REVIEW: Bill Viola/ Michelangelo: Life Death Rebirth, Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy’s new exhibition is frustrating and pompous –  despite including some beautiful drawings by Michelangelo. It is really difficult to know exactly what the Royal Academy was trying to achieve with its first display featuring a huge amount video art by Bill Viola, showcased alongside some beautiful drawings by Michelangelo. This is despite its claim that it wants to show how both… Read More

PREVIEW: Bill Viola / Michelangelo, Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts will present an exhibition that will compare and contrast the work of two artists who through their work concentrates on the nature of human experience and existence.  On display from the 26th January 2019, the exhibition will bring together the work of video artist, Honorary Royal Academician Bill Viola (b. 1951),… Read More

NEWS: Michelangelo’s Taddei Tondo to Appear in The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Michelangelo & Sebastiano

The National Gallery has announced that Michelangelo’s Taddei Tondo will be on display as part of The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Michelangelo & Sebastiano ,which opens at the gallery from the 15th March.  The National Gallery has confirmed that the only Michelangelo sculpture in Britain The Virgin and Child with the Infant St John, also known as the… Read More

The National Gallery Announces Programme of Exhibitions for 2017

The gallery will present exhibitions on Maíno, Michelangelo, Chris Ofili, Giovanni da Rimini and Van Eyck throughout 2017.  The latest programme of exhibitions will start with Maíno’s Adorations: Heaven on Earth, running at the London gallery from the 28th September until the 29th January 2017. Focusing on two pieces of art by the Spanish artist that haven’t been seen in the UK… Read More