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    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)

    The Mall  / +442079303647 / ica.org.uk
    Tue - Sun 11am to 9pm, Thu 11am to 9pm

    Journal: Artist Talk: Marlie Mul

    Aug 20, 2014

    Marlie Mul presents an overview of her multidisciplinary artistic practice, offering an insight into her practice.

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    Scawfell Street

    6A Scawfell Street  / +442070334613 / scawfellstreet.com
    Mon - Fri 8am to 4pm, Sat - Sun 9am to 4pm

    OPEN HOUSE

    Jul 20 - Aug 20, 2014

    Open House features new prints, artworks & publications by studio residents and artists.

  • Ends August 22nd 2014

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    Erskine, Hall & Coe Ltd.

    15 Royal Arcade, 28 Old Bond Street  / +442074911706 / erskinehallcoe.com
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Classic & Contemporary Ceramics

    Jul 28 - Aug 22, 2014

    Erskine, Hall & Coe is pleased to present an exhibition of Classic & Contemporary Ceramics, featuring the work of ten acclaimed artists.

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    Gimpel Fils

    30 Davies Street  / +442074932488 / gimpelfils.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 5:30pm, Sat 11am to 4pm

    Gimpel Fils specializes in modern and contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    CAROLE GIBBONS, NIKI DE SAINT PHALLE, ABIGAIL REYNOLDS NICOLA BEALING, A The White Hotel

    Jul 10 - Aug 22, 2014

  • Ends August 23rd 2014

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    Lisson Gallery | London

    27 & 52-54 Bell Street  / +442077242739 / http://www.lissongallery.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Lisson Gallery is one of the most influential and longest-running international contemporary art galleries in the world.

    Where Were You?

    Jul 19 - Aug 23, 2014

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    PEER

    97 & 99 Hoxton Street  / +442077398080 / peeruk.org
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    Open School East Associates OPEN SCHOOL EAST AT PEER

    Aug 14 - 23, 2014

    Group Exhibition and Programme of Events

    For full schedule and details of events see:
    www.peeruk.org/current-project.html

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    Sprüth Magers | London

    7A Grafton Street  / +442074081613 / spruethmagers.com
    Tue - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Sprüth Magers specializes in modern and contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    Louise Lawler No Drones MUST SEE

    Jul 2 - Aug 23, 2014

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    Stuart Shave/Modern Art | 4-8 Helmet Row

    4-8 Helmet Row  / +442072997950 / modernart.net
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Group Show Interior

    Jul 18 - Aug 23, 2014

    Juliette Blightman
    Tom Burr
    John Divola
    Phillip Lai
    Robert Overby
    Reto Pulfer
    John Smith
    Jane & Louise Wilson

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    Timothy Taylor Gallery

    15 Carlos Place  / +442074093344 / timothytaylorgallery.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Slow Learner

    Aug 1 - 23, 2014

    Group show curated by Andreas Leventis, with artists who employ text, signs, symbols to examine the gap between reading and comprehension.

  • Ends August 24th 2014

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    Chisenhale Gallery

    64 Chisenhale Road  / +442089814518 / chisenhale.org.uk
    Wed - Sun 1pm to 6pm

    Chisenhale Gallery specialises in contemporary art. Please contact the gallery for more information.

    Edward Thomasson The Present Tense

    Jul 3 - Aug 24, 2014

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    Maureen Paley

    21 Herald Street  / +442077294112 / maureenpaley.com
    Wed - Sun 11am to 6pm

    DIRK STEWEN

    Jul 19 - Aug 24, 2014

    Second solo exhibition by Dirk Stewen at the gallery

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    Maureen Paley

    21 Herald Street  / +442077294112 / maureenpaley.com
    Wed - Sun 11am to 6pm

    PETER HUJAR MUST SEE

    Jul 19 - Aug 24, 2014

    Third solo exhibition by Peter Hujar at the gallery

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    Rossi & Rossi

    Temporary address: 23 Hanover Square  / +442077346487 / rossirossi.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm

    Benchung, Marie-Dolma Chophel, Dedron, Gade, Tulku Jamyang, Kesang Lamda Impermanence

    Jun 21 - Aug 24, 2014

    Rossi & Rossi is pleased to present Impermanence, an exhibition of new and recent works by contemporary Tibetan artists living.

