Showing 7 events
Jasper Johns: Regrets
12 September 2014 - 14 December 2014
The Courtauld Gallery
A display of major new works by Jasper Johns, one of the world’s greatest living artists. Regrets is a haunting series of ten paintings and drawings inspired by an old photograph of Lucian Freud posing in Francis Bacon’s London studio.
National Open Art
18 September 2014 - 25 October 2014
Embankment East
Now in its 18th year, The National Open Art presents the premier Open Art Exhibition in the UK. Its annual competition with £60,000 of prize money aims to nurture creative talent from both emerging and professional artists, providing a truly open and fair platform for artists to exhibit, sell and promote their work. Shortlisted by a distinguished panel, works on display include paintings, drawings, original prints, photography, wall hung installations and computer generated art. All works are for sale.
100 Leading Ladies
A Portrait of Influential Senior Women in Britain by Nancy Honey
02 October 2014 - 26 October 2014
The Courtyard Rooms
The 100 British senior women photographed and interviewed for this timely work helped transform the perception of what is possible for women to achieve in their lives. Award-winning international photographer Nancy Honey invited each of these Leading Ladies to choose a place where she goes for inspiration for her portrait setting. This gives the viewer further insight into the lives, personalities and character of these admirable women.
AOI Illustration Awards 2014
02 October 2014 - 02 November 2014
Terrace Rooms
Returning to Somerset House for a third year, the AOI Illustration Awards Exhibition presents highlights from this year’s shortlist of contemporary illustration, entered by emerging and established talent to the Association of Illustrators’ (AOI) annual competition.
Egon Schiele: The Radical Nude
23 October 2014 - 18 January 2015
The Courtauld Gallery
Egon Schiele (1890 - 1918) is one of the most important artists of the early 20th century and a central figure of Austrian Expressionism. This exhibition brings together an outstanding group of the artist’s nudes to chart his ground-breaking approach during his short but urgent career.
Free Guided Tour: Historical Highlights
25 October 2014
Somerset House
Discover evidence of Tudor intrigue and Georgian Enlightenment, of scientific curiosity, naval power and extravagant entertainments.
Free Guided Tour: Historical Highlights
30 October 2014
Somerset House
Discover evidence of Tudor intrigue and Georgian Enlightenment, of scientific curiosity, naval power and extravagant entertainments.
Sign up to our e-newsletter
Facebook Twitter YouTube instagram
Calendar
October 2014
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Designed and Developed by Earth