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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Anwar Shemza: BP Spotlight: Anwar Shemza

Tate Britain    london bridge, southbank
Millbank
London SW1P 4RG, United Kingdom
44 20 78878000
http://www.tate.org.uk
October 12th, 2015 - September 30th - closing today
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Anwar Jalal Shemza (1928–85) moved to London in 1956, leaving an established career as a writer and painter in Lahore, Pakistan. In Britain Shemza abandoned his illustrative and figurative approach and developed vigorous compositions that fused calligraphy and aspects of Islamic architecture with Western abstraction. He repeatedly revisited subjects, including the walls and gates of Lahore, the Arabic...   [more]

Opening: March 11th   6:30 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b David Hockney: BP Spotlight: Hockney’s Double Portraits

Tate Britain    london bridge, southbank
Millbank
London SW1P 4RG, United Kingdom
44 20 78878000
http://www.tate.org.uk
October 19th, 2015 - September 30th - closing today
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On display for the first time ever in the UK, George Lawson and Wayne Sleep 1972–5 by acclaimed artist David Hockney, will sit alongside two of Hockney’s other celebrated large-scale double portraits in this awe-inspiring display. Created between 1970 and 1977, the three paintings portray couples or friends in their homes. Presented together, they demonstrate Hockney’s fascinati...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jo Spence: BP Spotlight: Jo Spence

Tate Britain    london bridge, southbank
Millbank
London SW1P 4RG, United Kingdom
44 20 78878000
http://www.tate.org.uk
October 19th, 2015 - September 30th - closing today
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Jo Spence (1934–92) was a photographer who explored and challenged the way in which women were represented. Drawing on personal experiences and the use of performance, she commented on broader political issues. This display showcases the vast breadth of Spence’s ground-breaking work. The photographs and archival material on view relate to her collaboration with the socialist-feminist c...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b BP Spotlight: Art and Alcohol

Tate Britain    london bridge, southbank
Millbank
London SW1P 4RG, United Kingdom
44 20 78878000
http://www.tate.org.uk
November 16th, 2015 - September 30th - closing today
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Since William Hogarth satirised the Georgian craze for gin, artists have explored Britain’s relationship with alcohol – as social lubricant, or as factor in social or family breakdown. This fascinating display examines the role of alcohol in British art from the 19th century to modern day. The display contrasts two works from Tate’s collection; George Cruikshank’s Worship...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Dorothea Tanning: Flower Paintings

Alison Jacques Gallery    mayfair
16-18 Berners Street
London W1, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7631 4720
http://www.alisonjacquesgallery.com
September 2nd - October 1st - closing tomorrow
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Alison Jacques Gallery is delighted to exhibit Dorothea Tanning’s final paintings, which will be, shown together for the first time since 1999. Conceived as a series of 12, these imaginary blooms were painted in 1997-98 and published together with poems written by contemporary poets in an anthology the artist called Another Language of Flowers (1998). Nearly 20 years since they were made, Ali...   [more]

Opening: September 1st   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jack McConville: Capital Depths

Ibid.    other (outside main areas)
27 Margaret Street
London W1W 8RY, United Kingdom
+44(0)2076378773
http://www.ibidgallery.com
September 2nd - October 1st - closing tomorrow
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Olivia Plender: Solo Exhibition

Maureen Paley    hackney
21 Herald St.
London E2 6JT, United Kingdom
+44 (0)20-7729-4112
http://www.maureenpaley.com/
September 9th - October 1st - closing tomorrow
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9 September – 1 October 2016 private view and book launch: Friday 9 September 6.30 – 8.30 pm Maureen Paley is pleased to announce a solo show at the gallery by Olivia Plender. The exhibition addresses the subject of national identity, global finance and protest movements. Architectural models, posters, drawings and costumes will be included that are informed by Plender’s interes...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b David Korty: Solo Exhibition

Sadie Coles HQ - Davies Street    mayfair
1 Davies Street
London W1, United Kingdom
http://www.sadiecoles.com
September 1st - October 1st - closing tomorrow
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This autumn at Sadie Coles HQ, David Korty presents a group of twelve new paintings. The works mark both a continuation and a dramatic development of Korty’s Blue Shelf series (begun in 2013), in which he depicted objects on tiered ledges against backgrounds of midnight blue. In his latest paintings, words assume the place of objects. The linearity of text, rather than the horizontality of the s...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Uri Aran: Two Things About Suffering

