An outstanding group of modern drawings by European and American masters assembled by the late collector Howard Karshan has been presented to The Courtauld Gallery in London by his wife, the artist Linda Karshan.
Flayed skeletons, political art, painting, portraits and spirit drawings
Art critic Tabish Khan brings you the top art exhibitions to visit this week. Each one comes with a concise review to help you decide whether it’s for you. All are closing soon, and there are so many it’s been expanded to seven:
An astronaut selfie, shades of grey, giant sculpture, superego, colour and gardens
The Top 5 art exhibitions this week include ..
This week’s top 5 engages all senses, features unfinished works, documents the lives of those who suffered urban cleansing, paints flowers and records an interview.
Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Erwin Dominik Osen, Nude with Crossed Arms, 1910 Black chalk, watercolour and gouache 44.7 x 31.5 cm… Read More
The Estate of Francis Bacon has generously placed an important painting by the artist on loan to The Courtauld Gallery. Untitled (Crouching Figures), c.1952, went on display from yesterday and will initially be presented alongside Honoré Daumier’s Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, c.1870, in recognition of Bacon’s admiration for Daumier’s masterpiece.
The curators of EXHIBITIONISM at The Courtauld Institute of Art, are convinced that exploring different methods of display is a fundamental approach to appreciating contemporary art