Events

DON’T MISS

27 April — 25 June 2017

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James Dawe: Beautiful Glorious Chaos
The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH, UK

27 April — 20 August 2017

Pawel Althamer, Self-portrait as the Billy-Goat, 2011

ISelf Collection: Self-portrait as the Billy Goat
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Pawel Althamer, Self-portrait as the Billy-Goat, 2011. Photo: Bartosz Stawiarski.

28 — 29 April 2017

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SLG Children’s Book Fair
South London Gallery, 65-67 Peckham Road, London SE5 8UH, UK

28 April — 25 August 2017

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Picasso: Minotaurs and Matadors
Gagosian, 20 Grosvenor Hill, London W1K 3QD, UK

Above: Picasso wearing a bull’s head intended for bullfighter’s training, La Californie, Cannes, 1959. Photo by Edward Quinn.

28 April 2017 —

Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Oil and graphite pencil on composition board, 24 1/8 × 20 1/8in. (61.3 × 51.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 58.63

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

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ONGOING

to 30 April 2017

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Artiste Italiane: Women Artists of Italian heritage
Italian American Museum, 155 Mulberry Street, New York, NY 10013, US

Above: design by Louise Fili.

See ‘Reputations: Louise Fili’ in Eye 87.

to 30 April 2017

Dziga Vertov: Enthousiasm: Symphony of the Donbas (1931)

Constructing the new man
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of the Russian Revolution in a presentation featuring posters, printed matter, films and art.
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Above: Dziga Vertov, Enthousiasm: SymphonY of the Donbas, 1931.

to 30 April 2017

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Harold Feinstein: The early years (1940s-1950s), contagious optimism
Galerie Thierry Bigaignon, Hôtel de Retz, 9 rue Charlot, Paris III, France

Above: Harold Feinstein, Coney Island Teenagers, 1949. © Harold Feinstein. Courtesy Galerie Thierry Bigaignon.

to 30 April 2017

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Linda Kitson: Drawings and Projects
House of Illustrations, Quentin Blake Gallery, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Linda Kitson, Falklands crashed plane, 1982. © Linda Kitson.

to 30 April 2017

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Merce Cunningham: Common Time
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Above: Charles Atlas, still from Merce by Merce by Paik Part One: Blue Studio: Five Segments, 1975–76. © Charles Atlas. Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine.

See ‘Dance on the spot’ in Eye 89.

to 7 May 2017

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Willy Fleckhaus. Design – Revolt – Rainbow

MK&G (Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg), Steintorplatz, 20099 Hamburg, Germany

See Stephen Coates’s review, ‘A single-minded design director’, in the latest issue of Eye magazine.

Above: cover of Twen no. 12, 1963.

to 7 May 2017

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Post-Peace
This exhibition questions how war and peace appear today with works by artists who united by common expressions of danger, fear, and the feeling of disorientation created by mass media’s multiple versions of reality.
Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Schlossplatz 2, D - 70173 Stuttgart, Germany

Above: Still from Dorian de Rijk’ Winging It, video, 2015.

to 7 May 2017

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Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr – 2017 Exhibition
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK

Above: © Martin Parr / Magnum Photos / Rocket Gallery.

to 7 May 2017

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Marlow Moss: A Forgotten Maverick
Museum Haus Konstructiv, Selnaustrasse 25 · 8001 Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Marlow Moss, Composition White, Yellow, Blue and Black with Black Lines, 1956-57. Privatsammlung Niederlande.

to 7 May 2017

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The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Man Ray, Glass Tears (Les Larmes), 1932. Collection Elton John
© Man Ray Trust/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016.

to 7 May 2017

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The Shape of Things: Photographs from Robert B. Menschel
The Musuem of Modern Art, 11 West 53 Street, New York 10019, US

Above: Jan Groover. Untitled. 1983. Gelatin silver print. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Promised gift of Robert B. Menschel. © 2016 Jan Groover.

to 7 May 2017

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Unfamiliar Familiarities. Outside Views on Switzerland
Fotostiftung Schweiz, Rüzenstrasse 45, CH-8400 Winterthur, Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Gornergrat, Zermatt, 2016, aus dem Projekt ‘Fremdvertraut’. © Simon Roberts.

to 7 May 2017

Francesco Jodice

Francesco Jodice: Panorama
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Grüzenstrasse 44 + 45, CH-8400 Winterthur, Switzerland.

