Events

DON’T MISS

1 September — 23 October 2016

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Björk Digital
Somerset House Trust, South Building, Somerset House, Strand, London
WC2R 1LA, UK

2 September — 5 February 2017

The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots
An exhibition of Quentin Blake’s original illustrations for The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots, the recently re-discovered unpublished Beatrix Potter manuscript, to be published on 1 September by Penguin Random House.
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

3 — 25 September 2016

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Look Up
An exhibition of prints by artists / designers / illustrators William Edmonds, Kate Gibb, Fiona Grady, Sam Kerr and Supermundane, among others.
Walthamstow Village Window Gallery, 47 Orford Road, London E17 9NJ, UK

Above: Kate Gibb, Landscape, of sorts.

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ONGOING

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Artistic Differences
Institute of Contemporary Art, ICA Upper Gallery, The Mall, London SW1Y 5AH, UK

Above: Linder, It’s The Buzz, Cock!, 2015, Courtesy of Stuart Shave / Modern Art, London.

to 4 September 2016

Alison Wilding 'Cellar Frog' © Alison Wilding, photo by Edward Lyon

Found
Group exhibition curated by Cornelia Parker including works by Participating artists include: Tacita Dean, Brian Eno, David Shrigley, Wolfgang Tillmans and Edmund de Waal, among many others.
The Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ, UK

Above: Alison Wilding, Cellar Frog. © Alison Wilding, photo by Edward Lyon.

to 4 September 2016

to 4 September 2016

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Reflections of Pop
Museo Carmen Thyssen Málaga, Plaza Carmen Thyssen (C/Compañia 10), 29008 Málaga, Spain

Above: Equipo Crónica, La Factoría y yo, 1970. Colección Antonio de Suñer.

to 4 September 2016

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A Kingdom of Hours
Gasworks, 155 Vauxhall Street, London SE11 5RH, UK

Above: Teresa Burga, Untitled (Brigitte Hagenmeyer, 1977), diptych, 2014, pencil and felt tip pen on paper, 29,7 x 21 cm, 29,7 x 21 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Barbara Thumm.

to 4 September 2016

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Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones
Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, London SW3 4RY, UK

Exhibition design by Abbott Miller, Pentagram.

to 4 September 2016

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Portraits(s) Festival 2016
Ville de Vichy, various locations

Above: Mick Jagger, Paris 1965 © Jean-Marie Perier.

to 4 September 2016

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Willem Sandberg from type to image
This exhibition shows items from the Dutch designer’s body of work from the 1930s to the 1980s, plus videos.
Curated by Carolien Glazenburg, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, in collaboration with Fraser Muggeridge and De La Warr Pavilion.
Free entry. Information: 01424 229 111
De La Warr Pavilion, Marina, Bexhill On Sea, East Sussex TN40 1DP, UK

See Jim Northover’s review in Eye 92, and Mafalda Spencer’s article ‘Willem Sandberg: Warm printing’ in Eye 25.

Above: image from Now, 20th Century [nu XX], 1959.

to 4 September 2016

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De La Cariacture à L'affiche 1850-1918
Musée des Arts décoratifs, 107, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

Above: Henri-Gustave Jossot, Album, Mince de trognes, 1896.

to 5 September 2016

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It’s Always the Others Who Die: Nicholas Abrahams, Nicholas Pankhurst and Louise Ashcroft
The Koppel Project, 93 Baker Street, London W1A 4SD, UK

Above: Nicholas Abrahams, Un Chat Andalou.

to 9 September 2016

Triennale Design Museum Digital Summer School
13 — 17 June 2016
20 — 24 June 2016
27 June — 1 July 2016
5 — 9 September 2016
Triennale Design Museum, Palazzo della Triennale, Viale Alemagna 6, 20121 Milano, Italy

 

to 10 September 2016

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Kalos&Klio: Violent Silk
Kalfayan Galleries, 11 Haritos Street, 10675, Athens, Greece

Above: Kalos&Klio, Precious Matters (‘Violent Silk’ series), 2015.

to 11 September 2016

to 11 September 2016

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A New Childhood: Picture Books from Soviet Russia
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

