Evening events, Visual art, Contemporary

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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

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

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

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

Caravan Gallery

The Caravan Gallery will reveal work citywide across Sunderland in conjunction with both a major exhibition of their work at Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art.

Northern Gallery For Contemporary Art, Sunderland

Wed 1 Apr

Phone for prices / 0191 561 8407

  • 18:00 – 20:00 Caravan Gallery Northern Gallery For Contemporary Art, Sunderland

Thu 2 Apr

Phone for prices / 0191 561 8407

  • 18:00 – 20:00 Caravan Gallery Northern Gallery For Contemporary Art, Sunderland

Fri 3 Apr

Phone for prices / 0191 561 8407

  • 18:00 – 20:00 Caravan Gallery Northern Gallery For Contemporary Art, Sunderland
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Celebrating Sanctuary

Works in a variety of media.

ORT Cafe, Birmingham

Sat 25 Apr

£5

Final Hours

For the final hours of Drawing Biennial 2015 online auction we are remaining open for those wishing a last chance to view work before placing their bids.

Drawing Room, London SE1

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 020 7394 5657

Gordon Douglas: The Garden is Our Wall

Collaborative show involving other participants, originating in a discussion about Krakow's Planty Park, a green belt around the old city which was created to replace the old city walls.

CCA, Glasgow

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Ink & Drink

Music, talks and demonstrations by practising contemporary artists, as well as the opportunity to create your own artworks.

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 4 Jun

£10 / 0191 232 7734

Li Binyuan: Social Behaviours

Li Binyuan is a young artist living, working and disturbing Beijing's everyday life with impromptu artistic interventions. He is challenging political and social restrictions, using his body as the medium of this sensuous production.

Centre For Chinese Contemporary Art, Manchester

Thu 9 Apr

Free

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Limitaction Chapter 2: Privacy

Art exploring the prioritisation of business over community needs.

London Metropolitan University, E1

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Thu 7 May

Free

Thu 4 Jun

Free

Multivalent

Mixed works by artists from Lancaster's Luneside studios marking 23 years of providing spaces for artists.

The Dukes, Lancaster

Sun 31 May

Dukes Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Sun 7 Jun

Dukes Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Sun 14 Jun

Dukes Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jun

N2NW Glasgow Kelvin College Art Degree show

Degree show by applied arts students at Glasgow Kelvin College.

Glasgow Kelvin College West End Campus

Fri 29 May

Free / 0141 630 5000

Nudes In The Hood

A showcase for work by artists who have been attending life drawing classes in Tottenham for the past year.

Craving Coffee, London N15

Thu 2 Apr

Free Entry / Food & Drink available for purchase.

Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include the Proclaimers, Jools Holland, King Creosote, Courtney Pine, La Boheme, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Marines Band, The Only Way is Downton, Simpy Gershwin, the Sixteen, Red Priest, Scottish Opera, John Suchet, Headphone…

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 21 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Fri 22 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Sat 23 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

…and 8 more dates until 31 May

Rie Nakajima, Aki Onda and David Toop

The three artists present an experimental, contemporary performance which refers to their relationship with music.

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Thu 9 Apr

Purcell Room

£10 / 0844 875 0073

S.d.Ch: A Makeshift Imitatio Christi

Collages and comics by Czech artist Miloslav Vojtíšek.

DIVUS, London SE8

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 020 8692 5157

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 020 8692 5157

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 020 8692 5157

…and 50 more dates until 23 May

Simon Callery: Soft Painting

Paintings made by the artist in collaboration with local artists and fine art students.

Bonington Gallery, Nottingham

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0115 848 8446

Please RSVP to attend: boningtongallery@ntu.ac.uk.

Wildlife Artist Of The Year

Photographs, paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture by various artists.

Mall Galleries, London SW1Y

Mon 29 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7930 6844

Launch night.