to 13 May 2017

Richard Tuttle

Richard Tuttle: The Critical Edge
Pace London, 6 Burlington Gardens, London W1S 3ET, UK

to 13 May 2017

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À la recherche du punk perdu: images, memories and the 1970s
University of Suffolk, Waterfront Building, 19 Neptune Quay,
Ipswich IP4 1QJ, UK

to 13 May 2017

Clare Newton: Spirit of Legends

Clare Newton: Spirit of Legends
Bucks County Museum, Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP, UK

Above: Clare Newton, Andromeda - Helena Lucas MBE.

to 14 May 2017

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Paul Elliman: As You Said
KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Auguststraße 69, 10117 Berlin-Mitte, Germany

Above: Paul Elliman, Cover Body Alive with Signals, 1987; Photocopied book, 52 pages, BW, 148 x 210mm; Courtesy the artist.

to 14 May 2017

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Jo Brocklehurst: Nobodies and Somebodies
House of Illustrations, Main Gallery, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: © Estate of Jo Brocklehurst.

to 14 May 2017

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Eduardo Paolozzi
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Eduardo Paolozzi, detail from Wittgenstein in New York (from the ‘As is When’ portfolio), 1965. Courtesy  Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. © Trustees of the Paolozzi Foundation, licensed by DACS / Eduardo Paolozzi.S

See Rick Poynor’s ‘Incisive vision’ in Eye 86.

to 21 May 2017

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De Stijl at the Stedelijk
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: Piet Mondriaan, Composition No. IV, with Red, Blue, and Yellow, 1929, coll. Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

to 28 May 2017

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The Magic Number
A Look Up exhibition at Buhler and Co, 8 Chingford Road, London E17 4PJ, UK

Above: Josie Molloy, Swoosh 2.

to 29 May 2017

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David Hockney
Tate Britain, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, UK

Above: David Hockney, Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures), 1971. © David Hockney.

to 30 May 2017

Juno Calypso The Honeymoon Suite

From Selfie to Self-Expression
Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York's HQ, King's Road, London, SW3 4RY, UK.

Above, Juno Calypso The Honeymoon Suite

to 4 June 2017

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Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
Design Museum, 224 - 238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

Above: Krasnaya niva magazine, 1 May, 1930, Ne boltai! Collection. Cover design: Valentina Kulagina.

to 4 June 2017

American Gothic

America after the Fall: Painting in the 1930s
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD, UK

to 8 June 2017

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Spring 2017: Information Design
Lecture series: Stefanie Posavec, Onlab, Catalogtree, YAAY, Joost Grootens, Hahn + Zimmermann.
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst FHNW, Freilager-Platz 1 in Basel statt. Raum D 1.04. Switzerland.

to 11 June 2017

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Wolfgang Tillmans
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Wolfgang Tillmans, paper drop Prinzessinnenstrasse, 2014. © Wolfgang Tillmans.

to 11 June 2017

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Nous Vous: Three Men in a Boat
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: © Nous Vous.

to 11 June 2017

Dana Lixenberg

Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2017
Works from the four shortlisted artists — Sophie Calle, Dana Lixenberg, Awoiska van der Molen and Taiyo Onorato and Nico Krebs — will be on display. The winner will be announced during the exhibition run.
The Photographers’ Gallery, 16 - 18 Ramillies St, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: Dana Lixenberg Wilteysha, 1993 © Dana Lixenberg Courtesy of the artist and Grimm, Amsterdam.

to 18 June 2017

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MCA DNA: Riot Grrrls
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, US

Above: Mary Heilmann, Metropolitan, 1999. Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, gift of Mary and Earle Ludgin by exchange. © 1999 Mary Heilmann. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

to 19 June 2017

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Mutations-Créations / Imprimer le monde
A group exhibition including work by A2-Type and New North Press, Erwan and Ronan Bouroullec, and Skylar Tibbits and Christophe Guberan (Self-assembly Lab, MIT), among many others.
Centre Pompidou, Place Georges Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France

Above: © Heather Dewey-Hagborg.

to 24 June 2017

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Postponed Futures
GRAD: Gallery for Russian and Eastern European Arts and Design, 3-4a Little Portland Street, London W1W 7JB, UK

Above: Cover design from series ‘Working Library’.

to 25 June 2017

Terunobu Fujimori, Leek House, 1997. Photo Akihisa Masuda

The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK.

