Afternoon events, Visual art

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The New Art Gallery Walsall

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

The Bad Shepherd

An exhibition featuring works by Pieter Brueghel II, Nicole Eisenman, Jeff Koons, Sarah Lucas, Peter Doig, Jan Brueghel I, and others, celebrating the significance of works created by the Brueghel family, as well as the importance of works from Christie's post-war and contemporary art divisions.

Christie's Mayfair, London W1S

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

Sat 15 Nov

Free

…and 8 more dates until 10 Jan 2015

Bags of Art

Collect a bag of art activities from the art station, and you and your family can explore the gallery with its help and make your own art. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Bags of Art Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Barbara Anderson

Work by local artist.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7019

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7019

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7019

…and 25 more dates until 4 Dec

Barbara Sellars: Imagine an Island

Images of Iona by a photographer who has visited the island regularly over the past 35 years, and who in 2011 began photographing it on monthly visits.

Lillie Art Gallery, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 956 5536

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0141 956 5536

…and 3 more dates until 7 Nov back to top

Beatrice Gibson I F for Fibonacci

F for Fibonacci is a new film that takes as its departure point American author William Gaddis' epic modernist novel JR (1975).

Laura Bartlett Gallery, London E2

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 3487 0507

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 020 3487 0507

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 020 3487 0507

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 020 3487 0507

The Bedfords by Henry Coombes

Screening of artist Henry Coombes' 2009 film 'The Bedfords' which details the relationship between Sir Edwin Landseer and the Duchess of Bedford. Followed by a conversation between the artist and Francis McKee, Director of the CCA, Glasgow.

Stamford Arts Centre

Tue 4 Nov

01780 763203

Beep2014: International Painting Prize

Beep2014 (B i e nnial e xhibition of p ainting) is Wales's only large-scale international painting exhibition, featuring work by nearly 50 artists.

The Old Iceland Building, Swansea

Fri 31 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

…and 5 more dates until 9 Nov

Behind the Scenes Collection Store Tours

Get a pick at the normally off-limits bits of mima. Booking is essential.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 01642 726720

Behold

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

The Gallery, Ripon

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

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

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

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

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01765 689554

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Behold The Gallery, Ripon
…and 4 more dates until 28 Dec back to top

Ben Callaghan: Semi-Functional Works

Quasi-usable furniture and other items (including an angled coaster), invented by the artist to highlight what happens when design becomes antagonistic or otherwise troublesome for the person using it.

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Fri 31 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

…and 6 more dates until 16 Nov

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

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

…and 93 more dates until 28 Sep 2015

Beth Carter

Solo exhibition by an artist who works mostly in charcoal drawing and bronze sculptures, exploring the human condition by destabilising familiar images and themes in classical mythology.

View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol
…and 6 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Beyond

Exhibition exploring aspects of the supernatural through contemporary art and historical material with work from artists including Anna Flemming, Bogdan Catalin Cazacioc, Chip Rountree.

QUAD, Derby

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01332 290606

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Beyond QUAD, Derby

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01332 290606

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Beyond QUAD, Derby

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01332 290606

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Beyond QUAD, Derby

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01332 290606

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Beyond QUAD, Derby

Big Art: Workshop

Art workshop.

Coram's Fields, London WC1N

Thu 6 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7837 6138

Thu 13 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7837 6138

Thu 20 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7837 6138

Thu 27 Nov

Phone for prices / 020 7837 6138

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The Big Draw: Lively lines: Workshop

Don't miss taking part in the world's biggest drawing festival at Tate Liverpool. You'll look and listen to artworks in our DLA Piper Series: Constellations display, then get creative drawing and moving to drum beats. Experiment with bending and stretching wire to make long and lively sculptures.

Tate Liverpool

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0151 702 7400

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 2 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01922 654400

…and 8 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

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7561 4000

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

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Sat 8 Nov

Free

…and 11 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

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 41 more dates until 20 Dec

Bob Robinson: Painting and Sculptures Part One

Paintings and sculptures by leading Nottingham artist.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 2 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 2 Nov

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

Sun 9 Nov

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

Sun 16 Nov

Normal admission fee applies / 01273 844744

…and 5 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

Fri 31 Oct

Think Tank

£15 (£10) / 01473 433681

Sat 1 Nov

Think Tank

£15 (£10) / 01473 433681

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