350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD
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  • Opening times Galleries Tue–Sat 11am–6pm; Sun noon–6pm; closed Mon, but individual exhibitions may vary. General opening hours Mon–Sat 10am–midnight; Sun noon–midnight.
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CCA is a direct descendant of the Third Eye Centre, Glasgow's avant-garde headquarters in the 70s and 80s. CCA commissions and presents new work by Scottish artists, as well as showing work by major international figures. A broad attitude to programming means that you'll also find dance performances, concerts, kids' acting workshops and a general emphasis on openness and inclusivity. Saramago café bar offers beers, wines, snacks and light meals.

Note: Due to the coronavirus outbreak, CCA is closed to the public from Wed 18 March–at least Sun 18 April.

  • Provides: Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
  • Open since: 2001

Events at this venue

There are 15 events at this location

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Adrian Crowley

Indie-rock singer-songwriter based in Dublin.

Tue 28 Sep

£16.50 / 0141 352 4900

Black Curators Collective Meandering Networks, Mapping Nations: Day 1

Black Curators Collective (BCC) is facilitating a two-day gathering as part of the 2021 GI Events Programme. We are considering the idea of ‘meandering networks’ as a starting point to think through how we connect and come together as cultural workers across the four nations. The first day is closed-door for Black…

Thu 17 Jun

Free but ticketed / 0141 352 4900

Black Curators Collective Melanie Keen: Kith and Kin

Join us for a Kith and Kin: the importance of being networked, a live online talk by Melanie Keen, Director of Wellcome Collection. She will set the tone of Meandering Networks, Mapping Nations by reflecting on the themes and programme declaration. "In this exploratory talk, I want to reflect on my role now as connector…

Fri 18 Jun

Free / 0141 352 4900


Canadian art-rock three-piece from Calgary, currently based in Montréal.

Wed 27 Oct

£13.50 / 0141 352 4900

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Brooklyn indie rockers.

Thu 2 Jun 2022

£16.50 / 0141 352 4900

Denise Ferreira da Silva & Arjuna Neuman: Soot Breath / Corpus Infinitum

Film, installation and a publication from the artists interested in reimagining knowledge and existence without limiting constructions of the human.

Tue 15 Jun

Free / 0141 352 4900

Wed 16 Jun

Free / 0141 352 4900

Thu 17 Jun

Free / 0141 352 4900

…and 27 more dates until 24 Jul

Jimi Somewhere

Norwegian alt-pop/hip-hop artist Jimi Somewhere delivers sharp narratives backed by dreamy, cinematic soundscapes. This is a 14+ event (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult).

Sun 8 May 2022

£14.62 / 0141 352 4900

Josh Rouse & Vetiver

Double-bill featuring American folk band Vetiver and American folk/roots pop singer-songwriter Josh Rouse.

Sat 5 Feb 2022

£19.68 / 0141 352 4900

Leifur James

London-based experimental producer and composer, released his highly anticipated second album 'Angel in Disguise', on the 5th June 2020 via Night Time Stories (sister label to the coveted 'LateNightTales'). With driving, melancholic electronica, 'Wise Old Man' is a nod to what can be expected of James' second album…

Wed 24 Nov

£14.06 / 0141 352 4900

Liz Lawrence

Midlands-born singer-songwriter and guitarist performing acoustic folk-rock with mild punk roots.

Tue 5 Oct

£12.65 / 0141 352 4900


Motorama are a Russian new wave band that formed in 2008 in Rostov-On-Don and have released five full-length albums, gaining global recognition and performing in South America, Asia and Europe. This is an 18+ event.

Sun 12 Sep

£16.50 / 0141 352 4900

Sun 13 Feb 2022

£16.50 / 0141 352 4900

Nubiyan Twist

The 12-piece collective perform groove driven music from around the world with soundsystem culture and jazz inspired improvisation, and a catchy horn section.

Mon 27 Sep

£19.68 / 0141 352 4900


Duo whose music blends funk, disco, rock, and pop.

Mon 16 May 2022

£13.50 / 0141 352 4900

Whyte Horses

Whyte Horses is the psych-pop project from Finders Keepers founder Dom Thomas, with help from his eclectic group of friends.

Thu 5 May 2022

£16.50 / 0141 352 4900


Valid ID includes passports, driving licences, over 16+ zip oyster photocard and citizen cards. Photocopies will not be accepted.

Wed 15 Dec

£18.40 / 0141 352 4900

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