Scotland Can Make It!

Scotland Can Make It!: The making of six souvenirs (2012), filmed and directed by Mark Huskisson

About

A cultural project to commission a series of six unique souvenirs inspired by the sporting events of London 2012 and Glasgow 2014 by Atelier E.B, Claire Duffy, FOUND, Emlyn Firth with Angharad McLaren, Neil McGuire with Marianne Anderson and Katy West. The project encompassed an exhibition, film series, events programme and shop in partnership with Glasgow Museums and South Block

Visit Scotland Can Make It!

Commissions

Honouring the quality and diversity of Scotland’s creative practitioners and manufacturing industries, six ‘advert’ segments, each connected by an overarching narrative of memory, commemoration and celebration, celebrate the souvenirs, directed by Connolly Clark films

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Tunnock's Medals by Claire Duffy with Tunnock's and Chesapeake Packaging
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Great Circle by FOUND with O Street and Chemikal Underground
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The Golden Tenement by Neil McGuire and Marianne Anderson with Carlton Die Casting and Elizabeth Campbell, Hamish Dobbie and Hamilton & Inches
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Common Wealth by Katy West with Highland Stoneware and Rogano
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Travel Blankets by Atelier E.B and Marc Camille Chaimowicz with Alex Begg and Co. and McRostie of Glasgow
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Home / Away by Emlyn Firth and Angharad McLaren with Johnstons of Elgin

Exhibition

Exhibition Guide

The People’s Palace, Glasgow Green

7 September 2012 - 13 January 2013

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Exhibition installation view
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Exhibition installation view
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Exhibition installation view
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Exhibition installation (detail)
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Exhibition installation view
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Exhibition installation view

Shop

Shop Catalogue

Southblock, Glasgow

19 July 2014 - 3 August 2014

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Postcard invitation, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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Shop exterior view, Photograph: Keith Hunter
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Shop installation view, Photograph: Keith Hunter
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Shop installation view, Photograph: Keith Hunter
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Product catalogue, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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Shop installation view, Photograph: Keith Hunter
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Product catalogue, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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Tote bag, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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Aberfeldy whisky edition with Dewars, Photograph: Gordon Burniston
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Shop installation view, Photograph: Keith Hunter
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Shop installation view, Photograph: Keith Hunter

Events

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Jelly tasting with Ivan Day, Photograph: Eoin Carey
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Pool party with Atelier E.B, Photograph: Catriona Duffy
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Great Circle talk, Photograph: Eoin Carey
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Home/Away talk, Photograph: Eoin Carey
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The Golden Tenement talk, Photograph: Eoin Carey
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Tunnock's Medals at Baltic Street Adventure Playground, Photograph: Eoin Carey
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Weaving workshop with Angharad McLaren, Photograph:Angharad McLaren

Collaborators

Scotland Can Make It! was generously supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland, Glasgow Life, Dewars Whisky and Mak Lab.

  • Panel Scmiprod A

    Common Wealth Jelly Mould

    Katy West with Highland Stoneware and Rogano

  • Panel Scmiprod D

    Tunnock's Medals

    Claire Duffy with Tunnock's and Chesapeake Packaging

  • Panel Scmiprod G

    Travel Blankets

    Atelier E.B and Marc Camille Chaimowicz with Begg Scotland and McRostie of Glasgow

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    Home / Away

    Emlyn Firth and Angharad McLaren with Johnstones of Elgin

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    Great Circle

    FOUND with Chemikal Underground and O Street