Afternoon events, Visual art, Sculpture

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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

Le Swimming

Works exploring the idea of 'Other Spaces', by Nadège Druzkowski, Sukaina Kubba, Jenny Lewis, Philippe Murphy, Alys Owen and Beth Shapeero, transforming the underground car park into a swimming pool.

Fleming House, Glasgow

Wed 16 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 17 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 21 Apr

Jesse Wine: Chester man

New ceramics from London-based artist.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0141 226 2257

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 16:00

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 20 Apr

Free / 0141 552 0704

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

0141 552 0704

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 18 May back to top

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

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

Andrew Matheson RBSA

Sculptures in porcelain, with a barium glaze.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sun 20 Apr

Craftwork in cafe

Free / 0121 236 4353

  • 13:00 – 17:00

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 20 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01928 735832

  • 13:00 – 16:00
…and 2 more dates until 18 May back to top

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 20 Apr

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 23 more dates until 12 Oct

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

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

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

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

Tramway, Glasgow

Wed 16 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 32 more dates until 25 May 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

Wed 16 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0141 258 9124

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 19:00
…and 18 more dates until 24 May

David Murphy: Certain Impacts

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

PEER, London N1

Wed 16 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 020 7739 8080

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 17 more dates until 17 May

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

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 20 Apr

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01308 459511

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 8 more dates until 29 Jun back to top

Exposed: The Body In Art From Durer To Freud

Paintings, drawings and sculpture exploring figurative and metaphorical interpretations of the human body, by Albrecht Durer, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Barbara Hepworth, Helen Chadwick, Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sun 20 Apr

£4 / 024 7683 2386

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Facing The Future: Sculpture From Harrogate's Fine Art Collection

Sculptural works shedding light on Harrogate's forgotten art history.

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01423 556188

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Gego: Line As Object

Line installations by the 20th-century, German artist, exploring the phenomenological experience of sculpture and themes of weight, scale, gravity, light, space and encounter.

Leeds Art Gallery

Sun 27 Jul

Upper Sculpture Study Gallery

Free / 0113 247 8256

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Upper Sculpture Study Gallery

Free / 0113 247 8256

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sun 3 Aug

Upper Sculpture Study Gallery

Free / 0113 247 8256

  • 13:00 – 17:00
…and 22 more dates until 19 Oct

Glasgow International Curatorial Tour

A guided curatorial tour around some highlights of Glasgow International.

South Block, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

£5 (Members free) / 07984 281989

Note: not all venues are fully accessible. Part of Glasgow International.

  • 13:00 – 17:00

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 back to top