Exhibitions events in Renfrewshire

View all the upcoming Exhibitions events taking place throughout Renfrewshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Renfrewshire

Beatson Cancer Charity: Online Art Exhibition

Beatson Cancer Charity: Online Art Exhibition

4th May 2020 - 31st August 2020
Online Event

Beatson Cancer Charity would like to invite you to view pieces from over 30 artists as their annual Art Exhibition goes online!
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Paisley Art Institute 132nd Annual Exhibition

Paisley Art Institute 132nd Annual Exhibition

25th July 2020 - 6th September 2020
Online Event Renfrewshire

The Paisley Art Institute's 132nd Annual Art Exhibition, which will be held online this year, will contain artworks by the best contemporary talent from all over Scotland and beyond!
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Art for Erskine Online Exhibition & Sale

Art for Erskine Online Exhibition & Sale

27th July 2020 - 27th August 2020
Online Event

View contemporary artwork and sculpture by acclaimed and up and coming artists at the annual Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale, taking place online between the 27th July and 27th August!
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The Wedding Exhibition at Braehead Arena

The Wedding Exhibition at Braehead Arena

15th May 2021 - 16th May 2021

Save the date for The Wedding Exhibition hosted by Wedding Services Scotland on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th of May at intu Braehead Arena!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Exhibition On Screen: Frida Kahlo

Exhibition On Screen: Frida Kahlo

11th October 2020

Frida Kahlo is one of the most enduring and arguably the world's favourite female artists of the 20th century, don't miss an onscreen exhibition of her work at Eastwood Park Theatre!

Find out about Exhibition On Screen: Frida Kahlo on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Harnessing the Power of Water - CANCELLED

Harnessing the Power of Water - CANCELLED

7th April 2020 - 25th September 2020

In Scotland's Year of Coasts and Waters, join us for a new exhibition at John Sinclair House where we showcase fantastic material from the HES archives.

Find out about Harnessing the Power of Water - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Allan Kaprow Season

Allan Kaprow Season

1st June 2020 - 27th September 2020

Scottish and international artists will reinvent artworks from American artist Allan Kaprow’s career across Jupiter Artland this summer.

Find out about Allan Kaprow Season on What's On Edinburgh
Rock Stars: Photographic Portraits

Rock Stars: Photographic Portraits

8th July 2020 - 29th August 2020

Featuring work from some world renowned photograhers, much of it never seen in Scotland before, Rock Stars: Photographic Portraits is now on at Gallery-Close!

Find out about Rock Stars: Photographic Portraits on What's On Edinburgh
Mid-Century Modern Art and Design From Conran to Quant

Mid-Century Modern Art and Design From Conran to Quant

15th July 2020 - 4th January 2021

Explore the furniture, fashion, textiles, lighting, ceramics, and printed material that defined Mid-Century Modern in this exhibition on now at Dovecot Studios!

Find out about Mid-Century Modern Art and Design From Conran to Quant on What's On Edinburgh
Modern Masters Women

Modern Masters Women

30th July 2020 - 29th August 2020

The Modern Masters Women exhibition at The Scottish Gallery seeks to look back as well as forward, celebrating major female artists throughout their history.

Find out about Modern Masters Women on What's On Edinburgh
Coming Up For Air

Coming Up For Air

31st July 2020 - 21st August 2020

Coming up for Air is an exhibition of recent work - prints, paintings and artist books – by artist Lynda and Ron Wilson, showing at Upright Gallery from 31st July!

Find out about Coming Up For Air on What's On Edinburgh
Coastal Birds

Coastal Birds

1st August 2020 - 27th September 2020

This group exhibition, on now at the Scottish Ornithologists Club, brings together work by Emily Ingrey-Counter, Helen Kennedy and Liz Myhill!

Find out about Coastal Birds on What's On Edinburgh
Exhibition: Barbara Rae CBE RA

Exhibition: Barbara Rae CBE RA

4th August 2020 - 29th August 2020

Don't miss this exhibition of new works by internationally acclaimed painter and printmaker Barbara Rae CBE RA on now at Open Eye Gallery!

Find out about Exhibition: Barbara Rae CBE RA on What's On Edinburgh
Exhibition: Festival Spirit

Exhibition: Festival Spirit

4th August 2020 - 29th August 2020

Open Eye Gallery presents a large-scale mixed exhibition of selected artists to toast the spirit of the August festivals and to celebrate the re-opening of the Gallery post-lockdown.

