Waterhouse and Dodd announces John Schueler: Skyscapes

Waterhouse and Dodd announces John Schueler: Skyscapes

His First solo exhibition in London for over 40 years At their Albemarle Street Gallery, London | Exhibition: 18 th June – 12 th July 2019 Gallery opening hours: 9.30am-6pm | Private view: 18 th June 2019, 6-8pm By the late 1950s, the American painter Jon Schueler (1916-1992) was a...

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Manga

Manga

British Museum Until 26 August 2019 Admission £19.50 britishmuseum.org/Manga   To be exposed to “manga” from a standing start, with very little knowledge about what seems to get millions of Japanese so animated, is like being thrust into an alien culture, with no understandable language, and no real idea of...

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Spaziale! at Opera Gallery London

Spaziale! at Opera Gallery London

Opera Gallery has announced the launch of Spaziale! (17 – 29 May 2019), a new exhibition centred on the art movement of Spatialism and gathering some of the most celebrated Italian artists of the 20thcentury, including Lucio Fontana, Turi Simeti, Agostino Bonalumi and Enrico Castellani. For the first time in the history of Opera Gallery...

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Damien Hirst paintings donated to British Museum

Damien Hirst paintings donated to British Museum

73 portrait drawings of Damien Hirst’s former business manager allocated to the British Museum under the Cultural Gifts Scheme A collection of 73 portraits of Frank Dunphy by Damien Hirst, known as”The Wolseley Drawings”, has been generously donated by Frank Dunphy through the Cultural Gifts Scheme and allocated to the...

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Malta and Gozo: An artist’s view

Malta and Gozo: An artist’s view

  Richard Cole was a cartoonist for The Times, The Daily Telegraph, CBS and Channel 4 News, amongst others, in the time-honoured, cross-hatched style of David Levine. His drawing of the then Labour Prime Minister of Malta, Dom Mintoff in 1975 set him off on a journey, culminating in this...

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Van Gogh and Britain at Tate Britain

Van Gogh and Britain at Tate Britain

Judging from the title, Van Gogh and Britain looked as though it would be, on paper, at least, if not exactly padded out, certainly well-upholstered. Although he did a few drawings during his three-year stay in Britain, he never did one painting, and was not really an artist at all...

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The British and Continental Pictures Auction on the 17th April at Olympia Auctions

The British and Continental Pictures Auction on the 17th April at Olympia Auctions

The British and Continental Pictures Auction on the 17th April at Olympia Auctions (www.OlympiaAuctions.com), is particularly strong in modern British pictures with works by exponents in the field including Augustus John, John Bratby, Anne Redpath and Dame Laura Knight. Works also for sale by lesser known figures such as Harry...

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Ashbourne College exhibit students art in evening of creativity

Ashbourne College exhibit students art in evening of creativity

The Creative Arts event, hosted by Ashbourne College exhibited pupils work on the 26th March, displaying everything from fashion and textiles to  graphics and fine art. The students, who have been working on these projects for the whole year, proudly showed off their hard work to over 150 guests. Those...

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Chelsea Antiques Fair Returns Following Town Hall Refurbishment

Chelsea Antiques Fair Returns Following Town Hall Refurbishment

The Chelsea Antiques Fair takes place from 20th – 24th March and returns to its venerable King’s Road venue, Chelsea Old Town Hall, after a year’s absence when the hall been restored and redecorated. ‘This has been the first time since 1950 that the fair has taken a break,’ explains...

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Plus One Gallery celebrate 50 years of Realism with exhibition in Brazil

Plus One Gallery celebrate 50 years of Realism with exhibition in Brazil

The aim of ’50 Years of Realism – From Photorealism to Virtual Reality’ is to present to the Brazilian audience a rich exhibition of a few contemporary hyperrealist artists working today, some of whom are showing their work in Brazil for the first time. The exhibition includes works by some...

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