Forthcoming Members Events
Members' Meet & Mingle
Friday 08 November, from 12noon.
Members are invited to gather on Friday 08 November from 12noon onwards for a 'meet & mingle'. A delicious hot buffet lunch will be served between 12noon and 2pm (£20 per person, inc. glass of wine). Lunch must be booked in advance but please feel free to pop in for drinks and socialising at any point. A warm welcome awaits!
Ten Wee Drams
Saturday 16 November, 7.30pm
An evening featuring acclaimed Clarinetist Sarah Watts
A unique opportunity to hear the a recital of the ‘Ten Wee Drams’ in the delightful surroundings of the historic Glasgow Art Club.
General admission – £15, Students – £7, GAC Members – £12
Full details at https://glasgowartclub.co.uk/events/ten-wee-drams/
Glasgow’s civic collecting of Mackintosh and the Glasgow Style
Wednesday 04 December
Linking to the ‘This is Glasgow’ exhibition, Alison Brown, Curator, European Decorative Art and Design at Glasgow Life will stage a talk outlining the history of the city of Glasgow’s collections in relation to collecting the work of Mackintosh and of his Glasgow Style contemporaries.
Full details to follow.
GAC Christmas Party
Save The Date
The GAC Burns Supper will be held on Friday 31 January 2020.
November 07 2019: Dr Janet McBain - From Here to Posterity – the Saving of Scotland’s Film Heritage 6pm for 6.30pm *non-members please book via eventbrite
November 21 2019: Dr Ailsa Boyd - Ancient Inspiration for Modern Living: Alexander Thomson and Owen Jones 6pm for 6.30pm *non-members please book via eventbrite
December 05 2019: Ronald Singleton and friends present a jocular-secular show - THE RITES AND RINGS OF CHRISTMAS from Saturn to Santa, from assassination to asinine. 6pm for 6.30pm *non-members please book via eventbrite
A supper for members will be served following the talks. Please call the Club for details.
All Thursday Talks are open to the general public.
All Thursday Talks are £10 for members, £12 for non-members and £5 for students.
Please note that, unless stated, all events are open to members of the Glasgow Art Club and their guests only. Public events will generally be advertised through our eventbrite profile.
To book an event please call 0141 248 5210, email firstname.lastname@example.org or add your name to the book.
Please state any dietary requirements when booking.
Exhibitions Programme 2019
Scottish Portrait Awards Exhibition
Exhibition Runs: 21 January - 09 February
Preview: 22 February
Exhibition Runs: 23 February - 30 March
Preview: 08 March
Exhibition Runs: 09 March - 30 March
The Mackintosh Series: Seven stories of his artistic journey, John Cairney
Preview: 05 April, 6pm - 8pm
Exhibition Runs: 06 April - 06 May
SSAA: Ligne et Couleur
Preview: 11 May
Exhibition Runs: 13 May - 24 May
Lachlan Goudie: Shipyard
Preview: 10 May, 6pm - 8pm
Exhibition Runs: 11 May - 07 June
Preview: 14 June, 7pm - 9pm
Exhibition Runs: 15 June – 18 July
Preview: 14 June, 8pm
Exhibition Runs: 15 June - 27 July
Gavin Macqueen: Journey to the Edge
Preview: Friday 26 July, 6.30pm
Exhibition Runs: 27 July – 26 August
Art & other Objects of Interest
Preview: Friday 02 August, 6pm
Exhibition Runs: 03 August - 31 August
Preview: 06 September, 8pm
Exhibition Runs: 07 September – 26 October
Denise Fraser: Creation Creation
Preview: 06 September, 7pm
Exhibition Runs: 07 September – 15 October
The Artist's Studio
Preview: 24 October
Exhibition Runs: 25 October - 15 November
This is Glasgow
Preview: 22 November
Exhibition Runs: 23 November - 11 January
Preview: 22 November
Exhibition Runs: 15 November - 11 January
Please note that some dates may be subject to change
All exhibitions are free of charge.
Exhibitions are open to the public 12-5pm Monday - Saturday, or by appointment.
Non-members please ring the doorbell to gain access. If planning a special visit, we recommend calling ahead to check availability.
Club opening hours:
Monday: 11am to 6pm
Tuesday: 11am to 6pm
Wednesday: 11am to 8pm
Thursday: 11am to 8pm
Friday: 11am to 8pm
Saturday: 11am to 8pm
(The Club is licensed until midnight for functions and events)
Hot meals and snacks are currently available in the Dining Room 12 noon until 4pm, Mondays and Tuesdays, and 12 noon until 6pm Wednesdays to Fridays.
(please note that food is only available to GAC Members and their guests)