Title: Glasgow’s Art: New Acquisitions

Title: Glasgow’s Art: New Acquisitions Date: 20 May 2004 – April 2011 (Gallery 4, until March 2005 and Gallery 2, until April 2011) Space: Gallery 2 & 4 Exhibition of recent acquisition to Glasgow Museum’s contemporary art collection. Artists: Lucy Skaer, Christine Borland, Richard Wright, Claire Barclay, Simon Starling, Hanneline Visnes, Toby Paterson, Douglas Gordon, … More Title: Glasgow’s Art: New Acquisitions

Echo and Transcend

Echo and Transcend Date: 22 November 2008– 21st February 2010 Space: Gallery 1 Exhibition of a wide range of abstract artworks, some of which reflected the visible world, and others which went beyond the material representation of real life. It explored the two concepts with examples drawn from Glasgow’s own collections, supplemented with a few … More Echo and Transcend

Matthew Buckingham / Peter Hujar: Art Fund International Acquisitions

Matthew Buckingham / Peter Hujar: Art Fund International Acquisitions Date: 11 December 2008 – 26 April 2009 Space: Gallery 3 An exhibition of the first international purchases for Glasgow Museums by GoMA, working in partnership with The Common Guild, on a five-year collecting scheme initiated by the Art Fund, London. Artists: Matthew Buckingham and Peter … More Matthew Buckingham / Peter Hujar: Art Fund International Acquisitions

sh[OUT]: Contemporary art and human rights

sh[OUT]: Contemporary art and human rights Date: 9 April – 1 November 2009 Space: Gallery 4 The sh[OUT] programme was developed to promote understanding on LGBTI issues and included a series of events and projects which investigate LGBTI human rights issues through artists, writers and musicians. The exhibition at GoMA focused on portraiture and self-portraiture … More sh[OUT]: Contemporary art and human rights

Our Vivid Stories

Our Vivid Stories Date: 9 April – 7 June 2009 Space: Balcony 1 The project by OurStory Scotland and LGBT Youth Scotland is the first exhibition from the sh[OUT] and collects the stories of LGBT people through creative workshops. Short films created by young LGBTQ people in a series of interactive workshops led by artists/filmmakers … More Our Vivid Stories

Rendering Gender

Rendering Gender Date: 24 May – 22 August 2009 Space: Balcony 1 Dave Sherry worked with Transforming Arts to explore what gender is and how it is defined. The artist David Sherry and the Scottish Transgender Alliance Project worked with a number of trans people to produce works looking at gender identity and their experiences. … More Rendering Gender