March, Visual art

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Imagining Power: The Visual Culture of the Jacobite Cause

An exhibition looking at the way the Jacobites presented themselves in portraiture.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 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

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

100 Years Later: 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

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

The Age of Improvement

Portraits from the century of Scotland's great transformation, 1750–1850, including Nasmyth's deliberately and stylishly unfinished picture of Robert Burns, Danloux's all-action portrait of Admiral Duncan keeping a cool head in the middle of a sea battle, Raeburn's picture of Walter Scott as king of the hill, before…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Behind the Scenes Exhibition

With over 5,000 items in the Harris' fashion and textile collection, ensuring that each item is in top condition and conserved for future generations is no mean feat!Get a glimpse of the fascinating work done by staff, volunteers & researchers.

Harris Museum And Art Gallery, Preston

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01772 258248

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01772 258248

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free / 01772 258248

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 23 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

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

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 18 more dates until 21 Mar 2015

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 1 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 13:00 – 17:30

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7604 3991

  • 10:00 – 17:30
…and 24 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Bill Fontana: Vertical Echoes

A new installation by an internationally renowned sound artist.

Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Bill Viola: Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water)

The first moving-image artwork to be installed in a British cathedral or church on a long-term basis comprises four colour vertical plasma screens, each depicting an individual being martyred by the four classical elements.

St Paul's Cathedral, London EC4M

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free, plus admission £16.50, OAP/NUS £14.50, family £40, ages 6-17 £7.50

  • 09:30 – 16:15

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free, plus admission £16.50, OAP/NUS £14.50, family £40, ages 6-17 £7.50

  • 09:30 – 16:15

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Free, plus admission £16.50, OAP/NUS £14.50, family £40, ages 6-17 £7.50

  • 09:30 – 16:15
…and 23 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Botanical Painting: Workshop

Artist Annabel Barrett shows how to paint pictures of plants.

Brocks Hill Visitor Centre And Country Park, Leicester

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Phone for prices / 0116 257 2888

  • 10:00 – 12:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Phone for prices / 0116 257 2888

  • 10:00 – 12:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Phone for prices / 0116 257 2888

  • 10:00 – 12:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

The British Music Experience

Photography, film, installations and iconic memorabilia telling the story of the development of popular music in Britain.

O2 Bubble, London SE10

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£12 (£8; Children £6) / 0871 220 0260

  • 11:00 – 19:30

Mon 2 Mar 2015

£12 (£8; Children £6) / 0871 220 0260

  • 11:00 – 19:30

Tue 3 Mar 2015

£12 (£8; Children £6) / 0871 220 0260

  • 11:00 – 19:30
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum

The third Baron De Ferrieres gave 43 paintings and £1000 to the town of Cheltenham to build this gallery and it was opened in 1899. Nowadays it holds a large collection of art, ceramics, jewellery and furniture, as well as items of historical importance.

Cheltenham Art Gallery And Museum

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 01242 237431

  • 09:30 – 17:15

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01242 237431

  • 09:30 – 17:15

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01242 237431

  • 09:30 – 17:15
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Citizens of the World: David Hume & Allan Ramsay

Too few Scots are aware that Scotland has its own Enlightenment, and a hugely influential one at that, with a world-class philosopher in David Hume, an equally heavy-hitting economist in Adam Smith, an outstanding painter in Allan Ramsay, plus less well-known intellectual giants like Hutcheson, Ferguson, Reid and others.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Colour, Light, Texture: Portraits By Matthew Smith And Frank Dobson

This display offers the opportunity to view rarely-seen portraits by Smith showing the author Roald Dahl and the British film star Jean Simmons, which are on long-term loan to the Gallery.

National Portrait Gallery, London WC2H

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Room 33

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Room 33

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Room 33

Free / 020 7312 2463

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

The Courtauld Collection

Paintings, sculpture, drawings and prints from the early Renaissance period to the 20th century.

The Courtauld Institute Of Art, London WC2R

Sun 1 Mar 2015

The Courtauld Gallery

£6; £6 (£4.50; £4.50) / 020 7872 0220

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

The Courtauld Gallery

£6; £6 (£4.50; £4.50) / 020 7872 0220

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

The Courtauld Gallery

£6; £6 (£4.50; £4.50) / 020 7872 0220

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

David Shrigley: Installation At Sketch

Over 230 original drawings by the British artist will be on display around the walls of the Gallery restaurant at London's sketch, as well as site-specific drawings and texts featured on tableware.

The Gallery At Sketch, London W1S

Sun 1 Mar 2015

The Gallery Restuarant

Free to diners / 0870 770 4488

  • 12:30 – 18:00
  • 18:30 – 02:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

The Gallery Restuarant

Free to diners / 0870 770 4488

  • 12:30 – 18:00
  • 18:30 – 02:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

The Gallery Restuarant

Free to diners / 0870 770 4488

  • 12:30 – 18:00
  • 18:30 – 02:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

David Tremlett: Drawing For Free Thinking

A large-scale wall drawing consisting of bold blocks of colour and clean lines that are inspired by traditional styles of 20th-century constructivism.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Digital Wildlife Photography Workshop

One-day practical session led by a wildlife photography expert.

RSPB Sandwell Valley, Birmingham

Sun 8 Mar 2015

£30 adv booking essential (£25 adv booking essential) / 0121 357 7395

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Eliza Pughe: Degrees Of silence

An exploration using Pughe's book and story about the aspects of hearing loss, deafness and communication.

Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01248 353368

Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva: HA[SOFT]RD

Permanent outdoor sculptural installation by artist who often works with natural materials such as offal and precious metals.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 01642 726720

  • 23:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 01642 726720

  • 23:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 01642 726720

  • 23:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

The Art Cabin, London SW18

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 020 7112 8838

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things

Exhibition of key designs that have shaped the modern world.

Design Museum, London SE1

Sun 1 Mar 2015

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Mon 2 Mar 2015

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45

Tue 3 Mar 2015

£10.75 (£9.70; Students £6.50) / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Four Seasons In One Day

This exhibition from the explores the four

Touchstones, Rochdale

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Gallery Two

Free / 01706 924492

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 4 Mar 2015

Gallery Two

Free / 01706 924492

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 5 Mar 2015

Gallery Two

Free / 01706 924492

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 7 Mar 2015

Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland

As part of the nationwide Generation programme, National Galleries Scotland mounts an epic two-part exhibition showing work by some of the country's most vital contemporary artists. The Scottish National Gallery features re-creations of work by Stephen Campbell, Martin Boyce, Rosaldin Nashashibi and Christine Borland, as…

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 624 6200

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 27 more dates until 31 Mar 2015

Gerry Judah: The Crusader

Sculpture responding to contemporary global conflict.

Imperial War Museum North, Manchester

Sun 1 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000/4007

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 2 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000/4007

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 3 Mar 2015

Free / 0161 836 4000/4007

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top