Courses in Glasgow

The Glas­gow Print Stu­dio runs a range of cours­es on print mak­ing tech­niques, such as the week­end cours­es on wood­cut tech­niques in Sep­tem­ber 2017. Full details and how to book on their web­site.

Introductory courses in Glasgow

Glas­gow Print Stu­dio are run­ning intro­duc­to­ry cours­es on print­mak­ing in their stu­dio over the next few months. For details see their web­site.

Life in Letterpress

There is a major ret­ro­spec­tive exhi­bi­tion cov­er­ing Alan Kitching’s life and work, span­ning six decades cur­rent­ly in progress at the Light­house Gallery in Glas­gow. Called A life in let­ter­press it includes exam­ples of his work, sketch­books, proofs, arte­facts and equip­ment from his stu­dio. The exhi­bi­tion is on until 5 March 2017.

Etching courses in Glasgow

Glas­gow Print Stu­dio are hold­ing a series of etch­ing cours­es through­out 2016. There are cours­es suit­able for begin­ners, and a course on pho­­to-etch­ing. For more details see their web­site.

Lunchtime talks at Comic Invention

There will be a series of free lunchtime talks in asso­ca­tion with the Com­ic Inven­tion exhi­bi­tion, cur­rent­ly under­way at the Hunter­ian Art Gallery at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Glas­gow. Top­ics will include a Com­ic Inven­tion overview with exhi­bi­tion cura­tor Pro­fes­sor Lau­rence Grove, Hog­a­rth and the Com­ic Strip with exhi­bi­tion cura­tor Peter Black and Colon­na Hynero­tomachia with […]

Comic Invention exhibition opens in Glasgow

The major new exhi­bi­tion, Com­ic Inven­tion, opened at the Hunter­ian Art Gallery on Fri­day 18 March 2016. Fea­tur­ing works by Licht­en­stein, Warhol, Picas­so and Rem­brandt, the show looks at how we tell sto­ries with pic­tures. Com­ic Inven­tion also estab­lish­es the Glas­gow Look­ing Glass of 1825 as the world’s old­est com­ic, con­firm­ing Scotland’s place as the […]

A Life in Letterpress

Don’t miss the exhi­bi­tion at the Light­house in Glas­gow. A life in let­ter­press is a major ret­ro­spec­tive of the life and work of print­mak­er Alan Kitch­ing. Works cov­er­ing six decades are on show, along­side sketch­books, proofs and arte­facts from his stu­dio. The exhi­bi­tion runs until 5 Feb­ru­ary 2017 — there are more details on the […]

Last chance to see

PRINTSHOP! is an exhi­bi­tion, free drop in print stu­dio and work­shop con­ceived by artist and print­er Edwin Pick­stone for Tramway’s front T5 space. It fin­ish­es this week­end with a drop-in Book Bind­ing work­shop. 25 Albert Dri­ve, Glas­gow, G41 2PE.

Exhibition on printing in Glasgow

A major exhi­bi­tion is open­ing at the Hunter­ian Art Gallery of the Uni­ver­si­ty of Glas­gow on Fri­day 27 Feb­ru­ary 215. Inge­nious impres­sions: the com­ing of the book charts the devel­op­ment of the earlt print­ed book in Europe and explores the tran­si­tion from man­u­script to print and its impact on late medieval soci­ety. The Uni­ver­si­ty of […]