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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Against Captain's Orders: a Journey into the Uncharted

National Maritime Museum    other (outside main areas)
Romney Road , Greenwich
London SE10 9NF, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8858 4422
http://www.nmm.ac.uk/visit/
March 28th - August 31st - closing today
added 8 months ago

Royal Museums Greenwich and Punchdrunk Enrichment present an exciting new exhibition for 6-12 year olds Cast yourself off into an exciting world of maritime history, derring-do and adventure in this new family exhibition. With so much history secured in one museum – so many objects, so many stories, so many doorways to other times and other worlds – Against Captain's Orders: a Journe...   [more]

Opening: March 28th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
March 18th - August 31st - closing today
added 5 months ago

This display brings together four abstract portraits by the distinguished British painter Jack Smith (1928-2011). Three of these paintings were made in the 1980s: two representing the composers Harrison Birtwistle and Colin Matthews, and the third the choreographer Ashley Page. The fourth is a self-portrait dated 1997. None of these works functions as a portrait in a conventional way. Rather t...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ketaki Sheth: On Belonging: Photographs of Indians of African Descent

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
April 13th - August 31st - closing today
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One of India’s leading contemporary photographers, Ketaki Sheth has a long-standing interest in questions of identity and representation. In her most recent project, shown here, she features the Sidi, a people of African descent living in India. With origins in historic trade routes, they have called India home since the seventeenth century, adopting many of the conventions of dress, food, and...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b John Swannell: Roy Strong at 80: Photographs by John Swannell

National Portrait Gallery    westminster
St Martin's Place
London WC2H 0HE, United Kingdom
+44 020 7321 6620
http://www.npg.org.uk
June 19th - August 31st - closing today
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This new display celebrates the eightieth birthday of the Gallery’s former director Sir Roy Strong who, with photographer John Swannell, has devised a series of portraits that transport Sir Roy through time, inventing and reinventing him as an array of historical characters. With a sharp eye for period style and dress, careful reference to the composition, lighting and poses of famous historic...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Luca Manini, Holly-Anne Buck, Collagism: Source Display - Texture and Collage

Tate Britain    london bridge, southbank
Millbank
London SW1P 4RG, United Kingdom
44 20 78878000
http://www.tate.org.uk
August 1st, 2014 - August 31st - closing today
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Six themes will be explored for each month of the duration of Source Spotlight Display, at Tate Britain in August 2014 exploring Texture and Collage. Collage has been practiced as an artists’ technique since the early twentieth century. This technique of collecting images and carefully assembling them into new compositions fits perfectly into the current age where a wealth of images can be readily...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Henri Matisse: The Backs

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts    other (outside main areas)
University of East Anglia
Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
+44 1603 593199
http://scva.ac.uk/
March 29th - September 1st - closing tomorrow
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Henri Matisse is one of the most important artists of the 20th century and the four relief sculptures known as 'the Backs' are the artist's most celebrated works in sculpture. These monumental works are now recognised as a group and were made over a period of twenty years as he progressively refined the original pose of a model with raised arm. The figure is portrayed with her back to the artis...   [more]

Opening: March 29th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Summer Exhibition 2015

Marlborough Fine Art    mayfair
6 Albemarle Street
London W1S 4BY, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7629 5161
http://www.marlboroughfineart.com
July 16th - September 4th - closing in 4 days
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Marlborough Fine Art is delighted to announce a summer show of works by artists: Avigdor Arikha, Frank Auerbach, Louise Bourgeois, Christopher Bramham, Steven Campbell, Stephen Conroy, John Davies, Robert Devriendt, Hughie O’Donoghue, Marlene Dumas, Lucian Freud, Catherine Goodman, Maggi Hambling, Clive Head, Bill Jacklin, Allen Jones, Anish Kapoor, Ken Kiff, RB Kitaj, Raymond Mason, Nina...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Madalina Zaharia: LOOKING LONDON, TALKING TOKYO

Tintype    islington
107 Essex Road
London N1 2SL, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7354 4360
http://www.tintypegallery.com
July 25th - September 4th - closing in 4 days
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And certainly the glass WAS beginning to melt away, just like a bright silvery mist.(Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Caroll)Looking London, Talking Tokyo is a special commission by Madalina Zaharia for Tintype’s window during the gallery’s summer break. Zaharia focuses on the elusive and uncertain nature of looking, exploring the interchangeable relationship between simulation and the v...   [more]

Opening: July 24th   6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Summer Exhibition

