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February 2020
Free
  • Józef Czapski and the National Gallery

    National Gallery, Sainsbury Wing Theatre

  • February 24 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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  • Trafalgar Square
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    Learn about the Gallery’s role in the life and work of Polish artist and émigré, Józef Czapski at the Lunchtime talk Monday 24 February 2020, 1.00 PM Sainsbury Wing Theatre Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DN FREE   Author Eric Karpeles talks about the painter, writer, and critic Józef Czapski, whose work was influenced by his personal experience of the tumultuous events of the 20th century. Hear how a visit to the National Gallery in 1926 marked a turning point in…

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January 2020
10/7
  • Ukraine: Art, Society and Power. Talk with Nikita Kadan.

    Holland Park Ukrainian Club

  • January 27 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • 154 Holland Park Avenue W11 4UH
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    Nikita Kadan is one of Ukraine’s boldest contemporary artists, who has been at the forefront of reinvigorating the country’s cultural scene in recent years. He is a member of the artistic collective “Revolutionary Experimental Space”, which leads artistic interventions exploring social issues, promotes civic activism in the spheres of arts and education, and has taken a critical stance against policies of “de-communisation” and state censorship of the arts. Nikita will reflect on how Ukraine’s arts scene has evolved between the…

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  • Ukraine: Holocaust and Memory. Panel discussion and display of art work by Nikita Kadan.

    Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House

  • January 26 2:45 PM to 5:00 PM
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  • 129-131 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NB
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    DATE: Sunday, 26 January 2020 TIME: 2:45pm to 5pm  VENUE: Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London NW1 7NB. Between 1939 and 1945, over a million Jews were murdered in “Holocaust by bullets” in Ukraine. During this period, three occupations swept the country: Soviet, Nazi and Soviet again, leading to between 8 and 10 million people, including military and civilians, perishing. Many Ukrainians aided the Holocaust, but many also risked their lives to save Jewish families. The tragedy of the…

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  • Ukraine: Holocaust and Memory

    Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House

  • January 26 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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  • 129-131 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NB
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    Over a million Jews were murdered during the “Holocaust by bullets” in Nazi-occupied Ukraine. Overall during World War Two, between 8 and 10 million people, including military and civilians, perished on the territory of today’s Ukraine, as three occupations swept the country: Soviet, Nazi and Soviet once again. Some Ukrainians collaborated with the Nazis while others risked their lives to save Jewish families. The tragedy of the Holocaust remained silenced during post-war Soviet reign. Only with Ukraine having gained its…

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2019December 2019
Free
  • Celebrating the Harpsichord at the National Gallery

    The National Gallery

  • 13/12/2019 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN
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    Celebrating the links between music and painting in a harpsichord concert performed by Katarzyna Kowalik Friday 13 December 2019, 6.30 PM The National Gallery Room 8 Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DN BOOK NOW   From the 16th to 18th centuries, harpsichords were at the centre of European culture – not just as musical instruments, but as works of art in their own right. Symbols of artistic inspiration, the grandest harpsichords had panels painted by leading artists including Jan Brueghal, Annibale Caracci and Sebastiano…

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  • Photography exhibition / Concert-piano, clarinet, baritone & Cocktail

    Sofia Gallery

  • 04/12/2019 7:00 PM to 13/12/2019 4:00 PM
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    4th of December  7pm  “Sofia” gallery  Free tickets can be found here  The Bulgarian Cultural Institute London cordially invites you to the opening of the photography exhibition “Snow Spectres” by Meirion Harries, dedicated to Sir Neville Marriner, the great English conductor, who supported music in Bulgaria. Special guests:  The photographer Meirion Harries  Maria Prinz (piano)  Andrew Marriner (clarinet)  Marian Bozhidarov (clarinet) Milo Harries (baritone)  Bulgarian wine will contribute to your great mood and unforgettable experience. The history of Bulgaria is…

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November 2019
£12.50 /£15
  • Electronica: Vision of Sound

    The Rich Mix Arts Centre

  • 29/11/2019 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
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  • 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road E1 6LA
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    A visual spectacle with atmospheric, intricate soundscapes by Floex & Tom Hodge (CZ/UK), Mïus X Attaray Visual (HU) and NOON (PL). Immerse yourself in vibrant visual effects and bold beats as Floex & Tom Hodge (CZ/UK), Mïus X Attaray Visual (HU) and NOON (PL) create atmospheric soundscapes pushing the boundaries of contemporary electronic music. Celebrating 30 years of freedom from communist rule in Eastern Europe, Czech, Hungarian and Polish musicians of a new generation join forces for one-off experience fusing…

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  • Released Sounds at the National Gallery: A musical journey through the European art and culture.

