WaterWings Press – 1 Year Anniversary (October 2023)

~ no literary experience required ~ Poster by Eden Bø Dower WaterWings are a reading series and poetry press based in Glasgow. They host nomadic multidisciplinary events centring prose and the spoken word to create intimate spaces for some of the city’s most exciting writers and most curious ears. Participants included Romy Danielewicz, Maya Uppal, Ian…

Embracing Emergence and Connection: Music as Medicine

A meditative sound healing led by Gillian Katungi on Saturday 18 May 2024 from 2–5pm at Market Gallery. Photo: David Chukwujekwu Provocations and prompts will guide you through a map of Gillian’s most recent research interests applied to a different context, culminating in a new entanglement of her work. Rooted in emergent strategy, participants are…

“We will survive together” – a performance with Elina Bry

Image description: A digital collage of Elina upside down laughing wearing an 80’s style blue and red cycling bib shorts. Sat 26 August 12.30pm Come down to our space at 13 Ross St – for an outdoor* participatory performance with Elina Bry. “We will survive together“ is a performance working towards body empowerment and the…

Crystals & Richter’s Daughter | Soya Arakawa & Aman Sandhu

Please join us on leap day night for an evening of performances by Aman Sandhu and Soya Arakawa as part of Aman’s exhibition SO GLAD. Details below, in no particular order. 29th February 2020 7 – 9pm (1) Aman tells a story about Gerhard Richter’s daughter.  (2) Soya performs the Crystals. “I was in Taiwan…
Artist research image / performance documentation. Barefoot soles of someone lying on their front on a transparent vinyl mat on a gret floor. Big drops and splatters of a viscous, jelly-like, watery substance cover the mat.

Potbelly | Clarinda Tse and Caitlyn Main

Clarinda Tse and Caitlyn Main will be sharing their Studio Projects outcomes on Friday 20th September from 6 – 9pm. Clarinda will present a performance, and Caitlyn will screen a short film. 18:50 Pre sunset (with Clarinda Tse) 19:24 Sunset (supper) 20:10 Post Sunset (with Caitlyn Main) Notes on Clarinda’s performance: a jelled up precarity…
Three modern (not very aesthetically appealing) ceiling lamps + cords inverted so as to resemble trees in front of a backdrop of rolling seawaves, very blue and artificial-looking. The lamp shades themselves resemble balls of crinkled paper and look like they may have been sourced at Ikea.

Alto, Soprano, Mumbler of Truths | Astrid Newman

Market Gallery warmly invites you to a new performance by Astrid Newman. By relinquishing our attachment to the fantasy of ‘the good life’, and by gaining an understanding of the various impasses that we face, is it possible to move forward from where we stand? Alto, Soprano, Mumbler of Truths is a riff on fantasy,…
Poster composed of a vortex of dark blue arrows (resembling a meteorological display) with pink and blue text giving details of the exhibition. Title says 'Exchange Show'.

Market x Komplot | Seyran Kirmizitoprak and Cléo Totti

Market Gallery invites you to an exhibition and performances programmed as part of a curatorial exchange with Brussels-based collective Komplot. In collaboration with Komplot curator Sonia Dermience, we will be presenting the work of two artists: Cléo Totti and Seyran Kirmizitoprak. Opening 42 days before the UK officially leaves the European Union, Komplot’s intervention at…

Solution for Market Gallery | Francis McKee

Market Gallery is pleased to invite you to a dog walk/discussion event, which will conclude Jarsdell Solutions Ltd’s current project, ‘Solution for Market Gallery’. Francis McKee will lead a walk around Dennistoun, using the locality as a stimulus for the introduction of several morsels from his varied research interests. McKee’s contribution will then frame a…

Voice sampling and living sculptures | Suzanne Déry and Susannah Stark

Voice sampling and living sculptures, a night of listening to the Minch. The evening will mark the closing of Suzanne Déry and Susannah Stark’s exhibition – the last over Market Gallery’s three spaces. Don’t miss this chance to see and listen to this duo’s exploration of the peat bog or swamp as a sonic space…

The Party | Mark Briggs

Presented by loom loom loom for Market Galleryat Scott Rogers‘ Creative Lab Residency, CCA.Thursday 20 October, 7-8pm. During the Studio Projects 2016 Residency at Market Gallery, Amelia Bywater has developed loom loom loom, a speculative publishing project scoping out the indistinct spaces of writing, speaking and performing and their translation within the actual spaces of…

Art Lending Library | Walker & Bromwich

Art Lending Library Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art 20th April – 7th May 2012 A project by Market Gallery and Walker & Bromwich Located in the Mitchell library. Art Lending Library was an ambitious new commission by Zoe Walker and Neil Bromwich which took the form of an experimental library and public procession. Conceived…