Evening events, Visual art

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The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Scott Methven: Plagued – A view of Leith

Intricate India ink drawings by Leith-based artist.

Woodland Creatures, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

…and 20 more dates until 16 Nov

Out of Hours: Show Two

Exhibition inspired by West Yorkshire place names, featuring interactive installations.

Bates Mill, Huddersfield

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01484 430 528

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01484 430 528

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01484 430 528

Totteridge Fireworks Night

North London's spectacular bonfire and fireworks to music on Friday 7th November 2014.

Totteridge Millhillians Cricket Club, London N20

Fri 7 Nov

£5–£7 / 020 8445 5331

NVA's Speed of Light

Three short films reflecting on NVA's celebrated public art event Speed of Light.

SWG3, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£10–£12 / 0141 357 7246

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Cities Methodologies

An exhibition and programme of events from University College London's Urban Laboratory, sharing an array of approaches and new methods to the analysis of cities worldwide from artists, academics and independent researchers.

University College London, Bentham House, WC1H

Tue 28 Oct

Free

Derwent Pulse

Under Strutt's Mill the Light Flow take residence in the River Gardens to recreate the pageantry of Edwardian water celebrations. An avenue of lanterns will guide you through the River Gardens to the Light Flow.

Belper River Gardens

Tue 28 Oct

Free

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 30 Oct

Free / 0131 225 6671

Part of Generation.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

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.

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

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

Upholstery – Beginners

Take an beat-up chair from a tired old frame to spiffy new piece de resistance of your dining room. Create a seat pad, add some fluffy stuff and cover it all with a lovely piece of fabric. Of course it's all more involved than that, but that's why pro crafter Eve Hynd is there to show you the ropes.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Thu 30 Oct

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: this course 11 Sep–20 Nov 2014, with no session on 9 Oct.

Thu 6 Nov

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: this course 11 Sep–20 Nov 2014, with no session on 9 Oct.

Thu 13 Nov

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: this course 11 Sep–20 Nov 2014, with no session on 9 Oct.

Thu 20 Nov

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: this course 11 Sep–20 Nov 2014, with no session on 9 Oct.

Pathfoot Building, Stirling

Sun 2 Nov

£15 recommended donation / 01786 450971

Auction items are exhibited at The Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling from 19 Oct–2 Nov. Items also displayed at www.artlinkcentral.org from October. Bids can be made in advance via email or telephone until 2pm on Friday 2 Nov. Please phone Fiona Taylor at Artlink Central offices for more details.

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Artemis Potamianou: On The Origin of Art

Work by Greek artist concerned with institutional critique.

Lubomirov-Easton, London SE8

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Wed 29 Oct

Free

Thu 30 Oct

Free

Fri 31 Oct

Free

Dennis McNulty: A leisure complex

A performance event consisting of a walk through Carnoustie Leisure Centre, exploring its complex history. Booking is essential.

Carnoustie Leisure Centre

Sat 25 Oct

£3

Panopticon - Are We Losing Our Identity In Today’s Orwellian Reality?

An interactive art installation by Leo Reitzell, with live audio and visual performance, investigating how our identity and privacy are being eroded through the rise of the internet and social media networks.

Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01223 460 008

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01223 460 008

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 01223 460 008

…and 2 more dates until 2 Nov

Architecture Meets Art Gala Dinner

Gala dinner in aid of the GSA fire fund.

The Arches, Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

£110 includes welcome reception, three-course dinner, half a bottle of wine, liqueurs and tea/coffee, entertainment / 0141 565 1000

ArtGemini Prize 2014 Finalists' Exhibition

760 entries 44 countries ArtGemini Prize 2014 showcasing 47 shortlisted artworks.

TriSpace Gallery & Bar, London SE16

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 020 7252 0196

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Athenaeum Winds: Pilgrim of Curiosity

A new work by Scottish composer Oliver Searle in collaboration with light artist Trent Kim.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

£4–£6 / 0141 352 4900

Clare Smith: Stitched Time

Exhibition: Over several days, artist Clare Smith worked together with seven other women artists, all wearing white overalls, to stitch over 10 Chinese rice paper scrolls in a former tent and tarpaulin factory in Dover.

Limbo, Substation Project Space, Margate

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 0781 278 0984

Daniel Gray

Join Daniel Gray as he takes you on a photographic journey he made with Alan McCredie. This is every day Scotland, captured at its most crucial point for 300 years.

Cumbernauld Library

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 01236 618087

Part of Book Week Scotland.

Drop-In Drawing

Take inspiration from pieces in the Gallery.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

Introduction to Printmaking

A ten-week course providing you with a wide range of practice in various forms of contemporary printmaking.

Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Centre

Mon 27 Oct

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

Mon 3 Nov

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

Mon 10 Nov

£210 for ten weeks / 0131 225 5248

Please note: This course runs 1 Sep–10 Nov 2014.

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Laydeez Do Comics

A worldwide graphic novel forum led by women, open to all, with a focus on topics of the domestic and the everyday.

Pearce Institute, Glasgow

Mon 10 Nov

£2 / 0141 445 6007

Life Drawing: Four Paintings, Four Poses

Explore how artists have historically approached pose and composition to represent personality with artist Grace Adam and work with a model to create your own dynamic drawings. Our popular, social, life-drawing classes take place on the last Friday of every month in the Ondaatje Wing Theatre. Open to all levels, all…

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 28 Nov

Ondaatje Wing Theatre

£9 (£7) / 020 7312 2463

MA/MFA Choreographing Live Art: The Famous Lauren Barri Holstein

This is going to be the cheapest, crappiest piece of garbage you will ever see on stage. This will literally be a pile of crap. A pile of shit, of shit-covered people, of money-covered shit.

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre

Sat 1 Nov

£7 (£5) / 01522 882000

Postcards From…

Now in its 4th year, ‘Postcards From…’ invited 200 artists to create postcard-size artworks, exploring people’s perceptions of mental health. Artists have submitted an eclectic mix of work for this open exhibition, showcasing different themes, mediums,

the gallery on the corner, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 557 8969

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

Resistance

An installation exploring the resistance of disabled people to the Nazi campaign of extermination.

Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast

Thu 30 Oct

Free, donations welcome

  • 18:00 – 20:00 Resistance Titanic Drawing Offices, Belfast
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