Gallery week '99

From making your own rocket to sculpture using dolls' hair wire, Gallery Week '99, which runs until next Sunday, aims to open up new experiences for the gallery-goer. Below are details of the 350 galleries taking part
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SCOTLAND

Banff: Duff House Country Gallery, 011261 818181. "Glimpses of Golf".

Kilmarnock: Dick Institute, Elmbank Ave, 01563 526401 Stephen Partridge. Video and digital artwork. Plus make your own gargoyle.

Inverness: art.tm, 20 Bank St, 01463 712240 Escape: The Highland Landscape.

Peterhead: Arbuthnot Museum and Gallery, 01779 477778. Mixed Media Display.

Musselburgh: Museum, 0131 653 2904. Exploring kilns.

Dunbar: Town House Museum High St, 01368 863734. "Harvest of the Sea".

Edinburgh: Travelling Gallery City Art Centre 2 Market St, 0131 529 3930; City Arts Centre, 2 Market St. 0131 529 3993. Cream of Scotland's Public Collections: paintings, watercolours, drawings, photographs, prints, sculpture and electronic work by Scottish artists; Talbot Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh Old College, South Bridge, 0131 650 2210. In The Summertime: emerging Scottish Artists.

Stirling: Changing Room, 35 The Arcade King St 01786 479361. Clothes video installation and performance.

Aberdeen: Peacock Gallery and Studios, 21 Castle St, 01224 639539

Dumfries: Gracefield Arts Centre, 28 Edinburgh Rd, 01387 262084. Chocolate. Contemporary art inspired by nation's favourite treat.

Dundee: McManus Galleries, Dundee Art Galleries & Museums, Albert Sq, 01382 432084. Make a space rocket.

Glasgow: Museums, Kelvingrove, 0141 331 1854; Gallery of Modern Art Queen St, 0141 229 1996. Contemporary architecture in Scotland; Print Studio RC, 22 King St. Lapland/Arcade, 0141 552 0704. Mixed media .

Irvine: Vennel Gallery, 10 Glasgow Vennel, 01294 275059. Paintings from Arran.

Kirkcaldy: Museum & Art Gallery War, Memorial Gardens, 01592 412860.

St Andrews: Crawford Arts Centre, 93 North St Artists Gardens. 01334 474610. Gardens and craft show.

Berwick-upon-Tweed: Gymnasium, Berwick Barrocks, 01289 304493

NORTHERN IRELAND

Belfast: Old Museum Arts Centre, 7 College Sq North. Exhibition of Graffiti Art, 01232 233332. Children and family workshops; Ormeau Baths Gallery, 18a Ormeau Ave, 01232 321 402. Contemporary Ceramics, 3-D Sculpture and workshops; Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, 01232 383000.

Antrim: Clotworthy Arts Centre, Castle Gardens Randlastown Rd, 01849 428000.

Lisburn: Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Museum The Assembly Rooms Market Sq, 01846 663377; Harmony Hill Arts Centre 54 Harmont Hill, 01846 678219.

Enniskillen: Fermanagh County Museum Castle Barracks, 01365 325000.

Newtonards, Co Down,: Ards Arts Centre Town Hall Conway Sq, 01247 810803; visually impaired artists.

NORTH

Billingham: Art Gallery, Queens Way, 01642 397590. European print-making.

Manchester: Wythenshawe Hall (Manchester City Art Galleries) Wythenshawe Park Northenden, 0161 234 1456 Estate artists; Heaton Hall Heaton Park Prestwich, 0161 234 1456. Dogs and their owners; Bury Art Gallery & Museum Moss St, 0161 253 5878. Abstracts; paintings and drawings of musicians and opera. Plus: be an Art Curator; Studio in the City at Manchester Craft Centre 17 Oak St Northern Quarter, 0161 832 4274. Environmental art project; Chinese Arts Centre, 0161 832 7271 Sau Bin Yao: video and computer animation; Class St Outreach Clayton Youth Centre Clayton St, 0161 355 5178 The Remove:Touring Photographic Exhibition. Cornerhouse 70 Oxford St 0161 228 7621 Drive By: Young Artists from LA; Whitworth Art Gallery University of Manchester Oxford Rd, 0161 275 7450.

