A selection of UK art exhibitions and events for week 49 of 2015.
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9th December 2015 – 9th January 2016
Christmas group show of over 30 artists with paintings, prints, ceramics and sculpture. Festive drinks: 9th December 6.30-8.30pm.
Highgate Contemporary Art
26 Highgate High St
Contours & Connections
3-20 December 2015
Exhibition by Diana Burch and Louise Scillitoe-Brown. Private view: 4 December. The artists will also at the gallery on Thursday 3, from 6:00 to 8:00pm, for First Thursdays.
The Stone Space
6 Church Lane
3-13 December 2015
Group exhibition curated by Trident & Triangle, an independent exhibitions and art advisory. Private View Wednesday 2nd December.
98 Tower Bridge Road
Corinna Spencer: Portrait of a Lady
19 September 2015 to 17 January 2016
Portrait of a Lady, commissioned by Nottingham Castle as recipient of the Nottingham Castle Open Solo Show Prize in 2014, is Corinna Spencer’s first major solo presentation of work in a public gallery.
Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery
30 November – 6 December 2015
LIP Central Group exhibition part of Photomonth East London. 20 photographers: Hady Bayoumi, Heloise Bergman, Dorota Boisot, Mark Brown, Lesley Bruce, Chris Burrows, Jan Cylwik, Cynthia D’Souza, Judith Jones, Hugh Look, Peter Luck, Rashida Mangera, Peter Nahum, Ingrid Newton, Jim Paterson, Sue Roche, Krystina Stimakovits, Edith Templeton, Jim Thorp, Geoff Titley.
Events include artist’s talks and a Pop-Up Photo Booth. Facebook event page.
159 Bethnal Green Road
London E2 7DG
(Just off Brick Lane in East London)
The Drawing Year 2014–15 End Of Year Exhibition
2 December 2015 – 18 January 2016
James Albon, James Baily, Anna Bergin, Josephine Birch, Josephine Deighton, Geraint Evans, Douglas Farthing, Bobbye Fermie, Christabel Forbes, Esme Hodsoll, Suki Jobson, Kate Kirk, Leila Lawrance, Richardmaguire, Francis Martin, Francesca Mollett, Emily Morey, Oliver Mulvihill, Elvira Rose Oddy, Harry Parker, Tim Patrick, William Pierce, Xenie Poldaufova, Lottie Stoddart, Caitlin Stone, Charlie Tepasse, Thomas Treherne, Naomi Trevor.
Ground Floor Gallery
Royal Drawing School Shoreditch
19-22 Charlotte Road
Lighting the Darkness
8-21 December 2015
The exhibition is timed to end on the Solstice marks the darkest point of the year, but it is also the moment when Day is reborn and Night begins to recede again., three artists have come together to explore the relationship of Light and Darkness in their respective practices. Alan Craxford, Paper Cuts; Lynette Howells-Moore, Paintings; Joumana Medlej, Calligraphy.
view: 8th December. Solstice event: 21st December.
The Crypt Gallery
St Pancras Parish Church
London NW1 2BA
Contemporary British Drawing
1 – 6 December 2015
An exhibition of Contemporary British Drawing in China.
XAFA – Xi’an Academy of Fine Art
100 South Hanguan Road
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The image at the top is:
‘Pale light on a wet beach’
24x30in oil on canvas
by Hannah Ivory Baker