Current Events #44. A selection of UK art exhibitions and events for week 44 of 2016.
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Espacio Original Print Fair 2016
1-13 November 2016
Celebrating the art of the original hand-pulled print. Featuring the work of 17 printmakers. Admission free including all exhibition events. Private view: Thursday 3 November 6-9pm. Print in Progress: Printmaking demonstrations Sunday 6 November 1-5pm. Part of Whitechapel Gallery’s First Thursdays.
Artists: Rocío Alcaman, Tania Beaumont, Zelda Eady, Anne-Helen English, Robert Fitzmaurice, Diane Comte Frost, Sally Grumbridge, Nina Harma, Susan Jones, El Jordan, Emily Marbach, Ann Simberg, Jane Stothert, Susie Turner, Tina Viljoen, Liz Whiteman-Smith, Roy Willingham. Curated by Zelda Eady.
159 Bethnal Green Road
London E2 7DG
(Just off Brick Lane in East London)
Drawing Connections: A Many Sided Thing
4 – 7 November 2016
Drawing Connections are a group of 20 artists. They have chosen to work collaboratively through the medium of drawing – to challenge their individual practices and fixed notions about drawing. Curated by: Nicki Rolls, Claire Manning and Gill Newton. Public View: Thursday 3rd November, 7 – 9.30pm.
A-side B-side Gallery
Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace
John Macfarlane: New Paintings and Drawings
3 – 26 November 2016
John MacFarlane’s most recent theatre designs include Frankenstein, Royal Opera House; Tosca, Metropolitan Opera and Rusalka, Chicago Lyric Opera, all of which have inspired this latest exhibition. Opening: 3 Nov 2016.
Martin Tinney Gallery
18 St Andrew’s Crescent
3 – 27 November 2016
Michelle Avison and Claire Willberg’s practices share an interest in using the minutiae of the immediate environment to inform their work, and printmaking as a medium of exploration and process. Artists’ talk: 13 November, 3-4pm
The Stone Space
6 Church Lane
The Intimacy Of Liminal Spaces
5 – 28 November 2016
Sarah Poland solo exhibition including drawings, prints and paintings all of which relate in one way or another to the natural environment.
Belgrave St Ives
22 Fore St
St Ives, Cornwall
1 -13 November 2016
Paintings by Kate Gritton and Valerie Grove. Private View: 4 Nov, 6.30 – 8.30pm
Hastings Arts Forum
St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex
2-6 November 2016
Exhibition of 140 contemporary artists.
The Old Truman Brewery
91 Brick Lane
3-10 November 2016
Simon Davis, Isabella Watling & Emma Hopkins.
Dellasposa Fine Art
Let the Dust Settle
2-6 November 2016
Metaphorical and physical ideas of Dust in an atmospheric setting.
The Crypt Gallery
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The image at the top is:
‘Blue Shard, London’
Screenprint by Liz Whiteman-Smith who is showing in the Espacio Original Print Fair.