27 October 2009

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GILLIAN AYRES At 80

Ayres is best known for her vibrant palette and the sheer physicality with which she applies paint to canvas. The works in this exhibition contain many familiar motifs but also represent a marked progression. Each work brims with her usual energy, however these new compositions are more distilled and exude the confidence of a painter […]

27 October 2009

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INCI EVINER

Inci Eviner’s film, Harem, 2009 is based on a series of early 19th century engravings by German artist Antoine Ignace Melling, who was invited by Sultan Selim the Third to chronicle the court and city of Constantinople. Eviner replaces the original figures with animations of women performing repetitive, mundane actions. Shown on a continuous loop […]

27 October 2009

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ANISH KAPOOR

New Works

27 October 2009

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EXPERIMENTAL WORKSHOP : JAPAN 1951-58/THE GREAT EXPERIMENT:RUSSIAN ART, HOMAGE TO CAMILLA GRAY

Experimental Workshop, Japan 1951 – 1957 29 October – 18 December 2009   The Great Experiment, Russia Homage to Camilla Gray 29 October – 18 December 2009

27 October 2009

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27 October 2009

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DAVID MUSGRAVE

New Works

27 October 2009

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LUCY STEIN : CREEMIE MYOPIC FABLES

n her third exhibition at Gimpel Fils, Stein will present a series of new paintings and drawings, as well as lithographs and an installation made in collaboration with Rosie McGurn. Cumulatively, these works constitute a rebuttal against cloned femininity, preferring instead idiosyncratic, wilfully eccentric women and wounded decadents who seem at odds with the supposedly […]

27 October 2009

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Contemporary Art Part 1 & 2 – 12 November 2009

  Phillips de Pury & Company’s Contemporary Art department is synonymous with high-quality and cutting-edge contemporary art. Works from the 1970s up until the present are the cornerstones to the auctions and both the day and evening sales have generated a remarkable list of artists’ records broken at auction. The Contemporary Art department at Phillips […]

25 October 2009

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Emerging Talents Abstract Painting Group Exhibition

Artists exhibiting are from Saatchi online Bashimi Art House, Salzburg Gallery was set up in September 2006 as a continuation of an Art Management Project. Bashimi Art House / Salzburg Gallery is available for hire for artists, curators, dealers and galleries.If you wish to present your collections in our venue please contact the manager via […]

23 October 2009

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Eva Rothschild

Eva Rothschild has created a new ambitious sculpture that exceeds the scale and scope of anything she has made before. A twisting, sequential line of twenty-six connected triangles, Cold Corners stretches the entire length and height of the space, contrasting with the stately architecture of the late nineteenth century Duveen galleries. Made from thin glossy […]

23 October 2009

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Sophie Calle: Talking to Strangers

Acclaimed for her photographic and film installations, Sophie Calle’s work reports on encounters and situations that she sets in motion. Whether asking strangers to sleep in her bed, or inviting an author to take charge of her destiny, she documents social interactions that require a pact of complete trust. This exhibition brings together major works […]

23 October 2009

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The Museum of Everything

In tiny crevices and under dusty beds, there lies a secret creativity by the unknowns of society. Unexpected, delicate and profound, this democratic work has inspired the world’s greatest artists. In Exhibition #1, the museum presents over two hundred drawings, paintings, sculptures and installations, selected by leading contemporary artists, curators and cultural figures. Come see […]

2 October 2009

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Kings of Leon: Ten Year Reign

In celebration of their 10th year Proud Camden presents King’s of Leon as they’ve never been seen before. Profiling the band from its Tennessean beginnings right up until its present multi award-winning status, Proud Camden will examine this musically gifted family through the photographic work of up-and-coming music photographer Jo McCaughey. Photographer, friends and now […]

30 September 2009

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Art London 2009

This year we are delighted to welcome new participants from the US, Hong Kong and Ireland, as well as returning exhibitors from as far afield as Argentina and Australia. Since its foundation in 1999, Art London has endeavoured to marry “serious” art with a welcoming and friendly approach- not a widespread formula in the art […]

30 September 2009

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Tariq Alvi

Chisenhale Gallery presents The Meaning, a major solo exhibition by British artist Tariq Alvi. Working intuitively, recycling and re-contextualizing found printed matter from newspapers and magazine advertising, Alvi’s labour-intensive works present us with both disarmingly simple and complex aesthetic forms that reflect upon contemporary society. Alvi presents a group of sculptures, paintings and collages that […]

30 September 2009

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Blair Thurman

The Alexia Goethe Gallery is proud to present Blair Thurman’s first solo exhibition in London. Using the vocabulary of guns, motorcars and trailing highways his installations and neon works articulate a mythic individual freedom and dark subjectivity. Blair Thurman, a ‘Pop’ sensitive, and his work, a haphazard reclaiming of the ‘Look of Cool’. His method […]

28 September 2009

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Watercolours + Works on Paper Fair 2010

The only fair in the UK specialising in all types of art on paper, from every period.

