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The Serov exhibition catalogue : the January 2016 Slavonic item of the month

Popular demand for the Valentin Serov exhibition at the State Tret’iakov Gallery in Moscow saw its original closing date extended to 24 January.   When visitor numbers even in its re-scheduled final week were so high that 4-hour queues formed outside in sub-zero temperatures,  the gallery extended the opening again, to this Sunday, the 31st. 438 more words

New Acquisitions

Parisian exhibition catalogues, May 2015

One of the advantages of working in European Collections and Cataloguing is the opportunity to see new exhibition catalogues shortly after publication, which can be very useful when planning a visit to a European capital. 742 more words


Women's Waiting/Women's Searching: Senzeni Marasela and Theodorah Hlongwane

Text written for the catalogue accompanying performance and video events staged by the Johannesburg Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale 2015. All images posted here are stills taken from video documentation of Senzeni Marasela’s performance work Intsomi zakwaXhosa.  468 more words


Bonita Alice: Obscured Proximities

Bonita Alice, Diptych, 2014, Acrylic on panel, Courtesy the artist and Gallery AOP.

Text written for the exhibition brochure accompanying Bonita Alice’s solo exhibition at… 1,672 more words


Visit to The Stuart Hall Library At Iniva, London

I went up to Shoreditch to visit the Stuart Hall Library at Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts) as part of an ARLIS Professional Development Commitee visit. 547 more words

Gallery Visits

German art exhibition catalogues

Nowadays art exhibition catalogues are frequently very substantial items, rich in illustrative matter and with extensive introductory essays as well as detailed description and discussion of individual paintings. 641 more words

Historical Collections

Alix Cléo Roubaud and exhibition catalogues at the UL

The photographer Alix Cléo Roubaud is the subject of an exhibition that’s just closed at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France (held from 28 October, 2014-1 February, 2015… 742 more words