Afternoon events, Visual art

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Andrea Buttner

An exhibition of contemporary artworks.

Hollybush Gardens, London EC1R

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 15 Nov

Andrea Zucchini: Alchemical Studies

For Tenderpixel's 2014 summer break, we turned over the gallery space to Andrea Zucchini, London-based artist. As a result of the residency he presents his work in a solo exhibition, Alchemical Studies, from 6 to 20 September.

Tenderpixel Gallery, London WC2N

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 020 7379 9464

  • 14:00 – 18:00

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 020 7379 9464

  • 14:00 – 18:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 020 7379 9464

  • 14:00 – 18:00
…and 6 more dates until 20 Sep

Andrew Litten - I Wish You Ill And Hope You Suffer As Much As I Have

A malevolent collection of works motivated by negativity and subversion employing mixed media and sculpture, with highly emotional content, mixing traditional and contemporary materials within an unfashionably expressionistic approach to art making.

Spike Island, Bristol

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 10 more dates until 18 Sep

Animal With A Language: Oreet Ashery

The Paranormal Pig, a flesh-toned environment, hypnotic sound, text, videos and assemblages.

Waterside Contemporary, London N1

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 32 more dates until 15 Nov

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

  • 12:15
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Anne Collier: Women With Cameras

Combining still-life photography with techniques of appropriation, Collier creates meticulously arranged compositions of found objects and pop culture paraphernalia. These items including magazines, postcards, posters and record covers, are photographed against the stark surfaces of the artist's studio in an exact and…

Studio Voltaire, London SW4

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 15 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 43 more dates until 14 Dec

Camden Arts Centre, London NW3

Thu 25 Sep

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 21 more dates until 21 Dec

Art & Life: The Paintings Of Beryl Bainbridge

An insight into the life of the late writer and artist, featuring a selection of etchings, drawings and paintings, archival material from the British Library, and visual screenings.

King's College, London WC2R

Wed 3 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 4 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 5 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 32 more dates until 19 Oct

Art And Yorkshire: From Turner To Hockney

Works in various media providing an insight into the role of Yorkshire's artists in the development of the artistic landscape over the centuries.

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 12 Oct back to top

Guildhall Art Gallery, London EC2P

Mon 8 Sep

£4 per session; £7 materials fee / 020 7332 3700

  • 15:30 – 17:00

Mon 15 Sep

£4 per session; £7 materials fee / 020 7332 3700

  • 15:30 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

£4 per session; £7 materials fee / 020 7332 3700

  • 15:30 – 17:00

Mon 29 Sep

£4 per session; £7 materials fee / 020 7332 3700

  • 15:30 – 17:00

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 7 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Art Of Recovery

The Long Gallery will be showing how art can help teenagers in their journey towards recovery from mental illness in an exhibition.

Maudsley Hospital, London SE5

Tue 2 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30

Wed 3 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30

Thu 4 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30
…and 22 more dates until 26 Sep

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: Weapon: The Molino Group

Taking an innovative and varied approach to the commemoration of conflicts with a broadprogramme of commissions, the MolinoGroup's Residency asks questions about how we come to terms with conflicts as humans and artists now, and how we respond: is art ever more than a panacea? Can it be a weapon? These questions ring out…

The Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter

Sat 8 Nov

£5; £12 ( £8; £8; Children £8 under 18s) / 01392 434169

  • 14:00

Sat 15 Nov

£5; £12 ( £8; £8; Children £8 under 18s) / 01392 434169

  • 14:00

Sat 22 Nov

£5; £12 ( £8; £8; Children £8 under 18s) / 01392 434169

  • 14:00
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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

Fri 24 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 25 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 102 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

As Wide as a Door Is Open: Material Images

Abstract art by Dominic Beattie, John Bunker, Stephen Buckley, EC and Christopher McSherry. Curated with Sam Cornish.

FOLD Gallery, London EC1R

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 18 more dates until 11 Oct

Ashley Cook: May you live in interesting times

Prints using found images and images from the artist's own archives, the title referring to her recent treatment for bone cancer, now in remission, and the resulting positive prognosis.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Asymmetric Dance Class

Vitrine Bermondsey Street is delighted to present a group exhibition curated by Vicky Wright, exploring the fundamental and fatal unbalance between reality and the imagined, knowledge and desire.

Vitrine Gallery, London SE1

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 02074 076496

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 02074 076496

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 02074 076496

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 02074 076496

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Audible Generosity

An exhibition inspired by games found at traditional amusement arcades like Penny Falls, but there is more to this game than meets the eye and the ear. The four-metre long bespoke box has been fitted with 12 piezo microphones that pick up vibrations made when coins touch the wooden surface.

FACT, Liverpool

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0151 707 4464

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0151 707 4464

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0151 707 4464

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 49 more dates until 31 Oct back to top

Aurélien Froment: Fröbel Fröbeled

New work from the French artist, exploring his favoured themes of play and memory and inspired by the German educationalist Friedrich Fröbel.

Spike Island, Bristol

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 9 more dates until 14 Sep

Aurelien Froment: Frobel Frobeled

An art exhibition inspired by the educational toys of Kindergarten-founder Friedrich Frobel, who lived between 1782-1852 and incorporated the ideas of philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau into his innovative creations.

Spike Island, Bristol

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 9 more dates until 14 Sep

The Autobiography Of A Super-Tramp

Contemporary works in various media by Welsh and Wales-based artists including S Mark Gubb, Rachel Calder, Paul Emmanuel, Matthews and Allen, Peter Finnemore, Paul R Jones, Rebecca Gould, David Shepherd and Huw Andrews.

The Subscription Rooms, Stroud

Sun 12 Oct

£12; £11 adv (£8) / 01453 760900

  • 14:30

Autumn Art

Contemporary works in various media.

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park, Holywell

Sun 5 Oct

Phone for prices / 01352 714172

  • 14:00 – 15:30

The New Art Gallery Walsall

Sun 7 Sep

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 14 Sep

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 21 Sep

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 8 more dates until 16 Nov back to top