We Recommend: Visual Arts

Artificial Sensibility

Sat 9 Sep - Fri 27 Oct

Bonington Gallery

Aiming to position itself as a leading exponent of innovative exhibition practice in Nottingham, Bonington gallery present a reflexive exhibition project around Artificial Intelligence, when machines mimic human cognitive functions.

Visual Arts

Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burell

Wed 20 Sep - Mon 7 May

The National Gallery

The exhibition offers a rare opportunity to see stunning paintings, pastels, and drawings by leading French Impressionist Edgar Degas: a unique insight into the practices and preoccupations of a complex and intensely private artist.

Visual Arts

Connaught Brown in Mayfair

Wed 20 Sep - Sat 21 Oct

Connaught Brown Gallery

Connaught Brown Mayfair presents the first UK solo exhibition for pioneering French abstract artist Geneviève Claisse. Following in the footsteps of Mondrian and Malevich, Claisse is a driving force of geometric abstraction and has exhibited internationally since the 1950s. Preview 19 September (6 – 8pm)

Visual Arts

Solo Exhibition: Mimosa Echard

Thu 21 Sep - Sun 5 Nov

Cell Project Space

Cell Project Space presents the first UK solo exhibition by Paris-based artist Mimosa Echard, which stems across the artist’s personal history to the experiences and contradictory sensations of modern life.

Visual Arts

Richard Orlinski at the Sofitel London St James

Thu 28 Sep - Fri 10 Nov

Sofitel London St James

Sofitel London St James unveils an exceptional exhibition by one of France’s most acclaimed contemporary artists, the sculptor, Richard Orlinski. The Born Wild exhibition illustrates Sofitel’s reputation for blending art and hospitality.

Visual Arts

Bloomberg New Contemporaries

Fri 29 Sep - Sat 3 Mar

New Contemporaries

French artist Maïa Régis will showcase five pieces at Bloomberg New Contemporaries, the annual touring exhibition offering a compelling snapshot of new work being made by some of the most interesting artists emerging from UK fine art courses.

Visual Arts

Katinka Bock

Sat 30 Sep - Sun 22 Oct

Siobhan Davies Studios

As part of The Traces Commissions at Siobhan Davies Studios, Paris-based artist Katinka Bock’s new work aims to experiment with a new method for creating meaningful encounters between visual artists and the dance practices.

Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Dali/Duchamp

Sat 7 Oct - Wed 3 Jan

Royal Academy of Arts

Take another look at two artistic giants: father of conceptual art Marcel Duchamp, and larger-than-life Surrealist Salvador Dalí. This is the first exhibition to throw light on their surprising relationship and its influence on the work of both artists.

Visual Arts

Soutine’s Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys

Thu 19 Oct - Sun 21 Jan

The Courtauld Gallery

Chaïm Soutine was one of the leading painters in Paris in the 1920s and 1930s and was seen by many as the heir to Vincent van Gogh. This major exhibition is the first time he has been exhibited in the United Kingdom in 35 years.

Visual Arts

Bells and Spells by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin

Wed 25 - Fri 27 Oct

Print Room at Coronet

Bells and Spells is extracted from a new work in progress by director Victoria Thierrée Chaplin with Aurelia Thierrée. In these never before seen fragments, Aurelia, slightly kleptomaniac, falls under the influence of the objects she “borrows”.

Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Quentin Euverte & Florimond Dupont

Thu 26 Oct - Sun 5 Nov

Cryptic

Buzz Aldrin Syndrome is Quentin Euverte & Florimond Dupont's new multimedia sculpture installation somewhere between a clandestine movie theatre, a bootleg video-club, a shady sound studio and a gold panning camp from Guyana. Featured as part of Sonica 2017, Cryptic's biennial festival of the best in visual sonic art from around the world in Glasgow.

Visual Arts

Cézanne Portraits

Thu 26 Oct - Sun 11 Feb

National Portrait Gallery

The major new exhibition, Cézanne Portraitswill bring together for the first time over fifty of Cézanne’s portraits from collections across the world, including works which have never been on public display in the UK. #CézannePortraits Credit: Madame Cézanne in a Red Armchair, by Paul Cézanne 1877. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Bequest of Robert Treat Paine, 2nd.

Visual Arts

The EY Exhibition: Impressionists in London

Thu 2 Nov - Mon 7 May

Tate Britain

Impressionists in London, French artists in exile (1870–1904) is the first exhibition to map the connections between French and British artists, patrons and art dealers during a traumatic period in French history.

Visual Arts

Modigliani

Thu 23 Nov - Mon 2 Apr

Tate Modern

During his brief and turbulent life Modigliani developed a unique and instantly recognisable pictorial style. Though meeting little success during their time, his emotionally intense portraits and seductive nudes are now among the best-loved paintings of the 20th century.

Visual Arts