Evening events, Visual art, Painting & drawing

20 events

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All the Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club

A relaxed life drawing club with music and a bar to aid the flow of inspiration.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Tue 30 Dec

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£5 / 0131 247 4704

…and 49 more dates until 22 Dec 2015

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Tue 30 Dec

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£5 / 0141 564 1450

…and 49 more dates until 22 Dec 2015

Redd Function Suite, Dundee

Tue 30 Dec

£5

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£5

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£5

…and 50 more dates until 29 Dec 2015

The Drawing Room

Monthly, experimental drawing sessions inspired by the modern collection. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 624 6410

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

Thu 12 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 624 6410

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

Advanced Drawing and Painting

A course designed to help those experienced in drawing and painting to reflect on their own methods and direct their own future research. Ages 16+.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£125 including all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4770

Please note: This course runs 8 Jan–26 Mar 2015.

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£125 including all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4770

Please note: This course runs 8 Jan–26 Mar 2015.

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£125 including all materials/equipment / 0141 353 4770

Please note: This course runs 8 Jan–26 Mar 2015.

…and 9 more dates until 26 Mar 2015

Brody House Presents Susan Michie

The Devon-based artists presents drawings and photographs which have a delicate, calming quality to them.

Hospital Club Gallery, London WC2H

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7170 9101

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 20 Jan 2015

£150 (£125) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 20 Jan to 24 Mar 2014.

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£150 (£125) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 20 Jan to 24 Mar 2014.

Tue 3 Feb 2015

£150 (£125) / 0131 662 2180

Please note: this course runs from 20 Jan to 24 Mar 2014.

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Cinefilms

Tea and Pencils (Matthew Anstee) presents work from his on-going collection 'Cinefilms'.

Upstairs At The Ritzy, London SW2

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£6 / 0871 704 2065

  • 18:00 – 23:00 Cinefilms Upstairs At The Ritzy, London

Contemporary Painting

Paintings by Anne Tompsett, Banbanmo, Brian Neish, David Shackleton, Julia Apostolova, Kasia Matilda Kręcicka, Macarena Blanco, Miguel Ángel Ibarz Serraclara, Piotr Paraniak and Sam Dodson.

Brick Lane Gallery, London E1

Wed 7 Jan 2015

Free / 020 8547 8074

David Lynch: Naming - Intervention Adventure

Art fans and critics share their passionate responses to the artist's exhibition.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 01642 726720

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Free / 01642 726720

Thu 22 Jan 2015

Free / 01642 726720

…and 8 more dates until 19 Mar 2015

The Drawing Room: Workshop

Artist Angela Wright leads a drop-in drawing session for disabled visitors. The workshop is open to all abilities, with materials provided.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Main Hall

Free / 020 7312 2463

Drop-In Drawing

Take inspiration from pieces in the Gallery.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 16 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7312 2463

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Free / 020 7312 2463

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For Reasons Unknown To Me

Work from four artists, exploring common themes such as the corporeal, the absurd, the uncanny and the incidental.

Whitespace, Edinburgh

Fri 23 Jan 2015

Free / 07814 514771

Opening night

Life Drawing

This is a new style class presenting surreal and contemporary tableaux of the body.

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Tue 30 Dec

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

Tue 6 Jan 2015

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

Tue 13 Jan 2015

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

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 Evening Classes With Roy Eastland

Back by popular demand, artist Roy Eastland brings his expertise in drawing to the purpose built drawing studios at the Sidney Cooper Centre and invites you to join him in a 5 week evening course, guiding you through the practice of Life Drawing.

Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury

Tue 3 Feb 2015

£55 / 01227 782797

Tue 10 Feb 2015

£55 / 01227 782797

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£55 / 01227 782797

…and 2 more dates until 27 Feb 2015

The Nakeds: Life Drawing Class

Create exploratory and atmospheric drawings of the naked body using a range of materials.

De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£9.50 / 01424 229111

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Painting Pop-Ups

Learn how to paint (a bit) like three celebrated artists: Dali, Van Gogh and Banksy.

The Jam Tree, London SW4

Tue 27 Jan 2015

£25 / 0203 397 4422

Paint like Van Gogh! But leave your ear alone.

Tue 17 Feb 2015

£25 / 0203 397 4422

Paint like Banksy!

Perception

Work by 40 Iranian artists (and also non-Iranian artists inspired by Iran), selected from an open call, on the theme of Perception.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 560 1581

Opening night features music from Azadeh and talks from Janet Rady and Hassan Meshkinfam.

  • 20:30 – 22:00 Perception Summerhall, Edinburgh

Saturnalia

Seasonal exhibition named after the Roman winter solstice festival – a time for feasting, relaxation and wearing conical felt hats.

Juno, London E1

Thu 25 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

…and 9 more dates until 5 Jan 2015

Skull Paradise: The Gravehounds Of Bone Street

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

Common, Manchester

Thu 25 Dec

Free / 0161 832 9245

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 0161 832 9245

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0161 832 9245

…and 45 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

Wot? No Fish

  • Directed by: Nick Philippou

Danny Braverman's solo show tells the funny story of how he discovered the lost art of his great-uncle.

Sherman Cymru, Cardiff

Wed 27 May 2015

£14; £7 under 25s (£12) / 029 2064 6900

Fri 29 May 2015

£14; £7 under 25s (£12) / 029 2064 6900

Sat 30 May 2015

£14; £7 under 25s (£12) / 029 2064 6900