Ikon gallery Birmingham is presenting a major exhibition of the Birmingham-born artist Roger Hiorns.
SCROLL DOWN AND KEEP SCROLLING is the most comprehensive exhibition of Fiona Banner’s work to date, re-presenting key early projects alongside recent and unseen works that span a period of 25 years. “It is not a survey – more of an anti-survey,” says the artist, “A survey suggests something objective, historical, and fixed. This is […]
6 October 2014
The Ikon Gallery in Birmingham has opened its doors for the South Korean artist Lee Bul’s first UK solo exhibition, 10th September – 9th November 2014. With an explosion of highly reflective surfaces, flashing lights, progressive sketches and several large installations, Bul transforms the gallery into an immersive and intriguing space. Unafraid of creating jagged […]
David Prentice the artist who was instrumental in founding the Ikon Gallery in Birmingham has died age 77. He was also a renowned watercolour painter in his own right. Born in Solihull Mr Prentice trained at Moseley Road School of Art and Birmingham School of Art. He carried out national service with the Royal Artillery. […]
The Graphic Design Of Tony Arefin 12 September – 4 November 2012 Ikon presents the first survey of work by Tony Arefin (1962–2000), a graphic designer who emerged during the late 1980s as one of the most important figures in the British art world. With his numerous catalogues for institutions such as Chisenhale Gallery, Serpentine […]