Museum & Gallery Exhibitions

 

Upcoming exhibitions and shows at various galleries and museums, orginised in order of closing date. All in London unless otherwise noted. Last updated February 2018.

Image result for charles 1 exhibition Charles I: King and Collector
Royal Academy, until 18 April. Reuniting Charles I’s magnificent collection of  great masterpieces for the first time since his execution in 1649.
 Screenshot 2018-01-14 at 5.53.51 PM.png Andreas Gursky
Hayward Gallery, until 22 April. Large-scale pictures that portray emblematic sites and scenes of the global economy and contemporary life.
 Screenshot 2018-01-14 at 3.26.49 PM.png T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion
Fashion and Textile Museum, until 6 May. The history, culture and subversion of the most affordable and popular item of clothing on the planet.
 Image result for listen 140 years of recorded sound Listen: 140 years of recorded sound
British Library, until 13 May. Step into listening booths to hear an eclectic mix of sounds from the library’s archive.
Image result for Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography
National Portrait Gallery, 1 March – 20 May. Major exhibition exploring the bridge between the art of the past and the art of the future in Victorian photography.
Image result for 2018 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year Royal Observatory Greenwich Insight Astronomy Photo of the Year
Royal Observatory Greenwich, now until 22 July. Spectacular images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.
Screenshot 2018-01-14 at 6.20.31 PM.png Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics from 2008 to 2018. 
Design Museum, 28 March – 18 August. Exploring methods to construct and communicate political messages over the past ten years.
 Image result for teeth wellcome collection Teeth
Wellcome Collection, 17 May – 18 September.
All human life is reflected in a toothy grin.
 Winifred Knights, ‘The Deluge’ 1920 Aftermath: Art in the Wake of World War One
Tate Britain, 5 June – 18 September.
How artists responded to the physical and psychological scars left on Europe.
 Image result for diana her fashion story Diana: Her Fashion Story
Kensington Palace, until 29 February 2019. The Princess’s demure, romantic outfits of the 1980s to the glamour and confidence of her later life.