Events

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20 February 2018

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Decompiling History: Tobias Frere-Jones
St Bride Library, 14 Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

21 February 2018

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LX Lecture – Jim Sutherland: graphic designer
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

21 — 23 February 2018

Design Indaba Conference 2018
Conference speakers include set designer Es Devlin, creative director Astrid Stavro, graphic designer Natasha Jen and film-maker Sunu Gonera.
The Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town, South Africa

16 February — 3 June 2018

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Anthony McCall: Solid Light Works
The Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 5AW, UK

Above: Anthony McCall, Face to Face II, 2013. Installation view Eye Film Museum, Amsterdam 2014. Photo: Hans Wilschut.

to 4 March 2018

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StyleDrive
The Stedelijk Museum ’s-Hertogenbosch, De Mortel 4, 5211 HV,  
’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

to 22 February 2018

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Fragments of Graphism: An Alternative History of Graphic Desgn in Japan
Creation Gallery G8, Recruit Ginza8 Bldg., 1F, 8-4-17 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8001, Japan

22 — 24 & 26 February 2018

Design for Rail

Roundel’s revolutionary identity system for Railfreight.
Exhibition venue: D&AD 64 Cheshire St London E2 6EH
Opening times
Thu 22 Feb 9.30–17.30
Fri 23 Feb 17.30–22.30
Sat 24 Feb 9.30–18.00
Mon 26 Feb 9.30–17.30

See ‘Going the distance’ by Matt Soar in Eye 68.

23 February — 15 April 2018

23 February — 13 May 2018

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Made in North Korea: Everyday Graphics from the DPRK
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, King’s Cross, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Collection of Nicholas Bonner, image courtesy of Phaidon.

25 February — 2 April 2018

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ONGOING

to 24 February 2018

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Ex Libris: Altered Books
Buckinghamshire County Museum, 9 Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP, UK

Above: Barbara Pearman, Water Life of Britain

to 24 February 2018

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Marianna Rothen: Shadows In Paradise
The Little Black Gallery, 13A Park Walk, Chelsea, London SW10 0AJ, UK

to 25 February 2018

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Toyin Ojih Odutola: To Wander Determined
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Toyin Ojih Odutola, Pregnant, 2017. Charcoal, pastel and pencil on paper, 74 1/2 x 42 in. ©Toyin Ojih Odutola.  Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

to 25 February 2018

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Sam Winston: Darkness Visible
An immersive installation that explores perception and spoken word which is the result of artist Sam Winston’s interrogation of the creative impact of working in complete darkness.
National Poetry Library, Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, UK

See ‘Pictures made of books’ in Eye 94.

to 26 February 2018

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Laura Owens
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Laura Owens, Untitled, 2014. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from Jonathan Sobel 2014. © Laura Owens.

to 26 February 2018

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Private and Anonymous Photography from the Collection of Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge
Museum der Dinge, Oranienstraße 25, 10999 Berlin, Germany

Above: Anonymous © Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge, Photo: Armin Herrmann.

to 28 February 2018

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Harry Potter: A History of Magic
The British Library, PACCAR Gallery, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, UK

to 28 February 2018

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Malick Sidibé: Mali Twist
Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, 261, boulevard Raspail, 75014 Paris, France

See Mariam Dembele’s ‘Eye of Bamako’ on the Eye blog.

to 2 March 2018

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Ian Giles: After BUTT
Chelsea Space, Chelsea College of Arts, 16 John Islip Street, London SW1P 4JU, UK

AboveFilm still from After BUTT, 2018. Image courtesy Ian Giles

to 3 March 2018

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Pushing the Boundaries of the Physical Book in an Age Writing its Obituary
londonprintstudio, 425 Harrow Road, London W10 4RE, UK

Above: Bhajju Shyam, When Two Times Meet.

to 3 March 2018

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A Space for Thought
Brand New Gallery, Via Carlo Farini 32, Milano 20159, Italy

