Exhibitions to visit this week

Olivia Musgrave: New Bronzes. (see Country Life review Nov 11th). 6th-28th November. John Martin Gallery, 38 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4JG. www.jmlondon.com.

Paintings and works on paper by Donald Hamilton Fraser (who died in September) at Bohun Gallery, Henley-on-Thames from 9-28 Nov.  01491 576228

Building and Making the New Ashmoleon to coincide with the re-opening of the Oxford museum after its multi-million pound redevelopment on 7 Nov. Until 28 Feb.  01865 278000

Old Master and British Paintings at Richard Green, 147 New Bond Street, London W1 from 5 Nov-19 Dec.  

Bridget Riley: New Work at Timothy Taylor Gallery, 15 Carlos Place, London W1 from 6 Nov-19 Dec.  020 7409 3344

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Annual sale of 500 works on paper, oils and ceramics including works by Maggi Hambling, Tessa Newcomb, Edward Bawden, Rolf Harris, Mary Fedden, John Bellany and Anglie Lewin at Fry Art Gallery, Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex on 7 and 8 Nov.  01799 513779

Jenny Jowett – Botanical and Landscape Paintings at The Exhibition Gallery, The Said Business School, Park End Street, Oxford from 6 -22 Nov.  01865 288800

Eight artists – Roy Connelly, Lisa Graa Jensen, Chris Kendrick, Tina Morgan, Liam O’Farrell, Steven Outram, Tessa Shedley-Jordan and Richard Sorrell at Llewellyn Alexander (Fine Paintings), 124-6 The Cut, Waterloo, London SE1 until 28 Nov.  www.LlewellynAlexander.com

Lucy Jones : Landscape Song
– new monoprints on show at Flowers, 21 Cork Street, London W1 from 4-28 Nov.  www.flowerseast.com

Duncan Shanks: In Search of the Past at the Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 from 4-28 Nov.  www.scottish-gallery.co.uk

Capturing the Concept – The Sketchbooks of Sir Nicholas Grimshaw CBE PRA from 1982-2007 at the Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1 from 6 Nov-31 Jan.  www.royalacademy.org.uk

Reynolds Stone: Lettering Logos & Landscapes at the Schneideman Gallery, 331 Portobello Road, London W10 from 6-21 Nov.  020 8354 7365

Points of View: Capturing the 19th Century in Photographs at the Paccar Gallery, British Library, Euston Road, London NW1 until Mar 7.  www.bl.uk/whatson

Mark Hearld and Friend – works in different media by printmakers, jewellers, ceramicists, watercolourists, silversmiths, embroiderers and printmakers at the Scottish Gallery, 16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh from 4-28 Nov.  0131 558 1200


Royal Watercolour Society Autumn Exhibition. The Royal Watercolour Society Autumn Exhibition represents the finest contemporary painting in water based media on paper. 9th October – 7th November. Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London SE1 9JH.

Outside In: 4 August to 8 November at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, PO19 1TJ. Outside in was set up by Pallant House Gallery for artists who are marginalised due to health disability or because their work does not fit a prescribed norm. 01243 774 557

John Wragg RA: Paintings and Sculptures 1974 – 2009. His first solo exhibition since 2000 bringing together work spanning 35 years – a lifetime described in the paintings and sculpture of this most direct and truthful of artists.19th September – 8th November. Sladers Yard, West Bay, Bridport, Dorset DT6 4EL. 01308 459 511. www.sladersyard.co.uk.

David Tress – new works that pit the clamour of the city against the sublime beauty of nature.  At The Albany Gallery, 74b Albany Road, Cardiff until 7 Nov.  029 2048 7158

John Walker: Small Paintings from Seal Point, Maine. British artist John Walker moved into a new studio in the picturesque American state of Maine, he then discovered hundreds of abandoned bingo cards dating from the building’s history as a community centre in the 1950’s. He bundled them into plastic bags and was about to take them to the local rubbish tip when he had a flash of inspiration – why not use them as the basis for a new series of paintings? 16th October – 8th November. Offer Waterman & Co, 11 Langton Street, London SW10 0JL. 020 7351 0068. www.cawdelldouglas.com

Lynn Chadwick, Out of the Shadows: Unseen Sculptures of the 1960’s
. The most complete survey of Chadwick’s inventive abstract works ever realised. London, 15th September – 8th November, Gloucestershire, 19th September – 13th November. Pangolin London, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG. 020 7520 1480. www.pangolinlondon.com. Gallery Pangolin, Chalford, Near Stroud, GL6 8NT. 01453 889765. www.gallery-pangolin.com.

‘Black on Paper.’ Olyvia Kwok is to present an exhibition of exquisite draings by modern and contemporary masters, including Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall at her London gallery. 7th October – 8th November. Olyvia Fine Art, 17 Ryder Street, St. James’s, London, SW1Y 6PY. www.olyviafineart.com.

Duffy. An exhibition of photographs by Brian Duffy, one of the most dynamic and inventive photographers of the 1960’s. 14th October – 7th November. Chris Beetles Gallery, 8 & 10 Ryder Street, London, SW1Y 6QB.

Gustav Metzger, Decades 1959 – 2009. The Serpentine Gallery presents a major survey of work from six decades by the influential artists and activist Gustav Metzger. 29th September – 8th November. The Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens, London, W2 3XA. www.serpentinegallery.org.

Bingo! How an abandoned hoard of game cards inspired one of Britain’s finest artists. john Wlker’s first solo show in Britain for 25 years. 16th October – 7th November. Offer Waterman & Co, 11 Langton Street, London, SW10 0JL. www.cawdelldouglas.com.

Artists Rooms at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh until 8 Nov.  www.nationalgalleries.org