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Take One Picture 2019

See how children have been inspired by Joseph Wright 'of Derby'. Every year, as part of our Take One Picture programme, we invite primary schools nationwide to focus on one of our paintings and respond creatively to its themes and subject matter, historical context, or composition. Take One Picture aims to inspire…

The National Gallery, London WC2N

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 020 7747 2885

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 020 7747 2885

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 020 7747 2885

…and 49 more dates until 11 Aug

Tate Tap Takeover: Collective Arts Brewing

Join us for a special Canadian art and brewing tap takeover

Tate Modern, London SE1

Wed 26 Jun

£19.95 / 020 7887 8888

TCF Handmade Gift Fairs

Handmade gifts and crafts from local people.

St Mary's Church Hall, Twickenham

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 020 8744 2693

  • 13:30 – 17:00

Sat 21 Sep

Free / 020 8744 2693

  • 13:30 – 17:00

Sat 26 Oct

Free / 020 8744 2693

  • 13:30 – 17:00

Sat 7 Dec

Free / 020 8744 2693

  • 13:30 – 17:00

Thinking About the Future of Iran in Drumchapel

Thinking About the Future of Iran in Drumchapel is an exhibition of photos taken on a walk guided by Iranian musician Mohammad Mohammadi Champiri in response to the question of what he would take into the future. The question was posed as part of a round-table discussion with artist Anahita Razmi and curator at Glasgow…

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 0141 334 2422

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 0141 334 2422

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 0141 334 2422

Part of Refugee Festival Scotland.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 7 more dates until 30 Jun

Tracey Emin: Roman Standard

A tribute to Liverpool’s famed Liver Bird,  Roman Standard  was Emin’s first public art project. She describes the sculpture, often mistaken as a real bird, as a symbol of “hope, faith and spirituality” that acts as a point of contemplation. Discover the sculpture in our courtyard garden where it forms a link between…

Pallant House Gallery, Chichester

Fri 21 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01243 774557

Sat 22 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01243 774557

Sun 23 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01243 774557

…and 54 more dates until 25 Aug

Trading Zone

The return of the interdisciplinary student show featuring work by University of Edinburgh students.

Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 0131 650 2210

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 0131 650 2210

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Turner: Northern Exposure

Exhibition of works from Turner's first tour of the North of England.

The Granary Gallery, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 01289 330999

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 01289 330999

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 01289 330999

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 64 more dates until 13 Oct

Twisted Village Festival

Environmentally and family-friendly performing arts and music festival.

Vicarage Farm, Winchester

Fri 16 Aug

£105

  • 12:00 – 02:00

Sat 17 Aug

£105

  • 12:00 – 02:00

Sun 18 Aug

£105

  • 12:00 – 02:00

Uniqlo Tate Lates

Experience the gallery after-hours with a mix of art, music, film and workshops

Tate Modern, London SE1

Fri 28 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7887 8888

Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt

Exhibition focusing on the design aspect of an unlikely medium: video games. Exploring the work that has been done in the area since the mid-2000s, this exhibition, alongside a series of events, talks, commissions and workshops, reflects on the complexity of video games and the international debates surrounding them.

V&A Museum of Design Dundee

Thu 20 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £6–£12 / 01382 305665

Fri 21 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £6–£12 / 01382 305665

Sat 22 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £6–£12 / 01382 305665

…and 78 more dates until 8 Sep

VIP Photography Safari

Learn how to take photos of animals up close at this photographic safari. Limited to six photographers only, lunch is included.

West Midlands Safari Park, Bewdley

Tue 9 Jul

£195 / 07971322343

Thu 12 Sep

£195 / 07971322343

Winter Lights at Himley Hall

Light show at Himley Hall and the surrounding woodland.

Himley Hall and Park, Dudley

Fri 13 Dec

£8 (Children £3; under 11s free) / 01384 817817

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Sun 15 Dec

£8 (Children £3; under 11s free) / 01384 817817

  • 19:00 – 23:00

World Gin Day At The Ashmolean

Come and join us for ice cold gin and tonics, deckchairs in the sun, cocktail making, gin tastings, ice creams, and light snacks.

