Before 9pm, Visual art

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Riddle's Court, Edinburgh

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

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

Fri 18 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

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

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

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

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

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0300 123 6789

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 42 more dates until 1 Jun

Aye Candy

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

The Virginia Gallery, Glasgow

Fri 2 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

Opening event.

  • 18:30

Sat 3 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

  • 11:00 – 17:30

Tue 6 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

  • 11:00 – 17:30
…and 19 more dates until 31 May back to top

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

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 07910 382607

  • 09:00 – 16:00
…and 17 more dates until 10 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

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

Sun 20 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 18:00
…and 91 more dates until 20 Jul

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

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 27 Apr

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

Recent Acquisitions

Marine paintings from the 20th century.

Tryon Gallery, London SW1Y

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7839 8083

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 020 7839 8083

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 020 7839 8083

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 8 more dates until 2 May back to top

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

Fri 18 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

House

Free / 01223 748100

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 118 more dates until 31 Aug

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

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 35 more dates until 25 May

The Old Truman Brewery, London E1

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7770 6100

  • 10:00 – 19:00
…and 3 more dates until 22 Apr

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

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01242 575779

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 22 Apr

Almuth Tebbenhoff: Sunset

To celebrate the work of female sculptors the Royal British Society of Sculptors and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea present 'Sunset', a new work by Almuth Tebbenhoff FRBS in Napoleon Garden Holland Park W8.

The Ice House Gallery, London W8

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 7602 3316

  • 07:30 – 18:00

Fri 2 May

Free / 020 7602 3316

  • 07:30 – 18:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 7602 3316

  • 07:30 – 18:00
…and 184 more dates until 3 Nov back to top

At the Slate's Edge

Work by students from Ysgol Dyffryn Ogwen.

Oriel Ynys Mon, Llangefni

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01248 713 177

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 27 Apr

Subnature

An installation of sculptures and prints produced by Lan Lan (UCL Slade School of Fine Art), set amongst the skeletons and specimens in jars of the Grant Museum of Zoology.

Grant Museum Of Zoology, London WC1E

Wed 21 May

Free / 020 3106 2052

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Thu 22 May

Free / 020 3106 2052

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Fri 23 May

Free / 020 3106 2052

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 49 more dates until 19 Jul

Le Swimming

Works exploring the idea of 'Other Spaces', by Nadège Druzkowski, Sukaina Kubba, Jenny Lewis, Philippe Murphy, Alys Owen and Beth Shapeero, transforming the underground car park into a swimming pool.

Fleming House, Glasgow

Fri 18 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 20 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Mon 21 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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

Kate Temple: The Swannery

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

Lauderdale House, London N6

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 8348 8716

  • 11:00 – 16:00
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Patrick Cockram: Rectangular

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

Marsden Woo Gallery, London EC1V

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

Tue 22 Apr

Marsden Woo Project Space

Free / 020 7336 6396

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 14 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

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

Sun 20 Apr

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

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 21 Apr

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

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Richard Mosse: The Enclave

Video installation based on footage shot in Democratic Republic of Congo by the artist and cinematographer Trevor Tweeten, using infrared film to give an unreal, Technicolor effect.

The Vinyl Factory Soho, London W1F

Fri 18 Apr

Free

  • 11:30 – 17:30

Sat 19 Apr

Free

  • 11:30 – 17:30

Tue 22 Apr

Free

  • 11:30 – 17:30
…and 4 more dates until 26 Apr

Anthony Faroux

2013 Jerwood Painting Fellow Anthony Faroux presents new works. These tone-on-tone paintings depict objects out of context and reference traditional painting genres such as landscape, narrative, and still life while also avoiding them.

43 Inverness Street, London NW1

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7482 3594

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7482 3594

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 2 May

Free / 020 7482 3594

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 7 more dates until 24 May

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

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

Tramway, Glasgow

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

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 30 more dates until 25 May back to top