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Larry Bell Bermondsey 2017
Larry Bell: Smoke on the bottom
South Galleries, Bermondsey
28 April–18 June 2017
Preview: Thursday 27 April 2017, 6–8pm

A presentation of works by Larry Bell spanning from the 1960s to the present day. A key exponent of the ‘Light and Space’ movement, Bell has made investigations into the properties of light on surface throughout his career.
Jürgen Partenheimer Inside the White Cube 2017
Jürgen Partenheimer: Lichtschwarm
Inside the White Cube
North Galleries & 9x9x9, Bermondsey
28 April – 18 June 2017
Preview: Thursday 27 April 2017, 6–8pm

White Cube presents the first solo exhibition in London by Jürgen Partenheimer, featuring paintings, sculptures, unique ceramics and works on paper dating from 1975–2017.
Current
Hong Kong
Until 20 May 2017
Mason’s Yard
Until 13 May 2017
Bermondsey, South Gallery II
Until 13 April 2017
Inside the White Cube
Bermondsey, North Galleries, South Gallery I and 9x9x9
Until 13 April 2017
News and Events
London
Until 14 January 2018
Porcelain sculptures by Rachel Kneebone, including the artist’s largest and most ambitious work ‘399 Days’ (2012–13), are presented in V&A galleries, placing them in dialogue with historic objects in the Museum’s collection.
Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest
Until 2 July 2017
A major solo exhibition by Georg Baselitz featuring over 80 works, ranging from early pieces dating from the 1960s to paintings, prints and monumental sculptures made by the artist in recent years.
Copenhagen Contemporary, Denmark
Until 6 August 2017
A large-scale solo presentation by Anselm Kiefer, featuring a series of paintings measuring up to 6.6m in height and 11.4m in width, alongside four lead sculptures of aeroplanes.
The Kitchen, New York
7 and 8 April 2017, 8pm

Marclay performs an experimental collaboration with John Armleder. The artists re-enact seminal performances by George Brecht, John Cage, Kurt Schwitters, and LaMonte Young, in addition to their own works from the 1960s onwards.
IHME Festival, Helsinki
April 2017
Each year, the Pro Arte Foundation Finland invites an internationally recognised visual artist to make an artwork – the IHME Project – to be shown in a public space. For this year’s project Theaster Gates presents experimental jazz group 'The Black Monks of Mississippi' in various manifestations including a video installation, a concert and a weekend of talks.
Syntagma Square, Athens
8 April–16 July 2017
Ibrahim Mahama presents an architectural intervention, incorporating jute sacks previously used to transport commodities, in Syntagma Square, Athens as part of documenta 14. For the first time this contemporary art exhibition, which takes place in Kassel, Germany every five years, also occupies various sites across Athens.
Punta della Dogana and Palazzo Grassi, Venice
9 April–3 December 2017
A major new solo exhibition by Damien Hirst. This is the first time that the two Venetian venues of the Pinault Collection have been dedicated to a single artist.
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA), Winston-Salem, North Carolina
12 April 2017, 5.30pm
Christian Marclay will give a talk at SECCA, followed by a performance of Marclay's graphic score 'To Be Continued' (2016) by ensemBle baBel.
David Ireland House, 500 Capp Street, San Francisco
20 April 2017, 7pm
Virginia Overton discusses site-specific practice, with reference to her consideration of materials and artworks that were made for the current exhibition ‘The Disagreeable Object’.
Royal Institution, London
Tuesday 25 April 2017, 6.30–7.30pm
Gilbert & George discuss their artistic practice and the fundamental issues of existence that they seek to confront in their art with Tim Marlow, Artistic Director, Royal Academy of Arts (RA). The event is fully booked, but will be live-streamed by the RA – check website for details.
Art Fairs
Fossilised - Damin Ortega - 2012 - 52821
White Cube at SP-Arte, São Paulo
6–9 April 2017
Stand G2

White Cube will present a diverse selection of works by artists including Georg Baselitz, Imi Knoebel and Damián Ortega.
Tracey Emin Walking Around My World 2011 Neon 18 1/8 x 96 7/8 x 2 9/16 in. (46 x 246 x 6.5 cm) © Tracey Emin. All rights reserved, DACS 2016. Photo © White Cube (Ben Westoby)
White Cube at Art Cologne
26–29 April 2017
Stand B-018

Highlights of the presentation include works by Larry Bell, Tracey Emin, Mona Hatoum, Imi Knoebel, Christian Marclay, Gabriel Orozco and Haim Steinbach.
Channel
'The Crystal Land'
Josiah McElheny discusses the potential of art to propose alternative ways of thinking about contemporary society, as well as influences on works in his exhibition ‘The Crystal Land’, at White Cube Bermondsey until 13 April 2017.
'Fragments'
Ibrahim Mahama gives insight into the aesthetic and socio-political concerns explored in his exhibition ‘Fragments’, on view as part of the ‘Inside the White Cube’ series, at White Cube Bermondsey until 13 April 2017.
'The Swim'
He Xiangyu speaks about how witnessing changes to his home town of Kuandian in Northeast China prompted him to make his first film, ‘The Swim’ (2017). The film comprises interviews with residents of the town, including those who have fled North Korea by swimming to China.
Books and Editions
To Lure
2008
Edition of 75
£2250
Bank Bond
2013
Edition of 100
£3300
Fruiters
2006
Edition of 100
£1224
Nothing Matters
£50
Liquids
£55
399 Days
£25
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