Afternoon events, Visual art, Mixed media

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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

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 07847 244217

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 07847 244217

John Craske: Threads

The Gallery at Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is pleased to be working alongside writer Julia Blackburn to bring a unique exhibition of John Craske's beautiful paintings and tapestries to Norwich. Co-curated by NUA and Aldeburgh Music.

The Gallery at NUA, Norwich

Tue 12 May

Free

Wed 13 May

Free

Thu 14 May

Free

…and 17 more dates until 6 Jun

Omar Hassan: Breaking Through

Italian-Egyptian artist with a background in street art, whose chief instrument is the spray can.

Contini Art UK, London W1S

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 020 7495 5101

Sun 3 May

Free / 020 7495 5101

Sun 10 May

Free / 020 7495 5101

…and 4 more dates until 7 Jun

Possibilities of the Object: Experiments in Modern and Contemporary Brazilian Art

A group exhibition looking at the ways in which Brazilian artists made cutting-edge art from the 1950s to the 70s. Curated by Paulo Venancio Filho, the featured artists are Artur Barrio, Waltércio Caldas, Sergio Camargo, Aluísio Carvao, Amílcar de Castro, Willys de Castro, Lygia Clark, Antonio Dias, Ferreira Gullar, Jac…

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 10 May

Free / 0131 225 2383

…and 2 more dates until 24 May

Roman Remains

Six international artists, who were resident at the British School at Rome in 2014, reunite to consider how their time in the city has influenced their individual practices.

Regents Studios, London E8

Fri 24 Apr

Free

Sat 25 Apr

Free

Sun 26 Apr

Free

…and 9 more dates until 17 May back to top

Aideen Doran Solo Exhibition

Aideen Doran at Grand Union this spring, where she will lead an investigative, creative research project interrogating the idea of the city as a space for artistic, economic and ideological production.

Grand Union, Birmingham

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 0121 643 9079

…and 11 more dates until 14 May

Amy Petra Woodward & Diana Edmunds: Trip The Light

Sensory works and installations created using colour, surface and industrial materials or processes.

Art House1, London SE1

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 07713 189249

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 07713 189249

Bath Spa Mixed Media Textiles Exhibition: The Fabric Of Memory

Works created in mixed media and textiles by the students of Bath Spa University.

The American Museum In Britain, Bath

Tue 26 May

£10 museum, exhibitions & gardens; £6 garden only ( £27.50; £5; £5; Children £3.50) / 01225 460503

Wed 27 May

£10 museum, exhibitions & gardens; £6 garden only ( £27.50; £5; £5; Children £3.50) / 01225 460503

Thu 28 May

£10 museum, exhibitions & gardens; £6 garden only ( £27.50; £5; £5; Children £3.50) / 01225 460503

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Bob And Roberta Smith 'Why I Am So Angry'

Exhibition by Bob and Roberta Smith, 'Why I Am So Angry', an artful stand against government attacks on art. Bob is standing as independent candidate against former Education Secretary Michael Gove who paved the governments disregard for arts.

Handel Street Projects, London N1

Wed 22 Apr

Free

Thu 23 Apr

Free

Fri 24 Apr

Free

…and 6 more dates until 8 May

The Clive Beardsmore Gift: Interventions In The Garman Ryan Galleries

Displayed in the themed context of the Garman Ryan rooms, these permanently gifted artworks from private collector Beardsmore, who worked as an assistant to curator Michael Mosesson in the early 1970s, include examples by leading Modern British Artists such as Edward Bawden, John Bratby, Laura Knight, Graham Sutherland…

The New Art Gallery Walsall

Sun 26 Apr

Floors 1 & 2

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 3 May

Floors 1 & 2

Free / 01922 654400

Sun 10 May

Floors 1 & 2

Free / 01922 654400

…and 33 more dates until 27 Dec back to top

Earthworks Exhibition

Group show consisting of creative responses to the natural world in Scotland.

Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Apr

Sun 26 Apr

Eat Abstractedly

Group show with works by Ketuta Alexi-Meskhishvili, Daniel Gordon, Margarete Jakschik, Annette Kelm, Torbjørn Rødland, Kathrin Sonntag and Hayley Tompkins.

Mary Mary, Glasgow

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 226 2257

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0141 226 2257

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 0141 226 2257

…and 27 more dates until 30 May

Faisal Abdu'Allah: Profit & Loss

Virtual installation providing insight into Castle Mill Works past functions and heritage.

Castle Mills Works, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Jun

Free

Fourth Eye Mandala Installation

Large mandalas with projections, accompanied by trance music.

