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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…

The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 43 more dates until 13 Sep

Millfield 25th Summer Show

Works in a variety of media.

Atkinson Gallery, Millfield School, Street

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 01458 442291

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 01458 442291

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 01458 442291

  • 09:30 – 17:00
…and 13 more dates until 9 Aug

Marie-Michelle Deschamps: Don't trip over the wire!

New work by French-Canadian artist who uses industrial materials, influenced in part by the extraordinary writings of American schizophrenic Louis Wolfson.

Collective Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0131 556 1264

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0131 556 1264

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 556 1264

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 39 more dates until 7 Sep

Architects Of Air: Pentalum

An immersive sculptural installation celebrating geometry, inspired by modern and traditional architecture.

thecentre:mk, Milton Keynes

Wed 23 Jul

£4 (Children £3 under 16s; £12)

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Thu 24 Jul

£4 (Children £3 under 16s; £12)

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Jul

£4 (Children £3 under 16s; £12)

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 27 Jul

Art On Scotland

A new arts venture showcasing the work of artists living in Scotland. Creative professionals exhibit work and perform live art demonstrations alongside arts charities promoting their work, live music and street theatre. The events aims to allow exhibitors and visitors the opportunity to meet, trade ideas, make…

Various venues: Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow

Wed 23 Jul

Free

Art On The Street

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free

Art On The Street

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free

Art On The Street

  • 10:00 – 19:00
…and 9 more dates until 3 Aug back to top

Hugh Green's Stirlingshire

Retrospective of the work of the late painter and friend of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Tue 26 Aug

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Wed 27 Aug

Free / 01786 471917

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 22 more dates until 26 Sep

American Impressionism – A New Vision

An exhibition bringing together some 80 paintings that chart the response of American artists to French Impressionism. Works by Monet, Degas and Berthe Morisot provide context and there are popular works by the likes of Whistler, Sargent and Cassatt, but also less well-known paintings by artists such as Theodore Robinson…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Two, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Jul

Modern Two

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 29 Jul

Modern Two

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

Modern Two

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 81 more dates until 19 Oct

Christopher Stewart

An exhibition of the contemporary artist's recent works.

Gimpel Fils, London W1K

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 020 7493 2488

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Fri 17 Oct

Free / 020 7493 2488

  • 10:00 – 17:30

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 020 7493 2488

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 30 more dates until 22 Nov

Counterpoint

Non-thematic group show featuring work by eight artists, including Ross Birrell, Keith Farquhar, Alec Finlay and Craig Mulholland.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 650 2210

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 63 more dates until 18 Oct

Jankel Adler

More than 100 oil paintings, watercolours and drawings by the 20th-century Polish artist.

The Goldmark Gallery, Uppingham

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 01572 821424

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 01572 821424

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 01572 821424

  • 09:30 – 17:30
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Jeremy Deller and Alan Kane

Deller – who is representing the UK at the Venice Biennale this year – exhibits with long-term collaborator Kane.

Jupiter Artland, Wilkieston

Sun 3 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 7 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 8 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 22 more dates until 14 Sep

June Dixon

Contemporary works by the artist.

The Fishslab Gallery, Whitstable

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 01227 272206

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 01227 272206

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 01227 272206

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 23 Sep

Kevin Harman: Open Studio

A chance to discuss the methods and thinking behind the artist's unconventional and often provocative work – one 2009 work consisted of Harman telling a gallery that it had been selected for a project called Brick, and then turning up with a scaffolding pole and breaking a gallery window.

Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 11 more dates until 31 Aug

Knitwear: Chanel to Westwood

Inspirational vintage fashion knitwear from the 20th century. Highlights include 1920s Chanel jersey, 1930s woollen swimwear, 1970s Bill Gibb and conceptual garments from Comme des Garcons, Vivienne Westwood and Julien MacDonald.

Fashion And Textile Museum, London SE1

Fri 19 Sep

£8.80 / 020 7407 8664

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 20 Sep

£8.80 / 020 7407 8664

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 21 Sep

£8.80 / 020 7407 8664

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 85 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Lo Ch'ing: In Conversation With The Masters

Abstract landscape paintings.

Michael Goedhuis, London SW1X

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 020 7935 4800

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 020 7935 4800

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 020 7935 4800

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 32 more dates until 1 Sep back to top

Mackenzie Thorpe Over Hill And Dale

July 5th brings the Tour De France over the hills and dales of North Yorkshire. As part of the celebrations, Arthaus Gallery invites you to join Mackenzie as he shares his latest collection of work featuring the iconic bicycle.

Arthaus Gallery, Richmond

Wed 23 Jul

Free

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Michael Sullivan: A Life Of Art And Friendship

A collection of paintings, prints, drawings and albums belonging to the leading Chinese art scholar who died in 2013, providing an insight into his life-long friendships with prominent Chinese artists.

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Wed 23 Jul

Gallery 11

Free / 01865 278002

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Jul

Gallery 11

Free / 01865 278002

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Jul

Gallery 11

Free / 01865 278002

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 45 more dates until 14 Sep

North Ayrshire Open Art Exhibition

Work by local professional and amateur artists.

Eglinton Country Park & Visitor Centre, Irvine

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 01294 315502

Last entry date Monday 30 June 2014.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 01294 315502

Last entry date Monday 30 June 2014.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 01294 315502

Last entry date Monday 30 June 2014.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 01294 315502

Last entry date Monday 30 June 2014.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Peter Hicks

Paintings by the artist.

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

Wed 23 Jul

Free / 01845 522479

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Thu 24 Jul

Free / 01845 522479

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 01845 522479

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 01845 522479

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Piers Ottey: We Love London

An exhibition of paintings of London and other works by Piers Ottey. He returns to E2 near his London studio, after his successful show in Redchurch St also with the Zimmer Stewart Gallery in 2013.

Zimmer Stewart Gallery, Arundel

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 01903 882063

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 01903 882063

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 01903 882063

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 9 Sep back to top

Ruth Nicholls: The Eye Of The Beholder

Manipulated images by the local photographer.

Erin Arts Centre, Isle of Man

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 01624 832662

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 01624 832662

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 01624 832662

  • 10:30 – 16:30
…and 12 more dates until 3 Oct

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

Wed 23 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Thu 24 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30

Fri 25 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:30
…and 84 more dates until 31 Oct

Vernon Rose

An exhibition of the artist's recent works: images of remembered and imagined places. Plus Pru Green: ceramics.

Aldeburgh Gallery

Thu 14 Aug

Free / 01728 452772

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 01728 452772

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 01728 452772

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 20 Aug

Vivienne Williams

Contemporary paintings by the Swansea-born artist.

Attic Gallery, Swansea

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 01792 653387

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 01792 653387

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 01792 653387

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 13 more dates until 8 Nov

100 Days: The Rwandan Genocide Twenty Years Later

Photographs, videos and multimedia installations exploring one of Africa's darkest periods, which saw the murder of 800,000 people and the rape of 500,000, following the assassination of the Rwandan and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira.

The Herbert, Coventry

Wed 23 Jul

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Thu 24 Jul

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fri 25 Jul

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 279 more dates until 30 Apr 2015 back to top