Bradford: National Museum of Photography, Film and Television 01274 202030. Alternative history of photography.

Sunderland: Monkwearmouth Station Museum North Bridge St, 0191 567 7075. Toys from the past.

Carlisle: Tullie House, City Museum & Art Gallery, Castle St, Fun de Siecle. Humour. Walsall art gallery touring show. 01228 534781

Egremont, Cumbria: Lowes Court Gallery,12 Main St. 01946 820693. Wood, metal, glass, ceramics.

Wakefield: College Thornes Park Centre, 01924 789789.

Ambleside, Cumbria: Gallery in the Forest Grizedale Hawkshead, 01229 860291. Photo-related media and two-dimensional sculptures.

Accrington: Haworth Art Gallery Haworth Park Manchester Rd, 01254 233782 Patrick Caulfield Poems, and music inspired by Patrick Caulfield's prints.

Newcastle-upon-Tyne: University Gallery University of Northhumbria, 0191 227 4424 22 x 22 Summer Exhibition; Hatton Gallery, The Quadrangle, 0191 222 6057. Science of the Face: Representations of the Face in Art. Drawing, distortion and mask workshops; Laing Art Gallery, Higham Pl. 0191 232 7734. Fantasy Football theme; Buddle Arts Centre, 258B Station Rd, Wallsend. Chris Jackson: Novelty Towers. Follies and ancient buildings. 0191 200 7132.

Leeds: Axis 8 Queen Sq, 0113 245 7946. Brahm Gallery The Brahm Building 9a Alma Rd, Headingley, 0113 2433 697. Work by special needs group from Harrogate; City Art Gallery The Headrow, 0113 247 8248 Dutch Paintings, plus, what can be learnt from books and words that the gallery uses in its work? Metropolitan University Gallery Woodhouse Lane, 0113 283130. Actors bring paintings to life.Bruton Gallery Trafalgar House 29 Park Pl, 0113 242 2323. Contemporary painting and sculpture.

Hull: Artlink Exchange 21 Princes Ave, 01482 345104. Soft toys.

Gateshead: Shipley Art Gallery, Prince Consort Rd. 0191 477 1495. Embroidery Guild shows textile techniques.

Hexham: Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Beaumont St. 01434 606787. Postcards.

Kendal: Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Abbot Hall. Queen Victoria's Travels and Family. Plus 20th century paintings from the collection. 01539 722464

Chorley: Astley Hall Museum & Art Gallery Chorley Arts & Museum Service Astley Park off Hall Gate, 01257 515555. Textiles.

Saltburn: Margrove Heritage Centre Margrove Park Boosbeck 01287 610368. Wildlife and Landscapes. Jewellery making and pewter casting.

Wakefield: Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Bretton Hall, West Bretton, 01924 830302 .

Blackpool: Grundy Art Gallery Queen St 01253 478170. "Easy on Eye". Album art from the Golden Age of Easy Listening Music.

Bolton: Museum & Art Gallery Le Mans Crescent, 01204 522311 Totally Tactile (Interactive Sculptures); Turton Tower, Chapeltown Rd Turton, 01204 852203 Outdoor Sculpture Steps to the Millennium.

Burnley: Mid-Pennine Gallery Yorke St 01282 421986 Screenprints, children's activities; Towneley Hall Art Gallery Towneley Holmes Rd, 01282 424213.

Chester: Grosvenor Museum 27 Grosvenor St, 01244 402008. Modern potters re-interpreting traditional techniques.

Leigh: Turnpike Gallery Leigh Library Civic Sq, 01942 404469.

Hull: Eich Gallery, Humberside University Campus George St, 01482 462060 Conservation Camera 2. Photographs of Hull; Time Based Arts 8 Postengate, 01482 216446; Community Artworks Boulevard Resource Centre The Boulevard 01482 226420 Photography and writing competitions.

Beverley: Art Gallery, 01482 883903.

Scarborough: Crescent Arts, The Crescent, 01723 351461 Iron Will. Contemporary iron and metal work.

Cockermouth, Cumbria: Castlegate House Gallery Castlegate House, 01900 822149. Sculpture garden.

