thu 02/10/2014

Six of the best: Art | Visual arts reviews, news & interviews

Six of the best: Art

theartsdesk recommends the half-dozen top exhibitions

Kazimir Malevich, Supremus No. 55, 1916Krasnodar Territorial Museum


Malevich, Tate Modern (see picture) A stunning exposition following the arc of the Russian modernist's career. Opens 16 July, until 26 October. See with Matisse: The Cut-Outs

Mondrian and Colour, Turner Contemporary The pioneering Dutch modernist in the years before he developed his flat, primary-coloured grids. Until 21 September

Art and Life: The Paintings of Beryl Bainbridge, Somerset House Who knew the late novelist was such a wonderfully gifted painter? Until 19 October

Kenneth Clark: Looking for Civilisation, Tate Britain An exhibition that offers an insight into the man who educated a nation about art. Until 20 August

Franz West: Where is My Eight, Hepworth Wakefield Survey of late Viennese artist may be the most tantalising show you'll see this year. Until 14 September

The Human Factor, Hayward Gallery An exhibition of contemporary sculpture featuring the human figure tries hard to be cool – but manages to pull it off anyway. Until 21 September

See all the visual arts coverage on theartsdesk

Share this article

Add comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Use to create page breaks.

More information about formatting options

By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.

Subscribe to theartsdesk.com

Thank you for continuing to read our work on theartsdesk.com. For unlimited access to every article in its entirety, including our archive of more than 7,000 pieces, we're asking for £2.95 per month or £25 per year. We feel it's a very good deal, and hope you do too.

To take an annual subscription now simply click here.

And if you're looking for that extra gift for a friend or family member, why not treat them to a theartsdesk.com gift subscription?

newsletter

Get a weekly digest of our critical highlights in your inbox each Thursday!

Simply enter your email address in the box below

View previous newsletters