The Modern Institute was founded in Glasgow in 1997. The gallery works with 42 internationally established and emerging artists including Martin Boyce, Jim Lambie, Richard Wright, Anne Collier, Cathy Wilkes, Simon Starling, Urs Fischer, Luke Fowler and Nicolas Party.

Working on both public and private shows with the artists worldwide, The Modern Institute hosts a yearly programme across its two spaces in Glasgow, as well as participating in major art fairs. The gallery regularly curates projects internationally and annually publishes artist books and monographs.


14—20 Osborne Street
Glasgow G1 5QN
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (0) 141 248 3711
Fax +44 (0) 141 552 5988

3 Aird’s Lane
Glasgow G1 5HU
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (0) 141 237 1488

Opening Hours

14—20 Osborne Street
Monday—Friday, 10am—6pm
Saturday, 12 noon—5pm

3 Aird’s Lane
12 noon—5pm

For general enquiries, please email us.


Founding Director
Toby Webster
Andrew Hamilton
Archive Manager
Archive and Project Assistant
Assistant to the Directors
Technical Manager
Storage Manager
Storage Assistant
Assistant Registrar
Finance Manager
Accounts Assistant