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Assemble: An International Print Workshop

An exhibition with participatory aspects spanning two venues, with the chance for the whole family to get hands on with printing by designing a flag. Aritst Rachel Barron leads the proceedings. Note: aprons are provided, as the dye may stain clothes.

Govanhill Baths, Glasgow

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0141 433 2999

Closing event. Part of Festival 2014.

  • 14:00 – 16:00

36th Interim Exhibition: Elephant In The Room

Hanmi Gallery is pleased to present Elephant in the Room - an exhibition of multi-sensory sculptures by the South-Korean artist Jeehee Park.

Hanmi Gallery, London W1T

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0208 286 4426

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0208 286 4426

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0208 286 4426

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0208 286 4426

  • 12:00 – 18:00

399 Days: Rachel Kneebone

The largest and most ambitious single installation Rachel Kneebone has created to date - '399 Days' is composed of highly detailed porcelain tiles, constructed to form a towering architectural sculpture.

White Cube Bermondsey, London SE1

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 6 more dates until 28 Sep

A.M. Hanson: New Works From An Emerge (Office)

A multimedia installation from the artist known for his documentation of performances by Leigh Bowery and Alexander McQueen. Hanson's latest work explores sites of 'potential performance', drawing parallels between urban offices and artists' studios.

Limbo, Substation Project Space, Margate

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 14 Sep

A–Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

An overview of Scottish art from the 17th century to the present day, featuring artists from William Allan to Aleksander Zyw.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 13 more dates until 16 Nov back to top

Aleana Egan: There Are All Sorts of Lives

Sculptural, video and graphic work by Dublin-born artist.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 0141 226 2257

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 38 more dates until 1 Nov

Ana Genoves

An installation of site-specific sculpture.

Standpoint Gallery, London N1

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 14 more dates until 6 Dec

Andrew Kerr

New work from the Glasgow-based artist.

The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 25 Sep

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 16 more dates until 1 Nov

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 21 more dates until 21 Dec

Art And Yorkshire: From Turner To Hockney

Works in various media providing an insight into the role of Yorkshire's artists in the development of the artistic landscape over the centuries.

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 8 more dates until 12 Oct back to top

Aurelien Froment: Frobel Frobeled

An art exhibition inspired by the educational toys of Kindergarten-founder Friedrich Frobel, who lived between 1782-1852 and incorporated the ideas of philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau into his innovative creations.

Spike Island, Bristol

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 37 more dates until 14 Sep

Barbara Hepworth: Within The Landscape

The exhibition will contain some of Hepworth's most iconic sculptures including Stringed Figure (Curlew), 1956, and Moon Form, 1968, alongside prints and photographs detailing the artist's life long relationship with the landscape.

Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal

Sun 3 Aug

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Aug

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 17 Aug

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 5 more dates until 21 Sep

Ben Uri Centenary Exhibition: Uncovering A Century Of Art, Identity And Migration

To celebrate Ben Uri's foundation in 1915, this unique exhibition exploring the experience of identity and migration during the last century, also offers a rare chance to view many masterpieces from the museum's collection. Encompassing paintings, work on paper, sculpture, new media and archival pieces, the exhibition…

Ben Uri Gallery, London NW8

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 119 more dates until 28 Sep 2015

Benedict Drew: Guests #2

LIMBO invites Benedict Drew to assemble collaborators for an experimental group project open to the public for four weeks.

Limbo, Substation Project Space, Margate

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 23 Aug

Beth Carter

Solo exhibition by an artist who works mostly in charcoal drawing and bronze sculptures, exploring the human condition by destabilising familiar images and themes in classical mythology.

View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 23 Nov

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 6 more dates until 18 Jan 2015 back to top

Caribbean Open

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

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 19 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 20 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 8 more dates until 30 Aug

Cathy Wilkes

Work by Belfast-born installation artist whose pieces sometimes draw on her personal history.

Tramway, Glasgow

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 55 more dates until 5 Oct

Celebration of Summer

Velvet Easel brings together a collection of its artists' paintings, ceramics, sculpture and jewellery that illustrates the Scottish summer in all its manifestations (lots of works about rain, then).

Velvet Easel Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 31 Aug

Chance Finds Us

Drawings, installations, paintings and sculpture exploring chance, intuition and resistance to systems of control, by Anne Vibeke Mou, James Hugonin, Alex Charrington, Richard Rigg, Rachael Clewlow, Sarah Bray, Peter J Evans and Nick Kennedy.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 31 Aug

Cleo Mussi Solo: Strange, But Kawai

New work by the highly collected mosaic ceramic artist Cleo Mussi, inspired by a family trip to Japan, for this exhibition in Liverpool.

Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0151 709 4014

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0151 709 4014

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0151 709 4014

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 2 Nov back to top

Contemporary Art Exhibition

Mellerstain House, in collaboration with McClure Art, hosts a modern and contemporary art exhibition, including works from Victoria Baden Powell, Alan Cameron, Alan Chapman, Fidelity Dean, George Donald, Vivienne Haig, Lida Hatrick and Calum McClure.

Mellerstain House and Gardens, Kelso

Fri 1 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sat 2 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00
…and 33 more dates until 29 Sep

Crossing The Bridge: Sculpture Trail

The route for the trail is from Birmingham Cathedral (S. Philip's), down Church Street, across the foot-bridge, up Ludgate Hill, through St Paul's Square to the RBSA Gallery in Brook St. A group show will also be on display at the RBSA Gallery, in one of the Cafe spaces.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Discover the Architecture of the Royal Albert Hall

Fun for the kids where they can not only see the Albert Hall but also make a model.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Tue 5 Aug

£3.50 / 020 7589 8212

Wed 6 Aug

£3.50 / 020 7589 8212

Fabric of the Land

The Geology & Petroleum Geology department at the University of Aberdeen presents a series of exhibitions looking at the links between art and science.

Union Square, Aberdeen

Sun 14 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 21 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 28 Sep

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Unit RTU13

Free / 01224 561977

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Faces of Scotland

The 15th Annual Summer Exhibition of scotlandart.com celebrates the Commonwealth Games, with work from Lesley Anne Derks, Karen Cairns, Peter Nardini, Cate Inglis, Ian Elliot, Tommy Fitchet and many more.

scotlandart.com, Glasgow

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0141 221 4502

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 0141 221 4502

  • 12:00 – 17:00
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