Evening events, Visual art, Painting & drawing

25 events

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B Alive Art: Workshop

Have a go at life drawing from a male or female model. Some easels provided.

Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading

Tue 4 Nov

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

Tue 11 Nov

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

Tue 18 Nov

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

Tue 25 Nov

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 222 2254

Brown Bag Bingo

Play bingo and win art in this charity evening.

Block 336, London SW9

Fri 14 Nov

£37.50 Tickets are inclusive of your bingo card / 020 7998 8337

Chinese Calligraphy & Brush Painting Class

Learn the ancient art of calligraphy and brush painting under course leader Chi Zhang. Suitable for both beginners and improvers. Cost includes all materials.

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 4 Nov

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

Tue 11 Nov

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

Tue 18 Nov

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

Clay Sinclair: Welcome To Utopia

Paintings inspired by the theme of Utopia.

Woolff Gallery, London W1T

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0207 631 0551

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Cultural Icon – The Art Of Bob Dylan

A curated display of the art of croaky-voiced giant of rock Bob Dylan, presented by leading Dylanologist Chris Hockenhull.

The Chester Grosvenor

Thu 6 Nov

£30 Refreshments will be available

Deal Life Drawing: Workshop

A life drawing sessions specifically for professional artists and students and amateurs with experience in the field.

Astor Community Theatre, Deal

Wed 5 Nov

£6 per session / 01304 370220

Wed 12 Nov

£6 per session / 01304 370220

Wed 19 Nov

£6 per session / 01304 370220

Wed 26 Nov

£6 per session / 01304 370220

Digital Drawing and Animation with Tagtool

Have a go at projecting live digital drawing and animation with the Arduino-based Tagtool. This is a fun and interactive tool that anyone can use regardless of artistic ability.

Central Library, Dundee

Wed 5 Nov

Free Booking required / 01382 431538

Part of Dundee Science Festival.

The Drawing Room

Monthly, experimental drawing sessions inspired by the modern collection.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation by Night.

  • 17:30 – 18:45 The Drawing Room Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Drop-In Drawing

Take inspiration from pieces in the Gallery.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

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Life As A Comic Artist: Behind The Scenes With Sally Jane Thompson

A talk with comic book artist Sally Jane Thompson about her insight into the animation industry in both the UK and abroad.

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Sat 1 Nov

£5 / 01227 769075

Life Drawing And Painting: Workshop

Develop your painting and drawing skills to produce a life portrait.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£104 ( £84; £84) / 0121 446 3232

Life Drawing Class

A mixed-ability life drawing class using a variety of techniques including pencil, paint, charcoal and mixed media.

Ruthrieston Community Centre, Aberdeen

Tue 4 Nov

£55 per block / 01224 611160

Please note: This course runs 23 Sep–25 Nov, 2014.

Tue 11 Nov

£55 per block / 01224 611160

Please note: This course runs 23 Sep–25 Nov, 2014.

Tue 18 Nov

£55 per block / 01224 611160

Please note: This course runs 23 Sep–25 Nov, 2014.

Tue 25 Nov

£55 per block / 01224 611160

Please note: This course runs 23 Sep–25 Nov, 2014.

Life Drawing In The Keeper's House

The sessions will be run by the painter and teacher Michael Kirkbride.

Royal Academy of Arts, London W1J

Thu 27 Nov

Sir Hugh Casson Room, The Keeper's House

£12 booking required / 020 7300 8000

Thu 18 Dec

Sir Hugh Casson Room, The Keeper's House

£12 booking required / 020 7300 8000

The Line Of Best Fit

An evening of art, performance, spoken word and music, with Mr Choon, Deejay Yourself, Krishkrush, The Occasional Flickers, Edyta, The Beirdo, Two Wrongs and Urvanovic.

Settlement Projects, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 07805 274004

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Modern Panic

Guerrilla Zoo presents surreal, provocative and just plain wacky art by over 60 contemporary practitioners, in a variety of media. Featured artists include Karina Akopyan, Jean-Luc Almond, Rhine Bernardino, Anne 'Blondie' Bengard, Jules Bloom, James Bloomfield, Jean-Francois Bouron, Paul Micheal Browne, Christophe…

Apiary Studios, London E2

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7033 6806

Private view with live art performance from Phil Bedwell, Missa Blue, Bang Crosby, William Frampton, Bettina Fung, Amy Kingsmill, Venus Raven, Twice Shy Theatre, Silvia Ziranek.

Poetry Meets Art

Poetry and spoken word event raising awareness of the situation in the Congo but also featuring rap, spoken word, poetry quizzes, hip hop and music.

Passing Clouds, London E8

Tue 11 Nov

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

Tue 9 Dec

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

Returning Autumn Visitors

New paintings from Tom Sutton Smith, Melanie Williamson, Stanley Bird, Chris Brook and Jenny Martin.

Bon Papillon, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 538 2505

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 538 2505

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0131 538 2505

…and 10 more dates until 19 Nov

Rose Strang: Lindisfarne

Seascapes and landscapes from Lindisfarne by artist and freelance curator.

Marchmont Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0131 228 8228

Poetry reading with Jennifer Williams.

Scott Methven: Plagued – A view of Leith

Intricate India ink drawings by Leith-based artist.

Woodland Creatures, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0131 629 5509

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Skull Paradise: The Gravehounds Of Bone Street

Visual art on themes of hoodlums, ruffians and general ne'er-do-wells.

Common, Manchester

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

…and 99 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

Sweet 'Art: Guilty Pleasures

Work from quirky art collective Sweet 'Art.

Juno, London E1

Mon 3 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

Tue 4 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

Wed 5 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

…and 25 more dates until 30 Nov

Syrian Child Refugee Art Exhibition

Art by Syrian refugee children.

Nicolson Square Methodist Church, Edinburgh

Tue 4 Nov

£2

Tue 11 Nov

£2

Vitae

Works by Jaakko Pallasvuo, the Museum of Non-Participation, Danna Vajda and Dave Young.

Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 14 Nov

Free

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Vitae Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

William Latham In Conversation

This event with artist William Latham will discuss the Mutator2 exhibition. This major exhibition of William Latham, a pioneering figure of Computer Art, includes Latham’s video art and interactive projected imagery that explore and embody evolutionary processes, physical and virtual space. Step into the scene of morphing…

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 01382 385330

Part of Dundee Science Festival.