Above: Mequitta Ahuja, Close Quote, 2017.

to 4 March 2018

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Matt + Fiona: Room for Art
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: MATT+FIONA, Made In Oakfield, 2017. Copyright French and Tye.

to 5 March 2018

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New Bauhaus Chicago: Experiment Photography and Film 
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum fur Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstraße 14
D - 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Charlie’s Eye, 1940.

to 5 March 2018

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Light! Photography at the New Bauhaus Chicago
Bauhaus‐Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Klingelhöferstr. 14, 10785 Berlin, Germany

Above: Nathan Lerner, Eye on Nails, 1940.

to 8 March 2018

to 10 March 2018

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Thomas Paquet: Fragments #1
Galerie Thierry Bigaignon, 9, rue Charlot, 75003 Paris, France

to 11 March 2018

Barbara Brown, Frequency, Heal Fabrics, 1969

Barbara Brown: The golden girl of Heal Fabrics in the 1960s & 1970s
The Whitworth, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester
M15 6ER, UK

to 11 March 2018

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The Happy Show: Stefan Sagmeister
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

to 11 March 2018

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Anja Lutz: Marginalia
Haus Am Waldsee @ Bikini, Budapester Straße 46, D-10787 Berlin, Germany

See ‘Cultural Chameleon’ in Eye 37

to 17 March 2018

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Kouga Hirano and Shobunsha
Ginza Graphic Gallery, DNP Ginza Building 1F/B1, 7-2, Ginza 7-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan

to 17 March 2018

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Wim Crouwel - Fascinated by the grid
Kyoto ddd gallery, 10 Uzumasakamikeibu-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi 616-8533, Japan

to 17 March 2018

Joost Swarte: New Yorkers
Galerie Martel, 17 rue Martel 75010 Paris, France

to 18 March 2018

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Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley: We Are Ghosts
Tate Liverpool presents surreal video art by partners Mary Reid Kelley and Patrick Kelley in thier first solo museum exhibition. 
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Mary Reid Kelley with Patrick Kelley, This Is Offal, 2016. Courtesy of the artists and Pilar Corrias Gallery. Photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.

to 18 March 2018

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Surrealism in Egypt: Art et Liberté 1938 — 1948
Tate Liverpool presents a comprehensive exhibition on the radical Egyptian surrealist group from a tumultuous yet distinct decade in the twentieth century.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Ramses Younan, Untitled 1939. Courtesy H.E. Sheikh Hassan M. A. Al Thani collection. Image courtesy Collection of Sheikh Hassan. M. A. AL Thani Qatar, Tate Liverpool.

to 18 March 2018

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John Piper
Tate Liverpool presents more than 40 works from British abstract artist John Piper.
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: John Piper, Abstract I, 1935. © Tate, photo courtesy of Tate Liverpool.

to 23 March 2018

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Collecting Malcolm Garrett:
Snapshots from the World of Tomorrow

Part of Design Manchester Festival.
Special Collections Gallery, 3rd floor, All Saints Library, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK

Uncovered. Illustrating the Sixties and Seventies

Original artworks created for book covers, magazine illustrations and posters, including work by Ian Robertson, Michael Johnson, Renato Fratini, Gianluigi Coppola, Giorgio De Gaspari and Pino Dell’Orco.

Lever Gallery, 153 -157 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7HD
OPENING HOURS
Tue–Fri 10–5pm; Saturday 10–3pm, or by appointment, info@levergallery.com

to 25 March 2018

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Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Lucinda Rogers, Eugene at North Eastern Motors.