Bradford: Design Exchange 34 Peckover St Little Germany, 01274 729707. Saying goodbye to friends of 20 years after contracting cancer. Photography; Cartwright Hall Lister Park,01274 493313. Work on domestic environment.

Halifax: Piece Hall Art Gallery The Piece Hall, 01422 358087. Textile art.

Kingston upon Hull: Quay Art 42/43 High St (suite 4), 01482 221 589 Urban Art. Local spray-can art.

Harrogate: Mercer Art Gallery Harrogate Museums Service 31 Swan Rd, 01423 556188 The English Surrealist.

Huddersfield: Art Gallery Princess Alexandra Walk, 01484 221964.

Warrington: Museum and Art Gallery, 01925 442392. Underwater fantasy world.

Coniston: Brantwood, 0153 944 1396. Landscapes on the theme of water.

Sheffield: Stocksbridge Community Library Manchester Rd, 0114 2734205. Work from local schools; The Workstation, c/o Sheffield Children's Festival Leader House Surrey St, 0114 281 4051; Cupola Gallery 178a Middlewood Rd Hillsborough, 0114 285 2665. Figurative work in ceramics and sculpture; Graves Art Gallery Surrey St, 0114 273 5158. Produce your own story or poem; City Museum and Mappin Art Gallery Weston Park, 0114 276 8588 Saatchi. Work of young British artists from the Saatchi Collection; Ruskin Gallery and Ruskincraft Gallery 101 Norfolk St, 0114 203 9416: Ceramics. Site Gallery 1 Brown St, 0114 281 2077. Video and photographic work themed around traffic.

Dewsbury: Easthorpe Gallery Huddersfield Rd, Mirfield, 01924 497646 Digital Graffiti.

Scarborough: Art Gallery, The Crescent, 01723 374753. Paintings "giving form to the invisible relationship between two people".

Stockton-on-Tees: Green Dragon Museum Theatre Yard, 01642 393938 Andy Capp. Celebrating the North East's "major cultural export"; Preston Hall Museum, 01642 781184. Digital art, plus art and archaeology.

Whitehaven: Beacon West Strand, 01946 592302. Historic Views of Whitehaven Harbour.

Hebden Bridge: Hourglass Studio Gallery Unit 2, 38 Hangingroyd Lane, 01422 846060. After Breughel.

Wakefield: Lawrence Batley Centre Bretton Hall West Bretton, 01924 832020. Black and white printed textiles; Art Gallery Wentworth St, 01924 305900. Secret Garden Art and Nature Trail.

York: Impressions Gallery 29 Castlegate Castlewalk, 01904 654724. Colour photographic portraits; City Art Gallery Exhibition Sq: views of the city's medieval parish churches.

Liverpool: Open Eye Gallery 28-32 Wood St, 0151 709 9460 Black and white photographs of children From camera to computer; Tate Gallery Liverpool Albert Dock, 0151 709 3223 Contemporary German and American Art; games trails and quest kits which help families explore the works on show; Walker Art Gallery William Brown St, 0151 478 4166 Henri Cartier Bresson. Huyton Gallery Knownsley Teachers Centre, 0151 443 5619. Photography. Kirkby Gallery Knownsley Teachers Centre Huyton, 0151 4435617. Artists in schools project.

Preston: Harris Museum & Art Gallery Market Sq 01772 258248. Crafts from India and Textiles/Costumes from Pakistan.

Runcorn: Norton Priory Museum & Gardens Tudor Rd Manor Park, 01928 569895. Guided walk around contemporary sculpture park.Salford Museum & Art Gallery Peel Park, 0161 7362649. An interactive multisensory exhibition.

Southport: Atkinson Art Gallery Lord St, 0151 934 2110.

Warrington: Castle Park Arts Centre Off Fountain Lane Frodsham, 01928 735832.

Redcar: Kirkleatham Old Hall Museum, Kirkleatham Village. 01842 479 500. The sea.

Sunderland: National Glass Centre Liberty Way, 0191 515 5555. Graduate show. Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art City Library and Arts Centre Fawcett St, 0191 514 1235. Sculpture and photography.

