Exhibitions

Out of Chaos

The new Ben Uri exhibition, Out of Chaos, at Somerset House is a deserved celebration of the centenary of the …

Spitting Image

A day of TV, Radio and press interviews about our Spitting Image puppets and Anna Fox and Andrew Bruce’s incredible …

MoMA Modernism

Glad to catch the fascinating exhibition Modern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909–1949 at MoMA. Filled with great, familiar works …

Contrasting Visions

A breakfast time visit to Guy Bourdin’s theatrically installed exhibition in the cavernous vaults of the Courtauld Institute followed by …

Salt and Silver

Delighted to attend the Private View of Salt and Silver at Tate Britain and to marvel at the treasures on …

Staying Power

A fascinating exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum on Black British Experience.

Raymond Cauchetier in Paris

A memorable afternoon with one of the great French photographers of the twentieth century, 95 year old Raymond Cauchetier, the …

Sense and Nonsense at Tate Modern

A fascinating breakfast at Tate Modern. Simon Baker on the Tate’s future photography plans and tour through Conflict Time Photography. …

Bare Life in Munster, Germany

Fascinating to visit the exhibition of British figurative art at the Munster Museum. A real achievement to secure so many …

Koudelka at the Getty, Los Angeles

A fabulous show that really enhanced my appreciation of Koudelka. From the incredible early abstracted forms to the exhibition prints …

The Book of Stone

In Paris for the Private View of an exhibition I’ve curated at Galerie Gimpel Muller on the Left Bank just …

Myth/History

A fabulous show at the Yuz Collection in Shanghai. Wonderfully spacious and elegant. A great space in which to show …

Bridget Riley. The Stripe Paintings

An exhilarating Bridget Riley exhibition at David Zwirner Gallery in London: incredible pictures, exceptionally well installed and brilliantly lit. The …

Concerning the Spiritual in Art

Two amazing exhibitions: Stanley Spencer and Dennis Creffield at Pallant House Gallery in Chichester. More information about exhibitions at Pallant …

Marville and Carpeaux at the Met

Stunning exhibition of Marville at the Metropolitan Museum. Usually I prefer early paper negatives and salt prints but Marville is …