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  • Nice wee review from Joyce McMillan.

    Posted August 1, 2012 by Peter

    Nice wee review from Joyce McMillan.. THE WEATHER may be changeable; but this week, Glasgow celebrates its annual weekend of explosive street art, with the Merchant City Festival in full swing both indoors and outdoors, and the Surge/Conflux international gatherin...

  • Big Man.... You're amazing!

    Posted July 28, 2012 by Denise Greenan

    I will admit I was expecting to be a little underwhelmed by the Big Man, but nothing prepared me to be as mesmerised as I was watching him come to life from his giant green pod!   My son and nephew really enjoyed the spectacle that unfolded on a mostly sunny day in Glasgow's Merchant City this after...

  • BIG MAN in Glasgow blog

    Posted July 17, 2012 by Webmaster

    While browsing the internet, we came across this great blog post. Big Man is coming to town "...Sure there’s a few self-proclaimed ‘big men’ in Glasgow but there is only one Big Man Walking – a larger than life blue puppet who will make his way through Glasgow’s city-...

  • Big Man in STV News

    Posted June 19, 2012 by Webmaster

    "Giant opening planned for city festival that towers above all the others" It looked like a scene from the movie Avatar as a giant blue creature took to a city street. However, the scene was not Hollywood; it was Royal Exchange Square in Glasgow and, rather than an alien warrior, the cerulean og...

  • Big Man will walk through Glasgow Merchant City Festival, July

    Posted June 18, 2012 by Webmaster

    Big Man Walking will be making his way through the streets of Glasgow on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 July, as part of the Merchant City Festival and to kick off the city’s Olympic celebrations. "...the hairs on the back of the next rise a little, at the sight of his great figure, surrounded b...

  • Poet Hugh McMillan films The Big Man in Dumfries!

    Posted June 8, 2010 by Jean Atkin

    Big Man Walking in Dumfries has got even poets using video - take a look at this very nifty blog -

  • Robert Burns 2014

    Posted June 1, 2010 by symon macintyre

    We could build Robert Burns 8 meters high and have him recite his poems as he walks along. Different communities could then contribute to the event by welcoming him with there own Burns events,. WE could have a Giant horse as well... or a Giant dog

  • Big Man Walking in Dumfries - what a day!

    Posted June 1, 2010 by Jean Atkin

    From the moment The Big Man emerged from his magic pod beside the High Street fountain and straightened up to his full 8 metres tall, Dumfries was an enchanted place. The Big Man stepped forward and looked down at the crowds, and blinked huge, wise green eyes, his lips curved in a gentle smile. Crow...

  • Big Man Walking the Burns Corridor

    Posted May 31, 2010 by Geoff Crolley

    If the towns and villages along the Burns Corridor got together, would it be possible for the Big Man to stay in the Corridor, visiting each community in turn over a one month period? Perhaps moving on to other corridors later. Do the Burns Corridor annually and have a special tour during the Year o...

  • A Big Lady for a Big Man

    Posted May 29, 2010 by Clarice Milligan

    The Big Man was coming to Dumfries and should meet his Own Big Lady in the form of 6 metre tall Devorgilla. The Big Lady was designed by artist Susan McKay and was built by the artist and a team of enthusiastic volunteers from the North West Resource Centre and other helpers. I got involved at a lat...