Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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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

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0141 956 5536

…and 6 more dates until 7 Nov

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

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 0141 552 7080

…and 36 more dates until 19 Dec

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

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

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

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Born Of The Woods

The exhibition is inspired by the close proximity of Xylonite Arts to 'The Highams Park' and the surrounding woods, and draws on psychoanalytic interpretations of such spaces.

Xylonite Arts, London E4

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Sun 9 Nov

Free

Sun 16 Nov

Free

Sun 23 Nov

Free

Lady work work

Group show exploring the notion of power forged by a sense of otherness. Punk much?

Tramps, London N1

Wed 29 Oct

Free

Thu 30 Oct

Free

Fri 31 Oct

Free

…and 14 more dates until 26 Nov

Lady Work Work

Cross generational group show exploring notions of style and power forged by a sense of otherness and defiance. Includes works by Kai Althoff, Peter Doig, Spencer Sweeney, Bob Thomson, Boscoe Holder, David Harrison, Marie Karlberg, Romeo Klein…

Tramps, London N1

Wed 29 Oct

Free

Thu 30 Oct

Free

Fri 31 Oct

Free

…and 17 more dates until 29 Nov

26 Words

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

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

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 back to top

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

Andrea Buttner

An exhibition of contemporary artworks.

Hollybush Gardens, London EC1R

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

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

…and 33 more dates until 14 Dec

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

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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

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0115 947 0793

…and 45 more dates until 20 Dec

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

Christmas Papercraft Workshop

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

Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Thu 13 Nov

£15 / 01256 478670

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 30 Oct

Free

Fri 31 Oct

Free

Sat 1 Nov

Free

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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

Exhibition: Aguapanela Is My Cup Of Tea - Omar Castaneda

Please join us for the opening of Omar Castaneda's Aguapanela is my cup of tea, the 8th November 2014, 4-7 pm, at The Container, 2 Commonwealth Buildings, Church Street, SE18 5NS London.

RCCG City of David, London SE18

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 8854 9595

Exhibition By Decora

A mixed media exhibition by the textile group Decora in Masham, North Yorkshire.

Blue Light Gallery, Ripon

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01765 680 200

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 01765 680 200

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 01765 680 200

…and 10 more dates until 7 Nov

Exhibition Launch Event: Crowns Of Confidence

Performance artist Rachael Young and self-taught hairdresser Richard Houguez will set up a hairstyling laboratory in NAE's pop-up hair salon.

New Art Exchange, Nottingham

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0115 924 8630

Gordon Shrigley: Heaven’s Gate

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

IMT, London E2

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

Thu 30 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 020 8980 5475

…and 9 more dates until 15 Nov back to top