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Apart Gallery Winter Exhibition

From Pakpoom Silaphan's sublime Coca-Cola images, to Russell Young's diamond dusted Marilyn's, we at the Apart Gallery aim to give you a varied delight, of the cream of the contemporary art world.

Apart Pop-Up Gallery, London W8

Sun 26 Oct

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Sun 9 Nov

Free

Apartment (Style Cruise)

A hand-picked selection of UK-based designers in a Christmas selling exhibition creating an 'apartment' filled with beautiful, exciting and ingenious objects to enhance any style conscious home.

Canal, London N1

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

…and 28 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Approaches To Drawing: Course

Tutor Monica Rivas Velasquez leads a course looking at various ways of drawing, including technical and conceptual processes used by contemporary artists and different media.

Camden Arts Centre, London NW3

Thu 30 Oct

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

Thu 6 Nov

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

Thu 13 Nov

£220 (£110) / 02074 725500

…and 3 more dates until 4 Dec

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

…and 21 more dates until 21 Dec

Art 4 All

Mossley Community Centre are holding their first ART 4 ALL event on 6th and 7th December. We are aiming to introduce families and people who don't normally 'do art' to the Arts and Crafts of Mossley and beyond.

Mossley Youth & Community Centre, Ashton-under-Lyne

Sat 6 Dec

Free

  • 14:00 – 23:00 Art 4 All Mossley Youth & Community Centre, Ashton-under-Lyne
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Art Cart Adventures

Create badges and coloured spectacles in response to the exhibitions on show.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 9 Nov

Hillsborough Village Centre

Tue 28 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 4 Nov

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 11 Nov

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 5 more dates until 16 Dec

Hillsborough Village Centre

Tue 28 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 4 Nov

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Tue 11 Nov

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 5 more dates until 16 Dec

Art In The Afternoon

An opportunity to be inspired by the objects in the Marx Lambert collection to explore ways of using colour in drawings and improve your skills.

Compton Verney, Warwick

Wed 5 Nov

£11 ( £6) / 01926 645500

Wed 3 Dec

£11 ( £6) / 01926 645500

Art In Woodstock

Works in a variety of media.

The Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01993 811456

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01993 811456

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01993 811456

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Art Lending Library

The Art Lending Library is a new project exhibiting local artists' work and lending it to members, free of charge.

Islington Central Library, London N5

Sat 25 Oct

Free

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 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

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

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 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 7 Nov

Free, adv booking required / 029 2039 7951

Fri 5 Dec

Free, adv booking required / 029 2039 7951

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

Thu 23 Oct

Free

Fri 24 Oct

Free

Sat 25 Oct

Free

…and 55 more dates until 19 Dec back to top

Art Unlimited: Diversity

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

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01786 471917

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01786 471917

…and 6 more dates until 4 Jan 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

Sat 15 Nov

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

Sat 22 Nov

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

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

Sat 25 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

Sun 26 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

…and 102 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 30 Oct

Free / 029 2039 7951

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 029 2039 7951

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 25 Oct

£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 1 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 8 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
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Artist Talk: David Chancellor

Photographer David Chancellor talks about his exhibition Hunters, currently showing at the gallery.

Impressions Gallery, Bradford

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 01274 737843

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

Assembly

Artist Steve Slater envisages creating a model workshop where each member of the audience makes a plastic model.

Police Station, Ipswich

Thu 30 Oct

£15 (£10)

  • 16:00 Assembly Police Station, Ipswich

Fri 31 Oct

£15 (£10)

  • 16:00 Assembly Police Station, Ipswich

Sat 1 Nov

£15 (£10)

  • 16:00 Assembly Police Station, Ipswich

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

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0151 707 4464

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0151 707 4464

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0151 707 4464

…and 5 more dates until 31 Oct

The New Art Gallery Walsall

Sun 26 Oct

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 2 Nov

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 9 Nov

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 16 Nov

Floors 1 and 2

Free / 01922 654400

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