WALES

Bangor: Museum and Art Gallery, 01248 353368.

Brecon: Brecknock Museum Captain's Walk, 01874 624121.

Chepstow: Education Resource Centre Drill Hall Lower Church St, 01291 628552. Chapter, Market Rd, 01222 304400 Sleuth. Film and video under influence of film noir.

Cardiff: Craft in the Bay 57 Bute St Cardiff Bay, 01222 484 611. Steel, glass, slate and baskets; Oriel Canfas Gallery 44a, Glamorgan St Canton, 01222 666455. National Museum and Gallery Cardiff Cathays Park, 01222 573312. Secret Spaces: 50 years of children's places. Centre for Visual Arts, Working St The Hayes, 029 2039 4040. Art hidden among the everyday displays in the local shops. Ffotogallery, 31 Charles St. Private Eye in film video and photography group exhibition. Crime scene artist. 01222 341667.

Carmarthen: Oriel Myrddin Church Lane 01267 222775. Food and drink exhibition.

Monmouth: Yallup Gallery (The) Gallery House Llandogo, 01594 530940. Poetry and visual images.

Hay-on-Wye: Hay Space c/o Chris Armstrong Paddock House, 01497 831 561. Local work. Globe Gallery, Newport Street, 01497 821191 Contemporary British Art; San artists of the Kalahari. Rogues Gallery, 2 Broad St, 01497 831561. Gallery Trail. .

Llanelli: Parc Howard Museum and Gallery, 01267 231691. British Posters From The Great War.

Haverfordwest: Colin Morse Gallery Priskilly Fawr Farm Haycastle, 01348 840 650. Pembrokeshire countryside.

Corwen area, Clwyd: Mariers Picture Gallery, Bryn Y Gwrgi, 01490 420462

Wrexham: Library Arts Centre, Rhosddu Rd. 01978 292093; Memorial Art Gallery, Yale College, Grove Park. 01978 311794

Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd: Oriel Y Ddraig Church St. 01766 831777

Caernarfon: Library Gallery, Pavilion Rd. 01286 679 463; Oriel Pendeitsh Castle. Fine Eye, 01286 679564 .

Criccieth, Gwynedd: Chapel of Art, 8 Marine Cres, 01766 523570

Llandudno, Gwynedd: Oriel Mostyn 12 Vaughan St. 01492 879201. Animal sculptures and drawings.

Conwy, Gwynedd: Royal Cambrian Academy, 01492 593413 117th Annual Summer Exhibition. Wall Pl Bishop's Yard Chapel St, 01492 596326.

Tenby: Museum and Art Gallery, Castle Hill, 01834 842809 Women Artists and Pembrokeshire. Arts Centre Penglais Hill, 01970 622895 Images 23: Best of British illustration.

Merthyr Tydfill: Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Cyfarthfa Park. 01685 723112.

Penarth: Oriel Washington Gallery, 1-3 Washington Bldgs, Stanwell Rd Homeland: six women artists linking S. Africa with Wales. Photo competition. Creative workshop. 01222 708047

Chepstow: Museum, Bridge St, 01291 625981. Costumes from Shakespeare in Love. Plus special activities for children.

Swansea: Attic Gallery, 14 Cambrian Pl. 01792 653387; Glynn Vivian Art Gallery Alexandra Rd. 01792 655006. Photography.

Aberystwyth: Oriel Coliseum Gallery (with Aberystwyth Arts Centre and Gregynog Gallery), Ceredigion Museum Terrace Rd, 01970 633088. Gregynog Gallery National Library of Wales, 01229 860291. Welsh Gardens.

Ross-on-Wye: Parkfields Art Gallery Pontshill,01989 750138. "Still-life with attitude".

Pembroke: Golden Plover Studio Art Galler, 01646 661201. Textiles and Watercolours.

WEST

Bristol: 3D Gallery, 13 Perry Rd, 0117 929 1363. Contemporary jewellery; Arnolfini, 16 Narrow Quay, 0117 929 9191. Building Partnerships in Art and Architecture; Royal West of England Academy (RWA) Queens Rd Clifton, 0117 9735129. Sculpture; Guild Gallery, 68 Park St, 0117 926 5548; Architecture Centre, Narrow Quay, 01179 221540; Watershed Media Centre, 1 Canons Rd, 0117 927 6444. Photography and oral history documenting buildings of Mangla Dain in Mirpur and resettlement of community in Bradford. City Museum and Art Gallery Queen's Rd, 0117 922 3571. African masks.

