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Stephen Murray: The Comedown

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

The Briggait, Glasgow

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 553 5890

…and 10 more dates until 1 Nov

Freed From Desire

Desire, like an irresolute siren, enthralls us with eternal illusions. Ironically based on the 90's pop song Freed From Desire, Gallery 223 brings together a group of artists with work exploring concepts of Desire.

Gallery 223, London SE1

Wed 22 Oct

Free

Thu 23 Oct

Free

Nigel Johnson: A.E.S.O.P. (An Enhanced Sense Of Place)

Interactive installation displaying messages drawn from a real-time RSS feed.

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee

Mon 20 Oct

Matthew Gallery

Free / 01382 345330

Tue 21 Oct

Matthew Gallery

Free / 01382 345330

Wed 22 Oct

Matthew Gallery

Free / 01382 345330

…and 19 more dates until 13 Nov

The House Of Peroni

A stylish celebration of the culturally diverse Italian city of Rome.

The House Of Peroni, London WC2A

Mon 20 Oct

Free

Tue 21 Oct

Free

Wed 22 Oct

Free

…and 8 more dates until 31 Oct

I See Infinite Distance Between Any Point And Another

Installation consisting of a film by the Otolith Group on Lebanese-American poet Etel Adnan, who is seen in her Paris apartment reading her poem Sea and Fog.

Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

…and 12 more dates until 8 Nov back to top

Jeremy Deller

Work from the English artist, whose English Magic installation was one of the hits of the 2013 Venice Biennale.

The Modern Institute, Glasgow

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0141 248 3711

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0141 248 3711

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 248 3711

…and 3 more dates until 25 Oct

Otolith Group: Intelligence Report

Moving image installation complementing a programme of six feature films from the Middle East and North Africa, running at the Belmont Filmhouse.

Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 01224 639539

…and 7 more dates until 1 Nov

The Forgotten Art

Bags, scarves and artworks from a variety of artists, linking art and design in unconventional ways.

Veneer Gallery, Glasgow

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 07799 638879

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 07799 638879

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 07799 638879

…and 2 more dates until 24 Oct

Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland

As part of the nationwide Generation programme, National Galleries Scotland mounts an epic two-part exhibition showing work by some of the country's most vital contemporary artists. Modern One features work by Ross Sinclair, Graham Fagen, Victoria Morton, Alison Watt, Julie Roberts, Lucy McKenzie and others, as well as…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

…and 11 more dates until 2 Nov

Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland

As part of the nationwide Generation programme, National Galleries Scotland mounts an epic two-part exhibition showing work by some of the country's most vital contemporary artists. The Scottish National Gallery features re-creations of work by Stephen Campbell, Martin Boyce, Rosaldin Nashashibi and Christine Borland, as…

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

…and 95 more dates until 25 Jan 2015 back to top

Kader Attia: Continuum Of Repair: The Light Of Jacob's Ladder

An immersive, multimedia installation by the French-Algerian artist, exploring anthropology, science and politics in relation to art.

Whitechapel Gallery, London E1

Tue 21 Oct

Gallery 2

Free / 020 7522 7888

Wed 22 Oct

Gallery 2

Free / 020 7522 7888

Thu 23 Oct

Gallery 2

Free / 020 7522 7888

…and 27 more dates until 23 Nov

The Pierrot Project

Artists and composers will create new work in response to Schonberg's Pierrot Lunaire. At the opening, extracts from the original score and the newly commissioned compositions will be performed by Dr K. Sextet, Lesley-Jane Rogers and Ewan Campbell.

Niamh White, London NW10

Thu 23 Oct

Free

Fri 24 Oct

Free

Sat 25 Oct

Free

…and 17 more dates until 23 Nov

Playtime

An ambitious group show featuring new commissions by international artists, filmmakers and musicians.

Cornerhouse, Manchester

Sat 22 Nov

Galleries 1, 2 & 3

Free / 0161 200 1500

  • 12:00 – 20:00 Playtime Cornerhouse, Manchester

Sun 23 Nov

Galleries 1, 2 & 3

Free / 0161 200 1500

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Playtime Cornerhouse, Manchester

Tue 25 Nov

Galleries 1, 2 & 3

Free / 0161 200 1500

  • 12:00 – 20:00 Playtime Cornerhouse, Manchester
…and 95 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Ryan Gander: The artists have the keys

Multi-media work inspired by the work of celebrated modernist architect and designer Ernö Goldfinger.

National Trust: 2 Willow Road, London NW3

Wed 22 Oct

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

Thu 23 Oct

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

Fri 24 Oct

Included in admission / 020 7435 6166

Part of National Trust London Project.

…and 7 more dates until 2 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

Mon 20 Oct

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Tue 21 Oct

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Wed 22 Oct

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

…and 190 more dates until 30 Apr 2015 back to top

Absurd Mode

ECA students work in a variety of media to explore social identity.

