Thirty contemporary female artists, ranging in age from 24 to 82, celebrate the enduring appeal of the female form in everything from photography to drawing, ceramics, film and sculpture.
The Jerwood Gridshell Space, Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, West Sussex, 25 April – 3 May 2015.
Challenging and provocative, this vast retrospective at Tate Modern charts Marlene Dumas’s long career. From the very first room, it is clear that this South African-born artist is one of the most important painters working today.
Tate Modern, London, until 10 May 2015.
This latest exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery is an illuminating tour de force that opens a window on Sargent’s world and the extraordinary people he called his friends.
National Portrait Gallery, London, until 25 May 2015.
The Scottish painter on her time at Glasgow School of Art in the 80s, being influenced by conventional artists as well as models from knitting patterns, and how she produces her detailed, labour intensive works.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is celebrating the acquisition and installation of Thomas Hart Benton’s 10-panel mural cycle with an exhibition that includes numerous studies the artist prepared for the mural, as well as paintings, drawings and photographs, which ground the imagery of Benton’s masterwork within the context of the visual culture of early modern America.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, until 19 April 2015
We look at how printmaking has influenced the work of Arthur Watson, Paul Coldwell, Christopher Le Brun, Charlotte Hodes and Grayson Perry.
Luc Tuymans’s latest exhibition at the David Zwirner Gallery in London is the result of a diverse range of influences, but his characteristically bleached colours and eerie settings ensure that his paintings continue to unsettle and intrigue.
David Zwirner Gallery, London, until 2 April 2015.
This double offering explores the concept of identity through portraits in two opposing media and ages – renaissance painting and modern photography.
Faces Then: Renaissance Portraits from the Low Countries and Faces Now: European Portrait Photography since 1990, Bozar (the Centre for Fine Arts), Brussels, until 17 May 2015.