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Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Latest Information

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Introducing the Burrell blog

Read our first edition from Dr Bridget McConnell CBE, Chief Executive of Glasgow Life.

My Job with Laura Bauld

In this second edition of the Burrell Project blog, we're catching up with project curator Laura Bauld to find out more about her role on the project - read more.

My Favourite Object with Caroline Currie

In this edition, we're catching up with learning and access curator, Caroline Currie on her favourite object in the collection.

My Job with Fiona Macleod

In this edition, we're catching up with editor Fiona Macleod on her role on the Burrell project.

My Job with Susie Ironside

Visitor Studies Curator Susie tells us more about how her job involves working with different audiences to help shape the refurbishment of The Burrell Collection.

My Job with Louise Treble

We're staying with the visitor studies theme in this edition, as assistant visitor studies curator Louise explains how visitor research is continuing during lockdown. Find out more.

My Favourite Object with Rebecca Quinton

Research Manager Rebecca Quinton tells us more about a pair of silk bed valances with Royal connections.

My Job with Iona Shepherd

What does a Project Photographer do? Find out here with Burrell Project Photographer Iona.

Recent research with Tony Lewis

Curator of Scottish History, Tony Lewis shares an insight into his recent research of Sir William Burrell's involvement in the Glasgow International Exhibition in 1901. Read more.

My Job with Lucy Armitage

Digital Learning and Access Curator, Lucy tells us about her role in developing digital interpretation for the new displays at The Burrell Collection. Read more.

My favourite paintings with Suzanne Ross

Paintings Conservator Suzanne tells us about her two favourite paintings in the collection. Read more.

My Job with Glen Cruickshank

In this edition, Digital Technician Modern Apprentice Glen tells us what he enjoys most about his role on the Burrell Project. Read more

Upcycling in the 18th Century with Jo Meacock

Curator of British Art, Dr Jo Meacock, tells us how her recent research on a painting in The Burrell Collection shows that upcycling is not just a fad of the 21st-century. Read more


My Job with Filmmaker Debora Bottino

As a filmmaker on The Burrell project, Debora is involved in creating content for dynamic new displays, to share more of the stories behind the collection than ever before. More

My Job with Learning & Access Curator Caroline Currie

Curator Caroline discusses her role in the Burrell refurbishment project and has useful advice for anyone interested in a career in museums. More