Above, Terunobu Fujimori, Leek House, 1997. Photo Akihisa Masuda

to 25 June 2017

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Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond
Museum of Science and Industry, Liverpool Road, Manchester M3 4FP, UK

Above: Exhibition graphics by LucienneRoberts+.

to 26 June 2017

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Gern Modern? Living Concepts for Berlin after 1945
Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge, Oranienstraße 25, D-10999 Berlin, Germany

Above: Georg A. Neidenberger, Advertising graphic for the firm Bosch from the catalog for the International Building Exhibition (Interbau) Berlin, 1957. Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge.

to 9 July 2017

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Grunts and Grapples
Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, Waterdale, Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN1 3BU, UK

to 9 July 2017

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Take a Holiday!: 100th anniversary of Switzerland Tourism
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96,
8005 Zürich, Switzerland.

to 16 July 2017

The Valley (detail), 2006, by Kelli Connell (Purchased with funds contributed by Nancy Lassalle, 2012-69-1) © Kelli Connell

Another Way of Telling: Women Photographers from the Collection
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130, US

Above: Kelli Connell, The Valley (detail), 2006 (Purchased with funds contributed by Nancy Lassalle, 2012-69-1), © Kelli Connell.

to 30 July 2017

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The Rolling Stones: Exhibitionism
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, US

to 15 August 2017

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Another Russia: Post-Soviet Printmaking
Victoria and Albert Museum, Gallery 88a, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK.

 

to 20 August 2017

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The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2 East 91st Street, New York City, NY 10128, US

Above: Letterpress poster for ITF Internationale tentoonstelling op filmgebied (International Film Exhibition), 1928, designed by Piet Zwart. Photo: Matt Flynn © Smithsonian Institution.

to 20 August 2017

Paul Nash, The Rye Marshes, 1932, oil on canvas Ferens Art Gallery: Hull Museums.

Paul Nash
Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art, UEA, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK

Above: Paul Nash, The Rye Marshes, 1932, Ferens Art Gallery: Hull Museums.

to 27 August 2017

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Design graphique: les dernieres acquisitions
The exhibition will include works by Frédéric Teschner, Pierre di Sciullo, Les Graphiquants, Jocelyn Cottencin, M/M (Paris), deValence, Fanette Mellier, Change is good, Irma Boom, H5 and Yorgo Tloupas.
Les Arts Décoratifs, 107, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

See ‘Reputations: Irma Boom’ in Eye 88 and ‘Small, mobile, intelligent units’ in Eye 12.

to 3 September 2017

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Never Going Underground: The Fight for LGBT+ Rights
People’s History Museum, Left Bank, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3ER, UK

to 16 September 2017

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Nomadic Traces: Typographic Journeys
Dar Bellarj Foundation, 9 Toualat Zaouiat Lahdar,
facing the Medersa Ben Youssef, Médina of Marrakech, Morocco

to 17 September 2017

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Chris Beekman, De Stijl Defector
Exhibition of the work of De Stijl artist Chris Beekman, one of the most politically active artists affiliated with this movement.
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Above: Chris Beekman, Compositie, 1920, coll. Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

to 23 September 2017

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Marc Quinn: Drawn from Life
Sir John Soane’s Museum, 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3BP, UK

to 1 October 2017

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Queer British Art 1861–1967
Tate Britain, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, UK

Above: Duncan Grant, Bathing, 1911. © Tate.

30 March 2017 —

Brendan Dawes: Fermata
A new digital art installation, open Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm.
Bruntwood’s Neo building, ground floor, Charlotte Street, Manchester M1 4ET, UK

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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APRIL 2017

29 April — 30 September 2017

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Na Kim: Red Yellow Blue
RIOT Gallery, Dendermondsesteenweg 80, B-9000 Gent, Belgium

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MAY 2017

2 — 6 May 2017

How Design Live 2017
Speakers include Kelli Anderson, Seymour Chwast and Natasha Jen.
Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, US

2 May — 20 May 2017

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100 Days of Trump, the Year of Brexit … And Boris

Chris Beetles Gallery, 8 & 10 Ryder Street, London, SW1Y 6QB

A selling exhibition of the political cartoons of Peter Brookes of the Times and Matt (Matthew Pritchett) of the Telegraph. More than 120 works cover Donald Trump’s elevation to the US presidency, plus Brexit, the Oscars, rail strikes, courgette shortages and the UK’s ‘Snap Election’.

See ‘Permanent opposition’, Martin Colyer’s profile of Peter Brookes in the latest Eye no. 93 vol. 24. Below: photo of Brookes working in his Times office by Philip Sayer.