    The National Gallery

  • 22/11/2019 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN
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    Friday 22 November 2019, 6.30 PM The National Gallery Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DN BOOK NOW Taking inspiration from the classical paintings, musicians Maciej and Mateusz Rychły and Elizabeth Seitz present ‘Released Sounds’, a unique event uniting sound, visuals and early music. Hear how they have transformed musical manuscripts which feature in paintings including Watteau’s ‘Scale of Love’ and Holbein’s ‘Ambassadors’, into traditional and folk compositions. Formed by musician, composer, arranger, writer and cultural anthropologist Maciej Rychły, ‘Released Sounds’ is…

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Free
  • Lens & Press: Photographs in Print

    Hungarian Cultural Centre

  • 18/11/2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • Experts discuss the massive contribution to British photography by two Hungarians in the 1930s: Stefan Lorant and Andor Kraszna-Krausz. British photography in print owes a huge debt to two Hungarian immigrants. The founding editor of the influential photojournalist magazine Picture Post (1938-57) was Stefan (István) Lorant. The founding owner of Focal Press, the world’s largest publisher of film and photography books (1938-today), was Andor Kraszna-Krausz. The panel discussing these influential pioneers will include Jane Dorner, author of the definitive chapter…

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  • Marcin Dudek: Akumulator

    Edel Assanti

  • 15/11/2019 10:00 AM to 20/12/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 74a Newman St. W1T 3DB
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    Exhibition in the Edel Assanti Gallery Friday 15 November – Friday 20 December 2019 74a Newman Street London W1T 3DB READ MORE   Over the past five years, Dudek has explored the materials, messages and political contexts of the stadium in an ongoing investigation of group behaviour and crowd control. The artist’s preoccupation with football hooliganism has autobiographical roots, retracing Dudek’s steps as a teenage member of Cracovia football fan club. In 2013, Dudek published Akumulatory (translation: “Battery”), an artist book collating…

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  • Corporeal Materiality. Exhibition of sculpture and drawings by Magdalena Abakanowicz at the Marlborough Gallery.

    Marlborough Contemporary

  • 12/11/2019 10:00 AM to 21/12/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 6 Albemarle St. W1S 4BY
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    Tuesday 12 November – Saturday 21 December Marlborough Gallery 6 Albemarle Street London W1S 4BY READ MORE Spanning 40 years across a wide variety of material, the show stands as testament to a towering figure of 20th century art. It is the artist’s first exhibition in London since 2003. A relentless innovator, Abakanowicz’s alchemical transformations of humble materials like rope, burlap, stone and sisal into monumental, moving expressions of power, loss, violence and healing bespeak both her resourcefulness and ambition.…

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  • Barbora Balek @ Modern Panic X

    The Old Truman Brewery

  • 09/11/2019 9:00 AM to 17/11/2019 6:00 PM
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  • 91 Brick Lane E1 6QL
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    Czech contemporary artist Barbora Bálková exhibits at Modern Panic, an annual exhibition of surreal, controversial and provocative art curated by Guerrilla Zoo founder James Elphick. The exhibition brings together over 70 visual artists and live art practitioners offering a commentary on our contemporary world and the darker reaches of human nature with works that shock, disturb and confront. From Nowhere To Nowhere, Bálková´s kinetic installation of an imaginary race course where dictators Hitler, Mao Zedong, Stalin and Kim Jong-un, who…

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Free
  • Square Squared

    Studio ExPurgamento

  • 08/11/2019 10:00 AM to 08/12/2019 6:00 PM
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  • 132D Camden Street, London, NW1 0HY
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    Exhibition in Studio ExPurgamento – Camden’s tiniest gallery Friday 8 November – Sunday 8 December 2019 Studio ExPurgamento 132D Camden Street London England NW1 0HY READ MORE   Group show around the concept of art in, of and about boxes. Themed group shows at Studio ExPurgamento come around but once a year. This November, artists from across the UK and Europe and as far afield as the USA, Cuba and Japan were again selected to exhibit in one of London’s…

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  • Marcin T Jozefiak photography at The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2019

