How to Look at the Royal Academy Summer Show

Ah, the RA Summer show! People insist on assessing it as if it were an exhibition, when it is essentially an Art Fair: one without gallerists, but with the usual features of variable quality, too much to take in, and visual incoherence. As such, there will of course be plenty to annoy you, but you will also have, every now and again, one of the best fair experiences – you see a work, wonder who made it, are surprised to find it was x. But then you think yes, that makes sense as an extension of their practice.

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VIDEO : Save The Arts

The Save the Arts campaign is organised by the London branch of the Turning Point Network, a national consortium of over 2,000 arts organisations and artists dedicated to working together and finding new ways to support the arts in the UK. The aim of the Save the Arts campaign is to encourage people to sign […]

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An exhibition and auction curated in aid of the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture Reception and Auction Friday 20th November

Triple Pop by Gavin Turk, 2009, Silkscreen on paper, 70 x 100 cm Private view: Wednesday 4th November 6 – 9pm at John McAslan + Partners, 7-9 William Road, Euston, London, NW1 3ER Exhibition: at John McAslan + Partners 5th – 17th November 10am – 6pm (Mon to Fri) Exhibition continues: The Royal Institution of […]

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