Before 12pm, Visual art

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Riddle's Court, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fri 18 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Aye Candy

New paintings by Karen Bones, Jody Kelly and The Notorious Gasoline Company.

The Virginia Gallery, Glasgow

Sat 3 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

  • 11:00 – 17:30

Tue 6 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

  • 11:00 – 17:30

Wed 7 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

  • 11:00 – 17:30
…and 18 more dates until 31 May

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

The Tudors and Stuarts were among the best-dressed dynasties in British history, and this exhibition looks at the ways in which fashion conveyed important information about status, using paintings, drawings, miniatures and rare examples of surviving clothing from the 16th and 17th centuries.

The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00
…and 92 more dates until 20 Jul

Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Exhibition

Outstanding exhibition of the best natural history photographs from all over the world, on loan from London's Natural History Museum.

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0300 123 6789

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0300 123 6789

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0300 123 6789

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 43 more dates until 1 Jun

The Great Tapestry of Scotland

Potentially the longest tapestry in the world (beating the Kieskamma tapestry in the South African parliament by a cool 23 metres), the artwork has been worked on by people from all across the country since 2012. It tells the story of Scotland's history from the formation of the land in the prehistoric era to the…

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01224 523700

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01224 523700

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01224 523700

  • 10:00 – 17:00

The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Tue 1 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 2 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 3 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 62 more dates until 13 Sep back to top

Village Art Assembly Exhibition

The fourth exhibition by the Assembly.

Hunter House Cafe, East Kilbride

Sat 17 May

Free

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Mon 19 May

Free

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Tue 20 May

Free

  • 09:00 – 16:00
…and 28 more dates until 21 Jun

Unique Rembrandt Etching Rediscovered

An etching previously thought to be a copy of Rembrandt's work has been established as being by the artist himself; Portrait of Jan Cornelius Sylvius, the only known impression of the image to have been made in red ink, is on display next to an impression of the same image made in black ink.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 27 Apr

Vicken Parsons: House Artist

An installation of paintings and sculptures exploring surface quality, displayed among the permanent collection in the house.

Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

Thu 17 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 119 more dates until 31 Aug

Within Reach An Exhibition Of Paintings By Philippa Gordon And Angie Spencer

A new collection of sensuous oil paintings by Philippa Gordon and Angie Spencer. Atmospheric landscapes and skilful still lifes.

Montpellier Gardens, Cheltenham

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 22 Apr

At the Slate's Edge

Work by students from Ysgol Dyffryn Ogwen.

Oriel Ynys Mon, Llangefni

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 27 Apr back to top

Beverley Waller

Large-scale, iridescent, acrylic paintings of landscapes and seascapes.

The Fountain Gallery, East Molesey

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 020 8941 5865

  • 11:30 – 17:30

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 020 8941 5865

  • 11:30 – 17:30

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 020 8941 5865

  • 11:30 – 17:30
…and 9 more dates until 14 Sep

Jim Colquhoun, Patrick Jameson, Steve Hollingsworth and Ellis Luxemburg: Kling Klang

Installation featuring a 3D lasercut rendering of an album cover by Kraftwerk, together with an open-access electronic music studio for the public to interact with. Check the gallery's website for details of performance events.

Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow

Thu 17 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 21 Apr

Kate Temple: The Swannery

Acrylic paintings by local dentist/artist, inspired by the swans of Abbotsbury Swannery.

Lauderdale House, London N6

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 25 Apr

Patrick Cockram: Rectangular

Site-specific 3D drawings, exploring the characteristics of the gallery space.

Marsden Woo Gallery, London EC1V

Thu 17 Apr

Marsden Woo Project Space

Free / 020 7336 6396

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Marsden Woo Project Space

Free / 020 7336 6396

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Marsden Woo Project Space

Free / 020 7336 6396

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 15 more dates until 10 May

Patrick Lichfield: A Life Through The Lens

Pictures by the established society photographer.

National Trust: Mottisfont Abbey, Garden, House & Estate, Romsey

Thu 17 Apr

Free, plus admission £11.25, child £5.60, family £28 / 01794 340757

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free, plus admission £11.25, child £5.60, family £28 / 01794 340757

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free, plus admission £11.25, child £5.60, family £28 / 01794 340757

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 21 Apr back to top

Tickling Jock: Comedy Greats from Sir Harry Lauder to Billy Connolly

A major exhibition of portraits of Scotland's funny men and women. The subjects are a long and illustrious list, with music hall stars and TV comedy heroes from Sir Stanley Baxter, Rikki Fulton and Una Mclean to Ivor Cutler, Ronnie Corbett and the Big Yin himself. There are 'On Air' booths for you to listen to clips of…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 36 more dates until 25 May

Arttoon and Ocein Creations Show

An art show open, featuring landscapes by caricaturist Neil Smith and glass objet de jeu by Gale Davidson. During Easter weekend, there is an Egghead Hunt with the chance to win a painted Arttoon.

Hunter House Cafe, East Kilbride

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00
…and 18 more dates until 10 May

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

Installation inspired by dystopian futures, by the highly-rated Welsh artist and occasional stand-up comic.

Tramway, Glasgow

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 31 more dates until 25 May

Ikon Icons: John Salt

Paintings, prints and sculpture including works made before the artist embarked on a career as an internationally renowned photo-realist painter.

Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0121 248 0708

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0121 248 0708

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0121 248 0708

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 21 Apr

Master's & Apprentices: A Transfer Of Passion

Traditional letter carving work from seven apprentices and their masters focusing entirely on the design and carving of letters across several media, including stone, wood, slate, glass and paper.

The Workshop, Saxmundham

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01728 688 303

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01728 688 303

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01728 688 303

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 40 more dates until 29 Jun back to top

Rob Piercy

Contemporary landscape paintings.

Albany Gallery, Cardiff

Fri 2 May

Free / 029 2048 7158

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 029 2048 7158

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 029 2048 7158

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 20 more dates until 24 May

BayArt Gallery, Cardiff

Tue 27 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 28 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 29 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 16 more dates until 20 Jun

The Old Truman Brewery, London E1

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 10:00 – 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Amelia Bowman Presents: Amelia Bowman, Ella Goodwin, Gavin Robbie And Janet Bowman

A collaborative exhibition of work by Amelia Bowman, Ella Goodwin, Janet Bowman and Gavin Robbie which will be a colourful mix of printmaking, whimsical craft based kawaii illustration, sculpture and photography.

Wymondham Arts Centre

Thu 17 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 27 Apr

Animals In Art: The Association Of Animal Artists

Paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture depicting a range of wild, exotic and domestic animals.

Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 24 more dates until 17 May back to top