Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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Celebration of Summer

Velvet Easel brings together a collection of its artists' paintings, ceramics, sculpture and jewellery that illustrates the Scottish summer in all its manifestations (lots of works about rain, then).

Velvet Easel Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 31 Aug

Jim Lambie

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

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Gallery

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

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

Tony Cruz, Remy Jungerman and Adele Todd: Spirit Levels

The three artists pay homage to line and form in abstract work made from a variety of media.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 4 more dates until 7 Sep

Tea Green Art, Design and Contemporary Craft Market

More than 20 independent Scottish artists and designers show off their fashion, design, jewellery, textile and fine art work.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 07577 314720

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Where Do I End and You Begin

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 3 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 529 3993

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 529 3993

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 529 3993

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 9 more dates until 19 Oct back to top

Aberdeen's War

An exhibition drawing on the city’s rich collections to explore different aspects of Aberdeen’s involvement with the Great War including work by war artist James McBey.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 01224 523700

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 31 Aug

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 21 Sep

Exhibition Research Centre

Free / 0151 709 7444

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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

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

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

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 back to top

Art Stabs Power: Que Se Vayan Todos!

An exhibition focusing on the several policies of austerity imposed on Portugal, its impact on society and on the arts.

Bermondsey Project, London SE1

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00
…and 6 more dates until 3 Aug

Artisan Marketplace

Meet some artists and makers from East Yorkshire.

Vanilla Bistro, Hull

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0794 9009720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Artwork From The 1st Year HND (Higher National Diploma) Fine Art Students From Mid-Cheshire College

An exhibition of artworks in a wide range of disciplines undertaken by Northwich students.

Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham

Sun 27 Jul

Gallery: One Three

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Gallery: One Three

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Aug

Gallery: One Three

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Barbara Kruger

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

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 31 Aug

Boundless

A mixed media group exhibition featuring photography, oil and acrylic paintings, illustration, sculpture and graphic design. Submissions welcome.

Camden Image Gallery, London NW1

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 07949 661 450

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 07949 661 450

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Tue 5 Aug

Free / 07949 661 450

  • 12:00 – 19:00
…and 9 more dates until 14 Aug back to top

Cadences

Artworks inspired by the Greek myth of Icarus, featuring British artist Catherine Yass's film installation Flight, plus works from Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam by artists including Bas Jan Ader, Neri Di Bicci, Constant, Jean Dubuffet, MC Escher, Lucio Fontana, Hendrick Goltzius, Bruce Nauman, Bridget Riley and…

MK Gallery, Milton Keynes

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01908 676900/558307

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 01908 676900/558307

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 01908 676900/558307

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 21 more dates until 5 Sep

Calvin Lau

Prints and installation pieces exploring the hidden geography of human anatomy.

The Modern Pantry, London EC1V

Mon 28 Jul

Free / 020 7553 9210

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 020 7553 9210

  • 12:00 – 22:30

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 020 7553 9210

  • 12:00 – 22:30
…and 22 more dates until 29 Aug

Christoph Dettmeier: Happy Birthday

Photographic and multi media exhibition featuring a selection of epic landscapes in response to significant locations in Wales and reflecting on this year's centenary commemorations of the start of World War I.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0292 030440

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 47 more dates until 21 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

Sat 26 Jul

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sun 27 Jul

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Mon 28 Jul

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00
…and 36 more dates until 29 Sep

Fabric of the Land

The Geology & Petroleum Geology department at the University of Aberdeen presents a series of exhibitions looking at the links between art and science.

Union Square, Aberdeen

Sun 14 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 21 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 28 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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Faces of Scotland

The 15th Annual Summer Exhibition of scotlandart.com celebrates the Commonwealth Games, with work from Lesley Anne Derks, Karen Cairns, Peter Nardini, Cate Inglis, Ian Elliot, Tommy Fitchet and many more.

scotlandart.com, Glasgow

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0141 221 4502

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0141 221 4502

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0141 221 4502

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Family Filmmaking Workshop: Holly Antrum

An improvisational film workshop with Holly Antrum, responding to her installation at Grand Union. The workshop includes elements of drawing, body movement and sound recording. Booking is essential.

Grand Union, Birmingham

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0121 643 9079

Part of Warwick Summer Fete.

Gareth Halliday: Possible Worlds

This Summer The Outsiders Newcastle presents a comprehensive body of satirical mixed media works by emerging British artist Gareth Halliday, who joins the gallery with his first solo exhibition, Possible Worlds.

The Outsiders, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 01912 212 560

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Graffiti Life Presents: Darren John & Vents137: Same But Different

Darren John and Vents137 will be showing a selection of self curated works from a variety of series' of each artists personal work.

The Graffiti Life Gallery, London E2

Thu 7 Aug

Free / 020 3689 3239

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 020 3689 3239

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 020 3689 3239

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 14 more dates until 29 Aug

I Would Like To Join A Club And Hit Myself With It

A collaborative project between Castlefield Gallery and Manchester Art Gallery, exploring the concept of Ryan Gander's Culturefield, featuring works by North-West-based artists Robert Carter, Helen Collett, Monty, Lois MacDonald and Joe Fletcher Orr.

Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0161 832 8034

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sun 27 Jul

Free / 0161 832 8034

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0161 832 8034

  • 13:00 – 18:00
…and 14 more dates until 17 Aug back to top