Events & Exhibitions

Forthcoming Members Events

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

Thursday Talks

September 05  2019: Maggie Monaghan - Storm in a Teapot - Russian Propaganda Porcelain 6pm for 6.30pm *non-members please book via eventbrite

October 03 2019: Charlotte Topsfield – Arthur Melville, 6pm for 6.30pm

November 07 2019: Dr Janet McBain - From Here to Posterity – the Saving of Scotland’s Film Heritage 6pm for 6.30pm

November 21 2019: Dr Ailsa Boyd - Ancient Inspiration for Modern Living: Alexander Thomson and Owen Jones 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.

More talks to be confirmed – keep an eye on the website and your inbox

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 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

Spring Exhibition
Preview: 22 February
Exhibition Runs: 23 February - 30 March

Florence Sinclair-Mahdavi
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

Hannah Lyth
Preview:  14 June, 7pm - 9pm
Exhibition Runs: 15 June – 18 July

Artist Talks: Thursday 11 July & Thursday 18 July @6.30pm. Please RSVP

Summer Exhibition
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

Autumn Exhibition 
Preview: 06 September
Exhibition Runs: 07 September – 19 October

Denise Fraser: Creation Creation 
Preview: 06 September
Exhibition Runs: 07 September – 05 October

The Artist's Studio 

An installation of Thomas Jacobi’s ink rubbings taken from the floor of the late Thomas Hutcheson’s studio in Glasgow.

Exhibition curated by Yupin Chung.

Preview: 24 October

Exhibition Runs: 25 October - 15 November

This is Glasgow

Preview: 22 November

Exhibition Runs: 23 November - 11 January

Winter Exhibition

Preview: 22 November

Exhibition Runs: 23 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)

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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