Current Exhibitions: July 2017

LOCAL (Hampshire)

Winchester Discovery Centre
The Mysterious Miss Austen
To 24 July
Jane Austen’s Winchester: Malady and Medicine
To 24 July
Turner and the Sun
5 Aug to 15 Oct
A Guest in Turner’s House
29 July to 7 Sept

Mottisfont Abbey, nr Romsey
Kaffe Fassett’s Colour at Mottisfont
16 Sept to 14 Jan 2018

Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth
Everything Comes from the Egg
To 3 Sep
Aspex Guildhall Exhibition, Portsmouth
Rosalba Morello
To 15 Sep

Southampton City Art Gallery
Capture the Castle
To 2 Sept
Narrative Art from Southampton’s collection
To 19 Aug

St Barbe Museum, Lymington
Birds of the New Forest
29 July to 23 September
A Printmaker’s Journey by Angie Lewin
Sept 30 – Nov 25
Art of World War II – John Noot Collection
Dec 2 to Feb 17 2018

REGIONAL (Southern England)

Arnolfini, Bristol
Basim Magdy: The stars were aligned for a Century of New Beginnings
To 6 Aug

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Raphael: The Drawings
To 3 Sept
Imagining the Divine
19 Oct to 18 Feb 2018

Bristol Musuem and Art Gallery
Radical Clay: Teaching with the greatest potters of the 1960s
22 July to 10 June 2018

Holburne Museum, Bath
Tapestry Here and Now
To 1 Oct

The Light Box, Woking
Is there still life in Still Life? The Ingram Collection
15 July to 1 Oct
Face to Face: The Figurative Sculpture of Sean Henry
12 Aug to 5 Nov

Messums Wiltshire
Small Works & Concepts – Exhibition of Sculptor Laurence Edwards
From 12 May

Pallant Gallery, Chichester
John Minton
To 1 Oct
A Different Light: British Neo-Romanticism
To 24 Sept
Joy Gregory: Heroines of Antiquity
To 15 Oct
William Coldstream: Measuring reality
To 1 Oct
Women Artists: The Female Gaze
To 15 Oct

River and Rowing Museum, Henley on Thames
John Piper – A Very British Artist
To 14 Dec 2026

Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Air: Visualising the Invisible in British Art 1868-2017
To 3 Sept

Roche Court, The New Art Centre, East Winterslow
Andrea Zittel: The Flat Field Works
To 17 Sept
Neo-Geometry: group painting show
To 27 Sept
Toby Ziegler
23 Sept to 26 Nov
Marit Tingleff
23 Sept to 26 Nov
Dorothy Cross
2 Dec to 28 Jan 2018

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth
Refracted: Collection Highlights
To 8 Sept
Facets: 30 Glass Bowls
To 1 Sept

Salisbury Museum
British Art: Ancient Landscapes
To Sept 3
The Art of Stonehenge
To 27 Aug
Paul Kidby: The Charmed Realm
2 Sept to 6 Jan 2018
Terry Pratchett: His World
16 Sept to 13 Jan 2018
Brian Graham: towards Music
27 Jan to 12 May 2018

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery
Amid Tall Waves: the Sea and the Swindon Collection
10 May to 2 Sept
The Lie of the Land: Exploring Modern British Landscapes from the Swindon Collection
9 July to 18 Nov

Victoria Art Gallery, Bath
A Room of Their Own: Lost Bloomsbury Interiors 1914-30
To 4 Sept
Howard Hodgkin: India on Paper
14 Oct to 7 Jan 2018

Watts Gallery, Compton
G.F.Watts: England’s Michelangelo
To 26 Nov
Evelyn Dunbar: Studies, Illustrations & Paintings
To 24 Sept


Barbican Art Gallery
Into the Unknown: A Journey through Science Fiction
To 1 Sept
Basquiat: Boom for Real
21 Sep to 28 Jan 2018

British Museum
A Little Gay History
To Oct
Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave
To 13 Aug
Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia
From 14 Sept
The Print before Photography
21 Sept to 28 Jan 2018
The Currency of Communism
20 Oct to May 2018

Courtauld Gallery
William Henry Hunt: Country People
To 17 Sept

Design Museum
To 15 Oct

Dulwich Picture Gallery
Sargent: The Watercolours
21 June to 8 Oct
Tove Jansson (1914-2001)
25 Oct to 28 Jan 2018

Estorick Collection
Franco Grignani: Art and Design 1950-1990
To 10 Sept

Foundling Museum
Picturing Hetty Feather
To 3 Sept
Handel’s Water Music
To 2 Jan 2018
Basic Instincts
29 Sept to 7 Jan 2018

Frieze Sculpture 2017, Regent’s Park
To 8 Oct

Imperial War Museum
Edmund Clark: War of Terror
28 July to 28 Aug

Jewish Museum
Sephardi Voices: Jews from North Africa, the Middle East and Iran
To 17 Sept
Designs on Britain
19 Oct to 15 April 2018

Leighton House Museum
Alma Tadema: At Home in Antiquity
To 29 Oct 2017

National Gallery
Chris Ofili: Weaving Magic
26 Apr to 28 Aug
Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites
4 Oct to 2 Apr 2018
Monochrome: Painting in Black and White
1 Nov to 18 Feb 2018

National Portrait Gallery
BP Portrait Award
To 24 Sept
Cezanne Portraits
26 Oct to 11 Feb 2018

Queen’s Gallery
Canaletto & the Art of Venice
19 May to 12 Nov
Charles II: Art & Power
8 Dec to 13 May 2018

Royal Academy
Summer Exhibition 2017
To 20 Aug
Second Nature: The art of Charles Tunnicliffe RA
To 8 Oct
Matisse in the Studio
5 Aug to 12 Nov
Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’
7 Oct to 3 Jan 2018
Charles I: King and Collector
27 Jan to 15 April 2018

Serpentine Sackler Gallery
Grayson Perry: The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever!
8 Jun to 7 Sept

Sir John Soane’s Museum
Marc Quinn: Drawn from Life
To 23 Sep

Tate Britain
Queer British Art
To I Oct 2017
Rachel Whiteread
12 Sep 2017 to 4 Feb 2018

Tate Modern
Alberto Giacometti
To 10 Sep 2017
Fahrelnissa Zeid
To 15 Oct 2017
Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power
12 July to 22 Oct 2017
Red Star Over Russia
8 Nov 2017 to 18 Feb 2018
22 Nov 2017 to 2 Apr 2018

Victoria and Albert Museum
Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains
To 1 Oct
15 July to 12 Nov
Opera: Passion, Power and Politics
30 Sep to 25 Feb 2018

Whitechapel Gallery
Max Mara Art Prize for Women. Emma Hart: Mamma Mia!
To 10 Sept

William Morris Gallery
Be Magnificent: Walthamstow School of Art 1957-1967
To 10 Sept