Murillo Self Portraits National Gallery

Murillo: The Self Portraits

One of the most celebrated painters of the Spanish Golden Age, Bartolomé Esteban Murillo is well known for his religious paintings and his extraordinary depictions of street children. He was also an ingenious portraitist, although this aspect of his oeuvre is less studied.

28 February 2018 - 21 May 2018

Daily 10am–6pm Friday 10am–9pm

National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN


Mark Dion Whitechapel Gallery

Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World

Explorer, collector, activist and conjurer of theatrical environments American artist Mark Dion (b.1961) has travelled through rainforests and rubbish dumps to reveal the wonder and fragility of life on earth.

14 February 2018 - 13 May 2018

Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun 11am-6pm Thurs 11am-9pm

Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, London, E1 7QX


Ocean Liners V&A

Ocean Liners: Speed and Style

Experience a unique journey through the design stories of the world’s greatest ocean liners, including the Titanic, Normandie, the Queen Mary and the Canberra, and discover how these impressive vessels still loom large in our cultural imagination.

03 February 2018 - 10 June 2018

Daily: 10.00 – 17.45 Friday: 10.00 – 22.00

V&A, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL


Sean Lynch Ronchini Gallery

Sean Lynch: Devil In The Detail

An exhibition of works by the acclaimed Irish artist, Sean Lynch. Lynch’s artistic practice focuses on storytelling, specifically unwritten narratives and almost-forgotten histories.

24 November 2017 - 20 January 2018

Monday-Friday: 10am–6pm Saturday: 12-5pm

Ronchini Gallery, 22 Dering Street, London, W1S 1AN


Secular icons Parafin

Secular Icons in an Age of Moral Uncertainty

Taking its title from Nathan Coley’s eponymous grids of fairground lights, the exhibition brings together forms of image-making which – while redolent of an art history spanning from Byzantine icon painting to 20th-century avant-gardes – decidedly engage with the now.

01 December 2017 - 03 February 2018

Tue–Fri 10–6 Sat 12–5 Or by appointment

Parafin, 18 Woodstock Street, London, W1C 2AL


Combined materials Rosenfeld Porcini Jane Bustin

Combining Materials

Rosenfeld Porcini’s exhibition Combining Materials features a selection of sculptural works illustrating how the juxtaposition of unlikely materials respond to the formal experiments voiced by a diverse range of contemporary artists.

30 November 2017 - 10 February 2018

Monday – Friday 11-7pm Saturday 11–6pm

Rosenfeld Porcini, 37 Rathbone Street, London, W1T 1NZ


Listen 140 years of recorded sound the British Library

Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound

Sound. Take the time to explore it.

Just how important have the sounds of the past 140 years been to our lives? Dive into the British Library sound archive in a free exhibition looking at the significance of sound since the phonograph was invented in 1877.

06 October 2017 - 13 May 2018

09:30 - 20:00

British Library, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG


Harry Potter British Library

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

The British Library unveils rare books, manuscripts and magical objects from its collection, capturing the traditions of folklore and magic which are at the heart of the Harry Potter stories.

20 October 2017 - 28 February 2018

09:30 - 18:00

British Library, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG


Carmen Herrera,Lisson Gallery

Carmen Herrera

Carmen Herrera’s sixth exhibition with Lisson Gallery features a large Estructura, along with a number of paintings and works on paper, the exhibition displays some of Herrera’s most ambitious work to date.

25 November 2017 - 13 January 2018

Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm Saturday: 11:00am - 5:00pm

Lisson Gallery (27 Bell St), 27 Bell Street, London, NW1 5BY


Roy Colmer Lisson Gallery

Roy Colmer

Influenced by the likes of Arshile Gorky, Bruce Nauman, Nam June Paik and Jackson Pollock, with a career spanning five decades, Roy Colmer’s work holds an important place in the narrative of contemporary art.

25 November 2017 - 13 January 2018

Monday–Friday, 10am–6pm Saturday, 11am–5pm

Lisson Gallery (67 Lisson Street), 67 Lisson Street, London, NW1 5DA


Nomadic Gardens Winter Festival exhibition

Nomadic Gardens Winter Festival Exhibition

The Nomadic Gardens Winter Festival Exhibition is a chance to celebrate the Nomadic Gardens by exhibiting artwork that has responded to the unique space.

16 December 2017 - 02 February 2018

Sat 16 Dec: 4pm-10pm All other dates: Open for private viewing during week and weekends 10:30-4 please book ahead

Queen's Park Nomadic Gardens, Claremont Rd, London W9 3D , ,


Jewyo Rhii Amanda Wilkinson Gallery

Jewyo Rhii

In this inaugural exhibition at Amanda Wilkinson Gallery, Jewyo Rhii presents a horizontal sculpture that echoes the shape of the vertical fence in a previous installation, ‘Walls to Talk to’.

