Alasdair Gray: Spheres of Influence I

GoMA, Gallery of Modern Art

22 November 2014 – 25 May 2015

Exploring the connecitons between the artist's work and pieces in the museum's collection.

A playwright, poet, academic, teacher and artist, Alasdair Gray has been described by Will Self as 'a creative polymath with an integrated politico-philosophic vision'. Themes that distinguish his work include realism, fantasy and science fiction.

Here works by artists that inspired Gray – including William Blake, Aubrey Beardsley and Paul Gauguin – feature alongside drawings, prints and paintings by artists, who have in turn, been influenced by Gray’s art.

The exhibition is part of a city-wide celebration of the artist at 80.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon – Wed, Sat, 10am – 5pm Thu, 10am – 8pm Fri, Sun, 11am – 5pm Closed 25 – 26 Dec and 1 – 2 Jan Closed from 12.30pm on 31 Dec

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