Glasgow Mackintosh

Upcoming exhibitions, talks and events taking place at Mackintosh venues across Glasgow.

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Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour of The Mackintosh  House – meticulous re-assemblage of the principal interiors from 78 Southpark Avenue (originally Florentine Terrace) the Mackintoshes Glasgow home. Guided Tours: tours take place from Tuesday - Friday at 10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am, 12pm and 12.30pm. Tours operate on a first come, first served basis. Self Guided Visits: admission is self-guided from 1pm Tuesday - Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday. Last admission 4.15pm (3.15pm Sunday). Please note, a maximum of 12 visitors are allowed in the house at any one time. NB Disruption to access to The Mackintosh House. From October 2017, there may be some disruption to access to The Mackintosh House. This is to allow for essential maintenance work. There may be some periods of closure. Please visit our website in advance of your visit.

all year round (closed Mondays) :: Tuesday – Saturday, 10.00am – 4.00pm,  Sunday 11.00am – 3.00pm

Tours of The Mackintosh House

Location: The Mackintosh House, Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QQ
Admission: General Admission £5.00, Concessions £3.00
Tickets available at reception:  www.glasgow.ac.uk/hunterian
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Delve further into the life and times of Charles Rennie Mackintosh with GSA’s student guides. Decode Glasgow’s distinctive architecture and discover Mackintosh’s lesser known designs, impressive city centre commissions and buildings by his contemporaries in Glasgow Style Art Nouveau.

Every Saturday in March 2018 :: 1:30pm

Mackintosh’s Glasgow Walking Tours

Location: Visitor Centre, The Glasgow School of Art, 164 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RF
Admission: Adult: £19.50 Senior / Student £16.00 Under 18s: £9.75
Online: www.gsa.ac.uk/tours Telephone: 0141 353 4526 In person: The Glasgow School of Art Visitor Centre.
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The Willow Tea Rooms Trust is delighted to offer a series of short Stencilling Station workshops to celebrate Mackintosh Month. Suitable for adults and children, enjoy the chance to get creative and have fun with stencilling in the Art Noveau style. You’ll also learn more about Charles Rennie Mackintosh, his collaboration with Kate Cranston on the original design of the famous Tea Rooms, and the exciting work of The Willow Tea Rooms Trust who are currently restoring the iconic Tea Rooms as well as creating a new state of the art learning, activity and exhibition space, due to open in summer 2018. Come along, join us and get creative from 1200 to 4pm every Thursday, Friday and Saturday in October and November 2017 and February, March and April 2018.

every Thursday, Friday and Saturday throughout November 2017 :: 12-4pm

Stencilling Stations at Willow Tea Rooms Trust

Location: Willow Tea Rooms Trust, 213 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
Admission: FREE
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Sonica Artist in Residence, Nelo Akamatsu (Japan), presents Chozumaki. Inspired by the relationship between typhoon swirls and Coriolis force, this intricate installation of glass and water uses magnetic energy to produce a spiralling vortex of curious sounds. www.sonic-a.co.uk

Thursday 26th October 2017 - January 2018 :: Monday – Saturday: 10.30am – 5pm & Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

Chozumaki by Nelo Akamatsu

Location: The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, G1 3NU
Admission: FREE
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An exploration of the relationship between Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald; particularly his view that she was the creative force within their relationship, as documented in a private letter written by Mackintosh. The artworks exhibited are produced with crystal and precious metals. www.nattyglass.com

October 2017 - January 2018 :: Monday – Saturday: 10.30am – 5pm & Sunday 12pm - 5pm

Illuminating Letters by Siobhan Healy

Location: The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU
Admission: FREE
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Uncover Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s story at The Glasgow School of Art. Gain exclusive access to explore GSA’s unique collection of original Mackintosh furniture and view rare artwork by his wife and collaborator Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh.

Daily :: 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am & 3pm

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Location: Visitor Centre, The Glasgow School of Art, 164 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G3 6RF
Admission: Adult: £7.00 Senior / Student: £5.75 Under 18s: £3.50
Online: www.gsa.ac.uk/tours Telephone: 0141 353 4526 In person: The Glasgow School of Art Visitor Centre.
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