Above: Vladimir Tambi, The Automobile.

to 11 September 2016

Pixar Story

Pixar: The Design of Story
Cooper Hewitt, 2 East 91st Street, New York, NY 10128, US

Above: Ricky Nierva, ‘Riley and Emotions’, Inside Out, 2015. Watercolour and marker on paper.

to 11 September 2016

Fox Talbot: Dawn of the Photograph

Fox Talbot: Dawn of the Photograph
Media Space, Science Museum, Exhibition Rd, London SW7 2DD, UK

Above: William Henry Fox Talbot and Nicolaas Henneman at the Reading establishment, 1846. © National Media Museum.

to 11 September 2016

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Bob & Roberta Smith: Why Do We Communicate?
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex BN6 8SP, UK

to 11 September 2016

to 11 September 2016

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Underground: 100 Years of Edward Johnston’s Lettering for London
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

See ‘London Letters’ in Eye 91.

to 15 September 2016

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Fragments: Typography Deconstructed
Pocko, 51A King Henry’s Walk, London N1 4NH, UK

to 17 September 2016

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Superwoman: ‘Work, Build and Don’t Whine’
GRAD: Gallery for Russian Art and Design, 3-4a Little Portland Street, London W1W 7JB, UK

Above: Artist Unknown, ‘Let’s liberate women from the kitchen slavery for the work in socialist industry. Let’s organise amateur canteens’, c. 1927. Offset colour print. ©The City Museum, Saint Petersburg.

to 18 September 2016

Reflection in Black ©Petr Bambousek

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Wolverhampton Art Gallery
, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton,
West Midlands WV1 1DU, UK

AboveReflection in Black ©Petr Bambousek.

to 18 September 2016

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Ella Kruglyanskaya
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 4BB, UK

Above: Ella Kruglyanskaya, Girl with Sunglasses, 2008. Courtesy the artist, and Gavin Brown’s enterprise New York / Rome.

to 18 September 2016

Lukas Duwenhögger

Lukas Duwenhögger: You Might Become a Park
Raven Row, 56 Artillery Lane, London E1 7LS, UK

to 21 September 2016

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Alec Soth: Hypnagogia
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland

to 21 September 2016

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Eoin Mc Hugh
The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland

to 24 September 2016

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Word-Things in Time-Space
A spatial collage by Experimental Jetset.
Riot, Dendermondsesteenweg80, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

See ‘Self-evident, self-motivated, self-perpetuating’ in Eye 38.

to 25 September 2016

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Danny Lyon: Message to the Future
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Danny Lyon, Arrest of Taylor Washington, Atlanta, 1963. Vintage gelatin silver print. 24 x 16 cm (9 7/16 x 6 ¼ in.); Collection of the artist. © Danny Lyon, courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York.

to 25 September 2016

Henrik Plenge Jakobsen, Everything is Wrong, 1996

Energy Flash: The Rave Movement
Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Leuvenstraat 32, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium

Above: Henrik Plenge Jakobsen, Everything is Wrong, 1996,

to 25 September 2016

© Jeffrey Henson-Scales Young Man In Plaid, NYC, 1991, courtesy of the artist

Made You Look: Dandyism and Black Masculinity
The Photographer’s Gallery, 16–18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

Above: Jeffrey Henson-Scales, Young Man in Plaid

to 25 September 2016

Kerry James Marshall, Untitled (Painter), 2009

Kerry James Marshall: Mastry
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago,
IL 60611, US

to 25 September 2016

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Terence Donovan: Speed of Light
The Photographer’s Gallery, 16–18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW, UK

to 25 September 2016

The Keeper New Museum

The Keeper: Preserving Objects, Artworks and Images
New Museum235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002, US

Above: Ydessa Hendeles, Partners (The Teddy Bear Project), 2002. Photo: Robert Keziere.

to 25 September 2016

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Stuart Davis: In Full Swing
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Stuart Davis (1892–1964), The Paris Bit, 1959. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 59.38. © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.