Find out about Exhibition: Festival Spirit on What's On Edinburgh
Exhibition ‘Andante for Hands and Water’

Exhibition ‘Andante for Hands and Water’

6th August 2020 - 12th September 2020

This exhibition at Birch Tree Gallery features watercolours by Susan Macintosh from the Scottish Highlands and ceramics by Emily Hughes from Wales!

Find out about Exhibition ‘Andante for Hands and Water’ on What's On Edinburgh
Times Like These

Times Like These

21st August 2020 - 29th August 2020

In this diverse and intriguing exhibition, members of 'The Artists Pool' give a personal response to finding their lives turned upside down by lockdown.

Find out about Times Like These on What's On Edinburgh
Dazzle 2020

Dazzle 2020

22nd August 2020 - 12th September 2020

Showcasing the best in contemporary jewellery, Dazzle, the major annual exhibition, returns this year to Dovecot Studios!

Find out about Dazzle 2020 on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Selected dates between 5th September 2020 - 22nd November 2020

Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre!

Find out about Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition

Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition

12th September 2020 - 13th September 2020

Dive headfirst into wedding planning at Edinburgh’s Largest Wedding Exhibition on 12th & 13th September at BT Murrayfield Stadium. It's wedding heaven!

Find out about Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Animal Science 2020

Animal Science 2020

21st September 2020 - 22nd September 2020

EuroSciCon is happy to announce its next conference “World Congress on Animal Science” will be held on 21st and 22nd September 2020 in Edinburgh.

Find out about Animal Science 2020 on What's On Edinburgh
The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention

The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention

26th September 2020 - 27th September 2020

The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention returns to The Edinburgh Corn Exchange on 26th and 27th September, bigger and better than ever!

Find out about The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention on What's On Edinburgh
Big Big Gin Festival

Big Big Gin Festival

2nd October 2020 - 4th October 2020

The Big Big Gin Festival is back at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange in October 2020. Let your experience be-gin!

Find out about Big Big Gin Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Wedding Fair and Fashion Show

Edinburgh Wedding Fair and Fashion Show

7th November 2020 - 8th November 2020

The biggest wedding fair on the east coast of Scotland will once again return to the Edinburgh Corn Exchange on 7th and 8th November!

Find out about Edinburgh Wedding Fair and Fashion Show on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Comic Con

Edinburgh Comic Con

3rd April 2021 - 4th April 2021

Edinburgh Comic Con returns to the EICC in September and once more, it will be a weekend of madness from the world of film and TV, comic books, gaming, cosplay and much more.

Find out about Edinburgh Comic Con on What's On Edinburgh
Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay

Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay

22nd May 2021 - 3rd October 2021

This major exhibition at City Art Centre focuses on the maritime theme in Ian Hamilton Finlay's work. It was a central element of his art, and one to which he returned throughout his life.

Find out about Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay on What's On Edinburgh
Royal Highland Show 2021

Royal Highland Show 2021

17th June 2021 - 20th June 2021

One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 17th June!

Find out about Royal Highland Show 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

Descriptive Tour for Visually Impaired Visitors of ‘Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay’

4th September 2021

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a tour specifically designed for visually impaired visitors focusing on the 'Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay' exhibition.

Events in Fife

Scotland’s Coasts

Scotland’s Coasts

5th December 2020 - 28th February 2021

This exhibition, drawn from Historic Environment Scotland's archives, explores Scotland's relationship to the sea and its impact on everyday life.

Find out about Scotland’s Coasts on What's On Fife
Jack Vettriano: The Early Years

Jack Vettriano: The Early Years

16th July 2021 - 24th October 2021

This exhibition is a celebration of Jack Vettriano's extraordinary career and will be showing paintings he created from in his 20s until he moved to London in 2000.

Find out about Jack Vettriano: The Early Years on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020

Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!

Find out about Domestic Bliss on What's On Glasgow
TASTE!

TASTE!

18th February 2020 - 31st August 2020

TASTE! is an exhibition of artworks from Glasgow Museums’ collection displayed alongside material from our archive!

Find out about TASTE! on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme

Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme

24th April 2020 - 4th October 2020

Canadian artist Nep Sidhu brings his first solo exhibition in Europe to GoMA Glasgow as part of the Glasgow International 2020 Director's Programme!

