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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Garth Lewis, Tom Lomax: Digital.Material

APT Gallery    brixton
Harold Wharf, 6 Creekside, Deptford
London SE8 4SA, United Kingdom
http://aptstudios.org
April 4th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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  APT Gallery, Harold Wharf, 8 Creekside, Deptford, London SE8 4AS 5th to 21st April 2013. Thursday-Sunday,12 noon to 5pm. Private View 4th April 6-8pm   Digital.Material : Paintings, Sculpture and Prints.   Garth Lewis and Tom Lomax   DIGITAL.MATERIAL is the first in-depth exhibition of works that represent nearly a decade of research and experiment with digital media in relation to painting and sculpture.  Garth...   [more]

Opening: April 4th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Beatriz Santiago Muñoz: The Black Cave

Gasworks    wandsworth
155 Vauxhall Street
London SE11 5RH , United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7587 5202
http://www.gasworks.org.uk
February 22nd, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Gasworks presents The Black Cave, the first UK solo exhibition by Beatriz Santiago Muñoz. Consisting of newly commissioned moving image works, the exhibition focuses on the relationship between landscape, history and infrastructure in the artist’s home country of Puerto Rico. Often documenting her interactions with specific individuals and communities, Santiago's films and videos focus on how social re...   [more]

Opening: February 21st, 2013   6:30 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Neil Libbert: Neil Libbert: Photojournalist

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
September 17th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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This first solo display of ten photographs by Neil Libbert celebrates Libbert’s fifty-five year career as a photojournalist. Born in Salford, Libbert studied at the Regional College of Art in Manchester before starting to work as a photographer and opening his own studio in the city in 1957. He joined the staff of the Manchester Guardian, and moved to the paper's London office in 1961. He stayed w...   [more]

Opening: September 17th, 2012   10:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd The Bloomsbury Poet & The Cambridge Photographer: Julian Bell & Lettice Ramsey

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
September 18th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Julian Bell was born in 1908, the son of the painter Vanessa Bell and her husband, the art critic Clive Bell. He attended King’s College, Cambridge (1927–34), where he contributed to The Venture, and was a member of the intellectual discussion group known as the Apostles. He published two books of poems: Winter Movement (1930) and Work for the Winter (1936). At Cambridge, Bell formed a relationshi...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Bob Collins: Shooting Stars

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
September 17th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Born in 1924, Collins’s first illustrated article appeared in Amateur Photographer in 1952. Four years later he left his job as a watchmaker to pursue a career as a freelance photojournalist. Working primarily in the field of popular entertainment, he documented the rise of singers and radio and television performers such as Tony Hancock, Johnny Ray, Shirley Bassey and Petula Clark. His work frequentl...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lisa Oppenheim: Heaven Blazing into the Head

The Approach    hackney
47 Approach Road, Bethnal Green
London E2 9LY, United Kingdom
44 (0) 20 8983 3878
http://www.theapproach.co.uk
March 22nd, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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The Approach is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition by Lisa Oppenheim.   For her first solo show at the gallery, Heaven Blazing into the Head, Oppenheim presents a grouping of three ongoing series of work, each addressing her engagement with the relationship between photographic process and content. Oppenheim researches images and techniques from the recent and more distant past...   [more]

Opening: March 21st, 2013   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Social Fabric: African Textiles Today

The British Museum    holborn, covent garden
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom
http://www.britishmuseum.org/
February 14th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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The rich fabric of African printed and factory-woven textiles reflects changing times, fashions and tastes. From eastern to southern Africa, the social and historical significance of these beautiful and diverse materials are also reflected in the identities of those who wear them. This exhibition takes a fresh look at the history, manufacture and continuing social significance of these textiles – the designs...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Island Stories: Fifty Years of Photography in Britain

Victoria and Albert Museum    kensington
Cromwell Road, South Kensington
London SW7 2RL, United Kingdom
44 020 79422000
http://www.vam.ac.uk
March 16th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Drawn exclusively from the V&A collections, this display features a selection of more than 80 photographs made in the UK since the 1950s. It focuses on individual projects, each of which tells a story. Collectively, they give a picture of life in Britain that reflects upon subjects ranging from landscape and industry to family and community. The photographers represented include: Maurice Broomfie...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Inspired by... 2012

