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Beauty by Design: Fashioning the Renaissance

Work by contemporary fashion designers inspired by Old Master paintings, using materials such as lace that are associated with earlier periods, together with an exploration of Renaissance ideas of beauty and cosmetics.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 12 more dates until 3 May

V&A Museum of Design Dundee: Design in Motion

V&A Museum of Design Dundee goes on the road with the Travelling Gallery in this major touring exhibition, bringing Scotland's design heritage and present-day design work to venues all over the country. A Design Scotland app for iOS and Android enables you to track the exhibition's progress. Featured designers include…

An Lanntair Arts Centre and Cinema, Isle of Lewis

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 01851 708480

Aqualibrium, Campbeltown

Sat 9 May

Free / 01586 551212

Cenotaph, Paisley

Wed 27 May

Free

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Best Use of Timber: RIAS Timber Awards

A showcase for innovative uses of wood, from architectural projects all over Scotland.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

…and 15 more dates until 6 May

East Neuk Open Studios

Artists in the East Neuk of Fife open up their studios to the public. Just look for the red balloons and have a good nose around and maybe buy some work.

East Neuk Open Studios

Sat 23 May

Free

Sun 24 May

Free

Sat 30 May

Free

Sun 31 May

Free

Falls the Shadow

Paintings from Kissell and photography from Soden, examining time's passage and the effect that has on architecture.

Eleven, London SW1W

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 020 7823 5540

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 020 7823 5540

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 020 7823 5540

…and 6 more dates until 1 May back to top

Introduction to Fundamental Fashion and Textile Design

A four-day course in the basics of fashion design.

Gray's School Of Art, Aberdeen

Mon 6 Jul

£280 (students are required to bring their own materials) / 01224 263603

Note: this course runs Mon 6–Thu 9 Jul 2015.

Tue 7 Jul

£280 (students are required to bring their own materials) / 01224 263603

Note: this course runs Mon 6–Thu 9 Jul 2015.

Wed 8 Jul

£280 (students are required to bring their own materials) / 01224 263603

Note: this course runs Mon 6–Thu 9 Jul 2015.

Thu 9 Jul

£280 (students are required to bring their own materials) / 01224 263603

Note: this course runs Mon 6–Thu 9 Jul 2015.

Mackintosh Architecture - Exhibition

A review of the buildings of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, with many original drawings and watercolours showing how his style changed over time.

RIBA, London W1B

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 020 7580 5533

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 020 7580 5533

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 020 7580 5533

…and 32 more dates until 23 May

Mandalas in Nature Weekend Course

A two-day painting course drawing inspiration from mandalas found in nature, led by Elizabeth Mitchell.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 2 May

£95 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776/4770

Sun 3 May

£95 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776/4770

Raphael's Legacy: Italian Design in the 16th Century

Designs for prints, silver and gold vessels from the school of Raphael.

Christ Church Picture Gallery, Oxford

Mon 20 Apr

£4; members of Oxford University free (£2) / 01865 276172

Wed 22 Apr

£4; members of Oxford University free (£2) / 01865 276172

Thu 23 Apr

£4; members of Oxford University free (£2) / 01865 276172

…and 23 more dates until 25 May

Scottish Civic Trust: My Place

The Scottish Civic Trust’s My Place exhibition 2015 invites you to celebrate the built environment, place and architecture through its annual projects that encourage involvement from the communities of Scotland. My Place has three distinct strands: My Place Photography Competition for school aged children, aimed at…

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5365

…and 15 more dates until 6 May