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2 May — 24 June 2017

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Diane Arbus: In the Park
Lévy Gorvy, 909 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10021, US

Above: Diane Arbus, Girl and boy, Washington Square Park, N.Y.C., 1965, © The Estate of Diane Arbus.

3 — 26 May 2017

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Into Print: See Red Women’s Workshop
Speakers include Pru Stevenson, Suzy Mackie, Anne Robinson, Jess Baines, Richard Embray and Elinor Jansz (Four Corners Books), Claire Mason, Ruth Sykes and Teal Triggs.
St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet St, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

See Monika Parrinder’s ‘Activism follows anger’ in Eye 93.

5 — 10 May 2017

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Handsome Frank: Instabrief
ThePrintSpace gallery, 74 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London E2 8DL, UK

5 May — 1 October 2017

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Quentin Blake: The Life of Birds
House of Illustrations, Quentin Blake Gallery, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross London N1C 4BH, UK

AboveApercus Profonds, published in Figaro Litteraire supplement 2012 © Quentin Blake.

6 — 28 May 2017

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Prix Pictet: “Space” Exhibition
The Prix Pictet aims to harness the power of photography to draw global attention to issues of sustainability, especially those concerning the environment
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Sergey Ponomarev, November 16, 2015. Migrants arrive by a Turkish boat near the village of Skala, on the Greek island of Lesbos.

7 May — 20 May 2017

10 — 14 May 2017

10 May — 3 September 2017

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Philip Guston and the Poets
Gallerie Dell’Accademia, Campo della Carità, 1050 - 30123 Venice, Italy

10 May — 10 September 2017

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Giacometti
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Alberto Giacometti and his sculptures at the Venice Biennale, 1956. Archives of the Giacometti Foundation.

13 May 2017

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23 Leipziger Typotage
Themed Schrift und Erkenntnis / Writing and knowledge
Museum für Druckkunst Leipzig / Museum of the Printing Arts Leipzig, Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Druckkunst Leipzig e. V., Nonnenstraße 38, 04229 Leipzig, Germany

13 May — 6 August 2017

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Une cartographie de la recherche en design graphique
Part of the Biennale de design graphique de Chaumont.
Le Signe centre national du graphisme, 1 Place Emile Goguenheim, 52000 Chaumont, France

13 May — 24 September 2017

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Biennale de design graphique de Chaumont / Biennial of Graphic Design of Chaumont
Festival weekend 19-21 May.
Various locations, Chaumont, France

Above: poster designed by Formes Vives.

13 May — 1 October 2017

'Animals', album cover art, Roger Waters, 1977. © Pink Floyd Music Ltd

The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Album cover art for Animals, 1977.

16 May 2017

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Visions of Communism
Part of talk series as part of the ‘Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution’ exhibition.
Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

Above: Ne boltai! Collection; Gustav Klutsis, Photomontage, lithography on paper, 1924.

17 May — 24 June 2017

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Maisie Cousins
T J Boulting, 59 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EG, UK

18 May — 11 June 2017

18 May 2017

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Information design: Joost Grootens
Part of an information design lecture series. 18 May, 5:15pm.
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst FHNW, Campus der Künste Kommunikation, Freilager-Platz 1, 4023 Basel, Switzerland

19 May 2017 —

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Sounds of the City
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK

19 May — 5 August 2017

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Eduardo Paolozzi | Lance Wyman | Metro: Art at Velocity
Bloomberg Space, 50 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1HD, UK

Above: © Lance Wyman.

See ‘This is 1968 … This is Mexico’ in Eye 56 and ‘Incisive vision’ in Eye 86.

20 May 2017

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Picture Hooks Conference with Association of Illustrators & Manchester School of Art
Benzie Building, Higher Ormond Street, Manchester M15 6BG, UK

20 May — 3 September 2017

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Solution or utopia? designs for refugees
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: Yara Said, The Refugee Nation Flag. Foto: Angela Luna.

21 May 2017

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Wayzgoose
St Bride Library, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

23 — 24 May 2017

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WDCD Live: Amsterdam 2017
Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, 1019 BR Amsterdam, Netherlands

24 May — 15 October 2017

Emory Douglas, We Shall Survive Without A Doubt

California
Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

Above: Emory Douglas, We Shall Survive Without A Doubt.

