12 Jan 2017 - 4 Feb 2017
New Beginnings showcasing over 40 signature pieces by some of the world's most celebrated international artists, alongside bold and exciting new works by the younger generation of contemporary practitioners, opens to the public at the Alan Cristea Gallery in Pall Mall on 12 January 2017.
9 Feb 2017 - 11 Mar 2017
A survey of new prints by Jim Dine, one of America's most prolific artists, will be displayed at the Alan Cristea Gallery from 9 February - 11 March 2017. 'Poet Singing' includes eight new, previously unseen prints depicting singing poets. Made over the past 12 months with master printmakers in Austria, Paris and the US, these works highlight Dine's status as a renowned poet, as well as painter and printmaker. The singing poets will be shown alongside works dating from 2013 to 2016, including a recent series of large abstract prints, as well as examples of Dine's continued fascination with Pinocchio and his reinvention of the iconic motifs of hearts, bathrobes and Venuses.
16 Mar 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
A new exhibition of paintings and works on paper by Gillian Ayres RA CBE, one of Britain's most respected and best-loved post war artists. New paintings will be shown alongside a series of recently completed works on paper, unseen early drawings and a monumental painting made by Ayres in the early 1970s. This exhibition coincides with the largest exhibition of Ayre's work ever seen in the UK, opening at National Museum of Wales, Cardiff from 8 April - 3 September 2017, and the first major publication on the artist's life and work in more than 15 years, written by Martin Gayford and published by Art / Books.