Social Hub Mural Consultation “Make Room for What Matters”

Public Consultation: “Make Room  for What Matters” Mural – Candleriggs, Merchant City, Glasgow.

Merchant City & Trongate Council is a vibrant voluntary community organization dedicated to fostering connections, maximizing communication between residents and visitors to the area, whilst celebrating diversity. 

In collaboration with the brand new Social Hub Hotel, SWG3 Yardworks Art, MC&TCC and Glasgow City Council are excited to introduce a new public art installation in Candleriggs Square, in the heart of  Glasgow’s Merchant City. Commissioned by The Social Hub, developed by Yardworks Glasgow and working alongside the community council,  this mural aims to inspire reflection on the themes of community, heritage, and cherished moments under the banner of “Make Room  for What Matters.”

As part of our commitment to inclusivity and community engagement, we value your input to ensure that this mural resonates deeply with the diverse voices of the area. Your perspectives are invaluable in shaping a meaningful and representative piece of public art. We invite residents, business owners, and visitors alike to participate in this exciting consultation process.

There is a consultation document available online, which can be completed until 3rd May 2024.

In-person events

Saturday April 20th – Dynamic consultation at in Merchant City Square

Thursday May 2nd – Print Clan Workshop – The Social Hub, Candleriggs Square

Thursday May 9th – Business consultation evening – Social Hub Hotel. Candleriggs Square