OCTOBER 2017 GALLERIES 47 PUBLIC GALLERIES Highlighting exhibitions in public spaces around the UK See area listings for full details BARBICAN ART GALLERY, LONDON Basquiat: Boom for Real. Sep 21–Jan 28. Map 28 COMPTON VERNEY, WARKS Quentin Blake: Inside Stories. Oct 21–Dec 17. Map 7 ESTORICK COLLECTION, LONDON Poor Art Arte Povera – Italian Influences, British Responses. Until Dec 17. Map 28 FRUITMARKET GALLERY, EDINBURGH Jac Leirner: Add it up. Until Oct 22. Map 5 GUILDFORD HOUSE GALLERY, GUILDFORD My Taste of Art. Until Oct 26. Map 14 LEAMINGTON SPA ART GALLERY, WARKS The Benevolent Despot: Alderman Alfred Holt (1858-1943). Until Jan 7. Map 7 LEIGHTON HOUSE MUSEUM, LONDON Former home and studio of Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton. Map 19 NATIONAL GALLERY, LONDON Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell. Until May 7. Map 27 PALLANT HOUSE GALLERY, CHICHESTER David Bomberg. Oct 21–Feb 4. Map 14 PETWORTH HOUSE & PARK, PETWORTH William Blake: In Sussex – Visions of Albion. Jan 13–Mar 25. Map 14 ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, LONDON Matisse in the Studio. Until Nov 11. Map 24 SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY, EDINBURGH See gallery website for details. Map 5 SCOTTISH NATIONAL GALLERY OF MODERN ART EDINBURGH True to Life: British Realist Painting in the 1920s and 1930s. Until Oct 29. Map 5 SCOTTISH NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY, EDINBURGH Looking Good: The Male Gaze from Van Dyck to Lucian Freud. Until Oct 29. Map 5 TATE BRITAIN, LONDON Rachel Whiteread. Until Jan 21. Map 21 TATE MODERN, LONDON Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power. Until Oct 22. Map 26 THELMA HULBERT GALLERY, HONITON Frances Hatch: Red Earth Under My Nails. Until Oct 28. Map 10 12 STAR GALLERY, LONDON 100 Wishes from Finland. Oct 4–27. Map 21 VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM, LONDON Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion. Until Feb 18. Map 21 ONLINE GALLERIES Businesses operating principally on the Internet HENRY MILLER FINE ART Walthamstow, East London A curated collection of works focusing on the male form, in media including paintings, drawings, prints and photography. 17th century to the present. Francis West engravings. Until Oct 6 at The Coningsby Gallery, see Bloomsbury map. *ad daily viewing by appt t 020 8509 2044, m 07769 700290 ILLUSTRATION ART GALLERY Original illustration art from books, magazines, newspapers and comics at affordable prices. t 020 8768 0022 THE INFINITE GALLERY Rosemary Clunie. P rints GB. com Dedicated site promoting the work of artists working in print. Featuring: Jane Bristowe, Emma Clark, Paula Cox, Colin Gale, Vincent Jackson, Elaine Newman, Susie Perring, Melvyn Petterson, Sonia Rollo, Chris Salmon. *ad t 01372 842879 SAMUEL ROBSON FINE ART Specialising in Modern British Paintings and Sculptures. t 07894 086836 TALISMAN FINE ART Symbolist Art, Art Nouveau, Deco, mainly on paper (1860-1940). t 07764 578130 VICTOR ARWAS GALLERY Editions Graphiques Ltd, London Original graphics, drawings, paintings, 1880–1960. Art Nouveau and Art Deco Applied Arts and graphics. Books by Victor Arwas. t 020 7499 2658 THE WHITLEY ART GALLERY Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Ireland (viewing by appointment) Original Prints and Drawings, Japanese Woodblocks, Contemporary Artists and Photographers. t 00353 1 2829915