See ‘Draw the truth’ on the Eye blog and ‘Market forces’ in Eye 95.

to 25 March, 2018

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Robert Rauschenberg: Erasing the Rules
SFMOMA, 151 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, US

Above: Robert Rauschenberg, Collection, 1954/55; collection SFMOMA, gift Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson.
© Robert Rauchenberg Foundation

30 March 2017 —

Brendan Dawes: Fermata
A new digital art installation, open Monday to Friday, 8am-6pm.
Bruntwood’s Neo building, ground floor, Charlotte Street, Manchester M1 4ET, UK

to 31 March 2018

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Power in Print
An exploration of the art of the Black Power movement poster, a collection-based exhibition that pulls together dozens of posters from the Schomburg Center’s Art and Artifacts Division, including a selection of work by artist, designer, and former Minister of Culture of the Black Panther Party, Emory Douglas (above).
Schomburg Center, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th St and Malcolm X Blvd) New York, NY 10037, US

See Noel Douglas’s ‘Treasure trove of graphic resistance’ on the Eye blog.

to 31 March 2018

‘National Theatre Posters’ exhibition, National Theatre, Friday 6 October 2017 until 31 March 2018

National Theatre Posters
Poster design from 1963 to the present, featuring work by Ken Briggs, Richard Bird, Michael Mayhew, Charlotte Wilkinson and current creative director Ollie Winser and the Graphic Design team. An exhibition curated by Eye’s writer at large Rick Poynor.
Wolfson Gallery, National Theatre, South Bank, London SE1 9PX, UK

to March 2018

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Experiments in Electrostatics: Photocopy Art from the Whitney’s Collection, 1966–1986
Curated by Michelle Donnelly, this show explores the use of photocopiers in the work of artists Edward Meneeley, Lesley Schiff, Robert Whitman and the International Society of Copier Artists.
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Lesley Schiff, Flower in Hand, 1981.

to 1 April 2018

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ISelf Collection: The Upset Bucket
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Francis Alÿs, The Upset Bucket, 1991–92. Oil on canvas (oil, graphite and masking tape on vellum in two parts), Painting 31.8 × 40 × 5.1 cm, Drawing 43.8 × 64.8 × 5.1 cm. Image courtesy of David Zwirner, New York/London © Francis Alÿs

to 8 April 2018

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Double Vision
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139, US

Above: installation view

to 8 April 2018

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Bildfabriken. Infografik 1920–1945. Fritz Kahn, Otto Neurath et al.
Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Deutsches Buch- und Schriftmuseum, Deutscher Platz 1, 04103 Leipzig, Germany

to 8 April 2018

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Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: 'Bump, bump, bump', pencil drawing by E. H. Shepard, from Winnie-the-Pooh, chapter 1, 1926. © The Shepard Trust

See ‘The visual language of Pooh’ by Clare Walters on the Eye blog.

to 15 April 2018

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Painting Power: The Art of Terence Cuneo
Brynmor Jones Library, The University of Hull, 75/76 Carr Lane, Queen Victoria Square, Hull HU1 3AQ, UK

to 15 April 2018

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Peter Lavery: Circus Work
The Harley Gallery, A60 Mansfield Road, Welbeck, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S80 3LW, UK

to 15 April 2018

Ferrari: Under the skin

Ferrari: Under the Skin
The Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6AG, UK

to 15 April 2018

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Designs on Britain
A look at how twentieth-century British design was shaped by pioneering Jewish émigré designers – including Dorrit Dekk, F. H. K. Henrion and Hans Schleger – who brought with them a knowledge of Modernism and transformed the practice and language of design in the UK.
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London NW1 7NB, UK

Above: Jan Le Witt and George Him, Walk When You Can poster.

to 22 April 2018

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Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain
Two Temple Place, London WC2R 3BD, UK

Above: Edward Burra, The Band, 1934.

to 22 April 2018

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Andreas Gursky
German photographer Andreas Gursky is known for his large-scale, often spectacular pictures that portray emblematic sites and scenes of the global economy and contemporary life, he is widely regarded as one of the most significant photographers of our time.
Hayward Gallery, Belvedere Road, Southbank Centre,
London SE1 8XX, UK

to 22 April 2018

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Into the Woods: Trees in Photography
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Tal Shochat, Rimon (Pomegranate), 2011. Museum no. E.1127-2012. © Tal Shochat

to 29 April 2018

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20 Years of Penguin Essentials
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Ln, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

to 29 April 2018

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Elizabeth Friedlander
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Ln, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

to 6 May 2018

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The Lost Words
The Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ, UK

