Evening events, 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

Ross Sutherland: Standby For Tape Backup

In this one-man show, Ross Sutherland takes one of his granddad’s old videotapes and remixes it to create an audiovisual poem.

Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1V

Tue 28 Apr

Council Chamber

Sold out / 020 7739 6176

Wed 29 Apr

Council Chamber

£12.50 / 020 7739 6176

Thu 30 Apr

Council Chamber

£12.50 / 020 7739 6176

…and 2 more dates until 2 May

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

The Lighthouse Late

A fabulous celebration of fashion, design, music and cinema sprawling across all five floors of the Lighthouse. Hotly tipped Scottish trio Prides perform a stripped-back set, with up-and-coming popster KLOË providing the upbeat sounds. Curated by The List and supported by Innis & Gunn and Brugal Rum.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Fri 29 May

£15 / 0141 276 5365

The Warmongery

'The Warmongery' at Boxpark is a stitched felt gun shop art exhibition, the second in a series of large installations by Lucy Sparrow, the artist who brought the outstandingly successful Cornershop to East London last summer.

Boxpark Shoreditch, London E1

Thu 14 May

Free / 020 7033 2899

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Eldon Building, Portsmouth

Fri 29 May

Free / 02392 845185

Mon 1 Jun

Free / 02392 845185

Tue 2 Jun

Free / 02392 845185

…and 3 more dates until 5 Jun

NET WT: The Open Studio

Open studio and public space created by NET WT, an all-female art collective from Edinburgh.

Tan Like That, London NW5

Sat 9 May

Free

Launch party.

Serena Korda: The Hosts – Ectoplasmic Variations

A collection of ceramic vessels exploring notions of gender and hysteria through the lens of war.

Rhubaba Gallery & Studio, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

Free

Performance event featuring the Rhubaba choir and the Witches' Bottles devised and created for the exhibition.

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

Wed 29 Apr

£10 (£8)

Mon 4 May

£10 (£8)

Wed 6 May

£10 (£8)

…and 6 more dates until 27 May

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.

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Art Class

Creative session.

Bedworth Arts Centre

Tue 28 Apr

Arthur Wilson Gallery

£5.50 ( £4.50) / 024 7664 3255

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Art Class Bedworth Arts Centre

Tue 5 May

Arthur Wilson Gallery

£5.50 ( £4.50) / 024 7664 3255

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Art Class Bedworth Arts Centre

Tue 12 May

Arthur Wilson Gallery

£5.50 ( £4.50) / 024 7664 3255

  • 19:00 – 21:00 Art Class Bedworth Arts Centre
…and 7 more dates until 30 Jun

Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent

Tue 28 Apr

£10 / 01283 508100

  • 18:30 – 20:30 Art Class Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent

Tue 5 May

£10 / 01283 508100

  • 18:30 – 20:30 Art Class Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent

Tue 12 May

£10 / 01283 508100

  • 18:30 – 20:30 Art Class Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent
…and 2 more dates until 26 May

Ceramics (Foundation/40hr)

A 16-week, 40-hour foundation course in ceramics.

Gray's School Of Art, Aberdeen

Wed 7 Oct

£305 / 01224 263600

Note: this course runs from Wed 7 Oct 2015–Wed 2 Mar 2016.

Wed 14 Oct

£305 / 01224 263600

Note: this course runs from Wed 7 Oct 2015–Wed 2 Mar 2016.

Wed 21 Oct

£305 / 01224 263600

Note: this course runs from Wed 7 Oct 2015–Wed 2 Mar 2016.

…and 13 more dates until 2 Mar 2016

DesignMarket

An arts market encompassing furniture, graphic design, homewares and fashion from the best designers as selected by the Fruitmarket, and taking over all of the gallery's spaces for the weekend.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 29 May

0131 225 2383

  • 17:00 – 21:00 DesignMarket Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Endangered Species

Images depicting animals which are endangered, from 20 artists.

MYA Gallery, London E1

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

…and 37 more dates until 12 Jun

The Glaziers Art Fair 2015

We are delighted to announce that the First Glaziers' Art Fair, open to the public, will take place at historic Glaziers' Hall on London Bridge on 27 & 28 October 2015.

Glaziers Hall, London SE1

Tue 27 Oct

£5–£45

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JD Fergusson’s Modern Scottish Painting with Sandy Moffat and Alan Riach

An evening dedicated to the new edition of JD Fergusson's Modern Scottish Painting, which has been edited, introduced and annotated by Alexander Moffat and Alan Riach.

Word Power Bookshop, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0131 662 9112

Part of TradFest.

JD Fergusson’s Modern Scottish Painting with Sandy Moffat and Alan Riach

Alan Riach and Sandy Moffat have brought Modern Scottish Painting by J.D.Fergusson to life in this new edition of the book, annotated and illustrated with Fergusson’s paintings. Come along for an enlightening evening with two of Scotland’s most respected arts academics and practitioners.

Word Power Bookshop, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

Free (ticketed) / 0131 662 9112

Part of TradFest.

Leonardo Live

Tim Marlow presents a broadcast live from the opening of the National Gallery in London's major new exhibition, Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan.

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Apr

0871 902 5723

Life Drawing Class – Thursday Evenings

Develop your drawing skills in these evening life drawing classes.

WASPS Studios, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Apr

£135 for 9 classes includes materials / 07729 283347

Thu 7 May

£135 for 9 classes includes materials / 07729 283347

Thu 14 May

£135 for 9 classes includes materials / 07729 283347

…and 6 more dates until 25 Jun

Lone Wolf: exiSTENCILism

Works by Scottish stencil artist, featuring collaborations with photographers Jawn McClenaghan and George Hastings.

The Virginia Gallery, Glasgow

Fri 29 May

Free / 0141 552 5699

Opening event.

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Pencil Expression: Fashion Drawing & Illustration Workshop with Holly Sharpe

Workshop in pencil drawing with experienced illustrator Holly Sharpe.

Hayburn Studios, Glasgow

Wed 29 Apr

Reassembled, Slightly Askew

An immersive performance based on a near death experience, by MAC Hatch artist Shannon Yee.

The Playhouse, Londonderry

Mon 11 May

£5 / 028 7126 8027

Tue 12 May

£5 / 028 7126 8027

Wed 13 May

£5 / 028 7126 8027

…and 2 more dates until 15 May

Tarik Berber: Flow

Paintings by Bosnian artist of Muslim background who trained at the rigorous Florentine Academy.

Darren Baker Gallery, London W1T

Tue 5 May

Free

8 Minutes 20 Seconds

This show will be an artistic interpretation of the science behind the sun.

The Holy Biscuit, Newcastle

Fri 15 May

Free / 0191 447 6811

Sat 16 May

Free / 0191 447 6811

Above/Below

An eclectic mix of knitting, woodwork, screen printing, sketching, sculpture and installation.

Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Fri 1 May

Free / 0115 947 0793

  • 18:00 – 21:00 Above/Below Surface Gallery, Nottingham
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