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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 2 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 529 3993

Stephen Murray: The Comedown

Glasgow-based sculptor Stephen Murray builds a velodrome as a response to the Commonwealth Games.

The Briggait, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 553 5890

In Another Light

During the coming dark months, Meadow Arts and National Trust present In Another Light, a contemporary art programme incorporating live events and exhibited artworks at Croft Castle, revealing hidden dimensions of this ancient place.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Sat 1 Nov

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 8 Nov

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 15 Nov

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

…and 18 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

RSA Open 2014

Paintings, drawings, sculptures and photography by artists from across Scotland and beyond, chosen by the RSA from an open submission.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00 RSA Open 2014 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00 RSA Open 2014 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sun 14 Dec

Free / 0131 225 6671

  • 12:00 – 17:00 RSA Open 2014 Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
…and 6 more dates until 25 Jan 2015 back to top

Victoria Morton

Glasgow artist who incorporates her own paintings and sculptures into installations (and who is also a member of Muscles of Joy.)

The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Victoria Morton The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Victoria Morton The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 0141 248 3711

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Victoria Morton The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow
…and 28 more dates until 17 Jan 2015

YAKA Collective: So It Is

Debut show by a new art collective formed by GSA graduates. The show takes place in four different locations and featured artists are Michael Barr, Hannah Brackston, Leanora Brophy, Sarah Natalie Calmus, Mikey Cook, Conor Cooke, Jasper Coppes, Tim Dalzell, Sam Devereaux, Sam Dransfield, Florence Dwyer, Rachel Forrest…

Caledonia Road Free Church, Glasgow

Wed 19 Nov

Free

Thu 20 Nov

Free

Fri 21 Nov

Free

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

Laurieston Arches and Wall Space, Glasgow

Wed 19 Nov

Free

Thu 20 Nov

Free

Fri 21 Nov

Free

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

Laurieston Arena, Glasgow

Wed 19 Nov

Free

Thu 20 Nov

Free

Fri 21 Nov

Free

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

Andrew Kerr: The Other Shop

Small-scale acrylic works on paper from the Glasgow-based artist.

The Modern Institute @ Aird's Lane, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 248 3711

Silent Partners: Artist And Mannequin From Function To Fetish

The artist's mannequin was one of art's best-kept secrets. For the first time discover its hidden life; from its origins as a studio tool, to the fetishised subject of the artist's painting, and in the 20th century, a work of art in its own right.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01223 332900

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 01223 332900

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 01223 332900

…and 10 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Aleana Egan: There Are All Sorts of Lives

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

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 226 2257

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Alex Impey

New work from artist concerned with animality and technology.

David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Alex Impey David Dale Gallery and Studios, Glasgow

Alison Unsworth: Things To Think With

For her first solo exhibition with Vane, Alison Unsworth presents new work created during the last six months that displays her longstanding fascination with the built environment.

Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0191 261 8281

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0191 261 8281

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0191 261 8281

…and 22 more dates until 13 Dec

Ana Genoves

The work of Ana Genoves operates between the boundaries of making, faking and destruction. Her forms echo the objects with which we order social / civil space, but using ambiguity and suggestions of entropy, Genoves undermines any attempt at control.

Standpoint Gallery, London N1

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Ana Genoves Standpoint Gallery, London

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Ana Genoves Standpoint Gallery, London

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Ana Genoves Standpoint Gallery, London
…and 15 more dates until 6 Dec

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7428 8940

…and 21 more dates until 21 Dec

Ben Callaghan: Semi-Functional Works

Quasi-usable furniture and other items (including an angled coaster), invented by the artist to highlight what happens when design becomes antagonistic or otherwise troublesome for the person using it.

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Fri 7 Nov

Free

…and 5 more dates until 16 Nov back to top

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 2 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 020 7604 3991

…and 93 more dates until 28 Sep 2015

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 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol

Sun 7 Dec

Free / 07787 152310

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Beth Carter View Art Gallery, Bristol
…and 6 more dates until 18 Jan 2015

Bob Robinson: Painting and Sculptures Part One

Paintings and sculptures by leading Nottingham artist.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0115 947 0793

Brian Mercer Residencies: Ed Jones And Richard Stone

Ed Jones & Richard Stone, winners of the Brian Mercer Residencies in Stone Carving and Bronze Casting in Pietrasanta, Italy showcase the incredible results of their work and studies under master craftsmen.

The Royal British Society Of Sculptors Galleries, London SW7

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 7373 8615

…and 14 more dates until 12 Dec

Claudia Djabbari: Strategies of Chaos

Tenderpixel presents two solo shows by Claudia Djabbari and Erika Hock in a newly expanded gallery, occupying 8 - 10 Cecil Court. This is event is part of Art Licks Weekend.

Tenderpixel Gallery, London WC2N

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 020 7379 9464

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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 2 Nov

Free / 0151 709 4014

Communal Juicing By Matthew de Kersaint Giraudeau

Communal Juicing will be an exhibition of new sculpture and drawings, as well as a performance by artist Matthew de Kersaint Giraudeau.

Space In Between, London E8

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Dominic Samsworth: Salting the Mirage

Solo show by former GSA student interested in exploration, in changes of scene and openness to inquiry.

SWG3, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 357 7246

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 0141 357 7246

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0141 357 7246

…and 18 more dates until 13 Dec

Ed Fornieles Exhibition Tour

A tour of the exhibition led by critic and writer Michael Archer.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

Ed Fornieles: 'Modern Family'

Chisenhale Gallery presents a major new body of work by the London and Los Angeles-based artist Ed Fornieles for his first solo exhibition in a UK institution.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 4 more dates until 9 Nov back to top