Find out about Glasgow International 2020 Director’s Programme on What's On Glasgow
Love Letter to Glasgow

Love Letter to Glasgow

17th May 2020 - 24th December 2020

Local artist Lee Robertson has been working on 'Love Letter to Glasgow' an exhibition which was due to be held in Sogo Arts on the Saltmarket, he's now taken his exhibition online!

Find out about Love Letter to Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Clara Ursitti: Roots/Routes

Clara Ursitti: Roots/Routes

26th June 2020 - 24th January 2021

Glasgow-based artist Clara Ursitti presents 'Roots/Routes' an exhibition of new work following research residencies with communities in North Eastern Ontario, Canada.

Find out about Clara Ursitti: Roots/Routes on What's On Glasgow
Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow

Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow

27th June 2020 - 27th July 2021

The 'Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow' exhibition at Kelvingrove Art Gallery celebrates the work of amateur photographer Eric Watt through the mid-late 20th Century.

Find out about Coming into View: Photographing Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
HumanKind

HumanKind

24th July 2020 - 31st August 2020

In this online exhibition hosted by Cyril Gerber Fine Art, explore humankind as seen through the eyes of generations of artists, observing the similarities and differences between us all.

Find out about HumanKind on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays - POSTPONED

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays - POSTPONED

Selected dates between 6th September 2020

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!

Find out about Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
The Scottish Baby & Toddler Show - CANCELLED

The Scottish Baby & Toddler Show - CANCELLED

9th October 2020 - 11th October 2020

The UK's biggest baby and toddler show is returning to the SEC Glasgow between the 9th and 11th October 2020!

Find out about The Scottish Baby & Toddler Show - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED

Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED

20th October 2020 - 21st October 2020

Get inspired at Skills Scotland Glasgow at the SEC Glasgow in November, the skills and careers event for 14-19 year olds!

Find out about Skills Scotland Glasgow - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas - CANCELLED

The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas - CANCELLED

22nd October 2020 - 25th October 2020

Two events for the price of one! The Creative Craft Show and Crafts for Christmas at the SEC Glasgow in October is the ultimate day out for hobbyists and crafters!

Ideal Home Show Scotland

Ideal Home Show Scotland

29th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Ideal Home Show Scotland makes a welcome return to the SEC Glasgow with a wonderland of inspiration for your home from the 29th October - 1st November 2020!

Find out about Ideal Home Show Scotland on What's On Glasgow
The Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show

The Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show

22nd May 2021 - 23rd May 2021

A visit to The Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show at the SEC Glasgow is a must if you're planning a home upgrade!

Find out about The Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show on What's On Glasgow
Resonate

Resonate

17th July 2021 - 18th July 2021

Whether you're a Minecraft fan, a YouTube enthusiast or a casual gamer, join thousands of others for Resonate – The Ultimate Gaming Experience!

Find out about Resonate on What's On Glasgow
Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

28th August 2021 - 5th September 2021

The 2021 Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire, marking the 1263 Battle of Largs, will be held between the 28th August and 5th September!

Find out about Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Tenement Through Time

Tenement Through Time

27th March 2020 - 31st December 2020

Tenement Through Time is a new, innovative and interactive exhibition which explores tenement life in New Lanark between 1881-1971!

Find out about Tenement Through Time on What's On Lanarkshire
East Kilbride Art Club - Exhibition

East Kilbride Art Club - Exhibition

31st July 2020 - 28th August 2020

East Kilbride Art Club are hosting their very first ONLINE exhibition until the 28th August... take a look and vote for your favourite piece of work!

Find out about East Kilbride Art Club - Exhibition on What's On Lanarkshire
The Tolbooth Lanark Summer Exhibition: Coasts and Rivers

The Tolbooth Lanark Summer Exhibition: Coasts and Rivers

20th August 2020 - 12th September 2020

Coasts and Rivers is a celebration of Scotland's spectacular and unrivalled shores, rivers and lochs at The Tolbooth Lanark!

Find out about The Tolbooth Lanark Summer Exhibition: Coasts and Rivers on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017

17th February 2020 - 31st August 2020

This exhibition showcases a selection of the photographs taken during Alan Dimmick’s residency at Stirling University.

Find out about Alan Dimmick: Photographs at Stirling University, 2017 on What's On Stirling
AIRS Exhibition

AIRS Exhibition

12th April 2021 - 25th April 2021

Scottish contemporary landscape artist Beth Robertson Fiddes, has created a stunning exhibition of paintings, which shares inspiration with Mhairi Hall’s AIRS.

Find out about AIRS Exhibition on What's On Stirling

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