GEORGE BUTLER Anima Mundi: Drawn Stories of Migration

24 November, 2018|art, fine art, illustrator, printing|

20 - 25 NOVEMBER 2018 Bankside Gallery George Butler is an award-winning reportage illustrator specialising in travel and current affairs. This exhibition focuses on human and animal migration and the intrinsic connection of living things, featuring work over the past five years including drawings and paintings from Syria and Iraq, Africa and Eastern Europe. Read [...]

‘URBAN EXPERIENCES’ an exhibition of digital works by local artist PAUL PRESTIDGE

17 November, 2018|art, environment, fine art, painting, printing|

Show: 17 – 29 November 2018 Launch night: Friday 16 Nov 7-10pm Free Workshop: Saturday 24 November 7pm www.deptforddoesart.com   Paul presents a series of prints that reflect the urban environment to create images that express a dialogue between his experiences of that environment and his inner feelings and imagination. The river Thames and the [...]

AUTOMATTER – David James

15 October, 2018|art, contemporary, fine art, printing|

15 October – 8 November 2018, 12 – 6pm GALLERY 46 AUTOMATTER is the second show in a triology of three by artist DAVID JAMES at GALLERY46. In his first show CIVILISATION, James explored the relationship between art history, transformation and personal experience. For AUTOMATTER, he delves into the subconscious mind through his practice of automatic [...]

Amy Stephens LAND | RELAND [LONDON]

2 October, 2018|art, fine art, printing|

27 SEPTEMBER - 17 NOVEMBER 2018 William Benington Gallery Land | Reland [London] presents geological objects, cityscape materials and imagery from the native landscape. This exhibition is running in parallel with Land | Reland [Portland] at Upfor Gallery in Portland, Oregon, Amy Stephens’ first solo show in the United States. The two exhibitions combine site-specific [...]

The river we stepped in Twice – Lola Bunting | Pete Smith

10 September, 2018|art, fine art, printing|

7-25 September 2018 Curated by David Connearn AVIVSON GALLERY Pete Smith | Yellow Poems Artist Pete Smith's Yellow Poems is an ongoing sequence currently of nineteen works dating from 2009 to 2018. The poems consist of words or groups of words removed from National Geographic magazine and pasted onto a background of horizontal yellow or [...]

Pia Östlund at the Oxford Botanic Garden and Arboretum

25 July, 2018|fine art, printing|

While working on his classification of plants, the 18th century Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus would become so engrossed in his work he would cover the walls of his study with botanical prints. This ad hoc botanical wallpaper was the inspiration for the design by nature printer Pia Östlund for the interior of a new Herbarium Room [...]

Do you know your middle?

15 July, 2018|art, contemporary, fine art|

Joy Miessi Solo Exhibition 9 - 28 July 2018 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning Do You Know Your Middle? is Joy Miessi’s first solo exhibition of 2018, featuring new mixed media works by the artist. The title references a phrase repeated by the artist’s mother from a young age, as she would part and braid [...]

Lorenzo Vitturi – ‘Money Must Be Made’

11 May, 2018|fine art, photography, printing|

Lorenzo Vitturi Money Must Be Made FLOWERS LONDON Kingsland Road 11 May – 30 June 2018 Flowers Gallery is pleased to announce a solo exhibition by London-based Italian artist Lorenzo Vitturi. The works in his new series Money Must be Made are based at the Balogun Market in Lagos, Nigeria, the second biggest market of its kind [...]

SPACE’s 50th anniversary archive display

20 January, 2018|art, contemporary, fine art|

SPACE Mare Street Opening: Thur 18 Jan, 6-9pm 19 January – 17 March 2018 In celebration of SPACE’s 50th anniversary, a display in the project space presents previously unseen material from SPACE’s archive covering the years 1968-75 as well as photographs of early events and studio sites, capturing the founding years of SPACE and AIR, [...]

Jason Larkin – Past Perfect

17 November, 2017|fine art, photography, printing|

JASON LARKIN PAST PERFECT 17 November 2017 - 13 January 2018 FLOWERS “He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future.” - George Orwell Centred around questions of authenticity and the representation of collective histories, Past Perfect (2008 - 2016), is a new series of photographs by British photographer Jason [...]