Current Events #12. A selection of UK art exhibitions and events for week 12 of 2017.
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Anne Ryan ‘The Cowboy Paintings’
25 March – 29 April 2017
Anne Ryan’s cowboy paintings were made in London between 1998 and 2002. Large groups of them have been exhibited in Frankfurt and Limerick, but this is the first major collection of them ever shown in London. Based on images from cowboy novel covers and film stills, the paintings explore the core narratives of cowboy fiction. Preview Friday 24 March. Artist Talk Saturday 22 April. Facebook event page.
Unit 11a, First floor walkway, Taplow House, Thurlow Street
Land Sea & Sky
13 – 25 March 2017
Paintings and works on paper by Paul Benjamins, Gareth Edwards, Mary Grant, John Hainsworth, David Mach RA, Alison Orchard, Rachael Reeves.
Jill George Gallery at Coningsby
30 Tottenham Street
Beyond the Garden Wall
24 February – 8 April 2017
Matthew Burrows solo painting exhibition.
21 Dering Street
16 March – 3 April 2017
The complete collection of Eleanor Pearce’s Forest Gate Portrait Project, featuring pencil portraits of people who live or work in E7. Among others you will meet a Yoga teacher, a Policeman, local business owners and community contributors. The collection represents the artist’s unique journey through the community, since moving to the area in 2013. There will be accompanying works on display by the artist’s father John Pearce, who joined Eleanor for some of the sittings.
The Gate Library
2-6 Woodgrange Road
23 – 26 March 2017
Ana Carolina Rodrigues, Christopher Taylor, and Krister Klassman present a four-part annual project with Paul Abbott, Matt Ager, Sam Baker, Melanie Börner, Meg Brain, Rob Branigan, Kit Brown, David Buckley, Gerard Carson, Marilyn Collins, Matt Coombes, Bijan Daneshmand, Wijnand De Jonge, Chloe Farrar, James Fuller, Anna Gonzalez Noguchi, Adam Hines-Green, Anna Ilsley, Alice Irwin, Ishita, Masako Iwamoto, Poppy Jones, Krister Klässman, James Lomax, Joseph Long, Shadi Mahsa, Simon Mathers, Alex McNamee, Laura Dee Milnes, Jan Mohammed, Rachael Nee, Ben Newton, Georgie Nicolaou, Damien O-Connell, Rose O’Gallivan, Robert Orr, Neena Percy, James Pimperton, Richard Pinchen, Henrik Potter, Sally Reynolds, Andrew Rickett, Ana Carolina Rodrigues, Hannah Rowan, Jonathan Stubbs, Christopher Taylor, Jonathan Trayner, Karen Tronel, Kit Trowbridge, Hannah Turner-Duffin, Francisco Valdes, Gemma Varley, Chloe Windsor, Camille Yvert, Adam Zaltowski.
4 Maxilla Walk
21-26 March 2017
Yoanna Bochowski, Emma Boittiaux, Arthur Cohen, Luis de Palau, Loyane Bianchini, and Agathe Reille. Private View: Thursday 23 March 6-9pm. Opening times during this exhibition: Tues-Sat 12-7pm, Sun 12-5pm
159 Bethnal Green Road
London E2 7DG
(Just off Brick Lane in East London)
Andrew Cranston: If I were a carpenter and other stories
10 March – 13 April 2017
Paintings by Andrew Cranston in the upper gallery.
50-58 Vyner Street
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The image at the top is:
‘Looking at Fish (on the eve of the Gulf War)’, oil on panel, 2016-17
by Andrew Cranston who is showing at Wilkinson.