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

Sun 21 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30
…and 32 more dates until 31 Oct

The Makers' Market

A series of not for profit markets designed to act a selling platform for designers and makers in the Cornwall area. Works on sale include ceramics, jewellery, furniture, print making and more.

The Exchange, Penzance

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01736 363715

  • 10:00 – 17:00

‌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

Sun 21 Sep

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 23 Sep

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 88 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

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

Sun 21 Sep

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 2 Nov

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

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 26 more dates until 19 Oct back to top

Architecture Meets Art #AmeetsA

Art and architecture in a fundraising show for ENABLE Scotland, which works with people who have learning disabilities, and the Glasgow School of Art.

amiProperty, Glasgow

Tue 30 Sep

Free / 01505 610252

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 14 Oct

Free / 01505 610252

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 01505 610252

  • 10:30 – 17:00

City Observatory Installation

Installation by the Institute of Future Cities, showing how city data helps us to understand urban centres, and to plan better cities for the future. (Tip: if you want to avoid traffic deadlock, don't build all your high-density housing on the outskirts.)

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 88 more dates until 20 Dec

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

Sun 21 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5365

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 31 more dates until 24 Oct

Moving On: Undercurrent

A showcase for adventurous contemporary jewellery.

The Vaults, London SE1

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 020 7401 9603

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 7401 9603

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7401 9603

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 12 more dates until 11 Oct

RSA Architecture Open 2014

The RSA takes the temperature of recent Scottish architecture and design work, in this show with exhibits submitted by practices all over the country.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 55 more dates until 25 Jan 2015 back to top

A+DS and RIAS Scottish Student Awards for Architecture

The best work in various categories produced by students at all of Scotland's six architecture schools.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 276 5365

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 28 Sep

The Anatomy of a Building: Denys Lasdun and the Royal College of Physicians

An examination of the Royal College of Physicians building, one of the most striking and imaginative works of post-WW II architecture.

Royal College of Physicians Museum, London NW1

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 3075 1649

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 020 3075 1649

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 3075 1649

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 102 more dates until 13 Feb 2015

Bronwen Sleigh

New work from the artist who is also a highly-trained printmaker.

&Collective, Bridge of Allan

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 01786 359864

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 01786 359864

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01786 359864

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 33 more dates until 13 Nov

Czech Design at the London Design Festival 2014

Quality glassware from the Czech republic.

Brompton Design District, London SW7

Sun 21 Sep

£8 / 07974 264210

Part of London Design Festival.

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Mint, London SW3

Mon 22 Sep

£8

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Tue 23 Sep

£8

  • 10:30 – 17:30

Wed 24 Sep

£8

  • 10:30 – 17:30
…and 17 more dates until 14 Oct

Tent London, E1

Sun 21 Sep

£8

Part of London Design Festival.

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things

Exhibition of key designs that have shaped the modern world.

Design Museum, London SE1

Sun 21 Sep

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

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Mon 22 Sep

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

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Tue 23 Sep

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

  • 10:00 – 17:45
…and 193 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

Sun 21 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Thu 25 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 6 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

Sun 21 Sep

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

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Mon 22 Sep

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

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15

Tue 23 Sep

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

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 11:15
…and 12 more dates until 5 Oct

A Good Design? Objects from the I.L.E.A./Camberwell Collection

Exhibition tracing the Experiment in Design Appreciation, a mid-20th century programme in which the now-disbanded Inner London Education Authority attempted to instil schoolchildren with an informed appreciation for modernism in industrial design – those were the days, right?

Chelsea space, London SW1P

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0207 514 6983

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0207 514 6983

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0207 514 6983

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 15 more dates until 31 Oct

The House Of Peroni

A stylish celebration of the culturally diverse Italian city of Rome.

The House Of Peroni, London WC2A

Fri 3 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Mon 6 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 00:00
…and 22 more dates until 31 Oct

Royal Overseas League, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1501

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1501

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 225 1501

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 112 more dates until 25 Jan 2015 back to top

Mackintosh Travel Sketches

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

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 124 more dates until 15 Feb 2015

Modern Metros Exhibition

Explore the subterranean world of metros through interactive exhibits, photography, film and visualisations. The exhibition is a snapshot of the contribution Arup has made to some of the world's great metro projects. Free admission.

Arup, London W1T

Mon 22 Sep

Free

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 42 more dates until 21 Nov

Open House London & Buenos Aires: Coppola + Zuviría

For the ninth year Argentina takes part in Open House weekend, opening the doors of the Ambassador's Official Residence with a photographic exhibition of the work of Horacio Coppola and Facundo de Zuviría.

The Argentine Ambassador's Residence, London SW1X

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 020 7318 1300

  • 12:00 – 17:00

RSA Open 2014

Paintings, drawings, sculptures and photography by artists from across Scotland and beyond, chosen by the RSA from an open submission.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 1 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 53 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

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