Auction house Bonhams is to host a major exhibition marking the 110th anniversary of the Ballets Russes, the groundbreaking company founded by impresario Serge Diaghilev in 1909. In Pursuit of the Firebird: A Ballets Russes Exhibition at Bonhams will run at 101 New Bond Street from May 28 until June 5. The exhibition will focus […]
Carmencita, the Spanish dancer painted by the American artist John Singer Sargent, will be included in a new exhibition of the artist’s portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London.
The Art of Displacement is a new exhibition by dance photographer Simon Tomkinson, running at London’s Silverprint Gallery until December 12.
This October, Bulgarian sculptor Ivan Minekov and his London-based daughter, Paola, join forces in a new exhibition. Both artists have used dance as a subject.
Deborah MacMillan, artist and widow of Sir Kenneth MacMillan, will be exhibiting a selection of new watercolours and oil paintings at Gallery 27 from October 10 to 15, 2011. The exhibition displays a number of paintings inspired by Deborah MacMillan’s work in the theatre, and includes a number of backstage scenes. The gallery is located […]
This autumn, the National Portrait Gallery will devote an exhibition to 18th-century actress portraits, from Nell Gwyn to Sarah Siddons. Among the portraits are several dancers, including Hester Santlow (later Booth, pictured) and Giovanna Baccelli.