Tabish’s Top 5 Art Exhibitions to see in London this week

Tabish Khan brings you five art exhibitions in London that you should visit during the week. Each one comes with a concise review to help you decide whether it’s for you.

 turn me on

1. Turn Me On: European and Latin American Kinetic Art @ Christie’s Mayfair
An astounding variety of kinetic art from the subtle to the bold, and from the energetic to the discomfiting.

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2. … all silent except for the buzzing … @ Royal College of Art
Big names such as John Stezaker, Laure Provost and John Cage provide works for this challenging exhibition including some stimulating audio art.

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3. Phoebe Boswell @ Carroll / Fletcher
Head downstairs for Phoebe Boswell’s recollection of her childhood through a busy installation filled with everything from crumbling sculptures to colonial furniture

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4. Viennese season: Actionism & Feminism @ Richard Saltoun
Powerful imagery using blood and animal carcasses leaves a lasting impact on the viewer.

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5. La fine di Dio @ Gagosian, Davies Street
Lucio Fontana and Maurizio Cattelan combine in a humorous take on art as a child Hitler kneels in front of a Fontana canvas.

About Tabish Khan

Art Critic for both FAD and Londonist. See as many exhibitions as possible and write reviews, opinion pieces and a weekly top 5 for FAD.

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