Glastonbury Galleries

Sun 19 Apr

£10 (£5) / 01458 837888

Note: exhibition is not suitable for people with photosensitive epilepsy.

Mon 20 Apr

£10 (£5) / 01458 837888

Note: exhibition is not suitable for people with photosensitive epilepsy.

Tue 21 Apr

£10 (£5) / 01458 837888

Note: exhibition is not suitable for people with photosensitive epilepsy.

Frances Disley: Metamorphosis

This exhibition looks at the artists experiments with colour and technique, from photography to large scale linocuts.

Grosvenor Museum, Chester

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 01244 402008

Sun 3 May

Free / 01244 402008

Sun 10 May

Free / 01244 402008

…and 10 more dates until 19 Jul back to top

Freud The Physician

Organised jointly by the Royal Society of Medicine and the Freud Museum London, this exhibition will explore and celebrate the pre-psychoanalytical career of Sigmund Freud.

Freud Museum, London NW3

Thu 30 Apr

£7 (£4; £5; £4) / 020 7435 2002

Fri 1 May

£7 (£4; £5; £4) / 020 7435 2002

Sat 2 May

£7 (£4; £5; £4) / 020 7435 2002

…and 26 more dates until 7 Jun

Gallery Ten at Collect 2015

Work from the gallery artists is available to view on stand 7.5.

Saatchi Gallery, London SW3

Fri 8 May

£12 in advance, £17 on the door / 020 7811 3070

Sat 9 May

£12 in advance, £17 on the door / 020 7811 3070

Sun 10 May

£12 in advance, £17 on the door / 020 7811 3070

Mon 11 May

£12 in advance, £17 on the door / 020 7811 3070

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things

Mixed works in a variety of media that respond to themes of heartache, breaking up, disenchantment and the dark side of the funfair. Featuring works by Jeremy Bailey, Declan Clarke, Basim Magdy, Jessey Tsang, Douglas Coupland, Irina Gheorghe and Wu Tsang.

Home, Manchester

Fri 22 May

Free / 0161 200 1500

Sat 23 May

Free / 0161 200 1500

Sun 24 May

Free / 0161 200 1500

…and 54 more dates until 26 Jul

Jason File: An Ornament and a Safeguard

Solo exhibition by American-British artist Jason File.

The Ryder Projects, London E2

Wed 29 Apr

Free

Thu 30 Apr

Free

Fri 1 May

Free

…and 21 more dates until 6 Jun

[K-rei-t] By Ben Nathan

This is Ben Nathan's second solo show of works that explore the symbols, objects and viewpoints discovered in the urban landscape of Seoul.

43 Inverness Street, London NW1

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 020 7482 3594

Sat 2 May

Free / 020 7482 3594

Sat 9 May

Free / 020 7482 3594

…and 2 more dates until 23 May back to top

Kenwood Stories

The art collections and stories of Kenwood come alive through narrative and live interpretation as told by Kenwood volunteers

Kenwood House, London NW3

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 020 8348 1286

Sun 26 Jul

Free / 020 8348 1286

Sun 30 Aug

Free / 020 8348 1286

…and 6 more dates until 28 Feb 2016

Kerry Day

Mixed-media canvases exploring the unpredictable and dynamic nature of the human body.

Tobacco Factory, Bristol

Mon 20 Apr

The Snug

Free / 0117 902 0344

  • 12:00 – 23:00 Kerry Day Tobacco Factory, Bristol

Tue 21 Apr

The Snug

Free / 0117 902 0344

  • 12:00 – 23:00 Kerry Day Tobacco Factory, Bristol

The Lumen Prize Exhibition

The Lumen Prize stages an incredibly atmospheric show of winners' work in the final stop on their global tour. A diverse range of artists' work makes for an absorbing and stimulating celebration of the ever evolving genre of digital art.

The Crypt Gallery, London NW1

Thu 14 May

Free / 020 7388 1461

Fri 15 May

Free / 020 7388 1461

Sat 16 May

Free / 020 7388 1461

…and 4 more dates until 22 May

The Measure Of All Things

The Measure of All Things is a new live cinema performance by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Sam Green (The Weather Underground) with acclaimed chamber group yMusic. Loosely inspired by the Guinness Book of Records, Green weaves together a series of poetic portraits of record-holding people, places and things: the…

The Old Market, Hove

Sun 24 May

£15 / 01273 201800

Northern Women's Art Collective Spring Exhibition

Contemporary painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking and photography by eighteen emerging female artists.

Nexus Art Cafe, Manchester

Sun 26 Apr

Free

Sun 3 May

Free

Sun 10 May

Free

…and 3 more dates until 31 May back to top