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  • Reclaimed – The Second Life of Sculpture

  • News, March 2014
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Lotte Glob, Walker and Bromwich, Klaus Weber, Matthew Derbyshire, Jess Flood Paddock, Andy Holden, Alex Allan, Ewan Robertson and Gordon Munro, Jonathan Owen, Bobby Niven, George Wyllie, Iain Kettles, James McLardy, Alex Frost, Clare Stephenson, Nick Evans, Sarah Forrest, Joanne Tatham &…

  • WE at Latitude 53 Contemporary, Edmonton

  • News, January 2014
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January 10–February 15 in the Main Space At Latitude 53 Contemporary Visual Culture – 10242 106 Street, Edmonton
Opening reception for members and guests: Friday January 10 at 7 pm
In January, WE brings new work from the leading edge of artist-run culture to Latitude 53, Alberta’s
oldest artist-run centre. Conceived originally as…

  • Kypseli, ReMap 4, Athens

  • News, September 2013
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KYPSELI
8 – 30 September
as part of ReMap 4, Athens

KYPSELI is an independent publication initiated by a company of creators who live in or care for the neighborhood of Kypseli in Athens. The publication follows in the DIY tradition of fanzines, it is printed black and white on…

  • Summer Fete at Ceri Hand Gallery

  • News, August 2013
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CERI HAND GALLERY SUMMER FETE
For a fuller account of the day, you should read Ceri Hand’s round up – See more at: http://www.criticismism.com/2013/08/20/ceri-hand-summer-fete/#sthash.UyHxiEXA.dpuf
Saturday 17 August
12 – 6pm
Further info
For an account of the day read Ceri Hand’s round up here

  • WE at the Haight Gallery, Calgary

  • News, July 2013
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‘WE’ is a two-part geographical based show experienced in two cites, Calgary, Canada and Glasgow, U.K. Curated by Yvonne Mullock and Matthew Bourree
Exhibiting artists:
Laura Aldridge • Ciara Phillips • Jonathan Owen • Daisy Richardson • James McLardy • Rachel Duckhouse
Preview: Saturday 27th July 7-11pm
Open 28th July – August…

  • IOP x Cocktail

  • News, June 2013
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IOP x Cocktail
(Online Club Night)
http://www.itsourplayground.com
8pm – 1am (GMT)
28.06.2013
On June 28 for one night only, IOP will be hosting an ‘Online club night’, the first of its kind on itsourplayground.com. From 8pm to 1am, images, GIF, videos and texts will be dancing on your screen, changing every few minutes, following the music. Be prepared…

  • ‘White Teeth in the Planetarium’, an essay by Ruth Barker

  • News, April 2013
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“Science fiction writers have posited parallel worlds closely similar to the world we know, but in which our counterpart selves pursue lives very different from our own. The story […] left me with an uncanny sense of such a world.”[1]

At the beginning of The Separateness of Things,…

  • In conversation with Jack Welsh, Corridor8

  • News, April 2013
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Jack Welsh talks to Glasgow based sculptor James McLardy about his current solo exhibition White Teeth in the Planetarium at The Royal Standard, Liverpool.
Jack Welsh: What inspired the title of your exhibition at The Royal Standard?
James McLardy: The title, White Teeth at the Planetarium, comes…

  • White Teeth in the Planetarium

  • News, April 2013
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Private view – 12th April 6-9pm
Drawing influence from either side of the Modernist movement, ‘White Teeth in the Planetarium’ presents a series of dystopian sculptures made from pigmented wax, fiberglass, clear acrylic, paint and plastic laminate. Monumental forms and fragmented arrangements are dressed up in fake-façades,…

  • White Teeth in the Planetarium reviewed in the Skinny

  • News, April 2013
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4/5 stars
James McLardy: White Teeth in the Planetarium @ The Royal Standard, Liverpool

REVIEW BY LINDA PITTWOOD.
PUBLISHED 23 APRIL 2013
Link to the review in the Skinny

