The Big Game
14 November - 03 December 2005

Artist's Statement

I won't forget the feeling of going to see my first football match - this year, in the run-up to making the memorial sculpture of Brother Walfrid for Celtic Park - or 'Paradise' as it's known. These drawings, inspired by Walfrid, are my expression of that feeling.



  1. *Pitch*
  2. *1951 Scottish Cup, Motherwell v Celtic, Hampden Park*
  3. *Dens Park, 1961*
  4. *Stevie Chalmers, 3-0 victory over Dynamo Zagreb, Cup Winners' Cup, December 1963*
  5. *Celtic v. Dundee, Parkhead*
  6. *Attendants*
  7. *1957 Scottish Cup Replay, Rangers v Celtic, Ibrox*
  8. *Untitled*
  9. *Abdul Salim c. 1936*
  10. *Goalie c. 1950 (Dick Beattie)*
  11. *1969 Old Firm Scottish Cup Final*
  12. *Paradise*

'A Search for the Source of the Whirlpool of Artifice' : (Dunedin Academic Press)
NB New publication date : 2 February 2006.

All drawings are pastel and pencil, and dated 2005.

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