Current Exhibitions: February 2020 – London

Barbican Art Gallery

Masculinities: Liberation Through Photography (To 17 May 2020)

Toyin Ojih Odutola: A Countervailing Theory (26 March to 26 July 2020)

Jean Dubuffet (30 September 2020 to 17 January 2021)

www.barbican.org.uk

Ben Uri Gallery & Museum

Reinvesting in New Acquisitions and Long-Term Loans (To 27 March 2020)

www.benuri.org.uk

Bethlem Museum of the Mind, Beckenham

The Four Ages of Women (To 2 May 2020)

David Parkin’s Delusions of Grandeur (5 September 2020 to 2 January 2021)

www.museumofthemind.org.uk

British Museum

Troy: myth and reality (To 8 March 2020)

Arctic: culture and climate (28 May to 23 August 2020)

Thomas Becket (15 October 2020 to 14 February 2021)

www.britishmuseum.org

The Cartoon Museum

Dear Mr. Poole (To 28 June 2020)

Drawing Life (To 30 August 2020)

www.cartoonmuseum.org

Courtauld Gallery

The Courtauld Gallery is closed for redevelopment from Autumn 2018. An extensive Touring Programme is planned with partner galleries.   See the website below for further details

www.somersethouse.org/whats-on/courtauld-gallery

The Drawing Room

Not Without My Ghosts  (26 March to 14 June 2020)

https://drawingroom.org.uk

Design Museum

Electronic (1 April to 16 July 2020)

Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street (Opens 6 May 2020)

Prada. Front and Back (Opens September 2020)

www.designmuseum.org

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Journeys (To 24 June 2020)

British Surrealism (To 17 May 2020)

Unearthed: Photography’s Roots (17 June to 20 September 2020)

www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk

Estorick Collection

Tullio Crali: A Futurist Life (To 11 April 2020)

Italian Threads: MITA Textile Design 1926-1976 (22 April to 28 June 2020)

www.estorickcollection.com

Foundling Museum

Portraying Pregnancy: From Holbein to Social Media (To 26 April 2020)

Music Festivals in Georgian Britain (To 14 September 2020)

www.foundlingmuseum.org.uk

Freud Museum

Ida Applebroog: Mercy Hospital drawings (To 7 June 2020)

www.freud.org.uk

Guildhall Art Gallery

The Enchanted Interior (13 March to 14 June 2020)

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk

Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre

Nevin Aladag (To 13 April 2020)

Among the Trees (4 March to 17 May 2020)

Reverb: Sound into Art (24 June to 6 September 2020)

www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/hayward-gallery

Heath Robinson Museum

Charles Keeping: Londoner & Illustrator (1 March to 31 May 2020)

www.heathrobinsonmuseum.org

The House of Illustration

George Him: A polish Designer for Mid-Century Britain (To 10 May 2020)

Tom of Finland: Love and Liberation (6 March to 28 June 2020)

Forensic Art: Illustrating Justice (22 May to 20 September 2020)

Peony Gent: Illustrator in Residence (3 July to 18 October 2020)

Raymond Briggs: A Retrospective (2 October 2020 to 24 January 2021)

Olivia Twist: London/Fond Gens Libre (23 October 2020 to 14 February 2021)

www.houseofillustration.org.uk

Imperial War Museum

Refugees: Forced to Flee (2 April to 29 November 2020)

Victory 75 (8 May to 15 August 2020)

Battle of Britain (15 May 2020 to 10 January 2021)

www.iwm.org.uk

London Transport Museum

Untangling the Tracks (To April 2020)

Hidden London: The Exhibition (To January 2021)

www.ltmuseum.co.uk

Leighton House Museum

No exhibitions have been announced for 2020.  For information about talks and other events at the house, see the website.

www.leightonhouse.co.uk

National Army Museum

Tribute Ink (To 17 April 2020)

www.nam.ac.uk/

National Gallery

Nicholas Maes: Dutch Master of the Golden Age (To 31 May 2020)

Titian: Love, Desire, Death (16 March to 14 June 2020)

Artemesia (4 April to 26 July 2020)

Raphael (3 October 2020 to 24 January 2021)

www.nationalgallery.org.uk

National Portrait Gallery

Cecil Beaton’s Bright Young Things (12 March to 7 June 2020) (Porter Gallery)

David Hockney: Drawing from Life (27 February to 28 June 2020)  (Wolfson Gallery)

BP Portrait Award 2020 (21 May to 28 June 2020) (Porter Gallery)

