Galleries - September 2015

T H E M A L L C O N S T I T U T I O N H I L L B I R D CA G E W ALK M O TCO M B S T S Q B E L G R A V E P I M L I C O R O A D R O Y A L H O S P I T A L R D B U C K I N G H A M P A L A C E R O A D L Y A L L S TRE E T E C CLE STO N S T E B U R Y S T B EL G R A VE R O A D L U P U S S T R E E T R E G E N C Y S T J O H N I S L I P S T E A TO N TCE P EL H A M S L O A N E A V E M I L N E R S T P O N T S T W A LT O N S TR EET R I N G T O N R D D R A Y C O T T A V E G R O S V E N O R P L V A U X H A L L B R I D G E R O A D M I L L B A N K K S LOANE S TREET C H E L S E A B R I D V I C T O R I A S T R E E T K E N S I N G T O N R O A D E X H I B I T I O N R O A D W E L L R O A D Q U E E N 'S G ATE F U L H A M R O A D B R O M P T O N R O A D D B R O M P T O N R D K I N G ' S R O A D HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT BUCKINGHAM PALACE ST JAMES'S PARK a g f b e d c Victoria Sloane Square Pimlico Knightsbridge S.Kensington Westminster a CADOGAN CONTEMPORARY 87 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3LD Louise Balaam. Sep 14–28. Intensely atmospheric canvasses relating to the English Landscape tradition, invigorated by her immediate emotional responses to the natural world. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 11–6, or by appt t 020 7581 5451 b CRANE KALMAN 178 Brompton Road, London SW3 1HQ Tessa Newcomb. Sep 10–Oct 10. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat by appt t 020 7584 7566 c LONG & RYLE 4 John Islip Street, London SW1P 4PX Su Blackwell: Dwelling. Sep 17–Oct 9. Blackwell’s book-sculptures explore the theme of‘dwelling’. They are inspired by the folk stories from the pages they are carved from, but they also operate on a personal level. PV Sep 16, 6–8. Tue–Fri 10–5.30, Sat 11–2 t 020 7834 1434 t @longandryle f Long&RyleGallery d OSBORNE STUDIO GALLERY 2 Motcomb Street, London SW1X 8JU The Horse in Art 2015. Sep 21–29. *ad An annual open exhibition hosted by the Society ofEquestrian Artists to promote the work ofestablished, and up and coming, equestrian artists. Also showing at Museum of the Horse, Tuxford, Aug 31–Sep 15. See North map. t 030 0011 0185 f TheSocietyofEquestrianArtists The Osborne Studio Gallery specialises in Contemporary Sporting, Landscape and Figurative Paintings and Bronzes. Mon–Fri 10–6, Sat 11–5, Sun by appt t 020 7235 9667 e TATE BRITAIN Millbank, London SW1P 4RG Christina Mackie. Until Oct 18. A new installation inspired by her interest in pigments and the use of colour. Fighting History. Until Sept 13. Celebrating the enduring significance and emotional power ofBritish history painting through the ages. Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World. Until Oct 25. The first London museum retrospective ofthe work ofBarbara Hepworth since 1968. daily 10–6 t 020 7887 8888 f 12 STAR GALLERY Europe House, 32 SmithSquare London SW1P 3EU 1615: Power, politics and performance at the heart of Europe. Until Sep 11. Organised by the V&A and the Prado Museum. Czech Houses. Sep 16–25. Focused on family housing, the highlight ofcontemporary Czech architecture, the exhibition presents 33 exceptional designs by 33 architectural studios. Organised by MAP 20 LONDON KNIGHTSBRIDGE & BELGRAVIA SEPTEMBER 2015 GALLERIES 39 the Czech Centre London. A Portrait of Europe. Sep 30–Oct 9. The IMOS Foundation, a small UK arts charity, sent artists to paint the portraits oftheir EU compatriots; the result is a brilliant exhibition which tethers the notion ofa greater Europe to its people. Mon–Fri 10–6 t 020 7973 1992 g VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL What is Luxury? Until Sep 27. V&A and Crafts Council exhibition showcasing exceptional design and craftsmanship. Captain Linnaeus Tripe: Photographer of India and Burma, 1852–1860. Until Oct 11. Shoes: Pleasure and Pain. Until Jan 31. The transformative power of footwear over the last 2000 years. Men’s and women’s footwear from key designers and famous wearers. £12 & concs. daily 10–5.45, & 10–10 every Fri free admn, separate charges may apply t 020 7942 2000 Ty Best Nissler coffee table marble & hand cast bronze Willer (see listing on map 18)