Viewing Room

September 2020 Newsletter

10th September 2020

The gallery is now open Monday to Friday and our Modern British exhibition will run throughout September. Look out for some special features which will follow at the gallery; the Sean Henry exhibition will open on November 11th and run until the end of the year.

Henry Moore, Reclining Figure: Holes

4th September 2020

Cast in bronze, in 1975, Maquette for Reclining Figure: Holes is a tactile, enigmatic form. From the front it rests languorously, space entering the composition through voids where limbs arch and touch. Reversed, the salient feature is the curve Moore anticipated so keenly.  …

Virtual Tour – Modern British Exhibition 2020

27th August 2020

Click here or the image above to view the virtual tour of our Modern British Exhibition 2020…

William Kentridge: Sleeper Series

31st July 2020

This week’s ‘Staff Feature’ is the Sleeper series by William Kentridge, chosen by Amy Tibble. “The ‘Ubu Tells the Truth’ etchings were the starting point for a theatre production ‘Ubu & the Trust Commission’ (1997). The Sleeper prints were made after the theatre production was completed. I had worked on…

Sean Henry: In the Studio

17th July 2020

Sean Henry gives us a glimpse into his working methods and studio in July 2020, near the end of the UK lockdown. With exhibitions in London and The Netherlands postponed until the end of 2020 and Spring 2021, this short film gives us a unique opportunity to see new works…

London Art Week Digital

7th July 2020

For several years over fifty of the top London galleries have presented simultaneous exhibitions as part of London Art Week. Until this year we have been unable to participate because the dates clash with Masterpiece.

Masterpiece 2020 Newsletter

23rd June 2020

Osborne Samuel returns to Masterpiece Fair for its 2020 online edition.