March, Visual art

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Chloe Dewe Matthews: Shot at Dawn

Gripping new work from English photographer, who travelled around northern France and Belgium photographing the exact locations where WW I soldiers were executed by their own sides for cowardice and desertion.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£13.10–£14.50 (£11.30–£12.50; under 12s free) / 020 7887 8888

Part of Conflict, Time & Photography.

Mon 2 Mar 2015

£13.10–£14.50 (£11.30–£12.50; under 12s free) / 020 7887 8888

Part of Conflict, Time & Photography.

Tue 3 Mar 2015

£13.10–£14.50 (£11.30–£12.50; under 12s free) / 020 7887 8888

Part of Conflict, Time & Photography.

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

BP Portrait Award 2014

In its 25th year of being sponsored by BP, the Portrait Award is one of the most prestigious showcases for international portrait painting.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

0131 624 6200

Mon 2 Mar 2015

0131 624 6200

Tue 3 Mar 2015

0131 624 6200

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Looking at World War I

Paintings and sculpture from the collection.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 276 9599

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 276 9599

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 276 9599

…and 27 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Tony Conrad: Invented Acoustical Tools 1966–2012

A showing of some of the elegant and enigmatic instruments designed by avant-garde US musician Tony Conrad, one of the most inventive and seminal musicians of the mid-20th century.

Inverleith House, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 248 2971

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 248 2971

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 248 2971

…and 22 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

The Two Roberts: Robert MacBryde and Robert Colquhoun

An overview of the work of the so-called 'Two Roberts': Robert MacBryde and Robert Colquhoun, artists, friends of Bacon and Freud, lovers and perhaps more notorious for their bohemianism and their openness about their sexuality than celebrated for their art. This show, their first major retrospective, aims to redress the…

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Mon 2 Mar 2015

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Tue 3 Mar 2015

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

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Bellini to Boudin

Discover 40 gems from the Burrell's fine art collection, including works by Degas, Cezanne and Whistler.

Burrell Collection, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 287 2550

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 287 2550

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 287 2550

…and 18 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

Parallax Art Fair 12

Parallax Art Fair February 2015 Parallax 'Art' Fair takes place at Chelsea Old Town Hall on the King's Road.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0207 361 3164

The Amazing Analogue: How We Play Photography

A collaboration between German photographer Jan von Holleben and young people from the area exhibiting intriguing and unique photography work.

Hove Museum And Art Gallery

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 01273 290200

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01273 290200

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01273 290200

Conflict, Time, Photography

Images exploring the relationship between photography and battlegrounds over time, marking the centenary of the First World War.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

The Egyptians Return

See our stunning Ancient Egypt Collection on display in our new Gallery opening this October.

The Atkinson, Southport

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 01704 533333

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01704 533333

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01704 533333

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Game Masters

Massive touring exhibition celebrating the varied history of computer gaming. Withe more than 125 playable games to work your way through, get stuck into arcade games, physical games (think Dance Battle et al), consoles, PCs and many more. On top of this, there's also displays of concept art, interactive displays and…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Kurt Jackson: Place

Kurt Jackson's latest touring exhibition, Place, launched at Southampton City Art Gallery sees him collaborating with 32 writers from a diverse range of backgrounds, including Robert Macfarlane, Richard Mabey, Alice Oswald and Helen Dunmore.

Southampton City Art Gallery

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 023 8083 2277

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 023 8083 2277

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 023 8083 2277

…and 3 more dates until 7 Mar 2015

Love Is Enough: Curated By Jeremy Deller

A major exhibition curated by Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller brings together rarely seen works by William Morris and Andy Warhol. Love is Enough will be presented at Modern Art Oxford opening on 6 December 2014.

