Glasgow International has appointed Richard Parry as its new director. Parry will assume his new role with Scottish biennial festival in May 2017, succeeding Sarah McCrory who organised the 2014 and 2016 editions of the biennial.
Parry, formerly assistant curator at Hayward Gallery, has been the curator-director of the Grundy Art Gallery in Blackpool since 2013, during which time he organised over 25 exhibitions. In January, it was announced that McCrory would be taking up a new position as director of the contemporary art gallery at Goldsmiths, London.
The 8th edition of Glasgow International is scheduled to run from 20 April – 7 May 2018.
5 April 2017