Soaring Flight: Peter Lanyon’s Gliding Paintings
15 October 2015 – 17 January 2016
This major exhibition explores a remarkable and unprecedented series of paintings by Peter Lanyon, one of Britain’s most important and original Post-War artists
Bridget Riley: Learning from Seurat
17 September 2015 – 17 January 2016
This special display brings Seurat’s Bridge at Courbevoie together with a selection of seven early works by Bridget Riley to celebrate a seminal moment of artistic discovery.
Drawings Gallery Display
26 September 2015 – 10 January 2016
This display explores the tradition of panoramic landscape before the age of powered flight.
Future Exhibitions and Displays
Botticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection
18 February – 15 May 2016
This exhibition offers a rare opportunity to enjoy a rich selection of Sandro Botticelli’s exquisite drawings for Dante’s ‘Divine Comedy’. Also included is an extraordinary group of illuminated manuscripts from the Renaissance.
Bruegel in Black and White: Three Grisailles Reunited
4 February – 8 May 2016
This focused exhibition brings together for the first time Bruegel’s only three surviving grisaille paintings: The Courtauld’s Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery, The Death of the Virgin from Upton House (National Trust) and Three Soldiers from the Frick Collection in New York.