The Archive will act as a centre for research, allowing a unique, unparalleled opportunity for students, academics and the wider public to gleam a fuller understanding of the expansive nature of Gray’s practice and the invaluable contribution he made to 20th century culture.
To date we have:
Co-convened Making Imagined Objects with Dr Rodge Glass and Strathclyde University, the 2nd International Conference on Alasdair Gray with key notes from author Ali Smith and GSA curator Jenny Brownrigg
Wat Dryhope Award with MLitt English Literature: Fantasy at the University of Glasgow
Postgraduate and undergraduate placements with partners from Edinburgh College of Art, The Glasgow School of Art and Strathclyde University
Created our 2nd Wee Gray Resource Magic Portals with GSA Sculpture & Environmental Art student
Hosted 2 x SGSAH Funded Internships with Federica Giardino and Christopher Silver
Secured AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award for 2023 with candidate Lauren Forde, supervised with Dr Rodge Glass and Dr. Eleanor Bell at Strathclyde University