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    Barbican Art Gallery

    Barbican Centre, Silk Street  / +442076388891 / barbican.org.uk/artgallery
    Fri - Tue 11am to 8pm, Wed 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 10pm

    The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk

    Apr 9 - Aug 25, 2014

    With his avant-garde fashion creations and cutting edge couture, explore Gaultier's fashion world in this theatrically-staged exhibition.

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    Serpentine Galleries

    Kensington Gardens  / +442072981515 / serpentinegalleries.org
    Tue - Sun 10am to 6pm

    Ed Atkins MUST SEE

    Jun 11 - Aug 25, 2014

    One of the most prominent artists of his generation, Ed Atkins works primarily with High Definition video and text.

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    Serpentine Galleries

    Kensington Gardens  / +442072981515 / serpentinegalleries.org
    Tue - Sun 10am to 6pm

    Marina Abramović 512 Hours

    Jun 11 - Aug 25, 2014

    The Serpentine premieres an unprecedented new durational performance by Marina Abramović for 64 days during the summer of 2014.

  • Ends August 27th 2014

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    Simon Lee | London

    12 Berkeley Street  / +442074910100 / simonleegallery.com
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Elective Affinities

    Jul 11 - Aug 27, 2014

    Group Exhibition

  • Ends August 28th 2014

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    The Photographers' Gallery

    16 – 18 Ramillies Street  / +442070879300 / http://thephotographersgallery.org.uk/
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm, Sun 11:30am to 6pm

    Desert Island Pictures

    Aug 28, 2014 Reception: Thu Aug 28 6pm

    Which eight photographs would you take with you to a desert island? £7 / £4 starts 18.30

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    Pippy Houldsworth Gallery

    6 Heddon Street  / +442077347760 / houldsworth.co.uk
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Pippy Houldsworth Gallery demonstrates a strong commitment to the work of leading international contemporary artists.

    Susan Collis, Martin Creed, Tracey Emin, Boo Saville, Amba Sayal-Bennett Old Rope: Curated by Polly Morgan

    Jul 11 - Aug 28, 2014

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    Pippy Houldsworth Gallery

    6 Heddon Street  / +442077347760 / houldsworth.co.uk
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 5pm

    Pippy Houldsworth Gallery demonstrates a strong commitment to the work of leading international contemporary artists.

    Bedwyr Williams The Box

    Jul 11 - Aug 28, 2014

  • Ends August 29th 2014

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    Art Bermondsey

    183-185 Bermondsey Street  / +442074076496 / artbermondsey.co.uk
    By appointment only

    Various Artists London Life Competition Exhibition

    Aug 7 - 29, 2014

    23 finalists will be displayed at Art Bermondsey - winners will be announced on opening night.

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    Gagosian Gallery | Davies Street

    17-19 Davies St  / +442074933020 / gagosian.com
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Gagosian Gallery specializes in modern contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    Alexander Calder Gouaches

    Jun 10 - Aug 29, 2014

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    Beaconsfield

    22 Newport Street  / +442075826465 / beaconsfield.ltd.uk
    Wed - Sat 11am to 5pm

    John Timberlake We Are History

    Jun 28 - Aug 30, 2014

    Closed 16-23 July
    Looking upriver from Vauxhall towards the new US Embassy Gardens, above the broad sweep of the Thames hang unusual clouds

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    Jerwood Visual Arts

    171 Union Street, Jerwood Space  / +442076540179 / jerwoodvisualarts.org
    Mon - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 3pm

    Anna Bunting-Branch A Description of a New World, Called the Blazing World

    May 12 - Aug 30, 2014

    Jerwood Visual Arts Project Space presents a new work by London-based artist Anna Bunting-Branch

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    Josh Lilley Gallery

    44-46 Riding House Street  / +442075805677 / joshlilleygallery.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Josh Lilley Gallery specializes in contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    Bryn Lloyd-Evans | Yana Naidenov At The Edge of Town

    Jul 11 - Aug 30, 2014

  • Ends August 31st 2014

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    The Graffiti Life Gallery

    26 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch  / +442036893239 / thegraffitilifegallery.co.uk
    Mon - Fri 12pm to 4pm, Sun 11am to 4pm

    Darren John and Vents137 GRAFFITI LIFE PRESENTS: ‘SAME BUT DIFFERENT’

    Aug 8 - 31, 2014

    Darren John and Vents137 will be showing a selection of self curated works from a variety of series’ of each artists personal work.

