20 May 2010

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PLEASE TOUCH

WARNING: This exhibtion is not for passive consumption With performances by DOT HOWARD, LIZZY LE QUESNE and SILVER & TRUE ALTEREGORELATIVAMENTESENSIBILI / SARA KORSHOJ CHRISTENSEN OLE HAGEN / SAM HOLDEN / LAURA KENNEDY / CHRIS MERCIER SILVER & TRUE / KAREN STORR / HELEN STURGESS Private View: Thu 3 June 7-9pm curated by Michaela Freeman […]

19 May 2010

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Resort

Grand opening of new space at 229 Victoria Park Road… Somewhere between Bermuda and 2012.

17 May 2010

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The Nutty Professors!

OH! Gallery are proud to present a new exhibition featuring the work of CoolTan Arts Tutors. The exhibition spans a range of media from drawings and textiles to paintings and sculpture.  Exploring mental health and wellbeing, the artists challenge preconceived notions of normality, in an unexpected and exciting mix of visual and installation work. See […]

16 May 2010

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A Bright and Guilty Place

PayneShurvell is proud to present its first show, A Bright and Guilty Place.  Thirteen artists, working in mixed-media, interpret the notion of mapping and ‘place’.The title of the exhibition, A Bright and Guilty Place, is taken from Orson Welles’Lady of Shanghai in which the classic hall of mirrors climax sequence intertwines the virtual and the actual.

14 May 2010

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SUMMER COLLECTION

Currently small work in pewter – design and wall sculptures

14 May 2010

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Sight, Unseen

Stories, rituals and narrative traditions surrounding shadow and darkness are found in every era and diverse cultures, and have long been associated with negative phenomena; nightmares, danger, death, hidden strangers, blindness and the supernatural. Panic, anxiety, and fear are their psychological bedfellows.  Shadows bear witness to the fine line between the material world and a world in which shadows […]

13 May 2010

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London Group Annual

The London Group are a community of nearly 100 visual artists with shared commitment to studio practice and exhibiting their work. The group was originally established in 1913 when Jacob Epstein, Walter Sickert and Wyndham Lewis amalgamated the Camden Town Group and The English Vorticists. Image: Victoria Rance Dress 2010 steel and polypropylene 135cm  x 135cm x variable […]

13 May 2010

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‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ Screening (Lindsay Kemp, Jack Birkett)

A rare opportunity to see the feature length film ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ starring the Lindsay Kemp Company – including The Incredible Orlando (Jack Birkett) whose very recent death makes this screening all the more poignant. This is a free of charge event, tea will be available. There may be some impromptu related shorts and […]

12 May 2010

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‘In transit’

“In Transit” is a group exhibition of interactive kinetic installations which will fill the mall next to the Waitrose supermarket. The artists are Hinchee Hung, Nigel Goldie and Andy Charalambous The work is inspired by the abundant quantities of transit packaging available from the supermarket. Quirky structures with simple mechanisms are reliant on the movement […]

11 May 2010

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30th Anniversary Open Studios Weekend

Close to Portsmouth City Centre, on the edge of Southsea, is Art Space Portsmouth. For thirty years artists, art-lovers and friends have told other artists, art-lovers and friends about one of the oldest studio groups in the UK. Established in 1980, by Fine Art staff and graduates of the then Portsmouth Polytechnic, Art Space has […]

11 May 2010

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MA Fine Art Show

Final year and 1st year MA Fine Art students present an interdisciplinary show that will challenge, surprise and delight lovers of contemporary art. Private View Friday 25th June 2010, 5.00pm – 9.00pm. 

11 May 2010

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WEN WU – DECADENT DYNASTY

Wen Wu’s inspiration has developed since she was a little girl. Initially she was captivated by female beauty, now her work explores young men through the eyes of her alter ego, a timeless middle aged, gay man. For this exhibition Wen is continuing to develop fresh techniques and maintains a dynamic practice while exploring new […]

10 May 2010

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Saludos Amigos Latin American Artists in London

A one night guerilla show at the Hanbury Hall SALUDOS AMIGOS   In the 1940s Walt Disney travelled to Rio to make SALUDOS AMIGOS a pop portrait of Latin America, now Brazilian artist Robson Cezar is gathering together South American artists here in London to create a new SALUDOS AMIGOS as a contemporary representation of […]

10 May 2010

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Woman in the 21st Century

Woman in the 21st Century: Margaret Fuller and the Sacred Marriage Curator: Lisa Paul StreitfeldMay 23rd – June 20th, 2010Opening Reception: Sunday, May 23rd, 6pm Pierre Menard Gallery is pleased to announce Woman in the 21st Century: Margaret Fuller and the Sacred Marriage, a groundbreaking multimedia group exhibition held in conjunction with the Margaret Fuller […]

10 May 2010

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LA EDGE

LA EDGE  new work by  Carey Hamblett THE OUTSIDE WORLD GALLERY 44 Redchurch St   London  E2 7DP (Nearest Tube: Liverpool Street / Old Street) 07814 430852 / 07785 918584 contact: c.a.halpin@theoutsideworld.co.uk  …images from filmmaker & artist Carey Hamblett  In the shadows of the towers of downtown lies the sprawl of industry & the soul of the city embedded […]

