Afternoon events, Visual art

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Art Mix: The Lunar Module

Themed activities to create an interactive lunar telescope investigating how our ideas of the moon have changed from a 19th century world of seas and monsters, to a future moon of colonies, mines and rocket bases.

BALTIC, Gateshead

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 0191 478 1810

Tue 2 Dec

Free / 0191 478 1810

Tue 9 Dec

Free / 0191 478 1810

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 29 Nov

Free / 0151 702 5324

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 0151 702 5324

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 0151 702 5324

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 5 Dec

Free, adv booking required / 029 2039 7951

Art Space

An informal art and social session for sharing ideas and skills in a relaxed environment.

Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0118 986 6788

  • 13:00 – 16:00 Art Space Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading
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Art @ The Westbury

To coincide with the opening of a local, newly refurbished London pub - The Westbury - The Turnpike Art Group present a capsule exhibition of global street art. Many artworks available to buy.

The Westbury, London N22

Mon 24 Nov

Free

Tue 25 Nov

Free

Wed 26 Nov

Free

…and 23 more dates until 19 Dec

Art Unlimited: Diversity

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

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 01786 471917

…and 3 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

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 25 Nov

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

Wed 26 Nov

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

Thu 27 Nov

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

…and 75 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 25 Nov

Free / 0292 030440

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0292 030440

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0292 030440

…and 75 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

Artes Mundi Lunchtime Performance

Wales' Young Critics tell us exactly what they make of Artes Mundi 6 in their own unique style.

National Museum Cardiff

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 029 2039 7951

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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 29 Nov

£85 includes all materials and end of term show / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 20 Sep–13 Dec

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

Sat 6 Dec

£85 includes all materials and end of term show / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 20 Sep–13 Dec

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

Sat 13 Dec

£85 includes all materials and end of term show / 0141 353 4776

Please note: This course runs 20 Sep–13 Dec

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

Artwork Of The Month: A Personal Look At The Clive Beardsmore Collection

A chance to view a selection of festive cards with Collections Curator Julie Brown.

The New Art Gallery Walsall

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 01922 654400

Bag - ArtRabbit Art Trail

To celebrate the launch of their new international website on the 3rd November 2014, ArtRabbit has compiled an Art Trail around London, N1, to promote the discovery of contemporary art.

Hertford Road Studios, London N1

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 020 7253 2542

The Balloon Seller And Other Tragedies, Featuring The Last Supper- New Work By Giles Walker

Black Rat Projects are delighted to present 'The Balloon Seller and Other Tragedies', a new body of work by kinetic scrap artist Giles Walker at Gallery 223. The show will take place from 4th-14th December 2014 at the Lower Marsh space.

Gallery 223, London SE1

…and 8 more dates until 14 Dec

Balman Gallery Autumn Show

Superb ceramics & 3D work are leading Balman Gallery's show. Gallery director Andy Balman has combed prestigious fairs and festivals to create an eclectic show.

Balman Gallery, Corbridge

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01434 634629

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01434 634629

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 01434 634629

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 01434 634629

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Banks Mill Open Studios & Artisan Fair

Friday, 28 November 5pm-8pm Saturday, 29 November 10am-5pm Sunday, 30 November 10am-5pm Come and see over 70 artists, designers and makers in their working studios or visit their stall at our Artisan Fair, full of unique handmade products.

Banks Mill Studios, Derby

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01332 594170

Behold

An exhibition of highly skilled arts and crafts from throughout the country.

The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Behold The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Behold The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Behold The Gallery, Ripon
…and 2 more dates until 28 Dec

Ben Uri Centenary Exhibition: Uncovering A Century Of Art, Identity And Migration

To celebrate Ben Uri's foundation in 1915, this unique exhibition exploring the experience of identity and migration during the last century, also offers a rare chance to view many masterpieces from the museum's collection. Encompassing paintings, work on paper, sculpture, new media and archival pieces, the exhibition…

Ben Uri Gallery, London NW8

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 020 7604 3991

…and 86 more dates until 28 Sep 2015

Big Art: Workshop

Art workshop.

Coram's Fields, London WC1N

Thu 27 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7837 6138

Bill Sample And Rebecca Collins

Two artists consider the impact items from the Powis collection have on visitors.

National Trust: Powis Castle & Garden, Welshpool

Mon 24 Nov

Free, plus admission £11.80, child £5.90, family £17.70 & 29.50 / 01938 551929/551944

Tue 25 Nov

Free, plus admission £11.80, child £5.90, family £17.70 & 29.50 / 01938 551929/551944

Wed 26 Nov

Free, plus admission £11.80, child £5.90, family £17.70 & 29.50 / 01938 551929/551944

Thu 27 Nov

Free, plus admission £11.80, child £5.90, family £17.70 & 29.50 / 01938 551929/551944

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Black Country Stories

Over the last 4 years, Magnum photographer, Martin Parr, has created a photographic portrait and archive of life in the Black Country through photography, film and oral histories.

The New Art Gallery Walsall

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 01922 654400

…and 4 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

The Bleached Bones Of A Story

Twelve photographers from The Central Group of London Independent Photography present their third annual exhibition at Espacio Gallery in London. The work on show ranges from photojournalism to personal story-telling over a wide range of subjects.

Espacio Gallery, London E2

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 07815 319073

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 07815 319073

Bloc Projects: Louisa Martin: The Lighthouse

An installation from the visual artist, presenting a series of short videos with interlinked themes and characters, exploring the invisible body as a place of potential.

Bloc Projects, Sheffield

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0114 272 3155

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0114 272 3155

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0114 272 3155

…and 13 more dates until 20 Dec

Blurring the Lines: An Exhibition About Culture In Flux

An exhibition presenting 16 people who dare to see the world differently. Yuri Suzuki, James Bridle, Sarah Drummond and more, Blurring the Lines celebrates pioneering individuals all pushing the boundaries of their cultural world.

The British Council, London SW1A

Sat 29 Nov

Free

Sun 30 Nov

Free

Sat 6 Dec

Free

…and 3 more dates until 14 Dec

Bob Robinson – An Exhibition Of Painting and Sculpture

25th October - 20th December Opening night: Friday 24th October, 18.00-20.00 Surface Gallery hosts the first solo exhibition of Bob Robinson in it's newly refurbished top-floor Project Space.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Mon 24 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Tue 25 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

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