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Brute

Ian Parker and Srinivas Surti Transcription and interpolation take on the guise of structure and process in BRUTE, an exhibition at ARTHOUSE1 that takes reality and smashes it on its head.

Art House1, London SE1

Fri 6 Feb 2015

Free / 07713 189249

  • 15:00 – 07:30 Brute Art House1, London

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 07713 189249

  • 15:00 – 07:30 Brute Art House1, London

Sun 8 Feb 2015

Free / 07713 189249

  • 15:00 – 07:30 Brute Art House1, London
…and 11 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Bryan Adams: Wounded: The Legacy Of War

Over 30 portraits of wounded British servicemen and women, injured whilst on duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, taken by the musician and photographer.

Somerset House, London WC2R

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Terrace Rooms, South Wing

Free / 020 7845 4600

Canaletto's Architecture: Celebrating Georgian Britain

Exhibition examines the artist's nearly 10 year stay in England from 1746. As well as showing works created during that time, it also shows the extreme contrast between Canaletto's depiction of the Palladian architecture of his native Venice.

Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal

Sun 25 Oct 2015

£8.15–£9 / 01539 722464

Sun 1 Nov 2015

£8.15–£9 / 01539 722464

Sun 8 Nov 2015

£8.15–£9 / 01539 722464

…and 14 more dates until 14 Feb 2016

Caragh Thuring

Chisenhale Gallery presents a major new body of work by the London based artist Caragh Thuring.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 25 more dates until 1 Feb 2015

Caragh Thuring Exhibition Tour

A tour of Caragh Thuring's exhibition led by Clarrie Wallis, Curator of Modern and Contemporary British Art, Tate.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Free / 020 8981 4518

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Caroline Watson And Female Printmaking In Late Georgian England

An exhibition of portrait and subject prints by Caroline Watson, who was considered the first female professional woman engraver.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Sun 28 Dec

Charrington Print Room (16)

Free / 01223 332900

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Charrington Print Room (16)

Free / 01223 332900

The Carpet Forest

Art installation for kids.

The Cube, Malvern

Sat 27 Dec

Sun 28 Dec

Mon 29 Dec

Tue 30 Dec

Casey Raymond And Ewan Jones Morris

The filmmakers and multi-media artists present animated films and music videos.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Free / 0292 030440

Sun 8 Feb 2015

Free / 0292 030440

Sun 15 Feb 2015

Free / 0292 030440

…and 4 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Cedric Ford Art Prize and Exhibition

Work by students and alumni from the University of Nottingham's BA Fine Art course.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

Sun 18 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 27 more dates until 14 Feb 2015

Cedric Ford Art Prize and Exhibition

The exhibition opens at Surface Gallery before moving to two other venues in the city, and features work from students and alumni of the BA Fine Art course at the University of Nottingham.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 21 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Free / 0115 947 0793

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Ceramics: Workshop

Develop your own work under the guidance of a resident ceramicist. Materials and tools provided.

New Brewery Arts, Cirencester

Thu 1 Jan 2015

£18 per hour / 01285 657181

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£18 per hour / 01285 657181

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£18 per hour / 01285 657181

…and 6 more dates until 26 Feb 2015

Charnwood Exposed

A new art exhibition by Charnwood Artists uncovers a whole variety of aspects of the local area that we don't always notice or realise are there, it promises to be an enlightening exhibition. Charnwood Museum 29th Nov to 4th Jan.

Charnwood Museum, Loughborough

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 01509 233754

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01509 233754

Chicken Licken Puppet Making Workshop

Make your favourite character from the puppet show in this workshop. Materials are supplied.

Lanark Memorial Hall

Tue 14 Apr 2015

£5 / 01555 667999

Christian Boltanski: Inventory Of The Objects Belonging To A Young Man In Oxford

This exhibition offers a rare opportunity to see significant early conceptual work by Christian Boltanski. The presentation of these photographs, in Oxford for the first time since 1973, forms an ongoing series of exhibitions that mine Modern Art Oxford's distinguished history in the lead up to the gallery's 50th…

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 01865 722733

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01865 722733

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 01865 722733

…and 6 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Christmas Exhibition

Mixed exhibition of work by Walter Awlson, Jim White, Wes McGregor, Colin and Badger and Kinsman Blake Ceramics.

Aberfeldy Gallery

Sun 28 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 01887 829129

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Christmas Exhibition

Painting and sculpture from gallery artists.

scotlandart.com, Glasgow

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 0141 221 4502

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 221 4502

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 221 4502

Sun 18 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 221 4502

Christmas Exhibition

A festive mixed exhibition by gallery artists, with paintings and ceramics, also featuring work by new artists.

Smithy Gallery, Glasgow

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 01360 770551

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 01360 770551

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 01360 770551

Christmas Show

Contemporary works by gallery artists.

Pontardawe Arts Centre

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 01792 863722

Mon 29 Dec

Free / 01792 863722

Tue 30 Dec

Free / 01792 863722

…and 8 more dates until 9 Jan 2015

Christopher Orr: The Beguiled Eye

First solo show in Scotland for this artist whose enigmatic and troubling paintings are based on appropriations of found materials and draw on Old Master techniques.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0131 650 2210

Sat 3 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 650 2210

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 650 2210

…and 5 more dates until 14 Feb 2015

Citizens of the World: David Hume & Allan Ramsay

Too few Scots are aware that Scotland has its own Enlightenment, and a hugely influential one at that, with a world-class philosopher in David Hume, an equally heavy-hitting economist in Adam Smith, an outstanding painter in Allan Ramsay, plus less well-known intellectual giants like Hutcheson, Ferguson, Reid and others.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

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Classical Art: The Legacy of the Ancients

Contemporary and classical art celebrating the enduring legacy of the classical era.

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum

Sun 25 Jan 2015

Free / 01382 307200

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Free / 01382 307200

Sun 8 Feb 2015

Free / 01382 307200

…and 13 more dates until 10 May 2015

Close And Far: Russian Photography Now

Images by Russian photographers including Alexander Gronsky, Dmitry Venkov, Taus Makhacheva, Olya Ivanova and Max Sher.

Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Sat 17 Jan 2015

Free / 02476 524524

Mon 19 Jan 2015

Free / 02476 524524

Tue 20 Jan 2015

Free / 02476 524524

…and 40 more dates until 7 Mar 2015

Close Up And Personal: Eighteenth Century Gold Boxes From The Rosalinde And Arthur Gilbert Collection

An exhibition of exquisitely designed and decorated small boxes used to hold snuff or sweetmeats.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Sun 29 Mar 2015

Free / 01223 332900

Sun 5 Apr 2015

Free / 01223 332900

Mon 6 Apr 2015

Free / 01223 332900

…and 25 more dates until 6 Sep 2015

Collect

The Crafts Council presents an exhibition of museum-quality works from a variety of artists and craft-makers.

Saatchi Gallery, London SW3

Fri 8 May 2015

Free / 020 7811 3070

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Collect Saatchi Gallery, London

Sat 9 May 2015

Free / 020 7811 3070

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Collect Saatchi Gallery, London

Sun 10 May 2015

Free / 020 7811 3070

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Collect Saatchi Gallery, London

Mon 11 May 2015

Free / 020 7811 3070

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Collect Saatchi Gallery, London

Collecting Faces: The Semiotics of Collecting Faces in the 18th Century Through Books, Prints and Drawings

Prof Melissa Percival of the University of Exeter talks about the history of the notion that human character is expressed in the face.

Plymouth City Museum And Art Gallery

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£6.60 (£4.50) / 01752 304774/264878

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