Afternoon events, Visual art, Sculpture

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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

Streetland Sculpture Park

A temporary urban sculpture park featuring commissioned works by Glasgow based artists Dave Sherry, Altronix and Chris Coleman-Smith.

Govanhill Sculpture Park, Glasgow

Sat 7 Jun

Free

Opening night 12 April 6pm–8pm. Part of Streetland.

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Art on the Hill

Recent work from Glasgow artists.

Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Sat 3 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Mon 5 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00
…and 26 more dates until 31 May

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

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

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

Tramway, Glasgow

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

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 24 more dates until 25 May back to top

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

Iain Hales

Works by the winner of the Mark Tanner Sculpture Award.

Standpoint Gallery, London N1

Fri 25 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Apr

Free, free / 020 7739 4921

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 19 more dates until 31 May

Louise Bourgeois' Sunday Salons

Artist Julie Roberts talks about the salons of Louise Bourgeois and the influence they had on her own artistic practice.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Mon 12 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 12:45 – 13:30

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

Tania Kovats: Oceans

A major exhibition in preparation since 2012, featuring previous work by Kovats as well as a major new work, All the Seas, which consists of bottled samples of water from all the seas of the world, collected by volunteers across the planet and sent to the gallery – check her website to see if there's a sea near you which…

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 25 May back to top

The Wild Project: Verges

An installation that explores urbanism and wild(er)ness from the Wild Project.

Interviewroom 11, Edinburgh

Mon 5 May

Free

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Tue 6 May

Free

  • 16:00 – 19:00

Wed 7 May

Free

  • 16:00 – 19:00
…and 7 more dates until 16 May

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

Alex Frost: Reproduction

New work addressing themes of multiplicity, uniqueness and reproduction.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sun 27 Apr

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 18 May

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

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
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Andrew Matheson RBSA

Sculptures in porcelain, with a barium glaze.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sun 27 Apr

Craftwork in cafe

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Craftwork in cafe

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Craftwork in cafe

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Animals In Art: The Association Of Animal Artists

Paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture depicting a range of wild, exotic and domestic animals.

Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 18 May

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

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

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

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 13 Jul

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Jul

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 27 Jul

£6.35 / 01539 722464

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 8 more dates until 21 Sep back to top

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

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

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 1 May

Free / 0141 258 9124

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 11 more dates until 24 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

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

David Murphy: Certain Impacts

David Murphy's first solo show in London is a presentation of recent drawings and sculpture.

PEER, London N1

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 30 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 11 more dates until 17 May back to top