Museum & Gallery Exhibitions

 

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

Related image Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde.  Barbican, until 27 January. Featuring the biggest names in Modern Art, Modern Couples explores creative relationships, across painting, sculpture, photography, design and literature.
Image result for ra klimt schiele Klimt / Schiele: Drawings from the Albertina Museum, Vienna.  Royal Academy of Arts, until 3 February.
See rare and fragile drawings by Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, offering intimate insights into their artistic relationship and differing creative processes. 
 Image result for diana her fashion story Diana: Her Fashion Story  Kensington Palace, until 29 February. The Princess’s demure, romantic outfits of the 1980s to the glamour and confidence of her later life.
Image result for martin parr photography Only Human: Photographs by Martin Parr  National Portrait Gallery, 7 March – 27 May. The exhibition will include portraits of people from around the world, with a special focus on Parr’s wry observations of Britishness, including new works which reveal Parr’s take on the social climate in Britain in the aftermath of the EU referendum.
Related image Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams  V&A Museum, 2 February – 29 July. Spanning 1947 to the present day, this exhibition will trace the history and impact of one of the 20th century’s most influential couturiers, exploring the enduring influence of the fashion house, and Dior’s relationship with Britain.
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Mary Quant  V&A Museum, April 2019 – April 2020. From miniskirts and hot pants to vibrant tights and makeup, discover how Mary Quant launched a fashion revolution on the British high street, with over 200 garments and accessories, including unseen pieces from the designer’s personal archive.