Before 5pm, Visual art, Photography

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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

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0141 562 2400

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 0141 562 2400

Tue 10 Mar

Free / 0141 562 2400

…and 64 more dates until 23 May

Connecting Visions

Photography exhibition by Trudy Stade which explores the lives of blind and partially sighted people across Scotland.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0131 560 1581

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0131 560 1581

Scotland + Venice Exhibition

A look back at the last ten years of Scotland's contribution to the Venice architecture Biennale.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0141 276 5365

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0141 276 5365

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 0141 276 5365

…and 9 more dates until 18 Mar

Masterpieces Of Fashion Photography

Fine art photography gallery LUMAS present a landmark photography exhibition, Masterpieces of Fashion Photography, from 25 - 29 March 2015.

Lumas, London W1K

Thu 26 Mar

Free

Fri 27 Mar

Free

Sat 28 Mar

Free

Sun 29 Mar

Free

Margaret Watkins: Glasgow in the 1930s II

Images of Glasgow from the distinguished Canadian-born photographer.

The Hidden Lane Gallery, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 07760 669011

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 07760 669011

Sat 21 Mar

Free / 07760 669011

…and 2 more dates until 4 Apr back to top

Catriona Stamp: Halton Mill: Lech Series

Abstract digital photographs, created by combining several images of Halton Mill's dilapidated interior and inspired by the Japanese principle of Wabi-Sabi.

The Dukes, Lancaster

Sat 7 Mar

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Sun 8 Mar

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

Mon 9 Mar

Gallery

Free / 01524 598 500

…and 20 more dates until 29 Mar

Twenty Eight – The Collective Pop-up

A Stockbridge-based pop-up shop featuring work from designers, artists, poets, milliners, dressmakers, illustrators, ceramicists and other creative types.

Twenty Eight, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Sun 8 Mar

Tue 10 Mar

…and 17 more dates until 29 Mar

Colin Johnstone: The Romance of Iron and Cortisone

Prints from Orkney-based artist whose last solo show at the GPS was in 1987.

Glasgow Print Studio

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0141 552 0704

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0141 552 0704

Tue 10 Mar

Free / 0141 552 0704

…and 11 more dates until 22 Mar

David Rushton: Berlin, 1989

Images of Berlin in 1989 taken from the Eastern side, contrasting with the normally jubilant images taken at that period on the Western side.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0131 560 1581

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0131 560 1581

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 0131 560 1581

…and 13 more dates until 22 Mar

Jessops Academy Live Photography Event

Cameras are demonstrated and tips handed out in this live photography event.

Glasgow Caledonian University

Sat 16 May

£8 / 0141 354 0069

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Kemistry Gallery: 100 Years of Graphic Design

Cult design gallery Kemistry curates a pop-up retrospective of 10 years of pathbreaking graphic art exhibitions. Surveying a century of design, the show includes over 60 artists, from classic masters like Saul Bass to younger stars like Jean Jullien.

Protein, London EC2A

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 020 7247 3999

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 020 7247 3999

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 020 7247 3999

…and 6 more dates until 15 Mar

Lee Miller and Picasso

The photographer and sometime model Lee Miller took more than 1000 photographs of Picasso, and he in turn painted her portrait six times. This show features approximately 100 of Miller's images as well as a painting and drawing by Picasso, and explores the long friendship between a great artist and an extraordinary…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

£9 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Sun 24 May

£9 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

Mon 25 May

£9 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

…and 104 more dates until 6 Sep

Make Your Mark Adult & Child Art Class

Art classes for ages 5+ and their parents/guardians/carers, although younger siblings are welcome. Materials are provided.

Rosemount Community Education Centre, Aberdeen

Sat 7 Mar

£108–£120 / 01224 611160

Please note: this course runs from 17 Jan–21 Mar 2015.

Sat 14 Mar

£108–£120 / 01224 611160

Please note: this course runs from 17 Jan–21 Mar 2015.

