Centenary Exhibition: Part 2 - The Red Studio

13 September - 27 October 2023

Celebrating 100 years at The Redfern Gallery

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A group exhibition featuring work by gallery artists:

Sarah Armstrong-Jones | Elizabeth Butterworth | John Carter RA | Elliot Paul Emsley | Susannah Fiennes | Annabel Gault | Florence Hutchings | David Inshaw | Linda Karshan | Catherine Kurtz | Ffiona Lewis | Danny Markey | Desmond Morris | Brendan Neiland | Bryan Organ | Dave Oxtoby | Pierre Skira | Telfer Stokes | David Tindle RA


It was at The Redfern Gallery in 1943, where Patrick Heron first saw Matisse's The Red Studio, which he described as "a life-changing experience ... the single most influential painting in my entire career". 


The narrative of how this celebrated Matisse painting was for a time during WW2 hanging downstairs at The Redfern Gallery, has attained the status of legend.


For the second part of our Centenary celebrations we have invited our artists to respond to this iconic 20th Century masterpiece.

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