Tramway

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

Tramway

About Tramway

25 Albert Drive, Glasgow South Side G41 2PE
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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...

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.

All information (whether in text or photographs) is supplied in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact. We take every opportunity to ensure the details for Tramway are accurate, please contact us at hello[@]whatsonnetwork.co.uk if any of the above information is incorrect.

Upcoming Events at Tramway

Human Threads

Human Threads

11th May 2022 - 28th August 2022

Human Threads is a large scale, multi-sensory exhibition curated by the Edinburgh-based organisation Artlink and presented in partnership with Tramway!
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Simon Amstell: Spirit Hole

Simon Amstell: Spirit Hole

20th May 2022

Enjoy a night of unprecedented joy and laughter when Simon Amstell brings his stand up tour 'Spirit Hole' to Tramway on Friday 20th May!
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Ian Rankin - The Dark Remains

Ian Rankin - The Dark Remains

22nd May 2022

Bestselling author Ian Rankin and Scottish crime-writing legend William McIlvanney join forces for the first ever case of DI Laidlaw, Glasgow's original gritty detective!
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Darren McGarvey - The Social Distance Between Us

Darren McGarvey - The Social Distance Between Us

22nd May 2022

The Social Distance Between Us is the much-anticipated follow-up to Poverty Safari from the Glasgow-based rapper, journalist and commentator Darren McGarvey!
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Alice Morrison - Walking With Nomads

Alice Morrison - Walking With Nomads

22nd May 2022

The adventurer and TV presenter Alice Morrison takes us on three remarkable and inspirational journeys across Morocco.
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Rosemary Shrager and S J Bennett - Unlikely Sleuths

Rosemary Shrager and S J Bennett - Unlikely Sleuths

22nd May 2022

Cosy crime is back, but I bet you weren't expecting these detectives...
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David Alston, Kate Phillips and Cass Ezeji -The Tannahill Event: White Supremacy, Black Lives and Scotland’s Role in the Slave Trade

David Alston, Kate Phillips and Cass Ezeji -The Tannahill Event: White Supremacy, Black Lives and Scotland’s Role in the Slave Trade

22nd May 2022

Generously supported by The Tannahill Fund this promises to be an unmissable session on Scotland role in the Slave Trade.
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Jarvis Cocker in Conversation: Good Pop, Bad Pop

Jarvis Cocker in Conversation: Good Pop, Bad Pop

28th May 2022

Join legendary musician and broadcaster Jarvis Cocker live in conversation at Tramway to celebrate the publication of his highly anticipated new book Good Pop, Bad Pop!
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Patrick Kielty: Borderline

Patrick Kielty: Borderline

4th June 2022

Patrick Kielty brings his bittersweet, poignant and laugh-out-loud funny show Borderline: A Postcard from the Edge of the Union to Tramway Glasgow on Saturday 4th June!
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Little Top

Little Top

10th June 2022 - 11th June 2022

Little Top is a magical first circus experience for babies aged 0-18 months and their adults at Tramway Glasgow on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th June!
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Sufi Festival

Sufi Festival

23rd July 2022 - 24th July 2022

The annual Sufi Festival is a cultural experience of Islamic art, culture and heritage in the heart of Scotland's most diverse and multicultural community in Glasgow's Southside!
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Uncles

Uncles

25th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

Your Uncles, Rab Florence and Iain Connell, Burnistoun, are back for another round of drinks and another round of hilarious comedy as they set the world to rights!
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