Alan Cristea Gallery - 31 Cork St    mayfair
31 Cork Street
London W1S 3NU, United Kingdom
+44 020 7734 4800
http://www.alancristea.com
July 22nd - September 5th - closing in 5 days
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Alan Cristea Gallery's annual Summer Exhibition, focusing on new editions and classic works by artists including Polly Apfelbaum, Gillian Ayres, Mel Bochner, Patrick Caulfield, Eduardo Chillida, Michael Craig-Martin, Miriam de Burca, Jan Dibbets, Jim Dine, Marie Harnett, Howard Hodgkin, Jasper Johns, Allen Jones, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Long, Ian McKeever, Robert Motherwell, David Nash, Julian Opi...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Summer Exhibition

Alan Cristea Gallery- 34 Cork St    mayfair
34 Cork Street
London W1S 3NU , United Kingdom
020 7439 1866
http://alancristea.com/index.php
July 22nd - September 5th - closing in 5 days
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Alan Cristea Gallery's annual Summer Exhibition, focusing on new editions and classic works by artists including Polly Apfelbaum, Gillian Ayres, Mel Bochner, Patrick Caulfield, Eduardo Chillida, Michael Craig-Martin, Miriam de Burca, Jan Dibbets, Jim Dine, Marie Harnett, Howard Hodgkin, Jasper Johns, Allen Jones, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Long, Ian McKeever, Robert Motherwell, David Nash, Julian Opie, V...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: The boys the girls and the political

Lisson Gallery    mayfair
29 and 52-54 Bell Street
London NW1 5DA, United Kingdom
+ 44(0)20 7724 2739
http://www.lissongallery.com
July 17th - September 5th - closing in 5 days
added 2 months ago

The boys the girls and the political brings together 10 international artists and articulates a group dynamic built upon multifaceted working methods, collaboration and an interest in material transformation. A curatorial investigation into approach and thinking within the practice of these artists is given precedence over the presentation of autonomous objects, the exhibition becoming a platform t...   [more]

Opening: July 16th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ângela Ferreira: Talk Tower for Ingrid Jonker

Marlborough Fine Art    mayfair
6 Albemarle Street
London W1S 4BY, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7629 5161
http://www.marlboroughfineart.com
August 5th - September 5th - closing in 5 days
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Continuing its summer tradition of exhibiting a single work for the month of August, Marlborough Contemporary is delighted to present Ângela Ferreira’s Talk Tower for Ingrid Jonker. Ferreira’s work might be understood as conceptual sculpture and is concerned with the legacies of colonialism, conducted through in-depth research and the distillation of ideas into resonant and material fo...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Construction Industry: Contemporary Assemblage, Construction & Relief

APT Gallery    brixton
Harold Wharf, 6 Creekside, Deptford
London SE8 4SA, United Kingdom
http://aptstudios.org
August 13th - September 6th - closing in 6 days
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The exhibition brings together a diverse group of artists selected by Geoff Rigden. The common strand being that they exemplify a particular aspect of the modernist tradition. He writes: “Following in the tradition – and it may be designated as such by now Constructed Sculpture, as distinct from stone and wood carving or modelling in clay, plaster or wax (the conventional, universal sc...   [more]

Opening: August 13th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Aaron Koblin, Ben Tricklebank: Light Echoes

Barbican Art Gallery    city, barbican
Silk Street
London EC2Y 8DS , United Kingdom
+44-(0)20-7638-8891
http://www.barbican.org.uk/artgallery/wh...
June 27th - September 6th - closing in 6 days
added 2 months ago

Part of the major project in the Barbican Centre this summer and in response to the dynamic architecture of the Curve, Los Angeles-based digital artists Aaron Koblin and Ben Tricklebank present an ambitious new installation for the Curve. The collaborators were part of Doug Aitken’s Station to Station in the United States in 2013, when they employed laser and camera technology to map the landsca...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b fig-2 35/50 Amy Stephens

fig-2    mayfair
The Mall
London SW1Y 5AH, United Kingdom
http://www.fig2.co.uk
August 31st - September 6th - closing in 6 days
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Amy Stephens initiates relations between geological, architectonic and sculpted forms, exploring the dichotomy between the object/form and its representation. Using variety of media from drawing to sculpture and photography, Stephens investigates fluctuations between two and three-dimensional surfaces. Her drawings manifest themselves as physical lines in space, her sculptures replicate existing or...   [more]

Opening: August 31st   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Carsten Höller: Decision

Hayward Gallery    london bridge, southbank
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road
London SE1 8XX, United Kingdom
44 20 7960 5226
http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/...
June 10th - September 6th - closing in 6 days
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Carsten Höller: Decision is the artist’s first major survey show in the UK. The exhibition, which sprawls across Hayward Gallery and erupts beyond its roof and walls, explores perception and decision making. Confronting visitors with a series of choices, it features mirrors, disconcerting doubles and mysterious objects which together create an impression of a world where nothing is quite as...   [more]

Opening: June 10th   11:00 AM - 7:00 PM



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