Seeing Things

Seeing Things celebrates Black History Month

Hi everyone, In the month of October, we from the Seeing Things group at Glasgow Women’s Library are really excited to be celebrating Black History Month. In it’s 30th anniversary this year, Black History Month was introduced to recognise, appreciate and celebrate the diverse communities in Britain. It is a month dedicated to educating others […]

Seeing Things: Re-imagining Rita and Masataka Taketsuru

Read about Seeing Things trip to Kirkintilloch Town Hall to see Re-imagining Rita and Masataka Taketsuru

Making Sparks with Seeing Things

Read about the Seeing Things group trip to GWL’s own Making Sparks exhibition!

Seeing Things: Linder’s Bower of Bliss artist talk

Hear how the Seeing Things group got on attending Linder’s talk about her exhibition Bower of Bliss!

Seeing Things: Claire Heminsley and House for an Art Lover

See some of the photos taken by the Seeing Things group on their recent visit to House for an Art Lover!

Seeing things trip to Maryhill Burgh Halls

Seeing Things in the Papers! GWL visit Maryhill Burgh Halls

On a right dreich and drookit Monday morning in November, some brave members of the Seeing Things group attended a thought-provoking guided tour of the Maryhill Burgh Halls.

Layered fabric with indistinct text in background. Words on white text in foreground which reads 'I just want people to be kind.. it would make a hell of a difference'.

Jessica On Finding Your Feet

This summer we had the delight of hosting Jessica on her student placement. Now back home she is continuing to contribute to the life of GWL through supporting with Seeing Things research and social media. Below, we hear from Jessica as she reflects on her time, and learning, at GWL this summer. 

Three volunteers sitting round a table laughing while reading messages on a "sharing tree"

Recruiting volunteers for two roles

We’re looking for new volunteers who are keen to learn and can bring enthusiasm, fresh ideas and a passion for GWL’s values and work.

Seeing Things Roundup! May 2017

Read about the a-May-zing trips Seeing Things took last month, including seeing “The 306: Day”, an exhibition of work by Kate Charlesworth, and “3,000 Nights”.

Seeing Things at the GLITCH Film Festival 2017

The last week in March was a busy one for the Seeing Things group, as we made four trips to the CCA to check out the GLITCH Film Festival. Read about our adventures here!