    National Portrait Gallery

  • 07/11/2019 10:00 AM to 16/02/2020 5:00 PM
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    Exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London 7 November 2019 – 16 February 2020 National Portrait Gallery St Martin’s Place London WC2H 0HE BOOK NOW   Marcin T Jozefiak has been selected as one of the photographers exhibiting during this years Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize show at the National Portrait Gallery in London. “Ever since I moved to UK from Poland it’s been my dream and personal goal to be part of this show. Last year I’ve had an…

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  • Neosacral Art: London exhibition of Krzysztof Sokolovski’s works

    Willesden Gallery

  • 05/11/2019 5:00 PM to 16/11/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 95 High Road NW10 2SF
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    Tuesday 5 – Saturday 16 November 2019 Private View: Thursday 5 November 6.00-8.00 PM Willesden Gallery 95 High Street London NW10 2SF Krzysztof Sokolovski is the author of the concept of neosacral art. The exhibition presents the artist’s latest works – icons and altars. In these, Sokolovski eliminates figures and narrative. His approach is extremely modern – he reinterprets the traditional icon, remaining faithful to original techniques and craftsmanship. This precision allows the works to exude spiritual and material beauty.…

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October 2019
Free
  • “Postcards to you” Photography Exhibition

    Dot Athena

  • 26/10/2019 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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  • 100 Clements Road, London, SE16 4DG
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    Description “Postcards to you” explores the power of art as a therapy. In this series the artist follows the thread of her own memories and absences by using an assemblage of found imagery depicting family life as a trigger to unlock her own childhood memories. Notably she couples these with text to give strangers personal connotations. Through impressing her own identity, the artist is able to wistfully convey a feeling of anxiety and loss. The photographs have been buried inferring…

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  • MARIUS DIACONU @ Parallax Art Fair

    Kensington Town Hall

  • 19/10/2019 11:00 AM to 20/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • Hornton Street, London, W8 7NX
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    MARIUS DIACONU Exhibiting at Parallax Art Fair 19th – 20th October 2019 in Kensington, London https://parallaxaf.co/tickets.html

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  • dismal sheets of dust (ślady kurzu) by Sława Harasymowicz

    Crate Space

  • 17/10/2019 10:00 AM to 30/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 1 Bilton Square, Margate, CT9 1EE
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    The exhibition is part of the wider programme of the offsite Turner Prize 2019 Programme. Thursday 17 October – Wednesday 30 October 2019 Private view: Saturday 19 October 2019 In-conversation between the artist, and curator and writer Dominik Czechowski: Saturday 26 October 2019 Crate Space 1 Bilton Square Margate CT9 1EE FREE dismal sheets of dust (ślady kurzu) revisits a semi-derelict yet imposing 19th century tenement block in Kraków (Poland); a strange ruin at odds with its central location, and…

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  • Hungarian Lit Night: Moholy-Nagy in Britain

    Hungarian Cultural Centre

  • 16/10/2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • IMMERSIVE BOOK LAUNCH 16 October, 7pm Hungarian Cultural Centre 10 Maiden Lane, London WC2E 7NA   Join us for an immersive book launch! Valeria Carullo introduces her new book; Moholy-Nagy in Britain accompanied by interactive performances by Steven J Fowler to take the experience to a whole new level. One of the most innovative artists and thinkers of the first half of the 20th century, László Moholy-Nagy (1895-1946) emigrated to Britain after the forced closure of the Bauhaus, following his…

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  • Ukrainian-British Artist Olga Brown Open House

    Olga Brown Art

  • 12/10/2019 10:00 AM to 13/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 19 Smeaton Road, London, SW18 5JJ
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    Olga Brown started painting from an early age; later she graduated in textiles at the Academy of Fine Art in Lviv (Ukraine). From 1997 she has lived and worked in London. Olga Brown is a member of Chelsea Art Society. She exhibits extensively at galleries in the UK and abroad, including prestigious galleries such as Mall Galleries, Cork Street Gallery and the Royal College of Art. She received the award for The Best Painting of London (Chelsea Art Society), the…

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  • Artists’ Film International: Exhibition of visual artworks by Angela Su, Tomasz Machciński, D’Ette Nogle

    Whitechapel Gallery

  • 01/10/2019 11:00 AM to 24/10/2019 6:00 PM
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  • 77-82 Whitechapel High Stree E1 7QX
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    Tuesday 1 October – Sunday 24 November 2019 Whitechapel Gallery 77-82 Whitechapel High Street London E1 7QX READ MORE   Artists’ Film International celebrates moving image work selected by a global partnership of arts organisations. Each nominates an outstanding work from their region which is screened across each venue. This year a global survey of moving image works on the theme of gender. In The Afterlife of Rosy Leavers (2017), Angela Su (b. 1952, Canada) weaves early cinema with animation to recount a young girl’s fascination with doubling, hallucination and…

