After 5pm, Visual art

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Fri 10 Oct

£4 £12 family (£3) / 0300 300 1210

  • 00:00 (Saturday morning)

The Power Of U

An exhibition in Leverndale Hospital exploring the power theme using a variety of mediums, including crafts, photography and live music with a focus on empowerment, resilience and recovery.

Leverndale Hospital, Glasgow

Mon 6 Oct

Free

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 18:15 – 21:15

SEEP II: Mirrors & Mires

Visual art, poetry, performance and hair-cutting in this multi-disciplinary event.

Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Sep

£2–£3

Writing, performance poetry and acoustic open mic session featuring Liz Cronin.

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Poetry Meets Art

Poetry and spoken word event raising awareness of the situation in the Congo but also featuring rap, spoken word, poetry quizzes, hip hop and music.

Passing Clouds, London E8

Tue 14 Oct

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 11 Nov

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 9 Dec

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Generation by Night

Early evening talks, demonstrations, hands-on art-making sessions, live music and other creative responses to the Generation art programme.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 225 6671

Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0131 225 6671

Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 225 6671

Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Oct

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Graham Fagen discusses his charmingly titled 1998 installation Peek-a-Jobby, and there's a DJ set from A La Fu Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

An artist's talk from Ross Sinclair and a site-specific DJ set from Loops Haunt. Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Ciara Phillips, Claire Barclay and Kate Davis discuss their work. Part of Generation.

  • 17:00 – 19:00
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Aby Watson & Alexander Horowitz: There's No Point Crying Over Spilt Milk

A collaboration between composer Alexander Horowitz and performance-maker Aby Watson exploring the difference between childhood ambition and adult reality through live music, choreography and multimedia.

The Arches, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0141 565 1000

Part of ArchesLIVE.

Fri 3 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0141 565 1000

Part of ArchesLIVE.

Explore The Italian Roots Of Shakespeare

Celebrate the 450 years of Shakespeare at the Amstel Art Gallery with a talk by Margherita Calderoni to explore the Italian flavour in his work and life, with paintings of the Italian new pop artist Willow and a culinary taste of 17th century recipes.

Amstel Art Gallery, London SW8

Thu 25 Sep

£19 / 020 7582 1114

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 7638 8891

  • 21:30 – 17:30

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 7638 8891

  • 21:30 – 17:30

Brixton East, London SW9

Mon 22 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Tuesday morning)

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Wednesday morning)

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Thursday morning)
…and 4 more dates until 28 Sep

Giuseppe Gabellone

A new series of work.

Greengrassi, London SE11

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 020 7840 9101

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Tue 30 Sep

Free / 020 7840 9101

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 020 7840 9101

  • 18:30 – 20:30
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ICADF Week 3 - Jewellery Fashion Textiles Accessories

An exhibition of jewellery, fashion, textiles and accessories disciplines.

Candid Arts Galleries, London EC1V

Fri 17 Oct

Phone for prices / 07789 862011

  • 17:00 – 21:00

Joseph Kucinski: Charitable Deceptions Of Nostalgia

Joseph Kucinski, American Portland-based abstract painter is opening his first solo exhibition in London. Work on show is inspired by artist's frequent flights from the East to the West Coast of the States as well as novels by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Unit24, London SE1

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 020 8123 7324

  • 19:00

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

Mon 22 Sep

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Tuesday morning)

Tue 23 Sep

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Wednesday morning)

Wed 24 Sep

The Fourth Plinth

Free / 020 7983 4100

  • 00:01 – 00:00 (Thursday morning)
…and 129 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

Lighthouse Late

A fabulous celebration of design, music and cinema sprawling across all five floors of the Lighthouse. Performers include folk from Fife's James Yorkston, singer-songwriter Ella the Bird and DJ sets from the like of Sons & Daughters, Admiral Fallow and the Phantom Band. There's also a selection of short films from…

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

£15 / 0141 276 5365

Lincoln Townley: Phantasm

Paintings based on the artist's book The Hunger, a memoir of his time as a marketing executive for a Soho gentleman's club.

The Ritz, London W1J

Fri 17 Oct

Free

  • 18:00 – 22:00
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Mary Branson: Installation

A mysterious light and sound installation in the atmospheric setting of the Horniman Conservatory.

Horniman Museum And Gardens, London SE23

Thu 6 Nov

£5 / 020 8699 1872

  • 18:30 – 21:30

NVA's Speed of Light

Three short films reflecting on NVA's celebrated public art event Speed of Light, which was recently restaged in France as Ghost Peloton.

SWG3, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£10–£12 / 0141 357 7246

  • 20:00 – 02:00

On Paper And The Action Of Forces By Terry Greene

Terry Greene is a Yorkshire based artist producing collages, exploring basic geometric units as simple building materials.

The London Arts Board, SE5

Mon 22 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Tuesday morning)

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Wednesday morning)

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Thursday morning)
…and 8 more dates until 2 Oct

Regolith By Melanie Wheeler

Solo show by recent Manchester graduate Melanie Wheeler. Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week on The London Arts Board.

The London Arts Board, SE5

Mon 22 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Tuesday morning)

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Wednesday morning)

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 00:00 – 00:00 (Thursday morning)
…and 8 more dates until 2 Oct

Rook & Raven Present Rupert Newman's 'Altered Perspectives' At House Of St. Barnabus

Rook & Raven present a site-specific light & sound installation by Rupert Newman in The Chapel of House of St. Barnabas. Using innovative projection mapping, Newman will overlap multicoloured prismatic structures with his pure pattern designs.

The House of St Barnabas, London W1D

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 020 7437 1894

  • 18:00 – 21:00
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WordPlay

Gallery-based writing sessions inspired by the works of Generation. All materials provided.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0131 624 6410

  • 17:30 – 18:45

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6410

  • 17:30 – 18:45

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6410

  • 17:30 – 18:45

XXXora

London-born experimental artist XXXora presents surreal prints and self-portraits.

Royal College Of Art, London SW7

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 020 7590 4444

  • 19:00 – 21:00

3D Graphics Creative Workshop

Drag your artistic talent into the 21st century with this workshop in 3D computer graphics, in which you can use such free, open-source applications as Blender (3D imaging), Krita (image creation) and Unity (game design) to make imaginary cities and environments. Suitable for all skill levels.

Creative Exchange, Edinburgh

Wed 24 Sep

£25 / 0773 3447712

  • 18:00 – 20:30

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Fri 26 Sep

£20 / 0773 3447712

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Above & Below

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

Common, Manchester

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00
…and 4 more dates until 29 Sep

Acrylic & Soft Pastel: A Fusion In Landscape Paintings: Course

Combine and layer acrylic paint with soft pastel to create landscapes. Course led by figurative fine artist and historian Dr Patrick Oates. Suitable for all abilities.

Higham Hall College, Cockermouth

Sun 19 Oct

£292 Residential; £196 Non-residential / 01768 776276

  • 18:30

Mon 20 Oct

£292 Residential; £196 Non-residential / 01768 776276

  • 18:30

Tue 21 Oct

£292 Residential; £196 Non-residential / 01768 776276

  • 18:30

Wed 22 Oct

£292 Residential; £196 Non-residential / 01768 776276

  • 18:30
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