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Up, Down and Around

Collaboration between students from two different art schools: the GSA in Glasgow and the Kunsthøgskolen in Bergen, Norway.

Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 0141 287 3050

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0141 287 3050

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0141 287 3050

…and 9 more dates until 12 Apr

Art on the Exchange

Artists and performers – including in visual art, street theatre and music – show off their talent in Royal Exchange Square. Presented by Art on Scotland.

Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 07889 797022

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 07889 797022

Sat 2 May

Free / 07889 797022

…and 17 more dates until 5 Dec

Artist Rooms: Robert Mapplethorpe

Moving, arresting and truly significant work by prolific American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Featuring ground-breaking portraiture of his contemporaries – Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Patti Smith – and his iconic self-portraits.

Clydebank Museum, Glasgow

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 0141 562 2400

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0141 562 2400

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0141 562 2400

…and 43 more dates until 23 May

Dunbar Street Art Trail

Walk the streets of Dunbar looking at art.

Various venues: Dunbar

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01450 218 121

Erich Salomon & Barbara Klemm: A Leap in Time

Work by two German photojournalists: Salomon (1886–1944) photographed the political and social elite, sometimes with a hidden camera, catching the rich and famous in unguarded moments; Klemm (b. 1939) recorded historic moments with unobtrusive skill and sensitivity, producing famous images of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Stills, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6200

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6200

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6200

…and 2 more dates until 5 Apr back to top

Except The Mirror

Photography exploring the relationship between objects in space, found images and the externalisation of thought, by Sophie Clements, Annie MacDonell, Tom Lovelace, Richard Paul, Melanie Stidolph and Alice Walton.

Artsmith LIVE, Derby

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 07878 591 540

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 07878 591 540

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 07878 591 540

…and 9 more dates until 12 Apr

Film Photography Day Party

Lomography UK will be joining in the worldwide Film Photography Day Celebrations with a full day of workshops, giveaways, a new exhibition and a giant camera Pinata filled with treats. Come and join us at the Soho Store just off of Carnaby St.

Lomography Gallery Soho, London W1F

Sat 11 Apr

Free / 020 7434 2420

Kaleidoscope

'Kaleidoscope' is an exhibition showcasing 12 hand-selected artists that have created, inspired and lead the Urban art movement in Spain over the past 10 years.

MYA Gallery, London E1

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 020 7247 2434

…and 14 more dates until 19 Apr

ARTIST ROOMS: Diane Arbus

Compelling collection of works by the photographer who was repeatedly drawn to the fringes of society.

Kirkcaldy Galleries

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

…and 58 more dates until 31 May

Francine Isaacs - Local Green Champions: Making A Difference

Commissioned by the Green Hub, Francine Isaacs researched and documented 'local green champions' highlighting the role of people acting locally to combat climate change. Photo portraits and edited interviews create a positive and inspirational mood.

The Workhouse, Llanfyllin

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

…and 7 more dates until 10 Apr back to top

Harry Cory Wright: Anglia

Images of the Eastern lowlands of the British Isles.

Eleven, London SW1W

Thu 14 May

Free / 020 7823 5540

Fri 15 May

Free / 020 7823 5540

Sat 16 May

Free / 020 7823 5540

…and 45 more dates until 18 Jul

Kevin Cummins: Disclosure

Photographic portraits of some of the most iconic rock stars from the last 40 years, featuring images of The Smiths, Manic Street Preachers, Joy Division, Liam Gallagher and The Stone Roses.

Lucy Bell Gallery, St. Leonards-on-Sea

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 01424 434828

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 01424 434828

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 01424 434828

…and 6 more dates until 11 Apr

L8 Unseen

An exhibition of portrait photography and filmed interviews exploring the communities living in the postcode made infamous by the '81 riots. Over 54 nationalities have settled in the area, some generations ago. Discover their stories

Museum of Liverpool

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0151 478 4545

  • 10:00 – 17:00 L8 Unseen Museum of Liverpool

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 0151 478 4545

  • 10:00 – 17:00 L8 Unseen Museum of Liverpool

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0151 478 4545

  • 10:00 – 17:00 L8 Unseen Museum of Liverpool
…and 154 more dates until 6 Sep

Margaret Watkins: Glasgow in the 1930s II

Images of Glasgow from the distinguished Canadian-born photographer.

