Evening events, Visual art, Contemporary

36 events

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The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Scott Methven: Plagued – A view of Leith

Intricate India ink drawings by Leith-based artist.

Woodland Creatures, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 629 5509

…and 19 more dates until 16 Nov

Angela Davidson

A chance to see the paintings of Angela Davidson, Aberdeenshire-based animal and bird artist.

George Pirie Modern, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0131 454 3648

Architecture Meets Art Gala Dinner

Gala dinner in aid of the GSA fire fund.

The Arches, Glasgow

Thu 30 Oct

£110 includes welcome reception, three-course dinner, half a bottle of wine, liqueurs and tea/coffee, entertainment / 0141 565 1000

Architecture of Memory

Mary Jane Evans and Louis Hawkins present their third collaborative exhibition exploring their mutual fascination with the topography and textures of childhood landscapes: Dorset and the Jurassic Coast and East Anglia.

Bath Artists' Studios

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 01225 482480

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Athenaeum Winds: Pilgrim of Curiosity

A new work by Scottish composer Oliver Searle in collaboration with light artist Trent Kim.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

£4–£6 / 0141 352 4900


Works by recently graduated artists working across disciplines: Faye Green, 'My Name is B' (Emma Berentsen, Umit Erlim, Anthony Keigher and Tiffany Murphy) and Rosa Farber.

Toynbee Studios, London E1

Thu 20 Nov

£5 / 020 7650 2350

  • 19:00 Banner Toynbee Studios, London

Between Heaven And Earth

Group show of contemporary artists from the former Soviet Republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, as well as Afghanistan and Mongolia, many of whom have not been seen in the UK before.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Wed 3 Dec

Free / 020 7613 7498

Black & Blue

An open evening of new mixed media work by artists Penny Clayden and Chris Day, exploring the nature of disease.

Free Space Gallery, London NW5

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07950 695699

Black & Blue – Artists In Conversation

Discussion with artists Penny Clayden and Chris Day, chaired by Alice Kettle.

Free Space Gallery, London NW5

Fri 12 Dec

Free / 07950 695699

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RAW events are multi-faceted artistic showcases. Featuring film screenings, live music, fashion show, art gallery, performance art and much more! These artists are all local, hand-picked talent who have been chosen to feature at RAW.

93 Feet East, London E1

Thu 13 Nov

£12 / 020 7770 6006


An evening of video art, photography and paintings by Latin American video artist Jose Maria Martinelli and others, with drinks and cakes available.

The Things We Love, London N1

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0744 8223856

  • 18:00 – 23:00 Brainwash The Things We Love, London

Clarck Presents 'Oud'

The French artist presents a collection of contemporary paintings based on the theme of Oud, the wood of the tropical Agar tree.

Studio 1.1, London E2

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 07952 986696

Clare Smith: Stitched Time

Exhibition: Over several days, artist Clare Smith worked together with seven other women artists, all wearing white overalls, to stitch over 10 Chinese rice paper scrolls in a former tent and tarpaulin factory in Dover.

Limbo, Substation Project Space, Margate

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 0781 278 0984

Clay Sinclair: Welcome To Utopia

Paintings inspired by the theme of Utopia.

Woolff Gallery, London W1T

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0207 631 0551

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Contemporary Art Auction

An auction featuring contemporary pieces from local and national artists.

Corn Exchange, Biggar

Sun 26 Oct


Cultural Icon – The Art Of Bob Dylan

A curated display of the art of croaky-voiced giant of rock Bob Dylan, presented by leading Dylanologist Chris Hockenhull.

The Chester Grosvenor

Thu 6 Nov

£30 Refreshments will be available

Dream Tree Album Launch

To launch the album Dream Tree by Vroni Holzmann, Kirsteen Davidson Kelly (piano) plays a selection of her work. Also artwork by Roni Horn.

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0131 651 4336


Bristol-based production project Emptyset examine the physical properties of sound through electromagnetism, architecture and process-based image-making, encompassing performance, installation work and audio-visuals.

Brighton Dome

Sat 13 Dec

£10 / 01273 709709

  • 20:00 – 23:00 Emptyset Brighton Dome

Focus on Nature - Macro Photography Exhibition

An exhibition by local artist Jennifer Robinson of macro photography inspired by nature. This collection showcases discoveries around the city and further afield, forging a link between art, design and science through the natural world. Explore your surroundings a little further and discover beauty in detail.

New Scottish Arts, Dundee

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 078400 26791

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 078400 26791

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 078400 26791

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

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GCSE Conflict Exhibition

An exhibition of artworks by GCSE students from across the Island. Students have been asked to use the First World War as a starting point and respond directly with work about this war or more recent conflicts.

Jersey Arts Centre

Sun 26 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

Mon 27 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

Tue 28 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

…and 4 more dates until 1 Nov

Jo Hamilton: Fractal Sparks

The world premiere of a new music and multimedia event, with songs from Jo Hamilton and music from Lanterns on the Lake and Durham County Youth Big Band.

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre

Sun 26 Oct

£15 / 01522 882000

Kathy Hinde: Tipping Point

Audio-visual installation in which microphones feeding back inside water-filled vessels respond to the constantly changing water levels.

Woodend Barn Arts Centre, Banchory

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 01330 825431

Part of sound-scotland.

The Line Of Best Fit

An evening of art, performance, spoken word and music, with Mr Choon, Deejay Yourself, Krishkrush, The Occasional Flickers, Edyta, The Beirdo, Two Wrongs and Urvanovic.

Settlement Projects, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 07805 274004

Max Kaiser & Anton Lukoszevieze Talk And Perform A Concert

Former financier, journalist and broadcaster Max Kaiser and Anton Lukoszevieze, cellist and founding director of Apartment House, will give a talk and perform a concert on the theme of abstraction in their respective fields.

Laura Bartlett Gallery, London E2

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 020 3487 0507

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