The latest news on the art and architecture of the Royal Academicians, from RA Magazine Summer 2012
shows at Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh (13 Aug–4 Sep)
Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt is on show at the Getty Center, LA (24 July–6 Oct). He shows ‘Recent Paintings’ at the LA Louver, Los Angeles (6 Sep–6 Oct)
shows at Hayletts Gallery, Maldon (30 June–28 July)
solo show 'Drop, Roll, Slide, Drip: Frank Bowling's Poured Paintings 1973-78' is at Tate Britain (until 31 March, 2013). 'Frank Bowling's Recent Paintings' is at Hales Gallery (31 May–7 July). 'Recent Small Works' is at Eleven Spitalfields (6 July–31 Aug) and 'British Design 1948-2012: Innovation in the Modern Age' is at the V&A (until 12 Aug).
work The Art of War is on show at the Brook Gallery, Devon (15 July–21 Aug).
shows at Brian Sinfield Gallery, Burford, in Oxfordshire (8–28 July)
shows at the Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate (9 June–16 Sep). Her show ‘Olympic Metamorphoses’ travels from Pitzhanger Manor, Ealing (until 27 May) to the Bluecoat Arts Centre, Liverpool (14 June–11 July), and on to Editions Ltd, Liverpool (14 July–18 Aug)
speaks at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa (2pm, 17 June)
'She Lay down Deep Beneath the Sea: Tracey Emin' at Turner Contemporary
is on at Turner Contemporary, Margate (until 23 Sep)
shows Brick Wall No.2 (2000) in 'Built' at the Mall Galleries, London (24 June–6 July)
A Bigger Picture’ is at the Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao (until 30 Sep)
‘Gary Hume: Flashback’
is on show at Wolverhampton Art Gallery (until 7 July) then Jerwood Gallery, Hastings (14 July–23 Sep)
has been appointed artist in residence for Maggie’s cancer caring centres
show 'Maintaining the Faith' is at Gimpel Fils (26 July–1 Sep)
co-ordinates the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts (4 June–12 Aug). Her show 'Tess Jaray Recent Paintings' is at The Piper Gallery (10 Oct–10 Nov). Painting: Mysteries and Confessions, Jaray's collection of writings is republished by the RA.
A retrospective on Allen Jones
is at the Kunsthalle Tübingen, Germany (16 June–16 Sep).
Christopher Le Brun
has created a commemorative Olympic coins for the Royal Mint.
solo show 'Made in Hackney' is at The Fleming Collection, London (until 17 Oct)
solo show ‘Hartgrove. Paintings and Photographs’ is at the Josef Albers Museum in Quadrat Bottrop, Germany (3 June–2 Sep)
shows at Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno (until 24 June). She is a Selector and Mentor for Jerwood Painting Fellowships 2012-13
show ‘A Moment’s Liberty’ is at Marlborough Fine Art, London (4 July–10 Aug). His ‘Artist’s Laboratory’ show is at the RA (29 Aug–21 Oct)
See the cover of this magazine for an original artwork by Grayson Perry
and page 27 for an article by him
The Remains of the Day' is at Flowers East (until 7 July). 'Tom Phillips: South London Dreaming' is GX Gallery (until 13 June). He has also created a commemorative Olympic coin for the Royal Mint.
show ‘New Paintings from Ireland and Spain’ is at the Adam Gallery, London (until 14 June) then the Adam Gallery, Bath (16 June–7 July)
show ‘Maybe you can live on the Moon in the next century’ is at Leeds City Art Gallery (until 26 Aug) » See page 87 for an obituary of Leonard Rosoman
is at Modern Art Oxford (23 June–16 Sep)
participates in ‘New Perspectives: Landscape Art in Wales since the 1970s’ (26 May–19 Aug), as well as ‘Going Modern: The Struggle for Abstract Art in Wales’ (21 July–25 Nov), both at the National Museum Cardiff
solo show is at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (until 17 June).
A book on Ivor Abrahams,
Eden and other Suburbs: The life and work of sculptor Ivor Abrahams, has been published (£30, Sansom and Co)
show ‘Bad Copies’ is at the Henry Moore Institute Sculpture Study Galleries, Leeds (until 17 June). She has a solo show at the Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen, Germany (until 17 June)
show ‘Caro at Chatsworth’ is at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire (until 1 July); ‘Anthony Caro: New Reliefs and Standing Sculptures’ is at New Art Centre, Roche Court, Salisbury (until 24 June) and ‘Works from the House series’ is at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (until 1 July). See page 84 for his Olympic kilo coin
has a solo show at the Museo d’Arte, Lugano, Switzerland (until 12 Aug). See page 32 for his work at Waddesdon Manor
has a solo show at the Lisson Gallery, London (until 23 June)
has a solo show at White Cube, Hoxton Square, London (13 July–15 Sep), while his show ‘Facts and Systems’ is at the White Cube, São Paulo (until 15 July). Field for the British Isles is at Barrington Court, Barrington in Somerset (until 27 Aug) and Horizon Field Hamburg is at the Deichtorhallen, Hamburg (until 9 Sep)
takes part in the Kiev Sculpture Project, Ukraine (2 June–2 July). His show ‘Nigel Hall: Skulpturen im Kloster’ is in Eberbach, Germany (until 15 Oct)
sculpture ArcelorMittal Orbit at the Olympic Park opens 28 July. His show ‘Flashback’ is at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (16 June–4 Nov)
shows at Glemham Hall, Aldeburgh, Suffolk (until 30 Sep). Cambridge University has granted him an Honorary Doctorate and he unveils Darwin at Christs College, Cambridge (31 May)
is at Hepworth Wakefield (23 June–14 Oct)
shows at Pitmedden Gardens, Aberdeenshire (until 30 Sep)
'Precious Light' is at the Galway Arts Festival (16-29 July)
is at Kew Gardens (9 June–14 April, 2013)
exhibition 'Hang on a minute lads, I've got a great idea!...' is at the De La Warr Pavilion (7 July–1 Oct)
Café Royal Hotel in Regent Street, London will open for the Olympics
has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada. Work has begun on his new Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centre North East, due for completion Spring 2013
and Spencer De Grey’s
firm have been granted permission to build the Hermitage Plaza in Paris. They have begun construction for the Datong Art Museum in China, due to open in 2013
firm has begun building the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, in Miami, due to open by early 2015. They have designed a master plan for the city centre area of Mönchengladbach, Germany
has a solo show at the Buchmann Galerie, Berlin (until 23 June) and Taschen have published Zaha Hadid. Her Glasgow Riverside Museum has won the European Museum Academy Micheletti Award 2012
has been reappointed Visiting Professor at Liverpool University. His memoir Being: An Architect is being published by the RA. The Sainsbury Wellcome Centre neuroscience research facility at University College London is under construction and the firm is working on designs for a new gallery on Raasay island, near Skye. For an interview with Richard Rogers see page 83
firm Wilkinson Eyre has collaborated on the ambitious Gardens by the Bay, Singapore, which includes two of the largest climate-controlled glasshouses in the world
Vols 1 & 2 of Eric Parry
Architects has been published (Artifice Books).