21 September 2010

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SERENA KORDA There’s a Strange Wind Blowing

TINTYPE is delighted to present There’s a Strange Wind Blowing, which is both the title of the show and of a puppet performance that Korda developed during a recent residency in the Czech Republic. The narrative hinges on a fictional meeting on a mountain top between two ‘real’ characters, the mountaineer Annie Smith Peck and […]

20 September 2010

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Eric de Maré The Exploring Eye

Eric de Maré (1910-2002) was one of Britain’s most influential architectural photographers, greatly broadening the perception of where architecture was to be found. A prolific contributor to the Architectural Review, he illustrated pioneering studies of architecture in and around the Thames as well as of Britain’s neglected industrial heritage. His seminal book The Functional Tradition […]

20 September 2010

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Dawn Mellor An Ecstasy Of Purpose

Perhaps best known for her portraits of celebrities and public figures, Dawn Mellor’s work is recognised for its “pain and passion”. Her work has been celebrated in the United Kingdom as emblematic of national and indigenous traditions, and by feminists for its uncompromising depiction of the female experience and form. An Ecstasy Of Purpose will […]

20 September 2010

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Keith Farquhar More Nudes in Colour

Studio Voltaire is pleased to announce a new large-scale commission by the Scottish artist Keith Farquhar.  The exhibition will be his first-ever solo presentation in a public gallery in London. More Nudes in Colour cements an ongoing series of works marking a significant development in the artist’s practice. Each piece begins with paint being spontaneously applied to a naked model to create […]

20 September 2010

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LAZARIDES AND THE OLD VIC TUNNELS PRESENT HELL’S HALF ACRE

Lazarides Gallery is delighted to announce their upcoming collaboration with The Old Vic Tunnels. Staged within the recently discovered labyrinth beneath London’s Waterloo station, ‘Hell’s Half Acre’ will be a ground-breaking series of installations launching 12th October 2010. Bringing the vision of Steve Lazarides to one of London’s most arresting performance spaces, the maze of tunnels […]

20 September 2010

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Yayoi Kusama | Flowers that Bloom Tomorrow

Victoria Miro is delighted to present three new flower sculptures by Yayoi Kusama. The giant triffid-like flora will unfold in all their psychedelic glory, against the backdrop of the Gallery’s canalside garden creating a surreal landscape of nature and artifice. Yayoi Kusama | FIAC 2010 | Victoria Miro, Stand B12, Grand PalaisYayoi Kusama’s iconic work […]

20 September 2010

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Isaac Julien | Ten Thousand Waves

Isaac Julien’s critically acclaimed, nine screen film installation Ten Thousand Waves – starring Maggie Cheung, the legendary siren of Chinese cinema  – is to receive its London premiere at the Hayward Gallery on 13 October, as part of  the exhibition Move: Choreographing You. To coincide with the exhibition Victoria Miro  is delighted to present a […]

20 September 2010

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3is3 Identity

3 is 3 Identity is a group exhibition of three upcoming photographers displaying their artistic approaches to the topic “Identity”. Due to their individual perspectives the results reflect the diversity implied in the idea of identity. The showcase will be from 21st-24rd of October in the Ragfactory just off Bricklane.

19 September 2010

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Brighton Photo Biennial 2010

For its fourth edition, Brighton Photo Biennial 2010 will present New Documents, curated by the internationally renowned photographer, editor and curator Martin Parr. The Biennial Opening Weekend begins on Friday 1 through to Sunday 3 October, comprising a full and exciting programme of in conversations, talks and panel events offering festival visitors the change to […]

18 September 2010

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THE MUSEUM OF EVERYTHING EXHIBITION #3

After the success of its British and Italian shows, The Museum of Everything presents Exhibition #3: a new celebration of non-traditional art and artists from around the world, curated with the founding father of British Pop Art, Sir Peter Blake.Sir Peter Blake is a collector par excellence. From The Beatles to the present day, his […]

18 September 2010

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Adel Abdessemed, London

Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is delighted to present the first solo exhibition dedicated to the work of Adel Abdessemed in London. Working across a wide range of different media, including sculpture, installation, video, photography and drawings, Abdessemed passionately tackles difficult subject matter and taboos within society and presents them as naked truth. Yet […]

