Current- 23 October 2016, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
The esteemed photographer, William Eggleston, has lent the National Portrait Gallery some of his most iconic works. Eggleston has had immense artistic success from the 1960’s to current day, taking shots of ordinary people in everyday places and managing to create images that look like stills from a film. The Gallery has thoughtfully chosen 100 images that capture his career and aesthetic, which allows museum-goers a rare opportunity of seeing such a large body of the photographer’s work in person.
Current- 26 February 2016, V&A Museum, London, UK
In honor of the monumental cultural shift that took place during the late 60’s, the Victoria and Albert Museum has curated a special celebration of the era. With displays of fashion, photography, and memorabilia, the exhibit takes visitors back to the time of explosive music and art that created a counterculture movement that has gone down in infamy.
1-29 October 2016, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
This October the Saatchi Gallery is introducing it’s new installation, Champagne Life. The collection is comprised of works from 17 female artists and contains everything from giant statues to small paintings, leaving all art consumers drawn to something. The exhibit’s title comes from it’s irony and play on modern pop culture and society, which is represented throughout many of the works in the exhibit.
Currently – 22 October 2016, Tintype, London, UK
Suki Chan’s newest work combines art, photography, and, science with a three-screen installation that takes viewers through the steps in which the mind processes imagery, and allows for visualization of this abstract concept. Using her camera to create illusions, Chan has moved away from the sterile textbook descriptions of visual perception, and replaced it with an imaginative new world.
13th October 2016, The Shackwell Arms, London, UK
The legendary Damo Suzuki is returning to London for a live show. The performer gained recognition after being a member of the underground Krautrock band, CAN, which is credited as one of the first of it’s kind to with experiment with the style. After the band’s split, Damo has attained a successful solo career and still experiments in intimate venues with the psychedelic synths and improvised lyrics that he is known for.