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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

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

Sun 20 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Mon 21 Apr

Underground Car Park

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

[…] 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 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

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
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Make Your Own Kaleidoscope

Interventional installations, drawings, photography and sculpture exploring rational thought, by artists including Gareth Bell-Jones, Kit Craig, Giuseppe Mistretta, Prem Sahib and Jack Strange.

Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton

Wed 23 Apr

£1.50 / 01902 572090

  • 14:00

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 19 Oct

Free / 01223 332900

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01223 332900

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01223 332900

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 12 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Test Run

A programme of commissions, events, performance and a symposium, giving gallery visitors a chance to engage with new art as it's being made.

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 4 May

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 18 May

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 8 Jun

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

Bedwyr Williams: Echt

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

Tramway, Glasgow

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Tue 22 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 25 May back to top

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

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

John Maine: Sanctuary

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

Salisbury Cathedral

Sun 20 Apr

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 27 Apr

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 4 May

Phone for prices / 01722 555120

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 11 more dates until 20 Jul

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

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
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Modern Art Oxford: Performance And Screening

Artist Amanda Ralph presents a response to Sean Lynch's exhibition including a screening of The Irishmen.

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 01865 722733

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 5 more dates until 8 Jun

Nina Canell: Near Here

Contemporary sculpture by the Swedish artist, interpreting how the physical world operates and how we perceive it.

BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 20 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Wed 23 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 63 more dates until 20 Jul

Paul Kneale: Monet's Garden, Zuckerberg's Firewall

New work by Canada-born, London-based artist dealing with issues of language and materialism through painting, print and sculpture.

ANDOR, London E2

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 020 7033 9660

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7033 9660

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7033 9660

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 3 May

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

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

Sun 20 Apr

Free

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

  • 13:00 – 16:00

Sat 7 Jun

Free

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

  • 13:00 – 16:00
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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 20 Apr

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 25 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

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

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
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