Falmouth: College of Arts Gallery, Falmouth, Woodlane, 01326 211077. Multi-media.

Honiton: Thelma Hulbert gallery Elmfield House Dowell St, 01404 45006 University of Plymouth Research Group.

Exeter: Spacex gallery 45 Preston St, 01392 431786. Interactive video. Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Queen St, 01392 265 858. Writing Arabic: British Museum touring exhibition.

Falmouth: Beside the Wave, 10 Arwenack St, 01326 211132. Eclipse art.

Launceston: Southgate Arch Gallery Southgate St, 01566 777051. Eclipse- inspired artists.

Cheltenham: Axiom art centre 57: 69 Winchcombe St Cheltenham, 01242 253183. Art Gallery & Museums, Clarence St, 01242 237 431.

Stroud: House Gallery, Station Rd, 01453 750575.

Hereford: Art Gallery and the Hatton Gallery Broad St, 01432 260692. Local landscapes; family days.

Bovey Tracey: Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, 01626 832223

Bath: Hitchcocks 10 Chapel Row Off Queen Sq 01225 330646. Art constructed from found materials. Royal Photographic Society, Octagon Galleries, Milsom St, 01225 462841. Revealing Views: Images of Ireland; Six Chapel Row Contemporary Art, 6 Chapel Row, 01225 337900. Call of the Running Tide: artists inspired by the sea. Talk by David Inshaw. Holbourne Museum of Art and Crafts Study Centre Great Pultney St, 01225 466669. Miniatures; Victoria Art Gallery, Bridge St, 01225 477232. "Temple of the 200 Rabbits" - installation inspired by Aztec Shrines.

Twigworth: Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, 01452 731422. Art and water.

Penzance: Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, 01736 363715.

Budleigh Salterton: Otterton Mill Gallery, Otterton Mill Centre, 01395 568521

Torrington: Plough Arts Centre, 9-11 Fore St, 01805 622552. Film-making.

Liskeard: Stuart House South East Cornwall Arts Forum 7 Dean Terrace, 01579 348230. Local work.

Plymouth: Arts Centre 38 Looe St, 01752 206114. Life-size sculptures of the human figure.

Chagford: Barns Chagford House, 01647 231284. Paintings and Prints by Sir Terry Frost.

St. Ives: Tate Gallery St Ives, Porthmeor Beach. 01736 796226. Eclipse art.

Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery Brunswick Load, 01452 524131. Schools' digital art.

Wimborne: Walford Mill Craft Centre, Stone Lane, 01202 841400. Patchworks and quilting show and workshops.

CENTRAL

Ashby de la- Zouch: Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold, 01332 863337. Ceramic animal sculptures based around a waterhole.

Cannock Chase: Museum of Cannock Chase Valley Rd, 01543 877666 Art Active Exhibition.

Shrewsbury: Rowley's House Museum Barker St 01743 361196. Images of the Countryside.

Stoke: Potteries Museum and Art gallery Bethesda St, Hanley, 01782 232323. African-Caribbean Project.

Walsall: New Art Gallery: Art Projects Programme, The Project Office,139- 141 Lichfield St Walsall, 01922 654331. Community projects.

Rotherham: Art Gallery Walker Place, 01709 823 621. Plants and flowers.Leicester: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery 53 New Walk, 0116 255 4100 Shamiana. Textiles by Muslim women.

Leicester: City Art Gallery (the) 90 Granby St, 0116 254 0595 Gardens art.

Stratford-on-Avon: The Gallery, Stratford Leisure and Visitor Centre Bridgefoot, 01789 414412 the River Avon.

