Just over an hour from the hustle and bustle of London’s Victoria station, the bucolic charm of Petworth in West Sussex is a welcome escape and the venue for a new exhibition from the contemporary art world of couple Annie Morris & Idris Khan.
Cure Parkinson’s in association with Bonhams and Artwise have announced the fourth edition of Cure3 – the critically acclaimed selling exhibition devised to raise awareness and funds for curative Parkinson’s research.
25 leading international artists, including Simon Starling, Sir Antony Gormley, Grayson Perry, Cornelia Parker, Jenny Saville, David Shrigley and Douglas Gordon have used materials retrieved from The Glasgow School of Art’s Mackintosh library after the fire to create original works of art to help raise money for restoration of the Mackintosh Building.
Victoria Miro is to present a new body of work by Idris Khan in his third solo presentation with the gallery. Beyond the Black marks an important departure from Khan’s photographic based works and comprises a suite of large black paintings, a monumental site specific wall drawing and a series of works on paper, all of which consider the metaphysics of creativity.