Exhibitions to attend this spring

From Sicket to Gertler: Modern British Art from Boxted House. Brighton Museum and Art Gallery. 17th April- 12th September. www.brighton-hove-rpml.org.uk.

Henry Moore – a selection of prints to launch the publication of a new catalogue: Henry Moore: Prints and Portfolios at Osborne Samuel, 23a Bruton Street, London W1 from 14-30 April.  020 7493 7939

Alexander Adams: New Paintings. Adams explores the implicit narratives of his newspaper sources – a series of paintings that appear as close as possible to the photographs in the newspaper cuttings themselves, so he could paint in a way that reflected the nature of the source. Each of his paintings refer to worlds beyond what is depicted. From 16th April – 4th June. At University Gallery and Baring Wing, Northumbria University, Sandyford Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 8ST. 0191 227 4424.

Anthony Caro: Upright Sculptures at Annely Juda Fine Art, 4th Floor, 23 Dering Street, London W1 from 14 April-2 July. www.annelyjudafineart.co.uk

Terence Gilbert: Paintings of the Middle East. Mathaf Gallery, 24 Motcomb Street, London SW1X 8JU. 14-30 April. www.mathafgallery.com

Tim Lewis: A Retrospective. 14 April – 8th May. Flowers, 21 Cork Street, London W1S 3LZ. www.flowergalleries.com

Ian Houston, Fro, St. Andrews to Hong Kong and Places In-between. Portland Gallery, 8 Bennet Street, London SW1A 1RP. www.portlandgallery.com 15th-30 April. Monday to Friday 10am-6pm

Tom Hallifax, Recent Paintings. Thomas Williams Fine Art, 22 Old Bond Street, London W1S 4PY www.thomaswilliamsfineart.com 12-23 April

Grace Kelly: Style Icon. The spectacular wardrobe of Grace Kelly, one of the most popular actresses of the 1950s. V&A Museum, London. Admission: £6 (£4 concessions). Book in advance online at www.vam.ac.uk or call 08442091770 (booking fees apply) 17 April-26 September

Chris Steele-Perkins: England, my England. The award-winning Magnum Agency photographer. University Gallery and Baring Wing, Northumbria University, Sandford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST www.northumbria.ac.uk/universitygallery 16 April – 4 June

The Society of Botanical Artists, Silver Jubilee Exhibition. Selected work by both members and non-members will be on show in a spectacular array of talent to delight the eye. Westminster Central Hall, Storey’s Gate, London SW1H 9NH. 02076545314 16-25 April
A Critic’s Choice. Selected by Andrew Lambirth. Browse & Darby, 19 Cork Street, London W1S 3LP. www.browseanddarby.co.uk 14 April – 7 May

Kurt Jackson, Ardnamurchan. Dovecot Gallery, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LT. www.dovecotstudios.com 7-24 April

Alexander Adams, New Paintings. University Gallery, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne. www.northumbria.ac.uk/universitygallery 16 April-4 June

Patrick Procktor, Art and Life. A Retrospective Exhibition of paintings, watercolours and prints. The Redfern Gallery, 20 Cork Street, London W1S 3HL www.redfern-gallery.com 13 April to 13 May

Abstract & Nature; an exhibition of contemporary sculpture in the West Garden at Hatfield House, Hatfield, Herts until 30 Sep.  www.hatfield-house.co.uk


Edmund de Waal: From Zero- An exhibition of porcelain installations in response to Malevich. Alan Cristea Gallery, 31 Cork Street, London, W1S 1866. Closing on 17th April. 020 7734 4800.

On The Move: Visualising Action. A fascinating and eye-opening exhibition exploring the representation and analysis of movement in the visual arts and sciences will be on view at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, 39a Canonbury Square, London N1. Closing on 18th April. 020 7704 9522.

Gary Hume: New Work. A group of large new paintings and drawings in charcoal at the New Arts Centre, Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury. SP5 1BG. Until 18th April. 01980 862244.

Exhibition of rare papers and photographs from the Broadlands Archives, including letters from Queen Victoria and Mrs Oscar Wilde and portraits by Cecil Beaton, at the Special Collections Gallery, University of Southampton until 16 April.  www.southampton.ac.uk/broadlands

The Gathering: Building the Arts Council Collection. A new exhibition which delves into the archives of the largest national loan collection of modern and contemporary British art, managed by Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre since 1987, and looks at how a number of key works came to enter the collection since 1987. The exhibition features 31 works by 21 artists, it traces salient moments in the collection’s history. Artists include Victor Burgin, Martin Creed, Peter Doig, and Rebecca Warren. At  Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4 4LG. Closing on 18th April. 01924 832631

Tilting at Windmills – Peter Howson, Works on Paper at Flowers, 82 Kingsland Road, London E2 until 24 Apr.  020 7920 7777

David Gentleman’s watercolours at the Fine Art Society, 148 New Bond Street, London W1 until 15 Apr.  020 7629 5116

Tania Still “Drawing Covert” at The Gallery in Cork Street, London until 17 April.  www.alexandermeddowes.com