Every Man and Woman is a Star: Photographs by Martin Parr and Tom Wood10:00 – 17:00, FreeWalker Art Gallery, William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EL
Photography exhibition that explores the similarities and differences between the work of Martin Parr and Tom Wood – comprised of photographs taken in the late 70s and early 80s in Liverpool and Ireland.
Double Take: Portraits from The Keith Medley Archive10:00 – 17:00, FreeWalker Art Gallery, William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EL
Photography exhibition from the Keith Medley archive featuring portraits of Merseysider's from the 1960s. Each sitter was shot twice using the same glass plate negative, resulting in an eerie composition of double images.
DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture10:00 – 17:00, FreeTate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 4BB
A new collection exploring the history of modern and contemporary sculpture, charting the artistic trajectory of the art-form throughout the 20th Century – traditional sculptures sit alongside less conventional forms, such as performance and video.
My Generation: The Glory Years of British Rock10:00 – 17:00, FreeThe Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Manchester, M50 3AZ
A collection of around 60 photos by resident Top of the Pops photographer Harry Goodwin – documenting some of the most important musical stars and performances between 1964 – 1973, including Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix and The Supremes.
Realism10:00 – 13:30, FreeThe Gallery Liverpool, 41 Stanhope St, Liverpool, L8 5RE
An awe-inspiring exhibition from the UK's most distinguished artists in the genre of realism, featuring everything from Steve Caldwell's hyperrealism to Pam Hawkes' portraiture.
ALIVE: In The Face of Death10:00 – 17:00, FreeWalker Art Gallery, William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EL
World-renowned photographer, Rankin explores the theme of death and mortality by capturing images of people with limited time left. Their inspirational accounts will be available to read alongside the images.
The Queen, The Chairman and I10:00 – 17:00, FreeVictoria Gallery and Museum, Ashton Street, Liverpool, L69 3DR
A visual project by Kurt Tong, exploring his heritage and family roots through photographs and writing. Part of Look/13.
Merseystyle: Photographs by The Caravan Gallery10:00 – 17:00, FreeMuseum of Liverpool, Pier Head, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 1DG
A new exhibition from the mobile Caravan Gallery, featuring photographs that explore the many elements of the Merseyside and Wirral identity. Part of LOOK/13.
Still: Conflict, Conservation and Contemplation10:00 – 17:00, FreeMetal, Tunnel Road, Liverpool, L7 6ND
A group exhibition exploring our relationship with global water supplies in the era of climate change, featuring work by Peter Cusack, Simon Norfolk, Annette Mangaard, Paul Howard and David Matt plus a brand new commission from Markus Soukup.
Ruth Nicol: Tributary10:00 – 15:00, FreeRGI Kelly Gallery, 118 Douglas Street, Glasgow, G2 4ET
Winner of RGI Kelly's Exhibition Prize for a work by a recent art school graduate, Edinburgh College of Art graduate Ruth Nicol takes over the gallery space for what will be her first solo show in Glasgow.
Man Ray: Portraits10:00 – 18:00, £7 (£5)Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
Major retrospective of Man Ray's photographic portraits, featuring over 100 works dating from 1916 to 1968 – taking in his most significant muses, Lee Miller and Kiki de Montparnasse, and fellow artists Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali, amongst others.
Dressed to Kill10:00 – 17:00, FreeCity Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE
Exhibition showcase of how Scottish artists have captured fashion, costume and dress over the years, from the late 17th century to the present day – covering everything from mundane everyday clothes to the most elaborate of fashionable dress.
Coming into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Condé Nast10:00 – 17:00, £5 (£3.50)City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE
Showcase of early fashion photography work by such luminaries as Cecil Beaton, Helmut Newton, David Bailey, Guy Bourdin, Mario Testino and Sølve Sundsbø, as it appeared in the pages of Vogue, Glamour and other Condé Nast publications.
The Drawings of Edward Burne-Jones10:00 – 17:00, FreeLady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight Village, Wirral, Liverpool, CH62 5EQ
A collection of 26 drawings by the Pre-Raphaelite master, comprising of independent drawings, preparatory studies and designs for stained glass.
Moyra Davey: Hangmen of England10:00 – 17:00, FreeTate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 4BB
An exhibition by New York-based photographer, Moyra Davey, know for capturing everyday objects to tell a story, and then mailing them back to the city of origin. In this exhibition she presents a series of photographs taken in Manchester and Liverpool.
Chagall: Modern Master10:00 – 17:00, £10Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 4BB
A collection of paintings by the Russian Jewish artist Marc Chagall, exploring the universal themes of love, loss and suffering through his unique and poetic style – bold, brightly hued and influenced by folklore and his rich heritage.
20th Century Chic: 100 Years of Women's Fashion10:00 – 17:00, FreeSudley House, Mossley Hill Road, Aigburth, Liverpool, L18 8BX
A collection of 12 evening outfits spanning 1900 to 2000, charting the changing role of women in society throughout this period, and how these changes were reflected in the fashion of the time.
Wim Crouwel: A Graphic Odyssey10:30 – 17:00, FreeThe Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, G1 3NU
Retrospective exhibition spanning Dutch graphic designer and typographer Wim Crouwel's career – known for embracing a new modernity to produce typographic designs that captured the essence of the emerging computer/space age of the early 60s.
Charles Fréger: The Wild and the Wise10:30 – 17:30, FreeOpen Eye Gallery, 19 Mann Island, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 1BP
Part of the LOOK/13. This collection of works by French artist Charles Fréger and Swedish artist Eva Stenram both explore the theme of identity by responding to the festival title: who do you think you are?
Eva Stenram: Drape10:30 – 17:30, FreeOpen Eye Gallery, 19 Mann Island, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, L3 1BP
A series of works by Eva Stenram in which found images – of vintage pin ups and old centrefolds from magazines – are scanned and then manipulated to unusual and jarring effect. The background takes centre stage, leaving the subject as an afterthought.