Galleries - May 2015

b MACDOUGALL ARTS 30a Charles II Street, London SW1Y 4AE Severity of Style. May 1–4, 11–6. Russian realist artists of the second half of the 20th century. Auctionof RussianArt. Wed Jun 3, 10.30. Pre-auction exhibition May 22, 26–Jun 2. t 020 7389 8160 c MALL GALLERIES The Mall (nrTrafalgarSquare), London SW1 The Art of a Nation. May 13–31. *ad Irish works from the incomparable, award winning collections of Allied Irish Banks and Crawford Art Gallery in Cork. The first major exhibition in London for 30 years that celebrates the story of Irish art from 1900 to present day. With paintings, photography, tapestry and sculpture, this exhibition includes 70 works by many of Ireland’s greatest artists. Daily 10–5, closes 1pm on last day t 020 7930 6844 d THE NATIONAL GALLERY Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN Inventing Impressionism. Until May 31. Discover how Paul Durand-Ruel realised the potential of a group of young artists at a time when they struggled to be accepted, and created the modern art market in the process. Frames in focus: Sansovino Frames. Until Sep 13. Enabling visitors to realise how frames transform the way we look at paintings and to appreciate them as artworks in their own right. El Greco at the National Gallery. Until Aug 2. El Greco’s alterpiece, The Crucifixion with Two Donors, on loan from the Musée du Louvre Paris, alongside the National Gallery’s El Greco works. Daily 10–6, Fri until 9 t 020 7747 2885 Gallery Information e PANTER & HALL 11–12 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5LU Sam Toft: One Man and his Dog. Until May 15. Latest despatches from the gently humorous world of Mr Mustard and his menagerie of pets. Edward Beale. May 13–29. Powerful landscapes and still life paintings by the South London based artist Edward Beale. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 11–2 t 020 7399 9999 K I N G ST HA L L S T C O CK SP U R S T N O RTH UMBER LA N D A VE . OL D COMP TO N B EA K S T R EG E N T J E R MYN STREET CARLTON HSE. TER. H A Y M A R K E T W HI T E HA L L THE MA L L P A L L M A L L B E D F O R D S T FL O R A L S T S A I N T M A R T I N 'S LA N E S H EL TO N BOW S TRE D EET E E T L EX I NGT O N S T C H A R I N G C R O S S R O A D B REWER ST L O N G A C R E E T S H A F T E S B U R Y A V E S T R A N D S P I C C A D I L L Y V I C T O R I A E M B A N K M S T Covent Garde ccadilly Circus Leicester Square Charing Cross Embank Trafalgar Square e c d a b MAP 28 LONDON TRAFALGAR SQ MAY 2015 GALLERIES 49 “A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE OVER 70 IMPORTANT WORKS OF IRISH ART FROM ALOYSIUS O’KELLY TO SEAN SCULLY IN LONDON.” THE ART OF A NATION IRISH WORKS FROM THE ALLIED IRISH BANKS AND CRAWFORD ART GALLERY COLLECTIONS EXHIBITION OPEN 13 to 31 May Admission Free Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1 Image: Shane Blount, It’s a Blue Giraffe (detail) 2a George Street Kingsclere Newbury RG20 5NQ 01635 298855 07970 057789 Jenna Burlingham fine art Peter Joyce ‘Moving South’ 6-10 May 2015 The solo show, Peter’s first London exhibition for four years, will be held at Gallery 8, 8 Duke Street, St James’s, London SW1Y 6BN Wednesday - Friday 10am - 6pm Saturday 10am - 4pm Sunday 11am - 3pm