What’s the gallery life of performance art? For years, said Marvin Gaye Chetwynd at the opening of the suitably fluid-sounding ‘Ze & Per’ at Sadie Coles, she was restricted to the opening night of shows and not even included on the official list of participants. Now she, and performance generally, are more fully acknowledged, but it’s still hard to present the after-action successfully.
DRAF are selling their Camden art space after being in residence for 10 years. Their final, 10th anniversary exhibition, (X) A Fantasy opens in September.
Frieze Sculpture will open from 5 July to 8 October, presenting a free out- door exhibition for London and its… Read More
The London art scene is massive and overwhelming. Out of hundreds of galleries and thousand of people who work in them, how do you know where to go and who to listen to?
By way of curious confluence, two big names – Richard Prince and Robert Crumb – have impressively installed shows featuring depictions of women in which the artist might be seen to pursue his own fantasies.
The programme for Liverpool Biennial 2016, the largest contemporary art festival in the UK, running from 9th July to 16th October 2016, was announced today by Sally Tallant, Director of Liverpool Biennial.
Sarah Lucas’s Father Time (2011) is one of her largest sculptures to date.
Sadie Coles opens her new space at 1 Davies street tonight
At this point in Frieze – that’s three days in for paupers, and five days for the elite – it is customary to begin to round up the highlights and to deliver a critical judgement.
An Art Fair , a book fair and some great openings the week ahead in art ..
Discover Brown’s London Art Weekend’s programme of talks, art tours, recommended walks and the Artists menu at HIX Mayfair from today
SCREAM DADDIO is the new book documenting Sarah Lucas’s exhibition at the British Pavilion, Venice Biennale 2015.
I thought a bit about whether I’m a feminist, as it’s something that often comes up. It will certainly be… Read More
Both counter the expectation that money is paid for skilful product of the painter’s hand:
Top 5 openings/launches for today…
Wilhelm Sasnal’s 2015 exhibition at Sadie Coles HQ brings together an extensive series of new paintings. Diverse in size and subject, the works at once bear witness to everyday life and to far-flung moments from history, mediating between realism and fantasy, figuration and quixotic decorativeness.