Exhibitions Listing

Note: Information subject to Change

This list is kindly managed by Liz Newlands. A link to more individual galleries showing contemporary art is provided at the bottom of this page.


July 15  COURTAULD Drawings Gallery Artists at Work

July 29  NG Sainsbury Monet and Architecture

July 29  BM Rodin and the art of Ancient Greece

August 5  TATE MODERN Joan Jonas

August 19  RA Summer Exhibition

August 27  TATE BRITAIN All Too Human: Bacon, Freud and a Century of Painting Life

August 27  WELLCOME Somewhere in Between – Collaborations of artists and scientists

August 27 SIR JOHN SOANE’S MUS The Return of the Past: Postmodernism in British Architecture

August 28  BRITISH LIBRARY James Cook: The Voyages

September 9  TATE MODERN The EY Exhibition Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy

September 16  PALLANT HOUSE  Virginia Woolf: Exhibition Inspired by her Writings

September 30  NAT MARITIME MUSEUM The Great British Seaside: photography from the 1960s

to the present

October 7  NG Room 1 Ed Ruscha The Course of Empire

October 31  NPG Michael Jackson: On the Wall

November 4  V&A Frida Kahlo: Making herself up

November 4  V&A The Future Starts Here

January 6  WALLACE Sir Richard Wallace: The Collector

January 27  V&A Fashioned from Nature


July 4 – September 16  ESTORICK The Art of Campari

July 31 – November 11  FITZWILLIAM  Designers and Jewellery 1850-1940

August 31 – January 6  ASHMOLEAN Spellbound (magical thinking)

September 14 – January 20  TATE MODERN Christian Marclay: The Clock

September 16 – January 20  RA Renzo Piano

September 17 – January 20  NG Wohl Galleries (Rooms 44-46) Courtauld Impressionists from Manet to Cézanne (inc. loans from Courtauld while closed)

September 23 – January 20  BM I Object: Ian Hislop’s search for dissent

September 25 – January 6  TATE BRITAIN  Turner Prize

September 26 – January 27  DULWICH Ribera: Art of Violence

September 26 – January 6  HAYWARD Space Shifters

October 1 – January 27  NG Mantegna and Bellini

October 5 – January 27  HOUSE OF ILLUSTRATION 100 Figures: The Unseen Art of Quentin Blake

October 10 – January 27  BARBICAN Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-Garde

October 11 – January 27  TATE MODERN Anni Albers

October 18 -January 27  NPG Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

October 24 – February 24  TATE BRITAIN Edward Burne-Jones

November 4 – February 3  RA Sackler Klimt/Schiele Drawings from the Albertina

November 5 – February 10  NG Ground Floor Galleries  Lorenzo Lotto Portraits

November 8 – February 24  BM I am Ashurbanipal: king of the world, king of Assyria

November 22 – February 3  NPG Gainsborough’s Family Album

January 23 – May 6  TATE MODERN Pierre Bonnard: The Colour of Memory


Note The Courtauld Gallery will be closed for redevelopment for two years from Autumn 2018