Search Results for "Howard Hodgkin"

30 December 2015

Top UK Art Exhibitions of 2015 By Sara Faith

My favourite exhibition of 2015 had to be the Richard Diebenkorn at the Royal Academy.  His love of paint, brushstrokes, colour and composition exuded...

15 December 2015


Milla Eastwood ‘Drunk on Colour’

Milla Eastwood is an action painter, inspired by gestural painters, including Julian Schnabel and Eddie Martinez. Moving quickly over the canvas, turning it upside...

28 October 2015


Artists Drawing a Line Under Torture

Above Image:  Antony Gormley, FALL, 2012  © the artist Leading artists donate artworks for Freedom from Torture auction Edmund de Waal, Marc Quinn, Sir...

25 July 2015


Magnificent Obsessions Moves To Sainsbury Centre For Visual Arts

Celebrating the many and varied motivations for collecting, ‘Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector’ presents the fascinating personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists,...

29 June 2015


Masterpiece London Reports Record Visitor Numbers And Buoyant Sales

Masterpiece London which ends on Wednesday 1 July has reported record visitor numbers and strong sales across the board. The Fair has drawn collectors, curators, and designers...

8 June 2015


Bonhams: Post-War & Contemporary Art Auction 2015

As part of the fastest growing Post-War & Contemporary Art sale in Europe, the auction on July 1st will continue to offer a tightly...

27 March 2015


Made in Britain Auction At Sotheby’s Creates Ten New World Records

Sotheby’s Made in Britain sale, a dedicated auction celebrating the diversity of British art from 1900 to today has created ten new records for British Artists....

24 March 2015

Magnificent Obsessions and Slow Movement At The Barbican Centre

I enjoy the occasional afternoon wandering through junk shops and this exhibition was not without interest, in the way that junk shops and museums...

25 February 2015

London Art Exhibitions March 2015 Picked By Paul Carey-Kent

There’s no doubt that the heavy hitters are hitting heavy just now (Marclay at White Cube, Tuymans at David Zwirner, Sarah Sze quadruple at...

15 February 2015


Christie’s Post-War And Contemporary Art Evening Auction Realises £117,142,500

The Post-War & Contemporary Art evening sale at Christie’s London realised a total of £117,142,500 / $178,408,028 / €157,556,663 selling 95% by value with...

13 February 2015


Tania Bruguera Cuban Performance Re-enacted At Neuberger Museum New York

After a total of 14 artists wrote an open letter to the Guardian, in which they condemned Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s continued detention in...

10 February 2015


Jeremy Deller, Simon Starling, Anish Kapoor And Other Artists Condemn Tania Bruguera’s Detention

A total of 14 artists has written an open letter to the Guardian, in which they condemn Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s continued detention in...

9 February 2015


Artists’ Posters

Artists’ PostersPosters created by leading artists including:
Howard Hodgkin, Keith Haring, Eduardo Paolozzi, Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Michael English, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Shepard Fairey,...

6 February 2015


What is fig-2? In 2000, curator Mark Francis created fig-1. The idea was to present “a series of exhibitions and events in a small space in...

15 January 2015


Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector

This is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the fascinating personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists. Ranging from mass-produced memorabilia...

7 January 2015


Twentieth Anniversary Exhibitions

To celebrate its twentieth birthday, the Alan Cristea Gallery is staging two special anniversary exhibitions. The gallery has collaborated with many of the most...

8 December 2014


Royal Print Collection To Be Featured At London Original Print Fair

To mark the 30th anniversary of the London Original Print Fair (LOPF), a loan exhibition of 30 Print Highlights from the Royal Collection will...

29 September 2014


Turner Prize Exhibition Special Preview Highlights The Best Of British Art

The Turner Prize exhibition which was founded in 1984, now in its 30th year, opens on 30th September and Artlyst was there today to...

28 September 2014


Darren Coffield – Psycho

DARREN COFFIELD – PSYCHO 1 November – 24 December 2014 PV Fri 31 Oct, 7pm – 9:30pm “Darren Coffield’s Paradox Portraits are a superb...

7 September 2014


Turner Prize’s 30th Anniversary Looking back – Malcolm Morley

The Turner Prize will soon come around again on its annual pass of the London artworld; named after the painter J. M. W. Turner,...

26 July 2014


Green Thoughts

Green Thoughts is an exhibition of new work by Howard Hodgkin, one of Britain’s most celebrated artists. The exhibition features nineteen new limited editions...

22 July 2014


Damien Hirst Gives Thumbs Up To New Art Scholarship Honouring John Hoyland

The inaugural John Hoyland Scholarship has been launched at the Chelsea College of Arts in memory of the late John Hoyland, one of Britain’s...

27 June 2014


Masterpiece London Preview Announces Sales In Excess of £40m

Masterpiece London’s top art and antiques fair which is often compared to Maastricht has opened with reports of strong sales the highest visitor number...

19 June 2014


Impressionism To Street Art Leads Summer Sales At Christies, Sotheby’s And Bonham’s

The Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale at Sotheby’s 23rd June 2014 combines an outstanding level of quality across the board. Included in the...

15 May 2014


‘Variations on a Theme’ by Andrew Salgado

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 – One Art Space in collaboration with Beers Contemporary Gallery – London is pleased to announce...

28 April 2014


Turner Prize 2014 Shortlist To Be Announced 7 May At Tate Britain

Tate Britain will announce the 2014 Turner Prize shortlist on Wednesday 7 May.  The Turner Prize began in 1984, established by Tate Gallery’s Patrons...

2 December 2013


Turner Prize Winner Announced In Derry UK City Of Culture

Laure Prouvost has just been announced as the winner of  2013 £25,000 Turner Prize at an awards ceremony in Derry by actress Saoirse Ronan. The...

14 October 2013



The Alan Cristea Gallery presents Thirteen, an exhibition featuring new works by thirteen contemporary artists; Gillian Ayres, Christiane Baumgartner, Michael Craig-Martin, Dexter Dalwood, Ian Davenport,...

9 September 2013


Designers Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson Join Bono For Sotheby’s Charity Auction

Two of the world’s foremost design pioneers, Sir Jonathan Ive, KBE, and Marc Newson, CBE, have collaborated with musician and philanthropist Bono to organise...

8 August 2013


Peter Blake Launches Art Everywhere The World’s Largest Public Art Exhibition

The iconic British ‘Pop’ artist Sir Peter Blake, creator of the Beatles’ famous Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover, today launched Art...

7 May 2013


Sarah Lucas and Ryan Gander Feature At Aldeburgh’s Snap Festival


30 April 2013


London Original Print Fair Reports Record Attendance At Royal Academy

The 28th London Original Print Fair closed with 50 exhibitors reporting strong sales and record visitor numbers. The fair welcomed some 13,000 visitors during...