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September 2019
Free
  • Quarks, Elephants & Pierogi: The Exhibition

    Clapham Library

  • 28/09/2019 8:00 AM to 28/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 91 Clapham High Street, London, SW4 7DB
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    The award-winning book introducing Polish culture to English-language readers has been transformed into a vivid and whimsical exhibition   Saturday 28 September – Monday 28 October 2019 Clapham Library Mary Seacole Centre 91 Clapham High Street London SW4 7DB FREE   On 28th September 2019, a new exhibition will open at Clapham Library in London. Conceived and designed by Magdalena Burdzyńska, the Quarks, Elephants & Pierogi exhibition celebrates the Polish language through creative use of space and illustrations.  The official…

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  • The Striking Artwork of Radu Oreian, on Show for London’s Frieze Week

    Romanian Cultural Institute

  • 27/09/2019 7:00 PM to 06/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 1 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X8PH
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    Following his successful 2017 exhibition in Marseille, accomplished Romanian artist Radu Oreian arrives on Britain’s thriving art scene in two special events celebrating his first solo show in London, entitled ‘Microscripts and Melted Matters’. Open at Fitzrovia’s Noho Studios in collaboration with Gallery Nosco, the show is preceded by an exclusive preview at 1 Belgrave Square, in the company of the artist and of gallerist Cyril Moumen. ‘Microscripts and Melted Matters’ brings together large-scale paintings and drawings, as well as…

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  • Exhibition: Joanna Rajkowska “The Failure of Mankind” at l’étrangère gallery in London

    l'étrangère

  • 18/09/2019 11:00 AM to 31/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 44a Charlotte Road, EC2A 3PD
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    Wednesday 18 September – Thursday 31 October 2019 l’étrangère 44A Charlotte Rd Shoredtich London EC2A 3PD FREE Solo exhibition of Joanna Rajkowska’s new works. They follow on from ideas developed for her most recent sound sculpture, The Hatchling, a large-scale replica of a blackbird’s egg, currently exhibited at Frieze Sculpture. The Hatchling emits the sounds of the labour of hatching birds: their heartbeat, the pecking of the shell and the first vocal attempts to signal their coming to the world.…

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  • Rony Plesl: Sacred Geometry

    Victoria & Albert Museum

  • 14/09/2019 10:00 AM to 22/09/2019 5:00 PM
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  • Lift O Landing
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    Internationally acclaimed Czech designer Rony Plesl creates a unique glass installation inspired by the idea of Sacred Geometry, a universal language organizing all visible and invisible reality according to basic geometrical principles. The three identical hexagonal glass tree trunks are an artistic expression of this system. Contrasting to their pure minimalist structure is a glowing forest made of uranium glass that emanates a sublime green fluorescent light, reminding us at the same time of branches and flames. In this way,…

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  • Frieze Week: Polish artists’ exhibitions during the annual Friez Art Fair

    Various Venues

  • 10/09/2019 8:00 AM to 31/10/2019 5:00 PM
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  • London’s galleries and museums are getting ready for the influx of art enthusiasts with Frieze London and Frieze Masters running between 3 and 6 October 2019 at Regent’s Park, and Frieze Week events organised to accompany this annual event. Here are Polish artists’ shows to see:   Tuesday 10 September – Sunday 20 October 2019 Maria Pinińska-Bereś: Living Pink The Approach 1st Floor 47 Approach Road E2 9LY Nestled atop a pub in London’s East End, The Approach is one of London’s more unique…

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August 2019
  • Festival of Southeast European documentary film and photography

    Rich Mix

  • 29/08/2019 8:00 AM to 15/09/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 35-47 Bethnal Green Road E1 6LA
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    Contemporary Balkan Art welcomes you to a festival of Southeast European documentary film (14-15 September) and photography (29 August – 15 September) Rich Mix Shoreditch 35–47 Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6LA Mezzanine Gallery PERSPECTIVES: PHOTOGRAPHY STORYTELLING 29 August – 15 September There is nothing more powerful than a story; yet photography storytelling is about one’s own perspective. Which story do you want to tell? Fifteen resounding female documentary photographers attest that images can empower, drive social change and reframe harmful narratives.…

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  • PRASINO Seeking Green: Solo exhibition by Polish artist Aleksandra Osa at Darling’s Attic

