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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 26 Oct

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

…and 9 more dates until 11 Jan 2015

Black Kettle Collective

Working with the Gallery's Learning team, Black Kettle Collective engages with and responds to the Gallery's programme of exhibitions, collections and activities, producing their own events for young audiences in Swansea.

YMCA, Swansea

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 01792 516900

Block Printing: Workshop

Learn a printing technique with pencil and use it to make personalised Christmas cards.

Nature In Art, Gloucester

Thu 13 Nov

Phone for prices / 0845 450 0233

Bloom

Highgate Mental Health Centre.

Highgate Mental Health Centre, London N19

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 7561 4000

  • 13:00 – 15:00 Bloom Highgate Mental Health Centre, London

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7561 4000

  • 13:00 – 15:00 Bloom Highgate Mental Health Centre, London

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

Sun 26 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

…and 12 more dates until 14 Dec back to top

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 27 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 45 more dates until 20 Dec

Bob Robinson: Painting and Sculptures Part One

Paintings and sculptures by leading Nottingham artist.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 5 more dates until 7 Nov

A Bold Experiment: Work and Play at Ditchling Guild

A collection of photography work showing the artistic community working and playing over the past 60 years.

Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft, Hassocks

Sun 26 Oct

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

Sun 2 Nov

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

Sun 9 Nov

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

…and 6 more dates until 21 Dec

Bone Library

An evolving work by indigenous Australian performance and installation artist Sarah-Jane Norman who will engrave a complete dictionary of the languages of the Gadigal and Cammeraygal people, the lost pre-Colonial languages of the Sydney region, onto the prepared bones of sheep and beef cattle.

Ipswich Art School

Thu 30 Oct

Think Tank

£15 (£10) / 01473 433681

Fri 31 Oct

Think Tank

£15 (£10) / 01473 433681

Sat 1 Nov

Think Tank

£15 (£10) / 01473 433681

Born Of The Woods

The exhibition is inspired by the close proximity of Xylonite Arts to 'The Highams Park' and the surrounding woods, and draws on psychoanalytic interpretations of such spaces.

Xylonite Arts, London E4

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Sun 9 Nov

Free

Sun 16 Nov

Free

Sun 23 Nov

Free

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Brad Wilson: Affinity

Photographs of animals by American photographer.

Le Méridien Piccadilly, London W1J

Sun 26 Oct

Doinel Gallery

Free / 0207 734 8000

Mon 27 Oct

Doinel Gallery

Free / 0207 734 8000

Tue 28 Oct

Doinel Gallery

Free / 0207 734 8000

…and 41 more dates until 8 Dec

Brian Fletcher RBSA

Richly-textured mixed media and impasto oils have been used to capture mountain scenery and prehistoric monuments.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0121 236 4353

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0121 236 4353

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0121 236 4353

Brian May: Diableries: Stereoscopic Adventures In Hell

French devil tissue stereoscopic images discovered and researched by the London Stereoscopic Company.

The British Library, London NW1

Sun 26 Oct

£10; £8 over 60s (£7) / 0843 208 1144

Brian Mercer Residencies: Ed Jones And Richard Stone

Ed Jones & Richard Stone, winners of the Brian Mercer Residencies in Stone Carving and Bronze Casting in Pietrasanta, Italy showcase the incredible results of their work and studies under master craftsmen.

The Royal British Society Of Sculptors Galleries, London SW7

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

…and 14 more dates until 12 Dec

Bridges Of London Photography: Course

Learn how to photograph London and improve your skills from the vantage of the Thames, on this workshop and tour led by a professional urban photographer.

Westland Place Studios, London N1

Sat 1 Nov

£65 Bridges of London Photography; £59 Bridges of London Photography - Book For 2; £38 adv

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Brighton Tattoo Convention

The 8th Brighton Tattoo Convention promises the best artists around, plus competitions, traders, entertainment, workshops and parties.

Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£45 for a three-day pass; £12.50 Fri only; £25 Sat & Sun only

Broken Ensemble: War Damaged Musical Instruments

New installation by Susan Philipsz, 2010 Turner Prize winner. The Berlin based artist creates an acoustic environment testing the sounds of brass musical instruments damaged during various conflicts in the late 19th century.

Eastside Projects, Birmingham

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0121 771 1778

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0121 771 1778

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0121 771 1778

…and 21 more dates until 6 Dec

The Brontes And Animals

Drawings of domesticated animals by the Bronte children.

Bronte Parsonage Museum, Keighley

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Free, plus admission £7.50, child £3.75, concs £6.25, family £18 / 01535 642323

Buildings, Drawings, Designs: A Decade Of The V&A + RIBA Architecture Partnership

V&A and RIBA curators explore and explain the Architecture Partnership collection, which brings together two world-class architectural collections under one roof. Led by Chief Curator Charles Hind, and HJ Heinz of the RIBA British Architectural Library.

Victoria & Albert Museum, London SW7

Wed 10 Dec

The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

Free / 020 7942 2000

Buried Memory, Shared Ground

A memory-based art exhibition installed in a disused cellar of a Folkestone Harbour pub. The space has been transformed into a labyrinth of ghostly lit spaces between dim and dark corners. Part of the 2014 Folkestone Triennial Fringe.

The True Briton, Folkestone

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01303 258907

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 01303 258907

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 01303 258907

…and 3 more dates until 2 Nov back to top

Calder - Miro - Dubuffet

Opera Gallery presents Alexander CALDER, Joan MIRO and Jean DUBUFFET for a collective exhibition of rare pieces of modern art.

Opera Gallery, London W1S

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7491 2999

Capture The Spirit Of Halloween

Learn to create mysterious and intriguing photographs under the guidance of resident artist and photographer Penney Ellis.

The Pound Arts Centre, Corsham

Mon 27 Oct

£10 / 01249 701628

Capturing Beauty: An Introduction To Edwin Smith

FREE exhibition tours led by 'Ordinary Beauty' curators Justine Sambrook and Valeria Carullo.

RIBA, London W1B

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7580 5533

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7580 5533

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7580 5533

…and 3 more dates until 5 Dec

Capturing Beauty: An Introduction to Edwin Smith

FREE exhibition tours led by 'Ordinary Beauty' curators Justine Sambrook and Valeria Carullo.

RIBA, London W1B

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7580 5533

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7580 5533

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7580 5533

…and 3 more dates until 5 Dec

Caragh Thuring

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

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 46 more dates until 1 Feb 2015 back to top