Orkidstudio Exhibition – Around the World in 80 Days

Six Foot Gallery is honoured to announce Around The World In 80 Days, a charity exhibition with Orkidstudio featuring art and jewellery by a group of leading Scottish names, including Alasdair Gray, Adrian Wiszniewski and more. Orkidstudio empowers women in the construction industry. The proceeds from this exciting exhibition will contribute to a new roof at their Sachibondu Hospital which is near completion in Zambia.

The exhibition runs from 30th May to 3rd June. There will be a concert taking place on Sunday 2nd June at 12pm.

We extend our grateful thanks to Merchant City Brewers who have sponsored us with their unique locally brewed beer.

Preview Night: 6 pm, Thursday 30th May
Exhibition: Friday 31 May – Monday 3rd June

Aurore Garnier Exhibition Preview – Friday 1st March

Join us at Six Foot Gallery for a new exhibition by Showcase 2019 exhibitor Aurore Garnier!

Preview: Friday 1st March, 6pm-8pm
Exhibition: 4th March – 15th March

Aurore Garnier is a French artist living and working in Glasgow. After gaining a Bachelor of Architecture degree she studied at the National Decorative Art School of Paris and the Mackintosh School of Architecture.

Her work questions the limits between attraction and repulsion generated by the animal world. Being all at once trophy, corpse, memorial and ornament, taxidermy is a powerful symbol of paradoxical relations: It reflects an attempt of subjugation and sacralization through their reification.

Every architectural space is measured relative to the human body’s
dimensions. What do they become once uninhabited, or populated
by animals? Her drawings deal with losing the notion of scale. The
materiality of angles is developed in an ethereal spatiality; the streets lead to nowhere.

Everything is a question of scale. She likes the moon, the climatic
changes, the immensity of the universe and the tightening around the intensity of feelings. The smallness and magnitude of our cellular system.

Biodiversity – a Q&A with Siobhan Healy & Alasdair Gray

BIODIVERSITY

– A Q&A with Siobhan Healy & Alasdair Gray –

For our current Exhibition ‘Biodiversity’ at The Six Foot Gallery, Siobhan Healy is exhibiting an array of works including printmaking, sculpture, painting, and jewellery. Featuring alongside is Alasdair Gray’s Print ‘The Omnium Gatherum’.

Join us to hear from our two renowned current Exhibitors Siobhan Healy and Alasdair Gray in an exciting Q&A Session and Artist Talk about ‘Biodiversity’ on the 10th of May, Thursday at 2pm hosted by the Six Foot Gallery!

This Event will take place in the Boardroom on the ground floor of the Pentagon Centre, 36 Washington Street, Glasgow, G3 8AZ.

This event is for free, but registration is necessary. Book yourself a ticket to this exciting event on Eventbrite. There may be limited seating pending on numbers and seats available.

For further information, please contact us at sixfootgallery@gmail.com or call 0141 221 2704