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ABJAD

Contemporary abstraction from Jane Bustin, Kevin Harman, Paul Kier and Jeff McMillan.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 10:00 – 18:00 ABJAD Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 10:00 – 18:00 ABJAD Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 10:00 – 18:00 ABJAD Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh
…and 45 more dates until 21 Mar

Anna Glantz and Tam Hare: Human Blues

New work from Sweden-based artists.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 661 1924

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 661 1924

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 661 1924

…and 4 more dates until 1 Feb

The Electric Gardens

A walking tour through the Botanic Gardens for adults, children and groups, with dramatic lighting, sound effects and music.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Tue 27 Jan

£6–£10 / 0333 666 3366

Wed 28 Jan

£6–£10 / 0333 666 3366

Thu 29 Jan

£6–£10 / 0333 666 3366

…and 16 more dates until 15 Feb

Big Burns Supper

Stars from across the country congregate as Dumfries celebrates the birth of the Baird with a vast selection of dance, theatre, visual arts, live art and comedy, turning Burns' Night into a festival of contemporary arts. The line-up includes Nina Nesbitt, Craig Hill, Red Bastard, Skerryvore and Hector Bizerk.

Various venues, Dumfries

Mon 26 Jan

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Tue 27 Jan

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

Wed 28 Jan

Times & prices vary / 01387 271820

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan

Brad Faine | Editions

Brad Faine is an internationally recognised artist and printmaker who has, for 40 years been the managing director of Coriander Studio, one of Europe's foremost printers and publishers of fine art limited editions.

Albemarle Gallery, London W1S

Thu 29 Jan

Free / 020 7499 1616

Fri 30 Jan

Free / 020 7499 1616

Sat 31 Jan

Free / 020 7499 1616

…and 12 more dates until 14 Feb back to top

Frozen World: Outdoor Sculpture

An exhibition trail of sculptures by a variety of artists in the snowdrop-scattered grounds of the Abbey, each work inspired by the magical, icy shapes of winter.

National Trust: Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum And Village, Lacock, Chippenham

Mon 26 Jan

Free, plus admission £11.20, child £5.60, family £28 / 01249 730141

Tue 27 Jan

Free, plus admission £11.20, child £5.60, family £28 / 01249 730141

Wed 28 Jan

Free, plus admission £11.20, child £5.60, family £28 / 01249 730141

…and 11 more dates until 8 Feb

Abstract Landscapes

Four of Curwen Gallery's most esteemed painters, John Brokenshire, Mark Godwin, Robin Richmond and Richard Walker come together to create 'Abstract Landscapes', an exhibition affirming the relevance of landscape painting.

Curwen & New Academy Gallery, London W1T

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 020 7323 4700

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 020 7323 4700

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 020 7323 4700

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan

Archibald Dunbar McIntosh: Reflections

Highly abstracted images of Scottish coastlines and harbours.

Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 16 Feb

Free / 0131 557 1020

Tue 17 Feb

Free / 0131 557 1020

Wed 18 Feb

Free / 0131 557 1020

…and 18 more dates until 11 Mar

Billboard for Edinburgh: Richard Long

The latest billboard on the exterior wall of the gallery is by Richard Long, commemorating a walk he made in the central Sahara in 1988.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

Thu 29 Jan

Free / 0131 556 4441

David Lynch: Naming

An exhibition by the American film and television director, and artist, which explores how he uses 'naming' in various disciplines, including drawings, film, and photography, from the late 1960s until the present.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 01642 726720

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 01642 726720

Thu 29 Jan

Free / 01642 726720

…and 48 more dates until 26 Mar back to top

Design Decorate And Embellish: Course

A course in which participants look at design from various cultures, with the aim of creating mixed media and observational artwork.

