Twenty Things To Look Forward to in 2020

There have been plenty of exciting announcements about exhibitions, films , theatre productions and book coming up next year – here’s twenty events to look out for! Frozen coming to the West End: having already proven to be a massive hit on Broadway, the musical will be making its way across to London in Autumn… Read More

PREVIEW: William Blake: The Artist, Tate Britain

On display from the 11th September, Tate Britain’s exhibition will focus on revealing the artist behind the poet. Tate Britain will present a large survey of work by William Blake, bringing together some of his most iconic images that has inspired artists, musicians, writers and performers for over two centuries. This new exhibition celebrating the… Read More

Review Round Up: Van Gogh & Britain, Tate Britain

Tate Britain’s new exhibition explores the connection between Vincent Van Gogh and Britain. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews. City Am: **** “But there are some clearer connections to be drawn, enough to satisfyingly make the point that Van Gogh and Britain did indeed intersect. The Prison Courtyard, which depicts jailbirds plodding around… Read More

Review Round Up: Don McCullin, Tate Britain

Tate Britain’s latest exhibition showcases some of the  photographer’s impactful images from the last sixty years.  The Guardian: ***** “There is a visceral quality to McCullin’s photographs, in their analogue tonalities, the depth of their blacks and greys, the clarities and dimming of their whites, their strong and weak light, their focus, their attendance on the unconscionable. Evening Standard: ***** “For a man who has been so often under… Read More

PREVIEW: Frank Bowling, Tate Britain

On display from the 31st May, Tate Britain will present the first retrospective to explore the artist’s 60 year career.   This exhibition will celebrate the full length of Frank Bowling’s career from the 1960’s, exploring how he expanded the possibilities of paint, influencing artists with his kaleidoscope style paintings. Born in Guyana (then British Guiana) in 1934,… 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: Edward Burne- Jones, Tate Britain

Tate Britain’s new exhibition explores the artist’s rise from an outsider to becoming on of Britain’s most influential artists during the 19th century. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  The Guardian: ** “To put it bluntly, Burne-Jones is a stupid artist. That is very striking in this exhibition’s recreation of an entire room that… Read More

Review Round Up: Aftermath: Art in the Wake of World War I, Tate Britain

Tate Britain’s latest exhibition explores the impact World War I had on British, German and French art. Here’s what critics have had to say about it… Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie. Acquired by the Federal State of Berlin © Estate of George Grosz, Princeton, N.J. 2018.  The Guardian: **** “Aftermath is an essential show. It concerns… Read More

PREVIEW: Art Now: Lisa Brice, Tate Britain

Tate Britain will present the South African artist’s work for the first time from the 26th April.  This exhibition of the artist’s work is set to include large-scale new and recent paintings which address the longstanding art-historical tradition of the female nude. These will be on display alongside sketches, drawings and studies, her paintings recast female… Read More

NEWS: Tate Britain Announces Major Van Gogh Exhibition for 2019

Tate Britain have announced it will be presenting a major new Van Gogh exhibition in 2019.  Vincent van Gogh L’Arlésienne 1890. Collection Museum de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand. Photo credit: João Musa.  This new major exhibition of the artist’s work will concentrate on Vincent van Gogh’s relationship with Britain, exploring how he was inspired by  British art, literature… Read More