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Viewing Rashid Johnson: Sodade

If you’re heading to the Balearics, make time to visit Hauser & Wirth Menorca. Located on the picturesque Isla del Rey, a small island in the Mahon harbour, Hauser & Wirth Menorca presents new work by American artist Rashid Johnson that explores collective and historical expressions of longing and displacement, while also tackling urgent issues facing society today.

As you meander around the galleries, you’ll encounter a new series of bronze sculpturers and Seascape paintings as well as a group of Bruise Paintings and Surrender Paintings featuring iconography from his celebrated Anxious Men series. Instead of violent reds, however, you’ll come face to face with hues of blues and whites.

‘Emptied out of colour, the Surrender Paintings feature white application only on raw linen canvases, conjuring a feeling of redemption and recognition,’ Johnson said. ‘There’s a simplicity and quiet nature in how these new series relate to collective experiences of the last months.’

Once you’ve had your fill, head out into the magnificent garden designed by Piet Oudolf where you’ll find a sculpture trail featuring works by Louise Bourgeois, Eduardo Chillida and Franz West, among others. Peckish? Pit-stop at Cantina, serving a menu of local, seasonal produce, before heading back to Mahon on the ferry.

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19 June 2022 — 13 November 2022
The Wick - Ed Clark, Untitled. 1957. The Art Institute of Chicago. © The Art Institute of Chicago /
Art Resource, NY. Photo: Elyse Allen.
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Viewing Light, colour and rainbows dazzle in Turner Contemporary’s landmark exhibition on Ed Clark

The Wick - Judy Chicago Wrestling with the Shadow for Her Life from Shadow Drawings, 1982 Prismacolor on rag paper 29 x 23 in. (73.66 x 58.42 cm) © Judy Chicago/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; Photo © Donald Woodman/ARS, NY Courtesy of the artist
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Viewing The grand dame of feminist art, Judy Chicago, finally gets a major retrospective in London

The Wick -  © Silvia Rosi, 2022 work produced with the support of the MAXXI Foundation - National Museum of XXI century arts, Rome and BVLGARI.
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Viewing Last chance to see Peckham’s brilliant and experimental annual photo festival

The Wick - Tyler Mitchell, Simply Fragile, 2022 © Tyler Mitchell. Courtesy of the artist
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Viewing Sir Elton John and David Furnish present their dazzling private photography collection at the V&A

The Wick - Sander Coers, POST no.48, Courtesy of Open Doors Gallery
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Viewing Photo London brings more than 400 artists to Somerset House for its ninth edition

The Wick - David Bailey, Maria Helvin Green.
Courtesy of the artist.
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Viewing Playful and poignant – portraits by iconic British photographers David Bailey and Mary McCartney