Art & Photography

Your guide to London galleries and art exhibitions. Find information and reviews for the latest London exhibitions and hot new art shows here.

14 exhibitions worth seeing right now (and one to avoid)

14 exhibitions worth seeing right now (and one to avoid)

Georgian architecture to a nasty toilet.
Celebrate 70 Years Of Ferraris In Style At The Design Museum

Celebrate 70 Years Of Ferraris In Style At The Design Museum

Stunning cars.
11 Cracking Exhibitions To Catch This Winter

11 Cracking Exhibitions To Catch This Winter

Something for everyone here.
A Splash Of Northern Style Arrives At Somerset House, But Lacks Substance

A Splash Of Northern Style Arrives At Somerset House, But Lacks Substance

It's grim up north.
Impressionists Take On London At Tate Britain In A Patchy Exhibition

Impressionists Take On London At Tate Britain In A Patchy Exhibition

Apocalyptic scenes meet sunsets.
A truly important art exhibition has us reeling at Imperial War Museum

A truly important art exhibition has us reeling at Imperial War Museum

We challenge you not to be moved by this.
Dulwich Picture Gallery Gives Us The Full Range Of Tove Jansson's Work ... And Moomins

Dulwich Picture Gallery Gives Us The Full Range Of Tove Jansson's Work ... And Moomins

Time to head South of the river
Things We Should Ban From London Transport

Things We Should Ban From London Transport

We bet you've come across at least one of these this week.
Head To National Portrait Gallery For Some Powerful Photography

Head To National Portrait Gallery For Some Powerful Photography

Stunning portraits.
100 Years On, Tate Looks Back At The Russian Revolution

100 Years On, Tate Looks Back At The Russian Revolution

We're all Russian-ed out
Check out these lovely landscapes at Waterloo station

Check out these lovely landscapes at Waterloo station

Free to visit.
Here's What Terrible Portraiture Looks Like

Here's What Terrible Portraiture Looks Like

One to avoid
The World's Religions Join Forces At The British Museum

The World's Religions Join Forces At The British Museum

A fascinating whistle-stop tour of world religions.
How Can Venom Kill And Cure Us? A Fascinating A New Exhibition

How Can Venom Kill And Cure Us? A Fascinating A New Exhibition

Terrifying, grisly and fascinating.
Some New Public Art South Of The River

Some New Public Art South Of The River

Slow down commuters.
Check Out These Helicopter Images Of Battersea Power Station

Check Out These Helicopter Images Of Battersea Power Station

A change is gonna come... actually it's already happening.
Compare Old And Modern Photos Of London

Compare Old And Modern Photos Of London

From 1850 to 2015.
Things Get Trippy In This Massive Free Exhibition

Things Get Trippy In This Massive Free Exhibition

An intense giant barcode and fighter jets.
Take A Peek Inside The Art Deco Du Cane Court

Take A Peek Inside The Art Deco Du Cane Court

We'd take the whole thing about Hitler wanting to use this building, with a pinch of salt
Elvis (And Prince) Have Entered The O2 Building

Elvis (And Prince) Have Entered The O2 Building

Time for some purple rain, uh-huh.
One Of The Greatest Portrait Painters Gets A Blockbuster Exhibition

One Of The Greatest Portrait Painters Gets A Blockbuster Exhibition

Brilliant but repetitive.
In Photos: London Street Style From The 50s and 60s

In Photos: London Street Style From The 50s and 60s

Keep an eye out for Bowie and Twiggy.
Reasons why we love London

Reasons why we love London

It's good to be a Londoner.
Ever Noticed This Unusual Church Window?

Ever Noticed This Unusual Church Window?

Look up next time you're there.
New Banksy alert: underneath the Barbican

New Banksy alert: underneath the Barbican

Banksy takes shot at the Barbican with his latest piece
Stunning London shots

Stunning London shots

30 iconic photos of London
There's Much More Than 50 Shades Of Grey In This Exhibition

There's Much More Than 50 Shades Of Grey In This Exhibition

Monochomatic.
Pull up a stool at these amazing London bar tops

Pull up a stool at these amazing London bar tops

Pick a date, we're there.
The Bowie Mural You Didn't Know About

The Bowie Mural You Didn't Know About

You don't need any ch-ch-ch-ch-change for the toilets - they're free
We love these photos of Brick Lane since the 1900s

We love these photos of Brick Lane since the 1900s

Street art, market stalls and East End boozers.
Hear From Members Of An All-Female Photography Collective

Hear From Members Of An All-Female Photography Collective

Under representation.
Laugh out loud with these London snaps

Laugh out loud with these London snaps

Londoners got game.
London in 1945

London in 1945

Fascinating.
Here's A Pedestrian Crossing That Motorists Can't Fail To See

Here's A Pedestrian Crossing That Motorists Can't Fail To See

Beats a pelican crossing any day.
Expelliarmus! The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Swoops Into The British Library

Expelliarmus! The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Swoops Into The British Library

*Harry Potter klaxon*
Data from the 2011 Census has been used to make this passport map of London

Data from the 2011 Census has been used to make this passport map of London

Art + data = pretty maps.
Where Can You Still See Banksy In London?

Where Can You Still See Banksy In London?

In search of the remaining works.
This London bridge has starred in Alfie and Sherlock

This London bridge has starred in Alfie and Sherlock

Once the noblest bridge in the world.
In Pictures: London's Best Stunt Moments

In Pictures: London's Best Stunt Moments

Whatever next?
In Photos: The Most Newsworthy London Stories From The 1990s

In Photos: The Most Newsworthy London Stories From The 1990s

The internet arrives at Downing Street.
Explore Ealing In These Photos

Explore Ealing In These Photos

Appealing Ealing.
In Pictures: Horror Fancy Dress On The Tube

In Pictures: Horror Fancy Dress On The Tube

Screw being on a train with a clown...
This Is What London Looked Like In The 1930s

This Is What London Looked Like In The 1930s

When the Hoover Building was shiny and new.
Doesn't Paddington look GORGE in these photos?

Doesn't Paddington look GORGE in these photos?

The area and the bear.
In Pictures: How Pretty Is Kingston Upon Thames?

In Pictures: How Pretty Is Kingston Upon Thames?

It's got Upon Thames in the name, so you know it's fancy
Joke Road Signs: LOL or GTFO?

Joke Road Signs: LOL or GTFO?

Clet Abraham has a lot to answer for.
Best Cafes To Work From In London

Best Cafes To Work From In London

Increase your productivity.
Bill Nighy shares the reasons why he loves The Courtald Gallery

Bill Nighy shares the reasons why he loves The Courtald Gallery

Toulouse-Lautrec, Monet, Renoir and more.
In Photos: Haunting London

In Photos: Haunting London

Abandoned tunnels and foggy parks.
In Photos: Wartime London

In Photos: Wartime London

Resilient residents going about their business.