17 August 2010

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Alejandro Cesarco

Uruguayan artist Alejandro Cesarco pays special attention to the construction of narratives and the practices of reading and translating. ‘I am interested in cataloguing, classifying, appropriating and reinterpreting texts’, he has said. Through different conceptual strategies and a range of media, including prints, books, videos and installations, he explores the various meanings of words and […]

16 August 2010

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Shomei Tomatsu & Daido Moriyama

The work of Daido Moryiama and Shomei Tomatsu, the two giants of the Japanese post-war movement presented side by side for the first time in the UK, will be unveiled at the Michael Hoppen Gallery on 9 September. While their photographs differ in style, sentiment is common to both. They address love, anguish and anger […]

16 August 2010

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ROBERT BERGMAN

Michael Hoppen Contemporary is pleased to present the very first European show of American photographer Robert Bergman’s color portraits, opening 14 October 2010. In the tradition of spontaneous street photography, Bergman finds fleeting moments with strangers, capturing the truth of personal emotion, lived experience and spiritual states, allowing a microscopically nuanced discovery of the indelible […]

15 August 2010

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Lehman Brothers: Artwork and Ephemera – 15 August 2010

    SALE 5682  |  London, South Kensington THE LEHMAN BROTHERS COLLECTION AT SOUTH KENSINGTON IN SEPTEMBER  Auction to take place under the direction of the joint administrators of Lehman Brothers Limited (‘LBL’) and of Lehmans Brothers International (Europe) (‘LBIE’) Lehman Brothers : Artwork and Ephemera29 September 2010 London – Christie’s announce the auction of Lehman Brothers: Artwork […]

15 August 2010

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Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action

The word ‘Kupferstichkabinett’ comes from the German expression meaning a  museum’s unique collection of prints and drawings. ‘Kupferstichkabinett: Between Thought and Action’ looks at role of drawing in current practice. Kupferstichkabinett has more than two hundred works on paper by a selection of the most important artists working today. This selection of drawings and prints […]

15 August 2010

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TOBY ZIEGLER: THE ALIENATION OF OBJECTS

Solo show: new site specific sculptural installation & works from the Zabludowicz Collection. his autumn, the Zabludowicz Collection present a solo exhibition by British artist Toby Ziegler. The centrepiece of this exhibition will be a vast installation featuring a new body of aluminium sculptures alongside readymades including a weather balloon and a mechanical bull. Ziegler’s […]

15 August 2010

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Geraldine Gliubislavich

New works by the France/Swiss Born Artist  who lives and works in Paris.  

15 August 2010

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Artissima 2010: Torino Italy

The Fair presents a list of exclusive galleries at the height of fame in terms of quality of the works exhibited and the artists they represent. Artissima is a window on emerging art worldwide and an essential cultural event for lovers of contemporary art.

15 August 2010

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CHELPA FERRO: JUNGLE JAM

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15 August 2010

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PREVIEW BERLIN – The Emerging Art Fair 2010

The sixth edition of PREVIEW BERLIN – The Emerging Art Fair, Berlin’s most successful satellite art fair, will take place from October 8 – 10, 2010 in Berlin’s historic Tempelhof Airport. Since its foundation in 2005, the fair has offered national as well as international galleries and project spaces a platform to present the works […]

15 August 2010

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BIG SOCIETY

Space Station Sixty-Five invites you to respond to the notion of ‘Big Society’.Your contributions may be selected to make an evolving window exhibition at Space Station Sixty-Five.To take part please email us a Word, RTF or Pages document or a jpeg with an image at 300dpi.You may also post contributions, no larger that A4, to […]

15 August 2010

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India Art Summit: New Delhi 2011

The 3rd edition of the India Art Summit™ will represent the best of Indian Modern and Contemporary Art and provide a unique opportunity for international art to be received by a large and discerning art audience. Approximately 85 galleries will participate in the General Exhibition Section and the newly launched Solo Projects Section; exhibiting a range […]

