Jeff Robb | Liminal States
16 Apr - 09 May 2015
Jeff Robb is currently best known for his lenticular photographic work focusing on the female nude and abstract forms in space, which he makes in series. The works in this exhibition are predominantly lenticular photography that use a vertical lens array to present a stereo pair of images to the eyes. They are 3D pictures without glasses. The screen...
Christopher Thompson | Somewhere : A Moment's Thought.
16 Apr - 09 May 2015
Captured in his delicate painterly technique and an often subdued palette, Christopher Thompson’s compositions portray the human drama inherent in gestures, glances and emotions. In combining his imagined sources with observational accuracy, his work traverses the divide between the real and the fictitious &n...
Alison Jacques Gallery is pleased to present Organic Sculpture, a group exhibition including works by fifteen artists made over the past fifty years. Whilst some sculptures question the differentiation between geometric and organic forms, others address the relationship of the form to the body or the form to the whole. The artists participating span four continents: Janine Antoni (American, b.1964);...
Los Angeles-based artist Joel Morrison creates sculptures and wall works that are slick, highly polished and desirable. They are also changelings born from the waste and excess of a consumerist culture. His stainless steel artworks are dystopian aberrations made up of quotidian discarded objects found around his neighborhood and studio in Los Angeles. Broken bits of trolley, balloons, blankets an...
Harold Wharf, 6 Creekside, Deptford
London SE8 4SA, United Kingdom http://aptstudios.org
April 17th - April 19th
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Please join us to celebrate the publication of an artist book by Robert Welch, which charts his recovery and return to painting following a stroke.
A display of work made by Robert since the stroke will be on show in the gallery. The book will be available to buy at the launch and over the weekend at a preview price of £20.
I had expected to see a struggle, perhaps an ungainliness compare...
September 25th, 2014 - May 17th
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The first display in a series exploring the architecture and design of the Barbican celebrates its architects: Peter 'Joe' Chamberlin, Geoffry Powell and Christof Bon.Discover rare photographs taken by CP&B and watercolours by Powell.
This is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the fascinating personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists. Ranging from mass-produced memorabilia and popular collectibles to one-of-a-kind curiosities, rarefied artifacts, and specimens, these collections provide insight into the inspirations, influences, motives and obsessions of artists. While some artists are connoisseurs, oth...
Internationally renowned for sculptural installations and video works, Swiss artist Roman Signer presents Slow Movement, a new installation for the Curve using the kayak, a longstanding symbol and form in his work for three decades. Specifically made for this show, a kayak navigates the 90-metre long gallery as if moving through a canal. The exhibition extends out to the foyer and lakeside, with two...
Bernard Jacobson Gallery
other (outside main areas)
28 Duke Street St. James's
London SW1Y 6AG, United Kingdom
+44 020 7734 3431 http://www.jacobsongallery.com
January 24th - April 25th
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“...his full maturity came after the abstract expressionist ‘period’ – in fact, after 1960 – and his career illustrates the perils of generalising about decades, groups or movements.” Robert Hughes 1988To mark the centenary of Robert Motherwell’s birth on 24th January 1915, the Bernard Jacobson Gallery will inaugurate its new space in Duke Street St James&rsquo...
The directors of Blain|Southern are delighted to present Nasan Tur’s first-ever UK solo exhibition. Tur’s work often reflects the social conditions in which it is produced, exploring political ideologies and the symbols of power that are present throughout our environment.
This is the German artist’s second show with the gallery, following his 2013 presentation at Blain|Southern...
Jo Baer’s first major show in a UK public gallery centres around her most recent series of paintings, In the Land of the Giants. This series, developed since 2009, reflects on her life-long interest in history and science. Inspired by Palaeolithic cave paintings, Baer saw in these ancient marks, with their instilled meaning, a midway between abstraction and figuration. Depicting esoteric and e...
For his second solo exhibition at Camden Arts Centre, British artist Simon Martin (b. 1965) presents a new film, UR Feeling. This new work takes its title and direction from a quote by architect Peter Eisenman in conversation with Charles Jencks, discussing the redevelopment of Santiago de Compostela’s historic city centre.
'They will feel in the alleyways something, but it’s not qui...
This exhibition in the Artists' Studio brings together new works by second year students from the Royal College of Art Sculpture Programme, considering ideas around the architectural container. Join us for an evening of live works in response to their exhibition on Wednesday 15 April, 7.00-9.00pm. #CACWednesdays
People try to put us down (Talkin' 'bout my generation)
▪ The Who, 'My generation', (1965) (1)
Gustave Courbet once stated that he was 'not only a Socialist, but a Democrat and a Republican, as well: in a word, a supporter of the whole revolution, and above all a realist, that is to say a sincere lover of genuine truth' (2).
In T. J. Clark’s book 'Image of the People’ (1999), Courbet is...
PROJECTS is a series of exhibitions within the Contemporary Art Society space at 59 Central Street that transform and use the architecture of the building, drawing into focus questions around modes of display and the encounter between contemporary art and architecture.
The Contemporary Art Society will present a selection of work by Salvatore Arancio.
The main concern at the centre of Salvatore...
David Zwirner is pleased to present the gallery’s first exhibition with Carol Bove. On view at our London location, it features recent works by the New York-based artist, known for her simple yet intricate assemblages of found and made objects.
The Plastic Unit groups together large-scale sculptures made from natural and industrial materials, including slickly manufactured stainless steel...