Nottingham: Yard Gallery (the) Wollaton Hall Natural History Museum Wollaton Park, 0115 915 3900. Junkyard creations. City Arts, Art Exchange 39 Gregory Boulevard, Hyson Green, 0115 978 2463. Neuroscience, drugs and the brain. Angel Row Gallery, Central Emma Rose: expressive potential of colour; Castle Museum and Art Gallery, The Castle, 0115 913 3700. Urban Art: City Artists from Britain reflect on the dramatic changes this century; Djanogly Art Gallery, University of Nottingham Arts Centre, University Park, 0115 951 3192. Summer Exhibition plus British Photojournalism 1957-1965.

Nuneaton: Museum and Art Gallery Riversley Park, 01203 350720. What makes paint sticky?

Birmingham: Soho House Museum Soho Ave Handsworth, 0121 554 9122. Photography. Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Sq, 0121 303 2834 The World of the Incas. An evening of activities followed by a night sleeping in the museum.

Kettering: Alfred East Art Gallery, Sheep St, 01536 534274. Textiles week of art activities for children.

Northampton Libraries and Information Service, Northampton County Council, 27 Guildhall Rd. 01604 4620262

Worksop: Harley Gallery, Welbeck, 01909 501700. Martin Parr photographs; Music Weekend.

Atherstone, Warwicks: Friends of the Atherstone Heritage The White Hart Long St, 01827 713191.

Ravenshead, Notts: Longdale Craft Centre, Longdale Lane, 01623 794858. Exploration of the Human Body.

Calverton, Notts: Patchings Farm Arts Centre, Oxton Rd, 0115 965 3479. Summer Flowers.

Newark: Rufford Craft Centre, Rufford Country Park, 01623 822 944. European ceramics: An exhibition of figurative and cultural work from Europe.

Wolverhampton: Light House Media Centre The Chubb Buildings Fryer St, 01902 716055. Multi-sensory exhibition exploring genetic engineering and art.

Stafford: Shire Hall Gallery Market Sq, 01785 278345. Watercolours of the mansion house at Alton Towers by unknown 18th-century artists.

Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum Foregate St, 01905 25371 Here To Stay: Arts Council purchases of the 1990s.

Buxton: Museum and Art Gallery, Terrace Rd, 01298 24658. Watercolours.

SOUTH

Winchester: Jaze Gallery Great Minster St, 01962 877601. Furniture, wood carvings.

Folkestone: Sassoon Gallery 2 Grace Hill, 01303 850123.

Hastings: Museum and Art Gallery John's Pl Bohemia Rd, 01424 781155. South Pacific art.

St Albans: Margaret Harvey Gallery 7 Hatfield Rd, 01707 285 376. Sculpture using dolls' hair wire.

Stevenage: Sun Flower House 6 Norton Green, 01438 350627 Gordana Bjelic- Rados. Millennium murals.

Chelmsford: and Essex Museum Oaklands Park Moulsham St, 01245 353066.

Sevenoaks: Bank St Gallery, 01732 2458063. Summer Exhibition. Digital art for children.

Brighton: Museum & Art Gallery Church St, 01273 290900. Secret Victorians.

Whitstable: Museums Art Gallery 5a Oxford St, 01227 276998. Textiles.

Chertsey: Museum The Cedars 33 Windsor, St 01932 565764. Watercolours from the Runnymede Art Collection.

Bexhill: De La Warr Pavilion The Marina, 01273 205126 Gillian Ayres: Paintings; Fabrica 40 Duke St, 01273 778646

Guildford: House Gallery 155 High St, 01483 444740 Ruth Collins: Fourteen Years On. Fabric painting workshop for children.

Horsham: Arts Centre North St, 01403 268689. Lino prints, oils and mono- prints.

Bedford: Cecil Higgins Art Gallery Castle Close, 01234 211222. Exhibition Gallery Art Centre 7 Howard St, 01234 344784. Children's activities.

Swindon: Arts Centre Gallery, Devizes Rd, 01793 614837. Time; Wyvern Theatre Lower Foyer Theatre Sq, 01793 614837.

Hove: Museum & Art Gallery 19 New Church Rd, 01273 290200. Interactive sculptures; Phoenix Gallery 10-14 Waterloo Pl, 01273 603700. The Gallery, National Monuments Record Centre Great Western Village, Kemble Drive 01793 414797. Archaeology.

