Afternoon events, Visual art, Sculpture

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The House of Peroni

Special event celebrating the best of contemporary food, drink, design and fashion at the House of Peroni. Ages 18+.

The House of Peroni, London WC2A

Fri 2 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sat 3 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sun 4 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00
…and 25 more dates until 31 May

Kevin Harman: Open Studio

A chance to discuss the methods and thinking behind the artist's unconventional and often provocative work – one 2009 work consisted of Harman telling a gallery that it had been selected for a project called Brick, and then turning up with a scaffolding pole and breaking a gallery window.

Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 11 more dates until 31 Aug

Dorset Now

Exhibition of Dorset artists and craftspeople. Art by Marzia Colonna, Vanessa Gardiner, Andrew George, John Hubbard, David Inshaw, Alex Lowery, Boo Mallinson and Clare Trenchard. Furniture by Petter Southall and Ceramics by Richard Batterham.

Sladers Yard, Bridport

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 7 more dates until 29 Jun

Spiralling Anxiety: Hysteria Transformed in the Work of Louise Bourgeois

Artist and writer Elizabeth Manchester talks about the ways in which Louise Bourgeois plays with the notion of the woman as hysteric.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 12:45 – 13:30

This Space We Are

Sculpture, audio installations, paintings and performances by artists including Andrew Gannon, Evi Grigoropoulou, Louise Lawler, Rebecca Lennon, Enzo Marra, Monty, Joe Fletcher Orr, Bob and Roberta Smith, Dante Rendle Traynor and Gavin Wade.

The International 3, Salford

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Apr

Free

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

A–Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

A overview of Scottish art from the 17th century to the present day, featuring artists from William Allan to Aleksander Zyw, exploring the breadth and diversity of Scottish art.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 27 more dates until 16 Nov

Artcore International 14

A four day Arts Festival bringing together over 50 Artists, working across various art forms including, drawing, ceramics, 3D mapping, kinetic sculpture, painting, photography, film, music and fire.

Hotel Elephant Gallery, London SE1

Thu 22 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Fri 23 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Sat 24 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

Installation inspired by dystopian futures, by the highly-rated Welsh artist and occasional stand-up comic.

Tramway, Glasgow

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 25 more dates until 25 May

cu.rate

cu.rate is a group exhibition that explores contemporary curatorial practice through interdisciplinary collaborations between artist and curator. The exhibition presents new commissions, site-specific installations and unseen archive film footage.

London Metropolitan University, N7

Sat 3 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sat 10 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sat 17 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

John Maine: Sanctuary

An installation of stone sculpture and panels exploring the notion of sanctuary.

Salisbury Cathedral

Sun 27 Apr

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 11 May

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 10 more dates until 20 Jul back to top

Martin Smith

Contemporary stone sculpture inspired by the female form, together with abstract works based on seeds and pods.

03 Gallery, Oxford

Tue 6 May

Free / 01865 246131

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 7 May

Free / 01865 246131

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 8 May

Free / 01865 246131

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 9 more dates until 23 May

Records

A 3D sculptural exhibition by Video Jam collaborators.

Soup Kitchen, Manchester

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0161 236 5100

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0161 236 5100

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0161 236 5100

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 47 more dates until 12 Jun

Roman Halter: Through The Lens Of Stained Glass

Contemporary stained glass by the late distinguished artist and Holocaust survivor.

Ben Uri Gallery, London NW8

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Sun 4 May

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 10 more dates until 8 Jun

Sheila & Peter Marlborough: Variations II: Colour And Contrast

Abstract and figurative paintings and sculpture.

Hop Gallery, Lewes

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 07740 424949

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 25 Aug

Free / 07740 424949

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 07740 424949

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 07740 424949

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Ami Spangler: Tyger's Dawn

Paintings and sculpture by the Pennsylvania-born artist.

Highgate Gallery, London N6

Fri 9 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Tue 13 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Wed 14 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 22 May back to top

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

[…] And Non-Pure

Gavin McClafferty reconstructs Robert Morris' 1961 seminal artwork Box With The Sound Of Its Own Making.

Index, Stroud

Sun 18 May

Free

  • 14:00 – 17:00

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 27 Apr

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 22 more dates until 12 Oct

Art On The Hill

Art on the Hill is a group showcase of Glasgow's fine artistic talent. Running for the month of May upstairs in Church On The Hill, the exhibit will cover a diverse range of practices from painting, sculpture, photography and audio visual works.

Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Fri 9 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 20 more dates until 31 May

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 4 May

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 18 May

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 15 more dates until 31 Aug back to top

Claudia Comte: Sharp Sharp

Debut UK show of Swiss artist who makes murals, woodcuts and sculptures with a wide range of references from minimalism to Disney.

David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 12 more dates until 24 May

The Dairy at West Dulwich Launch

Londonart open their new gallery in the former West Dulwich dairy. The launch exhibition includes paintings, sculpture, performance and installations as well as interesting stalls and interactive games.

The Old Dairy, London SE21

Sat 3 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Sun 4 May

Free

  • 12:00 – 19:00

A Different Mirror

Patterns of images used by media and society tell us what we should look like and who we should be. Using film, visual art, dance and poetry, the exhibition allows Women of Colour artists to explore conflicts between body image and identity.

Revelation St Mary's, Ashford

Sun 27 Apr

Phone for prices / 07548 679199

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Iain Hales

Works by the winner of the Mark Tanner Sculpture Award.

Standpoint Gallery, London N1

Thu 24 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 20 more dates until 31 May

Ken Stradling's Eye: Modern Design In Britain

An exhibition of a collection created by the Chairman of the Bristol Guild of Applied Arts, curated by Dr. Alan Powers, at Monnow Valley Arts, featuring items from 1930 to the present. A revelation for lovers of design: furniture, pots, glass, craft.

Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Hereford

Sat 3 May

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 01873 860529

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 15 more dates until 29 Jun back to top