15 August 2010

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NOTHING IS FOREVER

Nothing is Forever celebrates the completion of the SLG’s £2 million building project, bringing together wall paintings, drawings and text pieces by 20 British and international artists.  Seamlessly integrating art and architecture, and with each work destined to be embedded in the fabric of the buildings when painted over at the end of the show, […]

15 August 2010

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Art Toronto – TIAF Toronto International Art Fair 2010

Art Toronto 2010, the 11th edition of the Toronto International Art Fair, returns to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, October 29th to November 1st. This must-attend event features more than 100 Canadian and International fine art galleries and is Canada’s largest and most important exposition and sale of modern and contemporary art. Join this gathering […]

15 August 2010

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THE FAMILY AND THE LAND: SALLY MANN

This exhibition at will be the American photographer Sally Mann’s first solo exhibition in the UK. Combining several series from her long photographic career, it will reflect Mann’s artistic impulse to draw on the world around her as subject matter.

15 August 2010

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Art Forum Berlin 2011

From October 7 to 10, 2010, the fifteenth edition of art forum berlin – the International Art Show – will take place. Leading galleries from the world’s most important art centres will present art from 1960 to the present day. 40,000 art lovers (collectors, artists, art dealers, museum directors and curators) from all over the […]

15 August 2010

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FINE THINGS TO BE SEEN

Curated by Ben Street & Tom Juneau: Edwina Ashton, Karl England, Gabriel Hartley, Eleanor Morgan, Brian Sayers and Rose Wylie  The title has been taken from the GK Chesterton poem ‘The Rolling English Road’. The poem bends pragmatic spirituality to the ancient ballad; the mythic drunkard sees harbingers of the next life in this merry […]

15 August 2010

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20/21 BRITISH ART FAIR 2010

Artwork by Henry Moore, Elisabeth Frink, Allen Jones, Barbara Hepworth, SJ Peploe, Wyndham Lewis, William Roberts, Matthew Smith, Albert Irvin, Rosie Sanders, Howard Hodgson, Ceri Richards, Graham Sutherland, Jacob Epstein, Mark Gertler by Ed Vaizey, MP, Minister for Culture, Communication and Creative Industries at 5pm on Wednesday the 15th September 2010.

15 August 2010

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JESS FLOOD-PADDOCK: GANGSTA’S PARADISE

Hayward Gallery Project Space In her first solo exhibition at a major institution, the British artist Jess Flood-Paddock (b.1977) presents a sculptural scenario that explores the historical and cultural specificity of moral behaviour, populist self-help texts, the links between anthropology and infotainment, and the comedy and tragedy of scale – specifically gigantism. Often concerned with […]

15 August 2010

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Masterpiece London 2011

In June/July 2011, for one amazing week, Masterpiece London will throw open its doors to a treasure-trove of art, design, elegance and luxury.  With a dazzling fusion of the antique, the unique, the hard-to-find and the to-die-for from Britain and around the world, it promises visual delight and an extravaganza of choice to a discerning […]

15 August 2010

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ADENIYI OLAGUNJU

This is the first solo exhibition in the UK of work by British/Nigerian artist Adeniyi (‘Niyi) Olagunju. The exhibition comprises wood-based installations, made using discarded wooden-pallets, referencing global trade, and its effect on Africa. Born in 1981 in Sagamu, Nigeria, Niyi Olagunju now lives and works in Fort Worth, Texas. He studied at Lagos College, […]

15 August 2010

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The Affordable Art Fair – Autumn 2010

The Affordable Art Fair in Battersea Park (21-24 October) with a day out to remember and contemporary art to take home and enjoy forever. Whether you are looking for the perfect painting to go over the mantelpiece or the next Murakami, amongst the 120 galleries you will find artwork to suit every taste and pocket. Alongside established […]

