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Naked Eye: Pop-up Exhibition

Live performance engaging with the human body, with video projections involving nudity.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0131 661 1924

Ken Cox: Poetry Machines

CHELSEA space is pleased to announce Ken Cox: Poetry Machines as the second exhibition in our spring program.

Chelsea College Of Art And Design, London SW1P

Wed 29 Apr

Chelsea Space

Free / 020 7514 7751

Thu 30 Apr

Chelsea Space

Free / 020 7514 7751

Fri 1 May

Chelsea Space

Free / 020 7514 7751

…and 15 more dates until 5 Jun

Antony Gormley

Antony Gormley's installation of over 40,000 clay figures endures as one of his best-loved works. Set in the Victorian gothic revival splendour of 20-21's gallery spaces, Field for the British Isles promises a moving and unforgettable experience.

20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 01724 297070

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 01724 297070

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 01724 297070

…and 47 more dates until 27 Jun

Anne Hardy

Photographed sculptural installations from the English artist.

The Common Guild, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow

Sun 7 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow

Wed 10 Jun

Free / 0141 428 3022

  • 12:00 – 17:00 Anne Hardy The Common Guild, Glasgow
…and 44 more dates until 9 Aug

Christine Borland and Brody Conlon: Circles of Focus

Collaborative artwork exploring human body donation as a site for artistic research and practice.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0141 352 4900

…and 22 more dates until 17 May back to top

Dark Matters

Art inspired by the themes of dark matter, the hypothetical matter which accounts for otherwise inexplicable gravitational effects, and dark energy, a widely accepted hypothetical form of energy which accelerates the expansion of the universe.

Edinburgh Printmakers

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0131 557 2479

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0131 557 2479

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0131 557 2479

…and 22 more dates until 23 May

Joanne Tinker: Collections

Art made using recycled objects, from chocolate wrappers to wire-framed wine bottle corks.

Woolff Gallery, London W1T

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0207 631 0551

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0207 631 0551

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0207 631 0551

…and 2 more dates until 24 Apr

Liz Larner: Space is better than time, but time is OK

Work by renowned American installation artist.

The Modern Institute, Glasgow

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0141 248 3711

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 248 3711

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0141 248 3711

…and 27 more dates until 23 May

Making Art Out Of Manchester's Windy Weather

An immersion light installation in the plaza between The Lowry and the Lowry Outlet, commissioned for Quays Culture and The University of Salford, that perceives the wind as an illuminated and chaotic force.

The Lowry Outlet Mall, Salford

Sun 19 Apr

Lowry Plaza

Free / 0161 848 1850

Mon 20 Apr

Lowry Plaza

Free / 0161 848 1850

Tue 21 Apr

Lowry Plaza

Free / 0161 848 1850

…and 9 more dates until 30 Apr

Paul Schwer: The Shape of Things To Come

Pi Artworks London is pleased to announce Paul Schwer's first solo exhibition with the London gallery, from 9th April until 16th May 2015. The show features Schwer's humorous, transcendentally beautiful rainbow plexiglass sculptures.

Pi Artworks, London W1W

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 02076 378403

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 02076 378403

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 02076 378403

…and 15 more dates until 9 May back to top

Romuald Hazoume: Dance of the Butterflies

The artist from Benin takes over the museum's Living Worlds gallery with his new artwork, which features hundreds of butterflies made from off-cuts of vibrant African wax-print fabrics.

The Manchester Museum

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0161 275 2634

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0161 275 2634

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0161 275 2634

…and 254 more dates until 31 Dec

100 Days: The Rwandan Genocide Twenty Years Later

Photographs, videos and multimedia installations exploring one of Africa's darkest periods, which saw the murder of 800,000 people and the rape of 500,000, following the assassination of the Rwandan and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira.

The Herbert, Coventry

Mon 20 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Tue 21 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

Wed 22 Apr

Peace and Reconciliation Gallery

Free / 024 7683 2386

…and 8 more dates until 30 Apr

3 Branches Of The Same Tree: Art, Science And Education

3 Branches of the Same Tree explores areas of science that are often difficult to comprehend and how the subject is received in educational settings.

