Club outing to Windyhill, Kilmacolm on Sunday 30 September

  Club outing to Windyhill, Kilmacolm on Sunday 30 September This picture-perfect home outside Glasgow, one of only two private homes Charles Rennie Mackintosh built, is a fine example of the designer’s work, often referred to (quite rightly) as an ‘architectural gem’. David Cairns, current owner of Windyhill has kindly offered to host members of […]

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Membership Drive: Pairing System

Do you like the sound of lower annual subscription fees? If the answer is ‘yes’, then read on!  The Council wishes to push membership fees back to a former time. It has been agreed that the best way to do this is through the establishment of a ‘Pairing System’ to encourage current members to recruit […]

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A Concert of Contemporary Music with Pianist Mark Spalding

A Concert of Contemporary Music with Pianist Mark Spalding Friday 12 October 2018, 8pm Concert £13.50 GAC members/ £15 guests of members A one course supper with cheese and coffee will be available before the concert 6pm -7.45pm, priced at £18.00 per person. Formerly an organ scholar at St Andrews University, Mark Spalding is presently organist […]

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Thursday Talks: It’s a Family Affair – The Annans

THURSDAY TALKS It’s A Family Affair: The Annans Thursday 23 August 2018, 6pm for 6.30pm £10 Members / £12 non-members  Members’ (and their guests) Supper: Main Course plus Cheese, Tea/Coffee, £18 The Annan family firm of photographers was founded by Thomas Annan (1829–87). ABSTRACT:   One of the leading photographers of the nineteenth century, Thomas Annan […]

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Thursday Talks

Thursday Talks:   Thursday 29 March: Tony Currie  – “The Life and Times of Radio – in Scotland” Thursday 17 May: Roger Billcliffe – “Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Art of the Four” August 23: Anne Lyden –  “Annan Photographs” for 6.30pm September 27: Dr Yupin Chung – “Tea under a Willow Tree” for 6.30pm. Non-Members please book via eventbrite October […]

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A trip to the Willow

You are invited to attend a very special visit to the Original Willow Tea Rooms at 217 Sauchiehall Street on Monday 25 June. The original Willow Tea Rooms have underwent extensive restoration and refurbishment and are set to reopen this month to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of their creator, Charles Rennie Mackintosh. We […]

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Stall holder at the Croix Rousse. oil. 60x60cm Carol Moore £890

PAI Prizewinner 2018

Congratulations to Carol Moore, recipient of the PAI Glasgow Art Club Award 2018. The 130th Paisley Arts Institute Annual Exhibition runs until 24 June at Paisley Museum and Art Galleries. For more information on the PAI please visit   For more information on the artist please visit

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Thursday Talks: Tea Under A Willow Tree

Tea Under A Willow Tree, a talk by Dr Yupin Chung Thursday 27 September £10/£12 Chinese symbols are embodied in daily life. Tea signifies harmony, respect, purity, tranquillity, rejuvenation, refreshment and contentment. There is something in the nature of tea that leads us into the world of the contemplation of life. This illustrated talk explores the […]

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Coming Soon: Members’ Lounge

  Members’ Only / Coming Soon The Reception Room is currently undergoing a bit of a reshuffle, and will soon be known as the Members’ Lounge. Open to Members and their guests, the Lounge will offer our Members a home away from home. With a sitting room ambience and liberally hung with works from the Club collection, […]

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