to 25 September 2016

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25th International Poster Biennale
Poster Museum at Wilanów, St. Kostki Potockiego 10/16 street, PL – 02-958 Warsaw, Poland

to 25 September 2016

Creative Africa

Creative Africa: A Vibrant Season of Exhibitions and Activities
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130, US

to 25 September 2016

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Painting with Light
Tate Britain, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, UK

Above: Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Proserpine, 1874. Tate. Presented by W. Graham Robertson 1940.

to 25 September 2016

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Imprint 93
Archive display of rarely seen material from a 90s mail art project – orchestrated by anonymous sender was curator Matthew Higgs – featuring artists such as Jeremy Deller, Martin Creed, Peter Doig, Chris Ofili and Fiona Banner.
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: Imprint 93, Selected publications and editions, 1993-1997, Courtesy of the artists / Imprint 93.

to 30 September 2016

to 30 September 2016

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Himmelstrasse: Brian Griffin
The Magic Gallery, Charing Cross Underground Arcade, Strand, London WC2N 4HZ, UK

to 2 October 2016

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Gérard Uféras: Confidences
CT Gallery, 112, rue Saint-François, 74120 Megève, France

to 2 October 2016

Punk 1976-78
Admission free. Part of Punk London, ‘celebrating 40 years of punk heritage and influence in London.’
British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB UK

to 2 October 2016

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David Hockney RA: 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life
Royal Academy, The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

Above: David Hockney, Barry Humphries, 26th, 27th, 28th March 2015.
Acrylic on canvas, 121.9 x 91.4 cm, © David Hockney. Photo credit: Richard Schmidt.

to 2 October 2016

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Beautiful Users
Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree Street,  Atlanta, GA 30309, US

to 2 October 2016

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Excitement: Exhibition by Rudi Fuchs
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: A.R. Penck, Olé njet, 1995, acryl on canvas. Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

to 2 October 2016

Martin Parr: Work and Leisure
A touring exhibition organised by The Hepworth Wakefield.
Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH, UK

to 9 October 2016

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Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia
Cranbrook Art Museum, 39221 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303, US

Above: Ira Cohen, Jimi Hendrix, 1968, courtesy Ira Cohen Archive, LLC.

to 9 October 2016

Herbert Leupin

Herbert Leupin: Seduction, Wit, and Poetry
The Museum für Gestaltung, Toni-Areal, Pfingstweidstrasse 96, CH-8005 Zürich, Switzerland

to 9 October 2016

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Power and Architecture
Calvert 22, 22 Calvert Ave, London E2 7JP, UK

Above: Anton Ginzburg, still from Hyperborea (2011), HD film, 45 mins,
Courtesy of the artist.

to 16 October 2016

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guyandherbert: Situ
The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street, London EC2 A4H, UK

to 23 October 2016

Untitled, c.1970 (Devoe Money in Jackson, Mississippi) by William Eggleston, c.1970

William Eggleston: Portraits
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London WC2H 0HE, UK

Above: William Eggleston, Untitled, ca. 1970 (Devoe Money in Jackson, Mississippi).

to 30 October 2016

Vogue 100: A Century of Style
An exhibition organised by the National Portrait Gallery in collaboration with British Vogue as part of the magazine’s centenary celebrations. Curated by Robin Muir.
Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3JL, UK

to 30 October 2016

Jimson Weed/White Flower No. 1

Georgia O’Keeffe
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

to 30 October 2016

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The Best Designed Books 2015
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

to 30 October 2016

Chris Brown, Pack of Dogs. Linocut. Courtesy the artist, St Jude's and YSP

Editions and Objects: Yorkshire Sculpture Park presents St. Judes
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG, UK

Above: Chris Brown, Pack of Dogs.

to 30 October 2016

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The Village of Type
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, Hassocks BN6 8SP, UK

to 27 November 2016

Peter Blake Appropriated Alphabet no.7

Peter Blake: Alphabets Letters & Numbers
De La Warr Pavilion, Marina, Bexhill, East Sussex TN40 1DP, UK

to 11 December 2016

Albert Jonas and John Xiniwe of the African Choir

Black Chronicles: Photographic Portraits 1862-1948
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London WC2H 0HE, UK

