Art Monitor

UK art exhibitions, events, lectures and conferences

Exhibitions / on now

photography

Roger Mayne and St. Ives: A Defining Moment

at Southampton City Art Gallery (Southampton)
starts 13 January 2018
ends 12 May 2018 more

painting

Bridget Riley: Recent Paintings 2014-2017

at David Zwirner (London)
starts 19 January 2018
ends 10 March 2018 more

sculpture

Richard Long: Drawn from the Land

at Museum and Art Gallery (Derby)
starts 02 December 2017
ends 04 March 2018 more

architecture

Pablo Bronstein: Conservatism, or The Long Reign of Pseudo-Georgian Architecture

at Architecture Gallery (London)
starts 21 September 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

painting

History in the Making

at Alan Cristea Gallery (London)
starts 11 January 2018
ends 10 February 2018 more

painting

William Blake in Sussex: Visions of Albion

at Petworth House (Petworth)
starts 13 January 2018
ends 25 March 2018 more

painting

Stanley Spencer in Focus

at Stanley Spencer Gallery (Cookham)
starts 04 October 2017
ends 25 March 2018 more

painting

Art of World War II

at St Barbe Museum and Art Gallery (Lymington)
starts 02 December 2017
ends 17 February 2018 more

ceramics

Roger Law: From Satire to Ceramics

at Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts (Norwich)
starts 18 November 2017
ends 03 April 2018 more

drawing

Qu Leilei: a Chinese Artist in Britain

at Ashmolean Museum (Oxford)
starts 07 November 2017
ends 15 April 2018 more

sculpture

Michael Petry: In the Realm of the Gods

at The Holburne Museum (Bath)
starts 20 October 2017
ends 08 April 2018 more

mixed media

Organic resistance: body and knife - crossing the border

at Mostyn (Llandudno)
starts 18 November 2017
ends 18 February 2018 more

drawings and prints

Croydon School of Art: Centenary Exhibition

at Museum of Croydon (Croydon)
starts 20 December 2017
ends 14 April 2018 more

drawing

Borderlines: Koh Sang Woo, Olivia Kemp, Stephen Walter

at James Freeman Gallery (London)
starts 11 January 2018
ends 03 February 2018 more

painting

Legacies: JMW Turner and Contemporary Art Practice

at New Art Gallery Walsall (Walsall)
starts 22 September 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

installation and other media

From Ear to Ear to Eye

at Nottingham Contemporary (Nottingham)
starts 16 December 2017
ends 04 March 2018 more

installation

Marguerite Humeau: Echoes

at Tate Britain (London)
starts 01 December 2017
ends 28 April 2018 more

sculpture

Afruz Amighi: Echo's Chamber

at Sophia Contemporary Gallery (London)
starts 24 November 2017
ends 19 January 2018 more

painting

Michael Armitage: the Chapel

at South London Gallery (London)
starts 13 December 2017
ends 23 February 2018 more

sculpture

Medardo Rosso: Sight Unseen and His Encounters with London

at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac (London)
starts 23 November 2017
ends 10 February 2018 more

drawing

From Life

at Royal Academy of Arts (London)
starts 11 December 2017
ends 11 March 2018 more

drawing

Cecily Brown: Shipwreck Drawings

at The Whitworth (Manchester)
starts 17 November 2017
ends 15 April 2018 more

mixed media

Scott King: Welcome to Saxnot

at Studio Voltaire (London)
starts 01 December 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

painting

Charles II: Art and Power

at Queen's Gallery (London)
starts 08 December 2017
ends 13 May 2018 more

ceramics

Jakub Julian Ziolkowski: Ian Moon

at Hauser & Wirth (London)
starts 01 December 2017
ends 10 February 2018 more

textiles

Hannah Ryggen: Woven Histories

at Modern Art Oxford (Oxford)
starts 11 November 2017
ends 18 February 2018 more

sculpture

Dorothy Cross: Glance

at New Art Centre (Salisbury)
starts 02 December 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

design

Kaffe Fassett

at National Trust Mottisfont (Romsey)
starts 16 September 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

books

Designing English: Graphics on the Medieval Page

at Bodleian Library (Oxford)
starts 01 December 2017
ends 22 April 2018 more

painting

Kehinde Wiley: In Search of the Miraculous

at Stephen Friedman Gallery (London)
starts 24 November 2017
ends 27 January 2018 more

sculpture

Emily Young Sculpture

at St James's Church (London)
starts 17 November 2017
ends 11 January 2018 more

painting

The Poetry of the Real

at Beaux Arts (London)
starts 30 November 2017
ends 30 March 2018 more

mixed media

Polly Apfelbaum: Dubuffet’s Feet My Hands

at Frith Street Gallery (London)
starts 24 November 2017
ends 02 February 2018 more

drawings and prints

Etching: the Infernal Method

at Royal Academy of Arts (London)
starts 15 September 2017
ends 19 February 2018 more

painting

Paul Nash and the Uncanny Landscape

at York Art Gallery (York)
starts 20 October 2017
ends 15 April 2018 more

painting

Rose Wylie

at Serpentine Gallery (London)
starts 30 November 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

painting

John Piper

at Tate Liverpool (Liverpool)
starts 17 November 2017
ends 18 March 2018 more

painting

Clare Woods

at Mead Gallery (Coventry)
starts 08 January 2018
ends 10 March 2018 more

sculpture

After Bruno Taut

at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac (London)
starts 23 November 2017
ends 10 February 2018 more

drawing

Paula Rego: the Sketchbooks

at Pallant House Gallery (Chichester)
starts 30 September 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

