Made in Glasgow by Local Heroes

A pop-up design exhibition and shop in the centre of Glasgow, coinciding with the city's hosting of the Berlin / Glasgow 2018 European Championships.

28 July — 12 August 2018
58 Albion Street, Glasgow

Made in Glasgow by Local Heroes showcased a vibrant selection of the city's design talent, with 20 designers exhibiting, and 12 special commissions. As well as a guest designer from fellow host city, Berlin.

The pop-up was featured in Dezeen, It’s Nice That, Design Week.

We also hosted a number of instore events including: the launch of Solas Sleepwear; a design podcast with No Opinion featuring men’s knitwear designer Jennifer Kent and Emlyn Firth of A Visual Agency.

  • 21 designers
  • 12 commissions
  • 620M online readership
  • 2000+ visitors



Creative Scotland
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
Glasgow City Council