Southampton: John Hansard Gallery University of Southampton, 01703 592158. Young art writers. City Art Gallery, Northguild Civic Centre, Eastleigh. 01703 832769.Including family day; Gantry Arts Centre, Betchynden Terrace, 01703 229319; Photographs of English National Ballet. Millais Gallery, Southampton Institute East Park Terrace 01703 319916. Anne Desmet. Beatrice Royal Contemporary Art and Craft Gallery, Nightingale Ave, Eastleigh, 01703 610592.

Letchworth: Museum The Broadway, 01462 685647 Bear Essentials. History of the teddy bear.

Eastbourne: Towner Art Gallery High St Old Town, 01323 411688. Multi- media installation.

Southend: Beecroft Art Gallery Station Rd Westcliff, 01702 347481 41st Essex Open Exhibition. Focal Point Gallery, Central Library, Victoria Ave. 01702 612621 ext 207. Children in war zones. Photography.

Bromham, Bedfordshire: Mill Gallery Bridge End 01234 228 330 Bedford Women Artists.

Cheam: Roy Smith Gallery Whitehall 1 Malden Rd 0181 643 1236 Group 36. Millennium murals.

Reading: Open Hand Open space, 571 Oxford Rd Berkshire 0118 959 7752 Tonia Maddison: embryo research and genetic selection and modification.

Seaford: Crypt Gallery off Church St, 01323 891461. Coastal Paintings, driftwood books, beachcombing.

Chatham: Brook Theatre, Old Town Hall 01634 842984. James Holland and OBE 1905-1996. Oils and watercolours.

Luton: Artezium, 65-67 Bute St. 01582 520000. Central Library St George's Sq, 01582 547 440.

Alton: Hampshire County Council Allen Gallery, 01420 82802. Sculptural costume.

Bampton, Oxon: West Oxfordshire Arts Association The Gallery Town Hall, 01993 850137.

Canterbury: Nevill Gallery, 43 St Peters St. Artists of Fame and Promise, 01227 765291.

Isle of Wight: Quay Arts Centre Sea St, Newport, 01983 822490 Peter Unworths. 3-D world from found objects. Dimbola Lodge Terrace Lane Freshwater Bay, 01983 756814 David Bailey. Unseen work.

Oxford: Museum of Modern Art 30 Pembroke St, 01865 722733. Alfred Hitchcock exhibition.

Poole: Waterfront Museum 4 High St, 01202 683138. Written word exhibition.

Portsmouth: Aspex Visual Arts Trust 27 Brougham Rd, Southsea, 01705 812121. Museum interiors minus works of art.

Ditchling: Museum Church Lane, 01273 844 744 Maps and Mapmakers.

Basingstoke: Fairfields Council Rd, 01256 321621.

Milton Keynes: Garage Gallery Westbury Farm Studio Foxcovert Rd, 01908 501214 The City. The bid for city status.

Waltham Abbey: Epping Forest District Museum 39-41 Sun St, 01992 716882 Contemporary ceramics contrasted with historical pieces.

Lymington. Artsway Station Rd Sway, 01590 682260.

Saffron Walden: Fry Public Art Gallery (the) Bridge End Gardens Castle St, 01799 513779 Local 20th-century artists.

St Albans: Museum of St Albans ,Hatfield Rd, 01727 819340 Barbie's 40th birthday.

Chichester: Pallant House Gallery 9 North Pallant, 01243 774 557 Innocence & Decadence: Flowers in Northern European Art 1880-1914.

EAST ANGLIA

Cambridge: Kettle's Yard, Castle St. 01229 352124; Darkroom, Dales Brewery, Gwydir St. 01223 566725. Fitzwilliam Museum, Trumpington St. 01223 332993. Museum Collection. Story-making for pupils.

Norwich: Gallery, Norfolk School of Art and Design, St George's St. 01603 610561. Castle Museum, 01603 493624. Surrealism: The Untamed Eye. Works From The Tate Gallery London. Drop-in surreal animation workshops for children. Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts University of East Anglia University Plain, 01603 593 199. Activity table and trails.

Colchester: First Site, The Minories Art Gallery, 74 High St. 01206 577067. Wood and Harrison video installations.

