Milestones to Amritsar tintil Sun 4 Aug. This exhibition charts the journey of Preston-born storyteller Roop Singh as he travels through India to the Golden Temple of Amritsar in Punjab.


100 Stobcross Road. 33‘) 063]. Daily l0am 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 l'K. documenting her adventures on the high seas between 1897 and 19“). 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 and reconstructed areas.

Story in the Stones (Pumphouse Main Gallery). An exhibition looking at the impact of the industrial ages on Glasgow harbour.

Morse and More (Pumphouse Lower Gallery). A hands-on exhibition. aimed at children. looking at the world of communication.