Tramway

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Contact Information

25 Albert Drive, Glasgow South Side G41 2PE
Tramway Website
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

Oliver Laric

Oliver Laric

21 January 2017 - 19 March 2017
Catch an exhibition by the Berlin-based artist Oliver Laric, who works in sculpture, video & installation at Tramway.
Claire Barclay: Yield Point

Claire Barclay: Yield Point

10 February 2017 - 09 April 2017
Tramway is proud to host Yield Point, a major solo exhibition by Glasgow-based artist Claire Barclay!
The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother

The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother

24 February 2017 - 25 February 2017
Take Me Somewhere: See high energy performance The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother at Tramway!
Guerrilla

Guerrilla

24 February 2017 - 25 February 2017
Take Me Somewhere: Spanish theatre company El Conde de Torrefiel presents their newest work Guerrilla at Tramway!
#negrophobia

#negrophobia

26 February 2017
Take Me Somewhere: Jaamil Olawale Kosoko examines the erotic fear associated with the Black body in #negrophobia
Y Dance: Destinations

Y Dance: Destinations

04 March 2017
Y Dance: Destinations is a vibrant showcase of Scotland's best youth dance companies being held at Tramway!
High Heels in Low Places

High Heels in Low Places

10 March 2017
Take Me Somewhere: The Queen of Ireland, Panti, invites you into her gender-discombobulating, stiletto shaped world!
Barrowland Ballet: Wolves

Barrowland Ballet: Wolves

18 March 2017
How dangerous is it to stray from the path, and who is it dangerous for? Find out in Wolves at Tramway!

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