Above: Albert Jonas and John Xiniwe of the African Choir, by the London Stereoscopic Company, 1891. © Hulton Archive / Getty Images.

to 1 January 2017

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Dream Out Loud: Designing for Tomorrow’s Demands
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: We Make Carpets, Stirrer Carpet (detail).

to 12 February 2017

Rachel Harrison (b. 1966). Untitled, (2011) Colored pencil on paper, Sheet: 19 × 24in. (48.3 × 61 cm) Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Drawing Committee 2012.81 © Courtesy of the artist and Greene Naftali,

Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street, New York, NY 10014, US

Above: Rachel Harrison (1966–), Untitled, 2012. Colored pencil on paper. 19 × 24 in. (48.3 × 61 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Drawing Committee. 2012.81 © Rachel Harrison Courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali, New York.

to 25 June 2017

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Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond
Museum of Science and Industry, Liverpool Road, Manchester M3 4FP, UK

Above: exhibition graphics by LucienneRoberts+.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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SEPTEMBER 2016

3 September — 14 September 2016

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Australian Book Designers Association: Jon Gray in Australia
University of Technology, Sydney - 3 September
Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne - 12 September
Kathleen Syme Library, Carlton, Melbourne - 14 September

3 — 25 September 2016

Blackboard Art

Blackboard Art: Workshops
3-4 September: Antwerp, Haringrodestraat 73 - Antwerpen
10-11 September: Amsterdam, Cruquiusweg 120-A - Amsterdam
24-25 September: London, Trackside 2-18 Warburton Road - London

3 September 2016

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In Conversation Carolien Glazenburg and Fraser Muggeridge
Part of the ‘Willem Sandberg from type to image’ exhibition. Tickets available here.
De La Warr Pavilion, Marina, Bexhill, East Sussex TN40 1DP, UK

Above: Willem Sandberg, poster for ‘3 Ages’, 1960. Courtesy Stedeiljk Museum Amsterdam.

5 — 7 September 2016

Reasons to: Design, Code & Create
The Brighton Dome, The Corn Exchange and The Studio Theatre, Brighton, UK

7 September — 1 October 2016

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Swiss Style Now
41 Cooper Gallery, Cooper Union, 41 Cooper Square, New York 10003, US

7 September — 1 October 2016

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Sylvain Lefebvre: Very Like a Whale
Charlotte Street Gallery, 28 Charlotte St, London, W1T 2NA

Above: Sylvain Lefebvre, A Whale!, 2016.

7 September — 29 October 2016

Catherine Balet

Catherine Balet: Looking for the Masters in Ricardo’s Golden Shoes
Galerie Thierry Bigaignon, Hôtel de Retz, Bâtiment A, 9 rue Charlot 75003 Paris, France

Above: Catherine Balet. Tribute to Man RAY, Noire et blanche, 1926.

7 — 27 September 2016

Forecast UK’s entry to the first London Design Biennale

London Design Biennale: Utopia
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK

Above: Forecast, the UK installation for the inaugural London Design Biennale 2016. Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby and the V&A.

7 September — 15 October 2016

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Big Shots!: Photomeetings Luxembourg 2016
Galerie Clairefontaine, ESPACE 1, 7 place de Clairefontaine, L-1341 
Galerie Clairefontaine, ESPACE 2, 21 rue du St-Esprit, L-1475 
Galerie Beim Engel, 1 rue de la Loge, L-1945
Cercle, 2, rue Genistre, L-1623
Cercle Munster, 5-7 rue Munster, L-2160
Cité Auditorium, 3, Rue Genistre, L-1923

8 September 2016

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Mark Ovenden: The san serif sea and the letter ‘g’
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex, Ditchling BN6 8SP, UK

8 September — 21 October 2016

10 September — 26 February 2017

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You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966-1970
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL, UK

Above: The Beatles’ Illustrated Lyrics 1968, art directed by Alan Aldridge.

See ‘Multi-coloured mirrors’ about how Alan Aldridge’s art direction of Beatles lyrics gave a graphic twist to the Swinging Sixties in Eye 57.

