When we say abstraction, you say…Pollock! Drips! Dollops! Grids! Mondrian! Search those dusty filing cabinets at the back of your mind and you’re likely to pull out more than one reference to the macho brand of abstraction we know so well.
Having only recently moved in to his new premises on Mayfair’s Dover Street, where the exodus of Old Master dealers has been replaced with an influx of contemporary spaces, Thaddaeus Ropac is proving that his first London gallery can really hit the mark.
For her solo show at IMT Gallery in East London, Newcastle-based artist Paola Ciarska’s minute paintings showcase the personal, domestic spaces of people she knows; this paradox of their display in a public gallery space is engaging, aesthetically beautiful and frequently amusing.
If one runs a cursory Google Images search on English artist William Tillyer, the page loads awash with sweeping, abstract rainbow palettes in predominantly watercolour materials.
This January sees the launch of a new star in Mayfair’s gallery scene, Lazinc.
“If I was an artist and I was in the studio, then whatever I was doing in the studio must be art,” Bruce Nauman has said of the period just after he graduated from art school in 1966.
What happens when a filmmaker, an artist, a set designer and a curator take over a space – and not just any space, but a breathtaking historical three floored palazzo right in the middle of Venice? This is the premise of an exceptional and ambition multimedia project “The Boat is Leaking.
Yayoi Kusama is perhaps the best-known living female artist in the world.
This September, Sims Reed Gallery, which is located in the heart of London’s historic St.
This is undeniably Carolee Schneemann’s year.
Sheida Soleimani is an artist who trained at the University of Cincinnati and the Cranbook Academy of Art in Michigan.
This autumn, the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent will unveil to the world the brand new Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech, to coincide with a relaunch of its original Parisian home at 5 Avenue Marceau, where Saint Laurent’s atelier is being returned to its original appearance.
A new exhibition at Tate Modern entitled; Soul of a Nation aims to explore the history of black American art in the 60s and 70s.
James Turrell is one of the most avant-garde artists of the last century.
It takes a brave kind of artist to declare that their work is the best thing since sliced bread, but that is exactly what Grayson Perry has done for his new show at the Serpentine Gallery.
Repurposing the recycled waste of contemporary culture, Scarlett Bowman’s artworks revisit the Duchampian readymade.
The Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong is known to locals as The Pen, or to worldy travellers under the more affectionate moniker; the Grand Old Dame of the Far East.
Ashley Bickerton is the latest artist in a starry line-up to take the stage at Damien Hirst’s Newport Street Gallery, tucked away in the back alleys of Vauxhall.
With a title as broad as ‘I Really Miss You Until You’re Here’ from White Conduit Projects’ latest exhibition, it is easy to be intrigued about what might be included in the show, and what themes the artists, and indeed curator, might be addressing.
Appearing like an angelic spider, Vladmir Tatlin’s winged glider Letalin rotates pensively around the Royal Academies gold-domed Wohl gallery.
While Pace Gallery has been a forefront supporter of the digital and technological art form since the late 60s, the launch of Pace Art & Technology in 2016 took its collaborative involvement with multi-disciplinary art groups to a whole new level.