Sudbury: Gainsborough's House 46 Gainsborough St, 01787 372958. Landscapes.

Wisbech: Fenland Museum, 01945 583817.

Eye: Wingfield Arts College, 01379 384 505 Miro: Constellations.

Peterborough: Museum and Art Gallery, Priestgate. 01733 343329

Bourn, Cambs: Wysing Arts Fox Rd, 01954 718881.Genetics and biology.

Ipswich: Wolsey Art Gallery Christchurch Mansion Christchurch Park, 01473 253246. Animal sculptures, decorated walls and floors.

LONDON

Rich Women of Zurich, 73 Leather Lane, 07000 785332; Tate Gallery Millbank, 0171 887 8765. Abracadabra (see review, page 3). Plus permanent collection; Pitshanger Manor and Gallery, 0181 567 1227; Lesley Craze Gallery 33: 35A Clerkenwell Green, 0171 608 0393. Textiles;198 Gallery 198 Railton Rd Herne Hill, 0171 978 8309.

Institute Gallery 65 Davies St, 0171 514 6127; Earthworks Gallery 204 High St, Hornchurch, 01708 440421; Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton St, 0171 928 7521. Watercolour in the 21st Century; Hayward Gallery, South Bank Centre, 0171 921 0951. Chuck Close, plus Apollo Mission Photos of lunar landscape; National Gallery 0171 747 2885. Rembrandt by Himself. A Brush with Nature. Landscape oil sketches. Tricks of the Trade. Magic paintings and audience participation with magician The Great Xar.

Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham. 0181 892 0221; Photographers' Gallery, 5 Great Newport St, WC1, 0171 831 1772 "Mythic landscape of European imagination"; Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gdns. 0171 402 6075. Bridget Riley: 60s & 70s paintings. Artist Marc Hulson will talk on her work; Tabernacle Gallery, Tabernacle Community Assoc, Powis Sq. 0171 565 7803.

Whitechapel Art Gallery, 80-82 Whitechapel High St. 0171 822 7880. Vision of Hindu sages; Royal Academy, Piccadilly, W1. Summer Exhibition; October Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester St, 0171 242 7367 Contemporary Art of the Huichol Indians; Transport Museum Covent Garden Piazza Covent Garden, 0171 379 6344. Future London transport; Crafts Council 44a Pentonville Rd Islington, 0171 278 7700.

Contemporary International Basket Making; Chisenhale Studios 64-84 Chisenhale Rd Bow 0181 981 1916. New Work; Bruce Castle Museum Lordship Lane Tottenham, 0181 808 8772 Roots and Destiny: Group exhibition of Latin American artists. Courtauld Gallery Somerset House, The Strand, 0171 873 2526. The Value of Arts. National Maritime Museum Romney Rd Greenwich, 0181 312 6565. The story of Britain and the sea.

Lothbury Gallery 41 Lothbury, 0171 726 1795 Nat West Painting Prize; V&A Cromwell Rd, 0171 938 8638 The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms; Print Studio Gallery 425 Harrow Rd, Harrow, 0181 969 3247; Westbourne Gallery, 407 Wandsworth Rd, 0171 720 2122. Ethiopian art; 30 Underwood SE Gallery, 30/34 Underwood St, Hackney, 0171 336 0884.

Museum of Garden History Lambeth Palace Rd 0171 401 8864/5; ICA, The Mall, 0171 930 3647 Rem Koolhaas: Architect; Camden Arts Centre Arkwright Rd, 0171 435 2643/5224. Wallpaper, film; Annely Juda Fine Art 4th Floor 23 Dering St, 0171 629 7578. Naum Gabo, Funhkashi, Hockney; Arts & Leisure Service Gallery Civic Centre, PO Box 22 Station Rd, Harrow, 0181 424 1242. Young people's mosaics.

RIBA Architecture Gallery 66 Portland Pl, 0171 307 3682. Pneumatics and protest: 1968 Family Open Day. Association of Photographers 81 Leonard St, 0171 739 3631. Water and beauty of Bangladesh.

All enquiries to Engage, the Gallery 99 organisers (0171 278, 8382; wwwengage.org).

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