Note: the NPG will close from the end of June 2020 for 3 years for a major refurbishment.  Arrangements are being made for collection items to be loaned to the National Gallery and the National Maritime Museum.

www.npg.org.uk

The Photographers’ Gallery

 

Jan Svoboda: Against the Light (To 7 June 2020)

Helen Levitt: a retrospective (10 July to 11 October 2020)

www.thephotographersgallery.org.uk

Pitzhangar Manor House, Ealing

Hogarth: London Voices, London Lives (18 March to 19 July 2020)

www.pitzhangar.org.uk

Queen’s Gallery

George IV: Art & Spectacle (To 4 May 2020

Japan: Courts and Culture (12 June to 8 November 2020)

Masterpieces From Buckingham Palace (4 December 2020 to 30 September 2021)

www.royalcollections.org.uk

Royal  Academy

Picasso and Paper (To 13 April 2020)

Leon Spilliaert (23 February to 25 May 2020)

Gauguin and the Impressionists: Masterpieces from the Ordrupgaard Collection (29 March to 14 June 2020)

Summer Exhibition 2020 (9 June to 16 August 2020)

Angelica Kauffman (28 June to 20 September 2020)

Cezanne: The Rock and Quarry Paintings (12 July to 8 October 2020)

Marie Abramovic After Life (26 September to 8 December 2020)

Rita Angus: New Zealand Modernist (18 October 2020 to 24 January 2021)

Tracey Emin/Edvard Munch The Loneliness of the Soul (15 November 2020 to 28 February 2021)

www.royalacademy.org.uk

Royal Institute of British Architects

Into the Blue (To 19 April 2020)

Freestyle – Architectural Adventures in Mass Media  (To 16 May 2020)

Forms of Industry: Photographs by Alastair Philip Wiper and Eric de Mare (To 16 May 2020)

www.architecture.com

Serpentine Gallery

Jacob Kudsk Steenson: Catharsis (To 15 March 2020)

Cao Fei: Blueprints (4 March 2020 to 17 May 2020)

Formafantasma: Cambio (4 March to 17 May 2020)

James Barnor (2 June to 6 September 2020)

www.serpentinegallery.org

Sir John Soane’s Museum

Langlands & Bell (4 March to 31 May 2020)

www.soane.org

South London Gallery

Sophie Cundale: The Near Room (6 March to 19 April 2020)

www.southlondongallery.org

Tate Britain

British Baroque: Power and Illusion (To 19 April 2020)

Aubrey Beardsley (4 March to 25 May 2020)

Lynette Yiadom -Boakye (20 May to 31 August 2020)

After Empire: Photographing Britain and the World (30 June to 27 September 2020)

Turner and the Modern World (28 October 2020 to 7 March 2021)

www.tate.org.uk

Tate Modern

Dora Maar (To 15 March 2020)

Steve McQueen (13 February to 11 May 2020)

Zanele Muholi (29 April to 18 October 2020)

Magdalena Abakanowicz (17 June to 13 September 2020)

Bruce Nauman (6 October 2020 to 17 January 2021)

EY Exhibition Rodin (21 October 2020 to 21 February 2021)

Maria Bartuszova (11 November 2020 – 18 April 2021)

www.tate.org.uk

Two Temple Place

Unbound: Visionary Women Collecting Textiles (To 19 April 2020)

www.twotempleplace.org

Victoria and Albert Museum

Tim Walker: Wonderful Things (To 8 March 2020)

Cars: Accelerating the Modern World (To 19 April 2020)

Filthy Lucre: Whistler’s Peacock Room Reimagined (To 3 May 2020)

Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk (29 February to 21 June 2020)

Alice in Wonderland (27 June 2020 to 10 January 2021)

www.vam.ac.uk

The Wallace Collection

Forgotten Masterpieces of Indian Painting for the East India Company (To 19 April 2020)

Rubens: Reuniting the Great Landscapes (20 May to 13 September 2020)

Faithful and Fearless: Portraits of Dogs (14 October 2020 to 21 February 2021)

www.wallacecollection.org

Whitechapel Gallery

Rachel Pimm: Plates (To 19 April 2020)

In the Eye of Bambi (To 19 April 2020)

The Return of the Spirit in Painting (5 February to 23 August 2020)

Radical Figures: Painting in the New Millennium  (6 February to 10 May 2020)

www.whitechapelgallery.org

William Morris Gallery

Kehinde Wiley (To 25 May 2020)

Light and Shade  (To 25 May 2020)

www.wmgallery.org.uk