The Royal Standard, Liverpool, specialises in bringing to the city contemporary artists who might be described as ‘emerging’. Currently, this means exhibiting White Teeth in the Planetarium, a new…

  • High Cross House

  • News, January 2013
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‘LEGACY: FIVE SCHEMES FIRST VARIATION’
GWENAËL BÉLANGER / BLUE CURRY / KAREN HENDERSON / JAMES McLARDY / RICHARD STONE
CURATED BY CARL SLATER
High Cross House in Dartington, managed by the National Trust is one of the UK’s most important modernist sites for contemporary buildings. Designed by …

MAGNUM OPUS

Private view: Thursday, 10th January 2013 / 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Exhibition continues until 26th January 2013
Thursday – Saturday 1-5 pm

The Dye House, 33 Nutbrook Street, London SE15 4JU

Darren Banks
Simon Davenport
Leo Fitzmaurice
Matthew Johnstone
James McLardy
Daniel Shanken
Anna Chrystal Stephens
Gesa Troch
Nina Wakeford
Lewis Teague Wright
The exhibition puts forward a selection of sculptural propositions of…

  • ‘Seven holes’, ‘Gravity. It’s the law’

  • News, December 2012
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From ‘Last Chance’ exhibition text, SWG3
LAST CHANCE presented eight artists with the opportunity to show a work for the first time, a piece that has been sitting in the studio or in the artist’s mind for a while.
It’s our Playground ‘Can you…

  • Last Chance

  • News, December 2012
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SWG3 Gallery is glad to invite you to:
LAST CHANCE
Rachel Adams, Tom Godfrey, James Hutchinson, Lorna Macintyre,
James McLardy, Michael Stumpf, Hayley Tompkins, Sue Tompkins.
08.12.2012 – 19.01.2013 | weds-sat 12-6pm
Christmas break 22.12.2012 – 09.01.2013
at SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow
PREVIEW
Friday 07.12.2012 – 7-9pm
After Party: 9pm-2am
LAST CHANCE will be the opportunity to show a…

  • Pavilion

  • News, October 2012
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  • ‘The Swan and Hostage’ reviewed in the List and the Skinny

  • News, September 2012
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Enjoyable exhibition questioning the inherent value and fakeness of sculpted pieces
4/5 Stars

Source: The List
Date: 3 August 2012
Written by: Talitha Kotzé

James McLardy’s solo show ‘The Swan and Hostage’ is the result of his six-week residency at the Duchy gallery in the east end of Glasgow. The title echoes the pub-like…

  • The Duchy, Exhibition Press Release

  • News, July 2012
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James McLardy | The Swan and Hostage
28 July – 25 August 2012
The Duchy is pleased to present The Swan and Hostage, a solo show of new work by Glasgow artist James McLardy.
McLardy’s work explores hierarchy within the use of colour, material and effect, collaging the fake and the real…

  • The Duchy, residency

  • News, July 2012
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Over the last few weeks I’ve been in residence at The Duchy developing new work for a solo exhibition in the gallery, ‘The Swan and Hostage’.
I’ve been working with key materials and techniques including brightly cast wax and copper leaf together with carved and painted MDF surfaces. Through continuously questioning…

  • ART LENDING LIBRARY

  • News, May 2012
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20th April – 7th May 2012
Mitchell Library, Glasgow Room
The Art Lending Library (ALL) is a mobile structure housing a diverse collection of artworks that can be enjoyed in your own home. Conceived and curated by Market Gallery. ALL is a major new artwork by Walker and Bromwich with contributions from over fifty…

  • Petrosphere, Glasgow International

  • News, April 2012
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PETROSPHERE:
Cities rise and cities fall again; words are spoken and retracted; we meet and talk and things will not be the same again.
PETROSPHERE is part of a series of projects between 5 artists based in Glasgow, and 5 artists based in Athens.
Vibrant, difficult, beautiful, caustic; full of friction and full…

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