23 April 2019

Figurative Abstraction And Meditative Dreamscapes Two London Shows – Edward Lucie-Smith

Currently, Huxley Parlour in Swallow Street, a location better known for its restaurants rather than for art, has a show rather mysteriously entitled Figurative Abstraction in Contemporary Painting.

5 April 2016

Eileen Cooper, Wang Guangle, Eduardo Chillida: Paul Black’s West End Review

Wang Guangle: Yellow – Pace Gallery London – until 16 Apr 2016 Image: Wang Guangle, Yellow, installation view, Pace Gallery London. Photo: P A Black © 2016. Pace Gallery London is currently displaying ‘Yellow’, the first solo exhibition of work by Chinese artist Wang Guangle in Europe. The artist’s practice is an attempt to address […]

16 March 2016


Eileen Cooper Unveils New Work At First Rook & Raven Solo Show

A speech by Puck in Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ is the inspiration for Eileen Cooper’s latest exhibition at Rook & Raven gallery in Fitzrovia. The play encapsulates many of Cooper’s themes –  falling in love, the intensity of relationships, passion, are amongst her  perennial subjects. The setting for Midsummer Nights Dream, its secret woods, magic forests together […]

31 July 2015

Eileen Cooper : Love, Sex, Motherhood And Family New RA Drawings Exhibition

Eileen Cooper is the first female ever to hold the post of Keeper of the Royal Academy in its 247-year history, a post she has held since 2010 having been elected a Royal Academician in 2000 and as such she has strong ties with the Royal Academ. She also teaches at the RA schools along […]

10 September 2013


Eileen Cooper A Preoccupation With Pictorial And Psychological Space

A 60th Birthday celebration exhibition at Art First honours the artist Eileen Cooper who was elected a Royal Academician in 2001 then Keeper of the Royal Academy in 2011. Away from her duties as Keeper of the Royal Academy, Eileen Cooper continues to make ambitious and confident new work. This exhibition, which coincides with her […]