Afternoon events, Visual art

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Aliza Nisenbaum

Paintings by New York-based artist born in Mexico City, exploring what the artist calls 'reciprocal modes of attention' in the observation of her subjects, who are mostly undocumented Mexican and South American immigrants to the US.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 0141 226 2257

Tue 16 Jun

Free / 0141 226 2257

Wed 17 Jun

Free / 0141 226 2257

…and 33 more dates until 1 Aug

Alternative Dream Therapy

Installation performance and personalised experience in which Dr Stratus guides audience members through the nonsensical world of dreams. A co-production between NapTrap and Theatre Delicatessen.

Theatre Delicatessen, London EC1R

Sat 2 May

£10 (£8)

Sat 9 May

£10 (£8)

Sat 16 May

£10 (£8)

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Am Projects: Abstracts

Conciding with Photo London and Off Print London. Abstracts is a collaboration between the gallery and independent publisher Adad Books and includes works by five members of the photographic collective AM projects.

Copperfield, London SE1

Wed 13 May

Free / 07845 594549

Thu 14 May

Free / 07845 594549

Fri 15 May

Free / 07845 594549

…and 5 more dates until 23 May

Amanda Jackson: To Build A Home

Photographs capturing the day-to-day activities of the community of the Lammas Tir Y Gafel Eco Village in Pembrokeshire.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 26 Jul

Gallery 2

Free / 01970 623 232

Sun 2 Aug

Gallery 2

Free / 01970 623 232

Sun 9 Aug

Gallery 2

Free / 01970 623 232

…and 5 more dates until 13 Sep

Americana: On the Edge

A celebration of Americana.

Elphinstone Sports and Social Club, Hastings

Fri 24 Jul

£20.99 if reserved before 15 Apr; £24.99 thereafter / 01424 429743

Sat 25 Jul

£20.99 if reserved before 15 Apr; £24.99 thereafter / 01424 429743

Sun 26 Jul

£20.99 if reserved before 15 Apr; £24.99 thereafter / 01424 429743

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Andre Glenn Exhibition

Paintings by the Northern Ireland-born artist.

Black Box, Belfast

Thu 30 Apr

The Green Room

Free

Fri 1 May

The Green Room

Free

Sat 2 May

The Green Room

Free

…and 12 more dates until 23 May

Andrew Southall Art Exhibition

Brightly coloured naif paintings inspired by the Welsh landscape.

National Trust: Plas Newydd Country House And Gardens, Llanfairpwll

Mon 27 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

Tue 28 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

Wed 29 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

…and 21 more dates until 20 May

Anne Hardy

Photographed sculptural installations from the English artist.

The Common Guild, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow

Sun 7 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow

Wed 10 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow
…and 44 more dates until 9 Aug

Antonia Bruce - Heartland

Cyanotypes of corn grown in Mexico by Antonia Bruce. Laid against watercolour paper which the artist paints with a solution of iron compounds, are the silhouettes of corn cobs that are developed in daylight, creating exquisite shadows on blue.

Art Jericho, Oxford

Wed 29 Apr

Free

Thu 30 Apr

Free

Fri 1 May

Free

…and 22 more dates until 31 May

Aron Glasser Exhibition: A New Frontier Into The Artworld Of Creativity

Bold and colourful paintings by the artist, capturing the personalities of well-known celebrities.

Trestle Arts Base, St Albans

Mon 4 May

Free / 01727 850950

Thu 7 May

Free / 01727 850950

Mon 11 May

Free / 01727 850950

…and 17 more dates until 9 Jul back to top

Art And Craft Sale - Tunbridge Wells Adult Education Centre

Want to pick up a gift or something special for your home? Then come along to our Arts and Craft Sale at Tunbridge Wells Adult Education Centre on Thursday 18 June 2015 between 12 noon and 3pm.

Adult Education Centre, Tunbridge Wells

Thu 18 Jun

Free / 0845 6065606

Art Cart

Keep an eye open for the Art Cart where artists will help children notice particular aspects of the exhibitions and lead some fun activities.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 2 May

Free / 01382 909900

  • 15:00 Art Cart Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 9 May

Free / 01382 909900

  • 15:00 Art Cart Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 16 May

Free / 01382 909900

  • 15:00 Art Cart Dundee Contemporary Arts

Art Classes for Adults: Critical Landscapes

Create landscapes inspired by works in the exhibition Conscience and Conflict: British Artists and the Spanish Civil War under the guidance of artist Enrique Azocar.

