Evening events, Visual art, Painting & drawing

18 events

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Scotland In Our Eyes

An Art Exhibition and charity event in the heart of Covent Garden London An exciting celebration of Scotland through Art, With an evening of Scottish Culture with Live Highland Dancing, Gaelic choir and Music from an upcoming Scottish band.

Crown Court Church of Scotland, London WC2B

Fri 1 Aug

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Aberdeen Art Fair Preview Evening

A preview of the highly regarded AAF, featuring work from local and national galleries and artists. Booking is essential.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 5 Sep

£13.20 / 01224 641122

After school arts

Develop your creative skills in this fun and practical class which uses a variety of different media and techniques. Learn to paint like the masters, illustrate a story or go mad with mixed media. Please wear protective clothing. All materials provided. Age 7 - 12

Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Wed 27 Aug

£38 / 01506 777666

  • 17:30 – 19:00

Thu 28 Aug

£38 / 01506 777666

  • 17:30 – 19:00

Fri 29 Aug

£38 / 01506 777666

  • 17:30 – 19:00
…and 47 more dates until 15 Oct

Anne Wright & Jan Dayton

The mediums present an evening of clairvoyance and spirit portrait art, as they bring messages and sketched portraits from the life beyond.

The Hawth, Crawley

Fri 3 Oct

Studio

£13.50 ( £12.50) / 01293 553636

  • 19:30

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 5 Aug

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Tue 12 Aug

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Tue 19 Aug

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Tue 26 Aug

Lounge

£7 ( £6) / 0118 986 6788

  • 19:00 – 21:30
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Caribbean Open

An exhibition exploring Caribbean culture, featuring works by local artists submitted through an open call.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

Launch party, including live music, a BBQ, market stalls and more.

  • 18:00 – 21:00

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 30 Jul

£6 per session / 01304 370220

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Drawing In Body Worlds VITAL

Life drawing sessions in the Body Worlds VITAL exhibition, led by artist Rachael Allen. Suitable for ages 14 and over.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 31 Jul

£25 / 0191 243 8210

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Thu 28 Aug

£25 / 0191 243 8210

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Thu 25 Sep

£25 / 0191 243 8210

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Thu 30 Oct

£25 / 0191 243 8210

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Drawing In The Gallery: Workshop (Over 18s)

A pop-up drawing class, taking inspiration from some of the collections at the gallery.

Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal

Wed 30 Jul

£10 per session, adv booking essential / 01539 722464

  • 18:00 – 19:30

Wed 27 Aug

£10 per session, adv booking essential / 01539 722464

  • 18:00 – 19:30

Wed 24 Sep

£10 per session, adv booking essential / 01539 722464

  • 18:00 – 19:30

The Drawing Theatre At Heal's

An exploration of the human figure through this workshop combining performance, movement, light and sound, as well as mixed media. Led by the artists of London Drawing.

Heal's, London W1T

Wed 13 Aug

£25 booking required, includes materials and light refreshments / 020 7636 1666

  • 18:30 – 20:30
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National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 18:30 – 20:30
  • 18:30 – 20:30

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 18:30 – 20:30
  • 18:30 – 20:30

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 18:30 – 20:30
  • 18:30 – 20:30
…and 3 more dates until 29 Aug

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 31 Jul

Sir Hugh Casson Room, The Keeper's House

£12 booking required / 020 7300 8000

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Thu 28 Aug

Sir Hugh Casson Room, The Keeper's House

£12 booking required / 020 7300 8000

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Thu 25 Sep

Sir Hugh Casson Room, The Keeper's House

£12 booking required / 020 7300 8000

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 18 Dec

Life Drawing: Middlesbrough Pride Special: Workshop

Take part in an engaging life drawing session.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Thu 2 Oct

£3.50 / 01642 726720

  • 17:45 – 18:45

Nude Museum

Tutored life drawing session at the museum.

The Novium, Chichester

Wed 20 Aug

£12 or £20 for two people / 01243 775888

  • 18:00 – 21:30

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 12 Aug

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

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 9 Sep

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

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 14 Oct

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

  • 19:00 – 23:30
…and 2 more dates until 9 Dec

Rewire - Art x Audio - Exhibition Launch

Gamma Proforma / Touchin Bass / Aperture Join us for the launch of Rewire: For 60+ years art has adorned the sleeves of records, a visual expression of what's inside. We're about to Rewire this relationship. An international line up of visual artists have created works which are now being interpreted sonically by audio…

Gamma Transport Division, Edinburgh

Sat 9 Aug

Gamma

Free / 0131 332 1777

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Skull Paradise: The Gravehounds Of Bone Street

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

Common, Manchester

Thu 28 Aug

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0161 832 9245

  • 18:00 – 02:00
…and 164 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

VAU Members Show

The emerging artists of VAU (Visual Artist Unit) show off their works, including painting, sculpture and installation. The members are on hand to speak about their works.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 0141 222 2254

Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 18:00 – 01:00