Events & Exhibitions

Forthcoming Members Events

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

Tickets available via Eventbrite. GAC Members should book via the Club (By phone 0141 248 5210 or email

Full details at

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.

This talk is free for GAC Members, £6 for non- members

Please register via eventbrite.

GAC Christmas Party

Saturday 14 December, 4pm onwards


50s style dress is encouraged!

A traditional Christmas meal will be served in the Dining Room between 5pm and 7pm followed by entertainment till late.

£40 per person to include mulled wine, musical entertainment, party pieces, raffles, dancing, and lots of laid back Christmas cheer!

(if you have anything you would like to donate to the raffle, please contact the Secretary)

Save The Date

The GAC Burns Supper will be held on Friday 31 January 2020.


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 or add your name to the book.

Please state any dietary requirements when booking.

Current & Forthcoming Exhibitions


The Artist's Studio

Preview: 24 October
Exhibition Runs: 25 October - 15 November

This is Glasgow

Preview: 22 November
Exhibition Runs: 22 November - 11 January

Winter Exhibition

Preview: 22 November
Exhibition Runs: 16 November - 11 January

Scottish Portrait Awards Exhibition

Exhibition Runs: 16 January - 15 February


Please note that some dates may be subject to change
All exhibitions are free of charge.

Exhibitions are open to the public 11am-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.

Thursday Talks

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.



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)

Sunday: Closed

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)

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