Outskirts 2018

Outskirts, Platform's annual celebration of cross art form experimentation returns on April 28th with an impressive line-up!

Outskirts 2018

About Outskirts 2018

Platform’s annual Outskirts Festival returns to the venue on Saturday 28 April 2018 bringing together the best in music, performance and visual art. Running from 3.30pm till late, Platform’s festival of multi art-form experimentation features a vibrant programme of events to intrigue, excite and inspire.

Outskirts 2018 will feature the likes of: Oliver Pitt (Golden Teacher) and Barry Burns (Radiophrenia Glasgow), James Kelman and Tom Leonard, introduced by Joey Simons, Jessica Ramm, Henry Coombes, Love Unlimited, Breakfast MUFF, KOR Records, Brigid Mae Power, Anna Porubcansky produced by Company of Wolves, Sarah Hopfinger, Laurie Brown plus more!

We are so excited to launch the full programme with our media partners, The Skinny and on our website which you can access here www.platform-online.co.uk/whats-on/event/417

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Outskirts 2018 are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Platform Glasgow

Art Factory Exhibition

Art Factory Exhibition

10th October 2018 - 28th October 2018
Platform Glasgow's Art Factory Group present an exhibition of vibrant art works between the 10th and 28th of October!
A Disappearing Act

A Disappearing Act

23rd October 2018 - 24th October 2018
From the creators of acclaimed hit Crazy Glue, comes an interactive, magic-filled comedy! Catch A Disappearing Act at Platform Glasgow on October 23rd & 24th!
Manpower

Manpower

25th October 2018
Two Destination Language take you on a romp through men, expectations, work and economics in the years since Britain voted to be a part of Europe at Platform Glasgow!
SWITCH 2018

SWITCH 2018

26th October 2018
Platform and KOR! Records are once again collaborating to host accessible music event SWITCH 2018 at Platform Glasgow on October 26th!
Puffin

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1st November 2018
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Henry Coombes and Marcella McIntosh: Ayes in Your Head

Henry Coombes and Marcella McIntosh: Ayes in Your Head

10th November 2018 - 19th January 2019
Ayes in Your Head is an exhibition bringing together drawings and paintings by award-winning film-maker and visual artist, Henry Coombes and collaborator, Marcella McIntosh.
Eastern Promise

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16th November 2018 - 17th November 2018
Annual multi-arts festival Eastern Promise returns to Platform Glasgow with two days of eclectic live music and performance and visual art!
Flutter

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Black Beauty

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Saddle up, jump on and gallop headlong into a story where loneliness gives way to hope, friends become heroes, and courage saves the day! Catch Black Beauty at Platform Glasgow this December!

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