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 31 Mar

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 7 Apr

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 14 Apr

£5 / 0131 247 4704

…and 36 more dates until 22 Dec

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Tue 31 Mar

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 7 Apr

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 14 Apr

£5 / 0141 564 1450

…and 36 more dates until 22 Dec

Redd Function Suite, Dundee

Tue 31 Mar

£5

Tue 7 Apr

£5

Tue 14 Apr

£5

…and 37 more dates until 29 Dec

Discover Urban Art: Exhibition and Workshop

Urban art show supporting the Teapot Trust Charity, which helps chronically ill children.

Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

Tue 31 Mar

£11 / 07903 606 253

Chinese Calligraphy & Brush Painting Class

Learn the ancient art of calligraphy and brush painting under course leader Chi Zhang. Suitable for both beginners and improvers. Cost includes all materials.

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 21 Apr

£75 (£60 includes class materials) / 0131 662 2180

Tue 28 Apr

£75 (£60 includes class materials) / 0131 662 2180

Tue 5 May

£75 (£60 includes class materials) / 0131 662 2180

…and 2 more dates until 19 May

Cartography of Exhaustion

A talk by Peter Pál Pelbart of Ueinzz Theatre Company on power, community and resistance.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

£6 for Sunday pass / 0845 330 3501

Part of ARIKA15.

Coelacanth - Real And Imagined Creatures

An exhibition of artwork by Lucy Pook and James Ballance, whose work respectively renders zoological creatures and imagined monsters, which when set amongst disparate backgrounds, creates a sense of the uncanny.

Shipton Street Gallery, London E2

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 020 7729 3739

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 020 7729 3739

Thu 16 Apr

Free / 020 7729 3739

…and 2 more dates until 30 Apr back to top

Graham Fagen: Scotland + Venice

Graham Fagen, fresh from the Venice Biennale, talks about his new work.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 20 May

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

Nick Steur: Freeze!

With remarkable focus and absorbing theatricality, artist and performer Nick Steur will balance stones to create astonishing sculptures before your eyes in a mindboggling, one-of-a-kind performance.

Friends' Meeting House, Brighton

Mon 18 May

£10

Tue 19 May

£10

Wed 20 May

£10

Season of Photography Opening Lecture

Sean O'Hagan gives his views on contemporary photography as part of the 2015 Season of Photography.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Apr

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

£5 (£4) / 0131 624 6200

21st Century: Jess Wiesner

A live event by London-based artist Jess Wiesner, using performance, video and sound.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Tue 31 Mar

Free / 020 8981 4518

Advanced Drawing and Painting

Increase your knowledge of practical skills and visual art theory in this nine-week course with tutor Robert Wilson, who studied at Duncan of Jordanstone and Chelsea School of Art.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Thu 23 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Thu 30 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Thu 7 May

£95 / 0141 353 4776

…and 6 more dates until 18 Jun back to top

Ahmet Ogut Exhibition Event: Reverb

Reverb: a concert by the Ahmet Ogut in collaboration with Fino Blendax.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 020 8981 4518

Andrew Graham-Dixon: Caravaggio: A Life Sacred And Profane: Talk

The art critic shares what he has pieced together about this extraordinary artist, a shadowy figure who flitted between Milan, Naples and Rome in the company of cardinals, artists and whores.

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Sun 26 Apr

£12 ( £10) / 01434 652477

Anthropomorphic Mouse Or Rat Taxidermy

Embrace the tim'rous beasties by filling one up with stuffing and presenting it proudly on your mantelpiece.

Islington Arts Factory, London N7

Mon 20 Apr

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

Sun 10 May

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

Mon 18 May

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7607 0561

…and 19 more dates until 14 Dec

Viktor Wynd Fine Art Inc, London E8

Tue 7 Apr

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7998 3617

Tue 21 Apr

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7998 3617

Tue 19 May

£37.31–£52.55 / 020 7998 3617

…and 13 more dates until 14 Dec

Art Class

Creative session.

Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent

Tue 31 Mar

£10 / 01283 508100

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

Tue 7 Apr

£10 / 01283 508100

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

Tue 14 Apr

£10 / 01283 508100

  • 18:30 – 20:30 Art Class Brewhouse Arts Centre, Burton-on-Trent
…and 6 more dates until 26 May

The Art Elements

A six-week course in understanding the basic elements in drawing and painting.

AWOL Studios, Manchester

Wed 22 Apr

£144.50 / 0161 637 7004

Note: this course runs Wed 22 Apr–Wed 27 May 2015.

Wed 29 Apr

£144.50 / 0161 637 7004

Note: this course runs Wed 22 Apr–Wed 27 May 2015.

Wed 6 May

£144.50 / 0161 637 7004

Note: this course runs Wed 22 Apr–Wed 27 May 2015.

…and 3 more dates until 27 May back to top

Art Lab: Workshop

A creative adventure for adults.

Harbour House, Kingsbridge

Thu 2 Apr

£7.50 per session; £30 5 weeks / 01548 854708

Thu 9 Apr

£7.50 per session; £30 5 weeks / 01548 854708

Thu 16 Apr

£7.50 per session; £30 5 weeks / 01548 854708

…and 6 more dates until 28 May

Arthole Presents 'Man': An Exhibition By BJ Broekhuizen

ArtHole; an art's event held first Wednesday of the month at Dalston Superstore. In April we introduce BJ Broekhuizen and his paintings. Raw, brutal, rough; his works are pure depictions of flesh and masculine life force.

Dalston Superstore, London E8

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 020 7254 2273

Artist In Residence Talk: Jessica Hoad

Thursday 30 April, 5.30pm Jessica Hoad will talk about her varied sculptural practice focusing on the research project developed throughout her residency.

YMCA, Swansea

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 01792 516900

Artist Talk: Robert Davies

Join artist Robert Davies for further insight into his film Of Time and the Railway, a piece of work that was 86 days in the making.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Tue 18 Aug

Hexagon

£3 / 0121 446 3232

Artists in Conversation: Michael Craik and Eric Cruikshank

The artists talk about their work and processes.

Howden Park Centre, Livingston

Thu 14 May

Free / 01506 777666

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Arts Emergency Response Centre

An evening for participants from London based charity Arts Emergency to introduce and showcase their work.

BALTIC, Gateshead

Fri 1 May

Free / 0191 478 1810

Babble

An exploration of the transition of text into sound..

BALTIC, Gateshead

Mon 27 Apr

£6 / 0191 478 1810

  • 19:00 – 21:30 Babble BALTIC, Gateshead

Barbara Hepworth on Film

An evening devoted artist Barbara Hepworth, with two film screenings offering insights into her sculpture work. Preceded by drinks and a chance to view exhibits.

New Art Centre, Sculpture Park And Gallery, Salisbury

Thu 4 Jun

£10 / 01980 862244

Behind The Scenes At The Horniman: Taxidermy In Fashion With Polly Morgan: Talk

The artist talks about how she has brought the craft up to date, dismantling taxidermy traditions and creating eerily beautiful still lives which combine the playful, the macabre and the surreal.

Horniman Museum And Gardens, London SE23

Thu 9 Apr

Gardens Pavilion

£5 adv booking required / 020 8699 1872

Berwick's Fishing Story

A celebration of the salmon-netting and sea fishing heritage of Berwick-upon-Tweed

Tweedmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Thu 16 Jul

Free

Part of Berwick 900.

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