Above: Jackie Morris, Kingfisher.

to 7 May 2018

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POP! Art in a Changing Britain
Pallant House Galleries, 9 North Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1TJ, UK

Above: Joe Tilson, 1-5 The Senses, 1963, mixed media, Pallant House Gallery (Wilson Loan, 2006) © Joe Tilson.

See ‘Pop justice’ on the Eye blog.

to 19 May 2018

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Deborah Roberts: The Evolution of Mimi
Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, 440 Westview Drive, SW Atlanta, GA 30310, US

to 20 May 2018

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Paul Pfeiffer
Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

Above: Paul Pfeiffer, Three Figures In A Room, 2015–16. 48 minutes, looped. © Paul Pfeiffer. Courtesy of Paula Cooper Gallery, New York

to 17 June 2018

Empress of Britain colour lithograph poster for Canadian Pacific Railways, J.R. Tooby, London, 1920 – 31 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Ocean Liners: Speed & Style
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

to 15 July 2018

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Design Studio: Processes
Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Above: Hannes Wettstein, draft, engineering drawing, and prototype for Lamy Scribble ballpoint pen, 1997–2005, © Hürlemann AG.

to 4 October 2018

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Visible Girls: Revisited
Touring 2017 — 2018
Hull Artlink, 7 July – 11 August 2017
Exeter Phoenix, 17 November – 21 December 2017
Norwich Arts Centre, 7 February – 14 March 2018
Bristol 3CA, 6 September – 4 October 2018

to January 2019

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Poster Girls
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK

to 10 February 2019

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La Raza
The exhibition examines the photography of the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza (1967-1977) and the alternative press of the Chicano Movement, positioning photography as an artistic medium and a powerful tool of social activism.
The Autry Museum in Griffith Park, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462, US

Above: Police in front of Lincoln High School, East L.A. c. 1970. La Raza Newspaper & Magazine Records. Coll. 1000. Courtesy of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center.

21 January 2018 —

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Scenes from the Collection
The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Ave at 92nd St, New York, NY 10128, US

Above: Mel Bochner, The Joys of Yiddish, 2012. Courtesy: The Jewish Museum, New York.

28 April 2017 —

Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Oil and graphite pencil on composition board, 24 1/8 × 20 1/8in. (61.3 × 51.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 58.63

Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Charles Demuth (1883‑1935), Buildings, Lancaster, 1930. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.

18 August 2017 —

Annette Lemieux (b. 1957), Black Mass, 1991. Latex, acrylic, and oil on canvas, 95 13/16 × 105 × 1 13/16 in. (243.4 × 266.7 × 4.6 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; promised gift of Emily Fisher Landau P.2010.173. © Annette Lemieux

An Incomplete History of Protest: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1940–2017
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014

Above: Annette Lemieux, Black Mass, 1991. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; promised gift of Emily Fisher Landau © Annette Lemieux.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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FEBRUARY 2018

22 February 2018

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Time is Form. Form is Time — with DIA.
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

22 February 2018

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THRIVE 2018
Church on Morgan, 136 East Morgan Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, US

23 February — 03 June 2018

Man in makeup wearing ring. Photograph from a photo booth, with highlights of color. United States, circa 1920. © Sebastian Lifshitz Collection Courtesy of Sebastian Lifshitz and The Photographers’ Gallery

Under Cover: A Secret History Of Cross-Dressers
The Photographers’ Gallery, 16 – 18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: Man in makeup wearing ring. Photograph from a photo booth, with highlights of color. United States, circa 1920. © Sebastian Lifshitz Collection Courtesy of Sebastian Lifshitz and The Photographers’ Gallery.

