Scope and Content

  • Planning and structures records including exhibition proposals, project management, programmes, venue information 1997-1999
  • Exhibitions legal and contracts 1997-1999
  • Glasgow museums correspondence 1997-1999
  • Exhibition development and supplementary project information 1999
  • Exhibition programming 1997-1999
  • Individual exhibitions records 1997-1999
  • Visitors books 1999
  • Glasgow International Design Festival 1996 records 1980-1997
  • Glasgow Second International Festival of Design media coverage and marketing information 1999

Administrative / Biographical History

A major exhibition programme on architecture and design in a number of different venues was one of the key elements of Glasgow 1999. The Exhibitions programme received funding support of GBP1,240,415 from the ERDF. Other funding came from the programme's core funding. The principle exhibitions were Winning: The Design of Sport, Vertigo, Frank Lloyd Wright, Architecture of Democracy, Mies van der Rohe, Food: Design and Culture, Alexander Thomson, Home/Homes for the Future, Vanity Cases, Alvar Aalto, The Shape of Colour: Red, Design Machine, Identity Crisis, The Glasgow Collection.


Arranged in to series in which items are arranged chronologically