Pelham Picks

An exclusive look at the most illustrious private views of the week ahead

 Zaha Hadid and Lucy Raven at Serpentine Galleries

This winter, the Serpentine presents an exhibition of paintings and the rarely seen drawings of the pioneering and visionary architect Zaha Hadid. The ‘Early Paintings and Drawings’ exhibition will take place in the Serpentine Sackler Gallery, an extension completed in 2013 and one of Zaha Hadid Architects’ first permanent buildings in central London.
‘Edge of Tomorrow’ is Lucy Raven’s first UK solo exhibition. Showing the work of the New York-based artist which focuses on the marginal spaces at the edges of image production, what happens behind the camera or between the frames of a film or animation. The exhibition will bring together a diverse selection of works in a site specific installation within the spaces of the Gallery
 
PV: Wednesday at 6.30 - 9pm
 

Ken Price A Survey of Sculptures and Drawings, 1959 – 2006

A survey of sculptures and drawings by Ken Price, one of the most influential figures of 20th century ceramic art. Working amongst a group of innovative artists who emerged from the creative landscape of 1960s Los Angeles, Price spearheaded a revolutionary shift in the traditional conception of ceramics from a purely functional medium to the realm of art object. Drawn from a private collection in the US, the presentation occupies both gallery spaces and comprises over 180 works, spanning a period of more than 40 years.

 

PV: Wednesday at 6 - 8pm
 

Catherine Goodman and Rachel Campbell Johnson in conversation – Marlborough Fine Art

 
Catherine Goodman will be in conversation with Rachel Campbell-Johnston, The Times Newspaper's chief art critic at Marlborough Fine Art.
The talk celebrates Goodman’s exhibition of new larger landscapes and figures at the gallery, following on from a solo exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in 2014.
 
Event: Wednesday at 6.30 – 7.30pm