PREVIEW: Lake Keitele: A Vision of Finland, National Gallery

The National Gallery will display all four versions of Gallen-Kallela’s Lake Keitele in a new exhibition on display from the 15th November.    From the 15th November, visitors to the National Gallery can discover a selection of paintings by the Finnish artist Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865–1931) in the first exhibition in the UK devoted to this artist. In this… Read More

PREVIEW: Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification, House of Illustration

This new display at the House of Illustration will focus on the drawings of Lucinda Rogers whose work concentrates on London’s changing landscape and is the forth commission from the House of  Illustration.    On display from the 28th October, Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification will feature a number of large-scale drawings which capture the gentrification… Read More

NEWS: Shortlist for the Griffin Art Prize Announced

The Griffin Gallery has announced the 10 shortlisted artists for this year’s Griffin Art Prize, the winner of which will be announced on the 1st November.  Since launching in 2011, the Griffin Art Prize celebrates the work of the best emerging contemporary artists working in painting and drawing. Out of the 350 entries received, ten… Read More

Review Round Up: Dalí/Duchamp, Royal Academy of Arts

For this latest exhibition, the Royal Academy of Arts examines the contrasting work of two major figures in the art world and how they influenced each other. Here, Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews….  The Guardian: ***** “The show allows us to see a richer, more human Duchamp.” The Daily Mail: **** “Perhaps… Read More

NEWS: Winners of the Leading Culture Destinations Awards 2017

The winners of the Leading Culture Destination Awards have been announced at a ceremony  at the new Trafalgar St James Hotel on Friday evening.  Chosen by a panel of nine judges of established cultural gurus from around the world, the Leading Culture Destination Awards celebrates museums and cities for their cultural dedication. The awards recognise institutions, organisations… Read More

NEWS: First Pussy Riot Exhibition to Open in London

It has been announced that on the 16th November the Tsukanov Family Foundation and Saatchi Gallery will open Art Riot: Post-Soviet Actionism.  This new exhibition will be focusing on  Post-Soviet Union protest art over the last 25 years as well as being a world premiere for protest artists Pussy Riot and Pyotr Pavlensky. Taking place 100 years after the Russian Revolution, Art… Read More

REVIEW: Opera: Passion, Power and Politics, Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum’s extensive and engrossing exhibition looks at the way in which opera has entered all areas of society over nearly 400 years.  “People’s reaction to opera the first time they see it is very dramatic. They either love it or hate it. If they love it, they will always love it. If they… Read More

PREVIEW: The Jazz Gig, Omnibus Theatre

To mark this year’s EFG London Jazz Festival photographer Jim Grover will host a solo photography exhibition which captures the intensity, emotion and movement of jazz musicians in full flow at the Omnibus Theatre from the 1st November.  On display at the Omnibus Theatre in Clapham, the collection of 35 black and white images features celebrated musicians… Read More