Current Exhibition

Bacchanale: Collect at Somerset House | Rebecca Stevenson

Current Exhibition

Bacchanale: Collect at Somerset House

Rebecca Stevenson

26 February to 1 March

We are pleased to present ‘Bacchanale’, a solo exhibition of the British sculptor Rebecca Stevenson. The exhibition brings together a collection of works in wax and bronze that reimagine Baroque Memento Mori from a contemporary perspective.

Stevenson’s specialism is wax, an ancient but often overlooked sculptural medium. The history of wax is deep, from the lost wax processes used in bronze sculpture dating back to the Egyptians in antiquity and its use in the creation of death masks since Roman times, through to the wax portrait pictures of the 16th and 17th centuries, and as a...

Ages of Innocence | Aron Wiesenfeld, Christopher Noulton

Current Exhibition

Ages of Innocence

Aron Wiesenfeld, Christopher Noulton

6 February to 29 February

We are pleased to present 'Ages of Innocence', an exhibition of paintings by two contemporary artists: Aron Wiesenfeld and Christopher Noulton.

Aron Wiesenfeld is an American painter renowned for enigmatic work. His figures in solitary landscapes capture a sense of departure and of leaving innocence behind. Decidedly contemporary, the scenes are redolent of disaffected youth, alienated from society and adrift in magical environments, be it floating on boats amidst glittering leaves or swarmed by a flamboyance of butterflies in a field. At the same time they are also deeply informed...