Evening events, Visual art, Contemporary

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Charlotte & The Charlatan

Performance-exhibition using dance, spoken word, theatre, illustration, costume and textiles.

The Community Space, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Apr

£5 including a glass of wine or alternative drink

Daleya Marohn: The Future's Bright The Future's Apple

London-based artist explores the biblical story of Adam and Eve, and our relationships with technology and addiction.

Shipton Street Gallery, London E2

Sun 10 May

Free / 020 7729 3739

Fri 15 May

Free / 020 7729 3739

Sat 16 May

Free / 020 7729 3739

…and 7 more dates until 31 May

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.

Stewart Bryden: Something Manly

First solo exhibition from Scottish photographer.

The Brotique, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 0131 623 7770

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

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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.

The Anxiety of Influence: An Evening with Glenn Ligon

Talk from the artist whose Encounters and Collisions exhibition is running concurrently at the gallery.

Nottingham Contemporary

Wed 13 May

Free / 0115 948 9750

At the Intersections: The … And Beyond Institute of Further Research

Artist Sonya Dyer leads a think tank exploring intersectionality and the black female body in time and space.

Nottingham Contemporary

Wed 10 Jun

Free / 0115 948 9750

Celebrating Sanctuary

Works in a variety of media.

ORT Cafe, Birmingham

Sat 25 Apr

£5

Critical Citizenship, Activism and Art

A talk about better working conditions in the arts.

Nottingham Contemporary

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0115 948 9750

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Endangered Species

Images depicting animals which are endangered, from 20 artists.

MYA Gallery, London E1

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

…and 41 more dates until 12 Jun

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

Gitoon x UCH Spring Exhibition

Collaborative exhibition of international works.

Street Gallery, UCLH, London NW1

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 020 7387 9300

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 020 7387 9300

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 020 7387 9300

…and 41 more dates until 3 Jun

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

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Graham Fagen: Scotland + Venice

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

Hospitalfield House, Arbroath

Thu 23 Apr

£5 (students and members free) / 01241 656124

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 20 May

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

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GSA Feminist Society: The F Word

Exhibition of differing forms of visual art from GSA students and graduates, with contemporary feminist perspectives. Drinks are available and there's music from female DJs.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Mon 11 May

Free / 0141 222 2254

Tue 12 May

Free / 0141 222 2254

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

Interim: Wojiech Kosma, Timothy Murray, Llewellyn Reichman And Jessica Lauren Elizabeth Taylor

Performance project featuring Wojciech Kosma, Timothy Murray, Llewellyn Reichman and Jessica Lauren Elizabeth Taylor.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 020 8981 4518

Jeannette Elhers: Whip It Good

A series of seven powerful performances by Danish-Trinidadian artist Jeannette Ehlers. Doors open 6:30pm for 7pm start.

Rivington Place, London EC2A

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 02077 491240

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 02077 491240

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 02077 491240

…and 4 more dates until 30 Apr

Keren McGeady and Mandy Meissner

Paintings by local artists

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Fri 1 May

Free / 0131 555 7019

Exhibition launch, with a chance to meet the artists.

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Launch Event: Faiza Butt: Paracosm

New Art Exchange is proud to present the first major survey of Faiza Butt's work in a British public gallery.

New Art Exchange, Nottingham

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0115 924 8630

Lecture by Professor Nick Wade

To further explore the subject of Derek Michael Besant’s exhibition, Prof Wade presents his research into representation of space and motion in human vision, as well as the relationship between visual science and visual art.

Edinburgh Printmakers

Thu 20 Aug

Free but ticketed / 0131 557 2479

Limitaction Chapter 2: Privacy

Art exploring the prioritisation of business over community needs.

London Metropolitan University, E1

Thu 7 May

Free

Thu 4 Jun

Free

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.

Manger

Charmatz presents a dispersed version of his work manger. This unique version addresses the scale of the Turbine Hall, while offering an intimate relation to the work.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Fri 15 May

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 20:15 Manger Tate Modern, London

Sat 16 May

Free / 020 7887 8888

  • 20:15 Manger Tate Modern, London
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