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    Jerwood Visual Arts

    171 Union Street, Jerwood Space  / +442076540179 / jerwoodvisualarts.org
    Mon - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 3pm

    Jerwood Makers Open 2014

    Jul 11 - Aug 31, 2014

    Five newly commissioned works by applied artists.

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    Whitechapel Gallery

    77 - 82 Whitechapel High Street  / +442075227888 / whitechapelgallery.org
    Tue - Wed 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 9pm, Fri - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Contemporary Art Society: Twixt Two Worlds

    Jun 10 - Aug 31, 2014

    This display maps the pivotal moment in cinema history when still photography evolved into moving images.

  • Ends September 6th 2014

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    Eleven

    11 Eccleston Street  / +442078235540 / elevenfineart.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 4pm

    Eleven is committed to exhibiting the best of international contemporary art by both established and emerging artists.

    Natasha Law Put it on paper

    Jun 13 - Sep 6, 2014

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    Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery

    533 Old York Road  / +442088750110 / kristinhjellegjerde.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    Andrea Fracnolino A-Biotic

    Aug 1 - Sep 6, 2014

    Kristin Hjellegjerde is excited to present a a solo show by Andrea Francolino exploring the future archaeology of mass consumerism.

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    Marlborough Contemporary

    6 Ablemarle Street  / +442076295161 / marlboroughcontemporary.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 5:30pm, Sat 10am to 4pm

    Ian Whittlesea A Breathing Bulb MUST SEE

    Aug 8 - Sep 6, 2014

    24 hours a day, 7 days a week for the whole of August, Ian Whittlesea’s new work ‘A Breathing Bulb’, will illuminate the gallery.

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    Pace Gallery | 6 Burlington Gardens

    6 Burlington Gardens  / +442032067600 / pacegallery.com
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm

    Pace Gallery specializes in modern and contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    Today's Specials

    Jul 31 - Sep 6, 2014

  • Ends September 7th 2014

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    The Foundling Museum

    40 Brunswick Square  / +442078413600 / foundlingmuseum.org.uk
    Sun 11am to 5pm, Tue - Sat 10am to 5pm

    The museum houses important collections of 18th century art and was founded byThomas Coram, William Hogarth and George Frideric Handel.

    “Progress” CURRENT PICK

    Jun 6 - Sep 7, 2014

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    French Riviera

    309 Bethnal Green Road  / +442077298000 / frenchriviera1988.com
    12pm to 6pm daily

    Fabienne Hess Replica Sentiments

    Jul 16 - Sep 7, 2014

    A new commission for the gallery window. On view from the street outside. Open daily, during daylight hours

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    Hayward Gallery

    Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road  / +442079604200 / http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/hayward-gallery
    Mon 12pm to 6pm, Tue - Wed 10am to 6pm, Thu - Fri 10am to 8pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 6pm

    Hayward Gallery presents exhibitions and collections of contemporary art. Please contact museum for more information.

    The Human Factor: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture MUST SEE

    Jun 17 - Sep 7, 2014

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    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)

    The Mall  / +442079303647 / ica.org.uk
    Tue - Sun 11am to 9pm, Thu 11am to 9pm

    Journal

    Jun 25 - Sep 7, 2014

    The ICA invites international artists, theorists and writers to present individual talks and events throughout the building and online.

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    Tate Modern

    Bankside  / +442078878888 / tate.org.uk/modern
    Mon - Thu 10am to 6pm, Fri - Sat 10am to 10pm, Sun 10am to 6pm

    Tate Modern presents exhibitions and collections of modern and contemporary art. Please contact museum for more information.

    Henri Matisse The Cut-Outs

    Apr 17 - Sep 7, 2014

  • Ends September 10th 2014

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    Pi Artworks | London

    55 Eastcastle Street  / +442076378403 / piartworks.com

    Pi Artworks | London specializes in contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    Lisa Slominski, Steven Morgana, Christian Newby, Theodoros Stamatogianni Pi Artworks London - A House Is Not A Hotel

    Jul 25 - Sep 10, 2014

  • Ends September 11th 2014

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    Gazelli Art House

    39 Dover Street  / +442074918816 / gazelliarthouse.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm, Sun 12pm to 5pm

    James Ostrer Wotsit All About

    Jul 31 - Sep 11, 2014

    James Ostrer's photographic works of sugar-coated subjects feature in Gazelli Art House's next Window Project.

