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LEEDS City Art Gallery 'Images of Faith'. Explores religious art from Rembrandt to Spencer. The Headrow (0532 478248). 28 June-12 Sept. Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri 10.00-6.00, Wed 10.00-9.00, Sat 10.00-4.00; free.


City & Guilds Art School Diploma Show. One of the more traditionally based art schools shows its latest talent. Eight painters, five sculptors and students of illustration, decorative arts, restoration, woodcarving, stonecarving and lettering. 124 Kennington Pk Rd, SE11 (071-735 2306). 30 June-4 July. Daily 10.00-6.45; free.

Delfina Studios Open studios. Fourteen artists show painting and sculpture. Maryland Works, 22 Grove Crescent Rd, E15 (081- 519 8841). 28 June-3 July. Daily 12.00-6.00; free.

Goldsmiths College Degree show in BA Fine Art and Art History from the college that has given us some of the most interesting young talent of recent years. New Cross, SE14. 2 July 10.00-6.00, 3 July 1.00-6.00; free.

OXFORD Ashmolean Museum Italian Old Master drawings. A memorial show for distinguished scholar Hugh Macandrew, one time keeper of the museum's Department of Western Art and latterly Keeper of the National Gallery of Scotland. Mallett Gallery, Beaumont St (0865 278000). 28 June-18 Sept. Tue-Sat 10.00-4.00, Sun 2.00-4.00; free.

PEEBLES Tweedale Museum Michael Jessing. Using Baroque formats, the artist creates allegorical urban landscapes. Chambers Institute, High St (0721 720123). 28 June- 24 July. Mon-Fri 10.00-5.00, Sat, Sun 2.00- 5.00; free.



Angela Flowers Gallery John Kirby. Thoughtful, introspective figure paintings in the Romantic tradition of Runge. 282 Richmond Rd, E8 (081-985 3333). 1-31 July. Tue- Sun 10.00-6.00.

Annely Juda Fine Art Under the title 'Line and Movement', works by Max Bill, Naum Gabo, Kenneth Martin, Mondrian, Ellsworth Kelly, Moholy-Nagy, Vantongerloo and others. 23 Dering St, W1 (071-629 7578). 30 June- 17 Sept. Mon-Fri 10.00-6.00, Sat 10.00-1.00.

Art First Jenny Franklin, Gillian Lever, Ray Mead and Su Trembath. Varieties of abstract painting. 9 Cork St, W1 (071-734 0386). 28 June-28 July. Mon-Fri 10.00-6.00, Sat 11.00- 2.00.

Austin / Desmond Fine Art Summer exhibition of 20th-century British art. Hilton, Lanyon, Minton, Nicholson, Piper, Sutherland and others. Pied Bull Yd, 68-69 Great Russell St, WC1 (071-242 4443). 28 June-30 July.

Burlington New Gallery Bronze sculpture by 20 artists from Wimbledon School of Art, including Prunella Clough, Denis Masi and Richard Layzell. 4 New Burlington St, W1 (071-437 2172). 29 June-9 July. Mon-Fri 10.00- 6.00, Sat 10.00-4.00.

CCA Galleries Auerbach, Frink, Hambling, Hepworth, Piper and others. 8 Dover St, W1 (071-499 6701). 28 June-23 July. Mon-Fri 9.30- 5.30, Sat 10.00-4.00.

Flowers East Gallery artists. Derek Boshier, Helen Chadwick, John Keane, Jock McFadyen, Bill Woodrow and others. 199- 205 Richmond Rd, E8 (081-985 3333). 1-31 July. Tue-Sun 10.00-6.00.

Francis Graham-Dixon Gallery Works by gallery artists. 17-18 Great Sutton St, EC1 (071-250 1962). 1 July-6 Aug. Mon-Sat 11.00- 6.00.

Gimpel Fils Yves Klein. The artist who was 'blue' long before Derek Jarman. 30 Davies St, W1 (071-493 2488). 28 June-3 Sept. Mon- Fri 9.30-5.30, Sat 10.00-1.00.

John Jones Open exhibition selected by Prunella Clough, Andrew Lambirth and gallery directors Frankie Rossi and Libby Cooke. 45 artists show. 4 Morris Place, N4 (071- 281 2380). 4 July-26 Aug. Mon-Fri 10.00-6.00, Sat 10.00-3.00.

Paton Gallery Five recently graduated RCA painters. 282 Richmond Rd, E8 (081- 986 3409). 1 July-21 Aug. Tue-Sat 11.00-6.00, Sun 12.00-6.00.

Richard L Feigen Richard Smith. Grey paintings by the one-time Independent Group member and Pop artist. 6 Ryder St, SW1 (071-930 0020). 30 June-28 July. Mon-Fri 10.00-6.00.

Spink Henry Koehler. Equestrian artists of this calibre are rare. This American-born artist shows an instinctive understanding of the essentialy English subject matter of the 'sport of kings'. 5,6,7 King St, SW1 (071- 930 7888). 29 June-15 July. Mon-Fri 9.00-5.30, Tue 9.00-7.30.

Victoria Miro Gallery Ian Hamilton Finlay and Pia Maria Simig. 21 Cork St, W1 (071- 734 5082). 29 June-29 July. Mon-Fri 10.00- 5.30, Sat 11.00-1.00.

SHIPLEY Salts Mill The first new drawings by David Hockney to go on show for 20 years. Friends, relations and the artist's dogs. Saltaire (0274 531163). 28 June-end Sept. Daily 10.00-6.00.