Category Archives: Past

Still Reading – Nancy Cadogan & Martin Jennings

Still Reading

15th November to 4th December In this exhibition held in conjunction with Sladmore Contemporary, Nancy Cadogan explores the subject of books through the genre of still life.  A series of intimate oil paintings presents the closed book mostly alone, sometimes stacked, framed or floating in colour fields, and often placed next to a single object.  Here to […]

Vaughan James: Water the Essential

Vaughan James, Water the Essential

12 September – 30 September 2017 Photographic Exhibition by Vaughan James. Water the Essential explores the purity and majesty of water and its life giving properties, raising awareness for water issues around the world. The exhibition explores our symbiotic relationship with water and its role in our lives and environment, from mountain peaks to street fountains, evoking the spiritual […]

Heather Betts: Hamlet

03 June – 17 June 2017 An exhibition of Berlin-based artist Heather Betts‘ paintings inspired by Hamlet. PRIVATE VIEW – Saturday 03 June 2017. 6.30 – 8.30pm One of Heather Betts’ major inspirations is classical music, it provides a continual backdrop and force behind her whole working process. Her paintings are developed in series, many have been […]

Shapero Modern hosts Little Globe Co

Loraine Rutt globes

Loraine Rutt: Landmarks 2-6 May Private View:  Tuesday 2 May, 6-8pm Demonstration: Friday 5 May, 3pm In conjunction with London Craft Week in early May, explore an exhibition of porcelain maps by Loraine Rutt, and see a demonstration of the intricate making of ceramic globes. Cartographer and ceramicist Loraine Rutt founded The Little Globe Co […]

Lilias Buchanan – Sombrero Fallout

29 March — 11 April 2017 Private View: Tuesday 28 March, 6.30 — 8.30pm RSVP to modern@shapero.com   Shapero Modern is delighted to present a solo exhibition of new works by the Scottish artist and musician Lilias Buchanan. The show is directly inspired by American writer Richard Brautigan’s 1976 cult classic, Sombrero Fallout: A Japanese […]

BRITANNIC MYTHS BY STEVEN O’BRIEN AND JOE MACHINE

16 March, 6pm – 8.30pm. Book launch Britannic Myths is a creative collaboration between the mythographer Steven O’Brien and the Stuckist artist Joe Machine. Both Joe and Steven believe that the submerged energies of some of the most primal narratives of these islands are in danger of being lost. In prose and painting they seeks to […]

Jan Hendrix / Seamus Heaney – Aeneid VI

25 January – 18 February 2017 EXHIBITION PRIVATE VIEW & BOOK LAUNCH: TUESDAY, 24 JANUARY 2017, 6.30 – 8.30pm ,  In the presence of the artist and Catherine Heaney   Maestro Arts in collaboration with Shapero Modern are delighted to present Jan Hendrix’s first UK solo exhibition, featuring works from The Aeneid Book VI, his […]

Hugo Wilson – Chroma Hunt

Shapero Modern 14th December 2016 – 21st January 2017 Private View: Tuesday 13th December, 6 – 8.30 pm   Shapero Modern is delighted to present Chroma Hunt, an exhibition of hand-coloured etchings by the celebrated British artist, Hugo Wilson. The images in this portfolio of nine etchings are closely related to Wilson’s recent series of […]

Shapero Modern Unveils Stephen Walter’s Latest London Map

June 22nd – July 6th, 2016 Private View: Tuesday, June 21st, 6 – 8.30pm Shapero Modern is delighted to present Stephen Walter’s latest work, Mayfair & St James’s, a map celebrating two of London’s most historic neighbourhoods, which features many of the institutions it is famous for – from the tailors of Savile Row to […]

MARCUS HARVEY’S MYRA RETURNS TO THE ROYAL ACADEMY

Acclaimed British artist Marcus Harvey has created a limited edition silkscreen print of one of his most famous works for Shapero Modern. Myra is inspired by his highly controversial portrait of the ‘Moors Murderer’ Myra Hindley, which was first shown at Sensation, the 1997 exhibition that introduced the so-called Young British Artists (YBAs) to a […]