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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