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About Brick Lane

Eleven contemporary artists are showing their latest works in a vibrant exhibition.

Espacio Gallery, London E2

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 21:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 19:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 30 Sep

Above The Beaten Track

Following a two-year break the grass roots festival returns to shine a light on the city's cultural underground, showcasing live music, DJs, artists, makers and audio-visual extravaganzas.

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0151 702 5324

  • 14:00 – 22:00

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

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

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

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Activities Linked To Our Oldham Stories Exhibition: Workshop

Craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family.

Gallery Oldham

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0161 770 4653

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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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

Sun 21 Sep

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 25 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Adrian Henri: Total Art Symposium

Includes a tour by Catherine Marcangeli, curator, and a round table with participants in Henri's happenings, academics and the exhibition catalogue authors.

Liverpool John Moore's University School of Art & Design

Sat 20 Sep

Free

  • 14:30 – 17:45

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 20 Sep

01445 712287

Sat 27 Sep

01445 712287

Sat 4 Oct

01445 712287

…and 3 more dates until 25 Oct

A+DS and RIAS Scottish Student Awards for Architecture

The best work in various categories produced by students at all of Scotland's six architecture schools.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

Adult Art Classes

Tutored art activities in painting, drawing and design. Booking is essential.

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 276 9300

The Clay Way – A beginners' workshop for those who have never used air-drying clay before.

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0141 276 9300

The Clay Way – A beginners' workshop for those who have never used air-drying clay before.

  • 13:00 – 16:00
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Advanced Drawing Course

Sally Delaney takes the 12-week course to teach more advanced techniques.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sat 30 Aug

£90 (£72) / 0121 446 3232

  • 13:30

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

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 020 7242 7367

  • 12:30 – 17:30

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 020 7242 7367

  • 12:30 – 17:30

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 020 7242 7367

  • 12:30 – 17:30
…and 25 more dates until 25 Oct

AI@50

Posters showing key freedom issues and campaigns by the human rights organisation.

The 1 Gallery, Hull

Fri 5 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Hanmi Gallery, London W1T

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 0208 286 4426

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Alasdair Gray

Screenprints from Glasgow's much-loved artist/polymath/greatest-living-Scottish-novelist and so on.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 16 Nov back to top

Aleana Egan: There Are All Sorts of Lives

Sculptural, video and graphic work by Dublin-born artist.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 38 more dates until 1 Nov

Alessandro Di Massimo: I'll Be Your Mirror

Works by Edinburgh-based Italian artist, based on themes of borders, boundaries, citizenship and European identity.

Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh

Thu 28 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 5 Sep

Alessandro Ludovico & Paolo Cirio: Talk

The artists Alessandro Ludovico and Paolo Cirio will be giving a talk at the Gallery about their work and influences.

The Photographers' Gallery, London W1F

Sun 28 Sep

Phone for prices / 0845 262 1618

  • 16:00

Alice Corder And Jessica Quinn

The contemporary artists present brand new artworks showcased for the first time.

Tobacco Factory, Bristol

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 0117 902 0344

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0117 902 0344

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0117 902 0344

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Alicia Dubnyckyj: London: The New Metropolis

An exhibition of works by the contemporary artist.

Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London W1K

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7495 0069

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 020 7495 0069

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 020 7495 0069

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 2 more dates until 13 Dec back to top

Alison Auldjo

New work from the painter and gallery owner.

Union Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 556 7707

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 556 7707

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0131 556 7707

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 2 Nov

BayArt Gallery, Cardiff

Sat 20 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 17 more dates until 17 Oct

Allan Kaprow: Yard 1961/2014

Installations by the American artist, presenting the first re-invention of his seminal environment YARD from 1961.

The Hepworth, Wakefield

Thu 28 Aug

Calder Gallery

Free / 01924 247360

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Fri 29 Aug

Calder Gallery

Free / 01924 247360

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Sat 30 Aug

Calder Gallery

Free / 01924 247360

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 31 Aug

Calder Gallery

Free / 01924 247360

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Amanda Jackson: To Build A Home

Photographer Amanda Jackson launches her new exhibition To Build A Home.

Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan

Sun 31 Aug

Phone for prices / 01239 621 200

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Mon 1 Sep

Phone for prices / 01239 621 200

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sun 7 Sep

Phone for prices / 01239 621 200

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 7 more dates until 29 Sep

Amanda Ross-Ho: Who Buries Who

A solo exhibition by the American artist, who works in a wide variety of media including painting, drawing, photography and installation to mine the objects and artefacts of her own life.

The Approach, London E2

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 020 8983 3878

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 020 8983 3878

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 15 Oct

Free / 020 8983 3878

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 29 more dates until 23 Nov back to top