Continually updated calendar of events near you and online, including art fairs, auctions, open studios, museums openings and charity events in Scotland, the UK and beyond.
Edinburgh’s Fruitmarket Gallery has announced its plans for reopening next spring, with a projected date of 21st April. The opening exhibition will be by Turner Prize-nominated Glasgow artist Karla Black.
Continuing its autumn programme of events, Jedburgh-based art and craft auctioneer Brown & Turner is to host an online Contemporary Art Auction and sale of Antiques, Fine Art & Jewellery.
Until 31 Jan
Rare prints by leading Scottish artists from the past 50 years have gone on sale in Edinburgh Printmakers’ digital sale.
Until 29 Nov
Within a Space is the second online exhibition by The Scottish Potters Association and features over 50 small ceramic artworks which must fit within a 15-cm cube.
4 Nov – 17 Dec
Billed as showcasing the crème de la crème of Francophone cinema, the 28th annual French Film Festival has announced its programme.
1 – 30 Nov
The Edinburgh Macmillan Art Show returns online to make a difference by raising vital funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Until 31 Oct
Re-opened in its new location last year, Wester Ross’ cultural heritage hub has been awarded Art Fund’s Museum of The Year, and is currently hosting an exhibition by award-winning artist Kittie Jones.
Marking Black History Month, The Goethe Institut in Glasgow is running an online ‘kitchen discussion’ via Zoom as part of their Europe’s Kitchen project, looking at the work of Danish-Trinidadian artist Jeanette Ehlers.
Continuing its autumn programme of events, Jedburgh-based art and craft auctioneer Brown & Turner is to host an online sale of Antiques, Fine Art & Jewellery.
14 – 17 Oct
Celebrating 35 years’ fine furniture-making, Chippendale International School of Furniture is hosting an exhibition and sale of work to showcase the outstanding fine furniture designs from this year’s graduate students.
25 – 27 Sep
Scone Palace in Perth is host to the annual outdoor artisan ceramics market Potfest Scotland, featuring eighty ceramic artists from around the UK.
A sale of African & Oceanic Art and Antiquities is one of the highlights of Edinburgh sale room Lyon & Turnbull’s autumn programme of auctions.
From 19 Sep
Borders-based Brown & Turner’s autumn programme begins 19th September, with details on their website.
Deadline 7 Sep
Submissions are invited from the North and North East of Scotland and Islands, for the Nairn Book and Arts Festival’s Online Open Exhibition.
From 8 Aug
In a defiant response to the Covid crisis, Edinburgh International Festival brings together a comprehensive collection of major performances on its YouTube channel from a variety of premier international and Scottish artists, together with major national commissions and special light installations in the Festival’s regular venues across the capital.
21 Mar – 15 Jun
The next of Cample Line’s Screening at Home series will be Gideon Koppel’s documentary Sleep Furiously, a meditative study observing the rhythms of life in a small farming community in mid-Wales.