London art events

This is your guide to the London art events to watch out for in the coming months
Charleston - The Bloomsbury Muse

Charleston – The Bloomsbury Muse

A major new exhibition at the Philip Mould Gallery this autumn will shine a light on the inspirational role played by Charleston Farmhouse in the work of several artists from the Bloomsbury group. The...

Faces Of Frida Exhibition

Faces of Frida

Faces of Frida presents an exciting new vision of what an art exhibition could be. The largest undertaking yet from the Google Art & Culture project, the exhibition presents the most comprehensive...

Frans Hals - The Male Portrait

Frans Hals: The Male Portrait 

The Wallace Collection is set to showcase one of the finest portrait painters in the history of Western Art this autumn, courtesy of its new exhibition, Frans Hals: The Male Portrait. Part of the Dutc...

Edouard Manet, Jeanne (Spring), 1881, oil on canvas © The J Paul Getty Museum; Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program

Impressionist Decorations

More than 80 works by the world’s greatest artists are to go on show in London next year as part of a major new exhibition on Impressionism. Impressionist Decorations: The Birth of Modern Décor will s...

Jr - Chronicles

JR: Chronicles

He’s been dubbed the ‘French Banksy’ but up until now, graffiti artist JR has been all but unknown in the UK. Well, that looks set to change this autumn as Chelsea’s Saatchi Gallery prepares to host t...

London's Best Virtual Museum Tours

London’s Best Virtual Museum Tours

Who said you needed to get off the sofa to enjoy London’s best art and culture? Many of London’s cultural institutions provide virtual tours of their collections, so now you can get your cultural fix ...

Naturally Brilliant Colour

Naturally Brilliant Colour

Explore the history of colour reproduction and experience the boldest, brightest colours on earth at Kew Gardens’ fantastic new exhibition. Naturally Brilliant Colour will make you question the very c...

Banksy Exhibition

The Art of Banksy Exhibition

It has wowed art lovers the world over, and now The Art of Banksy Exhibition is set to do the same thing in London when it opens in Covent Garden in March next year. The exhibition, which has not been...

The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

It’s been denounced over the years as an irrelevance and derided more recently by one particular newspaper for being ‘a glorified car boot sale’ but for over 250 years the Royal Academy Su...

Van Gogh Alive

Van Gogh Alive

Van Gogh exhibitions, as it turns out, are a bit like buses. None for ages, and then two  arrive at once. The immersive experience has been documented elsewhere on this site but this article focu...

Van Gogh The Immersive Experience

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will offer art lovers a chance to ‘meet the artist like never before’ with a 20,000 square foot light and sound spectacular featuring some of the painter’s most comp...

Alex Katz Cutouts

Alex Katz Cutouts  

The American artist Alex Katz is the subject of a thrilling new exhibition at the Timothy Taylor Gallery in Mayfair this autumn. Alex Katz Cutouts showcases the latest work in the renowned series of f...

In Good Company

In Good Company: Lucille Lewin & Nicole Farhi

Described as a ‘celebration of the creativity and friendship of Lucille Lewin and Nicole Farhi’ in Good Company  showcases a host of new works by the pair, alongside several pieces from their bac...

Annie Morris Exhibition

Annie Morris Exhibition

British artist Annie Morris is the subject of the latest exhibition at the Timothy Taylor gallery this autumn. Showcasing a series of new works by the artist, the gallery show coincides with Morris...

Tantra - Enlightenment to Revolution

Tantra – Enlightenment to Revolution

Not as naughty as it sounds, the British Museum’s Tantra – Enlightenment to Revolution exhibition explores “the radical force that transformed the religious, cultural and political landscape of ...

Damien Hirst Exhibition End of a century

Damien Hirst Exhibition – End of a Century

Charting his progression from eager student to leading artist, the Newport Street Gallery’s End of A Century will explore the formative years of one of the UK’s favourite sons, Damien Hurst. Featuring...

Bruce Nauman Exhibition at Tate Modern

Bruce Nauman Exhibition

Multi-disciplinary American artist Bruce Nauman is the subject of a major new show at Tate Modern this autumn. The first large scale exhibition of his work in over 20 years, the event will showcase a ...

Sin at the National Gallery

Sin at the National Gallery

The National Gallery’s latest exhibition explores the concept of sin as it relates to art.  With work by artists as diverse as Bruegel, William Hogarth, Andy Warhol and Tracey Emin, the exh...