10 September 2016 — 19 February 2017

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A Marquee Piece of Sod: The WW1 films of Mary Reid Kelley
Kunsthalle, Am Wall 207, 28195 Bremen, Germany

Above: Sadie, The Saddest Sadist, 2009, Videostill.

12 September 2016

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Take Cover: Jon Gray on Book Design
Jon Gray in conversation with designer W. H. Chong.
Deakin Edge, The Atrium, Flinders Street, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria 3000, Australia

12 September — 16 September 2016

Edward Bawden

Jennings Fine Art: Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious, Glynn Boyd Harte, Ian Beck
Art Worker's Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT, UK

13 September 2016

More from the #Sandberg show.

Type Tuesday: Poynor on Sandberg
St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ, UK

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16 — 17 September 2016

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Type Camp: Neon Type
Peterson Neon, 1552 Beach Street, Oakland, CA, US

See ‘Learning on location’ in Eye 85.

17 — 18 September 2016

Small Press Expo
Special guests include Daniel Clowes, Joe Sacco, Trina Robbins and Carol Tyler.
Bethesda North Marriott & Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, Maryland, US

17 — 25 September 2016

The London Design Festival
Various locations, London, UK

17 September — 21 October 2016

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Mould Map 6 — Terraformers
The publication Mould Map, published by Landfill Editions, takes a new shape in the form of an exhibition of comics and narrative art.
Bonington Gallery, Nottingham Trent University, School of Art & Design, Bonington building, Dryden Street, Nottingham NG1 4GG, UK

Above: Tristram Lansdowne, Ultra-High Island, 2012.

21 September 2016 — 15 January 2017

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William Kentridge: Thick Time
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

Above: William Kentridge, Remembering the Treason Trial, 2013. Courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery, © William Kentridge.

23 September 2016 — 15 January 2017

Edward Ardizzone
House of Illustration, 2 Granary Square, London N1C 4BH, UK

28 September — 28 October 2016

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Sheila Rock: From Punk to the English Sea
Chelsea Space, Chelsea College of Arts, 16 John Islip Street, London SW1P 4JU, UK

Above: Sheila Rock, Jordan in doorway of Sex, 1977. Photograph © Sheila Rock Photography.

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OCTOBER 2016

1 October 2016 — 5 March 2017

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Jean Tinguely
Stedelijk Museum, Museumplein 10, 1071 DJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Above: Meta-mechanical sculpture untitled, 1954.

See ‘Books Received #18’ on the Eye blog.

1 October — 5 March 2017

Guerrilla Girls

Guerrilla Girls: Is it even worse in Europe?
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QX, UK

2 October 2016

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Type Camp: Alameda Point Antiques Faire
Type camp with a focus on vintage typography.
Alameda Point, 2700 Saratoga St, Alameda, CA 94501, US

See ‘Learning on location’ in Eye 85.

4 October 2016 — 2 April 2017

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Philippe Parreno
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Exhibition view, Philippe Parreno, H {N)Y P N(Y} OSIS, Park Avenue Armory, 2015. © Philippe Parreno. Courtesy Pilar Corrias, Barbara Gladstone, Esther Schipper. Photo credit: Andrea Rossetti.

5 October 2016

5 — 29 October 2016

Erwin Blumenfeld

Erwin Blumenfeld: From Dada to Vogue
Osborne Samuel, 23a Bruton Street, London W1J 6QG, UK

5 October — 18 December 2016

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The Ulm Model
Raven Row, 56 Artillery Lane, London E1 7LS, UK

Above: Precision balance. Student: Gerda Müller-Krauspe. Instructors: Hans Gugelot, Walter Zeischegg and Georg Leowald, 1959-60, Industrial Design. Photo by Wolfgang Siol. Courtesy HfG-Archiv / Ulmer Museum.

12 — 22 October 2016

DM14 Core Day

Design Manchester
The fourth annual design festival of the city.
Various locations, Manchester

12 — 22 October

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Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress
Manchester School of Art, Benzie Building, Higher Ormond Street, Manchester M15 6BR UK

Top: Paul Rand monogram poster for Monotype, 2014.
Below: cover of the new book of the same name, art directed and written by Eye’s Simon Esterson and John L. Walters.

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13 October 2016 — 5 February 2017

The Vulgar
Conceived by exhibition-maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Philips. See The Vulgar News.
Barbican Art Gallery, Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS, UK

14 — 15 October 2016

JEAN JULLIEN / London Graphic Artist & Illustrator

WeMake Celebrates: A design conference about the process of making
The Armory, 128 NW Eleventh Ave, Portland, OR 97209, US

Above: Image of illustrator Jean Jullien who is one of the keynote speakers.

17 — 19 October 2016

AIGA: Design Conference 2016
Register here for tickets.
Mirage Las Vegas, 3400 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, Nevada 89109, US

17 — 24 October 2016

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Type Camp: Japan
Tokyo and Ibaraki

See ‘Learning on location’ in Eye 85.

19 — 23 October 2016

Frankfurt Book Fair
Congress Center Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt Messe, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

19 October 2016 — 22 January 2017

L’esprit du Bauhaus, l’objet en question
Les Arts Décoratifs, 107, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France

20 October 2016 — 29 January 2017

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Dave Brown: The Boosh Club
The exhibition will feature unseen photography from designer, photographer and cast member Dave Brown of The Mighty Boosh (AKA Bollo) alongside illustrations by Noel Fielding as well as selected works by Ivana Zorn, Andy Hollingworth and Mr Bingo.
The Book Club, 106 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4XS, UK

21 — 22 October 2016

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Offset Sheffield
Part of Sheffield Catalyst Festival of Creativity and Sheffield Design Week. Tickets available here.
Crucible Theatre, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 1DA, UK

See ‘Offset 2016: day one’, ‘Offset 2016: day two’ and ‘Offset 2016: day three’ on the Eye blog.

Above: Bren Byrne, Offset Director, on stage at Offset 2016 in Dublin.

22 — 30 October 2016

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Sheffield Design Week
Various locations, Sheffield

25 October 2016 — 8 January 2017

MexicanModernism

Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950
An exhibition of portable murals, paintings, prints, photographs, books and broadsheets.
Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130, US

27 October 2016

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The Modern Magazine 2016
Conference speakers include Gail Bichler (The New York Times Magazine), Kirsten Algera (MacGuffin), Christoph Amend (ZEIT magazine) and the Ladybeard team.
Central Saint Martins, 1 Granary Square, London NC1 4AA, UK

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NOVEMBER 2016

1 November 2016 — 26 February 2017

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Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress
The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow, Scotland G1 3NU, UK

See ‘Letterpress firecracker in Tribeca’ on the Eye blog.

Triple portrait of Alan Kitching by A. J. B. Sutherland, 1989.

Above: Alan Kitching triple portrait, 1989, by A. J. B. Sutherland.
Below: cover of the new book of the same name, art directed and written by Eye’s Simon Esterson and John L. Walters.

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3 — 4 November 2016

Printers Unite! Print and protest from the Early Modern to the present
2-day conference on print as a platform for protest.
Marx Memorial Library, 37A Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DU, UK

10 November 2016 — 7 May 2017

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The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

Above: Man Ray, Glass Tears (Les Larmes) 1932. Collection Elton John
© Man Ray Trust/ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016.

11 November 2016 — January 2017

Gee Vaucher: Introspective
Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1JH, UK

24 November 2016

Design Museum Kensington render Top Floor - Permanent Exhibition credit Alex Morris Visualisation

The Design Museum reopens
224-238 Kensington High Street, London W8 6NQ, UK

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DECEMBER 2016

1 December 2016 — 2 April 2017

Robert Rauschenberg
Tate Modern, The Eyal Ofer Galleries, Bankside, London SE1 9TG, UK

28 December 2016 — 3 January 2017

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Type Camp: India
Chennai and Delhi

See ‘Learning on location’ in Eye 85.

JANUARY 2017

FEBRUARY 2017

11 February 2017 — 17 April 2017

Kazimir Malevich, Peasants, c. 1930

Revolution: Russian Art 1917-1932
The Royal Academy, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD, UK

Above: Kazimir Malevich, Peasants, ca. 1930.