new exhibitions of contemporary art
September/October 2020

England

ARNOLFINI
16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA
0117 917 2300
www.arnolfini.org.uk
info@arnolfini.org.uk

Thursday-Sunday, 12pm-6pm. Subject to change, please check website in advance.

15 min walk from Bristol Temple Meads

30/7 - 1/11/2020
HASSAN HAJJAJ: THE PATH
Vibrant, contemporary pop art photographic portraiture showcasing the wealth of work from the unique talent that is Hassan Hajjaj.


ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM
Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH
01865 278 000
www.ashmolean.org

Entry is free, booking required

Oxford

to 1/11/2020
YOUNG REMBRANDT
Witness the meteoric rise of Rembrandt, from tentative works made as a teenager in his home town of Leiden, to the sublime masterpieces produced in Amsterdam.

Exhibition postponed - new dates TBA
TOKYO : ART & PHOTOGRAPHY


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

18/9 - 20/12/2020
THE PLATFORM GRADUATE AWARD 2020
The Platform Graduate Award 2020 presents the work of 12 artists launching their artistic careers after leaving University.


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

Thur-Sat 11-4

Lime St Station / Liverpool Central Station

13/3 - 1/11/2020
NEW ART BLUECOAT

30/7 - 1/11/2020
FRANCES DISLEY: PATTERN BUFFER
Pattern Buffer Explores the potential of the gallery space to create a restorative environment.

30/7 - 1/11/2020
JONATHAN BALDOCK: FACECRIME
Explore a surreal landscape of ceramic columns and masks.


BRIGHTON MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE
03000 290 900
Brighton Museum is currently closed. See website for online exhibitions
visitor.services@brighton-hove.gov.uk

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

Brighton

To Feb 2022
QUEER THE PIER

25/7 - 17/10/2020
MANDY BARKER: OUR PLASTIC OCEAN
Our Plastic Ocean, by international award- winning photographer Mandy Barker, is Brighton Museum's first online show - http://oceanblues.brightonmuseums.org/


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

Wed-Su 10-4

Bexhill / M25, A22 to Eastbourne, A271 to Bexhill

1/2 - 1/11/2020
MARC BAUER : MAL ȆTRE /
PERFORMANCE

1/2 - 1/11/2020
ZADIE XA : CHILD OF MAGOHALMI
AND THE ECHOES OF CREATION

5/8 - 1/11/2020
LAUREN GODFREY :
CLOUDY, PARTNER


DEPARTURE LOUNGE
The Storefront, 64 Bute St, Luton LU1 2EY

departure-lounge.org.uk
matthew@departure-lounge.org.uk

Thur-Sat 1-6 & by appt.

Luton Town Centre

15/10 - 28/11/2020
THOMAS MAILAENDER :
SPLENDID ISOLATION
Multi-media artist Thomas Mailaender curates a collection of images made, collected or found by people during the long months of isolation.


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

Wed-Sat 12-5

Birmingham New St / Birmingham Moor St

2/10 - 12/12/2020
EMMA TALBOT :
WHEN SCREENS BREAK
A new large-scale commission by this years winner of the Max Mara Art Prize for Women.

2/10 - 12/12/2020
LUKE ROUTLEDGE :
STRANGE MATTER


FACT LIVERPOOL
88 Wood St, Liverpool L1 4DQ
0151 707 4444
www.fact.co.uk
info@fact.co.uk

Wed-Sat 12-7, Sun 12-5

Liverpool Central / Liverpool Lime Street

6/4/2020 - 31/3/2021
THE LIVING PLANET
Explores our relationship with the natural world in a new online programme. Available for free, for everyone, 24/7. Visit fact.co.uk/thelivingplanet

14/8 - 13/12/2020
AND SAY THE ANIMAL RESPONDED?
Ariel Guzik, Amalia Pica and Rafael Ortega, Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, Demelza Kooij and Kuai Shen.

3/9 - 13/12/2020
AUGMENTED EMPATHY : KEIKEN, SAKEEMA
CROOK AND RYAN VAUTIER
Part of the The Living Planet season.


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

11/7 - 13/10/2020
ROSIE GRACE WARD : ARROWCUT SLAB
(COLLIDING NOT THRIVING)
FPG's annual public artwork commission.

13/9/2020 - 17/1/2021
TO DREAM EFFECTIVELY
Group show offering cautionary reflections on a future that can still be influenced by how we dream it to be.


