March, Visual art

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Robert Wilson: Helmand Return

Photographer Wilson returned to Afghanistan after his exhibition Helman: Faces of Conflict to capture the British troops' final tour of duty – the exhibition is the result.

National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0300 123 6789

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Niki De Saint Phalle And Richard Serra

Works by two artists in the arte povera, or poor art, tradition using materials derived from industry and everyday life.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 1, The Kramlich Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 1, The Kramlich Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 1, The Kramlich Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Reformation to Revolution

A major exhibition covering the transformation of Scotland from an independent nation ruled by Catholic monarchs in the beginning of the 16th century, to a part of the Union with Protestant England at the end of the 17th. Among the portraits included are Adrian Vanson's brilliant depiction of the then James VI of Scotland…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 624 6200

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 624 6200

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 624 6200

…and 27 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

The 1960s

Paintings, prints and sculptures from the 1960s drawn from the gallery's extensive collection of art from the vibrant and politically inflammable period, including works by Peter Blake, Allen Jones, Bridget Riley and Peter Phillips.

The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 01612 757450

  • 10:00 – 17:00 The 1960s The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 01612 757450

  • 10:00 – 17:00 The 1960s The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 01612 757450

  • 10:00 – 21:00 The 1960s The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Alexander Calder: Performing Sculpture

Exhibition of work by the American sculptor and pioneer of kinetic sculpture.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Phone for prices / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Phone for prices / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Phone for prices / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016 back to top

Around Abstract Art 1920-1935

An exhibition exploring the development of abstract art in the inter-war period, and how the term came to be favoured over others such as constructive or concrete art.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Arte Povera And Anti-Form

An art exhibition curated by Mark Godfrey and Helen Sainsbury, which explores how from the late 1960s many artists began to make use of a diverse range of commonplace materials.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 3

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 3

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 3

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

The Artist and the Sea

Images of the sea by generations of Scottish artists, drawn from the Centre's collection.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 529 3993

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 529 3993

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 0131 529 3993

…and 27 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Audible Generosity

An exhibition inspired by games found at traditional amusement arcades like Penny Falls, but there is more to this game than meets the eye and the ear. The four-metre long bespoke box has been fitted with 12 piezo microphones that pick up vibrations made when coins touch the wooden surface.

FACT, Liverpool

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 0151 707 4464

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 0151 707 4464

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 0151 707 4464

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

The Ballet of the Palette

Twentieth-century paintings from the gallery collection, selected by contemporary artists Neil Clements, Lotte Gertz, Charlie Hammond, Louise Hopkins, Merlin James, Victoria Morton, Carol Rhodes, Tony Swain, Hanneline Visnes and George Ziffo.

Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 0141 287 3050

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 0141 287 3050

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 0141 287 3050

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016 back to top

The Barjeel Collection

The four displays will highlight rarely seen works by artists from Algeria, Palestine, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon and elsewhere.

Whitechapel Gallery, London E1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 020 7522 7888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 020 7522 7888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Times to be confirmed / Free / 020 7522 7888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection

A look at traditional and modern Indian jewellery designs including a gold finial from the throne of Tipu Sultan.

Victoria & Albert Museum, London SW7

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7942 2000

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7942 2000

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7942 2000

…and 25 more dates until 28 Mar 2016

Beyond Painting

Works exploring the constituent elements of putting paint on canvas, and the nature of a painting as an object in itself. Curated by Achim Borchardt-Hume.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2, The Mori Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2, The Mori Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 2, The Mori Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Beyond Surrealism

Works exploring how the surrealist movement extended its influence towards artists such as Pablo Picasso; and how psychoanalytical theories and the horrific events of the 1940s also stoked the popularity of surrealist ideas.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 2

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Bicycles

A major exhibition bringing together a range of the definitive bicycles of our times, exploring the cycling subcultures and the impact of the quest to achieve greater performance is having on the design of bicycles.

Design Museum, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

£13 / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45 Bicycles Design Museum, London

Wed 2 Mar 2016

£13 / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45 Bicycles Design Museum, London

Thu 3 Mar 2016

£13 / 020 7940 8790

  • 10:00 – 17:45 Bicycles Design Museum, London
…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016 back to top

Bill Viola

Display of works by the pioneering video artist, best known for his 1993 piece Tiny Deaths. Recent works include Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water), installed in St Paul's Cathedral.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 2: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

The Birmingham And Midland Pastel Society: The Art Of Pastels

Exhibition of work by the society's members featuring a wide variety of styles and approaches from figurative to abstract.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 01527 577330

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 01527 577330

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 01527 577330

…and 24 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

BP British Art Displays: A Walk Through British Art

Iconic works by artists including Bacon, Constable, Hirst, Hockney, Hogarth, Gainsborough, Lowry, Millais, Spencer, Stubbs and Whiteread, representing 500 years of British art, spread out over 20 refurbished rooms.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

BP Spotlight: Tracey Emin And Francis Bacon

An installation featuring Emin's My Bed 1998, six of her figure drawings and two oil paintings by Bacon, selected by Emin, that retain a strong sense of the lived presence and memory traces of past events.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Makers' Guild In Wales, Craft In The Bay, Cardiff

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 029 2048 4611

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 029 2048 4611

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 029 2048 4611

…and 3 more dates until 6 Mar 2016 back to top

Brighter Futures

Mixed media works by members of the art community.

New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Free / 01782 717962

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Free / 01782 717962

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Free / 01782 717962

…and 24 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Ceramics (Foundation/40hr)

A 16-week, 40-hour foundation course in ceramics.

Gray's School Of Art, Aberdeen

Wed 2 Mar 2016

£305 / 01224 263600

Note: this course runs from Wed 7 Oct 2015–Wed 2 Mar 2016.

Ceramics (Intermediate/40hr)

An intermediate course in ceramics.

Gray's School Of Art, Aberdeen

Thu 3 Mar 2016

£305 / 01224 263600

Charlotte Posenenske

An exhibition curated by Jessica Morgan and Kyla McDonald, exploring the German artist's journey from geometric abstractions to free-standing industrial sculptures.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 9

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016

Chen Zhen And Leonilson: Objects For Mending

Works by two artists, one Chinese and one Brazilian, who struggled against serious illness and reflected that experience in their artistic practice. Curated by Matthew Gale and Valentina Ravaglia.

Tate Modern, London SE1

Tue 1 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 5, The International Council Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Wed 2 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 5, The International Council Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

Thu 3 Mar 2016

Level 4: Room 5, The International Council Gallery

Free / 020 7887 8888

…and 28 more dates until 31 Mar 2016 back to top