Gagosian London September 12 – November 3 2018 The world has always been ending. —Urs Fischer Dasha (2018) is a larger-than-life-size wax candle depicting Dasha Zhukova, a personal friend of the artist. Cast entirely in wax, she wears a pink dress and is seated in a chair. A wick at the top of her head […]
Highlighting examples of the new trends in the contemporary art scene in America A celebration of seven exciting American artists at a vibrant, landmark venue – gallery@oxo – on the cultural banks of the River Thames. Sophisticated art lovers and those just looking for something a little different can feel the joy of life itself, […]
The 12th edition of Frieze London, the leading international contemporary art fair, takes place in London’s Regent’s Park from 15–18 October 2014. For the third year Frieze Masters, dedicated to art from ancient to modern, will coincide with the contemporary fair. Together the two fairs create a focus for as broad as possible an international […]
28 September 2013 – 10 November 2013
We are pleased to present the first solo exhibition in a UK public institution of the work of artist Marisa Merz (born 1926, Turin, Italy), which includes a selection of sculptures, paintings and installations from across her remarkable fifty year career. This exhibition, the artist’s first since winning the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the 2013 Venice Biennale, takes place in the Serpentine Gallery, and will be one of two opening shows for the newly launched Serpentine Galleries. The other, Adrián Villar Rojas, Today We Reboot the Planet, opens concurrently at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery.
Sturtevant LEAPS JUMPS AND BUMPS
28 June – 26 August 2013
The Serpentine Gallery is delighted to present the first solo exhibition of the work of Sturtevant to be held in a public institution in the UK. Born in Lakewood, Ohio, and based in Paris since the 1990s, Sturtevant has made ground-breaking and enigmatic work since her first exhibitions in New York in the mid-1960s.
Robert Bowman is delighted to announce the launch of his new gallery Bowman Sculpture. Based at no. 6 Duke Street St James’s in the heart of London’s art world, the gallery is the foremost dealership in the world for sculpture by Auguste Rodin. The spectacular new space is in excess of 2000 square feet. Beautifully […]
London Art Week
28 June to 5 July 2013
A remarkable exhibition of works by James Ward, a major painter and print-maker in Regency Britain, is to be held by Lowell Libson Ltd, one of the world’s leading dealers in the finest British pictures, sculpture and works on paper. Breadth and Quality: Oil Studies, Watercolours and Drawings by James Ward RA will take place from 28 June to 12 July 2013 at 3 Clifford Street, London W1 and will be part of London Art Week, a new initiative providing a platform for paintings, drawings and sculpture.
Finding the Unicorn – Tapestries Mythical and Modern
The Fleming Collection
17 April – 1 June 2013
An exhibition celebrating the timeless skills of tapestry weavers from the medieval era to modern times by focusing on one of Britain’s most important royal refurbishment projects is to be held at The Fleming Collection in London from 17 April to 1 June 2013.
Thomas Schütte – Faces & Figures
Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
25 September – 18 November 2012
Artist Thomas Schütte showcases key sculptural, photographic and painted portraits at the Serpentine Gallery. Although the artist has returned to portraiture throughout his career, this is the first exhibition dedicated entirely to these pioneering works. Key pieces from the artist’s most famous series are presented together with new work made especially for the Serpentine.
The Fleming Collection
23 October 2012 – 9 February 2013
A major exhibition of works by the Scottish Colourist painter Leslie Hunter, covering his life in San Francisco, Scotland, France and Italy, will go on show at The Fleming Collection at 13 Berkeley Street, London W1 from 23 October 2012 to 9 February 2013. Over 70 pictures, two-thirds of which are from private collections, will be exhibited at The Fleming Collection, which has become an embassy for Scottish art in London, in the show entitled Leslie Hunter: A Life in Colour. The exhibition is sponsored by Lyon & Turnbull, Scotland’s oldest firm of auctioneers.
1 – 10 november 2012
Sunita Kumar has an instinctive feel for her India – its warmth and diversity, the extraordinary way in which vibrancy and serenity exist side by side and its colours that live long in the memories of all who have been there.
The Serpentine Gallery is proud to announce that Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei will create the 2012 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion. It will be the twelfth commission in the Gallery’s annual series, the world’s first and most ambitious architectural programme of its kind.
The design team responsible for the celebrated Beijing National Stadium, which was built for the 2008 Olympic Games, comes together again in London in 2012 for the Serpentine’s acclaimed annual commission, being presented as part of the London 2012 Festival, the culmination of the Cultural Olympiad. The Pavilion is Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei’s first collaborative built structure in the UK.