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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 15 Mar

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 22 Mar

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 29 Mar

Free / 0131 225 2383

…and 8 more dates until 24 May

No Grey Areas

On February 28th, the totally sumptuous Sheffield based artist collective It's all Tropical will present No Grey Areas - an exhibition in black and white. Only black and white.

HA HA Gallery, Southampton

Sat 28 Feb

Free

Fri 6 Mar

Free

Sat 7 Mar

Free

…and 2 more dates until 14 Mar

Rachel Levine

Work by recent GSA graduate which explores sculpture both as a means of research and as a medium in itself.

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 27 Feb

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sat 28 Feb

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

Sun 1 Mar

Intermedia Gallery

Free / 0141 352 4900

…and 9 more dates until 14 Mar

Rhizome'0003 "Liberty" & Night Of Performances Lab451London "Liberty"

Rhizome'0003 "Liberty" curated by Geraldine Gallavardin. A group exhibition & a finissage with a night of performances Lab451London; "Liberty" with free improv music, opera, performance art. A thrilling moment at St John on Bethnal Green Church!

St John On Bethnal Green, London E2

Fri 27 Feb

£2 suggested donation / 0208 7095243

Sat 28 Feb

£2 suggested donation / 0208 7095243

Sun 1 Mar

£2 suggested donation / 0208 7095243

…and 4 more dates until 5 Mar

The Violet Crab

Artist Than Hussein Clark looks to cabaret with over 100 works by artists including Charles Avery, Enrico David, Cerith Wyn Evans, Pierre Huyghe, Roy Lichenstein, Helmut Newton, Grayson Perry Cindy Sherman, Anj Smith, Andy Warhol.

David Roberts Art Foundation, London NW1

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 020 7383 3004

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 020 7383 3004

Thu 5 Mar

Free / 020 7383 3004

…and 26 more dates until 2 May back to top

William Cobbing: The Duddo Field Club Audit

Solo-show featuring Cobbing's recent ceramics and bas-relief sculptures. Retrograde images of ancient rock formations are the basis for oversized book covers of Albert Camus' Myth of Sisyphus.

Tintype, London N1

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 07946 545 978

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 07946 545 978

Wed 4 Mar

Free / 07946 545 978

…and 19 more dates until 4 Apr

James Rigler: At Every Fading of the Stars

Work in ceramics, inspired by architecture and domestic objects.

Tramway, Glasgow

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 0845 330 3501

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0845 330 3501

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0845 330 3501

…and 7 more dates until 8 Mar

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

Ben Uri Centenary Exhibition: Uncovering A Century Of Art, Identity And Migration

To celebrate Ben Uri's foundation in 1915, this unique exhibition exploring the experience of identity and migration during the last century, also offers a rare chance to view many masterpieces from the museum's collection. Encompassing paintings, work on paper, sculpture, new media and archival pieces, the exhibition…

Ben Uri Gallery, London NW8

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 020 7604 3991

Mon 2 Mar

Free / 020 7604 3991

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 020 7604 3991

…and 59 more dates until 28 Sep

Best Served Stone Cold

Work by Lucy Foakes and Josh Rose exploring contemporary culture using pop imagery.

O3 Gallery, Oxford

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 01865 246131

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 01865 246131

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 01865 246131

…and 14 more dates until 15 Mar back to top

Birmingham Show

Birmingham Show is an exhibition as history and not history, connecting gaps, distances and potentials of artists who have lived, worked or studied within the city.

Eastside Projects, Birmingham

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 0121 771 1778

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0121 771 1778

Wed 4 Mar

Free / 0121 771 1778

…and 23 more dates until 11 Apr

Camilla Steinum - Dubious Desire For Cleanliness

A solo exhibition by the Berlin-based artist Camilla Steinum

Rod Barton, London SE15

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 020 7639 0400

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 020 7639 0400

Classical Art: The Legacy of the Ancients

Contemporary and classical art celebrating the enduring legacy of the classical era.

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 01382 307200

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 01382 307200

Sun 15 Mar

Free / 01382 307200

…and 8 more dates until 10 May

Daniel Buren

A major survey of work by the influential, French conceptual artist known for his adoption of the 8.7cm vertical stripe used as a visual tool to analyse the relationship between a work of art and its surroundings.

Whitechapel Gallery, London E1

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 020 7522 7888

Fri 27 Mar

Free / 020 7522 7888

David Watkinson Sculpture Exhibition

Exhibition of seven sculptures which symbolise Nature's evolution, harmony and drama, and exemplify David's exploitation of symmetry, light and movement.

