Worker, in Kvaerner shipyard / shipbuilding, in Govan, on the River Clyde, Glasgow, Scotland in October 1993.

Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert 


Friday 6 January – Saturday 25 February

(please note we are closed on Sundays)

Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert’s ‘Shipbuilding’ captures a moment in history at the Kvaerner shipyards in Govan. It offers an insight into the monumentality of this industry, and the people who drove it and the foreboding of its loss. the exhibition was first shown at Street Level Photoworks in the group exhibition Govan/Gdasnk and is the first solo exhibition of this work.

Presented in partnership with Street Level Photoworks.


Clydeview Academy Student Photography Exhibition

Monday 27 Feb – Sunday 12 Mar

The Beacon is proud to present this inaugural exhibition showcasing the work of Clydeview Academy’s talented young photography students. A selection of work will be exhibited covering subjects including landscape, still life and built environment.



Monday 20 Mar – Sunday 30 April

Supported by Inverclyde Placed Partnership and Beacon Arts Centre, Emerge commissioned young and early career artists from Inverclyde to explore their creative practice in new ways, honing their skills and developing new work. This exhibition features diverse examples of the work produced by the four young artists selected – Tiffany Broadfoot, Martyn McKenzie, Chris Patrick and Calum McMillan – and includes photography, landscape painting, writing and contemporary dance.

Free entry for all exhibitions.