Sadie Coles HQ - Kingly Street    soho
62 Kingly Street
London W1B 5QN, United Kingdom
http://www.sadiecoles.com/
September 1st - October 1st - closing tomorrow
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In his first exhibition at Sadie Coles HQ, Uri Aran presents a group of videos, sculptures and paintings. Throughout, he returns to the intersecting themes of genre, gesture and artifice – both as they occur in art and in everyday reality. Arrayed throughout the gallery is a group of short videos, variously projected or displayed in the form of a ‘workstation’ (a screen and speakers placed o...   [more]

Opening: September 1st   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Peter Cook RA: Floating Ideas

Royal Academy of Arts    other (outside main areas)
Burlington House, Piccadilly
London W1J0BD, United Kingdom
http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/
June 8th - October 2nd - closing in 2 days
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Visionary architect and educator Sir Peter Cook RA creates an installation in the Architecture Space that evokes a world of architectural possibilities through over 60 drawings submitted to the Summer Exhibition from the mid-1960s to the present day. Floating Ideas presents the opportunity to discover Peter Cook RA’s architectural thinking through a series of drawings. The display includes...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life

Royal Academy of Arts    other (outside main areas)
Burlington House, Piccadilly
London W1J0BD, United Kingdom
http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/
July 2nd - October 2nd - closing in 2 days
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David Hockney returns to the RA with a remarkable new body of work. Embracing portraiture with a renewed creative vigour, he offers an intimate snapshot of the LA art world and the people who have crossed his path over the last two years. After his monumental landscape exhibition burst to life in our Main Galleries in 2012, Hockney turned away from painting and from his Yorkshire home, returning to Los Angeles. Slowly he began to return to the quiet contemplati...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Will Barras: Will Barras 'Trust Your Hands'

StolenSpace Gallery    shoreditch, hoxton
17 Osborn Street
London E1 6TD, United Kingdom
+44 (0) 207 247 2684
http://www.stolenspace.com/
September 9th - October 2nd - closing in 2 days
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StolenSpace is proud to present ‘Trust Your Hands’, the new solo show from British artist Will Barras. Having lived in Bristol while studying, Barras became one of a new crop of young artists working within Bristol’s world renowned street art scene. He has since exhibited around the world, collaborating with other artists, and painting both on walls and in the gallery space. L...   [more]

Opening: September 8th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Zeyno Pekünlü, The Institute of New Feeling: Artists' Film International: Zeyno Pekünlü and The Institute for New Feeling

Whitechapel Gallery    whitechapel
77-82 Whitechapel High Street
London E1 7QX, United Kingdom
44 020 75227888
http://www.whitechapelgallery.org
August 9th - October 2nd - closing in 2 days
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The impact of technology in our mediated lives is explored through the work of US collective The Institute of New Feeling. This is Presence (2016), offers a sophisticated array of lifestyle choices available online by borrowing from the language of corporate branding, health and beauty, and new age healing. How to properly touch a girl so you don’t creep her out? (2015) by Turkish artist Zeyno...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b George Frederic Watts, Sir Lawrence Alma-Tameda: Flowing Lines of Grace

Royal Academy of Arts    other (outside main areas)
Burlington House, Piccadilly
London W1J0BD, United Kingdom
http://www.royalacademy.org.uk/
July 26th - October 7th - closing in 7 days
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The classical revival in British art and sculpture during the second half of the nineteenth century fuelled the widespread fascination for all things antique. For Frederic Lord Leighton PRA (1830–1896), Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema RA (1836–1912) and George Frederic Watts RA (1817–1904), the drapery of classical Greek sculpture represented an aesthetic and physical ideal. In numerous...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: ‘Cryptic - Art & Science’

The Crypt Gallery    fitzrovia, bloomsbury
St Pancras Church, Euston Road
London NW12BA, United Kingdom
020 7388 1461
http://www.cryptgallery.org.uk
October 4th - October 7th - closing in 7 days
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15 international artists and scientists take an innovative, thought provoking approach to explore contemporary issues across science. ‘Cryptic - Art & Science’, is an innovative show bringing together the work of 15 international artists and scientists. Located in the historic setting of The Crypt, London, the multi-disciplinary approach of the work on display will tackle a wide range of...   [more]

Opening: October 4th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Florian Heinke: Alles Wird Gut

CHARLIE SMITH london    shoreditch, hoxton
336 Old Street
London EC1V 9DR, United Kingdom
020 7739 4055
http://www.charliesmithlondon.com
September 9th - October 8th - closing in 8 days
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German enfant terrible Florian Heinke presents realist black paintings in first London solo exhibition 'ALLES WIRD GUT' at Shoreditch art gallery CHARLIE SMITH LONDON. CHARLIE SMITH LONDON is delighted to present Florian Heinke with his first solo exhibition in London. Heinke is known for his paintings that alternate between political polemics and transcendental beauty. Combining text and image...   [more]

Opening: September 9th   11:00 AM - 6:00 PM



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