Tramway

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Contact Information

25 Albert Drive, Glasgow South Side G41 2PE
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08453303501
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Opening Hours

Mondays: Closed
Wednesdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Fridays: 9.30am - 8pm
Sundays: 12pm - 6pm
Tuesdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Thursdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Saturdays: 9.30am - 8pm
Tramway
About Tramway

Tramway is an international art-space that commissions, produces and presents contemporary arts projects.

Our vision is to inspire and add to our understanding of today's world by connecting audiences and artists. Tramway is a space where you are welcomed to witness, engage, experience, participate, to be challenged and to learn...

Admission & Opening Hours

Admission to Tramway is Free.

Tramway is closed Mondays and also on some public holidays so it is always best to ring ahead or check the website if you are planning to visit. The building is open later than specified times on performance evenings.

Tramway 1

Tramway 1 is normally associated with large-scale performing arts projects. It is a flexible theatre space capable of meeting the needs of the most demanding projects and ambitious ideas through its ability to adapt and change from show to show.

Tramway 2

Tramway 2 is the principal exhibition space and one of the largest single galleries in Europe, approximately 1011 square metres in size. The original tramlines, steel pillars and the sheer scale of this space make it one of the most impressive visual arts spaces in Europe.

Tramway 3

The public space that creates a throughway between the exhibition and theatre spaces; Tramway 3 consists of our Box Office, and 'Street' area, which regularly hosts participatory activities and public events. It leads into the Café Bar and looks out onto The Hidden Gardens to the rear of the building.

Tramway 4

A studio theatre, with a seated capacity of 86. A very adaptable space Tramway 4 is often utilised as a residency space for artists, as well as hosting performances, talks, film screenings, seminars, and symposia.

Tramway 5

Tramway 5 is the street-facing gallery, it was created in 2009 as part of the redevelopment that saw the relocation of Scottish Ballet’s headquarters to adjoin Tramway. This 184 square metre space hosts both international, UK and Scottish artists’ work.

Upstairs at Tramway

The upper level includes a flexible Studio space, with a seated capacity of approximately 80, which hosts our ongoing participation programme: Junction 25, Tramway Young Critics, and Parkour. It often hosts workshops, talks and education classes by external organisations, including Glasgow Schools Youth Theatre, Indepen-dance, and Theatre Arts.

The Upper Foyer gallery space is used to show community exhibitions and participation project outcomes, and is regularly used by Time for Art and Visual Arts Studio students. It also hosts talks, workshops and participation activities.

Upcoming Events at Tramway

Amanda Ross-Ho: UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE

Amanda Ross-Ho: UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE

10 November 2017 - 04 February 2018
Amanda Ross-Ho’s exhibition UNTITLED PERIOD PIECE at Tramway presents a new body of work inspired in part by Charlie Chaplin’s political comedy ’Modern Times’.
Steven Campbell: Love

Steven Campbell: Love

20 January 2018 - 25 March 2018
Love, at Tramway, is an exhibition of twelve large scale multi-media collages made between 1988 and 1991 by Steven Campbell, one of Glasgow’s most celebrated artists.
Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

22 January 2018
Tramweans are weekly activity sessions for pre-schoolers and their grown-ups at Tramway, join Abhinaya Dance Academy for a special block of Indian dance classes!
Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

29 January 2018
Tramweans are weekly activity sessions for pre-schoolers and their grown-ups at Tramway, join Abhinaya Dance Academy for a special block of Indian dance classes!
Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

05 February 2018
Tramweans are weekly activity sessions for pre-schoolers and their grown-ups at Tramway, join Abhinaya Dance Academy for a special block of Indian dance classes!
Lawrence Lek: Geomancer

Lawrence Lek: Geomancer

08 February 2018
Artist and filmmaker Lawrence Lek returns to Tramway, with a screening of three new works, Play Station, Sinofuturism, and Geomancer.
Curious Seed and Tramway present Teenage Trilogy

Curious Seed and Tramway present Teenage Trilogy

09 February 2018 - 11 February 2018
Shaped by conversations with teenagers, parents and grandparents, Teenage Trilogy at Tramway is a show for teenagers and anyone who has ever been one!
Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

12 February 2018
Tramweans are weekly activity sessions for pre-schoolers and their grown-ups at Tramway, join Abhinaya Dance Academy for a special block of Indian dance classes!
Margaret Salmon

Margaret Salmon

16 February 2018 - 18 March 2018
To coincide with Glasgow Film Festival 2018, Tramway’s main gallery will host a survey of works by acclaimed Glasgow-based artist and filmmaker Margaret Salmon.
Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

Tramweans: Abhinaya Dance Academy

19 February 2018
Tramweans are weekly activity sessions for pre-schoolers and their grown-ups at Tramway, join Abhinaya Dance Academy for a special block of Indian dance classes!
Martine Syms: Incense, Sweaters and Ice

Martine Syms: Incense, Sweaters and Ice

23 February 2018 - 23 March 2018
A special screening of Los Angeles based artist Martine Syms' Incense, Sweaters and Ice will be shown at Tramway as part of Glasgow Film Festival 2018.
Y Dance: Destinations

Y Dance: Destinations

24 February 2018
Y Dance: Destinations is a vibrant showcase of the best youth dance companies from across Scotland held annually at Tramway!
Tramway Family Day

Tramway Family Day

04 March 2018
The first Tramway Family Day of the year, being held on Sunday 4th March, will be a celebration of stories!

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