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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 7 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Alexander and Susan Maris: Still Life

Works by artists interested in the relationship of myth and landscape.

Highland Institute for Contemporary Art, Dores

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 26 Oct

Atsuo Hukuda: Colour and/or monochrome

Minimalist works from Japanese artist.

Sleeper, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0131 225 8444

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0131 225 8444

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0131 225 8444

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 13 more dates until 24 Sep

Craigie Aitchison: Paintings, Etchings and Tapestries

An exhibition – in association with Timothy Taylor Gallery, London – of work from Craigie Aitchison's estate.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 15 more dates until 26 Sep

Degrees Of Separation

A look at the modernist artists of mid-20th century Latin America, featuring work by Marta Chilindron, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Magdelena Fernandez, Caio Fonseca, Julio Le Parc, Cipriano Martinez, Daniel Medina, Abraham Palatnik, Rafael Reveron-Pojan, Jesus Rafael Soto, Daniel Steegmann Mangrane and Jaime Tarazona.

Maddox Arts, London W1K

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 02074 953101

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 02074 953101

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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Jim Lambie

A solo exhibition of the Glasgow-born installation artist and sculptor, including his iconic 1999 work ZOBOP.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 19 Oct

Lorraine Clarke: Spectre of Abandonment

Sculpture accompanied by performances of poetry.

Candid Arts Galleries, London EC1V

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 07789 862011

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 07789 862011

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 07789 862011

  • 12:00 – 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 14 Sep

Wednesday With Jo Chisholm

Paint with different subjects and mediums each week on this art course.

Tower Arts Centre, Winchester

Wed 3 Sep

£82 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Wed 10 Sep

£82 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Wed 17 Sep

£82 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Wed 24 Sep

£82 / 01962 867986

  • 13:00 – 15:00

100 Cats

A group exhibition of feline themed art and illustration.

A-side B-side Gallery, London E8

Thu 11 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

100 Days: The Rwandan Genocide Twenty Years Later

Photographs, videos and multimedia installations exploring one of Africa's darkest periods, which saw the murder of 800,000 people and the rape of 500,000, following the assassination of the Rwandan and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sun 7 Sep

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 14 Sep

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 21 Sep

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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125LIVE

A unique photographic event incorporating a major exhibition and print sale plus photographic workshops for all levels and a guest lecture series featuring creative leaders from across the industry.

Londonewcastle Project Space, E2

Fri 12 Sep

£8 Creativity Talks - Evening Lecture; £45 Photo Safari - walking workshop; £200 Studio photography workshop and masterclass / 020 7534 1888

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Sat 13 Sep

£8 Creativity Talks - Evening Lecture; £45 Photo Safari - walking workshop; £200 Studio photography workshop and masterclass / 020 7534 1888

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Sun 14 Sep

£8 Creativity Talks - Evening Lecture; £45 Photo Safari - walking workshop; £200 Studio photography workshop and masterclass / 020 7534 1888

  • 12:00 – 21:00
…and 14 more dates until 28 Sep

1914 Day By Day

A group show featuring cartoons and texts, by a number of political cartoonists, graphic artists and writers including Steve Bell from the Guardian, Peter Brookes from The Times, Ralph Steadman from the New Statesman and Steven Camley from the Glasgow Herald, presenting responses to events leading up to the outbreak of…

Cartoon Museum, London WC1A

Sun 7 Sep

£7 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult (£5 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult; £3 child 12 or under must be accompanied… / 020 7580 8155

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Sun 14 Sep

£7 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult (£5 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult; £3 child 12 or under must be accompanied… / 020 7580 8155

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Sun 21 Sep

£7 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult (£5 child 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult; £3 child 12 or under must be accompanied… / 020 7580 8155

  • 12:00 – 17:30
…and 4 more dates until 19 Oct

20/21 British Art Fair

The only fair to specialise in British art with a focus on Modern British and Post-War including work up to the present day.

Royal College Of Art, London SW7

Wed 10 Sep

£6–£9 / 020 7590 4444

  • 15:00 – 21:00

26 Words

A letter Exchange touring exhibition pairing 26 writers from Group 26 with 26 calligraphers and letter carvers.

Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 15 more dates until 2 Nov

399 Days: Rachel Kneebone

The largest and most ambitious single installation Rachel Kneebone has created to date - '399 Days' is composed of highly detailed porcelain tiles, constructed to form a towering architectural sculpture.

White Cube Bermondsey, London SE1

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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3AM: Wonder, Paranoia And The Restless Night

In this exhibition, curated by Angela Kingston, over 20 UK and international artists explore various themes related to 3 am. It demonstrates how this particular nocturnal hour has captured the imagination of artists

Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

Sun 21 Sep

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Sun 28 Sep

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 13:30 – 16:30

Sun 5 Oct

Galleries 8 & 9

Free / 01482 613902

  • 13:30 – 16:30
…and 10 more dates until 14 Dec

3D Landscapes: Children's Workshop With Eden 4

Join Eden 4 Artists, Rosie, Beckie, Rachel & Amy for a fun day of children's arts and crafts workshops.

Royal West Of England Academy, Bristol

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0117 973 5129

  • 13:30 – 15:30

A.M. Hanson: New Works From An Emerge (Office)

A multimedia installation from the artist known for his documentation of performances by Leigh Bowery and Alexander McQueen. Hanson's latest work explores sites of 'potential performance', drawing parallels between urban offices and artists' studios.

Limbo, Substation Project Space, Margate

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 14 Sep

A–Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

An overview of Scottish art from the 17th century to the present day, featuring artists from William Allan to Aleksander Zyw.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 16 Nov

Abigail Reed

Bristol's Antlers Gallery is launching a four month residency of exhibitions in Margaret's Building - Bath's gallery quarter. The project launches 11th September. The first to exhibit their work is Abigail Reed.

Antlers Gallery, Bath

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 07780 503 180

  • 13:00 – 17:00
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About Brick Lane

Eleven contemporary artists are showing their latest works in a vibrant exhibition.

Espacio Gallery, London E2

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 21:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 19:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 07815 319073

  • 13:00 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 30 Sep

Academicians III

Prints by four Royal Academicians: Marian Leven, Hughie O'Donoghue, Barbara Rae and Emma Stibbon.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Acrylic Landscapes: Workshop

Simon Terry leads an acrylic painting class. Use depth and perspective to build up a landscape, taking inspiration from the collection. Materials are provided.

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 15 Nov

£25 each class; £65 for all three / 0191 232 7734

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Activities Linked To Our Oldham Stories Exhibition: Workshop

Craft activities, painting, drawing and creative fun for all the family.

Gallery Oldham

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0161 770 4653

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Adrian Henri: Total Art

Original paintings, collages, prints, annotated scripts, hand-made posters, audio and video from the 1960s and 1970s.

The John Lennon Art & Design Building, Liverpool

Sun 21 Sep

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 25 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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