After 5pm, Visual art

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Mike McGear McCartney

The performing artist, musician and rock photographer talks about his life and career, and probably big bro Paul.

Assembly Rooms, Tamworth

Fri 23 May

£16 / 01827 709618

  • 19:30

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Thu 15 May

£16 / 020 8688 9291

  • 20:00

Forest Arts Centre, New Milton

Sat 24 May

£14 (£13) / 01425 612393

  • 20:00

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Breakin' Convention: International Festival Of Hip Hop Dance Theatre

International artists perform various hip hop styles in a celebration of street dance, featuring performances from ILL-Abilities, Ukweli Roach and Wanted Posse. Curated and hosted by Jonzi D.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Tue 20 May

£15; £9.50 adv / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30

Wed 21 May

£15; £9.50 adv / 0844 338 5000

  • 19:30

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Tue 13 May

£15; £13 adv (Children £12 under 18s; Children £10 adv, under 18s) / 01553 764864

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth

Sat 7 Jun

£15 (Children £12.50 under 12s) / 0844 576 3000

  • 19:30

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Bruce Munro: Field of Light

Installation artist Bruce Munro sets up 9500 glass spheres and then turns on the lights to make us all ohh and ahh.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Sat 19 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Sunday morning)

Sun 20 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Monday morning)

Mon 21 Apr

Free

  • 01:00 (Tuesday morning)
…and 5 more dates until 26 Apr

Loom: An Exhibition and Interactive Print Workshop

Artist Rachel Barron and designer Nathan Clydesdale present an interactive exhibition that examines Dundee's jute and textile history through print, sculpture and installation, with the opportunity for visitors to make their own geometric prints.

WASPS Studios, Dundee

Fri 2 May

Free / 01382 221860

Closing event.

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Art & Life: 1920-1931

Landscape paintings and ceramics by Ben and Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis and William Staite Murray, providing an insight into their close relationships and the impact their work had on the face of 20th-century, modern art.

Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01223 748100

  • 23:30 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01223 748100

  • 23:30 – 17:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 01223 748100

  • 23:30 – 17:00
…and 19 more dates until 11 May back to top

Art on the Hill

Recent work from Glasgow artists.

Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Fri 2 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Artism

Work of varying scale and scope from artists with autism living and working in the UK and USA, who use art as a form of communication and a coping mechanism. This is a show about empowerment, inspiration, positivity and the fact that we should never judge a person by their condition.

Free Space Gallery, London NW5

Mon 21 Apr

Free

  • 21:00 – 18:30

Tue 22 Apr

Free

  • 21:00 – 18:30

Wed 23 Apr

Free

  • 21:00 – 18:30
…and 14 more dates until 13 May

Enantiodromia

Simon Callery, Lawrence Carroll, Angela de la Cruz and Onya McCausland push back against the rise of image saturation in contemporary life by focusing on materiality and exploring its effect on narrative within their paintings.

FOLD Gallery, London EC1R

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7253 3039

Artist talk and exhibition tour with Simon Callery and Onya McCausland.

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Katharina Fritsch: Hahn/Cock

A 4.7m high sculpture of a cockerel in ultramarine blue symbolising regeneration, awakening and strength rules the roost on the fourth plinth in the north-west corner of the square.

Trafalgar Square, London WC2

Fri 18 Apr

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Saturday morning)

Sat 19 Apr

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Sunday morning)

Sun 20 Apr

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Monday morning)
…and 286 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

The Long Art And Short Life Of Randolph Caldecott

Drawings by the Chester-born, Victorian children's book illustrator who died at the age of 39.

Grosvenor Museum, Chester

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01244 402008

  • 22:30 – 17:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 01244 402008

  • 22:30 – 17:00

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 01244 402008

  • 22:30 – 17:00
…and 11 more dates until 5 May back to top

Nick Steur: Freeze

A performance-installation in which the artist balances stones on top of each other.

Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Tue 27 May

Phone for prices / 01752 267222

  • 18:45

Wed 28 May

Phone for prices / 01752 267222

  • 18:45

Thu 29 May

Phone for prices / 01752 267222

  • 18:45
…and 2 more dates until 31 May

PassionArt Trail: Rob Floyd: Stations Of The Cross

A large-scale painting inspired by scripture and mythology.

Manchester Cathedral

Sat 19 Apr

Phone for prices / 0161 833 2220

  • 20:30 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Phone for prices / 0161 833 2220

  • 20:30 – 19:00

Mon 21 Apr

Phone for prices / 0161 833 2220

  • 20:30 – 18:30
…and 4 more dates until 25 Apr

UKCSP Annual Open Exhibition

Drawings by coloured-pencil artists from the UK and around the world.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sat 3 May

Galleries 1 & 2

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 22:30 – 17:00

Sat 10 May

Galleries 1 & 2

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 22:30 – 17:00

Phil Bergerson: American Artifacts – Talk and Signing

Canadian photographer Bergerson discusses his new photo book, American Artifacts, looking at modern day America and incorporating text from dystopian sci-fi writer Margaret Atwood.

Stills, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 01620 895985

William O’Donnell: I Falter

Photographic prints.

Schwartz Gallery, London E9

Thu 5 Jun

Free / 07828 937013

  • 18:00 – 21:00
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Above & Below

'Above & Below' is a collection of all new work from Rob Bailey.

Common, Manchester

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00
…and 131 more dates until 30 Aug

Harbour House, Kingsbridge

Thu 1 May

£7.50 per session; £25 4 weeks / 01548 854708

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Thu 8 May

£7.50 per session; £25 4 weeks / 01548 854708

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Thu 15 May

£7.50 per session; £25 4 weeks / 01548 854708

  • 18:00 – 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 May

Llanover Hall Arts Centre, Cardiff

Tue 22 Apr

Phone for prices, closed Dec 8-Jan 13

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Tue 29 Apr

Phone for prices, closed Dec 8-Jan 13

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Tue 6 May

Phone for prices, closed Dec 8-Jan 13

  • 18:30 – 20:30
…and 3 more dates until 27 May

How to Cultivate Colour in the Field of Painting

Dr Karin Leonhard of the Max Planck Institute, Berlin, talks still life painting and baroque colour theory in this open academic lecture.

12 University Gardens, Glasgow

Wed 30 Apr

Free

  • 17:00 – 18:30

A3

The spiritually inclined singer-songwriter presents an evening of music and light.

Electric Theatre, Guildford

Thu 8 May

£7.50 (£5) / 01483 444789

  • 19:30
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An Aesthetic Revolt

Global Film and Poster art from the Palestinian Revolution.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Mon 26 May

£10 / 020 7613 7498

  • 18:15 – 22:15

Alexander Rollins

Contemporary works by the artist.

ORT Cafe, Birmingham

Wed 14 May

Free

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Andy McIntosh

See works by the Scottish artist before they disappear off around the world.

Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 16 May

Free / 0131 557 4050

Friday night preview of work.

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Breathe Art Exhibition

An exhibition of paintings by forty talented artists from around the globe will be shown at the Electricians Warehouse on May 7 and 8, as part of the diverse range of artists represented by Whitepeaks Fine Art gallery in London's Trinity Buoy Wharf.

Trinity Buoy Wharf, London E14

Wed 7 May

Free

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Bruno Zamborlin: Mogees

An audio installation in which the technologist, musician, composer and inventor showcases a device that unlocks the musical potential of everyday objects.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 7613 7498

  • 18:00 – 23:00
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