23 February — 03 June 2018

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Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2018
The Photographers’ Gallery, 16 – 18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: Mathieu Asselin Heather Bowserholds a photograph of her father, Morris Bowser, Ohio, 2012 © Mathieu Asselin, all rights reserved.

23 February — 27 May 2018

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Spanish Still Life
Bozar / Centre for Fine Arts, Rue Ravensteinstraat 23, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

24 February — 17 March 2018

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Eat Lead: A letterpress exhibition curated by Pixel Press
An exhibition showcasing exploration and creativity with letterpress printing techniques. We want to inspire artists, designers, printers to continue with this old tradition and bring to the fore the paramount role printers have played and continue to play in this process.
Atom Gallery, 127 Green Lanes, London N16 9DA, UK

27 February — 6 May 2018

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Forensic Architecture
Institute of Contemporary Arts
, The Mall, London SW1Y 5AH, UK

AboveThe Ayotzinapa Case: A Cartography of Violence, 2017. Courtes: Forensic Architecture

28 February 2018

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Jean François Porchez: The Visible Invisibility of Words
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

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MARCH 2018

2 March — 10 June 2018

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Zoe Leonard: Survey
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Zoe Leonard, Niagara Falls no. 4, 1986 / 1991. Courtesy of the artist.

3 March — 1 July 2018

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Lud­wig Gün­ter Peter Straschek: Emi­gra­tion – Film – Politics
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Günter Peter Straschek in Jean-Marie Straub/Danièle Huillet: Einleitung zu Arnold Schoenbergs “Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielscene” [Introduction to Arnold Schoenberg’s “Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene”], 1972. Film still © BELVA Films

6 March 2018

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Type Tuesday, Sophie Thomas: Rethink, Recycle, Redesign
St Bride Library, Bride Lane, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

13 March 2018

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Italian Graphic Design: Graphic design and industry
Carlo Vinti and Jeremy Aynsley
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

14 March 2018

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LX Lecture – Andrea Wunderlich: calligrapher, lettering artist
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

16 March — 6 May 2018

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Type: Harland Miller, David Shrigley, The Connor Brothers and Banksy
Hang-Up Gallery, 81 Stoke Newington Road, Stoke Newington, London N16 8AD, UK

17 March — 9 June 2018

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Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship
Compton Verney, Warwickshire, CV35 9HZ, UK

See ‘The crew with no name’, John Walters’ review of the exhibition in Eye 95.

23 March, 2018

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Reasons to:
The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB, UK

23 March — 22 July 2018

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America’s Cool Modernism
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, UK

Above: Charles Demuth, I Saw the Figure 5 in Gold, 1928.
© Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

23 March 2018

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Type Drives Culture
A one day conference, presented by the Type Directors Club, about the influence of type on business, music, fashion, politics and publishing, and vice versa.
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011, US

23 March — 24 June 2018

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Berthold Wolpe: The Total Man
Curated and designed by Professor Phil Cleaver.
Lettering Arts Centre, Snape Maltings, Snape 1P17 1SP, UK

23 — 25 March 2018

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OFFSET: Dublin 2018
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Square, Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Speakers include comic artist Chris Ware, NYT Magazine design director Gail Bichler, director/photographer Aoife McArdle and illustrator Peter Donnelly, among many others. 

Tickets available here soon.

28 March 2018

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Tony Di Spigna on Spencerian Script
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

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APRIL 2018

11 April 2018

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LX Lecture – Charlotte Howarth: lettercarver, lettering artist, messerabout
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

12 April 2018

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LetterHeads: A New Book by Stefan G.Bucher
Talk with Stefan G.Bucher
Type Directors Club, 347 W 36th St Suite 603, New York, NY 10018, US

12 — 14 April 2018

Typo Labs Berlin 2018

TYPO Labs 2018: Berlin
Umweltforum, Pufendorfstraße 11, 10249 Berlin, Germany

Tickets available here

17 April 2018

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Italian Graphic Design: Magazines
Giorgio Camuffo and Adrian Shaughnessy.
Italian Cultural Institute London, 39 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8NX, UK

