GROWTH

GROWTHDisruption, Resilience, ResistanceGallery 115–23 February 2020 This show was the final outcome of a year-long collaboration between GoMA and its newly established GoMA Youth Group (GYG). GYG is a creative initiative of young people aged 16–25, who work with GoMA to deliver a youth-centred programme of activities and events. In collaboration with Glasgow Museums’ staff, … More GROWTH

Creating wellbeing. Exploring creativity as a tool for improving mental health

This exhibition was the result of a year-long collaboration between GoMA and the Glasgow Association for Mental Health (GAMH), aimed to explore the connection between creativity and wellbeing. GAMH is a charity supporting the mental health of people in Glasgow. By using our exhibitions, the learning staff at GoMA has worked with GAMH to facilitate … More Creating wellbeing. Exploring creativity as a tool for improving mental health

Everyday Racism

Everyday Racism was a series of ten environmental portraits exploring instances of micro-acts of racism. The exhibition was a collaboration between people from minority ethnic backgrounds in Glasgow with experience of racism and photographer Karen Gordon. While the photographs are staged, with permission and support from all the collaborators, the stories that accompany them are … More Everyday Racism

Fiona Tan: Disorient

Fiona Tan: Disorient Dates: 14 June 2019 – 26 January 2020 Space: Gallery 1 It is 10 years since The Mondriaan Fund commissioned Disorient from the artist Fiona Tan for  the Dutch pavilion at the 53rd Venice Biennale and was conceived with one of Venice’s most famous merchants, Marco Polo (lived 1254 – 1324) and … More Fiona Tan: Disorient

DOMESTIC BLISS

DOMESTIC BLISSDates: From 8 March 2019Venue: Gallery 4 Domestic Bliss presents works from Glasgow Museums’ collection reflecting on this building’s history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space. Observing how artists work with fine art, design and craft practices alongside social and political changes, this show explores domestic labour and feminism, public and … More DOMESTIC BLISS