Kelvingrove to host charity art sale

The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is to hold an arts sale in aid of breast cancer charities across Scotland. One hundred artists from Scotland, Canada and Prague will showcase their work from 6pm on Thursday 30 August, with sale prices ranging from £100 to £4500.

Works will include glass sculptures by Ruth Spaak, paintings by John Mackie, Ronnie Ford, Joe Hendry and Basia Roszak, as well as jewellery by Judith Kenny and Dianne King. Scottish author Christopher Brookmyre will also be there to talk about his latest book and the lovely Jo Mango will be singing. Elsewhere, the Glasgow galleries have launched a series of free, informal 30-minute talks looking at the city through its various museum collections. Places are limited, so phone 0141 357 1569 to book a place. (AM)

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, an exuberant piece of Edwardian architecture, was built in 1901 to house both an art collection and Glasgow's old industrial museum, and its eclecticism is part of its appeal; few other museums can offer a stuffed…

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