Afternoon events, Visual art

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Ana Genoves

An installation of site-specific sculpture.

Standpoint Gallery, London N1

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 14 more dates until 6 Dec

And Now It's Dark

An exhibition of nocturnal images by leading American artists Jeff Brouws, Todd Hido and Will Steacy, capturing roadside environments, urban areas and the suburban landscape of the United States.

Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham

Sun 28 Sep

Djanogly Art Gallery

Free / 0115 846 7777

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Djanogly Art Gallery

Free / 0115 846 7777

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 12 Oct

Djanogly Art Gallery

Free / 0115 846 7777

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 4 more dates until 9 Nov

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

Animal With A Language: Oreet Ashery

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

Waterside Contemporary, London N1

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 29 more dates until 15 Nov

Animated Drawing Workshops

Take inspiration from past residents of the palace and create a digital story. Begin with a pencil and paper and then bring the story to life using an iPad. Suitable for families.

Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey

Wed 29 Oct

Free, plus £16.50, child £8.25, concs £14, family £42 / 0844 482 7777

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Thu 30 Oct

Free, plus £16.50, child £8.25, concs £14, family £42 / 0844 482 7777

  • 14:00 – 16:30
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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

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

Annual Schools’ Arts Competition 2015

An opportunity for schools to enter work in the categories Visual Art, Poetry, Short Story, Musical Performance and Drama with cash prizes awarded to schools and certificates given to individual winners.

The Island Arts Centre, Lisburn

Wed 1 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00

Thu 2 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00

Fri 3 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00
…and 244 more dates until 4 Jun 2015

Anthea Alley: Works From The 1950s & 1960s

Solo exhibition of welded metal abstract sculptures and paintings incorporating sand and metal fragments by Anthea Alley, a British artist working in London in 1950s and 1960s.

England & Co, London W1W

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 020 7436 1873

  • 13:00 – 17:00

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

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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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 24 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 26 Sep

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 17 more dates until 19 Oct

Art and Nature – Neville Gabie, Philippa Mitchell & Mary Bourne

Three artists discuss their ideas about the relationship of art to nature.

Kinloss and Findhorn Church Hall, Forres

Sun 28 Sep

£5 / 01309 690162

Part of Findhorn Bay Arts Festival.

  • 17:00

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 28 Sep

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
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Guildhall Art Gallery, London EC2P

Mon 29 Sep

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

  • 15:30 – 17:00

Art Club

Demonstration by Charles Bezzina about painting and travelling entitled In Search of the Picturesque.

Vera Fletcher Hall, Thames Ditton

Tue 30 Sep

£5 / 020 8224 0633

  • 14:00

Art from WWI

Showcasing some of the Imperial War Museum’s extensive collection, IWM Senior Art Curator Richard Slocombe offers an insight into the huge range and power of wartime art.

Cheltenham Town Hall

Mon 6 Oct

£8 / 0844 576 2210

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Art In Woodstock

Works in a variety of media.

The Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01993 811456

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01993 811456

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01993 811456

  • 14:00 – 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 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00
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The Art Of Chocolate

During October in Perugia, the city pays homage to their most loved sweet with a festival. Flown in from Rome, iconic chocolate artisans SAID will teach guests about "the food of the Gods" and will work with them to create their own chocolate.

The House Of Peroni, London WC2A

Sat 4 Oct

£25

  • 14:00 – 15:30
  • 16:00 – 17:30

Sat 11 Oct

£25

  • 14:00 – 15:30
  • 16:00 – 17:30

The Art of Golf Course Design

Talk by golf designer Scott Macpherson.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 10 Oct

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 12:45 – 13:30

The Art Of MJ Forster: A Retrospective Exhibition And Book Launch

Following a successful crowdfunding campaign, the popular Northumbrian watercolour artist Matt ('M J') Forster will launch a limited edition book of his finest paintings at an exhibition of most of the featured works.

Royal Opera Arcade Gallery, London SW1Y

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 020 7930 8069

  • 12:00 – 21:00

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

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 16:30 – 18:30

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.

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