    Darling’s Attic

  • 11/08/2019 8:00 AM to 10/11/2019 5:00 PM
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  • Flat 18A 13-18 Kinnoul Mansions Rowhill Road, London, E5 8EB
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    Private view: Saturday 10 August 2019, 7.00 – 10.30 PM Sunday 11 August –  Sunday10 November 2019 Darling’s Attic Flat 18A 13-18 Kinnoul Mansions Rowhill Road E5 8EB MORE INFO   Darling Pearls & Co welcomes the painter Aleksandra Osa for a Summer residency at Darling’s Attic. Aleksandra was one of the artists who worked alongside an international team of painters, as part of the animation team of the movie Loving Vincent. Her paintings are figurative in style and depart…

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July 2019
Free
  • Exhibition: Brave New Visions

    Sotheby’s

  • 17/07/2019 9:00 AM to 09/08/2019 4:30 PM
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  • 31 St.George Street, London, W1S 2FJ
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    Brave New Visions ART EXHIBITION 17 July-9 August 2019 Sotheby’s 1-2 St George Street, London, W1S 2F   Sotheby’s is hosting an exhibition paying tribute to the émigrés, including a Hungarian art dealer, who revolutionised Britain’s art and publishing worlds. Brave New Visions tells the story of the pioneering émigré art dealers who transformed the London gallery scene, introducing artists such as Naum Gabo, Oskar Kokoschka, Kurt Schwitters and Francis Bacon to post-war Britain. The vision of such influential dealers…

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  • ‘Homage to the Square II’ at POSK

    Polish Jazz Cafe, POSK

  • 06/07/2019 10:00 AM to 19/07/2019 6:00 PM
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  • 238-246 Kings St , London, W6 ORF
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    Exibition of paintings by Paweł Wąsowski Saturday 6 – Friday 19 July 2019 POSK Gallery 238-246 King Street London, W6 0RF   FREE   The square is a frequent compositional form in a variety of media. Its brilliance is most felt in the balance and symmetrical dissection of the field. Clearly, over time, a square has been used as a basic form in the art of many a genius, including Malevich, Mondrian and a number of others.   Key to…

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June 2019
Free
  • Exhibition: ‘DARK MATTER: 95% of the Universe is Missing’

    Science Gallery London

  • 06/06/2019 10:00 AM to 26/08/2019 5:00 PM
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  • King's College London, Great Maze Pond, London, SE1 9GU
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    6 June – 26 August 2019 | Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00 – 18:00 Science Gallery London, King’s College London, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9GU Free entry One of the biggest mysteries in physics today is what exactly makes up our Universe, and why – according to the world’s leading scientists – 95 per cent of it cannot be observed. DARK MATTER: 95% of the Universe is Missing at Science Gallery London explores matter and materiality, the concept of invisibility…

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  • Vojtěch Kovařík: Lovers and Fighters

    PUBLIC Gallery

  • 05/06/2019 5:00 PM to 05/07/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 17 Amhurst Terrace, London, E8 2BT
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    PUBLIC Gallery presents Vojtěch Kovařík’s debut UK solo exhibition LOVERS AND FIGHTERS. The show unveils a new series of paintings in which figures from Greek mythology, classical literature and modern culture come together to blur the boundaries between these two archetypes. In this new series Kovařík departs from depictions of Hulk-like muscle men locked in combat, instead inviting the viewer to engage with these figures as ‘lovers’ as well as ‘fighters’, thereby questioning traditional notions of masculinity. The phrase ‘I’m…

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  • Exhibition: Pécs Workshop

    The Mayor Gallery

  • 05/06/2019 10:00 AM to 31/07/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 21 Cork Street, London, W1S 3LZ
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    The Pécs Workshop is a neo-avant-garde group that existed in Communist Hungary in the late 1960s and early 1970s comprising of five artists based in the cultural town of Pécs; Károly Halász (1946-2016), Károly Kismányoky (1943-2018), Sándor Pinczehelyi (1946) Ferenc Ficzek (1947-1987) and Kálmán Szijártó (1946) Their teacher was Ferenc Lantos (1929-2014). In 1969, painter and teacher Ferenc Lantos introduced his students to the enamel factory in Bonyhád, on the outskirts of Pécs where each summer between 1969 and 1971…

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May 2019
Free
  • Gheorghe Fikl: The End of History

