The Sainsbury Centre embarks on new approach to exhibition programming – empowering art to address fundamental societal challenges.
24 July 2023 • Mark Westall
Following on from becoming the first museum to appoint a curator of art and climate change the Sainsbury Centre is embarking on a new approach to exhibition programming, empowering art to address fundamental societal challenges.
17 October 2022 • Mark Westall
World-renowned international artists have come together to contribute work to Me, My Brain and I, an exciting series of brain sculptures to be exhibited and auctioned in aid of Parkinson’s UK, supported by The Auction Collective and Christie’s.
28 October 2021 • Ksenya Blokhina
During the Other Art Fair a group of internationally renowned artists including Tracey Emin, Gavin Turk, and Jake and Dinos… Read More
13 September 2021 • Mark Westall
“You might think I am taking the piss, in fact I am giving a piss.” – artist Gavin Turk In… Read More
23 June 2021 • Lee Sharrock
On World Refugee Day (Sunday 20th June), the Mayor of Rotterdam – Aboutalbe – unveiled Gavin Turk’s sculpture ‘L’Age d’Or’… Read More
Contemporary artists customise Fender guitars for auction to support The Big Issue in time of crisis
2 November 2020 • Mark Westall
Goldie, Gavin Turk, Jamie Reid, Lauren Baker and Rugman are among 21 artists who have generously lent their talents to create extraordinary works for the auction, which will be held by The Auction Collective on Wednesday 4th November.
15 March 2019 • Lee Sharrock
‘Portrait of an Egg’ is a unique project conceived by Gavin Turk, which will involve his gigantic bronze egg sculpture ‘Ouevre being unveiled on the Somerset House River Terrace at Photo London on 14th April.
Pallant House Gallery acquires artworks by “Young” British Artists including Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin
28 August 2018 • Mark Westall
Artworks by major contemporary British artists including Damien Hirst, Rachel Whiteread and Tracey Emin have been given a permanent home at Pallant House Gallery. The six works by Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Peter Blake, Rachel Whiteread, Gavin Turk and Michael Craig Martin are a gift to the Gallery from Frank and Lorna Dunphy under the Cultural Gifts Scheme.
23 August 2018 • Mark Westall
In news that is sure to thrill art collectors and vinyl enthusiasts the world over, the one-off works of art will be available to buy via an auction on Artsy. All proceeds will go towards mental health charity Mind. Bidding closes on 12th September at 21.00 GMT.
24 May 2018 • Mark Westall
Gavin Turk has designed a fleet of colourful, striped bicycles inspired by his work around mobile art, and has outlined a route taking in a selection of Cambridge’s public sculptures. During the artist will stop to reflect on each work, encouraging the participants to engage in conversation about the art.
Artists including Tracey Emin, Anish Kapoor, Rob & Nick Carter and Antony Gormley donate to charity art exhibition & auction for Cardboard Citizens
12 April 2018 • Mark Westall
Art On The Mind an exhibition and auction in aid of Cardboard Citizens, featuring Martin Creed, Ian Davenport, Tracey Emin CBE RA, Brian Eno, Sir Antony Gormley, Sir Anish Kapoor CBE RA, Harland Miller and Gavin Turk.
7 July 2017 • Lee Sharrock
Leading British contemporary artists collaborate with art advisor Lucy Meakin on Artsy online auction to raise funds for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire.
19 March 2017 • Tabish Khan
Art critic Tabish Khan brings you the top art exhibitions to visit this week.
21 November 2016 • Mark Westall
This week Gavin Turk opens his first major solo exhibition of work since 2002 at Damien Hirst’s Newport Gallery.