Paola Ciarska’s ‘Czesc, Pani Ciarska’ at IMT Gallery in London

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.

February 6, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media


EVE at Amar Gallery, London

Having toasted the winter season with a moody and somewhat mystical show BLACK EXODUS at the end of 2017, Amar Gallery in Islington, north London, has rendered some colour in to its proceedings in preparation for the springtime.

January 31, 2018 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Jules de Balincourt: They Cast Long Shadows at Victoria Miro

“You know that place between sleep and awake, that place where you still remember dreaming?” (- J.

January 25, 2018 | ArtsPainting


William Tillyer at Bernard Jacobson Gallery – An Abstract Zeitgeist?

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.

January 17, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media


JR at Lazinc – Mayfair’s newest gallery

This January sees the launch of a new star in Mayfair’s gallery scene, Lazinc.

January 12, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media


Modigliani at Tate Modern

The artist Amedeo Modigliani was born in 1884 in Tuscany, Italy, but spent most of his working life living in France.

December 29, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Rose Wylie: Quack Quack at Serpentine Galleries, London

Making it as an artist seems like a young person’s game, built only for bright-eyed and bushy-tailed graduates.

December 15, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Cézanne Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery

Throughout his life, Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) painted portraits of himself as well as his family, friends, acquaintances, and local people in his vicinity at Aix-en-Provence.

December 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting


‘Couples Therapy’ by Mary Ramsden at Pilar Corrias Gallery

Art made by women is gaining momentum at the moment, due to awareness over various levels of abuse in power and inequalities.

December 3, 2017 | Arts


Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979-2017 at Whitechapel Gallery

How far can a photographer go with his medium? In his 50 years of work, Thomas Ruff has explored photography, never fossilizing in any specific theme, subject or style.

November 28, 2017 | ArtsPhotography


Exhibition On Screen: A glimpse into the myth that is David Hockney

Exhibition on Screen are set to release, in cinemas nationwide, the new David Hockney documentary David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts: A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits and One Still Life 2016.

November 20, 2017 | ArtsFilm + Entertainment


Bruce Nauman at Tate Modern Switch House

“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.

November 17, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media


Tove Jansson (1914-2001) at the Dulwich Picture Gallery

Best known for her creation of the Moomins, Tove Jansson is one of the most highly regarded and recognisable illustrators of the twentieth century.

November 13, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Karl Lagerfeld Guest Of Honour At Paris Photo

In Paris for the next couple of days? Seen the Louvre and the Eiffel Tower? Here is what is going on for the coming four days: Paris Photo.

November 8, 2017 | ArtsPhotography


2017 Edition of ‘Dance Umbrella – Moving London’

This year’s edition of Dance Umbrella – Moving London has just finished, and we were happy to witness it.

November 7, 2017 | ArtsPerformance


An Interview with Gregory Siff, the LA Based Contemporary Artist and Painter

Gregory Siff is a contemporary artist and painter who lives and works in Los Angeles.

November 5, 2017 | ArtsPainting


‘The Boat is Leaking. The Captain Lied’. At Fondazione Prada, Venice, Italy

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.

October 28, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media


An Interview with Jane Hall of art collective Assemble

Until November 4, the Edge Gallery in Bath is hosting an exhibition of the groundbreaking work of the Turner Prize winning collective Assemble, who have staged a show along with the artist Simon Terrill.

October 24, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


The Lorck Schive Prize at Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Norway

Using art as a tool for socio-economic change in the modern era is nothing new.

October 17, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites at the National Gallery

When Dutch master Jan van Eyck’s modest picture of a wealthy couple clad in velvet and furs appeared on the walls of the National Gallery in 1842, no one could have guessed the shock waves that would follow.

October 14, 2017 | ArtsPainting


David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life at Cà Pesaro, International Gallery of Modern Art, Venice

It has already been five years since David Hockney’s gigantic and sensational retrospective at London’s Royal Academy of Arts, entitled; “David Hockney: A Bigger Picture”, which cemented the artist as one of the prominent figures of contemporary British painting.

October 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting