Before 12pm, Visual art

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Stephen Murray: The Comedown

Glasgow-based sculptor Stephen Murray builds a velodrome as a response to the Commonwealth Games.

The Briggait, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

…and 4 more dates until 1 Nov

Alasdair Gray: From the Personal to the Universal

A major retrospective to mark the 80th birthday of one of Scotland's most revered artists. More than 100 works are on display, many loaned from private collections, featuring pieces from Gray's student days to the present.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Mon 27 Oct

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Tue 28 Oct

£5 (£3; under 16s free) / 0141 276 9599

Note: some content may not be suitable for under 16s. Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

…and 117 more dates until 22 Feb 2015

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 26 Oct

Free

Tue 28 Oct

Free

Wed 29 Oct

Free

…and 2 more dates until 31 Oct

Walk On

An insight into the recent art practice of nearly 40 artists, a number of whom have crossed countries and continents, making epic journeys along historic sites, or leaving traces of their movements on the land. Others have explored the possibilities of walking and how the way we walk shows the world who we are.

Plymouth Arts Centre

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 01752 206114

  • 10:00 – 20:30 Walk On Plymouth Arts Centre

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 01752 206114

  • 10:00 – 20:30 Walk On Plymouth Arts Centre

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 01752 206114

  • 10:00 – 20:30 Walk On Plymouth Arts Centre
…and 32 more dates until 13 Dec

The House Of Peroni

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

The House Of Peroni, London WC2A

Sat 25 Oct

Free

Mon 27 Oct

Free

Tue 28 Oct

Free

…and 3 more dates until 31 Oct back to top

Ten Artists Exhibition

Exhibition of over 100 paintings by 10 well known local artists. 19th annual exhibition.

Baslow Village Hall, Bakewell

Sun 26 Oct

£1 / 07876 661 325

Tony Conrad: Invented Acoustical Tools 1966–2012

A showing of some of the elegant and enigmatic instruments designed by avant-garde US musician Tony Conrad, one of the most inventive and seminal musicians of the mid-20th century.

Inverleith House, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 248 2971

…and 314 more dates until 31 Oct 2015

The Airdrie Boys

Paintings by Dan Ferguson and John Cunningham.

RGI Kelly Gallery, Glasgow

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 248 6386

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0141 248 6386

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0141 248 6386

…and 2 more dates until 1 Nov

Charlotte Colbert: Public Art Installation - In And Out Of Space

The artist's latest series 'In and Out of Space', will be displayed on the facade of the In & Out building located on 90-93 Piccadilly, launching October 14, 2014.

Gazelli Art House, London W1S

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7788 7658

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7788 7658

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 020 7788 7658

…and 79 more dates until 14 Jan 2015 back to top

International Model Boat Show

Marine modelling with club displays, demonstrations and suppliers.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

Jill Ashforth, David Bain and Wendy Baillie: Art in Nature

Paintings, photographs and poetry inspired by nature.

Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

Free

Mon 27 Oct

Free

Tue 28 Oct

Free

…and 5 more dates until 2 Nov

Kerr Rodgie and Caroline Leburn

New paintings by Rodgie, still a student at Gray's School of Art, and Leburn, influenced by the Scottish Colourists.

Torrance Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 556 6366

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 556 6366

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 556 6366

…and 3 more dates until 1 Nov

Opening Of Aliqua Art Gallery In Quedgeley, Gloucester

New Art Gallery for Paintings, Ceramics and Sculpture opening in Quedgeley, Gloucester on Friday 24th October 2014. Official opening 3pm and open until 9pm for previewing the artists work. Free parking. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm.

Space Business Centre, Gloucester

Tue 28 Oct

Aliqua Art Gallery

Free

Wed 29 Oct

Aliqua Art Gallery

Free

Thu 30 Oct

Aliqua Art Gallery

Free

…and 20 more dates until 27 Nov

Out of Sight / Out of Mind

Provocative show exploring perceptions of reality, labeling and discrimination in the context of mental health.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 242 8100

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 242 8100

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 242 8100

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 31 Oct back to top

Gem: Contemporary Jewellery and Gemstones from Afghanistan and the UK

Jewellery from Kabul-based craft and design organisation Turquoise Mountain, alongside contemporary jewellery by Melanie Eddy, Vicki Sarge and Pippa Small.

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 550 3660

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 550 3660

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 550 3660

…and 9 more dates until 8 Nov

Hrafnhildur Halldorsdottir: Natural History

New work examining form and process from the starting point of tapestry.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

John Byrne: Sitting Ducks

A full-scale overview of John Byrne's long career as one of the best-loved and most individual visual artists in the country, focusing on his portrait work and gathering 50 key works from drawings to large-scale paintings, including iconic paintings of Tilda Swinton, Robbie Coltrane and of course Byrne himself.

Inverness Museum & Art Gallery

Sat 1 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01463 237114

Thu 6 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01463 237114

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01463 237114

…and 10 more dates until 29 Nov

Lindsey Brown

Line drawings of animals and birds. Especially owls.

Red Door Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 477 3255

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 477 3255

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 477 3255

…and 9 more dates until 6 Nov

Stars On Canvas: Exhibition

Stars on Canvas is an exciting project in which well known names create their own artwork and auction them for charity.

The Hub, London W1B

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 01707 259 777

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 01707 259 777

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 01707 259 777

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 01707 259 777

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Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 556 4441

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 556 4441

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0131 556 4441

…and 27 more dates until 29 Nov

Alasdair Gray: A Life in Print and Posters

New screenprints from the artist/author, based on his illustrations from Lanark but reimagined in full colour and created in collaboration with GPS's Master Printers. There's also a selection of Gray's poster work.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of The Alasdair Gray Season.

…and 16 more dates until 16 Nov

Barrie Houghton: Recent Paintings

An Exhibition of Contemporary Art.

John Russell Gallery, Ipswich

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 01473 212 051

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 01473 212 051

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 01473 212 051

…and 21 more dates until 22 Nov

Crafts at Lancing College

Local makers and designers display their original craft and designs. Organised by Woodland Crafts.

Lancing College Chapel

Sun 26 Oct

£4 (Seniors £3.50; accompanied under 16s free) / 01243 641306

Fiona Scheibl

An exhibition of oil paintings, mostly self-portraits and still lives. The artist is particularly drawn to creating images of peonies and other flowers.

Broxbourne Civic Hall, Hoddesdon

Mon 24 Nov

Free

Tue 25 Nov

Free

Wed 26 Nov

Free

…and 27 more dates until 2 Jan 2015 back to top