The Hidden Lane Gallery, Glasgow

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 07760 669011

Michael Swarbrick: Truth Or Consequences

Photographs looking at the area around Spaceport America in New Mexico.

The Dukes, Lancaster

Wed 1 Apr

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Thu 2 Apr

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Fri 3 Apr

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

…and 23 more dates until 26 Apr back to top

Step Into The Light With Lightworks: Contemporary Photography

Banish the darkness of winter and step into the light with Lightworks: Contemporary Photography, at Mottisfont. Discover an international selection of accomplished artists whose mesmerizing photographic works focus on the effects of light.

National Trust: Mottisfont Abbey, Garden, House & Estate, Romsey

Wed 1 Apr

£13 (Children £6.25; £31.25) / 01794 340 757

Thu 2 Apr

£13 (Children £6.25; £31.25) / 01794 340 757

Fri 3 Apr

£13 (Children £6.25; £31.25) / 01794 340 757

…and 16 more dates until 19 Apr

What The Harpur Crewe's Built' Photography Exhibition

An exhibition showcasing the entries and winners of the Calke Abbey photography competition.

National Trust: Calke Abbey, Derby

Sat 4 Apr

Free, plus admission £8.20, child £4.10, family £20.50 / 01332 863822

Sun 5 Apr

Free, plus admission £8.20, child £4.10, family £20.50 / 01332 863822

Mon 6 Apr

Free, plus admission £8.20, child £4.10, family £20.50 / 01332 863822

…and 13 more dates until 19 Apr

Charlie Waite

Landscape photographs by the artist whose style is often considered to be unique, in that his photographs convey an almost spiritual quality of serenity and calm.

Theatr Colwyn And Cinema, Colwyn Bay

Sat 23 May

£10 / 01492 532668

Dragica Carlin: A Myriad of Marks

Abstract paintings from Croatian artist resident in London.

Lollipop Gallery, London E1

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

…and 23 more dates until 26 Apr

Error: An Art Exhibition Introducing Emerging Estonian Artists

ERROR is Gabo Manchano Gallery's latest curatorial exhibition. Introducing emerging Estonian artists Lilian Hiob, Saskia Jarve, Mauri Gross, Gerli Kont, and Ulla Juske, Gabo Manchano Gallery in association with Leyden Gallery

Leyden Gallery, London E1

Wed 1 Apr

Free

Thu 2 Apr

Free

Fri 3 Apr

Free

Sat 4 Apr

Free

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In Focus: Taryn Simon's A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters

Dr Benjamin Greenman discusses the work of American artist Taryn Simon, whose work A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters examines the bloodlines of individuals across the globe.

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 14 Apr

Hawthornden Lecture Theatre

Free / 0131 624 6200

JD ‘Okahi Ojeikere: Hairstyles and Headdresses

Hayward Touring is proud to present the first UK touring exhibition of J.D 'Okhai Ojeikere, widely regarded as one of the most important photographers to emerge from Africa in the last sixty years.

De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 01424 229111

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 01424 229111

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 01424 229111

…and 16 more dates until 19 Apr

Jon March Photography Exhibition

Photographs inspired by the landscape around Blaenau Ffestiniog, some of which have been printed onto slate.

National Trust: Plas Newydd Country House And Gardens, Llanfairpwll

Wed 1 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

Thu 2 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

Fri 3 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.35, child £4.70, family £23.40 / 01248 714795

…and 12 more dates until 15 Apr

Leon Golub & Hrair Sarkissian: Facing History

Works by two artists whose subject-matter is violence and atrocity. Golub's three canvases draw upon news photographs from the Vietnam War whilst Hrair Sarkissian's photographic sereis Execution Squares 2008 recalls the aftermath of public executions glimpsed as a child in Syria.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Wed 1 Apr

Level 3: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 2 Apr

Level 3: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Fri 3 Apr

Level 3: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 632 more dates until 31 Dec 2016

Light-Works: Contemporary Photography

Photographic art focusing on the effects of light featuring the work of Christiane Zschommler, Pekka Nittyvirta, Susan Derges and Chris Bucklow.

National Trust: Mottisfont Abbey, Garden, House & Estate, Romsey

Wed 1 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5, family £26 / 01794 340 757

Thu 2 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5, family £26 / 01794 340 757

Fri 3 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.40, child £5, family £26 / 01794 340 757

…and 16 more dates until 19 Apr back to top