THEGALLERY
Arts University Bournemouth, Wallisdown, Poole BH12 5HH
01202 363351
www.aub.ac.uk/thegallery
gallery@aub.ac.uk

Contact the gallery for opening hours

Bus No. 6 from Bournemouth Station

Sep+Oct
CONTACT THE GALLERY


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

By appt. Fri & Sat 12-4

Birmingham Moor St

Extended until 31 Oct 2020
JAMIE CREWE :
LOVE & SOLIDARITY

14/6/2019 - 1/6/2022
COOKING SECTIONS: THE EMPIRE
REMAINS SHOP FRANCHISE AGREEMENT
A rotating programme of small-scale visual and sound installations in the future home of Grand Union.

23/9/2020 - 1/1/2021
BENNY NEMEROFSKY RAMSAY :
ÉTUDES


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

Wed-Sat 11-4

Blackpool North Station 5 min walk

23/9 - 19/12/2020
THE LIGHTS
All of Grundy Collection’s light based art works together for the first time, including neon, moving image, photography, digital drawing and sculpture.


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

Tue-Sun 10-4, pre-book online

Bruton, Gillingham, Castle Cary

25/1 - 6/9/2020
DON MCCULLIN. THE STILLNESS OF LIFE

25/1 - 6/9/2020
NOT VITAL. SCARCH

3/10/2020 - 10/1/2021
LEE LOZANO

3/10/2020 - 10/1/2021
NICOLE EISENMAN :
WHERE I WAS IT SHALL BE


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

Wed-Sun 10-5 (Admission fee for some exhibitions)

By Road M1/A61

Extended to 1 Nov 2020 (ticketed)
BILL BRANDT / HENRY MOORE
£7.50 / £5 / FREE for Members, Wakefield Residents & Under 16s

On display until Nov 2020
MATERIAL ENCOUNTERS
Works from the Collection including Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Anthea Hamilton and Bridget Riley.

Permanent display (admission free)
BARBARA HEPWORTH

Permanent display (admission free)
A COLLECTION FOR WAKEFIELD


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

Temporarily closed until further notice - view our displays & collections online

Farnham

Sep+Oct
SEE WEBSITE FOR ONLINE PROGRAMMING


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

Temporarily closed until further notice - view our displays & collections online

Southampton Central

1/8 - 13/9/2020
ONLINE |
LARRY ACHIAMPONG : THE EXPULSION


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

Temporarily closed until further notice - view our displays & archive online

Sep+Oct
SEE WEBSITE FOR GALLERY UPDATES
AND ONLINE PROGRAMMING


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

Wed-Sun 11-5

Cambridge

15/2 - 11/10/2020
LINDERISM
A new solo exhibition of work by Linder. Most well known for her photomontage, this exhibition explores the diverse range of Linder’s practice.


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

Tue-Sat 10-4, Sun 11-3. Admission FREE

Leeds station 10 min walk

7/2 - 19/9/2020
SARA BARKER : ALL CLOUDS ARE
CLOCKS ALL CLOCKS ARE CLOUDS

9/10/2020 - 20/2/2021
NATURAL ENCOUNTERS
Drawn from Leeds Art Gallery’s works on paper collection. Exploring the different strategies artists have used to approach, interpret or respond to nature.


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

Wed-Sun 11-4

Manchester Piccadilly / Metrolink tram to Mosley Street

1/2 - 4/10/2020
JERWOOD MAKERS OPEN
Mark Corfield-Moore, Forest + Found (Max Bainbridge and Abigail Booth), Lucie Gledhill, Bethan Lloyd Worthington and Tana West.

20/8/2020 - 26/12/2021
WHAT IS MANCHESTER ART GALLERY?
(AND WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO YOU?)
Selected objects that reflect the gallery's origins, history and range.


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

Fri-Sun 10-5

Milton Keynes Central

11/9 - 1/11/2020
MK CALLING 2020
Over 130 artists feature in MK Gallery’s first open call submission exhibition, celebrating what is happening today in contemporary art.


NEW ART CENTRE
Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury SP5 1BG
01980 862 244
www.sculpture.uk.com
nac@sculpture.uk.com

By appt. Mon-Sat 11-4

London Waterloo to Salisbury or Andover

21/9/2020 - 9/1/2021
JACQUELINE PONCELET : NOW AND THEN
Survey exhibition covering the last 35 years.

21/9/2020 - 9/1/2021
THE OTHER SIDE OF THE COIN
Phyllida Barlow, Laura Ford, Lisa Milroy, Carol McNicoll, Nicholas Pope & Alison Wilding.