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Mon 8 Jun 2020

Forecourt

Prices to be confirmed / 01865 278000

Yvonne Clark

Exhibition of paintings by local artist Yvonne Clark.

Airdrie Town Hall

Mon 11 Nov

Free / 01698 403120

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Tue 12 Nov

Free / 01698 403120

  • 09:00 – 16:00

Wed 13 Nov

Free / 01698 403120

  • 09:00 – 16:00
…and 33 more dates until 16 Dec

Kagyu Samye Dzong, Glasgow

Mon 24 Jun

£15 including materials / 07852 785090

  • 19:00 – 20:30

日本の陶芸家 三人展:: An Exhibition of Three Japanese Potters

Rare exhibition of over 25 works by Japan's Shinichi Sawada.

Sway Gallery, London EC1V

Tue 9 Jul

Free / 020 7637 1700

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Wed 10 Jul

Free / 020 7637 1700

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Thu 11 Jul

Free / 020 7637 1700

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 6 more dates until 17 Jul

10 Strong: Elemental II

Multidisciplinary exhibition of works by the artist collective 10 Strong.

Farfield Mill Arts & Heritage Centre, Sedbergh

Fri 21 Jun

£4.05–£4.50 / 01539 621958

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sat 22 Jun

£4.05–£4.50 / 01539 621958

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sun 23 Jun

£4.05–£4.50 / 01539 621958

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 14 more dates until 7 Jul

100 Years Of Bradford Painters

Paintings by the West Yorkshire painters from the period 1850 and 1950, when Bradford boomed from the textile industry, to the cultural changes in the city.

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 01274 431212

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 01274 431212

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 01274 431212

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 9 more dates until 6 Jul

10000 Gestures

Join us for this major work, celebrating the impermanence of dance

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sat 22 Jun

£20 / 020 7887 8888

Sun 23 Jun

£20 / 020 7887 8888

10000 Gestures, Lecture Demonstration

Join us for this free lecture-demonstration where Charmatz will playfully deconstruct 10000 Gestures before its evening presentation

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sat 22 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7887 8888

10000 Gestures, Solo Line-Up

Join us for this selection of solos from Boris Charmatz's 10000 Gestures

Tate Modern, London SE1

Sun 23 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7887 8888

157th International Exhibition of Photography 2019

Edinburgh Photographic Society The renowned Edinburgh International Exhibition of Photography, now in its 157th year, showcases the very best of modern photography from entrants worldwide. Over 2000 prints are submitted by over 300 photographers from about 40 countries. An international panel of selectors choose the…

Edinburgh Photographic Society

Mon 29 Jul

Exhibition Hall

£5 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 30 Jul

Exhibition Hall

£5 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 31 Jul

Exhibition Hall

£5 (£4)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 25 more dates until 25 Aug

The 1920s: Crisis and innovation

The 1920s was a time of unprecedented change, after the trauma of the First World War. In America and Western Europe there was great prosperity and artistic innovation, with the new Art Deco style. At the same time there was economic and political crisis in Germany and Central Europe. In Russia the new dawn of Revolution…

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Fri 21 Jun

Free / 01223 332900

Sat 22 Jun

Free / 01223 332900

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 01223 332900

…and 6 more dates until 30 Jun

20th Century Glasgow on Film

See what life in Glasgow looked like in the 20th century at this guided tour of vintage videos, led by curator Liam Paterson.

Kelvin Hall, Glasgow

Wed 26 Jun

Free but ticketed / 0141 276 1450

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Mats Staub, Swiss Selection Edinburgh When did you turn 21? In this ambitious video installation, Mats Staub explores how world history is mirrored in personal memories. From Germany to South Africa, Australia to Scotland, he interviews more than 200 people from all age groups and backgrounds about their memories of…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Lower Cafe Gallery

£5 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

Lower Cafe Gallery

£5 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Lower Cafe Gallery

£8 / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug