new exhibitions of contemporary art
March/April 2019

England

ASPEX
The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3BF
023 9277 8080
www.aspex.org.uk
info@aspex.org.uk

Wed-Sun 11-4

Portsmouth Harbour Station / The Hard Interchange

18/1 - 24/3/2019
AMANDA LOOMES :
FORMATION LEVEL
Moving works exploring the roads we often take for granted.

30/1 - 7/4/2019
JONNY HANNAH :
NOTES FROM THE DARKTOWN TURBO TAXI
A vibrant and colourful exhibition, exploring the alternative reality of Darktown.

3/4 - 23/6/2019
CRAFTED FUTURES

5/4 - 23/6/2019
MAGGIE ROBERTS :
UNCANNY VALLEY, DIFFICULT KIN


BLUECOAT
School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BX
0151 702 5324
www.thebluecoat.org.uk
info@thebluecoat.org.uk

Daily 11-6

Lime St Station / Liverpool Central Station

8/9/2018 - 28/7/2019
SERENA KORDA : THE BELL TREE

17/11/2018 - 10/3/2019
MATTHEW CORNFORD AND JOHN BECK: THE
ART SCHOOLS OF NORTH WEST ENGLAND

17/11/2018 - 10/3/2019
JADE MONTSERRAT :
INSTITUTING CARE

17/11/2018 - 10/3/2019
JOSHUA HENDERSON & VERONICA WATSON:
STUDIO ME

1/12/2018 - 10/3/2019
BLUE ROOM AT TEN
Bluecoat’s inclusive arts project celebrates ten years of creativity with an exhibition created for the anniversary.

13/3 - 28/7/2019
SERENA KORDA: UNDER THE ROSE

13/4 - 23/6/2019
SURVEY
Survey is a major study of new work by early career artists from
across the UK. The exhibition is the largest review of contemporary art practice in Jerwood.


BRIGHTON MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE
03000 290 900
www.brightonmuseums.org.uk/brighton
visitor.services@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Tue-Sun 10-5 (open on Bank Hols)

Brighton

30 June 2018 to Summer 2019
QUEER LOOKS
LGBTQ outfits and oral histories.

2/10/2018 - 31/3/2019
FRAMING FASHION
A snapshot of African and African diaspora style spanning the last 60 years.

29/1 - 30/7/2019
TOM HAMMICK : DREAMS AND VOYAGES

7/2 - 9/6/2019
STEPHEN JONES HATS
AT THE ROYAL PAVILION
(at The Royal Pavilion)


BROADWAY STUDIO & GALLERY
2 The Arcade, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3EW
01462 476110
www.broadway-letchworth.com
broadway@letchworth.com

Wed-Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4

Letchworth Garden City / Easy access from A1(M)

8/2 - 5/5/2019
ALLISTAIR COVELL :
CANVAS TO CARPET
An exhibition focusing on Covell's colourful synaesthesia influenced abstract paintings and iPad drawings, which have inspired a series


DE LA WARR PAVILION
On the sea-front, Marina, Bexhill-On-Sea TN40 1DP
01424 229 111
www.dlwp.com
info@dlwp.com

Daily 10-5

Victoria - Bexhill / M25, A22 to Eastbourne, A271 to Bexhill

9/2 - 27/5/2019
STILL I RISE : FEMINISMS,
GENDER, RESISTANCE, ACT 2
Exploring resistance movements and alternative forms of living from a gendered perspective.

9/2 - 2/6/2019
HAYV KAHRAMAN :
DISPLACED CHOREOGRAPHIES
An exhibition combining paintings, drawings and new sculptural works.


