Evening events, Visual art, Contemporary

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Cerith Wyn Evans

A major solo show presenting a varied body of the artist's work Serpentine Sackler Gallery and a series of screenings curated by Cerith Wyn Evans at the Gate Cinema.

Gate Picturehouse, London W11

Mon 22 Sep

£7 (£6; Members £5) / 0871 902 5731

Part 1.

  • 18:15 – 20:00

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

  • 18:30 – 00:00

ARTiculations With Richard Deacon

The Turner Prize winning sculptor is in conversation to reflect upon his childhood in Sri Lanka and his continuing interest in the rock carved sculptures of Asia, including the caves of Ellora and Ajanta in India and how they influenced his work.

Asia House, London W1G

Tue 30 Sep

£10 (£8; £6)

  • 18:45 – 20:00

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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

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

  • 19:30
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The Captured Hermaphroditus

Celebrity sculptress to the British Royal Family and the stars, Frances Segelman and emerging British Hermaphrodite artist XXXora host this years most mythological and culture sculpting VIP extravaganza, hosted by Groucho Club on Tuesday 7th October.

Groucho Club, London W1D

Tue 7 Oct

Free

  • 19:00 – 21:00

An Evening With Nicholas Fox-Weber, Author Of 'Balthus: A Biography'

Please join us for an exploration of the fascinating figure of Count Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, best known as Balthus, and the unique opportunity to discuss his art with both his biographer and an acclaimed art critic.

The Society Club, London W1F

Tue 30 Sep

Free / 020 7437 1433

  • 19:00 – 21:00

The Female Muse

A group show reflecting various interpretations of the title, from artists including Lys Hansen, June Carey, Ashley Cook, Suzanne Enterkin-Grogan, Karen Strang and Lesley McDermott, among others.

The Stirling Arcade

Fri 17 Oct

ARC Gallery

Free / 01786 450719

  • 19:00

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

Mon 20 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

  • 17:30 – 19:00

Tue 21 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

  • 17:30 – 19:00

Wed 22 Oct

Phone for prices / 01534 700444

  • 17:30 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 1 Nov

Guided Festival Tour

A guided tour of the exhibitions in and around St Peter Port, led by photographer and festival director Jean-Christophe Godet.

Market Square, Guernsey

Tue 23 Sep

Free

Part of Guernsey Photography Festival.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

Part of Guernsey Photography Festival.

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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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

  • 19:00

John Byrne and Peter Capaldi in Conversation

Artist and playwright John Byrne in conversation with actor, director and fellow GSA attendee Peter Capaldi. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 8 Oct

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

£15 (£12) / 0131 624 6560

  • 18:30 – 19:30

Joseph Kucinski: Charitable Deceptions Of Nostalgia

Joseph Kucinski, American Portland-based abstract painter is opening his first solo exhibition in London. Work on show is inspired by artist's frequent flights from the East to the West Coast of the States as well as novels by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Unit24, London SE1

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 020 8123 7324

  • 19:00

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.

  • 18:00 – 19:15

Macoto Murayama: Botech Compositions

Animated sequences showing the artist's time in Southend on Sea, dissecting, recording and rendering in digital form UK indigenous flowers.

Metal At Edge Hill Station, Liverpool

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0151 707 2277

  • 18:00 – 21:00
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Matt Calderwood: Decompression

Matt Calderwood's solo exhibition, Decompression, is the first of three individual artist's commissions paired with three writer's residencies unfolding at Assembly Passage Project, a new exhibition project that uses a semi-private site in London.

Carlos/Ishikawa, London E1

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 020 7001 1744

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 020 7001 1744

  • 17:00 – 20:00

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 020 7001 1744

  • 17:00 – 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 5 Oct

Matt Redman : More Than Just An Example Of An Art Exhibition

An exhibition of recent work by contemporary artist Matt Redman.

Neue Froth Kunsthalle, Brighton

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Maxine Bulloch: The Colours of Myanmar

Images of Myanmar by photographer who takes trouble to find out what her subjects are like.

Upstairs At The Ritzy, London SW2

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 0871 704 2065

Opening event.

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0871 704 2065

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0871 704 2065

  • 19:00 – 23:00
…and 25 more dates until 3 Nov

On The Street Where You Live

Works in various media depicting inner city living.

Will's Art Warehouse, London SW15

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 7371 8787

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 020 7371 8787

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 7371 8787

  • 18:00 – 20:00
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Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include English Touring Opera's new production of La Boheme and Artay the contemporary art marquee full of contemporary Scottish Art.

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 21 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Fri 22 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Sat 23 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 31 May 2015

Piano Recital and Art: Giovanni Guidi & Nicola Samori

An evening of music and art, with a performance from Giovanni Guidi.

Rosenfeld Porcini, London W1T

Thu 16 Oct

£20 / 020 7637 1133

PV+Artist Talk: Nation, Dice, Instruction, by Satoshi Hashimoto

Satoshi Hashimoto is currently one of Japan's most 'alarming' artists, producing works of art that make the viewer feel like someone witnessing a traffic accident.

The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, London NW1

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7486 4348

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Sandra Lane

Debut solo exhibition of artist recently given a Camberwell Studio award.

Bearspace, London SE8

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 020 8694 8097

  • 18:30

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 8694 8097

  • 18:30

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 8694 8097

  • 18:30
…and 2 more dates until 27 Sep

Stephen Murray: The Comedown

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

The Briggait, Glasgow

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Performance event with riding, reciting and running.

  • 19:00 – 21:00