25—27 May 2017

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TYPO Berlin: Wanderlust

Speakers include Erik van Blokland, Rejane dal Bello, Underware, Peter Biľak (above, from Eye 75) and calligrapher Aoi Yamaguchi. Tickets
HKW (House of World Cultures), John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin, Germany

 

25 May 2017 —

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Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms
Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Glendale Road / Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262, US

Above: Norman Rockwell, Freedom of Speech, 1943; Norman Rockwell, Freedom from Want, 1943; Norman Rockwell, Freedom of Worship, 1943; Norman Rockwell, Freedom from Fear, 1943. ©SEPS: Curtis Licensing, Indianapolis, IN.

26 May — 10 September 2017

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Anime Architecture: Backgrounds of Japan
House of Illustrations, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Background illustration for Ghost in the Shell, Hiromasa Ogura © 1995 Shirow Masamune / Kodansha · Bandai Visual · Manga Entertainment Ltd.

27 May — 4 September 2017

House Industries

House Industries: A Type of Learning
The Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, 20900 Oakwood Blvd. Dearborn, MI 48124-5029, USA.

Click here for exhibit sneak peek

27 May — 17 September 2017

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Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Towner Art Gallery, Devonshire Park, College Rd, Eastbourne BN21 4JJ, UK

Above: Eric Ravilious, Westbury House, 1939.

30 — 31 May 2017

DesignThinkers Vancouver 2017 – Perspectives
Including speakers Casey Caplowe, Vince Frost, Maria Giudice, Dana Tanamachi, Ellen Wong, &c.
Vancouver Playhouse Theatre, 600 Hamilton Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 3L4, Canada

 

30 May — 10 June 2017

Tyler Udall: Etudes

Tyler Udall: Etudes
The Little Black Gallery, 13A Park Walk, London SW10 0AJ, UK

Above: Tyler Udall, Legs for Days, 2015.

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JUNE 2017

1 June 2017

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From Sketch to Screen: How To Create Typefaces
St Bride Library, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

3 June — 1 September 2017

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Into the Unknown: A Journey through Science Fiction
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: Film still from Afronauts, Frances Bodomo (2014).

6 June — 24 September 2017

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Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave Chicago IL 60611, UK

See ‘To the letter’ in Eye 75.

Above: Takashi Murakami, Flower ball 2, 2002. © 2002 Takashi Murakami/Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

7 June — 3 September 2017

Man Ray/Marcel Duchamp, Élevage de poussière, 1920

A Handful of Dust
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Man Ray/Marcel Duchamp, Élevage de poussière, 1920, Courtesy © Succession Marcel Duchamp/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2017, © Man Ray Trust/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2017.

7 June — 10 September 2017

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Benedict Drew: The Trickle-Down Syndrome
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

10 June — 29 October 2017

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Inventing America: Rockwell and Warhol
Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Glendale Road / Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262, US

Above: Norman Rockwell, Freedom from Want, 1943, Collection of Norman Rockwell Museum, NRACT; and Andy Warhol, Campbell’s Soup Can, 1969, Collection of Williams College Museum of Art.

11 — 25 June 2017

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Summer Masters Workshop in Italy
School of Visual Arts, 209 East 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010-3994, US

Apply here.

12 — 22 June 2017

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Typographics
A two-week typography festival.
Cooper Union, 30 Cooper Sq, New York, NY 10003, US

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Skate Girls of Kabul
QM Gallery Katara, Building 10, Katara, Doha, Qatar

15 June 2017

Glug Birmingham #7: ‘Personality Types’
Speakers include Morag Myerscough, David Pearson, The Counter Press, Sarah Hyndman and Ian Barnard.
Spotlight & Mama Roux, Unit 3, Lower Trinity St, Digbeth, Birmingham B9 4AG, UK

16 — 18 June 2017

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ELCAF | East London Comics and Arts Festival 2017
Various locations including Round Chapel, 1d Glenarm Road, London E5 0LY and School Rooms, 2 Powerscroft Rd, London E5 0PU, UK

17 June 2017

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A Designer’s Universe: A Conversation with Sam Grawe, Amy Auscherman, Aleishall Girard-Maxon and Kori Girard
Cranbrook Art Museum, 39221 Woodward Ave Box 801
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303, US

Above: Design for matchboxes of the restaurant La Fonda del Sol, Alexander Girard, 1960 / Alexander Girard Estate, Vitra Design Museum.

See ‘Industrialised folk art’ in Eye 93.

17 June — 8 October 2017

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Alexander Girard: A Designer’s Universe
Cranbrook Art Museum, 39221 Woodward Ave Box 801
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303, US

Above: Alexander Girard. View of exhibition at Vitra Design Museum, room 2, 2016. Photo © Vitra Design Museum, Mark Niedermann.