DEPARTURE LOUNGE AT THE STOREFRONT
64 Bute St, Luton LU1 2EY

https://asyouchange.co.uk/projects/the-storefront/
matthew@departure-lounge.org.uk

13.00 - 18.00 Thurs - Sat

Luton Town Centre

17/1 - 23/3/2019
CATRINE VAL :
THE CHANGING ROOM
Kassel based Catrine Val’s insightful portraits of Luton’s women examine professional personas and the poetic and elegant personal identities they obscure

4/4 - 12/7/2019
DICK JEWELL - 'PAUSE, POISE, POSE'
YVA JUNG - STORY EXCHANGE PROJECT
Dick Jewell 04.04 -18.05.19: Photographic conjectures on classical portraiture.
Yva Jung - 30.05 - 12.07.19: Trading Lutonians’ stories for her sculptures


EAST GALLERY, NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS
28-32 St Andrews Street, Norwich NR2 4AE
01603 886385
www.nua.ac.uk/thegallery
gallery@nua.ac.uk

Tue-Sat 12-5

Norwich Station

22/1 - 16/3/2019
TWO LIVES IN COLOUR
Celebrating the Fred Dubery and Joanne Brogden Scholarships at Norwich University of the Arts in collaboration with the East Anglia Art Fund (EAAF)

26/3 - 6/4/2019
PAUL DIGBY: MATERIAL-PROCESS-OBJECT


EASTSIDE PROJECTS
86 Heath Mill Lane, Birmingham B9 4AR
0121 771 1778
www.eastsideprojects.org
info@eastsideprojects.org

Wed-Sat 12-5

Birmingham New Street / Birmingham Moor Street

26/1 - 27/4/2019
THE RANGE
Hashim Ali, Ain Bailey, Beverley Bennett, Adam Farah, Seema Mattu and Zarina Muhammad, curated by Rehana Zaman.

2/3 - 27/4/2019
FREYA DOOLEY :
SOMEWHERE IN THE CROWD THERE'S YOU
Solo exhibition by ESP Member Freya Dooley.


FACT, FOUNDATION FOR ART AND CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY
88 Wood St, Liverpool L1 4DQ
0151 707 4444
www.fact.co.uk
info@fact.co.uk

Tue-Sun 11-6, closed Mondays

Liverpool Central / Liverpool Lime Street

22/11/2018 - 3/3/2019
BROKEN SYMMETRIES

29/3 - 16/6/2019
ERICKA BECKMAN AND MARIANNA SIMNETT
Featuring two artists who use technology and tropes of fairytale storytelling to create artworks that are at once alluring and repelling, sensual and troubling.


FOCAL POINT GALLERY
The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1NB
01702 534 108
www.fpg.org.uk
focalpointgallery@southend.gov.uk

Wed-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-4

Southend Victoria Station / Southend Central Station

20/1 - 21/4/2019
MARK FELL : THE CONCEPT OF TIME IS
INTRINSICALLY INCOHERENT
Fell takes inspiration from the town’s Victorian seafront arcades to create a new sound and light installation and a permanent sound commission.


THEGALLERY
Arts University Bournemouth, Wallisdown, Poole BH12 5HH
01202 363 351
www.aub.ac.uk/campus/thegallery
gallery@aub.ac.uk

Mon–Thur 9–5, Fri 9-4 & Sat 9-1

Bus No. 6 from Bournemouth Station

18/2 - 25/4/2019
DAZZLE & THE ART OF DEFENCE
This exhibition explores the work of the WWI & WWII Dazzle camouflage artists led by Norman Wilkinson and the roles of the artist and designer during wartime.


GRAND UNION
19 Minerva Works, Fazeley Street, Birmingham B5 5RS
0121 643 9079
www.grand-union.org.uk
info@grand-union.org.uk

Wed - Sat 12 - 5pm

Birmingham Moor St Station

1/2 - 13/4/2019
LAUREN GAULT : DRYE EYES
drye eyes comprises a series of sculptural moments, through objects and sound. This new body of work explores the potential of materials.


GRUNDY ART GALLERY
Queen St, Blackpool FY1 1PU
01253 478 170
www.grundyartgallery.com
grundyartgallery@blackpool.gov.uk

Tue-Sat 10-5

Blackpool North Station 5 min walk

19/1 - 2/3/2019
OPEN EXHIBITION

19/1 - 2/3/2019
ANNUAL SCHOOLS EXHIBITION

19/1 - 2/3/2019
BLACKPOOL ART SOCIETY

19/1 - 27/4/2019
TINA DEMPSEY : JOY

23/3 - 22/6/2019
ON REPEAT
Louise Giovanelli, Vivian Greven, Will Kendrick, Oliver Laric, Guan Xiao, plus works from the Grundy Art Gallery Collection & Lytham St Anne’s Art Collection.

23/3 - 22/6/2019
DRAMA, DREAMS AND VISIONS


HAUSER & WIRTH SOMERSET
Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton BA10 0NL
01749 814 060
www.hauserwirthsomerset.com
somerset@hauserwirth.com

Tue-Sun 10-5

19/1 - 6/5/2019
CATHERINE GOODMAN : EVE

19/1 - 6/5/2019
MATTHEW DAY JACKSON :
PATHETIC FALLACY


THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD
Gallery Walk, Wakefield WF1 5AW
01924 247 360
www.hepworthwakefield.org
hello@hepworthwakefield.org

Mon-Sun 10-5

By Road M1/A61

13/7/2018 - 2/6/2019
MODERN NATURE : BRITISH PHOTOGRAPHS
FROM THE HYMAN COLLECTION

19/1 - 2/6/2019
SCHOOL PRINTS

16/2 - 2/6/2019
MAGDALENE ODUNDO :
THE JOURNEY OF THINGS
Kenyan-born Magdalene Odundo OBE is one of the world’s most esteemed ceramic artists.


UNIVERSITY OF HERTFORDSHIRE ARTS
Art and Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB
01707 285395
www.uharts.co.uk
uharts@herts.ac.uk

Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 9.30-3.30

Hatfield / College Lane

6/2 - 19/3/2019
LIZ WEST : OUR COLOUR REFLECTION
Artist Liz West brings a site-specific installation to St Albans.

1/3 - 1/12/2019
NEW GEOGRAPHIES
Creating a new map of the East of England based on personal thoughts, reflections and stories.

4/3 - 13/4/2019
SOCIAL DISRUPTION

23/3 - 8/9/2019
BARBARA HEPWORTH: ARTIST IN SOCIETY

30/4 - 11/5/2019
FORM AND FLUX


IKON GALLERY
Brindleyplace, 1 Oozells Square, Birmingham B1 2HS
0121 248 0708
www.ikon-gallery.org

Tue-Sun 11-5

New Street Station

8/1 - 10/3/2019
MATTHEW KRISHANU :
A MURDER OF CROWS

8/3 - 2/6/2019
HEW LOCKE: HERE'S THE THING


JAMES HOCKEY & FOYER GALLERIES
University for the, Creative Arts, Falkner Rd, Farnham GU9 7DS
01252 722441
www.uca.ac.uk/galleries
culturalprogramme@uca.ac.uk

Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4

Farnham Station

March+April
INFORMATION TO COME


JERWOOD GALLERY
Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW
01424 728377
www.jerwoodgallery.org
info@jerwoodgallery.org

Tue-Sun & Bank Hol Mons 11-5

Hastings / from Hastings Station

12/1 - 2/6/2019
QUENTIN BLAKE : DEDICATED READERS

19/1 - 24/3/2019
NIGEL COOKE : PAINTER'S BEACH CLUB

22/1 - 2/6/2019
JERWOOD COLLECTION : 2019


JOHN HANSARD GALLERY
142-144 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU
023 8059 2158
www.hansardgallery.org.uk
info@hansardgallery.org.uk

Tue–Sat 11-5

Southampton Central

16/2 - 20/4/2019
ANYA LEWIN : FEZ: THE ROYAL SCENT

16/2 - 27/4/2019
STEFAN GEC : THE SHEPHERD'S WHISTLE

16/2 - 4/5/2019
ANYA LEWIN: MORE THAN STORIES:
A FILM TRILOGY


KARST
22 George Place, Stonehouse, Plymouth PL1 3NY
01752 222 676
www.karst.org.uk
info@karst.org.uk

Wed-Sat 11-5

5/3 - 9/3/2019
FIG-FUTURES: SUZANNE TREISTER
P.V. and Artist Talk Mon 4th March

12/3 - 15/3/2019
FIG-FUTURES: EVA GRUBINGER
P.V. and Artist Talk Mon 11th March

19/3 - 22/3/2019
FIG-FUTURES: CHARLOTTE MOTH
P.V. and Artist Talk Mon 18th March

26/3 - 29/3/2019
FIG-FUTURES: LAURA ELDRET
P.V. and Artist Talk Mon 25th March

13/4 - 11/5/2019
HYSTERESIS
Morgan Quaintance's solo exhibion explores one woman's diasporic experience in Britain.


KETTLE'S YARD GALLERY
Castle St, Cambridge CB3 0AQ
01223 748 100
www.kettlesyard.co.uk
mail@kettlesyard.cam.ac.uk

Tue-Sun 11-5

Cambridge station / By road - From South: M11 exit at juncti

22/1 - 24/3/2019
ARTIST ROOMS LOUISE BOURGEOIS
A selection of work by one of the most important figures of modern & contemporary art including sculptures, prints and drawings from the ARTIST ROOMS collection

22/1 - 24/3/2019
JULIE MEHRETU DRAWINGS & MONOTYPES

9/4 - 23/6/2019
OSCAR MURILLO: VIOLENT AMNESIA
This new exhibition includes painting, installation, sound and live performance, taking place in the galleries, across Kettle’s Yard and in the church next door


LEEDS ART GALLERY
The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA
0113 378 5350
www.leeds.gov.uk/artgallery
art.gallery@leeds.gov.uk

Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-3. Admission FREE

Leeds station 10 min walk

1/2 - 6/5/2019
LEONARDO DA VINCI A LIFE IN DRAWING

1/2 - 6/5/2019
GLEN ONWIN


MANCHESTER ART GALLERY
Mosley St, Manchester M2 3JL
0161 235 8888
www.manchesterartgallery.org

Tue-Sun 10-5, Mon 11-5 (Open to 9pm the 1st Wed of the month)

Manchester Picadilly / Metrolink tram to Mosley Street

to 22/4/2019
SPEECH ACTS :
REFLECTION-IMAGINATION-REPETITION
This exhibition explores: What do public museums collect and why? Which works become highlights, and which lie forgotten in storage?

16/3/2018 - 27/10/2019
AND BREATHE...

6/7/2018 - 10/11/2019
NORDIC CRAFT AND DESIGN

16/11/2018 - 22/5/2019
MARTIN PARR :
RETURN TO MANCHESTER

1/2 - 6/5/2019
LEONARDO DA VINCI :
A LIFE IN DRAWING
Marking the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, a display of 12 of the Renaissance master's greatest drawings in the Royal Collection.

2/2/2019 - 5/1/2020
HALIMA CASSELL


MK GALLERY
900 Midsummer Blvd, Milton Keynes MK9 3QA
01908 676 900
www.mkgallery.org
info@mkgallery.org

Tues–Sat 11-7, Sun 11-5

Milton Keynes Central

16/3 - 26/5/2019
THE LIE OF THE LAND
A group exhibition exploring landscapes of leisure. Includes work by Canaletto, Elizabeth Frink, Thomas Gainsborough, L.S. Lowry, Henry Moore and Bridget Riley.


NEW ART CENTRE
Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury SP5 1BG
01980 862244
www.sculpture.uk.com
nac@sculpture.uk.com

Daily 11-4

London Waterloo to Salisbury or Andover

19/1 - 17/3/2019
JOHN HUBBARD:
BLACK & WHITE PAINTINGS
Paintings from the 1960s

19/1 - 17/3/2019
CHARLOTTE VERITY : THE SEASONS EBB
PAINTINGS IN THE DESIGN HOUSE
New works

19/1 - 17/3/2019
KENNETH ARMITAGE: THE RICHMOND OAKS
- IN THE ARTISTS HOUSE
Drawing, collage & sculpture

23/3 - 12/5/2019
GARY HUME: CARVINGS
First exhibition to focus on Hume's sculpture


THE NEW ART GALLERY WALSALL
Gallery Square, Walsall WS2 8LG
01922 654 400
www.thenewartgallerywalsall.org.uk
info@thenewartgallerywalsall.org.uk

Tue–Sat 10–5, Sun 12-4. Closed Mon.

2 min walk from Walsall Station

25/5/2018 - 24/3/2019
MAHTAB HUSSAIN :
MITTI KA GHAR

19/1 - 12/5/2019
SARAH TAYLOR SILVERWOOD :
DAPHNE

2/2 - 28/4/2019
RODIN: RETHINKING THE FRAGMENT

8/2 - 2/6/2019
DANIEL SILVER

8/2 - 1/12/2019
SCULPTURE IN FOCUS

2/4 - 2/6/2019
ANDREW LACON


NN CONTEMPORARY ART
Number Nine Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP
01604 638944
www.nncontemporaryart.org
info@nncontemporaryart.org

Wed-Sat 11-6pm

Northampton

8/2 - 23/3/2019
QUICKLY MOVING
Inese Golde, Anne Griffiths, Abi Hallam, Hanna H°ib°, Sophie Neville, Abbie Schug. The 2019 Graduate Show.

April 2019
GAM BODENHAUSEN
UNFOLDING THE VAPOROUS MIND
Drawing installation, where historical and geological elements from landscapes play imaginatively with fiction and the abstract.


NORTHERN GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART
At National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland SR6 0GL
0191 515 5555
northerngalleryforcontemporaryart.co.uk
ngca@sunderland.ac.uk

10.00 - 17.00

10 min walk from St Peter's Metro / 20 min walk from Sunderland Station

18/1 - 17/3/2019
DAN HOLDSWORTH:
SPATIAL OBJECTS

29/3 - 26/5/2019
KELLY RICHARDSON:
PILLARS OF DAWN


NORWICH CASTLE MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Castle Mound, Norwich NR1 3JU
01603 493 625 / 01603 493 648
www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk
museums@norfolk.gov.uk

Mon-Sat 10-4.30, Sun 1-4.30

Train Stn 10 mins walk, Bus Stn 5 mins

1/7/2017 - 30/6/2019
MAGRITTE : THE LOST PAINTING

14/4/2018 - 28/4/2019
VISIBLE WOMEN
An exhibition showcasing work from the contemporary collection made by women.

11/6/2018 - 9/6/2019
JOHN SELL COTMAN IN NORWICH AND
LONDON


NOTTINGHAM CONTEMPORARY
Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB
0115 948 9750
www.nottinghamcontemporary.org
info@nottinghamcontemporary.org

Tue-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5. Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays

Tram: Lace Market / 5 min walk from Nottingham Station

16/2 - 5/5/2019
ELIZABETH PRICE : FELT TIP

16/2 - 6/5/2019
DANIEL STEEGMANN MANGRAN╔


OUTPOST
10b Wensum St, Tombland, Norwich NR3 1HR
01603 612 428
www.norwichoutpost.org
questions@norwichoutpost.org

Thu-Sun, 12-6

10 mins from Norwich BR

8/2 - 3/3/2019
LISA SELBY / BLUEBAGLIFE

22/3 - 14/4/2019
ALEX MCNAMEE : ODE TO MATTERS


READING INTERNATIONAL
University of Reading, 1 Earley Gate, Whiteknights Rd, Reading RG6 6AT
0118 378 5850
www.readinginternational.org
info@readinginternational.org

Please see website for the location and opening hours of each event

Reading train station

9/2 - 23/3/2019
PATRICIA L. BOYD :
STEVEN WARWICK
A reproduction of three weeks in May 1970 organised by NOVEL.

13/3 - 20/3/2019
HELEN CAMMOCK
Helen Cammock at Reading Museum

23/4 - 2/6/2019
(UN)COMMONING VOICES AND
(NON)COMMUNAL BODIES
Group in different location in Reading and Greenham Common.


