Afternoon events, Visual art

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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

Thu 2 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00

Fri 3 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00

Sat 4 Oct

Phone for prices / 028 9250 9509

  • 13:00
…and 243 more dates until 4 Jun 2015

Antonio Pacitti: Joy and Protest

Drawings and paintings from the late Scottish-Italian artist.

Italian Cultural Institute, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0131 668 2232

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Mon 13 Oct

Free / 0131 668 2232

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0131 668 2232

  • 14:00 – 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
…and 28 more dates until 24 Jan 2015

Architectural Odyssey

Architectural Odyssey - photo exhibition in London in one of the oldest camera clubs in the World!

The Camera Club, London SE11

Thu 2 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00
…and 4 more dates until 10 Oct back to top

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

Thu 2 Oct

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 3 Oct

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Cultural Institute, Inigo Rooms, Strand Campus

Free, free / 020 7836 5454

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 11 more dates until 19 Oct

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 5 Oct

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

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.

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

  • 13:00 – 15:00
…and 2 more dates until 9 Nov

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.

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Art In Action: Love: Slide-Show And Fabric Installation

A performance-based slide show by artist Jai Chuhan exploring themes of conflict and compassion in the areas of sex, gender and ageing within and beyond South Asian cultures.

Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 15:30 – 16:00

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 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

  • 12:00 – 16:00

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
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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

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 On The Underground: The Palace That Joan Built

Art on the Underground are teaming up with Theatre Royal Stratford East to celebrate the legacy of Joan Littlewood. Artist Mel Brimfield and composer Gwyneth Herbert have been commissioned to create a site specific artwork at Stratford tube station.

Stratford Underground Station, London E15

Sat 4 Oct

Free

  • 13:00 – 16:00

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

  • 14:00

Sat 15 Nov

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

  • 14:00

Sat 22 Nov

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

  • 14:00

#ART4PEACE

An exhibition and auction in support of International Alert featuring works from highly-regarded artists including Yoko Ono, Hannah Adamszek,Tarek Tuma, Jim McElvaney and many more.

Hoxton Gallery At The Arch, London E2

Thu 2 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00
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ARTCRANK London 2014

Bikes are the world's most fun, accessible way to get around. Posters are the world's most fun, accessible art form. ARTCRANK brings them together. ARTCRANK stages live events featuring bicycle-inspired posters created by local artists.

Granary Square, London N1C

Fri 10 Oct

Free

  • 13:00 – 23:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free

  • 13:00 – 18:00

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

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 25 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Gallery

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 102 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

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 4 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

Sat 11 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

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
…and 7 more dates until 13 Dec

Artist Talk: Chloe Dewe Mathews

Award-winning British photographer Chloe Dewe Mathews discusses her BPB14 commission for Evolving in Conversation.

Jubilee Library, Brighton

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 01273 709709

  • 15:30 – 17:00

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

  • 14:00 – 15:00
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