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Visit / Exhibitions Archive 2018

A showcase of the winners and finalists from the annual RIAS "Best Use of Timber" Awards. 

Before and After: the reworking of a 1965 mural by Alasdair Gray.

RISOTTO comes to The Lighthouse to present a colourful programme of workshops, events and installations celebrating the art of risography.

This experimental video work by Morwenna Kearsley considers House for an Art Lover as a unique cinematic character.

The exhibition is inspired by “Frostpinna” – lollypop sticks often used as toys, which ceramic artist Laura Lightbody discovered on a recent trip to Iceland.

This exhibition celebrates Glasgow’s everyday urban design with aspects of architectural drawing.

This project brings together a diverse group of people to produce their own recycled plastic building materials.

Exhibition featuring the winning and shortlisted projects of the Scottish Student Awards for Architecture 2018.

Mackintosh inspired hats by William Chambers, one of the UK's leading milliners. 

Explore the designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald outwith The Hill House for the very first time. 

Dynamic exhibition showcasing The Happenstance, Scotland’s contribution to the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, Venice 2018.

Inspired by Margaret MacDonald Mackintosh, Ladies, Wine and Design Glasgow present the work of more than 60 women working in the design industry. 

Still Life use their six month residency in Gallery 2A to explore the potential of waste plastic. 

An exhibition featuring the work of 80 young people involved in the Young & Powerful campaign. Part of Graphic Design Festival Scotland. 

Theo Dounas of 'Adventurous Architecture' looks at potential futures of Asian architecture in the Suzhou Utopias project. 

The Lighthouse will be hosting our very own BYOB: Bring Your Own Beamer (Projector) with the theme Architecture!

An exhibition of winners and entrants to the Scottish Civic Trust My Place Awards and the My Place Photography exhibition. 

University of Glasgow academics are about to present their preliminary findings at an award-winning international photographic exhibition.

An exhibition from the current participants in the Fashion Foundry programme.

Florence Dwyer's work pays particular interest to the design of educational and domestic settings and predominantly takes the form of ceramics, textile pieces or furniture.

Graphic design studio A Day Out, present an exhibition showcasing their design approach and recent projects.

A collaboration between two visual artists resulting in a collection of short animated films about architecture and the built environment.

Cryptic presents "Visaurihelix" by Louise Harris, an interactive sound installation inspired by the architecture of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Artist Kate McMorrine and photographer Alistair Jackson's surreal exhibition fast forwards twenty years taking a bleak but humorous look at what the Highlands have become. 

Find out more about the possibilities of "Iteration 21" in this intriguing exhibition. 

An exhibition of work created during Mackintosh-inspired workshops facilitated by designer Marie O'Connor, part of the Mackintosh 150 celebrations. 

Graphic Design Festival Scotland returns to The Lighthouse! The International Poster Exhibition features 134 submissions to its annual design competition. 

A selection of comic art from young artists as part of the Visit Scotland Year of Young People 2018. 

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