17 March 2010

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TALK: Mateo López

Mateo López will introduce his exhibition at Gaworks, discussing the development of his practice during the residency at Gasworks.   Mateo López creates studio-like situations in which the production and display of the work overlap. His source material includes drawings, notes and photographs which are often taken in his journeys. In many of his installations, […]

17 March 2010

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Residency Artists’ Talks

David Bestué, Mateo López and Güneş Terkol introduce their practice and discuss their plans for the three-month stay in London.

17 March 2010

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DIALECTS III: ICONOLOGY

  The group show Dialects returns to Pushkin House for the third year running with participating artists, both Russian and European, exploring the dialects of the icon through a wide range of media, from photography to painting and sculpture. Departing from the previous themes of the show that focused on Russian identity and visual art […]

17 March 2010

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OPEN STUDIO WEEKEND

David Bestué and Güneş Terkol open their studios to the public to show and discuss the development of their work during their stay in London.   David Bestué uses different media to manipulate ideas drawn from philosophy, art history, architecture and film. By making small changes to public and domestic scenarios, his works create absurd […]

17 March 2010

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I Want to See / Struggle in Jerash

Gasworks presents an exhibition linking two feature-length films: I Want to See (2008) by Lebanese artists Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, and Struggle in Jerash (2009) by London-based artists Eileen Simpson and Ben White. Respectively set in Lebanon and Jordan, the films emphasise cinema’s potential to create new ways of confronting the past and negotiating […]

17 March 2010

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ACT ART 8- CENSORED

ACT ART 8 – CENSORED  Friday 9th July 2010. 8pm-4am 100 Artists, 1 Venue, 1 Night, 9 Areas, 10 Live Spaces + Seated Cinema Live Art/Performance/Music PA’s/Film/Video/Installation/Photography/Painting/DJ’s Advance £10 Q-Jump Tickets available from http://www.wegottickets.com/event/82219 On the door: £10 b4 10pm/ £12 after ARTISTS confirmed so far include: Aine Phillips & Manuel Vason, Alessandro Vitali, Alex Fear, Allan […]

17 March 2010

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Collected Readings & Bad Faith

We would be delighted if you would join us between 6pm and 8pm on Friday 19th March to celebrate the launch of two new exceptional contemporary visual art exhibitions, Bad Faith and Collected Readings at the Golden Thread Gallery. Collected Readings is an exhibition of works selected from the British Council Collection that sets out […]

16 March 2010

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Clare Chapman Solo Exhibition

Phantasmagoria “Something draws you in but you can think of no earthly name to describe what you see and you are not at all sure how wise you would be to go there. For a moment you wonder if you have stumbled into the aftermath of a wholesale slaughter – a slaughter so atrocious that […]

16 March 2010

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GILDO MEDINA – Le Miroir De Dionysos

>>>>> EXPOSITION <<<<<Du 19 Mars au 30 Avril 2010 >>>>> VERNISSAGE <<<<<<<Jeudi 18 Mars de 18H00 à 21H00 Performance de l’artiste lors du vernissage à 19h30 .   Né en 1980 à Mexico City, Gildo Medina a étudié les arts visuels, la photographie et le graphisme à la Saint-Martins School de Londres, à L’Accademia Delle’Arte […]

15 March 2010

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fllann

From a small village of Aughrim in Ireland, Fllann has been a professional tattooist for over 5 years. Always artistic it wasn’t until later in life that he began exploring the depths of his talent. Starting as a teen designing pub signage with his French arts teacher, and making furniture he developed a strong interest […]

15 March 2010

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All Wired Up

 The “All Wired Up” exhibition will be starting on 15th Mar -24th April 2010. This exhibition will emphasise on the basketry, wire sculptures and woven effect artwork or jewellery. 

14 March 2010

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‘Wonderland’

A solo exhibition of recent paintings by ex Royal Academy Schools student Joanna Phelps in collaboration with Peifen Fine Art and Piero Passet Gallery.

14 March 2010

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Saludos Amigos 2010

A one night guerilla show at the Hanbury Hall SALUDOS AMIGOS 2010 Latin American Artists in London,  Thursday June 3rd, 5-10pm. Hanbury Hall, Hanbury St, (off Brick Lane) E1 6QR   In the 1940s Walt Disney travelled to Rio to make SALUDOS AMIGOS a pop portrait of Latin America, now Brazilian artist Robson Cezar is […]

13 March 2010

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Play Me, I’m Yours

20 upright pianos distributed across Barcelona for the public to play. Designed as a catalyst to connect people, a blank canvas for the publics creativity. To date I´ve installed 140 pianos in 8 cities around the world and this year another 240 will be distributed across 10 more cities Will I survive?   

11 March 2010

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Billy Childish: Unknowable but Certain

Childish [is] right to question the dogma of the art world … and it is the work of those precious galleries like the ICA to investigate and experiment with this.’ The Independent Artist, musician and writer Billy Childish is a cult figure, and one who has gained an international following, but this is the first […]

10 March 2010

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Seducing The Machine

Seducing the Machine, an exhibition of digital video and photographic work, marks the culmination of Katherine Nolan’s doctoral research into narcissism, performance and contemporary feminist practice. The inwardly looking self-indulgent love of narcissism seems incongruous with contemporary art as a critical practice, and yet it is an unspoken impulse and motivation fundamental to the artist’s […]

10 March 2010

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The Sirens’ Stage. An exhibition by Etienne Chambaud in collaboration with critic Vincent Normand

