26 King Street. 552 2l5l. Tue Sat
Antonio Rego t'ntil Sat lo Noy'. Two new yideo works by (ilasgow-based Portuguese artist. Antonio Rego. In Deep Illit/(‘I' the Skin. a number of Glasgow artists read from their l‘ay‘ourite book and in Roundabout. artists and writers talk about a subject whilst being driy‘en around a roundabout. See rey‘iew. Artist Talk Sat 26 ()ct. 3pm. The Portuguese artist Antonio Rego talks about the work in the current exhibition.
25 Albert I)riy'e. 0845 3.30350]. 'l'ue Sat ll()()t)~-8pllll Sun noon opm. Talacchanda t'nnl l‘ri I .\'o\-. A photographic installation and paintings by Ranjana 'l'hapaly'al which is based on ideas about l'emale identity from ancient Indian drama and literature. GreyscaIe/CMYK t‘niil Sun 20 ()ct. A major show ol' work by oy'er 40 artists from Scotland and the Nordic Regions. grouped according to whether they are ‘greyscale’ (black. white or greyl or ‘('MYK' (colourl. Artists including Toby Paterson. Ross Birrell. Martin Boyce. Roddy Buchanan. Icelandic l.o\'e ('orporation. ('amilla l.ow. Katarina l.ol‘strom. Ross Sinclair and many more. LAST CHANCE TO SEE.
2% King Street. 552 ~18|3.'l‘ue Sat
The Shadows t'niil Sat 2 NM; \‘itleo works by Shahin All'ztssiabi. watercolour paintings ol gangster-rappers by Kevin llutcheson and sculptural works by ('amilla Low.
TRONGATE STUDIOS l8 Albion Street. 552 2822. Mon Fri l0am 5pm.
Reflections of Africa l'ntil l-‘ri 13 ()ct. A solo show of paintings by Stella Kilgarill llirsz.
Before and Beyond Mon Zs’
Oct Fri 2‘) Noyp A solo show ol new ceramics by Judith l’atterson.
WELLINGTON FINE ART
1 13 West Regent Street. 221 ()lllt). Mon l‘ri l0.30am 5pm.
Mixed Show l'ntil 'l’hu 3| ()ct. An exhibition of landscape. topographical and liguratiy‘e paintings including drawings. prints and sculpture.
WHERE THE MONKEY SLEEPS l82 \Vesl Regent Street. 226 3-106. Brand New t'niil Sat 1‘) ()ct. (‘onceptual work based around concerns with paintings by London-based artists Jack Rollo and Paul ('orcoran. Thomas Bangsted l‘ri 25 Oct Tue 12 .\'o\'. Photographic works by (ilasilow School of Art student. 'l'homas Bangsted.
This section lists museums currently showing temporary exhibitions. For details of other permanent attractions, see Glasgow Life, page 97.
ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, KELVINGROVE
Argyle Street. Kely‘ingroy'e. 2S7 26W). Mon 'I‘hu & Sat ltlam 5pm: l‘ri ts Sun I lam 5pm. ('al'e. liree.
A Kelvingrove Centenary t'niil Spring. A commemoratiye exhibition marking the centenary ol the Art (iallery and Mtiseum. Kelyingroye. The well- loy'ed sandstone building houses one ol' the linesl ciy'ic art collections in litlrope. l'eaturing works by Botticelli. Rembrandt. Whistler and the (ilasgow
New Work by Tom McKendric
k is on show at the Collins Gallery
Boys and (iirls. and was the yenue l‘or some oi the linest exhibitions seen in Britain including l’ic‘;tss()-.\lzttisse
l 194m. Van (iogh t 194m and l)ali's Art in .ll’H'(’/.\ t l‘)73 4i.
Endangered Wildlife t'nnl Spring 2003. An exhibition highlighting the endangered wildlife in Scotland. Oxfam Scotland Photo Exhibition t'ntil Wed 23 Oct.
Mon 'l'hu & Sat ltlam 5pm; Sun
1 lam 5pm. ()xl‘am Scotland displays the photographs or Janet Jarman and [ed .\'elson depleting the li\ es ot impoyerished collee larmers in Haiti and Mexico.