Pump House Gallery, London SW11

Thu 23 Apr

Free

Fri 24 Apr

Free

Sat 25 Apr

Free

…and 21 more dates until 31 May

Aabru Art's Transcending Boundaries 2015

The largest selling modern and contemporary West African art show in London featuring work by 35 Nigerian artists.

Asia House, London W1G

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 07847 244217

Aaron Barclay: En Masse

An installation which takes a tiny noise and multiplies it, exploring the way in which inconsequential little sounds gradually add up to something which cannot be overlooked.

Bath Artists' Studios

Thu 23 Apr

Phone for prices / 01225 482480

Fri 24 Apr

Phone for prices / 01225 482480

Sat 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01225 482480

Sun 26 Apr

Phone for prices / 01225 482480

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Actinic Festival

Festival devoted to artists working at the intersection of analogue photography and other media.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Fri 26 Jun

Free but some exhibitions may invite donations

Sat 27 Jun

Free but some exhibitions may invite donations

Sun 28 Jun

Free but some exhibitions may invite donations

…and 28 more dates until 26 Jul

Agnes Varda Installation

We are delighted to celebrate legendary French filmmaker Agnes Varda throughout this year's Festival programme with a gallery installation, a short selection of her films, plus a very special personal appearance. Agnes Varda was recently awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the European Film Academy for her outstanding…

University Of Brighton Gallery

Sat 2 May

Free / 01273 643010

Sun 3 May

Free / 01273 643010

Mon 4 May

Free / 01273 643010

…and 20 more dates until 24 May

Aground

An ephemeral installation derived from the concrete sea defences below the cliffs between Folkestone and Dover. Composed of photographic prints and painted card, they cover the entire space and are integrated into the gallery's architectural details.

Folkestone Library

Sat 9 May

Free / 01303 256710

  • 09:00 – 17:00 Aground Folkestone Library

Mon 11 May

Free / 01303 256710

  • 09:00 – 18:00 Aground Folkestone Library

Tue 12 May

Free / 01303 256710

  • 09:00 – 18:00 Aground Folkestone Library
…and 27 more dates until 12 Jun

Alighiero Boetti

A recreation of a wall from the flat of noted Italian conceptualist Aligihiero Boetti, which the artist used to post items he found inspiring.

Mazzoleni Art, London W1S

Fri 5 Jun

Free

Sat 6 Jun

Free

Mon 8 Jun

Free

…and 46 more dates until 31 Jul

Amy Sharrocks: Museum Of Water

A collection of publicly donated water and accompanying stories.

The Arches, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour 2015.

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour 2015.

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 565 1000

Part of Behaviour 2015.

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Aperture by Robert Orchardson

British artist Robert Orchardson is to turn Greenwich Peninsula's NOW Gallery into an 'exploded' reflecting telescope with his new installation based exhibition, Aperture, running from 30 January - 24 April 2015.

Greenwich Peninsula, London SE10

Sun 19 Apr

Free

Mon 20 Apr

Free

Tue 21 Apr

Free

…and 3 more dates until 24 Apr

Aperture By Robert Orchardson

The British artist presents a new installation piece which uses large scale photographs to create an encompassing telescopic space.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 020 7887 8888

Mon 20 Apr

Free / 020 7887 8888

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 3 more dates until 24 Apr

Asli Çavuşoğlu: Murder in Three Acts

A three-act crime drama, scripted by the artist and shot and performed at the Frieze Art Fair in 2012 by a professional crew and cast, presented along with behind-the-scenes footage. The idea is to use the format of crime drama to underline how a story is constructed and legitimized by being anchored in expertise.

Market Gallery, Glasgow

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 556 7276

Automan Nerve End

Educational Installation art by David Jones - Anything is possible if you switch on the light of your mind and walk in the right direction. When the light is off and you're walking in the wrong direction…

Artizan Art Gallery, Torquay

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 01803 428626

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 01803 428626

Thu 30 Apr

Free / 01803 428626

…and 8 more dates until 9 May

B.I.N.G.O By Henry/Bragg

B.I.N.G.O is a series of photographic works and a film installation of bingo players and the spaces they occupy.

CC Gallery, London SE23

Fri 22 May

Free

Sat 23 May

Free

Sun 24 May

Free

…and 20 more dates until 28 Jun back to top