Tag Archives: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Kelvingrove Floor Postcard Collage

This is the smallest of the floor collages and measures approx. 10.50cm x 15.00cm. It illustrates the five kinds of marble laid on the original floor. It highlights the multicoloured grandeur of the flooring which complements the interior walls of … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Floor Square Collage

The completed collage shows areas of the marble chequerboard tiling found on the first floor of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. The actual floor is highly polished and stretches along the magnificent corridors of the building. The marble is 110 … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Marble Floor Variation

This is the third collage of the Kelvingrove floor. The centre of the design focusses on shades of ochre and gold. The arrangement of the sections in this way has given the colour an unexpected glow. The small square in … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Floor Marble design.

This is the second collage from photographs of the marble flooring at Kelvingrove. The pale greys threaded with fine lines contrast against the dark speckled areas. This is the centre of the collage and has been layered several times to … Continue reading

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Kelvingrove Floor (detail)

A close up of the detail in the Kelvingrove collage.

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Kelvingrove Floor

The marble flooring at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum has been the inspiration for this small collage. I have rearranged the tiling to create a different design, selecting specific areas of flooring to highlight the patterned grain and colours of … Continue reading

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