27 September 2009

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SHOWStudio: Fashion Revolution

  A major exhibition staged at London’s Somerset House in Autumn 2009, SHOWstudio: Fashion Revolution is a retrospective of nine years of online innovation, invention and creation. Based around the themes of ‘Process’, ‘Performance’ and ‘Participation’, the exhibition showcases over twenty projects from SHOWstudio’s archives alongside unique new films, artworks and live fashion shoots and […]

27 September 2009

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Matthew Brannon: Nevertheless

sculpture and prints by the New York artist, based on the idea of a transatlantic sea voyage. The Approach is pleased to present Matthew Brannon’s debut solo show in London. Nevertheless consists of a large sculpture representing a theatre set in a roped-off section of the gallery, a small sculpture of a bookshelf and book, […]

27 September 2009

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Richard Tuttle L’nger than Life

Stuart Shave is honoured to announce ‘L’nger than Life’ an exhibition with the acclaimed American artist Richard Tuttle. This will be Tuttle’s first solo show in London in 13 years, following the 1996 exhibition ‘Grey Walls Work’ at Camden Arts Centre. Throughout his career, which spans four decades, Tuttle is widely recognised as one 0f […]

27 September 2009

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20th Century Italian Art – 16 October 2009

Further highlights include Emilio Vedova’s Per La Spagna (1962), one of the most resolved exemplars of the artist’s celebrated Sotheby’s sale of 20th Century Italian Art promises to be one of the most exciting events on the auction calendar this October. Among the highlights of this year’s sale are Interno con frutta, a remarkable work […]

27 September 2009

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Peroni Blue Ribbon Design Awards

Peroni Nastro Azzurro take over the ICA’s Nash and Brandon rooms to launch the first ever Peroni Blue Ribbon Design Awards with an exhibition of the winner and finalists from 30 September – 4 October. Peroni Nastro Azzurro and Alessi, have collaborated to launch the first ever Peroni Blue Ribbon Design Awards. The awards were created to […]

27 September 2009

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Fine 20th Century Design – 27 September 2009

This auction features selected works by the leading designers of the 20th Century. These include early Arts and Crafts pieces, such as a rare sideboard by C.F.A. Voysey (Estimate £20,000-30,000), to an important ‘Aux Nénuphars’ occasional table by the master of Art Nouveau, Louis Majorelle (Estimate £45,000-55,000) and the sleek modern lines of a leather […]

27 September 2009

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Rosalind Nashashibi

The ICA is pleased to present a solo exhibition by London-based artist Rosalind Nashashibi. This will be the most comprehensive presentation yet of her work, presenting 16mm films from the last four years alongside examples of her photographic output. The lower gallery has a trio of short, inter-connecting film works, including Eyeballing (2005) which juxtaposes […]

27 September 2009

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CONTEMPORARY ART AUCTION – 16 October 2009

The October sale of Contemporary Art features a carefully-curated range of exciting works by the foremost names in the Contemporary art world. With cutting-edge paintings and sculptures by leading international young artists, as well as classic works by established post-war European and American masters, the auction takes place during the exhilarating week of the Frieze […]

27 September 2009

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Allan Kaprow: YARD

New York, NY… By the late 1950s, American painter Allan Kaprow — formally trained in the era of Abstract Expressionism — began to view the action of Action Painting as far more important than painting itself. With the 1959 work 18 Happenings in 6 parts, a series of seemingly random but carefully choreographed activities executed […]

27 September 2009

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Enrico Castellani, Dan Flavin, Donald Judd and Günther Uecker

Showcasing works from 1964 to the present day this new exhibition explores the connections between four major artists: Enrico Castellani, Dan Flavin, Donald Judd and Günther Uecker. All four artists were born within six years of each other (1928-1933) and their practices offer an opportunity to compare the strong aesthetic influences, interests and objectives their […]

27 September 2009

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The Object of the Attack

The Object of the Attack is a series of footnotes and infiltrations parallel to the exhibition Sculpture of The Space Age at the Foundation. Deliberately reacting against a linear approach to interpretation, The Object of the Attack will work as an echo chamber to the main exhibition and raise multiple questions about art production and […]

27 September 2009

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3rd MOSCOW BIENNIAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART

Commissioned by Joseph Backstein, curated by Jean Hubert Martin. Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Moscow Government, State Museum and Exhibition Centre ROSIZO and Moscow Biennale Art Foundation present the Third Moscow Biennale of contemporary art. 16 September 2009 Biennale press-centre starts it’s work in Garage A press centre of the 3rd Moscow Biennale […]

24 September 2009

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Damien Hirst  No Love Lost: Blue Paintings The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection is pleased to announce an exhibition of 25 new paintings by Damien Hirst including two triptychs, being shown in the UK for the first time. ‘No Love Lost: Blue Paintings by Damien Hirst’ marks the artist’s return to the solitary practice of painting. Created between 2006 and 2008, these paintings represent a […]

18 September 2009

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Boo Ritson: Back-Roads Journeys

  Part 1: The Diner at Alan Cristea Gallery Part 2: The Gas Station at Poppy Sebire Scenes of small-town America come to life in Back-Roads Journeys, an exhibition of new work across two venues by British artist Boo Ritson at Alan Cristea Gallery and Poppy Sebire from 13 October. Back-Roads Journeys begins in ‘The […]

18 September 2009

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Origin – The London Craft Fair 2009

Find what you love, love what you find Origin is the place for anyone interested in contemporary craft. See, buy or even commission something unique directly from 300 of the finest makers. Taking place within the Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court within a specially designed pavilion, established makers and new talent will showcase their work under one […]