Victoria and Albert Museum    kensington
Cromwell Road, South Kensington
London SW7 2RL, United Kingdom
44 020 79422000
http://www.vam.ac.uk
October 6th, 2012 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Inspired by... is the V&A’s annual art, craft and design competition. It encourages part-time students from adult education to use the Museum’s collections as a source of inspiration for their own work. Entries are assessed by curators, designers and educators, and a winner is chosen in each category. The display shows a selection of artworks made in different media by students of mixed abilities and from div...   [more]

Opening: October 6th, 2012   10:00 AM - 5:45 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Gary Hume: Liberty Grip

White Cube, Bermondsey    london bridge, southbank
144 —152 Bermondsey Street
London SE1 3TQ , United Kingdom
+44 (0) 2079 305373
http://whitecube.com
March 6th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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For each of the three discrete sections of Liberty Grip, Hume used as a template the arm of a mannequin, enlarging this mass-produced, utilitarian object to a colossal scale. Hume then positioned the three arms into an evocative group of forms that suggests both a bundle of limbs or a contorted hand. Bronze on this scale usually commemorates the feat of a war hero or the triumphs of a nation, but with Li...   [more]

Opening: March 5th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Chuck Close: Prints Process and Collaboration

White Cube, Bermondsey    london bridge, southbank
144 —152 Bermondsey Street
London SE1 3TQ , United Kingdom
+44 (0) 2079 305373
http://whitecube.com
March 6th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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White Cube Bermondsey is pleased to present ‘Chuck Close Prints: Process and Collaboration’, a touring exhibition of the artist's graphic oeuvre, curated and organised by the Parrish Art Museum, USA. Close made his first print in 1972 and, since then, has tirelessly explored the possibilities and limits of the print medium. Although Close is best known for his meticulous, large-scale paintings,...   [more]

Opening: March 5th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Eddie Peake: Adjective Machine Gun

White Cube, Bermondsey    london bridge, southbank
144 —152 Bermondsey Street
London SE1 3TQ , United Kingdom
+44 (0) 2079 305373
http://whitecube.com
March 6th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013 - closing today
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Please note that the performance contains some nudity. White Cube is pleased to present ‘Adjective Machine Gun’, an exhibition and ongoing performance by London based artist Eddie Peake. To date, Eddie Peake has established a multi-faceted and energetic practice that manifests itself through a wide variety of media including photography, painting, neon sculpture and performance. Exploring th...   [more]

Opening: March 5th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Brett Weston: Nudes and Dunes

Michael Hoppen Contemporary    chelsea, belgravia
3 Jubilee Place
London SW3 3TD, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7352 3649
http://www.michaelhoppengallery.com
April 2nd, 2013 - April 24th, 2013 - closing today
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Michael Hoppen is very pleased to exhibit for the first time in the United Kingdom a comprehensive vantage selection of Brett Weston’s Nudes and Dunes. Born in 1911, the son and apprentice of legendary photographer Edward Weston. Brett applied himself to photography from an early age. Moving with his father to Mexico aged thirteen he was introduced no Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and  Tina...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Güler Ates: Books of Dust

Royal Academy of Arts    mayfair
50-52 Piccadilly, Burlington House
London W1J 0BD, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7300 8000
http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/
February 13th, 2013 - April 24th, 2013 - closing today
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Ates’s new series of hypnotic photographs explores female identity through the lens of the artist’s own experiences of cross-cultural displacement as well as accepted models of culture in the West. Imbuing her female subjects with a mystic exoticism that brings to the fore Western notions of Orientalism, Ates has also instilled in these haunting iconic figures a sense of power amidst this historical...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Design that Makes a Difference

Royal College of Art    kensington
Kensington Gore
London SW7 2EU, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7590 4444
http://www.rca.ac.uk/
April 20th, 2013 - April 26th, 2013 - closing today
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This exhibition, presented by the Norwegian Design Council and the Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design showcases 20 leading projects from the UK and Norway that demonstrate the benefit of people-centred design thinking. The projects ranging from passenger trains and hotel chains to government websites, voting systems and community-led initiatives provide a snapshot of the developing practice of socially inclu...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Between The Lines

All Visual Arts    other (outside main areas)
1 Horse Guards Ave.
London SW1A 2HU, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7843 0410
http://www.allvisualarts.org
March 8th, 2013 - April 27th, 2013 - closing today
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The language of drawing has always been considered the cornerstone of art and as such it reveals the inner process of the artist and his thinking. From the scientific and anatomical sketches of Leonardo Da Vinci to the automatic doodles of the Surrealists, drawing has allowed artists over the centuries to explore both the world around us and the world within. In a contemporary context, the ability...   [more]

Opening: March 7th, 2013   7:00 PM - 9:00 PM



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