Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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Kevin Harman: Open Studio

A chance to discuss the methods and thinking behind the artist's unconventional and often provocative work – one 2009 work consisted of Harman telling a gallery that it had been selected for a project called Brick, and then turning up with a scaffolding pole and breaking a gallery window.

Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 11 more dates until 31 Aug

Hebru Brantley: Everyone's Everything

A solo exhibition by the Chicago-based artist, which looks at notions of heroism and fantasy through mixed media.

Mead Carney, London W1S

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 3178 3564

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 3178 3564

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 3178 3564

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Jesse Wine: Chester man

New ceramics from London-based artist.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0141 226 2257

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

David Rushton: Art as Conceit

David Rushton was a member of Art & Language between 1972 and 1975, and produces scale models of art and social incidents – including a scale model of a cultural centre in the Ukrainian city of Pripyat, which was abandoned a few days after the disaster at nearby Chernobyl nuclear power station.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0131 650 2210

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Javier Vidal Aguilera: Dwelling in the Moorlands

Research into nature-inspired design, with an architectonic design of a structure traced for the Scottish moorlands.

Tent Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

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Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition

A popular annual open exhibition which gives professional, amateur and emerging artists the opportunity to show their work. Art forms vary widely from painting and sculpture to printmaking, textiles and ceramics. Entry forms are available from the Gallery Shop or by contacting info@aberdeenartistssociety.co.uk.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Sun 11 May

Free / 01224 523700

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 18 May

Free / 01224 523700

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 25 May

Free / 01224 523700

  • 13:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 15 Jun

Art in the Gart

Exhibition of artwork with a relationship to mental health, curated by Project Ability.

Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00
…and 42 more dates until 31 May

Art on the Hill

Recent work from Glasgow artists.

Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Sat 3 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Mon 5 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00
…and 26 more dates until 31 May

Ash Art Exhibition 2014

The Friends of St Nicholas Church, Ash are holding their Annual Art Exhibition & Sale in the Church over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend.

St Nicholas Church, Canterbury

Sun 4 May

£1.50

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Life & the Invitation& Vapour in Debri&

New work by Jeanne Graff, Tobias Madison, Flavio Merlo, Emanuel Rossetti, Gregory Ruppe, William Z Saunders and Stefan Tcherepnin.

The Modern Institute, Glasgow

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0141 248 3711

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0141 248 3711

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 0141 248 3711

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
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Michael Simpson

An in-depth study of the work of British artist Michael Simpson, focusing on his Bench painting series (1989–2009). The exhibition includes archival material, books, sketches, drawings, paintings and videos.

David Roberts Art Foundation, London NW1

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 15 more dates until 24 May

Yuri Pattison: colocation, time displacement

New work on themes of digital security and time travel.

The Telfer, Glasgow

Thu 17 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 27 Apr

Alessandro Di Massimo: I'll Be Your Mirror

Works by Edinburgh-based Italian artist, based on themes of borders, boundaries, citizenship and European identity.

Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh

Wed 20 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Thu 21 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 16:00 – 19:00
…and 6 more dates until 5 Sep

Alt, Altar, Altered

Paintings, photography and mixed-media by Brin Thomas, Dan Hills, Genevieve K and Kay Elizabeth.

Hundred Years Gallery, London E2

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Art Cart Adventures

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

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 31 May

Free / 01382 909900

  • 13:00 – 15:00
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Avril Williams

Mixed-media paintings exploring themes of transience and permanence.

National Trust: Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwll

Sat 24 May

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 25 May

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 26 May

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 22 more dates until 25 Jun

Barbara Kruger

New and recent work by one of the giants of American conceptual art.

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 29 Jun

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 6 Jul

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 13 Jul

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 31 Aug

David Jablonowski: Hello Prediction! / Still Life With Turkey Pie

For this solo exhibition, Jablonowski combines his long-standing interest in the sculptural qualities of communication technologies with new research into online advertising, translating digital experience into multimedia installation.

Max Wigram Gallery, London W1S

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 24 May

DISCLOSURE: The Covert World Of The Artist's Assistant

CHART gallery is showing works by eight high calibre artists who have assisted some of the biggest established names on the UK contemporary art scene.

Chart Gallery, London SW3

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 7323 1109

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7323 1109

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 7323 1109

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Francis Upritchard

Mixed-media sculptural installations by the New Zealand artist.

Kate MacGarry, London E2

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 7613 0515

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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Glasgow International Curatorial Tour

A guided curatorial tour around some highlights of Glasgow International.

South Block, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

£5 (Members free) / 07984 281989

Note: not all venues are fully accessible. Part of Glasgow International.

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Jim Lambie

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

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 29 Jun

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 6 more dates until 19 Oct

Johnsons Island Art

Johnsons Island Art Competition - open to all ages and levels of experience. Calling painters, sculptors and photographers. Theme - Waterways and Wildlife.

Johnson's Island Artists, Brentford

Tue 20 May

Free

  • 17:00 – 18:00

Khaled Hourani

The first retrospective of work by Palestinian artist, curator and art critic Khaled Hourani, who as founder and director of the International Academy of Art Palestine initiated and oversaw the Picasso in Palestine project, whereby Picasso's 1943 Buste de femme was successfully shipped from its home in Eindhoven and…

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 18 May

Lauren Kelly: Digesting The Devoured

Monumental sculpture on themes of the body and eroticism, by the winner of the International Women's Erotic Art Competition 2013.

Dog Eared Gallery, London WC1X

Fri 18 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00
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