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Amelia Phillips At Art Jericho

Through her present practice of printmaking and drawing, Amelia Phillips creates etchings that are organic in texture and sensibility, in pursuit of an unexpected and unconventional beauty.

Art Jericho, Oxford

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

…and 12 more dates until 19 Apr

Aabru Art's Transcending Boundaries 2015

The largest selling modern and contemporary West African art show in London featuring work by 35 Nigerian artists.

Asia House, London W1G

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 07847 244217

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 07847 244217

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 5 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Sun 12 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Sun 19 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Sun 26 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

100 Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

National Galleries Scotland Director-General John Leighton discusses his new book, which features a hundred of the galleries' best-loved masterpieces.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 26 May

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

4 Most Digital: Photographic Exhibition

Work by the photography group.

Saddleworth Museum And Art Gallery, Oldham

Wed 1 Apr

£2 (£1; Children £1) / 01457 874093

Thu 2 Apr

£2 (£1; Children £1) / 01457 874093

Fri 3 Apr

£2 (£1; Children £1) / 01457 874093

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52 Words A Year

3 illustrators, 52 weeks, 156 illustrations, that's the plan… And the goal was reached! 52 Words a Year is an online project by three London based illustrators, culminating in 156 drawings, illustrating 52 words from February 2014 to February 2015.

Nancy Victor Gallery, London W1T

Sat 11 Apr

Free / 020 7813 0373

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 020 7813 0373

The 5th Earl's Photographs

Exhibition of the photographs of Montagu Brownlow Parker illustrating his world at Saltram and his life as an international jet-setter.

National Trust: Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth

Wed 1 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £15 & £25 / 01752 333500

Thu 2 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £15 & £25 / 01752 333500

Fri 3 Apr

Free, plus admission £10, child £5, family £15 & £25 / 01752 333500

…and 48 more dates until 21 May

African Fusion

A fashion, dance and drumming event to mark the Transcending Boundaries exhibition.

Lacey Contemporary, London W11

Sat 9 May

£28 performances are at 4.30 and 6.30pm / 0207 313 9068

Aideen Doran Solo Exhibition

Aideen Doran at Grand Union this spring, where she will lead an investigative, creative research project interrogating the idea of the city as a space for artistic, economic and ideological production.

Grand Union, Birmingham

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

…and 12 more dates until 14 May

AiR Open Studio: Jessica Hoad

Friday 20 March & Friday 17 April, 1 - 2pm The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery 'Artist in Residence' programme is an opportunity for the community to interact, exchange and engage with an artist.

YMCA, Swansea

Fri 17 Apr

Free / 01792 516900

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Akhal-Teke, Josephine Callaghan

Akhal-Teke is a new series of medium format, analogue photo-collages by Josephine Callaghan for #temporarycustodians and is the first exhibition to emerge from Res.

Enclave, London SE8

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 020 8694 1644

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 020 8694 1644

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 020 8694 1644

…and 3 more dates until 11 Apr

Aleksandar Basic: The Origin of the World

Using line, form, colour and a bit of mix (unconventional) material Aleksandar Basic has depicted human form - drawings on paper. Human body is a part of his interest and sole subject of this investigation for the exhibition The Origin of the World.

The Paul McPherson Gallery, London SE10

Tue 6 Oct

Free / 020 8269 2990

Wed 7 Oct

Free / 020 8269 2990

Thu 8 Oct

Free / 020 8269 2990

…and 5 more dates until 16 Oct

Alexander and Susan Maris: The Potter's Field

A Potter's Field containing nine pauper's graves, one for each of the classical Muses, made up of simple mounds of earth and marked with a single white quartzite stone sourced from Schiehallion. The public are invited to leave their own offerings to the muses within the Tenemos, which can be found in the path between the…

Lust & The Apple, Gorebridge

Fri 3 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Sat 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Sun 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

…and 6 more dates until 19 Apr

Alfreda Benge: P.L.A

Paintings, illustrations and lyrics by Alfreda Benge (b. 1940).

SPACE, London E8

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 020 8525 4330

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 020 8525 4330

Alison Cooke

The Association of Clay Workers Union, are holding an exhibition of five ceramic artists that subvert traditional styles. Held in a Victorian toilet, the work includes fragments from a reconstruction of Bazalgette's super sewer.

Arts Lav, London SE11

Mon 13 Apr

Free

Tue 14 Apr

Free

Wed 15 Apr

Free

Thu 16 Apr

Free

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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 12 Apr

Free / 0131 556 7707

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0131 556 7707

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0131 556 7707

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 556 7707

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

Amy Petra Woodward & Diana Edmunds: Trip The Light

Sensory works and installations created using colour, surface and industrial materials or processes.

Art House1, London SE1

Fri 10 Apr

Free / 07713 189249

Thu 16 Apr

Free / 07713 189249

Fri 17 Apr

Free / 07713 189249

…and 2 more dates until 24 Apr

Andrew Matheson RBSA

Exhibition of stoneware and porcelain pieces by the artist, including bowls dishes and platters, which incorporate a variety of glazes in blue and earth tones.

RBSA Gallery, Birmingham

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0121 236 4353

Sun 12 Apr

Free / 0121 236 4353

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0121 236 4353

Andrew Southall Art Exhibition

Brightly coloured naif paintings inspired by the Welsh landscape.

National Trust: Plas Newydd Country House And Gardens, Llanfairpwll

Wed 1 Apr

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

Thu 2 Apr

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

Fri 3 Apr

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

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Anglesey Arts Forum

An exhibition of at least one piece of work from each participant of the twelfth Anglesey Arts Weeks.

Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 01407 763 361

Sun 12 Apr

Free / 01407 763 361

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

Art and Craft Exhibition

Members of Acol Art Group will be displaying their art.

Our Lady and St Benedict Church, Birchington

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 01843 842433

Art Exhibition

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

The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

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

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

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

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 028 9337 3132

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Art Exhibition The Gallery Whitehead, Whitehead, Carrickfergus
…and 272 more dates until 31 Dec

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 16 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 23 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 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.

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