Norden Farm Centre For The Arts, Maidenhead

Wed 25 Feb

£28 / 01628 788997

MC Escher

The Dutch artist MC Escher produced some of the most fascinating and eye-twisting images in 20th century art, informed by his profound intuitive understanding of mathematics and a razor-sharp technique. Referenced by everyone from science writer Douglas Hofstadter to Family Guy, he's still little-known to the…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Jun

£9 (£7) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00 MC Escher Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Jun

£9 (£7) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00 MC Escher Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Mon 29 Jun

£9 (£7) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00 MC Escher Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh
…and 90 more dates until 27 Sep

Rachel Levine

Work by recent GSA graduate which explores sculpture both as a means of research and as a medium in itself.

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 20 Feb

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sat 21 Feb

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sun 22 Feb

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

…and 14 more dates until 14 Mar

Twenty Eight – The Collective Pop-up

A Stockbridge-based pop-up shop featuring work from designers, artists, poets, milliners, dressmakers, illustrators, ceramicists and other creative types.

Twenty Eight, Edinburgh

Tue 27 Jan

Wed 28 Jan

Thu 29 Jan

…and 51 more dates until 29 Mar

The Wapping Group Of Artists: London And Its River

Paintings produced in the open air, documenting London city life and the Thames.

Mall Galleries, London SW1Y

Mon 16 Feb

Free / 020 7930 6844

Tue 17 Feb

Free / 020 7930 6844

Wed 18 Feb

Free / 020 7930 6844

…and 3 more dates until 21 Feb back to top

Leith School of Art, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 554 5761

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 554 5761

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 554 5761

…and 17 more dates until 14 Feb

Allan Bovill: Glasgow Steamies

Documentary photography.

Hillhead Library, Glasgow

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0141 339 7223

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0141 339 7223

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0141 339 7223

…and 16 more dates until 13 Feb

The Anatomy of a Building: Denys Lasdun and the Royal College of Physicians

An examination of the Royal College of Physicians building, one of the most striking and imaginative works of post-WW II architecture.

Royal College of Physicians Museum, London NW1

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 020 3075 1649

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 020 3075 1649

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 020 3075 1649

…and 12 more dates until 13 Feb

Anthony Green RA

An exhibition of new paintings by Royal Academician, Anthony Green

Curwen & New Academy Gallery, London W1T

Thu 5 Mar

Free / 020 7323 4700

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 020 7323 4700

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 020 7323 4700

…and 18 more dates until 28 Mar

Beauty by Design: Fashioning the Renaissance

Work by contemporary fashion designers inspired by Old Master paintings, using materials such as lace that are associated with earlier periods, together with an exploration of Renaissance ideas of beauty and cosmetics.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 95 more dates until 3 May back to top

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

IT gallery

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 27 Jan

IT gallery

Free / 0131 624 6200

Wed 28 Jan

IT gallery

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 4 more dates until 1 Feb

Cornelius Johnson's Portrait Of Peter Courthope: Workshop

Professor Karen Hearn leads a session looking at the work of the artist.

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Wed 11 Feb

£11 (£10; £10) / 01833 690606

Dancing Away Photography By Mikhail Baryshnikov

The first UK exhibition of the photography of the world famous dancer, actor and accomplished photographer, providing a visual representation of the artist's very personal interpretation of dance and performance.

Contini Art UK, London W1S

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 020 7495 5101

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 020 7495 5101

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 020 7495 5101

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan

Danish Diaspora: Scotland Seen Through Danish Eyes

Work from Danish artists settled in Scotland.

John Gray Centre Museum, Haddington

Mon 2 Feb

Free / 01620 820690

Tue 3 Feb

Free / 01620 820690

Wed 4 Feb

Free / 01620 820690

…and 38 more dates until 14 Mar

Peter Potter Gallery, Haddington

Sat 31 Jan

Free / 01620 822080

Sun 1 Feb

Free / 01620 822080

Mon 2 Feb

Free / 01620 822080

…and 54 more dates until 28 Mar

For Reasons Unknown To Me

Work from four artists, exploring common themes such as the corporeal, the absurd, the uncanny and the incidental.

Whitespace, Edinburgh

Mon 26 Jan

Free / 07814 514771

Tue 27 Jan

Free / 07814 514771

Wed 28 Jan

Free / 07814 514771

…and 3 more dates until 31 Jan back to top