Evening events, Visual art, Painting & drawing

19 events

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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

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 2 Dec

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

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.

…and 8 more dates until 24 Mar 2015

An Exhibition of Work by Zyzanna Dominiak

Work by Edinburgh based illustrator/designer Zyzanna Dominiak.

Hula Juice Bar and Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0131 220 1121

…and 40 more dates until 7 Jan 2015

2|1|4|1 Members' Show

Member's show and end of year party from the artist-led collective: Alexander 'Twig' Champion, Brian Cheesewright, Catriona Meighan, Frances Lightbound, Jack Farrell, Kirsty Macleod, Kenneth Davidson, Lauren McGlaughlin, Rachael Gallacher, Rachel Sharpe, Rosie Roberts and Silja Strom.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0141 222 2254

The Drawing Room

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

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Thu 11 Dec

Free / 0131 624 6410

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
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Exhibition: This Has Nothing To Do With Politics

THIS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH POLITICS gathers artists who are informed by political interest yet whose works occupy a distance to politics. It asks if this ambivalence is politically productive and if art enables a new kind of political engagement.

The Cock Tavern, London NW1

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 02073 871884

Angel Christmas Fair

The Angel Christmas Fair is an affordable art and design fair featuring the work of 50 artists and designers.

Candid Arts Galleries, London EC1V

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 07789 862011

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 26 Nov

£6 per session / 01304 370220

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 28 Nov

Free / 020 7312 2463

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Life Drawing

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

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Tue 2 Dec

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

Tue 9 Dec

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

Tue 16 Dec

£160 10 classes / 0151 702 5324

…and 5 more dates until 20 Jan 2015

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 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

Made In Clerkenwell Winter 2014

Made In Clerkenwell is almost here with Over 120 designers spread over 3 buildings. The ultimate shopping treat!

Craft Central, London EC1M

Thu 27 Nov

£3 / 020 7251 0276

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!

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 9 Dec

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

Saturnalia

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

Juno, London E1

Thu 4 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

Fri 5 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 020 7729 2660

…and 30 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

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 0161 832 9245

…and 74 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

Sweet 'Art: Guilty Pleasures

Work from quirky art collective Sweet 'Art.

Juno, London E1

Wed 26 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

Thu 27 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

Fri 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7729 2660

…and 2 more dates until 30 Nov