21 November 2017 - 21 January 2018

Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 6pm

Amanda Wilkinson Gallery, 1st Floor, 47 Farringdon Road, , London, EC1M 3JB


Charles I King and collector Royal Academy of Arts

Charles I: King and Collector

Discover the legendary art collection of Charles I. For the first time since the 17th century, this landmark exhibition will bring together the astounding treasures that changed the taste of the nation.


27 January 2018 - 15 April 2018

Saturday – Thursday 10am – 6pm Friday 10am – 10pm

Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, 6 Burlington Gardens, London, W1J 0BD


From Life Royal Academy of Arts

From Life

Drawing from casts and life models was long considered essential training for any aspiring artist, and was once a staple of the Royal Academy’s own art school. Now, on the cusp of the RA’s 250th anniversary, this special exhibition project takes an inquisitive look at the tradition and its ongoing relationship with artists today.

11 December 2017 - 11 March 2018

Saturday – Thursday 10am – 6pm Friday 10am – 10pm

Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, 6 Burlington Gardens, London, W1J 0BD


Cedric Christie WBG London Projects

Cedric Christie: Dagenham Opus

The inaugural exhibition at WBG London Projects on Tower Bridge Road is Dagenham Opus, a solo presentation of new and developing work by Cedric Christie, influenced by the relocating of his studio a year ago into a steel bending factory in Dagenham.

30 November 2017 - 27 January 2018

Fridays and Saturdays 12 - 6pm or by appointment

WBG London Projects, Unit 3, 50 Tower Bridge Road, Bermondsey, London, SE1 4TR


Art in the park open studio

Art In The Park Open Studios

Visit the working studio of artists Andrea Sinclair, Nam Tran, Jane Higginbottom, Florence Goodhand-Tait, Ange Mukeza and Jar and Fern.

02 December 2017 - 03 December 2017


Art In the Park, Chumleigh Gardens Chumleigh Street Burgess Park London SE5 ORJ, ,


Andreas Gursky Hayward Gallery

Andreas Gursky

Andreas Gursky marks the beginning of the Hayward Gallery’s 50th anniversary year and is the first exhibition to take place in the gallery following its two-year refurbishment. For the first time since the Hayward’s original opening, the gallery’s pyramid roof lights will allow natural light into the spaces below.

25 January 2018 - 22 April 2018

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Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX


Monika Sosnowska Hauser and Wirth

Monika Sosnowska Structural Exercises

The exhibition features an entirely new body of work by Monika Sosnowska and is the artist’s inaugural exhibition in the gallery’s London space.

01 December 2017 - 10 February 2018

Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 6 pm

Hauser & Wirth (London), 23 Savile Row, London, W1S 2ET


Arnulf Rainer Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Arnulf Rainer: Early Work

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac London presents the most comprehensive and extensive show to date of Arnulf Rainer’s early work.


23 November 2017 - 10 January 2018

Tues-Sat 10-6

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Ely House, 37 Dover Street, London, W1S 4NJ


Lee Bul Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Lee Bul: After Bruno Taut

One of the foremost contemporary artists in Korea today, Lee Bul creates works that reflect her philosophical exploration of the 20th-century cultural history.

23 November 2017 - 10 February 2018

Tues-Sat 10am-6pm

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Ely House, 37 Dover Street, London, W1S 4NJ


Medardo Rosso Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Medardo Rosso: Sight Unseen and his Encounters with London

An exhibition of the works of Medardo Rosso (1858–1928), one of the founders of modern sculpture. Medardo Rosso: Sight Unseen and his Encounters with London is the first exhibition to focus on Rosso’s relationship with London.


23 November 2017 - 10 February 2018


Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Ely House, 37 Dover Street, London, W1S 4NJ


Gerhard Richter Ben Brown Aspects of German Art

Aspects of German Art (Part Two)

Aspects of German Art (part two) spans eight decades of German painting and features work by some of the most important and pioneering artists of the twentieth century.

29 November 2017 - 26 January 2018

Mon - Fri 11am - 6pm Sat 10.30am - 2.30pm

Ben Brown Fine Arts, 12 Brook's Mews, London, W1K 4DG


Marie Harnett Alan Cristea

Marie Harnett: Still

A major exhibition of new works by British artist Marie Harnett (b. 1983), celebrating fleeting moments of drama, beauty and sus­pense from contemporary film.

22 November 2017 - 06 January 2018

Monday – Friday: 10am – 5.30 pm Saturday: 11am – 2pm

Cristea Roberts Gallery, 43 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5JG


Peter Doig Michael Werner Gallery

Peter Doig

An exhibition of new paintings and works on paper by Peter Doig.

19 December 2017 - 17 February 2018

Tuesday through Saturday 10am to 6pm

Michael Werner, 22 Upper Brook Street, London, W1K 7PZ


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