See ‘Industrialised folk art’ in Eye 93.

21 June — 1 October 2017

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Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine
An exhibition of the MAK, the Vitra Design Museum, and the Design mu-
seum Gent as part of VIENNA BIENNALE 2017
MAK Exhibition Hall, MAK, Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria

23 June — September 2017

Carsten Höller

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Centro Botín, Muelle de Albareda s/n, Jardines de Pereda, 39004 Santander, Spain

23 June — 15 October 2017

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Aleksandra Mir: Space Tapestry
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Aleksandra Mir, How far from Hackney is Jupiter?, 2016.

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JULY 2017

1 July 2017

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Art Night: A free festival of contemporary art in extraordinary spaces
Audiences for Art Night 2017 will be able to experience a trail of art, architecture, dance and music from the early evening until dawn.
More information to follow.

5 July — 10 September 2017

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Franco Grignani: Art as Design 1950-1990
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, 39a Canonbury Square,
London N1 2AN, UK

Above: Franco Grignani, Grandangolare, 1965.

20 — 23 July 2017

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AUGUST 2017

25 August — 7 October 2017

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Design Studio: Processes
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Hannes Wettstein, draft, engineering drawing, and prototype for Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen, 1997–2005, © Hürlemann AG.

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SEPTEMBER 2017

7 September 2017 — 14 January 2018

Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?
Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE, UK

16 September 2017 — 2 February 2018

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TextMe: How We Live in Language
The exhibition includes work by Marian Bantjes, Louise Fili, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Milton Glaser and Oliver Jeffers, among many others.
Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree St. NE Atlanta, GA 30309, US

Above: Marian Bantjes, If I Want to Explore a New Direction Professionally, it is Helpful to Try it Out for Myself First, 2007.

See ‘Reputations: Marian Bantjes’ in Eye 72 and ‘Reputations: Louise Fili’ in Eye 87.

16 September 2017 —

LaRaza

La Raza
The exhibition examines the photography of the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza (1967-1977) and the alternative press of the Chicano Movement, positioning photography as an artistic medium and a powerful tool of social activism.
The Autry Museum in Griffith Park, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462, US

Above: Police in front of Lincoln High School, East L.A. c. 1970. La Raza Newspaper & Magazine Records. Coll. 1000. Courtesy of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center.

21 September 2017 — 28 January 2018

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Basquiat: Boom for Real
Art Gallery, Barbican, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Hollywood Africans, 1983. Courtesy Whitney Museum of American Art © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ ADAGP, Paris.

22 September 2017 — 21 January 2018

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Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

23 September — 10 December 2017

Jasper Johns, Flag, 1958.Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

30 September — 4 November 2017

Christoph Niemann

The Masters Series: Christoph Niemann
SVA Chelsea Gallery, 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor, New York, NY, US

Above: Christoph Niemann photographed by Gene Glover.

30 September 2017 — 25 February 2018

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OCTOBER 2017

6 October 2017 — 7 January 2018

John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016 © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery

John Akomfrah
Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

Above: John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé, 2016 © Smoking Dogs Films; Courtesy Lisson Gallery.

11 October 2017 — 12 February 2018

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Light! Photography at the New Bauhaus Chicago
Bauhaus‐Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Eye on Nails, 1940.

13 October 2017 —

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Poster Girls
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK

19 — 20 October 2017

DesignThinkers 2017 Montreal
Palais de Congres de Montreal, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montréal, Canada

7 October 2017 — 3 January 2018

Salvador Dalí, Surrealist Object Functioning Symbolically, 1931 (replica 1973).

Dalí / Duchamp
Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

Above: Salvador Dalí, Surrealist Object Functioning Symbolically, 1931 (replica 1973).

28 October 2017 — 11 March 2018

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The Happy Show: Stefan Sagmeister
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

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NOVEMBER 2017

1 — 24 November 2017

1st PRIZE - ANGELIKA JAGLINSKA - POLAND 2015

International Biennial Poster Design Terras Gauda
The deadline for 13th International Biennial Poster Design Terras Gauda - Francisco Mantecón Competition is 30 September 2017.
Estación Marítima de ría [Maritime Station], C/ Cánovas del Castillo 3, Vigo, Spain

8 November 2017 — 18 February 2018

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Red Star Over Russia
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Nina Vatolina, Fascism – The most evil enemy of women, 1941. Tate / Image courtesy the David King Collection.