18 September 2010

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Edward Weston

Edward Weston was once obsessed with photographing “toilets” (his word) and did it repeatedly in pursuit of the perfect image. “That gloss enamelled receptacle of extraordinary beauty” is how he described the scuzzy lav at the Gold Circle Mine in Death Valley, and seemingly near-orgasmic with excitement, said it was “an absolute, aesthetic response to […]

18 September 2010

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LIQUID CITIES International Video Art Limousine Festival . London, October 16, 2010

Luca Curci and International ArtExpo are proud to present the next International Videoart Festival, Liquid Cities, that will be presented in a very experimental art space, a limousine. In the middle of October 2010 a limousine, 20 exclusive seats, will perform in the center of London for 2 hours and passengers will be transported by […]

18 September 2010

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Billy Childish

“Art Hate on Cork Street” A collection of new work and prints by artist Billy Childish (and friends)21st 25th September 2010 In conjunction with L-13 and David Lilford Fine Art. Art Hate Posters, Collage, books and prints will be available in the exhibition as well asa very limited stock of original oils in the store. […]

16 September 2010

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HARRY PYE – VALUES

    Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going?” – Paul Gauguin “You fed me, you bred me, I’ll remember your name” – Kevin Rowland   VALUES is my third show at Sartorial. A lot has happened since my last show (“Getting Better”) in March 2009 – some good, some bad, some […]

15 September 2010

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“unsteady states”

INSTALLATION BY ADRIAN PRITCHARD CHURCH STREET/COOKSON STREET BLACKPOOL NEW LAUNCH DATE 2nd October and runs for 3 weeks until 22nd October Meet the artist 7th October 6.30pm Recently Badept artist Adrian Pritchard has developed  art works and kinetic installations using viscous materials as a means for the viewer to engage in the ever changing qualities […]

15 September 2010

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“The Architecture of Pleasure”

PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY HELENA BEN-ZENOU Badept artist in residence 2008-2010 30 SEP – 27 OCTPRIVATE VIEWWED 29th Sep 6 PM – 8 PM OPEN TO THE PUBLICWEEKDAYS EXCEPT BANK HOLYDAYS 9.00 am to 8.00 pm Monday – Thursday9.00 am to 4.30 pm Fridays Helena Ben-Zenou is an artist who is well known for investigating […]

15 September 2010

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Counter Constructs

Counter Constructs brings together seven artists from the UK and North America in an exhibition exploring strategies of representation and critique of the urban built environment. Responding to the undead ‘regeneration’ of global development projects and the geologic sediment of spatial histories, the exhibition is a series of implicit proposals and contestations. Unfinished maps, unspecified models, […]

14 September 2010

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Never The Same River (Possible Futures, Probable Pasts): selected by Simon Starling

Camden Arts Centre is delighted to present a new exhibition curated by British artist Simon Starling, the latest in a series of artist-selected shows. After completing a residency at the Centre in 1999, Starling returned in 2000 with a solo show. He was the winner of the Turner Prize in 2005. This exhibition, entitled Never […]

14 September 2010

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René Daniëls: Painting on Unknown Languages

This exhibition brings together a significant number of paintings and drawings by the Dutch artist René Daniëls, focusing on his work between 1980 and 1987. Born in 1950 in Eindhoven, where he still lives, Daniëls is an important figure in the history of Dutch art and his unique style continues to influence a younger generation […]

14 September 2010

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ALBRECHT TUEBKE: Made in Italy

Albrecht Tübke is one of the most celebrated young photographers at work today in Europe. Several of Tübke’s recent series of portraiture appear at once strikingly innovative and deceptively simple. His subjects, framed in situ in their own attire, have been given the chance to pose for the camera. Their choice of stance and gaze […]

14 September 2010

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Austin Osman Spare: Fallen Visionary

The fascinating rise and fall of Austin Osman Spare, who lived and worked in Southwark in the early twentieth century, is charted in a new exhibition this Autumn at the Cuming Museum. Austin Osman Spare’s choice of dream-like, magical themes, his sometimes disturbing imagery and his other-worldly life and attitude have meant his work has […]

