Galleries - May 2011

53. GALLERIES MAY 11 Stephen Farthing RA and Chantal Joffe. Mon–Fri 10–5, Sat/Sun 10–3, closed BHols t 020 7654 0171 i LLEWELLYN ALEXANDER GALLERY 124–126 The Cut, Waterloo, SE1 8LN (opp The Old Vic) (Gallery Closed BHol Mon May 2.) Bruce Yardley: One Man Show. May 3–24. Important British figurative oil painter of landscapes and cityscapes as well as intimate interiors and still lifes. A fluent painterly style inspired by the tradition of English Impressionism. Mon–Sat 10–7.30 inclusive t 020 7620 1322/24 f 020 7928 9469 j LONDON GLASSBLOWING STUDIO & GALLERY 62-66 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3UD London Glassblowing Studio and Gallery is hosting the launch of Craft and Design Month with an exhibition that showcases a wide range of work by some the UK’s most talented designers working with glass, ceramics, silver, wood, leather and textiles. Ends May 14 . Mon–Sat 10–6 tube London Bridge t 020 7403 7778 k MENIER GALLERY Menier Chocolate Factory, 51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU Zoia Skoropadenko and Clem Chambers: ‘Torso and Fractals’. May 24–28. *ad t 020 7407 3222 (gallery) l SKYLARK GALLERIES - Artist-Run 1.09 Oxo Tower Wharf (first floor riverside), 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 exciting range of contemporary paintings, prints, ceramics, sculpture and photography. Admn free. At Affordable Art Fair Bristol , Temple Meads, Bristol BS1 6HQ, Stand B7, May 13–15. m SOUTHBANK PRINTMAKERS Unit 12, Gabriel’s Wharf, (near the Oxo Tower) 56 Upper Ground, SE1 9PP Gallery showing the work of leading contemporary Printmakers. Artists in Focus: Philip Solly. Apr 25–May 8. Colin Moore. May 9–22. Minako Oka. May 23–Jun 5. Mon–Fri 11.30–6.30, Sat/Sun 10–8 tube Southwark, Waterloo t 020 7928 8184 n STUDIO SIENKO GALLERY 57A Lant Street, SE1 1QN ‘We Are All in the Same Boat’ –exhibition of action work by Dutch artist Boudewijn Payens, following his creative work with contaminated people in Chernobyl. May 12 until end of June. *ad Mon–Fri 11–5.30 or by appt tube Borough (1 minute) t 020 7403 1353 o TATE MODERN Bankside, SE1 9TG Miró. Apr 14–Sep 11. Admn £15.50, concs £13.50, Tate Members Free. Photography: New Documentary Forms. May 1–Mar 31. Admn Free. Burke + Norfolk: Photographs from the War in Afghanistan. May 6–Jul 10. Admn Free. Diane Arbus. May 16–Mar 31. Admn Free. Taryn Simon. May 25–Nov 6. Admn Free. Sun–Thurs 10–6, Fri–Sat 10–10 t 020 7887 8888 (advance tickets and information) p UNIT 24 GALLERY 24 Great Guildford Street, SE1 0FD ‘Circuit’ by James Hutchinson. Apr 20–May 26. James Hutchinson’s selection of recent paintings, prints, animations and sculptures which are the result of using the mobile phone as an artistic medium. Mon–Wed 8–5, Thur/Fri 8–6 t 020 3129 2924 k UNITED SOCIETY OF ARTISTS at Menier Gallery Chocolate Factory, 51 Southwark Street, SE1 1RU 90th Annual Open Exhibition. May 17–21. *ad A chance for artists to showcase their work for sale and for collectors to buy original art at realistic prices. *ad (See ad for Call for Entries and Membership.) Tue, Wed, Sat 11–6, Thur/Fri 11–8 t 020 7407 3222 (gallery) Boudewijn Payens from action in Chernobyl ‘We are all in the same Boat’ at STUDIO SIENKO GALLERY. 12 May untill end June