Art exhibitions in London October 2016

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Art exhibitions in London in October

Our guide to art exhibitions in London during October 2016.

Art exhibition at National Portrait Gallery

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National Portrait Gallery Art exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery London. Enjoy a free drop-in drawing session at the National Portrait Gallery, amongst some of the gallery's great works of art.
 at Guildhall Art Gallery, London
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Visscher’s London of 1616 — Redrawn for 2016

to Guildhall Art Gallery The Guildhall Art Gallery will be showing Visscher's image of medieval London alongside a new version by Robin Reynolds.
 
 at Queen’s Gallery, London
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Scottish Artists: From Caledonia to the Continent

to Queen’s Gallery "From Caledonia to the Continent" includes works by Scottish artists from the reigns of George III up to Queen Victoria.
 at Queen’s Gallery, London
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Maria Merian’s Butterflies — at the Queen’s Gallery

to Queen’s Gallery The Queen's Gallery's "Butterflies" exhibition will showcase works by Maria Sibylla Merian from her "Metamorphosis".
 
 at Royal Academy of Arts, London
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Ken Howard’s Switzerland paintings

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Art's will be displaying Ken Howard's paintings of Switzerland's lakes, towns and landscapes.
 at National Gallery, London
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George Shaw: My Back to Nature — National Gallery

to National Gallery George Shaw's "My Back to Nature" will showcase the works he has been creating during his two-year studio residency.
 
 at Tate Modern, London
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Bhupen Khakhar exhibition, at the Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of works by the Indian artist Bhupen Khakhar.
 at Royal Academy of Arts, London
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David Hockney — 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life

to Royal Academy of Arts Art exhibition in London at the Royal Academy of Arts. The Royal Academy of Arts will be hosting a big exhibition of David Hockney's work, called "82 Portraits and 1 Still Life".
 
 at Tate Modern, London
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Georgia O’Keeffe exhibition, at the Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of paintings by Georgia O'Keeffe, a giant of American modernism.
 at Cartoon Museum, London
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Heroes and Villains — at the Cartoon Museum

to Cartoon Museum Come and enjoy some cartoons, caricatures and comic strips of the people we all love to love — or love to hate.
 
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Art's will be putting on an exhibition of John Gibson's marble sculptures, plaster reliefs and drawings.
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on a major exhibition of works by Wifredo Lam, taking pieces from his fifty year career.
 
 at Wallace Collection, London
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The Middle, by Tom Ellis — at the Wallace Collection

to Wallace Collection The British artist Tom Ellis has been commissioned to create a series of works for the Wallace Collection, called 'The Middle'.
Art exhibition at Guildhall Art Gallery

Free

to Guildhall Art Gallery "Victorians Decoded" will show how new communication technologies affected the imaginations of Victorian artists.
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts "Abstract Expressionism" will feature works by celebrated artists like Kline, Pollock, Rothko, Newman, Still and de Kooning.
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

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to Tate Britain Whether you love it or loathe it, the Turner Prize is certainly one of Britain's most prestigious contemporary art prizes.
 
Art exhibition at National Gallery

Free

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showing two works by Maino - 'The Adoration of the Shepherds' and 'The Adoration of the Kings'.
 at Saatchi Gallery, London
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Champagne Life — at the Saatchi Gallery

to Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery is putting on an exhibition called "Champagne Life", which will feature an all-female line-up of artists.
 
Art exhibition at National Gallery

to National Gallery 'Beyond Caravaggio' at the National Gallery will explore the impact that Caravaggio's paintings had on later artists.
 at National Gallery, London
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Learn how to paint digitally — National Gallery

National Gallery Artist Joseph Anthony Connor will be teaching people how to paint digitally on a tablet or mobile phone, at the National Gallery.
 
 at National Gallery, London
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Learn how to draw city scenes like Canaletto

National Gallery London art exhibition in October at the National Gallery. Artist Gayna Pelham will show you how Canaletto used perspective, colour and light to create his paintings of city scenes.
 at Cutty Sark, London
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Art Macabre — Life drawing aboard the Cutty Sark

Cutty Sark Art Macabre is an evening of life drawing, sea shanty singalongs, and theatre skits, onboard the Cutty Sark clipper ship.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

Free

to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery

Cheap

to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's "Rodin and Dance" exhibition will showcase some sculptures and drawings of the Cambodian dancers.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's Paul Nash exhibition will show works from his entire life, from his earliest drawings up to his iconic war paintings.
Antony Gormley at National Portrait Gallery, London
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In conversation with Antony Gormley

National Portrait Gallery Art exhibition in London at the National Portrait Gallery. Hear Antony Gormley sharing his thoughts on portraiture and some of his own works at the National Portrait Gallery.
 
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

to British Museum Explore the history of South Africa through its art, from early rock art to cutting-edge contemporary pieces.
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

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to Royal Academy of Arts The Royal Academy of Arts have invited artist Luc Tuymans to curate an exhibition of works by James Ensor.
 
 
 
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