    Romanian Cultural Institute

  • 28/05/2019 6:00 PM to 12/06/2019 7:00 PM
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  • 1 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X8PH
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    Gheorghe Fikl, one of Romania’s most original and thought-provoking contemporary artists, opens his first UK solo show at 1 Belgrave Square. The exhibition brings together a selection of large-scale, oil-on-canvas works from three of his recent series, developed during 2015 – 2019: El Angel Exterminador, End of History and Ceilings, paired with two works that will be shown publicly for the first time on this occasion.  The show also includes the screening of Horse, a short film made by French artist Josepha…

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  • Romania’s Art Publications Pack a Punch at Tate Modern

    Tate Modern (Turbine Hall)

  • 17/05/2019 6:00 PM to 19/05/2019 6:00 PM
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  • Bankside SE1 9TG
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    This year, P U N C H Bucharest returns to the British capital for yet another display of editorial artistry at Offprint London, one of the UK’s largest art publishing fairs. Romania’s fourth consecutive participation at the major event, which takes over Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall for a whole weekend in May, also features a talk by graphic designer, illustrator and cartoonist Sorina Vazelina, who will speak about her latest book published by Centrala – ‘Old Farts. Short Stories About…

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  • Taste Art! A Multi-sensory Evening of Eastern European Gems

    Romanian Cultural Institute

  • 16/05/2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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  • 1 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X8PH
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    an evening of immersive art and music Thursday 16 May 2019, 7-9pm Romanian Cultural Institute 1 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8PH FREE BUT BOOKING ESSENTIAL Join a sensational evening of immersive art and music to celebrate Contemporary Lynx Magazine’s latest issue. The event brings together Romanian performance artist Alex Mirutziu and Polish visual artist Piotr Krzymowski, who will be presenting their latest projects. The evening will be rounded off with a live DJ set offered by Adrian Magrys of Lanquidity Records,…

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April 2019
Free
  • Polish visual artist Piotr Lakomy exhibition in London

    The Sunday Painter

  • 28/04/2019 10:00 AM to 08/06/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 117-119 South Lambeth Road SW8 1XA
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    titled One Foot Bone Box 26 April – 8 June 2019 The Sunday Painter 17-119 S Lambeth Rd, London SW8 1XA In the morning I wake up hearing pounding coming from behind the window. It grows.Normal: a bum takes the find. I approach the window. A yellow container, eight, maybe ten, two strollers, couple of already familiar faces. A few larger ones, as if too large. One is frightening: tall, hunched, with a pronounced eyebrow, prominent cheekbones, dusty complexion. A…

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  • Polish visual artists Piotr Lakomy in London

    The Sunday Painter

  • 26/04/2019 10:00 AM to 08/06/2019 5:00 PM
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  • 117-119 South Lambeth Road SW8 1XA
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    One Foot Bone Box exhibition 26 April – 8 June 2019 The Sunday Painter 17-119 S Lambeth Rd, London SW8 1XA In the morning I wake up hearing pounding coming from behind the window. It grows.Normal: a bum takes the find. I approach the window. A yellow container, eight, maybe ten, two strollers, couple of already familiar faces. A few larger ones, as if too large. One is frightening: tall, hunched, with a pronounced eyebrow, prominent cheekbones, dusty complexion. A…

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  • Blue Innovations: Contemporary Czech Indigo Prints

    Vitrínka - Czech Centre Gallery

  • 25/04/2019 10:00 AM to 24/06/2019 6:00 PM
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  • 30 Kensington Palace Gardens, London, W84QY
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    The Blue Innovations exhibition, part of London Craft Week, showcases the work of contemporary Czech designers who create exceptional, high quality hand-made items using traditional indigo printing techniques for decorating fabrics. It will also introduce these techniques, which have been integral to Czech culture for centuries and are now on UNESCO‘s lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage. The exhibition presents contemporary Czech indigo printing and dyeing production and the only two remaining block printing workshops in the Czech Republic (in Olešnice…

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  • The Poetry of Painting: Eugen Raportoru’s Urban Landcapes

    Romanian Cultural Institute

  • 17/04/2019 10:00 AM to 10/05/2019 5:00 PM
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    Eugen Raportoru, one of the most important Romanian painters of his generation, whose raw and vibrant style imposes by its depth a mise-en-abyme of our own emotions in the face of time, is our guest artist in April. His first UK solo show, entitled ‘Urban Report’ and comprising a selection of works that interrogate the soul and memory of place, will open in our Brâncuși Gallery in the artist’s presence. The opening will include the screening of Ovidiu Darian’s ‘The…

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