Afternoon events, Visual art

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Animation In Action: Course

Take the opportunity to learn animation techniques to create short films and cartoons.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£84.50 / 0121 446 3232

Annual Schools’ Arts Competition 2015

An opportunity for schools to enter work in the categories Visual Art, Poetry, Short Story, Musical Performance and Drama with cash prizes awarded to schools and certificates given to individual winners.

The Island Arts Centre, Lisburn

Mon 22 Dec

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

Tue 23 Dec

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

Wed 24 Dec

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

…and 162 more dates until 4 Jun 2015

The Anti Gallery Gallery Show

35 artists and art groups stage a takeover of the Espacio Gallery in Shoreditch in January 2015 as a protest against the consumerism of the at world and turn the gallery into a demonstration site, an encounter space and an ideas laboratory.

Espacio Gallery, London E2

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 07815 319073

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Free / 07815 319073

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Free / 07815 319073

…and 11 more dates until 29 Jan 2015

Apartment (Style Cruise)

Crafts, designer products and homewares sourced from the UK's most exciting new makers.

Canal, London N1

Wed 24 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

Thu 25 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

…and 21 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Art Cart

Keep an eye open for the Art Cart where artists will help children notice particular aspects of the exhibitions and lead some fun activities.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Free / 01382 909900

  • 13:00 – 15:00 Art Cart Dundee Contemporary Arts
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Art Class

Art class led by led by Angela Hargreaves.

Arthouse Gallery, Southport

Tue 23 Dec

Phone for prices

  • 12:00 – 14:00 Art Class Arthouse Gallery, Southport

Tue 30 Dec

Phone for prices

  • 12:00 – 14:00 Art Class Arthouse Gallery, Southport

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Phone for prices

  • 12:00 – 14:00 Art Class Arthouse Gallery, Southport
…and 3 more dates until 27 Jan 2015

Art For The Young: P1-P3: Workshop

An art class with Jacqueline Boyd.

Hillsborough Village Centre

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 20 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 5 more dates until 24 Feb 2015

Art For The Young: P4-P7: Workshop

An art class with Jacqueline Boyd.

Hillsborough Village Centre

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 20 Jan 2015

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 5 more dates until 24 Feb 2015

Art Gallery Tour

Peter Boughton the Keeper of Art leads a conducted tour of the paintings, sculpture and furniture in the Gallery.

Grosvenor Museum, Chester

Fri 13 Feb 2015

Free / 01244 402008

Art Lunchtime Talk: An Introduction To Maurice Marinot: A Passion For Glass

A talk about the pioneering glassworker, and the exhibition which brings together forty-four pieces of his glass from the collections of Amgueddfa Cymru, the Victoria And Albert Museum and New Walk Museum & Art Gallery.

National Museum Cardiff

Fri 6 Mar 2015

Free, adv booking required / 029 2039 7951

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Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

The Art of Ailsa Black

A showing of work from the Scottish artist and illustrator, Ailsa Black.

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 01786 471917

The Art of Sketching with Leo du Feu

A five-week course in sketching, in the beautiful surroundings of Rosslyn Chapel.

Rosslyn Chapel, Edinburgh

Mon 2 Mar 2015

£30 per session (£5; Students £15) / 0131 440 2159

Please note: this course runs 2–30 March 2015.

Mon 9 Mar 2015

£30 per session (£5; Students £15) / 0131 440 2159

Please note: this course runs 2–30 March 2015.

Mon 16 Mar 2015

£30 per session (£5; Students £15) / 0131 440 2159

Please note: this course runs 2–30 March 2015.

…and 2 more dates until 30 Mar 2015

Art Of The Lived Experiment Exhibition Tour

An opportunity to tour the exhibition led by different artists and groups, giving their own insights and perspectives.

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Free / 0151 702 5324

Art Opinions Service

Bring in your own picture or art object for an opinion by the Art Department. Up to three items will be inspected and valuations cannot be given.

National Museum Cardiff

Fri 6 Feb 2015

Free, adv booking required / 029 2039 7951

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Art Unlimited: Diversity

Paintings, drawings, prints, assemblages and ceramics from the local art group.

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01786 471917

Artes Mundi 6

Contemporary works spanning a range of media by a chosen shortlist of artists including Carlos Bunga, Omer Fast, Theaster Gates, Sanja Ivekovic, Ragnar Kjaransson, Sharon Lockhart, Renata Lucas, Renzo Martens and Karen Mirza & Brad Butler. This year's winning artist will be announced in January 2015, receiving a prize…

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Tue 23 Dec

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

Wed 24 Dec

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

Thu 25 Dec

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

…and 51 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Artes Mundi 6

Exhibition of work using a wide range of media, actions and strategies to comment on what it means to be human in contemporary society, featuring some of this year's Artes Mundi 6 shortlisted artists.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 0292 030440

Wed 24 Dec

Free / 0292 030440

Thu 25 Dec

Free / 0292 030440

…and 51 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

ARThouse

A 12-week course in hands-on art-making covering drawing and painting; printmaking; model making and sculpture; fashion and textiles; and jewellery design. Ages 9–12. Booking is essential.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 13:00 – 14:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sun 11 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 13:00 – 14:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Mon 12 Jan 2015

£85 / 0141 353 4776

Please Note: This course runs 10 Jan–28 Mar.

  • 13:00 – 14:30 ARThouse House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
…and 75 more dates until 28 Mar 2015

Artist Bruce Munro's 'Star' To Shine

The acclaimed artist presents a large-scale light installation to represent the Star of Bethlehem.

Salisbury Cathedral

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 01722 555120

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01722 555120

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 01722 555120

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Artist Talks Series: Alison Lowry And Angela Thwaites (TBC)

A talk by artists Alison Lowry and Angela Thwaites.

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Wed 25 Feb 2015

Free / 0191 515 5555

Artist Talks Series: Eric Bainbridge And James Beighton

A talk by artiss Eric Bainbridge and curator James Beighton.

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 0191 515 5555

Artist Talks Series: Jo Mitchell and Emma Woofenden

Joanne Mitchell will talk about her career path as a professional glass artist and designer, her PhD research at the University of Sunderland, and the ideas and inspirations behind her work. Emma Woofenden discusses her work.

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Wed 11 Feb 2015

Free / 0191 515 5555

Artist Talks Series: Livvy Fink and Lothar Götz

A talk by artists Livvy Fink and Lother Gotz.

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Free / 0191 515 5555

Artists Design for the British Stage

Jane Pritchard of the V&A talks about the relationship of British artists with theatre.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

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