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 9 May

£26 / 0191 232 7734

Art Exhibition

Vibrant contemporary art housed on the ground floor of an Edwardian house.

The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Art Exhibition The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Art Exhibition The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Art Exhibition The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus
…and 246 more dates until 31 Dec

Art Fair

An opportunity to view and buy the paintings of a group of East Anglian artists and meet them as they demonstrate their skills.

National Trust: Melford Hall, Sudbury

Wed 17 Jun

Free, plus admission £7.20, child £3.60, family £18 / 01787 379228

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Art Fair National Trust: Melford Hall, Sudbury

Thu 18 Jun

Free, plus admission £7.20, child £3.60, family £18 / 01787 379228

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Art Fair National Trust: Melford Hall, Sudbury

Fri 19 Jun

Free, plus admission £7.20, child £3.60, family £18 / 01787 379228

  • 13:00 – 17:00 Art Fair National Trust: Melford Hall, Sudbury
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Art for Not Quite Beginners: Making

Practical course in art-making for those who've completed the Art for Absolute Beginners workshops, guided by artist Ann McCluskey. Booking is essential.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Apr

Clore Education Centre

£15 per session (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Please note: this course runs from Thu 16 Apr to Thu 4 Jun 2015.

Thu 7 May

Clore Education Centre

£15 per session (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Please note: this course runs from Thu 16 Apr to Thu 4 Jun 2015.

Thu 14 May

Clore Education Centre

£15 per session (£12) / 0131 624 6560

Please note: this course runs from Thu 16 Apr to Thu 4 Jun 2015.

…and 2 more dates until 4 Jun

Art For The Young: P1-P3: Workshop

An art class with Jacqueline Boyd.

Hillsborough Village Centre

Wed 21 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Thu 22 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Fri 23 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 54 more dates until 16 Dec

Art For The Young: P4-P7: Workshop

An art class with Jacqueline Boyd.

Hillsborough Village Centre

Wed 21 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Thu 22 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

Fri 23 Oct

Lagan Room

Phone for prices / 028 9268 3015

…and 54 more dates until 16 Dec

Art From Elsewhere: International Contemporary Art From UK Galleries

David Elliott, a curator of international status and experience, has curated an exhibition of major international works which were recently collected by six museums across the UK.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 21 Jun

Free / 01642 726720

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 01642 726720

Sun 5 Jul

Free / 01642 726720

…and 12 more dates until 27 Sep

Art In The Community: Workshop

Create your own art work from a range of basic materials or bring your own and enjoy the creative space.

Firstsite, Colchester

Wed 29 Apr

Learning Studio A

Free / 01206 577067

Wed 6 May

Learning Studio A

Free / 01206 577067

Wed 20 May

Learning Studio A

Free / 01206 577067

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Art Macabre Presents: Arabian Nights

Theatrical and fun life drawing with tales from 1001 Nights told through nude models, sumptuous costumes and props to sketch.

The Book Club, London EC2A

Sat 16 May

£15; £8–£10 adv / 020 7684 8618

Art Maker

Art Cart has had a makeover and is now Art Maker! Drop in to the gallery and make your own masterpiece using materials provided. Go four times and you can earn a badge. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Art Maker Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

The Artist and the Sea

Images of the sea by generations of Scottish artists, drawn from the Centre's collection.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Sep

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 4 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

Sun 11 Oct

Free / 0131 529 3993

…and 29 more dates until 8 May 2016

Artist Insight: Exhibition Tour

Street artist Pahnl leads a tour of his exhibition A History Of Us.

The Herbert, Coventry

Sat 11 Jul

Free / 024 7683 2386

Artist Rooms: Jeff Koons

Artist Rooms: Jeff Koons is an exciting exhibition of ground-breaking work by the American artist, regarded as one of the most important, popular, and controversial artists of today. This is the only chance to see Koons' work in the UK in 2015.

Norwich Castle Museum And Art Gallery

Sun 10 May

£6 ( £5; Children £4 under 18s) / 01603 493625

Sun 17 May

£6 ( £5; Children £4 under 18s) / 01603 493625

Sun 24 May

£6 ( £5; Children £4 under 18s) / 01603 493625

…and 15 more dates until 6 Sep back to top