18 April — 24 June

19 — 22 April 2018

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Design Ranch 2018
Camp Waldemar, 1005 FM 1340, Hunt, TX 78024, US

21 April 2018 — 27 January 2019

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Fashioned From Nature
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL, UK

Above: Suit, Richard James, 1998, England. Museum no. T.111:1&2-2012. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

24 — 26 April 2018

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D&AD Festival 2018
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL, UK

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MAY 2018

2 — 6 May 2018

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Pictoplasma Conference
Acud Macht Neu, Veteranenstraße 21, 10119 Berlin Mitte, U8 Rosenthaler Platz, Germany
Urban Spree, Revaler Strasse 99, 10245 Berlin, Allemagne, Germany

Above: Victor Castillo at Pictoplasma 2018

14 May — 23 June 2018

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Wim Crouwel - Fascinated by the grid
Ginza Graphic Gallery, DNP Ginza Bldg., 7-7-2 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan

16 May 2018

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LX Lecture – Giles Macdonald: lettercarver
The Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

17 — 19 May 2018

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Typo Berlin 2018: Trigger Your Mind
HKW – House of World Cultures, John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, 10557 Berlin, Germany

23 — 25 May 2018

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UX London 2018
Laban Theatre, 30 Creekside, London SE8 3DW.

31 May 2018

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JUNE 2018

11 — 21 June 2018

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Typographics
A design festival – conference, workshops, TypeLab, book fair – including speakers Parasto Backman, Toshi Omagari and Bobby C. Martin, among many others.
The Cooper Union, 30 Cooper Sq, New York, NY 10003, US

16 June — 23 September 2018

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Pho­to­g­ra­pher’s Name: Aenne Bier­mann
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Aenne Biermann, Porträt [Portrait], ca. 1929. Silver gelatin paper, 16.8 x 12.4 cm. Museum Ludwig, Cologne. Reproduction: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln/ Cologne

23 June — 14 October, 2018

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I Was Raised on the Internet
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, US

Above: Sophia Al-Maria, Installation view of Black Friday at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Photo: Ronald Amstutz

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AUGUST 2018

16 — 19 August 2018

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Letterheads 2018: London Calling
Letterheads 2018 will draw signwriters and lettering professionals from around the world. In addition, the event will include a free public exhibition, film screenings, demonstrations and lettering & typography tours.
Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London SE1, UK

31 August — 18 November 2018

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Robert Delaunay and the City of Light
One of the largest collections of Delaunay’s work in Switzerland shows his innovativeness in abstract art and focuses on themes of light and color. Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, CH–8001 Zurich, Switzerland

Above: Robert Delaunay, Formes Circulaires, Soleil, Lune, 1913.

31 August 2018 — 6 January 2019

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Do­ing the Doc­u­ment: Pho­to­graphs from Diane Ar­bus to Pi­et Zwart
The Barten­bach Do­na­tion
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

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OCTOBER 2018

13 October 2018 — 3 February 2019

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Alexan­der von Hum­boldt: Pho­tog­ra­phy and Le­ga­cy
Museum Ludwig, Heinrich-Böll-Platz, 50667 Cologne, Germany

Above: Paul de Rosti, Mexiko [Mexico](from the album Aufnahmen aus Mexiko und Venezuela 1857–1858 [Photographs from Mexico and Venezuela 1857–1858], gift to Alexander von Humboldt, 1858), 1857/1858. Albumin paper on cardboard. 28.9 x 40.4 cm. Museum Ludwig, Cologne. Reproduction: Rheinisches Bildarchiv Köln/ Cologne

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NOVEMBER 2018

8 November 2018

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Talk, Poster Girls: History under wraps
Part of a talk series as part of the ‘Poster Girls’ exhibition programme.
London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB, UK