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Richard Serra, Backdoor Pipeline, 2014
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Richard Serra

Having set the bar so high recently with his Torqued Ellipses and the Gestaltkunstwerk, The Matter of Time at the Guggenheim Bilbao, the question arises as to whether, Richard Serra can continually raise sculptural parameters? It is a tough challenge […]

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Breathe

Making visible the breath of patients and staff at the Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals open until 22 November 9-5pm.

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Recursive
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RECURSIVE

9 Oct – 2 Nov
Gallery Hours Thurs to Sun 11am -5pm

Late Opening Friday 31Oct 6pm – 8-30pm – Informal Curator/Artists’ talk, ‘Personal History as Muse’

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Anselm Kiefer, Velimir Khlebnikov Fates of Nations The New Theory of War. Time, Dimension of the World, Battles at Sea Occur Every 317 Years or Multiples Thereof, Namely 317 x 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 . . . . . . . ., 2011-14,
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Anselm Kiefer

All hail the King! The heavyweight champ is in town, with the other contender to the throne also due in London at Gagosian from October the 11th. Anselm Kiefer is lead to Richard Serra’s steel. But for now it’s all […]

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Turner Prize 2014
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TURNER PRIZE 2014

Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone – it’s time for the Turner Prize and the media’s annual attempt at creating contemporary arts own funeral. Roll on the cheap Warhol allusions – Ciara Phillips screen-prints are sure to draw […]

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Denis O'Conner, 
Once A Catholic Always A Catholic
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Defining a Line

The Crossing literally opens Denis O’Connor’s show Defining a Line, by forcing viewers to walk between the gateway of its dual ladders, and underneath a lightening streak that bridges the gap. Atop is miniscule chair, equidistant between the two poles […]

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Frank Auerbach: Mornington Crescent – Winter morning. © Frank Auerbach, Courtesy of Tate.
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Frank Auerbach

It’s just one room, but what a room. Fifty years of work are condensed into what could stand as a mini retrospective of Frank Auerbach’s work. The landscapes are mostly the familiar subjects of Primrose Hill and Camden Town: Mornington […]

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Aideen Doran, from the Connect/Exchange blog post 'The Trials of Oblomov'.
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Connect/Exchange

Rebecca Travis reflects on Northern Film and Media’s pilot project Connect/Exchange launched earlier this year.

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Paula MacArthur / Oil on Canvas
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Correspond

5-11 September 2014 / An exhibition of works by 19 painters enrolled on the 2014 Turps Correspondence Course.

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Malevich

Walking through this engaging retrospective at the Tate is like seeing someone’s purpose come into focus and then slowly dissipate again. A slightly overloaded first room shows Malevich trying out various styles of his time including Impressionism, Fauvism and Symbolism. […]

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Girls in the field
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KAZEMIR MALEVICH

Travelling home from visiting the new Malevich exhibition at the Tate Modern today I am trying to understand why I have been so much more impressed with this show than the Matisse cut-outs that have been so highly praised recently? […]

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I’d still like to see the Governor…

  August 28 – August 30, 11.00-19.30 August 31 – September 4, 11.00-17.00    I’d still like to see the Governor… takes place at Brewery Tap (UCA’s Project space) in conjunction with the Folkestone Triennial. This is the second opportunity […]

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Axolotl

The first in a series of independently curated group exhibitions during Liverpool Biennial, Axolotl has an abundance of connotations, within the press release we are teased with curious narratives

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After Dark – IK Prize 2014

Its ten o’clock, Wednesday 13th August, 2014 – armed eventually with an up to date Google Chrome and an Internet Explorer tab open in reserve it can mean one thing only. The 2014 IK Prize winning project has landed. Welcome […]

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CURRENTS – YANN SEZNEC

Currents has been commissioned by Edinburgh Art Festival, and is the work of Artist and musician Yann Seznec. Produced by Suzy Glass using computer fans donated by Computers for Charities the piece re-appropriates previously discarded technology into an essentially recycled […]

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