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

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

“A thousand faces” exhibition by Raul, at the CNB – Cock’n’Bull Gallery, London.

David Franchi – Monday, 20th April 2015. The exhibition “A thousand faces” by Raul was a success, at the Cock’n’Bull Gallery, London. The subjects of “A thousand faces” are visages … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Amazing exhibition of Sargent, at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

David Franchi – Saturday, 18th April 2015. The Sargent exhibition is startling, at the National Portrait Gallery, London. For the first time, the National Portrait Gallery exhibition brings together in London, … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Centenary Celebration of Vivien Leigh at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

Centenary Celebration of Vivien Leigh at the National Portrait Gallery, London. Monday, 23th June 2014. A previously unseen and newly acquired photograph of one of Britain’s most important actresses, Vivien … Continue reading

June 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Great War in Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

The Great War in Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London. Editorial Staff – Sunday, 15th June 2014 First national exhibition of the First World War centenary commemorations 80 paintings, … Continue reading

June 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Vermeer and Music? An exhibition at the National Gallery of London.

Vermeer and Music? An exhibition at the National Gallery of London. Dave Burlak – Thursday, 1st August 2013 “this exhibition sounds as a great opportunity apparently, but” The exhibition “Vermeer and … Continue reading

August 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

“Manet: Portraying Life” was a great success, at the Royal Academy of Arts, London.

“Manet: Portraying Life” was a great success, at the Royal Academy of Arts, London. David Franchi – Thursday, 18th April 2013 “he analysed the social life of Paris in 19th-century” The … Continue reading

April 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Aleah Chapin won the “BP Portrait Award 2012” at the National Portrait Gallery

Aleah Chapin won the “BP Portrait Award 2012” at the National Portrait Gallery. David Burlak – 2nd October 2012 “once again demonstrates the vitality of contemporary portrait painting” “BP Portrait … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

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