Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky

National Portrait Gallery
Until June 26
To celebrate its 160th anniversary, the National Portrait Gallery has secured a cultural exchange with Moscow’s State Tretyakov Gallery for the first time. The exchange will bring 26 celebrated portraits of influential figures from the golden age of Russian arts:... Read More!

In the Age of Giorgione

Royal Academy of Arts
Until June 05
Little is known about the life of the Venetian artist Giorgione, probably due to his early death in 1510. The poetic quality of his work, however, was so powerful that his legacy was powerfully felt in Venice and beyond. Giorgione... Read More!

Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art

National Gallery
Until May 22
The National Gallery presents the first major exhibition dedicated to Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863) in over 50 years. This show not only displays the French master’s work, however, it also charts the influence the artist following his death and in the... Read More!

Botticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection

Courtauld Gallery
Until May 15
In 1882, the 12th Duke of Hamilton controversially sold several treasures of his collection to Berlin, including Botticelli’s drawings for Dante’s epic poem, the ‘Divine Comedy’. In collaboration with the Kupferstichkabinett (Prints and Drawings Museums) in Berlin, the Courtauld Gallery... Read More!

Nikolai Astrup: Painting Norway

Dulwich Picture Gallery
Until May 15
The Norwegian artist Nikolai Astrup (1880-1928) is a celebrated artist in his homeland but is less well known abroad. The Dulwich Picture Gallery is therefore presenting not only the first exhibition dedicated to his work in London, but also the... Read More!

Vogue 100: A Century of Style

National Portrait Gallery
Until May 22
To celebrate the 100 years since the founding of British Vogue, the National Portrait Gallery is showcasing over 280 prints commissioned by the iconic fashion magazine. With many of these photographs being brought together for the first time, this exhibition... Read More!

Electronic Superhighway

Whitechapel Gallery
Until May 15
Discover how Internet and computer technologies have affected artists from the mid-1960s to the present day with the Whitechapel Gallery’s show ‘Electronic Superhighway 2016-1996’ When Amalia Uhlman started posting selfies on Instagram in April 2014, little did we know that... Read More!

Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse

Royal Academy of Arts
Until April 20
Discover the role played by the humble garden in the modern history of art with Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse at the Royal Academy of Arts. Tracing the evolution of art from the 1860s to the 1920s, the... Read More!


Join our guided tours in the Tate Modern and National Gallery! Every Friday evening and Sunday afternoon a passionate art historian will present one artist or artistic movement during a relaxed one hour tour.

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