Coburg House Studios, Edinburgh

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0131 553 2266

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Absurd Mode Coburg House Studios, Edinburgh

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 0131 553 2266

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Absurd Mode Coburg House Studios, Edinburgh

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0131 553 2266

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Absurd Mode Coburg House Studios, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 553 2266

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Absurd Mode Coburg House Studios, Edinburgh

Adeline de Monseignat: Home

Highly-regarded Dutch-Monegasque artist (based in London) who makes memorable objects inspired by surrealism and theories of the Uncanny.

Ronchini Gallery, London W1S

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7629 9188

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7629 9188

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 020 7629 9188

…and 62 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

AES+F

Video installations exploring future worlds, hopes and fears, by the Moscow-based art collective comprised of Tatiana Arzamasova, Lev Evzovich, Evgeny Svyatsky and Vladimir Fridkes.

Royal Academy Of Arts At 6 Burlington Gardens, London W1S

Mon 20 Oct

£8; £7 disabled; £7 Art Fund/NADFAS ( £7; £5; £4; Children £4 ages 12-18) / 020 7300 8000

  • 10:00 – 18:00 AES+F Royal Academy Of Arts At 6 Burlington Gardens, London

Tue 21 Oct

£8; £7 disabled; £7 Art Fund/NADFAS ( £7; £5; £4; Children £4 ages 12-18) / 020 7300 8000

  • 10:00 – 18:00 AES+F Royal Academy Of Arts At 6 Burlington Gardens, London

Wed 22 Oct

£8; £7 disabled; £7 Art Fund/NADFAS ( £7; £5; £4; Children £4 ages 12-18) / 020 7300 8000

  • 10:00 – 18:00 AES+F Royal Academy Of Arts At 6 Burlington Gardens, London
…and 4 more dates until 26 Oct

After Ford 151 - Blackwell's Dark Place

An exploration of the idea of Arts & Crafts being a resistance movement, featuring objects in an installation offering a provocative reading of the Arts & Crafts legacy.

Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Windermere

Mon 20 Oct

£8 / 01539 446139

Tue 21 Oct

£8 / 01539 446139

Wed 22 Oct

£8 / 01539 446139

…and 59 more dates until 20 Dec

Ai Weiwei

Sculptures including the six metre high Iron Tree and an installation looking at the freedom of an individual within society, plus readings of works by Ai's father, Ai Qing.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield

Mon 20 Oct

The Chapel

Free, parking £2.50-£8 / 01924 832631

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Ai Weiwei Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield

Tue 21 Oct

The Chapel

Free, parking £2.50-£8 / 01924 832631

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Ai Weiwei Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield

Wed 22 Oct

The Chapel

Free, parking £2.50-£8 / 01924 832631

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Ai Weiwei Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
…and 11 more dates until 2 Nov back to top

Ai Weiwei At Blenheim Palace

A major exhibition featuring over 50 artworks in various media, created by the Chinese artist over the last 30 years.

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock

Mon 20 Oct

£22.50 Palace, Park & Gardens; £18 advance; £13.50 Park & Gardens Only (£10.20; Children £6.60; £36) / 01993 810530

Tue 21 Oct

£22.50 Palace, Park & Gardens; £18 advance; £13.50 Park & Gardens Only (£10.20; Children £6.60; £36) / 01993 810530

Wed 22 Oct

£22.50 Palace, Park & Gardens; £18 advance; £13.50 Park & Gardens Only (£10.20; Children £6.60; £36) / 01993 810530

…and 40 more dates until 14 Dec

Ainsley Hillard

An exhibition of artworks created with conductive yarns that activate recorded sounds when touched or sensing nearby movement. The works provide insight into the social history of Aberglasney and in particular the poems of John Dyer.

Aberglasney House & Gardens, Carmarthen

Mon 20 Oct

£8 / 01558 668998

Tue 21 Oct

£8 / 01558 668998

Wed 22 Oct

£8 / 01558 668998

Thu 23 Oct

£8 / 01558 668998

Aleana Egan: There Are All Sorts of Lives

Sculptural, video and graphic work by Dublin-born artist.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0141 226 2257

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 226 2257

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 226 2257

…and 7 more dates until 1 Nov

Alex Impey

New work from artist concerned with animality and technology.

David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow
…and 2 more dates until 22 Nov

Aman Mojadidi

Site-specific art works based on hegemonic interpretations of history through the merging of documentation and imagination. His work also challenges ideas about identity and authority.

Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Mon 20 Oct

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Aman Mojadidi Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Aman Mojadidi Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Aman Mojadidi Imperial War Museum North, Manchester
…and 32 more dates until 23 Nov back to top