Glasgow international is the city’s curated and commissioning Festival of Contemporary Visual Art. The Festival aims to provide a platform for the best of contemporary visual arts and artists, including newly commissioned work and work that has not been seen in Glasgow before.
Glasgow international hosts exhibitions, seminars, artists’ talks and events that have been specifically developed for the Festival, in addition to further collaborations throughout the city that reflect Glasgow´s capacity to exhibit internationally significant art.
Under the curatorship of Francis McKee, the 2008 edition launches the first year of the festival in its new biennial format.
Glasgow international has grown at a phenomenal pace. The 2008 festival which takes place from 11-27 April marks a new stage in its development with the introduction of a dedicated festival team led by Producer Jean Cameron working alongside Curator, Francis McKee.