Modern Art Oxford

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 01865 722733

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01865 722733

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 01865 722733

…and 4 more dates until 8 Mar 2015

Vanessa Bell And Saluoa Raouda Choucair

Works by two artists from different periods and different locations who were both pioneers of abstraction in their own place and time. Vanessa Bell (1879-1961) was born in London. She lived and worked in Bloomsbury, London and at Charleston in Sussex. Saloua Raouda Choucair was born in 1916 in Beirut, where she lives and…

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Level 4: Room 1

Free / 020 7887 8888

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Level 4: Room 1

Free / 020 7887 8888

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Level 4: Room 1

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Beauty by Design: Fashioning the Renaissance

Work by contemporary fashion designers inspired by Old Master paintings, using materials such as lace that are associated with earlier periods, together with an exploration of Renaissance ideas of beauty and cosmetics.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

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Coco Crampton

Re-imaginings of dwelling spaces or places of social encounter, with quasi-functional objects and schematic architectures which signpost an imaginary or future body of inhabitants, reflecting the artist's interest in the various associations, resonances and ideologies evoked by historicised or speculatively proposed…

The Minories Galleries, Colchester

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01206 712437

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Coco Crampton The Minories Galleries, Colchester

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01206 712437

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Coco Crampton The Minories Galleries, Colchester

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 01206 712437

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Coco Crampton The Minories Galleries, Colchester
…and 3 more dates until 7 Mar 2015

Empowerment: Social Change Through Building

A showcase for the work of Orkidstudio, which supports architectural projects in the developing world and considers building as a process rather than a product, empowering local people and helping them to find solutions to their problems.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Gallery One

Free / 0141 276 5365

Grayson Perry: Who Are You?

A display of new works including a self-portrait and a tapestry, which tie in with the artist's Channel Four TV series of the same name. The portraits include politician Chris Huhne, a young female-to-male transsexual, Northern Ireland Loyalist marchers and X-Factor contestant Rylan Clark.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Room 32

Free / 020 7312 2463

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Room 32

Free / 020 7312 2463

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Room 32

Free / 020 7312 2463

…and 12 more dates until 15 Mar 2015

Indian Encounters

An exploration of the changing relationship between Britain and India during the 18th and 19th century, in which period India went from being a fiefdom of the privately-owned East India Company to being directly ruled as part of the British Empire. The exhibition focuses on the stories of two men: East India Company…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0300 123 6789

Kasia Wozniak: …He Wasn't An Easy Gentleman To Describe

The artist showcases fashion images captured on an adapted field camera dating from the late 19th century, inspired by the adventures of the fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes.

Museum Of London, EC2Y

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7001 9844

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The Photography Show

Featuring over 150 exhibitors dedicated to the world of photography, with the chance to get hands-on with the latest equipment from leading brands, photography displays and offers from the retailers.

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 21 Mar 2015

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Sun 22 Mar 2015

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Mon 23 Mar 2015

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Tue 24 Mar 2015

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Possibilities of the Object: Experiments in Modern and Contemporary Brazilian Art

A group exhibition looking at the ways in which Brazilian artists made cutting-edge art from the 1950s to the 70s. Curated by Paulo Venancio Filho, the featured artists are Artur Barrio, Waltércio Caldas, Sergio Camargo, Aluísio Carvao, Amílcar de Castro, Willys de Castro, Lygia Clark, Antonio Dias, Ferreira Gullar, Jac…

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 13 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sat 14 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 15 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 225 2383

…and 16 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Recording Britain

Watercolours, drawings and contemporary paintings and photographs commissioned as part of the Recording Britain Project, which includes works by Conrad Atkinson, Richard Long, David Nash, Laura Oldfield Ford, Keith Arnatt and Ingrid Pollard.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 024 7683 2386

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 024 7683 2386

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 024 7683 2386

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

The Sensorial Object

An exhibition of artworks for which sensory evocation performs a key part of meaning, bringing together digital technologies with the long established traditions of ceramics, wood, glass and textiles.

Makers' Guild In Wales, Craft In The Bay, Cardiff

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 029 2048 4611

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 029 2048 4611

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 029 2048 4611

…and 5 more dates until 8 Mar 2015

100 Days: The Rwandan Genocide Twenty Years Later

Photographs, videos and multimedia installations exploring one of Africa's darkest periods, which saw the murder of 800,000 people and the rape of 500,000, following the assassination of the Rwandan and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

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