  • Ends September 12th 2014

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    Hamiltons Gallery

    13 Carlos Place  / +442074999493 / hamiltonsgallery.com
    Mon - Fri 10am to 6pm

    Mollino | Mapplethorpe

    Jun 23 - Sep 12, 2014

    Hamiltons presents a selection of photographs and furniture by Carlo Mollino, and prints from Robert Mapplethorpe’s ‘Flowers’ series.

  • Ends September 13th 2014

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    Bartha Contemporary

    25 Margaret Street  / +442079850015 / barthacontemporary.com
    Tue - Sat 11am to 6pm

    W U N D E R K A M M E R

    Jul 4 - Sep 13, 2014

    Works selected by Niklas & Daniela von Bartha

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    BERLONI

    63 Margaret Street  / +442075801480 / berlonigallery.com
    Tue - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 11am to 4pm

    Silvina Arismendi Measuring in Spears

    Jul 11 - Sep 13, 2014

    First UK solo exhibition of New York based conceptual artist - occupying two floors with site specific installations and works on paper.

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    VITRINE

    183-185 Bermondsey Street, London Bridge  / +442074076496 / vitrinegallery.co.uk
    Wed - Fri 12pm to 7pm, Sat 12pm to 6pm

    VITRINE Residency Exhibition

    Aug 21 - Sep 13, 2014

    VITRINE residency offers four artists the space, support and opportunity to make work towards an exhibition at the gallery in August 2014.

  • Ends September 14th 2014

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    Halcyon Gallery

    144-146 New Bond Street  / +442071007144 / halcyongallery.com
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm, Sun 11am to 5pm

    Dale Chihuly, Lorenzo Quinn, Donald Sultan, John Bauer Summer Exhibition

    Jul 22 - Sep 14, 2014

    Halcyon Gallery presents their Summer Exhibition showcasing four contemporary artists;Dale Chihuly, Lorenzo Quinn, John Bauer, Donald Sultan

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    South London Gallery

    65 - 67 Peckham Road  / +442077036120 / southlondongallery.org
    Tue 11am to 6pm, Wed 11am to 9pm, Thu - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Last Seen Entering The Biltmore

    Jun 26 - Sep 14, 2014

    A group exhibition which brings together new commissions and existing works that summon ideas of artifice reminiscent of stage sets...

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    South London Gallery

    65 - 67 Peckham Road  / +442077036120 / southlondongallery.org
    Tue 11am to 6pm, Wed 11am to 9pm, Thu - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Julia Crabtree and William Evans Antonio Bay

    Jun 7 - Sep 14, 2014

    Following six months as the Nina Stewart Artists-in-Residence in the SLG’s Outset Artists’ Flat...

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    Transition Gallery

    Unit 25a Regent Studios, 8 Andrews Road  / +442072544202 / transitiongallery.co.uk
    Fri - Sun 12pm to 6pm

    Laura Hinrichsmeyer / Anna Rettl / Anna Schachinger / Isaac Willis Language Fails

    Aug 23 - Sep 14, 2014 Reception: Fri Aug 22 6pm

    Language Fails examines painting’s intrinsic qualities where written language falls short.

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    Whitechapel Gallery

    77 - 82 Whitechapel High Street  / +442075227888 / whitechapelgallery.org
    Tue - Wed 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 9pm, Fri - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Whitechapel Gallery presents exhibitions and collections of modern and contemporary art. Please contact Gallery for more information.

    Stephen Willats Stephen Willats: Concerning Our Present Way of Living

    Mar 4 - Sep 14, 2014

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    Whitechapel Gallery

    77 - 82 Whitechapel High Street  / +442075227888 / whitechapelgallery.org
    Tue - Wed 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 9pm, Fri - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Giulio Paolini Giulio Paolini: To Be or Not to Be MUST SEE

    Jul 9 - Sep 14, 2014

    Major survey of Italian artist Giulio Paolini (b. 1940, lives and works in Turin)

  • Ends September 19th 2014

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    Ben Brown Fine Arts | London

    12 Brook's Mews  / +442077348888 / benbrownfinearts.com
    Mon - Fri 11am to 6pm, Sat 10:30am to 2:30pm

    Ben Brown Fine Arts is an established high-end gallery specialising in contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.

    CANDIDA HÖFER CANDIDA HÖFER: Villa Borghese

    Jun 25 - Sep 19, 2014