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The Faile Bast Deluxx Fluxx Arcade

  • 4 stars

An interactive installation by the American artists, who are based in Brooklyn, New York and are prominent members of the street art scene.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0131 560 1581

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 29 Sep

Radical Figures: Post-war British Figurative Painting

In the post-war period of surrealism, abstraction and pop art a school of artists pioneered the reinvention of figurative art. The display explores the work of The London School featuring works by Francis Bacon, Lucien Freud and David Hockney.

Manchester Art Gallery

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0161 235 8888

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

The Ark a Project by Bear Cub Gallery

Art on a theme of conservation.

Crypt On The Green, St James', London EC1R

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 4 more dates until 2 Oct

Alasdair Gray at 80

An exhibition to mark the 80th birthday of one of Scotland's most revered artists. Showcasing more than 100 of his works, Gray also hopes to finish three major works he began in the 1960s.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 18 more dates until 31 Oct

Black Cube Collective Annual Show

Annual show by the art collective.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0131 661 1924

  • 10:00 – 22:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 661 1924

  • 10:00 – 22:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 661 1924

  • 10:00 – 22:00
…and 10 more dates until 5 Oct back to top

SEEP II: Mirrors & Mires

Visual art, poetry, performance and hair-cutting in this multi-disciplinary event.

Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free

Pay-what-you-can open barber sessions, for all genders and sexualities.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Mon 29 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30
…and 30 more dates until 31 Oct

American Impressionism – A New Vision

  • 4 stars

An exhibition bringing together some 80 paintings that chart the response of American artists to French Impressionism. Works by Monet, Degas and Berthe Morisot provide context and there are popular works by the likes of Whistler, Sargent and Cassatt, but also less well-known paintings by artists such as Theodore Robinson…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Thu 25 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Fri 26 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

…and 23 more dates until 19 Oct

Colours Of Autumn Photography Course

A digital photography course led by Jean Napier, who has been teaching photography for over 20 years and has had four photography books published featuring North Wales. The course consists of a talk, technical advice and tips in the morning followed by a photography walk through the grounds of Erddig estate.

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Sun 5 Oct

£40 / 01978 355314/315151

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Modern Toss: A Decade in the Sh*thouse

Britain's premier cult cartoonists and animators Modern Toss bring their unique brand of stylishly cack-handed drawing and precision satire to Forge & Co for a celebration of ten years at the forefront of the groundbreaking shit scribbling business.

Forge & Co, London E1

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 020 7729 0007

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 020 7729 0007

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 020 7729 0007

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 15 more dates until 19 Oct back to top

3AM: Wonder, Paranoia And The Restless Night

In this exhibition, curated by Angela Kingston, over 20 UK and international artists explore various themes related to 3 am. It demonstrates how this particular nocturnal hour has captured the imagination of artists

Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

Wed 24 Sep

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 67 more dates until 13 Dec

Cerith Wyn Evans

A major solo show presenting a varied body of the artist's work Serpentine Sackler Gallery and a series of screenings curated by Cerith Wyn Evans at the Gate Cinema.

Gate Picturehouse, London W11

Sat 27 Sep

£7 (£6; Members £5) / 0871 902 5731

Part 2.

  • 12:00 – 13:45

Serpentine Galleries, London W2

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 7402 6075

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7402 6075

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 7402 6075

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 38 more dates until 9 Nov

City Observatory Installation

Installation by the Institute of Future Cities, showing how city data helps us to understand urban centres, and to plan better cities for the future. (Tip: if you want to avoid traffic deadlock, don't build all your high-density housing on the outskirts.)

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 85 more dates until 20 Dec

Edges

Work by eight contemporary photographers who prefer slow processes to digital imaging.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0131 242 8100

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 242 8100

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 242 8100

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 29 Sep

Isa Genzken: Botanical Garden

  • 4 stars

The work of German sculptor Isa Genzken has been described by the New York Times as 'brash, improvisational, full of searing color and attitude' and this is the first UK exhibition of her work outside London, from the earlier geometric abstractions to the more recent assemblages of consumer goods, shop mannequins and…

Inverleith House, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0131 248 2971

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep back to top

New paintings at The Portico by Richard Fitton

A new and exciting body of paintings from the youngest ever member of Manchester Academy of Fine Arts.

The Portico Library & Gallery, Manchester

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0161 236 6785

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0161 236 6785

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0161 236 6785

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0161 236 6785

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Ostia Antica

This fascinating exhibition brings together the art of two very different eras: stunning fragments of ancient statuary and mosaic from Ostia Antica - a large archaeological site located close to Rome - and the dynamic, abstract sculpture and painting of Umberto Mastroianni (1910-1998), an artist whose work has been…

Estorick Collection Of Modern Italian Art, London N1

Wed 24 Sep

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 11:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 62 more dates until 21 Dec

Pieter Vanden Daele: New Sculpture

Contemporary sculpture by the artist.

Beaux Arts, Bath

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 01225 464850

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 01225 464850

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 01225 464850

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 4 Oct

Rebecca Barnard & Nicola Hart

Works in a variety of media.

Cambridge Contemporary Art

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 01223 324222

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 01223 324222

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 01223 324222

  • 09:00 – 17:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

Roar Kjaernstad

Work by the Norwegian artist.

Sutton Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 07854 972930

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 07854 972930

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 07854 972930

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 19 more dates until 25 Oct back to top

Simon Pritchard: New Vintage Visions & Re-imaginings Of Cult Movie Poster Art

Canvas and poster art based on Rock and Roll music and pop culture from artist Simon Pritchard.

The Forum, Norwich

Sun 19 Oct

Atrium

Free / 01603 727950

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Mon 20 Oct

Atrium

Free / 01603 727950

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Tue 21 Oct

Atrium

Free / 01603 727950

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 26 Oct

War On the Home Front

A year long pop up exhibition exploring Alexandra Palace's role in the First World War.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Wed 24 Sep

£1 / 020 8365 2121

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

£1 / 020 8365 2121

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

£1 / 020 8365 2121

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 339 more dates until 1 Sep 2015

'A Letter in Mind' Exhibition In Aid Of The National Brain Appeal Charity

Over 250 artists and contributors have created visual responses to the title 'A Letter in Mind' using a white envelope. Grayson Perry and Emilia Fox are among the contributors. All artworks priced £80. Proceeds go to The National Brain Appeal.

Oxo Tower, London SE1

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 020 7021 1686

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 020 7021 1686

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 020 7021 1686

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 020 7021 1686

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Accidental Poetry

An exhibition of artwork inspired by, or composed of, found elements. Bringing together a group of artists who share an interest in what can be described as the 'accidental poetry' of everyday things.

Quercus Gallery, Bath

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 07738 929089

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 07738 929089

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 07738 929089

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 07738 929089

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Aleksandra Mir: First Woman On The Moon

A multimedia exhibition curated by Stuart Comer and Valentina Ravaglia, exploring the work of an artist most famous for her satirical attack on the chauvinistic excesses of the space race.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Wed 24 Sep

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 22:00
…and 93 more dates until 31 Dec back to top