Art Bahrain Across Borders aims to bridge Bahrain to the global art market whilst promoting the development of local Bahraini artists.

What's On



10 Apr '18-12 Aug '18

Bumped Bodies

Whitechapel Gallery

A new display of work by 23 international artists which explores the relationship between the body, objects and the

10 May '18-31 Aug '18


Suzanne Perlman: Catching the Ephemeral

Dutch Centre

A pupil of Oskar Kokoschka in the sixties, an exhibitor with Hendrikus Chabot, Corneille and Jan Sluijters among others, Suzanne Perlman (née

12 May '18-04 Nov '18


The Future Starts Here

Victoria and Albert Museum

From smart appliances to satellites, artificial intelligence to internet culture, this exhibition will bring together more than 100 objects as a

02 Jun '18-20 Jul '18


Oscar Tuazon: Fire

Maureen Paley

Oscar Tuazon identifies primarily as a sculptor, though his practice occupies a position between sculptural concerns,

04 Jun '18-07 Sep '18


Mazzoleni Summer Show 2018


Mazzoleni Summer Show 2018 is a two-fold presentation. On the ground floor, there is a focus on Burri: Cellotex and Multiples and on the lower

05 Jun '18-28 Jul '18


Agustín Cárdenas

Almine Rech Gallery

Sculpture by Cuban French artist Agustín Cárdenas. His sculpture offers a clear formal dialogue with generation of European sculptors that

07 Jun '18-26 Jul '18


Heinz Mack

Olivier Malingue

A solo exhibition of works by prominent German artist Heinz

07 Jun '18-22 Jul '18


James Ostrer: Johnny Just Came

Gazelli Art House

In this exhibition, James Ostrer, who is known for his politically challenging works, unpacks his own relationship to racism, greed, self-loathing,

08 Jun '18-04 Aug '18


Carol Bove

David Zwirner

An exhibition of new sculptures by Carol Bove, marking her third solo show with the gallery. Spanning two floors of the 24 Grafton Street location

08 Jun '18-28 Jul '18


Sarah Sze

Victoria Miro (Wharf Road)

Sze explores our sense of time, place and distance, and the construction of memory, through the never-ending stream of images – personal,

08 Jun '18-18 Aug '18


Urs Fischer: Soft

Sadie Coles (Kingly Street)

Exhibition of new works by Urs Fischer created on a

08 Jun '18-21 Jul '18


André Hemer: The Cobra Effect

Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery

Here is a painting that is at once a finished work and an artist’s messy palette. It is a map, a vivid topography of colour. Petal-like daubs of

08 Jun '18-27 Jul '18


Franz West: Sisyphos Sculptures

Gagosian (Davies Street)

Three large papier-mâché sculptures by Franz West, from the Sisyphos series

08 Jun '18-20 Jul '18


Petra Cortright: Pale Coil Cold Angel

Nahmad Projects

The solo exhibition by Petra Cortright features works in 2D, 3D, and

14 Jun '18-23 Sep '18


BP Portrait Award 2018

National Portrait Gallery

The BP Portrait Award is the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world and represents the very best in contemporary portrait

15 Jun '18-29 Jul '18


Max Maxwell: Duality

No 20 Arts

No 20 presents DUALITY, a solo exhibition by Max Maxwell featuring a body of work that includes paintings, sculptures and video

21 Jun '18-16 Sep '18


Ben Uri Gallery

Ben Uri curators Rachel Dickson and Sarah MacDougall have curated this major survey of the artist David Bomberg (1890-1957) in recognition of the

25 Jun '18-11 Aug '18


Land of Lads, Land of Lashes

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Land of Lads, Land of Lashes presents, for the first time in the UK, seminal sculptures and paintings of three female artists of 1960s and 1970s

29 Jun '18-28 Jul '18


Mat Collishaw: Urban Legends

Paul Stolper

An exhibition of editions by Mat Collishaw, which highlights our insatiable appetite for visual stimulation, and our addiction to

02 Jul '18-31 Jul '18


Richard Carr: Dumb Listening’s

MOCA London

The first international solo exhibition from Irish artist Richard Carr.

For Dumb Listening’s Carr presents a new sonic installation

04 Jul '18-18 Aug '18


Angela de la Cruz: Bare

Lisson Gallery (27 Bell St)

A new body of work makes up Angela de la Cruz’s exhibition at Lisson Gallery, her first solo presentation with the gallery in London since 2011.

04 Jul '18-16 Sep '18


The Art of Campari

Estorick Collection

This exhibition celebrates Campari’s rich heritage in creativity and design, showcasing the ground-breaking advertising and packaging designs

05 Jul '18-08 Sep '18


Dialogues: Fiona Grady, Tess Jaray, Bridget Riley and Carol Robertson

Flowers (Kingsland Road)

An exhibition of prints by Fiona Grady, Tess Jaray, Bridget Riley and Carol Robertson, focusing on a selection of works in which silkscreen printing

06 Jul '18-25 Aug '18


Faces Places and Spaces

New Art Projects

Faces Places and Spaces: New Painting made in the UK selected with and including new works by Hedley

06 Jul '18-16 Sep '18


Peter Fraser: Mathematics

Camden Arts Centre

Photographer Peter Fraser presents his most recent body of work Mathematics. Reflecting on the idea that time, space, and everything within it, can

06 Jul '18-16 Sep '18


Yuko Mohri: Voluta

Camden Arts Centre

Previous artist-in-residence Yuko Mohri returns to Camden Arts Centre this summer with a new installation developed especially for the gallery.

12 Jul '18-01 Sep '18


Patrick Hughes: A Newer Perspective

Flowers (Cork Street)

An exhibition of works by renowned British surrealist Patrick

12 Jul '18-15 Sep '18


Vile Bodies

Michael Werner

Vile Bodies, a group exhibition of paintings, drawings and

20 Jul '18-15 Sep '18


Johannes Girardoni: Sensing Singularity

Levy Gorvy

Johannes Girardoni: Sensing Singularity will feature three distinct bodies of work, including new sculptures and a monumental Metaspace, which