Sat 21 Mar

£108–£120 / 01224 611160

Please note: this course runs from 17 Jan–21 Mar 2015.

Dwellings: An exhibition by Carlos Reyes-Manzo

As part of a cycle of events organised by Birkbeck's Politics Department on the London housing crisis, this exhibition brings together some 50 photographs by the internationally acclaimed Chilean photographer Carlos Reyes-Manzo.

University of London, WC1H

Fri 6 Mar

Free

Mon 9 Mar

Free

Tue 10 Mar

Free

…and 8 more dates until 20 Mar

Forensic Turn

Works exploring the documentation of violence, by artists including Simon Norfolk, Zijah Gafic, Edmund Clark, Ashley Gilbertson and Fred Ramos.

1 Corn Exchange, Derby

Fri 13 Mar

Free

Sat 14 Mar

Free

Sun 15 Mar

Free

…and 28 more dates until 12 Apr back to top

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr

£3 / 0141 353 8000

Herdwick: A Portrait Of Lakeland

Over five years photographer Ian Lawson has captured the seasonal changes of the Lake District landscape, with a focus on the Herdwick Sheep that live there.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 01768 868000

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 01768 868000

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 01768 868000

…and 41 more dates until 19 Apr

Manuel Vason: 100 Exposures

Emma Moller has curated a series of collaborative photographs taken using Polaroid film by the artist and nineteen other practitioners.

Arnolfini, Bristol

Sat 7 Mar

Free donations welcome / 0117 9172300

Sun 8 Mar

Free donations welcome / 0117 9172300

Tue 10 Mar

Free donations welcome / 0117 9172300

…and 9 more dates until 20 Mar

Out of the Shadow: Women of Nineteenth Century Scotland

An exhibition looking at how women were depicted (not to mention which women were depicted) in the visual arts between the late 18th and early 20th centuries, from Newhaven fishwife Elizabeth Hall to ruler of the British Empire Queen Victoria. Also Mary Fairfax Somerville (1780–1872), an exceptionally intelligent science…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 20 more dates until 29 Mar

The Photography Show

Featuring over 150 exhibitors dedicated to the world of photography, with the chance to get hands-on with the latest equipment from leading brands, photography displays and offers from the retailers.

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 21 Mar

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Sun 22 Mar

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Mon 23 Mar

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

Tue 24 Mar

Hall 5

Phone for prices / 0121 780 4141

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Pink Lady Food Photography of the Year 2015

Award-winning images of all aspects of food including pictures of families eating together, harvesting and shopping.

Mall Galleries, London SW1Y

Thu 7 May

Free / 020 7930 6844

Fri 8 May

Free / 020 7930 6844

Sat 9 May

Free / 020 7930 6844

Sun 10 May

Free / 020 7930 6844

The Unseen / Ed Thompson

A photography exhibition of new works by photographer Ed Thompson. The Unseen is a multi-part project that re-purposes some of the last infrared film ever made. It focuses on things outside our visual spectrum or events that go unnoticed/unreported.

Four Corners, London E2

Tue 7 Apr

Free / 020 8981 6111

Wed 8 Apr

Free / 020 8981 6111

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 020 8981 6111

…and 8 more dates until 18 Apr

35mm Film Photography: An Introduction

Weekend photography workshop led by Rachel Nolan.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Ticket Includes materials, refreshments and light lunch.

Sun 19 Apr

£95 / 0141 353 4776

Ticket Includes materials, refreshments and light lunch.

Ande Murdoch: Streetworks

Images of contemporary Glasgow, handprinted by the photographer.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 7 Mar

Free

Sun 8 Mar

Free

Sat 14 Mar

Free

…and 7 more dates until 5 Apr

ARTIST ROOMS: Diane Arbus

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

Kirkcaldy Galleries

Sat 7 Mar

Free

Sun 8 Mar

Free

Mon 9 Mar

Free

…and 83 more dates until 31 May back to top