Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art wins the inaugural Jackson Tang Ceramics Award, receiving bold new work by Chiara Camoni
Camoni’s ceramic practice is intimately embedded in her daily life and has a collaborative aspect that sees friends and relatives invited to assist her in making the work.
Jadé Fadojutimi: The Numbing Vibrancy of Characters in Play at PEER, London
Look out people, I think we are going to hear a lot more about Jadé Fadojutimi.
Simon Ling at Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
While it might be tempting to understand Ling’s work within an English landscape tradition, his painting is as concerned with revealing the functioning of our ‘perceptual equipment’ as that of Bridget Riley.
Alison Britton at Marsden Woo Gallery, London
One of the important and influential ceramicists of her generation, Alison Britton’s work has for decades been a sustained enquiry into the correspondences between painting, sculpture and ceramics.
Amikam Toren: Safe City at Matt’s Gallery, London
As concise and dense with ideas as a Japanese haiku, this show is the perfect way to get to the heart of Amikam Toren’s work. But you need to hurry.
Good Grief Charlie Brown! at Somerset House, London
In the upper galleries work by more than 20 contemporary artists evidences the way the individual characters – as well as the moral, political and philosophical dimensions of the storylines – are a rich source of material.
Michael Landy: Scaled Down at Thomas Dane Gallery
‘Scaled Down’ shows Landy at his most caustically, brilliantly witty. A breathtakingly unsentimental gesture that perfectly encapsulates the issues that have exercised him for three decades.
Ndidi Emefiele: Pets, Parties and a Cuddle at Rosenfeld Porcini
These new paintings are assured, complex and pull the viewer in to explore the myriad details and references, as well as the exuberant materiality of their making.
‘Omar Victor Diop: Liberty/Diaspora’ at Autograph ABP, London
Diop’s exhibition delivers important lessons in recuperated histories, along with a powerful serving of pure visual pleasure. Highly recommended.
Daria Martin: A Hunger Artist at Maureen Paley, London
For fifteen years, Daria Martin’s work has concerned itself with the relationships between performers and their audiences.