Partnering with the Visual Arts Industry

Working with Visual Arts is a whole spectrum of activities from analysing Medieval paint work to raising the profile of French comic strips, known as Bande Dessinée. The College of Arts has launched innovative crowdsourcing projects such as Your Paintings Tagger and Art Detective to draw on expertise across the world, as well as using […]

Putting ourselves in the picture: visual arts and the University

Glasgow is a wonderful place to engage in academic work on the visual arts. From its medieval heritage, embodied in the Cathedral and its rich history, to the wealth of historic collections in the city, displayed at venues such as the Burrell or Kelvingrove, and up to the vibrancy of its renowned contemporary art scene, […]

Visually stunning: ten years of collaboration, etchings, and scientific analysis.

by Jennifer Hilder (PhD Intern) The College has been collaborating with industry partners for ten years now, having begun working on the National Inventory Research Project in 2003 with the National Gallery, London and 250 or so other museums around the UK. This has helped museums in the UK to carry out further research on […]