After 12pm, Visual art

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All the Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club

A relaxed life drawing club with music and a bar to aid the flow of inspiration.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Apr

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 5 May

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 12 May

£5 / 0131 247 4704

…and 32 more dates until 22 Dec

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Tue 28 Apr

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 5 May

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 12 May

£5 / 0141 564 1450

…and 32 more dates until 22 Dec

Redd Function Suite, Dundee

Tue 28 Apr

£5

Tue 5 May

£5

Tue 12 May

£5

…and 33 more dates until 29 Dec

RSA New Contemporaries 2015

The RSA's annual show of work by 72 graduates from the 2014 degree shows in art schools around the country, one of the art calendar's most important showcases for emerging talent.

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

£4 (£2) / 0131 225 6671

Omar Hassan: Breaking Through

Italian-Egyptian artist with a background in street art, whose chief instrument is the spray can.

Contini Art UK, London W1S

Sun 3 May

Free / 020 7495 5101

Sun 10 May

Free / 020 7495 5101

Sun 17 May

Free / 020 7495 5101

…and 3 more dates until 7 Jun

Amy.Mae: Hard.Back Edinburgh

Artist photographing people's backs, with the aim of building a collection.

Old Street Lighting Depot, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

£8–£15

Part of Hidden Door Festival.

Beth Kettel: Post-Point, and/or, The Sequential Tangential Potential

Manchester-based artist with an interest in the infrastructure of showing artwork, mixing meticulously constructed objects with surreal, free-associating texts.

The Telfer, Glasgow

Thu 30 Apr

Fri 1 May

Sat 2 May

…and 5 more dates until 10 May back to top

Fèis: Documenting Britain

A selection of photographic work from the Documenting Britain project.

Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow

Sun 3 May

Free / 0141 552 2151

Sun 10 May

Free / 0141 552 2151

Sun 17 May

Free / 0141 552 2151

Sun 24 May

Free / 0141 552 2151

Anna King: Outlands

Landscapes, chiefly of empty, feral and/or deserted places.

Wall Projects II, Montrose

Sat 2 May

Free / 07714 368203

Sun 3 May

Free / 07714 368203

Sat 9 May

Free / 07714 368203

…and 6 more dates until 30 May

The Colour of Life

Work by gallery artists.

Velvet Easel Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 629 1121

Sun 10 May

Free / 0131 629 1121

Sun 17 May

Free / 0131 629 1121

…and 6 more dates until 28 Jun

The Family Of Eve - Paintings By David J Taylor

Based on the concept of all women being related to Eve, Seaford-based artist David Taylor explores the different forms and representations Eve could take.

Hop Gallery, Lewes

Sun 3 May

Free / 07740 424949

GSA Feminist Society: The F Word

Exhibition of differing forms of visual art from GSA students and graduates, with contemporary feminist perspectives. Drinks are available and there's music from female DJs.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Mon 11 May

Free / 0141 222 2254

Tue 12 May

Free / 0141 222 2254

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Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include the Proclaimers, Jools Holland, King Creosote, Courtney Pine, La Boheme, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Marines Band, The Only Way is Downton, Simpy Gershwin, the Sixteen, Red Priest, Scottish Opera, John Suchet, Headphone…

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 21 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Fri 22 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Sat 23 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

…and 8 more dates until 31 May

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

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 10 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 17 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 24 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

Rhonda Whitehead - New And Recent Work

Rhonda Whitehead is returning to the Highgate Gallery for her solo exhibition. She last exhibited there in 1999 and had the opening exhibition in 1994 as she helped with the setting up of the gallery.

Highgate Gallery, London N6

Fri 8 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

Tue 12 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

Wed 13 May

Free / 020 8340 3343

…and 5 more dates until 21 May

All the Fun of the Fair

Images inspired by the fairground from gallery artists, including Kevin Low, David Schofield, Henry Kondracki, Annette Edgar and Lindsey Snedden.

Union Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 556 7707

Dr Sketchy's Anti-Art School

Where cabaret meets life drawing – the models are burlesque divas, strapping hunks of manhood and circus freaks. Win alcohol and fancy art supply prizes at this antidote to solemn, lifeless classes.

The Bungo Bar & Kitchen, Glasgow

Sun 17 May

Free / 0141 423 0023

Part of Southside Fringe.

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Gary G Miller

Paintings by local artist.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7019

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7019

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7019

…and 31 more dates until 30 May

Green Walk Open House Arts & Crafts Weekend

Now in its ninth year, this home-grown event showcases local artists, potters, jewellers, designers, photographers and more, in the halls, sitting rooms and kitchens of 10 homes in a beautiful, leafy cul-de-sac in Whalley Range, south Manchester.

Green Walk, Manchester

Sun 3 May

Free

In The Comfort Of Shadows

First solo show by British artist Sarah Nabarro, shortlisted for the 2015 Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize. Her work explore themes from sexual androgyny to the blurring of boundaries between life and death. She paints what has been buried and hidden.

Mmx Gallery, London SE14

Thu 14 May

Free

Fri 15 May

Free

Sat 16 May

Free

…and 6 more dates until 30 May

Kaffe Fassett: Glorious Colour

The presentation highlights works from Fassett's latest projects, these include his patchwork quilt, fabric, needlepoint, mosaic, painting and knitting designs.

The Theatre Chipping Norton

Sat 23 May

£25 / 01608 642 350

Life Drawing

Life drawing sessions with experienced life model Alison Glithero. Artist to supply own paper and art materials.

The Drawing Room, Chesterfield

Mon 27 Apr

£12 (£10)

Pay at the venue.

  • 18:30 – 20:30 Life Drawing The Drawing Room, Chesterfield
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Mick Peter: Pyramid Selling

New sculpture drawing on the 'witty' graphic design of the 60s and 70s.

Tramway, Glasgow

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 39 more dates until 14 Jun

Pollyanna – Testbed Cabaret

Cabaret night featuring experimental performance, drinking, flirting and glamour.

Paradise Palms, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 225 4186

Wed 27 May

Free / 0131 225 4186

Rocks and Rivers: Masterpieces of Landscape from the Lunde Collection

Thirteen paintings from the private collection of Asbjorn Lunde, featuring works by Johan Christian Dahl, Caspar Wolf, Robert Zünd, Giuseppe Camino, depicting spectacular landscape scenes from Scandinavia, Italy and Britain.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

Mon 3 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 4 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 14 more dates until 30 Aug

Scott Methven: Child's Play

Work by the Edinburgh-based artist and illustrator, exploring themes of childhood.

Boda Bar, Edinburgh

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0131 553 5900

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0131 553 5900

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 553 5900

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 0131 553 5900

Urara Tsuchiya: Connoisseur's world

Performance, sculpture and photographic work from Japanese artist resident in Glasgow.

Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow

Thu 30 Apr

Free

Fri 1 May

Free

Sat 2 May

Free

…and 9 more dates until 23 May back to top