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Hidden Talents - Fine Art Exhibition

Display up to 5 pieces of your artwork at The Arches Project. Each submission is £10. This will be a diverse and exciting exhibition.

Wagon & Horses, Birmingham

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 0121 772 1403

Back From The Edge Exhibition Opening

The opening of Paul Anders Macphail's exhibition Back From The Edge – which features images sculpted and shot on Portobello Beach.

The Skylark, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 0131 629 3037

Vortex of Creation - Morris Monroe

Pilgrim's Reunion hosts the latest exhibition of works by Morris Monroe. With the aim to inspire, Monroe has created a series that is both intuitive and intelligent. The show opens on the 4th of December from 6pm.

Pilgrims Reunion, London N1

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 020 73591266

Art Noir Dinners

In keeping with the noirish tone of Stan Douglas' exhibition, the gallery is offering a wintry dinner menu; an Old Fashioned cocktail followed by mezze and a choice of either venison ragout or a tomato, feta, almond and date baklava, followed by poached pears on ginger cake with a warm brandied toffee sauce. If, after…

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Nov

£40 / 0131 226 8181

Thu 27 Nov

£40 / 0131 226 8181

East End Transmissions

From Francesca Zappia comes this curatorial project about the East End of Glasgow. Featured artists are Jen Devonshire, Aideen Doran, Virginia Hutchison, Thomas Leyland Collins, Kit Mead, Douglas Morland, Janie Nicoll, Lyndsey Smith and Susannah Stark. Plus, there are stories from the community in there too.

The Pipe Factory, Glasgow

Fri 21 Nov


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Javier Diaz

A collection of wooden carvings from the Spanish artist.

Melville Castle Hotel, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 654 0088

Meet the artist himself at the launch, alongside a sparkling wine and canapé reception.


A project specially curated to explore the relationship between sonic and visual art practices. There are four live performances from musicians who use analogue hardware to make music accompanied by a live AV installation.

The Art School, Glasgow

Thu 27 Nov


Life Drawing & Painting: Workshop

Blocks of weekly life drawing and painting workshops taught by BP Portrait Award winner Nick Archer. Regularly changing models and poses suitable for beginners and professional artists.

The School Creative Centre, Rye

Wed 26 Nov

£15; £72 for 6 sessions / 01797 229797

Neu! Reekie!

Avant-garde spoken word, film and music fusion night describing itself as 'playing host to the sinister and the sanguine'.

Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 28 Nov

£8 / 0131 553 1876

The End of Year Bash with Honeyblood (solo), Kirsty Logan, Loki with Becci Wallace, Duglas T Stewart (spoken word slot) and Moon Hop (DJ Whisky Stephen with FOUND).

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Neu! Reekie! Pilrig St Paul's Church, Edinburgh

11 Mitchell Lane

Analogue Social provide a location and opportunity for local makers and designers to have a public spot in Gallery 4 of the Lighthouse. All items are for sale at this ‘Ulterior’ design show that aims to engage audiences with design and designers in a way which differs from more traditional design markets or showrooms.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 0141 276 5365

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The Case Of The Curious Cocktail

Foodie futurologists the Robin Collective present a cocktail-making hunt through the galleries after dark, culminating in the creation of your very own drink.

Museum Of London, EC2Y

Tue 16 Dec

£36 / 020 7001 9844

Contemporary Watercolour & Mixed Media: Course

Explore watercolour and mixed media in the studio and outdoors. Course led by professional contemporary artist Steve Humble.

Higham Hall College, Cockermouth

Sun 30 Nov

£429 Residential, inc refreshments, adv booking required; £269 Non-residential, adv booking required / 01768 776276

Dream Tree Album Launch

To launch the album Dream Tree by Vroni Holzmann, Kirsteen Davidson Kelly (piano) plays a selection of her work. Also artwork by Roni Horn.

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0131 651 4336

An Exhibition of Work by Zyzanna Dominiak

Work by Edinburgh based illustrator/designer Zyzanna Dominiak.

Hula Juice Bar and Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

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Július Koller: Galéria Ganku

Launch of a book devoted to the conceptual project Galéria Ganku by the late Slovenian artist Július Koller, with a panel discussion featuring design duo An Endless Supply, art historian and curator Elizaveta Butacova, Rhubaba director Frances Stacey, and writer and curator George Vasey.

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov


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Life Drawing Class

A mixed-ability life drawing class using a variety of techniques including pencil, paint, charcoal and mixed media.

Ruthrieston Community Centre, Aberdeen

Tue 25 Nov

£55 per block / 01224 611160

Please note: This course runs 23 Sep–25 Nov, 2014.

The Line Of Best Fit

An evening of art, performance, spoken word and music, with Mr Choon, Deejay Yourself, Krishkrush, The Occasional Flickers, Edyta, The Beirdo, Two Wrongs and Urvanovic.

Settlement Projects, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 07805 274004

2014 Jarman Award Shortlist Touring Programme

The Jarman Award Touring Programme presents a selection of single screen film works by the 10 artists shortlisted for this year's prestigious Jarman Award.

The Northern Charter, Newcastle

Wed 26 Nov


2|1|4|1 Members' Show

Member's show and end of year party from the artist-led collective: Alexander 'Twig' Champion, Brian Cheesewright, Catriona Meighan, Frances Lightbound, Jack Farrell, Kirsty Macleod, Kenneth Davidson, Lauren McGlaughlin, Rachael Gallacher, Rachel Sharpe, Rosie Roberts and Silja Strom.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 222 2254

Adriano Zanni: Red Desert Chronicles (Postcards from Ravenna)

A photographic and acoustic reportage by Adriano Zanni in the 'Piallassa Valley' in Ravenna.

Brixton East Gallery, London SW9

Fri 28 Nov


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Agony Art: Sex, Lies and Dance Works as part of Open Clusters

Dance performance featuring works by Charlie Ashwell, Hamish MacPherson & Maria Sideri and Jia-Yu Corti

Chisenhale Dance Space, London E3

Fri 28 Nov

£8; £7 adv / 020 8981 6617

Alice Rawsthorn: Hello World – Where Design Meets Life

Design critic Alice Rawsthorn delivers a talk on the influence design has on our lives and where it may take us in the future.

Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01382 381296

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New work by Steve Aylett, David Blandy, Let Me Feel Your Finger First, Laura Oldfield Ford, Plastique Fantastique and Henrik Schrat.

IMT, London E2

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 020 8980 5475

Angel Christmas Fair

The Angel Christmas Fair is an affordable art and design fair featuring the work of 50 artists and designers.

Candid Arts Galleries, London EC1V

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07789 862011

The AOP Photography Awards & Expo 2014

The most prestigious and highly respected competition for professional photographers worldwide, this year's AOP Photography Awards introduces some exciting changes and new additions for 2014.

Business Design Centre, London N1

Thu 11 Dec

Free / 020 7288 6272

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