Afternoon events, Visual art

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Liz Knox: Stepping Stones

Energetic paintings from Glasgow artist.

Leiper Fine Art, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 204 2372

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 204 2372

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 204 2372

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0141 204 2372

Lowestoft Theatretrain (Ages 6-18)

Professional training in the Performing Arts for young people aged six to 18 years. Classes include acting, singing and dancing.

Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft

Sat 25 Oct

Phone for prices / 01502 589726

Manuel Chavajay & Rebecca Wilcox: This Might Be a Place for Hummingbirds

Work by two artists with apparently little in common: Guatemalan painter and sculptor Chavajay and Glasgow-based video artist Wilcox.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0141 352 4900

…and 7 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Mirrorcity: 20 London Artists

Presenting in a wide variety of media, this group exhibition includes artworks by Michael Dean, Tim Etchells, Anne Hardy, Susan Hiller, Lloyd Corporation, LuckyPDF, Helen Marten, Ursula Mayer, Emma McNally, Karen Mirza and Brad Butler, Katrina Palmer, Pil and Galia Kollectiv, Laure Prouvost, Aura Satz, Lindsay Seers, Tai…

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Mon 27 Oct

Hayward Gallery

Free / 0844 875 0073

Mon 3 Nov

Hayward Gallery

Free / 0844 875 0073

Mon 10 Nov

Hayward Gallery

Free / 0844 875 0073

…and 7 more dates until 29 Dec

Paradigm Store

Ambitious group exhibition examining the interface between art and design. Artists include Beatriz Milhazes, Yutaka Sone, Kendall Geers, Claire Barclay and David Shrigley, amongst several others.

5 Howick Place, London SW1P

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sun 26 Oct

Free

Mon 27 Oct

Free

…and 9 more dates until 5 Nov back to top

Residency and Exhibition

Call for Submissions: East Midlands Graduate Project 2014.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 12 more dates until 8 Nov

Resistance

An installation exploring the resistance of disabled people to the Nazi campaign of extermination.

Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast

Sat 25 Oct

Free, donations welcome

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Resistance Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast

Sun 26 Oct

Free, donations welcome

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Resistance Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast

Mon 27 Oct

Free, donations welcome

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Resistance Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast
…and 6 more dates until 2 Nov

Schizophrenia Taiwan 2.0

London's first major new media art exhibition from Taiwan, examining the paradoxes of globalized world through the diagnosis of Taiwan's collective state of "schizophrenia"

Ambika P3, London NW1

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7911 5876

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7911 5876

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 020 7911 5876

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 7911 5876

Victoria Gamberoni: Flowerpieces

Contemporary works by the artist.

Victoria Art Gallery, Bath

Sun 18 Jan 2015

Free / 01225 477233

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Free / 01225 477233

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Free / 01225 477233

…and 4 more dates until 1 Mar 2015

Warhol & Morris: Jeremy Deller

Jeremy Deller curates this major exhibition of work by drawing a connection of themes repeated in both artists work.

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01865 722733

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01865 722733

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 01865 722733

…and 8 more dates until 8 Feb 2015 back to top

WeegeeWeegee 'Souls Of The Unrepentant' An Exhibition Of Collages

A surreal journey inspired by dreams, an amalgamation of childhood fantasies fuelled by passion for anthropology, myths and fables.

Arts Lav, London SE11

Sat 1 Nov

Sun 2 Nov

Mon 3 Nov

…and 8 more dates until 11 Nov

Work Christmas Party

Exhibiting at Columbia Road Arts Club, London from 26 November - 7 December, Work Christmas Party is a celebration of contemporary British illustration and the creative minds behind it.

Columbia Road Arts Club, London E2

Wed 26 Nov

Free

Thu 27 Nov

Free

Fri 28 Nov

Free

…and 5 more dates until 5 Dec

100 Days: The Rwandan Genocide Twenty Years Later

Photographs, videos and multimedia installations exploring one of Africa's darkest periods, which saw the murder of 800,000 people and the rape of 500,000, following the assassination of the Rwandan and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sun 26 Oct

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Sun 2 Nov

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Sun 9 Nov

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

…and 24 more dates until 26 Apr 2015

26 Words

A letter Exchange touring exhibition pairing 26 writers from Group 26 with 26 calligraphers and letter carvers.

Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

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

Sun 26 Oct

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

Sun 2 Nov

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

Sun 9 Nov

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

…and 5 more dates until 14 Dec back to top

557 Reasons: A Tribute To Life

This art exhibition is to honour the 557 people who have their final home between the walls of the Crypt and pay a tribute to their lives. 24 artists from different countries give a highly personal interpretation of the joys of life.

St Pancras Church, London NW1

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 8558 6982

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 8558 6982

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 8558 6982

…and 6 more dates until 2 Nov

A Royal Passion: Queen Victoria and Photography

Anne Lyden, International Photography Curator, talks about how photography and Queen Victoria influenced each other.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

A–Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

An overview of Scottish art from the 17th century to the present day, featuring artists from William Allan to Aleksander Zyw.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Academicians III

Prints by four Royal Academicians: Marian Leven, Hughie O'Donoghue, Barbara Rae and Emma Stibbon.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 552 0704

…and 7 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Accord Hospice Art Exhibition

A hundred original works by local artists for sale. All profits go to the Accord Hospice.

Anchor Mill, Paisley

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Sun 26 Oct

Free

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Acrylic Landscapes: Workshop

Simon Terry leads an acrylic painting class. Use depth and perspective to build up a landscape, taking inspiration from the collection. Materials are provided.

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 15 Nov

£25 each class; £65 for all three / 0191 232 7734

Adrian Henri: Total Art

Original paintings, collages, prints, annotated scripts, hand-made posters, audio and video from the 1960s and 1970s.

The John Lennon Art & Design Building, Liverpool

Sat 25 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

Adrian Hollister: Wester-Ross Folios

A series of fine-art monochrome images that make up the Wester-Ross Folios from local photographer Adrian Hollister. The portfolios present a view of Hollister's love for the landscapes and life of the area.

Gairloch Heritage Museum

Sat 25 Oct

01445 712287

African Contemporary Art Exhibition

A new solo exhibition from Owusu-Ankomah, opens 18th September at October Gallery. Working in a new palette of colours, the large-scale paintings reflect the artist's fascination with the adinkra symbols of his Ghanaian culture.

October Gallery, London WC1N

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7242 7367

Afro Supa Hero

London-born artist Jon Daniels presents action figures, comic books and games which offer an insight into the experiences of growing-up in London with an African-Caribbean heritage.

International Slavery Museum, Liverpool

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0151 478 4499

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