Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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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 25 Sep

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

Thu 2 Oct

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

Thu 9 Oct

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

…and 2 more dates until 23 Oct

SEEP II: Mirrors & Mires

Visual art, poetry, performance and hair-cutting in this multi-disciplinary event.

Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 14:00 – 20:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 14:00 – 20:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free

  • 14:00 – 20:00
…and 4 more dates until 29 Sep

Out of Sight / Out of Mind

Provocative show exploring perceptions of reality, labeling and discrimination in the context of mental health.

Portobello Library, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5558

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 529 5558

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Inner City Ooz

Inner City Ooz is the first exhibition of music, visual art and performances by Jack & Archy Marshall aka Mistr Gone and King Krule that highlights their artistic partnership and marks their arrival as a new voice in the world of contemporary art.

Display, London EC1A

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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 24 Sep

Free / 0141 552 7080

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0141 552 7080

  • 13:00 – 15:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 552 7080

  • 13:00 – 15:00
…and 60 more dates until 19 Dec back to top

GENERATION: TG

A group exhibition including work from five artists – Laura Aldridge, Craig Coulthard, Mandy McIntosh, David Sherry and Hanna Tuulikki – that spans pretty much every media out there.

Moray College, Elgin

Mon 6 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3930

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3930

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Wed 8 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3930

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3930

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Jim Lambie

A solo exhibition of the Glasgow-born installation artist and sculptor, including his iconic 1999 work ZOBOP.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Jyll Bradley

The artist presents a varied collection of pieces, poetic in their sensibility and inspired by aspects of minimalism and feminism.

Mummery + Schnelle, London EC2A

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 7729 9707

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7729 9707

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 7729 9707

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 4 Oct

Mick Peter: Almost Cut My Hair

Sculptures for the Hidden Gardens, based on manipulated drawings.

The Hidden Gardens, Glasgow

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 5 Oct

0845 330 3501

  • 12:00 – 16:00

On-Site Art in the Clay Pits

Local artists use the Possil Clay Pits as a site for new sculpture. Featured artists include Gwenan Davies, Samantha Madonik, Jennifer Argo, Bobby Sayers, Philip Gurrey, Beth Shapeero, Craig Barrowman, Rebecca Stewart, James Sayer, Jenny Lewis, Alys Owen and Dico Krujisse.

Possil Clay Pits, Glasgow

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Wed 24 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 10 more dates until 5 Oct back to top

Where Do I End and You Begin

  • 4 stars

A major exhibition of contemporary art from around the world, selected by five curators from Commonwealth countries and investigating the ideas and myths underpinning the notion of 'commonwealth' itself.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 19 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

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 27 Sep

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 9 more dates until 2 Nov

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

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Alexander and Susan Maris: Still Life

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

Highland Institute for Contemporary Art, Dores

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 26 Oct

Andrea Buttner

An exhibition of contemporary artworks.

Hollybush Gardens, London EC1R

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0207 837 5991

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 15 Nov back to top

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 12 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 15 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 020 7622 1294

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 43 more dates until 14 Dec

Anthea Alley: Works From The 1950s & 1960s

Solo exhibition of welded metal abstract sculptures and paintings incorporating sand and metal fragments by Anthea Alley, a British artist working in London in 1950s and 1960s.

England & Co, London W1W

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 020 7436 1873

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Artfinder Pop-Up

Artfinder Pop-Up celebrates the relationship between art and technology, displaying physical artworks from 11 local London-based artists alongside digitally displayed art from a choice of over 3,600 independent artists around the world.

Blackall Studios, London EC2A

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0207 739 9551

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Artsyland 8

Work by recent Scottish art school graduates.

Wall Projects II, Montrose

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 07714 368203

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 07714 368203

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 07714 368203

  • 12:00 – 16:00

As Wide as a Door Is Open: Material Images

Abstract art by Dominic Beattie, John Bunker, Stephen Buckley, EC and Christopher McSherry. Curated with Sam Cornish.

FOLD Gallery, London EC1R

Wed 24 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 020 7253 3039

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 9 more dates until 11 Oct back to top

Benjamin Owen, 'E.P.'

Test Space presents a special viewing of 'E.P.', a film shot in Weston Super Mare and Owen's hometown of Swindon over the past 12 months. …a stripped back portrait of two town-scales and the emotional currents that animate their high streets.

Spike Island, Bristol

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Contemporary Art Exhibition

Mellerstain House, in collaboration with McClure Art, hosts a modern and contemporary art exhibition, including works from Victoria Baden Powell, Alan Cameron, Alan Chapman, Fidelity Dean, George Donald, Vivienne Haig, Lida Hatrick and Calum McClure.

Mellerstain House and Gardens, Kelso

Fri 26 Sep

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sat 27 Sep

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Mon 29 Sep

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

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 2 Oct

Free / 0845 140 7777

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 9 Oct

Free / 0845 140 7777

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 16 Oct

Free / 0845 140 7777

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0845 140 7777

Part of Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Deborah Esses Gallery Weekends

Deborah Esses Gallery Weekend Exhibition of paintings, collages and limited edition prints.

Deborah Esses Gallery, London SE13

Sat 4 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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.

Mrs Rick's Cupboard, Nottingham

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 07967 302943

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 07967 302943

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 07967 302943

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 12 more dates until 1 Nov back to top