PREVIEW: Antony Gormley, Royal Academy of Arts

On display from the 21st September, the Royal Academy of Arts will present an exhibition dedicated to the work of the British sculptor. The new exhibition will bring together both existing and especially conceived new works for the occasion, from drawings and sculptures to experiential environments, that will be displayed in the RA’s Main Galleries… Read More

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PREVIEW: Félix Vallotton: Painter of Disquiet, Royal Academy of Arts

On display from the 30th June, the Royal Academy will offer a rare opportunity for visitors to see the artist’s work. The Royal Academy of Arts is set to present the first UK exhibition exploring the Swiss artist’s work since 1976, bringing together a number of his  paintings and prints. Comprised of 100 works from… Read More

Review Round Up: The Renaissance Nude, Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy’s latest exhibition traces the development of the nude through artists such as Raphael, Michelangelo, Leonardo, Dürer and Cranach. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews. The Telegraph: *** “The nude is such an omnipresent fixture in Western art that we tend not to spend time wondering about how and why it… Read More

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

Love London Love Culture’s Exhibition Picks for 2019

 Here’s LLLC’s top ten exhibition picks of the year…. Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, Victoria and Albert Museum: this is just one of the major fashion exhibitions that the V&A will be presenting in 2019 – but this is the one Love London Love Culture is particularly looking forward to. Spanning from 1947 to the present day, the V&A will examine the… Read More

Review Round Up: Klimt/Schiele: Drawings from the Albertina Museum, Vienna, Royal Academy of Arts

This latest exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts offers a rare opportunity for the public to see the fragile drawings of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. Here’s what critics are making of the exhibition…  The Guardian: ***** “The Royal Academy’s mix and mashup of drawings by Klimt, born in 1862, and his protege Schiele, born in 1890,… Read More

Review Round Up: Oceania, Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts brings together some of the diverse art of the region of Oceania to help mark the 250th anniversary since Cook’s first voyage to the Pacific. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… The Telegraph: ***** “Five years in the making, Oceania is, then, a blast of a show, attesting to… Read More

Review Round Up: Renzo Piano: The Art of Making Buildings, Royal Academy of Arts

The Royal Academy of Arts presents an exhibition examining the career of Renzo Piano and how his work has impacted on the world of architecture. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…. The Guardian: *** “this respectful exhibition brings home just how experimental the Italian architect’s career has been.” Culture Whisper: *** “In this… Read More

NEWS: Royal Academy of Arts Announces 2019 Exhibition Programme

The Royal Academy of Arts has confirmed details of its 2019 exhibition programme.  The Royal Academy of Arts will begin 2019 with an exhibition that brings together the work of the pioneering video artist, Honorary Royal Academician Bill Viola (b. 1951), with drawings by Michelangelo (1475-1564). On display from the 26th January, the exhibition will reveal… Read More

Top Five Exhibitions: September 2018

As we head towards Autumn, here’s a guide to some of Love London Love Culture’s top exhibitions opening next month…. 1. Oceania, Royal Academy of Arts: on display from the end of September, the Royal Academy will explore the diverse art work that has emerged from the Oceania region. The work on display will range from… Read More