15 August 2010

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BECAUSE WE ARE SMALL: DADD, EDDEN, GIZELI, LEWIS

SFSA Hackney Road studios member Betsy Dadd is showing new works as part of Because we are small, a group show at Flowers gallery, 21 Cork Street, London. Other artists exhibiting, Jane Edden, Kleio Gizeli and Tim Lewis. ‘Betsy Dadd’s animations utilise the frame as a means of harnessing a fugitive imagery that dances on the edges of visual fixity. Dadd’s moving pictures – […]

15 August 2010

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PHOTOGRAPHY: BURTYNSKY, KANDER, POLIDORI

PHOTOGRAPHYEdward Burtynsky, Nadav Kander, Robert Polidori11 August – 11 September 2010 This exhibition brings together an exclusive selection of images by three world-renowned Flowers photographers. In a year that marks the respective culmination of the photographers’ most ambitious series to date – for Burtynsky, a decade-long survey of photographic work exploring the subject of oil; […]

15 August 2010

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DUVAL TIMOTHY

A solo exhibition of new work by London based artist Duval Timothy. The exhibition will house new video, sculpture and paintings. The title ‘ARE NA FO’ is taken from ‘OF AN ERA’ a phrase used to describe the work of artist Blinky Palermo indicating a step forward from unresolved modernist sensibilities that remain strong influences […]

13 August 2010

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Jake and Dinos Chapman Childrens Art Commission Whitechapel

Jake and Dinos Chapman transform the galleries into a space for children and families to delight in the macabre. Drawing on their forthcoming book Bedtime Tales for Sleepless Nights published by Fuel, the commission includes original etchings of modern-day fairy tales told in poetry and illustrated with intricate, fantastical drawings. A Whitechapel Gallery colouring book […]

13 August 2010

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Locate

Locate is curated by Sarah Williams, hosted at Jerwood Space. It is another London exhibition utilising the concept of the artists’s living space which they are tasked with developing their relationship with it, taking into account the location, be it  a fictional or conceptual space. The selected artists took a five month research project to […]

12 August 2010

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Art at the church”A dialogue”

“A dialogue” contemporary art exhibition celebrating life and death by artist Richard Bagguley  When the Reverend Dr Brian Leathard saw an unusual painting of Jesus exhibited at the Chelsea Arts Club, he asked to meet artist Richard Bagguley and thus began an unlikely collaboration. The canvas depicts Jesus dressed in a loincloth on the Northern Line tube […]

12 August 2010

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Heat Haze

Heat Haze has unusual performances every weekend throughout August, taking place throughout the numerous different spaces, predominantly performed outdoors. Weekend Breakdowns 14.08.2010 (Sat) A NEW STANCE FOR TOMORROW This exhibition removes the boundaries between art, architecture and design. It concentrates on alternative visions and innovations by artists, designers and filmmakers. It examines the occupation of […]

11 August 2010

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IN CONVERSATION: Simon Fujiwara and Sarah McCrory

Gasworks visiting artist Simon Fujiwara will discuss his project Frozen with Frieze Foundation Curator Sarah McCrory within the larger scope of his artistic practice.   The site-specific installation will be presented at Frieze Art Fair and is based on a fictive premise that an ancient lost city has been discovered beneath the site of the […]

11 August 2010

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STELLA VINE – WE’RE IN IT FOR THE MONEY

  STELLA VINE – WE’RE IN IT FOR THE MONEY9th September – 24th September 2010 (open by appointment only)   With a personal history as colourful as her paintings Stella Vine has been catapulted to the forefront of the public’s art consciousness in recent years. Due in part to her involvement with Charles Saatchi’s New […]

11 August 2010

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this then – Locky Morris

this then is an exhibition of works by Derry-based artist Locky Morris.  The exhibition is a collaborative venture between the Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast and the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny, that sets out to examine aspects of the underlying themes and formal motifs in Morris’s practice during a period spanning three decades.   Accompanying the […]