Glasgow international 2018

20 April—
7 May

Deniz Uster



Citadel proposes ecological, alternate mechanised cities in transit, which evade the authority of traditional infrastructure and class. The exhibition includes a scaled model of a moving city, an audio piece authored by Gurcim Yilmaz, drawings/collages and public engagement events.

The 1960s cold war era witnessed Ron Herron’s idea of ‘Walking Cities’, conceived as ‘arks’ that would provide post-apocalyptic protection to surviving communities. As opposed to Herron’s revolutionary attitude, Citadel depicts a slowly-evolving socialist utopia, a consequence of automation.

Supported by the Hope Scott Trust.

Fri 20 April – Fri 1 June
Mon – Wed & Fri – Sat, 10am-5pm
Thu, 10am-8pm
Sun, 11am-5pm

Closed 16 – 21 May

Back to 2018

Glasgow international 2018