9 May 2010

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Show One

RCA Fine Art Schools: Printmaking and Photography RCA Applied Art: Ceramics & Glass, Goldsmithing, Silversmithing,Metalwork & Jewellery

9 May 2010

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The London Group Members’ Annual Exhibition

What have Dr. Who and the Daleks, the Stradivarius and The London Group of artists all got in common?   The answer is The Cello Factory in Waterloo. A site where the original Daleks were produced, but it was also the Savoy Hotel’s furniture repository, and was well known in the music world as the […]

9 May 2010

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The Museum of Everything NO SOUL FOR SALE

Following the outrageous success of Exhibition #1, The Museum of Everything has been invited to host Exhibition #2 at the finest art museum south of the River Thames: London’s Tate Modern. There, from Friday May 14th until Sunday May 16th 2010, we shall be exhibiting over 1000 works on paper and canvases by non-traditional, non-professional […]

8 May 2010

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GET ON. GET IN. GET OUT.

15 DaysA group of artistsNo namesNo titlesNo bullshitJust the Art.

8 May 2010

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EXHIBITION ULTRADELIC & BEYOND ! Robert Munn & Sara Cook 3-D Art Show

  Suzanne Tremblay and The Gershwin Hotel Gallery present a 20 year retrospective show of the Lenticular artworks of Robert Munn & Sara Cook, founders of the Depthography Group.   Opening wine, cheese & pickle reception on Tuesday, May 11th from 6-9 pm at the Gershwin lobby gallery and adjacent ballroom area.    Robert Munn […]

8 May 2010

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SHOW – Ingrid Berthon-Moine / Jessica Mallock

An exhibition of sculpture, video, photography and text works by Ingrid Berthon-Moine & Jessica Mallock, both recent graduates of the LCC MA in photography. In some senses, photography has historically been inflicted upon women as the subject of photography, and with many of the conventions of photography having been developed by men. Ingrid Berthon-Moine & Jessica Mallock acknowledge […]

6 May 2010

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Snapshot – Darlinghurst eats its young

“The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there”  – LP Hartley, The Go-Between   Big hair, big pants, and long gone buildings.   Recently a friend put up a lot of scanned photos on Facebook. They were all of Sydney in the 80s. The hair, the clothes, the look of the past; […]

6 May 2010

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Swinging Chelsea

This exhibition celebrates the art and culture that flourished in the London boroughs of Kensington and Chelsea during the 1950’s and 60’s.   It will include a selection of works by artists whose careers took shape during this time period and takes a nostalgic look at the area’s diverse art scene that gave rise to […]

6 May 2010

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Bill Radawec’s Exhibition

  Bill Radawec’s Exhibition at ProjectRoom, Lincoln, NE We’re not in Kansas anymore essay: http://www.vickyaclark/latest_project.html      

5 May 2010

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Flesh runs

PHOTOGRAPHER HAMISH BROADBENT MAKES DOUBLE UK DEBUT WITH FLESH, FICTION & NON-FICTION   Photographer Hamish Broadbent is to mark his UK exhibition debut with two consecutive solo shows in London this May. The first of these, entitled ‘Flesh’, examines human activity under opposed conditions of confined and unconfined space. In the first case – on […]

4 May 2010

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Helen Donnelly: New Work

Crescent Arts is pleased to announce a presentation of new work by the painter Helen Donnelly. The exhibition, which takes place in two sites, marks the first large scale site-specific work to be produced at the former auction room at 14/15 Queen Street in Scarborough, now Crescent Artspace. A selection of her paintings and drawings, […]

4 May 2010

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Natural Histories

Continues touring in 2010 starting with Artworks Gallery, Milton Keynes, 3rd June – 3rd July 2010 www.artworks-mk.co.uk   and then to Maidstone Library Gallery, 10th September – 15th October 2010. Maidstone Library Gallery, St Faiths Street, Maidstone. Kent. Information 01622 752344. E:maidstonelibrary@kent.gov.uk  

4 May 2010

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Traces

Traces has toured the U.K since 2007 and this exhibition at the Walkway Gallery, Maidstone Borough Council Offices, is one of the last venues where a body of the work will be shown together. It has come home at last – 5th March – 22nd October 2010. If you would like further information, please contact […]

3 May 2010

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M o r t a r s a t D a w n

Carter | London presents some of the most exciting new art emerging from Britain and Europe at Leroy House London   Private View | 14th May 2010 | 6 to 8.30pm Exhibition Open | Monday to Friday | 14th May to 6th June 2010 | 10am to 5pm and by appointment  Leroy House | 436 Essex Road | London | N1 3QP   Sarah Baker | Isha Bohling | Paul Brandford | Thomas Draschan | Richard […]

3 May 2010

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Other Faces

Pintomeira shows 28 faces on canvas www.pintomeira.com

3 May 2010

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Parlour École Loqueteuse

An event with performances/installations inspired in Victorian schooling and the Ragged school history of East End London in Victorian times.

3 May 2010

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Ralph Freeman ‘Postmemory’

“Postmemory is a powerful form of memory precisely because its connection to its object or, source is mediated not through recollection but through representation, projection, and creation – often based on silence rather than speech, on the invisible rather than the visible…” Marianne Hirsche   INTRODUCTION “The true picture of the past flits by. The […]