The Sirens’ Stage is a multi-layered conceptual exhibition by Etienne Chambaud conceived in the framework of Vincent Normand’s project Permanent Exhibition, Temporary Collections.The Sirens’ Stage is developed with Kadist Art Foundation in Paris and Nomas Foundation in Rome. The exhibition, interpreted in a different language almost simultaneously in each foundation, is based on mechanisms of […]

10 March 2010

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Liminal

Liminal is a new body of work by British / Iranian artist Katayoun Dowlatshahi. The art works have been produced from double exposures onto 6 x 6 roll film as unique works of art; combining both the photograph and its hand drawn mirror image. These works have a more formal relationship with the landscape yet […]

9 March 2010

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Works Selected By…

Zero10 is a private gallery in London, where selected contemporary artists are showcased within the intimate surrounding of a domestic space.   Taking on a more direct relationship with the art, Zero10 will be showing the works of emerging artists who are gaining the attention of critics, curators, institutions and the art press around the […]

8 March 2010

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“Imprints”

Light, transmitted and defused, exposes vulnerability and intimacy in Bullseye Gallery’s first solo exhibition of paintings, photography and glass by Joanne Teasdale.

7 March 2010

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Tony Cragg

A major new exhibition from the Turner Prize-winning sculptor Tony Cragg (Hamlet, 2009, 386x130x100cm, Wood) Five large new sculptures will be exhibited, along with a series of smaller works and related drawings The Lisson Gallery will devote over 400 square metres of exhibition space to this important new show of major new works by Tony […]

6 March 2010

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VITO ACCONCI, Words/ Action/ Architecture (lecture)

Presented by the Technology and Society Lecture Series at Mills CollegeWednesday March 31st 2010 at 7:30 p.m.Lisser Theatre, Mills College 5000 MacArthur Blvd. Oakland, CA 94613This event is free and open to the public The Technology and Society Lecture Series at Mills College is pleased to be hosting Vito Acconci who will be presenting his […]

5 March 2010

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STASIS73

PURE MARXIST OPIATE FOR THE NEW UNDERGROUND! An evening of Film and Incidental Soundscapes. STASIS73 will perform live early in the evening. Lost transmissions caught in the barrel of a Smith and Wesson. Tonight STASIS deliver the New Manifesto…Live Projections with Clarinet, Voice, Violin, Typewriter, Marimba and Vintage Egg Slice… Later, JERICHO ORCHESTRA will perform […]

5 March 2010

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The Library of Babel / In and Out of Place

  176 / Zabludowicz Collection are pleased to present an exhibition of works from the Zabludowicz Collection guest curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers. As part of 176 / Zabludowicz Collection’s curatorial residency, Anna-Catharina Gebbers was given complete freedom to create an exhibition from the over 2,000 works in the Zabludowicz Collection. The result is a dramatic […]

5 March 2010

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Connor Phipps/ Jon Mole

11 year old Conor and his mentor Jon Mole are holding an exhibition at The Old Art Gallery, Avenue Road, Leamington Spa on 6th, 7th, 13th and 14th March between 11.00 and 4.00. Connor last year won a national competition by wildlife artist David Shepherd and had his work exhibited in the Natural History Museum. […]

5 March 2010

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HOTEL MIND: Juliet King

Tackling one of the last taboo’s – that of loss and the expression of grief in Western society.  Conceived between 2005 and 2009, Hotel Mind narrates it’s own journey of grief – from the confusion of tragedy through to the quest for perspective and understanding,  expressed by six large scale paintings of hotels which act […]

4 March 2010

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Visions in the Nunnery, Call for Entries

Visions in the Nunnery 2010 Call for moving image and performance work We are now accepting applications for moving image and performance artists to apply to our international open submission event. This year promises to be more ambitious than ever before.Visions in the Nunnery is an annual event that showcases some of the most exciting […]

4 March 2010

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Call for entries, Visions in the Nunnery

Visions in the Nunnery 2010 Call for moving image and performance work We are now accepting applications for moving image and performance artists to apply to our international open submission event. This year promises to be more ambitious than ever before.Visions in the Nunnery is an annual event that showcases some of the most exciting […]

4 March 2010

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Perspectives – an exhibition of expectation and illusion.

Perspectives – an exhibition of expectation and illusion. March – June 2010. Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill, 30 Portman Square, London W1H 7BH Candlestar is proud to present Perspectives the latest in the series of exhibitions that it has developed in partnership with the luxury five-star hotel Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill, the […]

2 March 2010

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Blondes de L’Amour present – Liberation

Blondes de L’Amour present – Liberation! ONLINE TICKETS AVAILABLE… Only £8.00 on WeGotTickets Link:http://www.wegottickets.com/event/72850  We cordially invite you to join as for an evening of the finest Cabaret, Comedy and Burlesque in London, fantastic venue, great acts, fab atmosphere!  We’ll also have the lovely Chastity Yields selling her gorgeous tassels and the tattoo artist, Steve […]

2 March 2010

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Unbombed and Bitten

“In a time when Street art is protected under Plexiglas panels, and the majority of local residents hope to wake up with an authentic Bansky on the outside wall of their homes… It is clear that the joke is over. War on art? I don’t think so. In an age where Street Art enters Museums […]

1 March 2010

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Arae Exhibition

Party – 18.00 to 23.00 18th March Exhibition 18-21st March Music by Sobameshi & Porno (Yuki and Kohhei from Bo Ningen)Monica YamDJ Tata FernandezEnnio Art by Christian Alegria – Christian graduated with an MA in Photography from the London College of Communications and has exhibited in a number of different galleries both in London and […]