Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre

Sharmanka's kinetic sculptures come to life with a magical music and light show to accompany the mechanical wonder. Buy a ticket for a long or short performance, or view the sculptures at rest in the gallery at any other time. Ages 5+.

Trongate 103, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

…and 40 more dates until 19 Dec

Alexander and Susan Maris: Still Life

Works by artists interested in the relationship of myth and landscape.

Highland Institute for Contemporary Art, Dores

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01808 521 306

Aikaterini Gegisian: Is This Why I Cannot Tell Lies?

The first solo-show by Greek-born Aikaterini Gegisian in the UK.

Tintype, London N1

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 07946 545 978

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 07946 545 978

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 07946 545 978

…and 13 more dates until 13 Dec

Make and Mend Upcycling Course

A five-week course that takes discarded materials and turns them into a useful and beautiful object for your home using a variety of craft techniques.

Craigroyston High School, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

£26 for five-week term (£14–£15) / 0131 477 7801

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Parallax Art Fair

The biggest Parallax Art Fair yet.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7254 4054

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

Christmas Exhibition

A cross-genre exhibition of pieces by a selection of contemporary artists.

Union Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 556 7707

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 556 7707

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 0131 556 7707

…and 9 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Rosalind Richards And Lucy Atherton

Contemporary landscapes inspired by Nepal and the East, as well as wildlife and rolling countryside scenes.

Lauderdale House, London N6

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 020 8348 8716

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 8348 8716

26 Words

A letter Exchange touring exhibition pairing 26 writers from Group 26 with 26 calligraphers and letter carvers.

Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00 26 Words Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford
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Adrian Henri: Total Art

Original paintings, collages, prints, annotated scripts, hand-made posters, audio and video from the 1960s and 1970s.

The John Lennon Art & Design Building, Liverpool

Sat 25 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

Afro Supa Hero

London-born artist Jon Daniels presents action figures, comic books and games which offer an insight into the experiences of growing-up in London with an African-Caribbean heritage.

International Slavery Museum, Liverpool

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0151 478 4499

Andrea Buttner

An exhibition of contemporary artworks.

Hollybush Gardens, London EC1R

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0207 837 5991

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0207 837 5991

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0207 837 5991

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0207 837 5991

Anne Collier: Women With Cameras

Combining still-life photography with techniques of appropriation, Collier creates meticulously arranged compositions of found objects and pop culture paraphernalia. These items including magazines, postcards, posters and record covers, are photographed against the stark surfaces of the artist's studio in an exact and…

Studio Voltaire, London SW4

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

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Another Athens

An artistic exchange between artists and writers in Edinburgh and in Athens, Greece.

Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Nov

Free

Thu 27 Nov

Free

Fri 28 Nov

Free

Art Cart Adventures

Create badges and coloured spectacles in response to the exhibitions on show.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

…and 2 more dates until 9 Nov

Bob Robinson – An Exhibition Of Painting and Sculpture

25th October - 20th December Opening night: Friday 24th October, 18.00-20.00 Surface Gallery hosts the first solo exhibition of Bob Robinson in it's newly refurbished top-floor Project Space.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 47 more dates until 20 Dec

Christmas Papercraft Workshop

A Christmas workshop in making stuff with paper. Booking is essential.

Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Thu 13 Nov

£15 / 01256 478670

A Day In The Life

Feast your senses on our exiting visual exhibition; an interesting collection of artworks made by people who attend groups and workshops with the Contact Point day service.

Edinburgh Contact Point

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0845 140 7777

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

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Edwin Burdis: UIB

Solo exhibition in which paintings, sculptures and video function as characters in a new opera about an imagined future Britain UIB combining a hedonistic mix of pop-culture and transcendental ambitions to exhilarating effect.

Primary, Nottingham

Thu 23 Oct

Free

Fri 24 Oct

Free

Sat 25 Oct

Free

…and 3 more dates until 1 Nov

EM14: Arrivals

Work by alumni of the East Midlands Graduate Project

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 5 more dates until 7 Nov

Glasgow Society of Women Artists

Works by Scottish women artists are featured in this year's exhibition, in media from oil and watercolour to ceramics, glass and jewellery.

Lillie Art Gallery, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

…and 10 more dates until 7 Nov

Gordon Shrigley: Heaven’s Gate

Heaven's Gate is an exhibition of all new work by the artist Gordon Shrigley.

IMT, London E2

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

…and 12 more dates until 15 Nov

Head for the horizon, I'll meet you there

An exhibition of collages and screen prints investigating modern day talismans by Alice Stallard.

Nancy Victor Gallery, London W1T

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 020 7813 0373

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