21/9/2020 - 9/1/2021
EDMUND DE WAAL : TACET


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

Wed–Sat 11–4, Sun 12–4

2 min walk from Walsall Station

21/12/2019 - 24/12/2020
SARAH TAYLOR SILVERWOOD :
KATHLEEN AND SALLY SERIES

25/1 - 24/12/2020
20 FOR 2020
20 artists from the Gallery’s Collections selected by Director Stephen Snoddy.

21/2 - 24/12/2020
20:20 : TWENTY YEARS OF COLLECTING
CONTEMPORARY ART
We Are 20!

2/7 - 24/12/2020
INSIGHTS
A new series of films created during lockdown.


NN CONTEMPORARY ART
(Gallery relocating), Northampton .
01604 638 944
www.nncontemporaryart.org
info@nncontemporaryart.org

Gallery closed for relocation

Northampton

See website for updates
GALLERY RELOCATING


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

Daily 10-5 (Gallery reopening 28 Sep 2020)

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

extended to April 2021
CHAD MCCAIL : TOY


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

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

Tram: Lace Market / 5 min walk from Nottingham Station

26/9/2020 - 3/1/2021
GRACE BEFORE JONES :
CAMERA, DISCO, STUDIO

26/9/2020 - 3/1/2021
JIMMY ROBERT : AKIMBO


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

Thur-Sun 12-6 during exhibitions

10 mins from Norwich BR

6/7 - 6/9/2020
OUTPOST SUMMER PROGRAMME
OUTPOST will be showcasing a range of creatives through remote artistic activity from July to September.

9/10 - 15/11/2020
SAUCYSEZ :
SUCK IT UP!
Solo show at OUTPOST Gallery. All welcome.


PITT STUDIO
4 Edgar Street, Worcester WR1 2LR
07595 397 861 / 01905 26917
www.pittstudio.com
info@pittstudio.com

Booking required, free admission

Worcester Foregate Street / Birmingham New St / Birmingham BHX

15/8 - 8/10/2020
HEAVY DUTY PAPER
The works included in the show explore model making as a practice and celebrate the act of making as an opportunity for learning.


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

Tue-Sun 12-5 During Exhibitions

Bristol Temple Meads / M2 to Cumberland Road

17/10/2020 - 17/1/2021
DENZIL FORRESTER :
ITCHIN & SCRATCHIN
New and existing works capturing the vibrant energy of the dimly lit dancehalls of 1980s London and the present-day open-air clubs of Jamaica.


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

Wed-Sun 11-4

7/2 - 29/11/2020
EMII ALRAI : THE HIGH DAM
New solo exhibition by Leeds-based artist Emii Alrai.

7/2 - 29/11/2020
TAUS MAKHACHEVA :
HOLD YOUR HORSES
With Super Taus, Superhero Sighting Society and The Unbound.


WEST DEAN COLLEGE OF ARTS & CONSERVATION
West Dean, Chichester PO18 0QZ

www.westdean.org.uk/events/fine-art-summer-show
By road: A286

13/7/2020 - 1/1/2021
WEST DEAN FINE ART SUMMER SHOW 2020
Virtual showcase of work from graduating students of the 2020 Fine Art programmes. www.westdean.org.uk/events/fine-art-summer-show


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

Wed-Sun 11-4

Manchester Piccadilly / then 147, 18, 41, 42, 43

14/12/2019 - 7/6/2021
STANDARDISATION AND DEVIATION :
THE WHITWORTH STORY
The Whitworth Story

31/1/2020 - 1/1/2021
UTOPIAS

16/9/2020 - 2/2/2021
EXCHANGES : NEW ACQUISITIONS


WYSING ARTS CENTRE
Fox Road, Bourn, Cambridge CB23 2TX
01954 718 881
www.wysingartscentre.org
info@wysingartscentre.org

Wysing's site is closed until further notice. Our programme is currently online.

No. 18 bus from Cambridge

through 2020
WYSING BROADCASTS WEBSITE

4/8 - 5/9/2020
WYSING POLYPHONIC: THE UNGOVERNED
An online programme of mixes and soundscapes throughout August and a special online event with poetry reading and performance on 5 September at 6pm


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

Open daily: Grounds 10-6, Galleries 10-5

1 mile from M1 junction 38 / Wakefield Westgate

to 1/11/2020
AI WEIWEI : CIRCLE OF ANIMALS /
ZODIAC HEADS

to 1/11/2020
BRIAN FELL : STEELWORKS

13/4/2019 - 1/4/2022
DAMIEN HIRST

7/3/2020 - 3/1/2021
JOANA VASCONCELOS :
BEYOND


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