Casualties and new openings on the Fitzrovia art scene: galleries update, December 2016

Artwork with five figures.

The Fitzrovia art scene continues to flourish, with around 47 commercial galleries now thriving in our manor (see below for full list). The rate of growth is not as dynamic as it was a few years ago, when new galleries were opening almost every month, but as galleries close or move on to pastures new, …

Featured art galleries and full list of galleries in Fitzrovia, Autumn 2016

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Alison Jacques Gallery, 18 Berners Street To 1 Oct: Dorothea Tanning – Flower Paintings 7 Oct – 5 Nov: Takuro Kuwata – From Tea Bowl 17 Nov – 7 Jan: Teller on Mapplethorpe Lazarides Gallery, 11 Rathbone Place 9 Sept – 8 Oct: Nina Pandolfo - Beyond Meninas Narrative Projects, 110 New Cavendish Street 15 …

Late night galleries continue with new venues joining

By Clive Jennings Fitzrovia Lates is a recent initiative that offers art lovers the opportunity to engage in a little late night perusing and purchasing at local participating galleries, to 9pm on the last Thursday of each month. Over 25 galleries are now involved, with the idea gathering momentum since its launch in June. Elizabeth …

Fitzrovia – Where tradition and hyperreality collide

By Linus Rees Inside Arup’s shiny new glass and steel building on Fitzroy Street is a new, permanent exhibition space called Phase 2. This venue will add to the increasing collection of galleries in Fitzrovia but from the perspective of professionals in the fields of design, architecture, engineering and planning. Phase 2 is very much …

Fitzrovia – Jill Kempson’s Norfolk exploration

By Art Reporters Jill Kempson's exhibition - Garden Exploration - In & Out of Norfolk - is now open at Rebecca Hossack Art Galllery. The primary content of this new body of works is based upon an exploration of a small number of private gardens in Norfolk which Kempson visited in June 2008. The exhibition …

Fitzrovia – Galleries of variety in between exhibitions

By Linus Rees Saturday in Fitzrovia will be quiet this holiday weekend, when many people will escape for a short break. It's an ideal time to wander around Fitzrovia's streets and visit the galleries without the hordes of people and motor traffic normally around in the week. Two of Fitzrovia's galleries are between exhibitions of …