13 September 2010

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CORE GALLERY EXHIBITION FOR DEPTFORD X 2010 & Open Studios

Core Gallery Open Submission Exhibition for Deptford Selected by: Graham Crowley, Matt Roberts & Kate Jones Private View & Award Ceremony: 23 September, 6.30-830pm General Opening Times: 24 September – 3 October 2010 Mon – Weds by Appointment, Thursday – Sunday 12-6pm   Artists: Johnny Aldous, Eleanor Bowen, Tom Butler, Mr Clement, Robin Dixon, Louisa […]

13 September 2010

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SCREENING

SCREENING 205 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 October 13 – November 10     2010 Private View: Tuesday 12th October, 2010; 6 – 9pm RSVP: rsvp@londonscreening.com ALBERT OEHLEN  /  ARMEN ELOYAN  /  DANIEL SINSEL  /  GEORGE YOUNG  /  OLIVER MICHAELS  /  PAUL PFEIFFER  /  ROBIN FOOTITT /  RYAN TRECARTIN  /  SACHIN KAELEY  /  STEWART CLIFF /  TOBY ZIEGLER  /  […]

12 September 2010

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EXPOSURE 10

  Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is delighted to announce the winners of EXPOSURE 10, the second year of its annual EXPOSURE award, which coincides each year with the Frieze Art Fair. This award aims to provide an opportunity for graduates from a UK art school to exhibit works at Parasol unit in a […]

12 September 2010

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Adel Abdessemed: Silent Warriors

Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is delighted to present the first solo exhibition dedicated to the work of Adel Abdessemed in London. Working across a wide range of different media, including sculpture, installation, video, photography and drawings, Abdessemed passionately tackles difficult subject matter and taboos within society and presents them as naked truth. Yet […]

12 September 2010

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Barney Bubbles

  Private view: Tuesday 21st September 6 – 8.30pm   This autumn Chelsea Space hosts PROCESS, an exciting exhibition focusing on the working practices of one of the giants of graphic design, Barney Bubbles. The show will contain many never-before-seen items drawn from private collections, including student notebooks, working sketches, original artwork, paintings, books and […]

12 September 2010

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TestBed 1 Group Show

TestBed 1 Anthony Gross Michael Curran and Lucy Gunning Pil and Galia Kollectiv Joseph Walsh Lilli Hartmann Dafna Talmor Exhibition 18 September – 17 October 2010 Tuesday – Sunday 11am-5pm Exhibition Preview 17 September 6-9pm TestBed 1 Artists’ discussion 19 September at 2pm Beaconsfield’s holistic vision is to provide a critical space for creative enquiry. […]

12 September 2010

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Thomas Scheibitz A Moving Plan B – Chapter Two

OPENING RECEPTION SEPT 16, 2010. lives and works in Berlin, Germany 1968 Born in Radeberg, Germany Thomas Scheibitz’s Website Education 1991-96 Study at the HfBK Dresden, Diploma Awards and Grants 1998 Hegenbarth scholarship, project TYCOON-TOKIO 1996 Meisterschüler of Prof. Kerbach, HfBK Dresden 1995 Stipendium der Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, scholarship Curatorial work 2003  7 zeitgenössische Positionen […]

12 September 2010

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Nathaniel Rackowe – What the city left behind

There’s something profoundly otherworldly about Nathaniel Rackowe’s Garden Fence Uprising – almost as if it had simply materialised, emerging suddenly into plain sight. With its tilted angles and rearing prow, it gives the impression of, indeed, rising up at us; of heaving into view, dragging itself purposefully up from unknown depths: like a submarine, perhaps, […]

12 September 2010

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from earth to the universe

This free exhibition running alongside our Close Encouters festival presents special collections of astronomical images showcases the most dramatic views of our Universe. Explore the world of extra-terrestrial activity. Enter the Royal Albert Hall Mother Ship and enjoy a multi-sensory intergalactic experience for adults and families alike. Featuring free space-themed concerts; talks, exhibitions and family […]

10 September 2010

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Autumn Showcase Pt. 2

Mixed media, painting, photography, illustration, jewellery