The Alnwick Garden

Fri 27 Feb

Free, plus admission £7.32, child £2.30, concs £5.54, family £16.72, under 4s free / 01665 511350

Sat 28 Feb

Free, plus admission £7.32, child £2.30, concs £5.54, family £16.72, under 4s free / 01665 511350

Sun 1 Mar

Free, plus admission £7.32, child £2.30, concs £5.54, family £16.72, under 4s free / 01665 511350

…and 31 more dates until 1 Apr back to top

El Anatsui: Selected Works

Solo exhibition by internationally acclaimed artist, El Anatsui. The focus will be on an array of magnificent metal wall-hanging sculptures, including works displayed for the first time in London.

October Gallery, London WC1N

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 020 7242 7367

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 020 7242 7367

Tue 3 Mar

Free / 020 7242 7367

…and 19 more dates until 28 Mar

ESPACE: Geometric Abstracton 1930-1960

Works by leading exponents of Geometric Abstraction in mid-century Paris.

Hanina Fine Arts, London W1C

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 020 7243 8877

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 020 7243 8877

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 020 7243 8877

An Evanescent Fix

'An evanescent fix', a group exhibition bringing together the work of Jack Brindley, Keith Farquar, Charlie Godet Thomas, Clare Kenny and Wil Murray who reconfigure, manipulate and occupy the presence and notions of photography within their practice.

Vitrine Gallery, London SE1

Fri 27 Feb

Vitrine Gallery

Free / 020 7 076496

Sat 28 Feb

Vitrine Gallery

Free / 020 7 076496

Georgina Starr

A solo exhibition of works by the British artist exploring many aspects of Starr's oeuvre from her early interest and study in ceramics and sculpture to her most recent large-scale installations and theatrical events that incorporate film, performance and sound.

mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Georgina Starr mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 12 Apr

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Georgina Starr mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 01642 726720

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Georgina Starr mima – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art
…and 5 more dates until 24 May

How To Construct A Time Machine

More than 25 historical and contemporary works of art that explore the concept of time, by artists including John Cage, Martin John Callanan, Jim Campbell, Edgar Cleijne and Ellen Gallagher, Mat Collishaw, Ruth Ewan, Tehching Hsieh, On Kawara and the Lumiere Brothers.

MK Gallery, Milton Keynes

Fri 27 Feb

Free / 01908 676900/558307

Tue 3 Mar

Free / 01908 676900/558307

Wed 4 Mar

Free / 01908 676900/558307

…and 10 more dates until 20 Mar back to top

In Another Light

During the coming dark months, Meadow Arts and National Trust present In Another Light, a contemporary art programme incorporating live events and exhibited artworks at Croft Castle, revealing hidden dimensions of this ancient place.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Sat 28 Feb

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 7 Mar

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 14 Mar

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Sat 21 Mar

£3.50–£9.50 / 01568 780246

Maggi Hambling: War & Requiem

Hambling's installation War Requiem provides the focus for this exhibition, documented here in video form, alongside a new series of paintings which represent themes of victimhood, violence, and the imagination. Plus a retrospective of drawings, paintings and sculptures from the early 1980s.

King's College, London WC2R

Wed 4 Mar

Inigo Rooms, Somerset House East Wing

Free / 020 7836 5454

Thu 5 Mar

Inigo Rooms, Somerset House East Wing

Free / 020 7836 5454

Fri 6 Mar

Inigo Rooms, Somerset House East Wing

Free / 020 7836 5454

…and 74 more dates until 31 May

The Many Faces Of Harlequin

John Fortnum presents sculpture works, experimenting with new approaches and using a wide range of materials.

Rudolf Steiner House, London NW1

Mon 9 Mar

Free / 020 7723 4400

Tue 10 Mar

Free / 020 7723 4400

Wed 11 Mar

Free / 020 7723 4400

…and 26 more dates until 10 Apr

Paper Works

'Paper works' reflects the 15 month collaboration by 11 artists from Kent, showcasing selected works and retaining the experimental spirit of the project.

Hundred Years Gallery, London E2

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 16:00 – 23:00 Paper Works Hundred Years Gallery, London

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 12:00 – 19:00 Paper Works Hundred Years Gallery, London

Phyllida Barlow

Major solo exhibition by veteran artist who, after decades of teaching, had her first major public exhibition in 2010. This show features work made specially for the gallery.

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 5 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

Sun 12 Jul

Free / 0131 225 2383

…and 14 more dates until 18 Oct back to top