SPIKE ISLAND
133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX
0117 929 2266
www.spikeisland.org.uk
admin@spikeisland.org.uk

Tues-Sun 12-5 During Exhibitions

Bristol Temple Meads / 506 to Cumberland Road

19/1 - 24/3/2019
CHRISTOPHER KULENDRAN THOMAS :
NEW EELAM: BRISTOL

19/1 - 24/3/2019
MAI-THU PERRET :
THE BLAZING WORLD

6/4 - 16/6/2019
SRIWHANA SPONG :
IDA-IDA

6/4 - 16/6/2019
PAUL SIMON RICHARDS :
QUASI-MONTE CARLO
Ambitious new video work exploring patterns of randomisation

6/4 - 16/6/2019
NICHOLAS WRIGHT :
A CHANCE TO LOOK AT CHICKEN
Two bodies of work produced over the last 30 years; ‘mouse art’ and ceramic wall pieces.


THE TETLEY
Hunslet Road, Leeds LS10 1JQ
0113 320 2323
www.thetetley.org
info@thetetley.org

Mon-Sun 10-5 (Weds till 8)

16/2 - 2/6/2019
KANNAN ARUNASALAM : THE TENT

16/2 - 2/6/2019
RASHEED ARAEEN : FOR OLUWALE II


THE WHITWORTH
The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER
0161 275 7450
www.whitworth.manchester.ac.uk
whitworth@manchester.ac.uk

Mon-Sun 10-5, Thur 10-9

4/5/2018 - 3/5/2019
BODIES OF COLOUR

23/6/2018 - 9/6/2019
FOUR CORNERS OF ONE CLOTH

7/7/2018 - 14/7/2019
PRINTS OF DARKNESS:
GOYA AND HOGARTH

21/9/2018 - 3/3/2019
WILLIAM KENTRIDGE: THICK TIME

16/2/2019 - 2/2/2020
EXCHANGES

15/3/2019 - 1/3/2020
THE RENO AT THE WHITWORTH

29/3 - 9/6/2019
JOY FOR EVER :
HOW TO USE ART TO CHANGE THE WORLD
Joy for Ever: How to use art to change the world and its price in the market.
Responds the 200th birthday of artist, art critic, social reformer John Ruskin.

29/3 - 15/9/2019
ANCIENT TEXTILES FROM THE ANDES


WYSING ARTS CENTRE
Fox Road, Bourn, Cambridge CB23 2TX
01954 718881
www.wysingartscentre.org
info@wysingartscentre.org

Daily 12-5 during exhibitions

No. 18 bus from Cambridge City Centre

11, 18 May and 1 June
TAYLOR LE MELLE: FALSE ECONOMY
A series of experimental symposia curated by Taylor Le Melle that will take place online, offsite in a nearby wood and across Wysing’s site.

10/2 - 14/4/2019
RAVIOLI ME AWAY: THE VIEW FROM
BEHIND THE FUTURISTIC ROSE TRELLIS
An immersive live work and exhibition by artist–collective Ravioli Me Away.


YORKSHIRE SCULPTURE PARK
West Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG
01924 832 631
www.ysp.co.uk
info@ysp.co.uk

Grounds 10-6, Galleries 10-5

1 mile from M1 junction 38 / Wakefield Westgate

26/5/2018 - 28/4/2019
GIUSEPPE PENONE :
A TREE IN THE WOOD
YSP presents the most extensive UK exhibition to date by world-renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone.

16/6/2018 - 16/6/2019
KATRINA PALMER :
THE COFFIN JUMP

30/3 - 1/9/2019
THUKRAL AND TAGRA:
BREAD, CIRCUSES & TBD

30/3 - 29/9/2019
KIMSOOJA :
TO BREATHE
Kimsooja transforms YSP’s Chapel with 'To Breathe'.

5/4 - 16/6/2019
CRIMINAL ORNAMENTATION:
YINKA SHONIBARE


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