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

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

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

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0131 221 6091

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

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 27 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 18 May

Free / 0141 352 4900

  • 12:00 – 18:00
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Sampler: Samantha Donnelly

Sampler showcases new and existing sculptural work that weaves together imagery and found objects to form a landscape of dislocated and interrupted representations.

South Square Centre, Bradford

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 01274 834747

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 01274 834747

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 01274 834747

  • 12:00 – 15:00
…and 25 more dates until 25 May

Shane Bradford: Meant To Be

Solo show by gallery artist Shane Bradford, featuring two of his 'Chime' pieces.

Union Gallery, London E2

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7928 3388

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7928 3388

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7928 3388

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Yuri Pattison: colocation, time displacement

New work on themes of digital security and time travel.

The Telfer, Glasgow

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

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

Art in the Gart

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

Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0141 211 3600

  • 14:00 – 15:00
…and 35 more dates until 31 May back to top

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

Canalology

A festival of contemporary art for the hidden arteries of London. POST Artists create new works in response to Tottenham's canals. Film, performance, sculpture & installation remap the waterways; discover a side to Tottenham you never knew existed.

The Markfield Project, London N15

Sat 3 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

The Dairy at West Dulwich Launch

Londonart open their new gallery in the former West Dulwich dairy. The launch exhibition includes paintings, sculpture, performance and installations as well as interesting stalls and interactive games.

The Old Dairy, London SE21

Sat 3 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Sun 4 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

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

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 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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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

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

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

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

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 26 Apr

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 020 7495 4960

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 24 May back to top

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 26 Apr

Free / 020 3178 3564

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 3178 3564

  • 12:00 – 17:00

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

Lingering Presence

An exhibition exploring the spiritual nature of the North York Moors and coast. Featuring the work of photographer and poet Phil Cornelius, pastel artist Keith Blessed and candlemaker Chris Jones.

Inspired By … Gallery, Whitby

Sat 18 Oct

Free / 01439 772738

Meet the artists session.

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Make It Slow: Experience Art at a Different Pace

Take in the art of the slow with this exhibition of crafts, ceramics, jewellery and more made with intricate and traditional techniques.

The Folly, Settle

Thu 24 Apr

£2.70 (£2.20; Children free) / 01524 251388

Open Bank Holiday Mondays.

  • 12:30 – 16:30

Fri 25 Apr

£2.70 (£2.20; Children free) / 01524 251388

Open Bank Holiday Mondays.

  • 12:30 – 16:30

Sat 26 Apr

£2.70 (£2.20; Children free) / 01524 251388

Open Bank Holiday Mondays.

  • 12:30 – 16:30
…and 37 more dates until 29 Jun

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 24 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7383 3004

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 12 more dates until 24 May back to top