Search Results for "John Akomfrah"

28 June 2016


British Art Show 8 Opens In Norwich With Several New Commissions

The Hayward Touring exhibition, British Art Show 8 (BAS8), opened in Norwich across three venues on 24 June 2016 is the third leg of the national tour...

1 May 2016


Frieze Week New York 2016 Artlyst Pull-Out Guide

Frieze New York launch their 2016 edition, on Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan this week from May 5-8 (4th VIP Opening).  This will be the fourth...

30 April 2016


Art Fund’s Museum Of The Year 2016 Shortlist Announced

The five museums shortlisted for the Art Fund’s Museum of the Year 2016 prize has been announced. The  annual prize is awarded to one outstanding museum, which,...

30 January 2016


ICA London Celebrates 70 Years Of Cutting Edge Excellence

The 70th Anniversary of the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA London) is celebrated to the day today. Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, Roland Penrose and Herbert Read...

9 October 2015


British Art Show 8 Unveiled Today In Leeds

The British Art Show 8 (BAS8) opens to the public at Leeds Art Gallery today. Organised every five years by Hayward Touring, BAS8 launches...

22 April 2015


British Art Show 8 Exhibitors Announced By Hayward Touring

The selection of artists for British Art Show 8, opening in Leeds City Art Gallery on 9 October 2015 and touring to Edinburgh, Norwich and Southampton have...

10 February 2015


Hayward Gallery’s exhibition History Is Now: Offers Provocative Take On Recent British History

Seven UK based artists of different generations and backgrounds—John Akomfrah, Simon Fujiwara, Roger Hiorns, Hannah Starkey, Richard Wentworth, and Jane and Louise Wilson—have each...

30 October 2014


Absolut Art Award 2015: 37 Nominees Announced In Artwork Category

Absolut has announced the nominees for the 2015 Absolut Art Award. This year is exceptionally diverse in terms of nationality, age and gender, the...

10 July 2014


Jarman Awards 2014 Shortlist Includes Turner Prize Nominee Marvin Gaye Chetwynd

The 2014 shortlist for the prestigious Jarman Awards has been announced in London. This is the only award of its kind where an artist...

8 November 2013


Tate Britain Unveils Innovative Film Programme To Coincide With Refurbishments

November will see the unveiling of a new Tate Britain with refurbished galleries and facilities. To coincide with these improvements, an innovative film programme...

13 September 2012


Liverpool Biennial Launches Irresistible Line Up For 7th Edition

The ‘not to be missed’ Liverpool Biennial has had its press launch on Friday (14 September) and will be open to the public today...

12 January 2023


Contemporary Artworks Given To Queen Elizabeth For Platinum Jubilee Exhibited

Works by twenty contemporary artists gifted by the Royal Academy of Arts to Queen Elizabeth II to mark the Platinum Jubilee have gone on...

2 January 2023

London Art Exhibitions 2023 A Month By Month Guide

*UPDATED* Artlyst has put together a month-by-month guide of the best of the London art exhibitions coming in 2023.

6 March 2015


Venice Biennale 2015 Announce List of Artists For Core Exhibition

The official list of artists for the core exhibition of the 56th Venice Biennale has been released to the public. The exhibition titled,“All the...