Ten09:00 – 17:00, FreeThe Cornerstone Gallery, 17 Shaw Street, Liverpool, L6 1HP
The Cornerstone Gallery mark their tenth year with a special exhibition, showcasing some of the 200 artists who have seen their work up on the walls over the past ten years.
Skisser från platser jag inte besökt, än09:00 – 21:00, FreeNomas* Projects, 9a Ward Road, Dundee, DD1 1LP
Stockholm-based artist Samuel Sander explores themes of wandering, escapism, the natural environment, and their interplay in art and imagination - taking in small-scale paintings of the imagined Scottish landscape, shown alongside explorer's equipment.
Lost Is Found Theory (Leon Jakeman)09:00 – 23:00, FreeThe Brink , 15-21 Parr Street, Liverpool, L1 4JN
A series of old and new mixed media works from artist Leon Jakeman.
Assemble: An International Print Workshop09:00 – 19:00, FreeWasps, 77 Hanson Street, Dennistoun, Glasgow, G31 2HF
Participatory project led by artist Rachel Barron, taking place across Wasps Studios (14 Jul-2 Aug) and Govanhill Baths (21 Jul-9 Aug) - consisting of an interactive print workshop at Wasps, followed by an evolving installation at Govanhill Baths.
Walk On: 40 Years of Art Walking09:30 – 20:00, FreeThe Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport, PR8 1DB
The latest exhibition to crop up at The Atkinson explores 40 years of art walking, as artists use city streets and rolling hills as their studios. Walk On will bring together the work of 40 artists who have used the humble walk to spark creativity.
Studio Jamming: Artists' Collaborations in Scotland09:30 – 17:00, FreeCooper Gallery, Crawford Building DJCAD, 13 Perth Road, Dundee, DD1 4HT
Taking its cue from the improvised excitement of musical jamming, Cooper Gallery present the first discursive survey to foreground the grassroots character of artists’ collaboration that's contributed to the achievements of contemporary art in Scotland.
First of The Summer Wine09:30 – 17:30, FreeCompass Gallery, 178 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 4RL
Annual collective summer exhibition selection of 19th-21st century British drawings, paintings and sculpture, including works by Joan Eardley, Scottish Colourists and St Ives School.
Conflict and Community09:30 – 19:30, FreeThe Portico Library, 57 Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3HY
Community project and exhibition exploring the impact of conflict on individuals and families, particularly those displaced by conflict.
A Highland Romance: Victorian Views of Scottishness10:00 – 21:00, FreeManchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3JL
A collection of 19th century paintings and works on paper by Scottish artists displayed alongside visions of Scotland by artists from England: exploring changing views of Scotland and Scottishness over the past two centuries.
Making History10:00 – 21:00, FreeScottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
Solo exhibition of recent work by Sandy Stoddart (Sculptor In Ordinary to The Queen of Scotland), of which the main focus will be the creation of a new figurative statue of William Birnie Rhind commissioned by the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.
April Ashley: Portrait of a Lady10:00 – 17:00, FreeMuseum of Liverpool, Pier Head, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 1DG
A exhibition exploring the life of April Ashley, the Liverpool-born Vogue model and actress and one of the first people in the world to undergo gender reassignment surgery.
A Silvered Light10:00 – 17:00, FreeThe McManus, Albert Square, Meadowside, Dundee, DD1 1DA
Exhibition of Scottish art photography selected from Dundee City’s permanent collection, showcasing images from over 50 photographers collected in the 28 years following the purchase of two important early photographs by Thomas Joshua Cooper in 1985.
Laura Facey: Their Spirits...10:00 – 17:00, FreeInternational Slavery Museum, Dock Traffic Office, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AX
Jamaican artist, Laura Facey presents an exhibition exploring the cruelty of slavery and the transcendent nature of the human spirit, with her 2006 piece, Their Spirits Gone Before Them sitting at the heart of the exhibition.
Brutal Exposure: the Congo10:00 – 17:00, FreeInternational Slavery Museum, Dock Traffic Office, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AX
A distressing exhibition of photographs by missionary Alice Seeley Harris, documenting her time in the Congo and exploring the brutality experienced by the Congolese people in what was probably the first photographic campaign for human rights.
Women and Industry in the First World War10:00 – 17:00, FreeImperial War Museum North, IWM North, The Quays, Trafford Wharf Road, Manchester, M17 1TZ
An open air photographic exhibition of work by George Parham Lewis, revealing images of women during the First World War as they took on roles in industry during the conflict.
Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Painting10:00 – 19:00, FreeScottish National Gallery, The Mound, Edinburgh, EH2 2EL
Special exhibition celebrating the recent acquisition – jointly with the National Gallery in London – of two mythological paintings by Titian, shown alongside work from almost all of the major names in Venetian art of the period.
Come Closer: Winners of the Wellcome Image Awards 201410:00 – 17:00, FreeMuseum of Science and Industry, Liverpool Road, Castlefield, Manchester, M3 4FP
An exhibition of images from the Wellcome Image Awards 2014 – from an x-ray of a bat, to a cross section of a flower bud – showcasing the scientists, medical professionals and image makers traversing science and art.
A-Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art10:00 – 17:00, FreeCity Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE
Informative exhibition cutting across time periods, themes and media to explore the breadth and diversity of Scottish art, representing the key movements that have shaped Scotland’s artistic identity.
Sculptural Forms: A Century of Experiment10:00 – 21:00, FreeManchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3JL
A three part exhibition – split into The Human Condition, Abstraction and Transformations – exploring the boundaries between sculpture, craft and design, and the ways the form has been re-invented over the years.