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Viewing ‘Bad Manners’ by Jake & Dinos Chapman

Conceived in collaboration with the artist Jake Chapman, this bijou exhibition explores the role of non-consensual collaborations between artists from the mid 19th century to the present day. From overpainting and over layering to modifying signatures and colours, it questions notions of originality and authorship to dazzling effect.

Central to the exhibition is Jake and Dinos Chapman’s Glitter Los Caprichos (2019), a large-scale installation comprising 80 etchings by Goya that have been reworked and ‘improved’ with glitter. Other notable highlights include a drawing by Edouard Manet from 1863 depicting his famous nude Olympia gazing directly at the viewer and a 2021 watercolour by Jake Chapman, executed on top of an etching Manet prepared using this Olympia drawing.

Elsewhere, you’ll encounter a table sculpture (1987) by Martin Kippenberger made using a Gerhard Richter Grey painting and a collage by Jean (Hans) Arp, which incorporates parts of Sophie Taeuber-Arp’s work. This is a clever and intriguing show that will put a smile on your face. Just as the artists intended!

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The Wick - Catinca Malaimare, Gamma and Omega hold hands, 2023, performance documentation, Zabludowicz Collection. Photo Tim Bowditch 7
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Viewing Catinca Malaimare: Gamma and Omega hold hands

The Wick - Serge Attukwei Clottey: Crossroads, Simon Lee Gallery, London, Photo: Prudence Cuming Associates
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Viewing Serge Attukwei Clottey: Crossroads

The Wick - Installation view:
Julian Opie, OP.VR@LISSON/London
©Julian Opie, Courtesy Lisson Gallery
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Viewing Julian Opie: OP.VR@LISSON/London

The Wick - Installation view of Mike Nelson, Triple Bluff Canyon (the woodshed), 2004. Various materials. M25, 2023. Found tyres. Photo: Matt Greenwood. Courtesy the artist and the Hayward Gallery.
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Viewing Nike Nelson: ‘Extinction Beckons’

The Wick - My Reality is Different, 2022 (detail);
Animation chamber, 9-channel installation, sound: 25.15 mins
© Nalini Malani; Photo: Luke Walker
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Viewing Nalini Malani: My Reality is Different

The Wick - ‘Collect’, the annual international fair produced by the Crafts Council at Somerset House in London, showcasing contemporary craft and design from 40 galleries and works from over 400 artists. Picture date: Wednesday March 1, 2023. PA Photo. The 19th edition of ‘Collect’ features textile, jewellery, furniture, ceramics, metalwork, fibre art, and glass made in the last five years. The fair runs from March 3 – 5, alongside online presentations of all participating galleries in partnership with online art marketplace, Artsy until March 12. Photo credit should read: David Parry/PA Wire.
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Viewing Collect art fair