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The Koestler Scotland Exhibition 2017

The Koestler Scotland Exhibition 2017
10 November – 22 December
Curated by Jenni Fagan

The Koestler Scotland Exhibition is an exhibition of artwork, writing and music from prisons, secure hospitals, secure children’s homes, immigration detention centres and community justice services across Scotland.  The display has been selected by writer, Jenni Fagan, from entries to the 2017 Koestler Awards – a charitable scheme which was been rewarding artistic achievement in the criminal justice and secure sectors for over 50 years.

Accompanying events:

5-7pm Thursday 9 November

Free, drop in

Voices from Prison
3-5pm, Sunday 26 November
Free, booking required: ArtMusicLearning@glasgowlife.org.uk

Writing and performance by prisoners and secure patients, alongside works by staff and families affected by imprisonment. This event, held in partnership with Vox Liminis, forms part of the Koestler Trust exhibition programme.

Image: Me, My Cell and I, HM Prison Dumfries, 2017

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  • Website Visit the Koestler Trust website
  • Date Every day from 10th Nov 2017 until 22nd Dec 2017
  • Time 10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Age range All ages
  • Admission Free - Drop-in - no ticket required

Venue Information


25, Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE

Get directions

Tel: 0845 330 3501

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Opening Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Access Information

Wheelchair access: Yes

Disabled toilet facilities: Yes

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