Morning events, Visual art, Architecture & design

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Twenty Eight – The Collective Pop-up

A Stockbridge-based pop-up shop featuring work from designers, artists, poets, milliners, dressmakers, illustrators, ceramicists and other creative types.

Twenty Eight, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Wed 30 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Thu 31 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30
…and 79 more dates until 31 Oct

Building a Legacy: The Athletes' Village

A showcase for one of the most lasting legacies of the 2014 Commonwealth Games: the Athletes' Village, built in the East End of the city and featuring 700 sustainable eco-homes and a 120-bed care home.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

Gallery One

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Gallery One

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Gallery One

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 47 more dates until 15 Sep

Craft Scotland Summer Show

Check out what Scotland's crafters have been up to at this exhibition showcasing the work of 36 makers, including ceramist Julia Smith, jeweller Grainne Morton and milliner Sally-Ann Provan, among many others.

White Stuff, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

2nd Floor

Free / 0131 300 0330

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 23 Aug

Destination Dalmarnock

Discuss the possibilities for Dalmarnock's future at an events space ESALA students are building.

Event Space, Glasgow

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 07779 254775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 07779 254775

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things

Exhibition of key designs that have shaped the modern world.

Design Museum, London SE1

Mon 28 Jul

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Tue 29 Jul

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Wed 30 Jul

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45
…and 248 more dates until 4 Apr 2015 back to top

Fabric of the Land

The Geology & Petroleum Geology department at the University of Aberdeen presents a series of exhibitions looking at the links between art and science.

Union Square, Aberdeen

Sat 13 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Thu 18 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 11 more dates until 5 Oct

Glasgow Style – City Walking Tour

A walking tour led by guides from the Glasgow School of Art taking you through the history of this most stylish city of art, architecture and design.

Window on Mackintosh Visitor Centre and Shop, Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Tue 29 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Wed 30 Jul

£19.50 (£16; under 18s £9.75; under 5s free) / 0141 353 4584

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15
…and 67 more dates until 5 Oct

Green2014: The Environmental Legacy of the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

A six-month programme of exhibitions, talks and activities, looking at how the 2014 Commonwealth Games will affect the environment, celebrating the projects being delivered by Glasgow City Council, the Scottish Parliament, the Games Organising Committee and others.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 86 more dates until 24 Oct

‌Mackintosh Architecture

Over 80 architectural drawings, archival material, films and models – many rare or never before exhibited – exploring the work of Glasgow's famous son. The exhibition comes as the culmination of the Hunterian's 'Mackintosh Architecture: Context, Making and Meaning research project.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Tue 29 Jul

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 135 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Mackintosh Travel Sketches

'Bits' and 'jottings' from Mackintosh's travels around Scotland, England and further afield.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 171 more dates until 15 Feb 2015 back to top

Material Consequences

New work by four designer-makers: Katherine Pogson, Karen Henriksen, Stephanie Ray and Pinaki Editions.

Nancy Victor Gallery, London W1T

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 020 7813 0373

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 020 7813 0373

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 020 7813 0373

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 15 Sep

Mosaic at the Mill

Work by five artist based in Scotland – Frances Sutton, Dugald MacInnes, Katy Galbraith, Joel Baker and Kate Anderson – focusing on their differing approaches to mosaic.

Mill on the Fleet, Gatehouse of Fleet

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 01557 814099

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01557 814099

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 01557 814099

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 11 more dates until 10 Aug

Ryan Gander: The artists have the keys

Multi-media work inspired by the work of celebrated modernist architect and designer Ernö Goldfinger.

National Trust: 2 Willow Road, London NW3

Wed 30 Jul

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Thu 31 Jul

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 1 Aug

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 67 more dates until 2 Nov

Scotland Can Make It! Shop and Exhibition

Scottish designers and artists have created a collection of souvenirs (all limited edition), as the country comes into the spotlight for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

South Block, Glasgow

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 0141 559 4980

Part of Festival 2014.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0141 559 4980

Part of Festival 2014.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0141 559 4980

Part of Festival 2014.

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 4 more dates until 3 Aug

Selected

A Christmas selling exhibition of work by 27 Scotland-based makers, the perfect opportunity to pick up some unique gifts.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Tue 2 Dec

Free / 0131 550 3660

  • 10:30 – 17:30
…and 16 more dates until 20 Dec

Skill Up Workshops

Workshops especially designed for 15–18 year olds with a passion for architecture and design. All sessions are led by a professional educator and all materials are provided.

RIBA, London W1B

Mon 18 Aug

£30 (£20 for those eligible for free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

Experiment with sketching and formal drawing techniques to uncover the design processes and elements that make up a building.

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 19 Aug

£30 (£20 for those eligible for free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

Design and build an airport for the future

  • 11:00 – 16:00

£30 (£20 for those eligible fro free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

Something Old, Something New: a restoration project.

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 20 Aug

£30 (£20 for those eligible for free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

Get Technical: learn architectural and technical drawing.

  • 11:00 – 16:00

£30 (£20 for those eligible for free school lunches) / 020 7580 5533

The Future is Now: try to figure out what future winners of the Stirling Prize will look like.

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 22 Aug

Urban/Suburban

A view of architecture and the built environment in recent Scottish art, featuring work by Nathan Coley, Graham Fagan, Carol Rhodes, Toby Paterson, Christine Borland and others.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 65 more dates until 19 Oct

Urban Twist – Papercut Artwork

Urban Twist Creative designer Cameron Pitcairn uses laser cutting techniques to create inspirational papercut art for homes and interiors. His intricate designs in colourful materials can be personalised and make perfect gifts for special occasions. Cameron’s signature product is a personalised family tree, an…

Bonkers, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Shop

Free / 0131 225 5538

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Shop

Free / 0131 225 5538

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Shop

Free / 0131 225 5538

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug