Afternoon events, Visual art, Sculpture

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Mick Peter: Almost Cut My Hair

Sculptures for the Hidden Gardens, based on manipulated drawings.

The Hidden Gardens, Glasgow

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 4 more dates until 5 Oct

Jim Lambie

A solo exhibition of the Glasgow-born installation artist and sculptor, including his iconic 1999 work ZOBOP.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0131 225 2383

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 5 more dates until 19 Oct

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 22 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Wed 27 Aug

Free / 0131 558 5400

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

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

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 24 Aug

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 3 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 back to top

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 24 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 10 more dates until 16 Nov

AA2A

AA2A artists at Plymouth University Summer Show at the Council House in Plymouth. A current exhibition of diverse work by emerging contemporary artists Tabatha Andrews, Sally Hall, Kayleigh Hill, Gabby Hoad and Lee McDonald.

Councl House, Plymouth

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 01752 307678

  • 12:00 – 14:00

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 back to top

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 24 Aug

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 12 Oct

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 21 Aug

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0117 929 2266

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 19 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 24 Aug

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 31 Aug

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Sep

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 2 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 24 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 25 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00
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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

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0781 278 0984

  • 12:00 – 17:00

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

Caribbean Open

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

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 30 Aug

Cathy Wilkes

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

Tramway, Glasgow

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 37 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). Participating artists include Catriona Millar, Alan Richmond, Shelagh Atkinson, Basia Roszak, Col Dunbar, Teresa Gordon…

Velvet Easel Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 0131 629 1121

  • 12:00 – 17:00
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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 24 Aug

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00

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

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 22 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sat 23 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Sun 24 Aug

Included in admission / 01573 410225

  • 12:30 – 17:00
…and 21 more dates until 29 Sep

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

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

  • 13:00 – 18:00
…and 35 more dates until 9 Nov

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
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