Ercol 'l‘hu 3| Oct Sun 3 .\'o\. A rare Viewing ol work by the renowned designers and manulacturers ol' lurniture. lircol. l'ounded in l‘)20 by Lucian lircolani.
AULD KIRK MUSEUM
The (loss. Kirkintilloch. 57S 0H4. 'l‘ue Sat 10am lpm t& 2 5pm. Chocolate l'ntil Sat ‘) .\'o\_ l)iscoy'er the history ol chocolate itt lltis tantalising exhibition.
20o0 l’ollokshaws Road. 287 2550. Mon 'l‘hu ts Sat Illam 5pm: l'ri & Sun llam 5pm.
Treasures from the Store: 19th Century European Paintings l'ntil further notice. a new selection ol~ oils is on display highlighting the range ot Sir William Burrell’s taste. l-‘eatured works include paintings by Bony‘in. Ribot and Millet and a rarely seen oil by Henri l.e Sidaner.
Knights & Castles l'ntil Sun 5 Jan. This exhibition explores the litsc‘ilttttittg world of knights. castles. and medieyal lile through a yariety ol' objects including tapestries. arms and armour and dress.
Dragons and Unicorns at the Burrell l'i‘i IS ()ct. l.30pm. Margaret Anderson leads a themed tour or the Burrell.
Medical Matters Wed 23 ()ct. 2.30pm. A themed tour of the Burrell ('ollection with Dr Keir l‘isher. Embroidery at the Burrell Hi 25 ()ct. l l.l5am. Ady‘ance booking required. A guided tour of the Burrell‘s embroidci'y collection.
GLASGOW BOTANIC GARDENS 730 (ireat Western Road. 334 2422. Daily l lam 4pm.
Autumn Exhibition Thu 24 Oct Mon 4 Nov. Recent paintings by members ol the Monday Art (iroup.
THE HILL HOUSE
t.'pper ('olquhoun Street. (ll-136 (373900. Daily l..3() 5.30pm.
Inspirations t'niil Sun 27 ()ct. (’entenary' exhibition showcasing work from some ol the great names in British domestic design. all of whom have been inspired by ('harles Rennie Mackintosh. The show l‘eatures t'urniture. glass. metalwork. textiles and include works by Sir 'l‘erence (‘onran. John Makepeace. Danny I.ane. Alison Kinnaird and many others.
HOUSE FOR AN ART LOVER Bellahouston Park. 10 l)umbreck Road. 353-1773. Daily lllam 5pm.
Claudia Petretti t'niil Thu 3t ()ct. .\'ew paintings by lidinburgh-based artist. ('laudia l’etretti.
t'niyersity Ayenue. 3.30 422l. Mon Sat 9.30am 5pm.
Discovering Antarctica l'nnl Sat l l Jan. Drawn iron] the museum's collection. the yery lirst scientilic specimens l‘rom tnainland Antarctica collected by Borchgrey ink as well as material from Shackleton. Scott and Maw son.
MUSEUM OF TRANSPORT
Kelyin llall. l Burnhouse Road. 287 2720. Mon 'l'hu ts Sat lllam 5pm: Fri tk Sun llam 5pm.
Fire! t'ntil 'l‘hu 3l ()ct. the history ol~ lirelighting in the west ot Scotland is documented in this exhibition l'eaturing a l.eyland l’iremaster engine giy en to the museum by Strathclyde‘s lire brigade and objects iron] the past and present.
PAISLEY MUSEUM & ART GALLERIES
High Street. 88‘) 3t5l. 'I‘ue Sat
l0am 5pm: Sun 2 5pm. l-‘rec.
On the Edge t'ntil Sun I l)cc. (‘ontemporary textiles by members ol lidge 'l‘extile Artists in Scotland and cutting-edge work by students. Philomena Pretsell: Reaching beneath the Surface - The Emergence of Space t'niil Sun 34 .\'o\. Italian influenced ceramics from this Scottish Artist.
All Exhibition of Contemporary Namibian Art at the Tramway Theatre, 9.5 Albert Drive, Glasgow
25th October to 2nd November Daily 1-5pm extra openings 9ch October - 9nd November 7-8pm before performances of Universuy of Namibia Chow's Journey
Enquiries to The Balmore Trust/Coach House 01360 620 742