Galleries - August 2015

d MAYOR GALLERY 21 Cork Street, First Floor, London W1S 3LZ Gallery closed during August, reopening Sep 2. Mon–Fri 10–5.30 t 020 7734 3558 t @MayorGallery. e MESSUM’S 28 Cork Street, London W1S 3NG Start A Collection. Aug 13–15. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 10–4 t 020 7437 5545 f REDFERN GALLERY 20 Cork Street, London W1S 3HL William Gear (1915–1997): A Centenary Exhibition. Until Sep 5. The Redfern Gallery is holding an important exhibition to mark the centenary of William Gear to run concurrently to a retrospective at Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, and the release of a major new monograph by Andrew Lambirth. Mon–Fri 11–5.30, Sat 11-2 t 020 7734 1732 g ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1 Summer Exhibition. Until Aug 16. Admn £13.50, concs available, u-16 and RA Friends free. EileenCooper RA: Hide and Seek. Drawings. Until Aug 23. Admn £11.50, concs available, u-16 and RA Friends free. Daily 10–6, Fri until 10 t 020 7300 5760/5761/8000 h WADDINGTON CUSTOT GALLERIES 11 Cork Street, London W1S 3LT Gallery closed Aug 15–Sep 1. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 10–1.30 t 020 7851 2200 C O R K ST R E E T R LIN G T O N ST LE ROW AL B EMAR L E S T DO V E R B U R L I N G T O N G D N OLD BOND STREET B U R L I N G O LD BUR L I N G T O N S T V I B U R L I N G T O N G D N S C L I F F O R D S T CO R K S T R E E T SAVIL E ROW A L BEM N EW B OND ST O L D R E G E N T ROYAL ACADEMY a g h c f e b d ? ALLA BULYANSKAYA GALLERY Presents original art works – Paintings, Graphics and Sculpture by Russia’s most highly esteemed artists. viewing by appt only m 07915 383073, 07412 919808 a BROWSE & DARBY 19 Cork Street, London W1S 3LP Gallery Artists. Until Sep 3. New work from Robert Dukes, Andy Pankhurst, Janie Patterson, Susan Wilson, Julian Bailey, Anthony Eyton, Elizabeth Blackadder, Thomas Lamb, Endellion Lycett Green, James Lloyd, Timothy Betjeman and more. Mon–Fri 10–5.30 t 020 7734 7984 t @BrowseandDarby b DADIANI FINE ART 30 Cork street, London W1S 3NG Off Kilter – The Age of Oil: mixed summer show. Until Sep 7. Celebrating the oil painting in contemporary art; an abating practice reigned over by technology and conceptual art. An exhibition which aims to revive the archaic practice in the contemporary hand. Mon–Fri 10.30–6, Sat 11–3 t 020 7287 3717 c ESKENAZI 10 Clifford Street, London W1S 2LJ Specialists in Chinese works of art. Mon–Fri 9.30–5.30 t 020 7493 5464 d FLOWERS 21 Cork Street, London W1S 3LZ SimonRoberts: National Property. Until Aug 8. A new series of photographs of heritage sites and scenic spots around England, exploring how the nation interacts with the landscape. tube Oxford Circus, Green Park see also City/Islington map Mon–Sat 10–6 t 020 7439 7766 t @flowersgallery 46 GALLERIES AUGUST 2015 MAP 22 LONDON CORK STREET on the COVER James Morrison at The Scottish Gallery Talking to a friend about a Morrison painting her mother had bought some years ago she told me about a visit to his studio just after the painter had returned from the Arctic – 'the whole studio was filled with huge paintings of the cold sea and blue icebergs, it was quite amazing . . .' Morrison was born and studied in Glasgow, was senior lecturer at Dundee's College of Art before quitting to paint full time in the 70s. As one of Scotland's favourite artists his work, of predominantly local landscapes, is to be found in many collections corporate, private and royal. C M