Scotland’s Centre for
Design and Architecture

Facebook Twitter Instagram
Trip Advisor

Twitter Feed /

  • Visaurihelix is on now. See and hear the exhibition for yourself as you climb the Mackintosh Tower...… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 1 hour ago
  • Opening Jan 2019: The Best Use of Timber Awards exhibition curated by @ArcDesSco. Find out more on our website:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2 hours ago
  • Experience Visaurihelix by @Dr_Weez part of @crypticglasgow as you climb the Mackintosh Tower.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 6 hours ago
  • 💫 Plan ahead for visits in December and January. The Lighthouse closes at 1.30pm on Christmas eve and reopens at 10… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 19 hours ago

Create / Events & Workshops / Facsimilization Artist Talk

Facsimilization Artist Talk Conference Suite
12 March 2018
5.30pm - 7.30pm

Join us at 5.30pm on Monday the 12th March for a talk to accompany the exhibition, “Facsimilization”, which features a re-worked 1965 mural for a private home by Alasdair Gray.

Speakers on the night will include project coordinator Roger Farnham, artist Lin Chau and author and artist Alasdair Gray.

Roger Farnham is an engineer, photographer and printmaker who has known Gray for over thirty years, and who just happens to live next door the mural completed in 1965. He will detail the history of the mural and an overview of the project.

Lin Chau is a visual artist who worked closely with Gray on the Hillhead Subway station mural of Glasgow’s west end.

She will talk about how she worked with Gray to translate his changes to the original work. Alasdair Gray will close the evening by taking questions on the reworking of the artwork and the poems within it.

This talk is free but ticketed. Please reserve your place here

 
Design by Tangent Graphic