sculpture

Jewyo Rhii and Jihyun Jung: Dawn Breaks

at The Showroom (London)
starts 08 December 2017
ends 27 January 2018 more

sculpture

The Day 3, Walls and Barbed: Jewyo Rhii

at Amanda Wilkinson (London)
starts 21 November 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

design

The Russian Season: Radical Russia

at Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts (Norwich)
starts 14 October 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

painting

Reading de Chirico

at Tornabuoni Art (London)
starts 04 October 2017
ends 12 January 2018 more

painting

Nature Morte

at Guildhall Art Gallery (London)
starts 07 September 2017
ends 02 April 2018 more

illustration

Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen

at House of Illustration (London)
starts 01 October 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

painting

Risham Syed

at Manchester Art Gallery (Manchester)
starts 30 September 2017
ends 25 February 2018 more

painting

Bomberg / Marr: Spirits in the Mass

at Piano Nobile (London)
starts 17 November 2017
ends 19 January 2018 more

mixed media

Susan Philipsz: A Single Voice

at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art (Gateshead)
starts 20 October 2017
ends 04 March 2018 more

painting

Monochrome: Painting in Black and White

at National Gallery (London)
starts 30 October 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

photography

Instant Stories: Wim Wenders Polaroids

at The Photographers Gallery (London)
starts 20 October 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

painting

Dan Colen: Sweet Liberty

at Newport Street Gallery (London)
starts 04 October 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

sculpture

Roy Voss: the Way Things Are

at De La Warr Pavilion (Bexhill On Sea)
starts 01 October 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

design

Elizabeth Friedlander

at Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft (Ditchling)
starts 06 January 2018
ends 29 April 2018 more

photography

A Green and Pleasant Land

at Towner Art Gallery (Eastbourne)
starts 30 September 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

photography

North: Fashioning Identity

at Somerset House (London)
starts 08 November 2017
ends 04 February 2018 more

design

Designs On Britain

at Jewish Museum London (London)
starts 19 October 2017
ends 15 April 2018 more

books

Terry Pratchett: HisWorld

at Salisbury Museum (Salisbury)
starts 16 September 2017
ends 13 January 2018 more

design

Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

at Victoria & Albert Museum (London)
starts 02 October 2017
ends 25 February 2018 more

painting

Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites

at National Gallery (London)
starts 02 October 2017
ends 02 April 2018 more

painting

Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell

at National Gallery (London)
starts 20 September 2017
ends 07 May 2018 more

painting

Gilbert & George: the Beard Pictures and their Fuckosophy

at White Cube (Bermondsey) (London)
starts 22 November 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

photography

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979 - 2017

at Whitechapel Gallery (London)
starts 27 September 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

drawing

Thomas Bock & Edmund Clark

at Ikon Gallery (Birmingham)
starts 06 December 2017
ends 11 March 2018 more

sculpture

Tracey Emin, 'My Bed' / JMW Turner

at Turner Contemporary (Margate)
starts 13 October 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

illustration

Helen Allingham

at Watts Gallery (Compton)
starts 21 November 2017
ends 18 February 2018 more

fashion

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

at Victoria & Albert Museum (London)
starts 27 May 2017
ends 18 February 2018 more

fashion

Gluck: Art and Identity

at Brighton Museum (Brighton)
starts 18 November 2017
ends 11 March 2018 more

painting

The Critic as Artist

at Reading Museum (Reading)
starts 10 October 2017
ends 27 January 2018 more

graphic design

National Theatre Posters

at National Theatre (London)
starts 06 October 2017
ends 31 March 2018 more

sculpture

Alina Szapocznikow: Human Landscapes

at The Hepworth Wakefield (Wakefield)
starts 21 October 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

sculpture

Jean Arp: the Poetry of Forms

at Turner Contemporary (Margate)
starts 12 October 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

painting

Soutine's Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys

at Courtauld Gallery (London)
starts 19 October 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

painting

David Bomberg

at Pallant House Gallery (Chichester)
starts 21 October 2017
ends 04 February 2018 more

graphic design

Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

at Wellcome Collection (London)
starts 07 September 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

sculpture

Rachel Whiteread

at Tate Britain (London)
starts 12 September 2017
ends 21 January 2018 more

illustration

Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic

at Victoria & Albert Museum (London)
starts 09 December 2017
ends 08 April 2018 more

painting

Cézanne Portraits

at National Portrait Gallery (London)
starts 26 October 2017
ends 11 February 2018 more

sculpture

Zak Ové Black and Blue - the Invisible Men and the Masque of Blackness

at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (Wakefield)
starts 18 April 2017
ends 03 June 2018 more

painting

Land Sea Life

at Abbot Hall Art Gallery (Kendal)
starts 20 October 2017
ends 17 February 2018 more

painting

Modigliani

at Tate Modern (London)
starts 23 November 2017
ends 02 April 2018 more

sculpture

Art of Reflection: Andrew Logan at Buckland Abbey

at Buckland Abbey (Yelverton)
starts 01 July 2017
ends 01 February 2018 more

sculpture

Elisabeth Frink: Larger than Life

at Downing College (Cambridge)
starts 04 November 2017
ends 06 February 2018 more

painting

Degas: a Passion for Perfection

at Fitzwilliam Museum (Cambridge)
starts 03 October 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

painting

Tove Jansson

at Dulwich Picture Gallery (London)
starts 25 October 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

sculpture

Rachel Kneebone: Sculpture

at Victoria & Albert Museum (London)
starts 06 June 2017
ends 14 January 2018 more

painting

Basquiat: Boom for Real

at Barbican Centre (London)
starts 21 September 2017
ends 28 January 2018 more

painting

Bacon to Doig: Modern Masterpieces from a Private Collection

at National Museum Cardiff (Cardiff)
starts 18 February 2017
ends 18 January 2018 more