Galleries - April 2011

43. GALLERIES APRIL 11 and dark combine with a mastery of composition. Mon–Sat 10–7.30 inclusive t 020 7620 1322/24 f 020 7928 9469 i LONDON GLASSBLOWING STUDIO & GALLERY 62-66 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3UD Launch of Craft and Design Month. Apr 21–May 14. An exhibition featuring Peter Layton plus invited artists workingin a range of craft media: Architectural Jewellery by Vicki Ambery-Smith, bespoke luggage by Sarah Williams and ceramics by Tony Laverick. At The London GlassblowingStudio and Gallery the ancient craft of glassblowing can be viewed daily throughout the year, and a wide range of beautiful glass objects can be purchased for a special gift. Mon–Sat 10–6 tube London Bridge t 020 7403 7778 j SKYLARK GALLERIES - Artist-Run 1.09 Oxo Tower Wharf (first floor riverside), London SE1 9PH Tue–Sun 11–6 t 020 7401 9666 1 Gabriel’s Wharf, SE1 9PP Daily 11–6 t 020 7928 4005 Two friendly galleries on London’s South Bank present an excitingrange of contemporary paintings, prints, ceramics, sculpture and photography. Admn free. k SOUTHBANK PRINTMAKERS Unit 12, Gabriel’s Wharf, (near the Oxo Tower) 56 Upper Ground, London SE1 9PP Showingthe work of leadingcontemporary Printmakers. Artists in Focus: Chris Salmon. Mar 28–Apr 10. Susan Short. Apr 11–24. PhilipSolly. Apr 25–May 8. Mon–Fri 11.30–5.30, Sat/Sun 10–7 tube Southwark, Waterloo t 020 7928 8184 l STUDIO SIENKO GALLERY 57A Lant Street, London SE1 1QN The Art of the Polish Poster – and its Greatest Masters. Until end of April. A changing exhibition from an extensive collection. Mon–Fri 11–5.30 or by appt tube Borough (1 minute) t 020 7403 1353 m TATE MODERN Bankside, London SE1 9TG Gabriel Orozco. Until Apr 25. This retrospective of the Mexican artist (b.1962) is the largest presentation of his work in the UK. Admn £10, concs £8.50. The Unilever Series: Ai Weiwei. Until Apr 25. Admn free. ‘Sunflower Seeds’ by renowned Chinese artist. Out of Place. Until Apr 15. Admn free. Cevdet Erek (Turkey), Ion Grigorescu (Romania), Hrair Sarkissian (Syria), Ahlam Shibli (Palestine). Sun–Thurs10–6, Fri–Sat 10–10 t 020 7887 8888 (please call for advance tickets and information) n UNIT 24 GALLERY Taking Art to the Drycleaners 24 Great Guildford Street, London SE1 0FD ‘Threads’. Exhibition until Apr 15. Artists Gioj De Marco, Pawel Wlocial and Linas Domarackas have chosen iconic ‘markers’ of history as objects to their deconstructive experiments. t 020 3129 2924 John Crossley Southern Call oil on paper on board 2010 Into the Light New work by John Crossley 15 April–15 May BICHA 7 Gabriel’s Wharf South Bank London SE1 9PP @ two goats