London Art Reviews

Magazine of art press and reviews from London

National Portrait Gallery and the first major exhibition Picasso Portraits for twenty years.

London – The National Portrait Gallery staged a major exhibition of portraits by Pablo Picasso. The exhibition Picasso Portraits included over 75 works by the artist in all media, varying from well-known masterpieces to those less famous. … Continue reading

July 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

The V&A Museum exhibition Undressed leaves London in underwear.

London – The V&A Museum exhibition “Undressed” is an involving narrative of the underwear. Spanning from the 18th century to present days, the exhibition “Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear” is focused on the protective character of the underwear, but … Continue reading

July 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Anniversary of Freud and his Museum in London marked by Mark Wallinger’s self –reflections exhibition.

London – “Self Reflection” by Mark Wallinger has been an interesting exhibition, which also marked the 30th anniversary of the Freud Museum, but also the 160th anniversary of the birth of Sigmund Freud. Turner Prize winning artist Mark … Continue reading

July 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Revolution exhibition at the V&A Museum, the years from 1966 to 1970 changed the mankind, London. (Part two)

London – “You Say You Want a Revolution?” exhibition positively transforms the approach to the 1996 – 1970 period, at the V&A Museum. (Continues from part one) The “Section 5: Revolution in living” focuses on the hundreds of … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Revolution exhibition at the V&A Museum, the years from 1966 to 1970 changed the mankind, London. (Part one)

London – “You Say You Want a Revolution?” exhibition positively transforms the approach to the 1996 – 1970 period, at the V&A Museum. This major exhibition from the V&A Museum, London, is focused on the implication and influence of the late … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

French portrait drawings from Clouet to Courbet at the British Museum, London.

London – This exhibition of French portrait drawings has drawn from notable holdings of The British Museum. Pieces of French portrait drawings were chosen to explain the development of this … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Lovely Southeast Asian shadow puppet theatre exhibition at The British Museum, London.

London – It has been an interesting exhibition “Shadow puppet theatre from Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand” at The British Museum. This exhibition has drawn on the British Museum’s unique Southeast Asian shadow puppet collection, unique in London … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Clara Drummond won BP Portrait Award 2016 at the National Portrait Gallery.

London – Clara Drummond was the winner of the BP Portrait Award 2016 at the National Portrait Gallery. In its 27th year of BP’s sponsorship, the esteemed first prize has been awarded to Clara Drummond, a 38-year-old Cambridgeshire-based … Continue reading

July 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Maggi Hambling’s great exhibition of drawing at the British Museum.

London – (re-edited on 9th July 2018) Maggi Hambling at the British Museum is an exciting surprise, with her drawing exhibition “Touch: works on paper”. The exhibition celebrates a major donation by the artist of around fifteen of her … Continue reading

July 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

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