Poppies Dates: 3 December 2016 – 18 June 2017 Space: Gallery 2 The debut collaboration between Max Brand (b. 1982, Leipzig) and Joanne Robertson (b. 1979, Manchester). Poppies features new painting and sculpture by both artists, as well as a musical work co-produced in the lead-up to the exhibition’s opening. The show brought together two … More Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies
At the end of July 2017 the Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) in Glasgow unveiled a permanent display on its two elliptical balcony spaces within the interior of the building. Stones Steeped in History tells the story of the building from before it was built in 1776 through its various uses and modifications up to … More Stones Steeped in History
Title: Polygraphs Date: 17 February 2017 – 20 May 2018 Space: Gallery 4 Polygraphs is a group exhibition, centred around Abstract by Hito Steyerl, which explores truth, fiction and evidence in a complex world. Artists are often witness to a changing global environment and their role within that is to document, ask questions and create layers of meaning … More Polygraphs
Title: Please Turn Us On pt II Date: 8 April – 31 May 2017 Space: Gallery 3 Please Turn Us On pt II continues the dialogue between early video art and international countercultures. Stansfield/Hooykaas’ What’s It To You (1975) and Heather Phillipson’s You Can Use Your Smartphone (2015) remain from Please Turn Us On pt … More Please Turn Us on PtII
Marlie Mul: This exhibition is Cancelled Date: 26 May – 29 October 2017 Space: Gallery 1 This would have been Marlie Mul’s first exhibition in Scotland, however after careful consideration the artist has cancelled the exhibition. There is no exhibition. Except for large billboard posters that advertised the exhibition’s cancellation, the gallery is empty. While … More Marlie Mul: This exhibition is cancelled
Aaron Angell Date: 8 December 2017 – 18 March 2018 Space: Gallery 1 Leading British artist Aaron Angell presents a series of new works including ceramic sculpture, inflatables, painting, Victorian furniture and plant life to create an anachronistic interior, which mines various points in history and unusual hobbyist cultures to develop a large scale, immersive … More Aaron Angell
Title: TASTE! Date: 14 July 2017 Space: Gallery 2 Description: TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive, exploring how collections are built, artworks are commissioned, and exhibitions are organised. Through the display of artwork and archive, TASTE! presents a narrative that unpicks the history of the … More TASTE!
Title: Stephen Sutcliffe: Work from the Collection Date: 22 September 2017 – 21 January 2018 Space: Gallery 3 Work from the Collection presented an exhibition by the Glasgow-based artist Stephen Sutcliffe. Glasgow Museums purchased five works by Sutcliffe for the City’s collection in 2013 but this is the first time the wall drawing, photograph and … More Stephen Sutcliffe: Work from the Collection