Individual Support

Individual Support

As an individual, you can choose from many different ways of supporting Glasgow International. You can:


You can also choose to make a one-off donation.

Donate via Paypal

All donations from individuals, either as a Friend, Supporter or Patron, will go towards commissioning new work and the artistic process.


Become a Friend of Glasgow International

You can join Glasgow International as a Friend from as little as £100.

From just £8 per month our Friends enjoy:

  • 20% discount on our limited editions
  • Updates and information on all events, performances and talks
  • Regular programme updates on new work and advance information about the festival
  • The opportunity to make a difference to the contemporary art community in Glasgow

Become a Friend now

Become a Supporter of Glasgow International

You can join Glasgow International as a Supporter from £500 (or £42 per month).

By becoming a Supporter you will make a bigger difference to the work of the festival and a develop a closer relationship that will bring you right into the heart of our work.

Our Supporters enjoy the benefits of being a Friend plus:

  • Invitations to the GI opening reception and closing party
  • A guided tour of one of the major GI exhibitions with a member of the curatorial team
  • Acknowledgement of your support on our ‘Thank You’ board and website
  • Priority booking for events, talks and tours

Become a Supporter now


Become a Patron of Glasgow International

GI Patrons make a significant contribution to the festival, and become part of a vital network of close friends who are in return brought into the inner workings of the festival.

When you become a Patron of GI you can choose between three levels of support, each providing enhanced access to the festival and our exciting programme of artists.






£5,000 +

Bronze: £1,000

Includes Friend and Supporter benefits, plus:

  • A special viewing with a Director’s programme artist, outside of main gallery hours
  • Invitation to visit the preview of the festival, before either press or public have access, and in advance of the opening. You will meet with the Director for an informal discussion about the work and the install. Where possible, the artists will be present
  • An invitation to a special evening in both Glasgow and London in between editions, offering an insight into the emerging generation of top artists

Become a Bronze Patron now


Silver: £2,500

Includes Friend and Supporter benefits, plus:

  • Your contribution can be made directly to an artists’ project of your choice within the Director’s Programme
  • Special access to the GI commission as it develops, including personalised updates from the artist and curatorial team
  • An invitation to take part in an ‘artists’ view of the city’ – a half-day guided tour of Glasgow and its hidden gems, led by artists who work and live in the city

Become a Silver Patron now


Gold: £5,000

Includes Friend and Supporter benefits, plus:

  • Your choice of a GI Limited Edition print (subject to availability)
  • Invitation to special Patron’s lunch or dinner, joined by Director’s Programme artists and GI Director
  • Invitations to intimate gatherings with GI artists at collectors’ homes  in both London and Glasgow to discuss forthcoming GI commissions
  • Signed copies of Glasgow International publications and catalogues
  • Acknowledgement of your support across all GI printed and online materials

Become a Gold Patron now

Learn more about supporting Glasgow International by downloading our Guide to Supporting GI (PDF).