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An art gallery exhibition with abstract paintings and sculptures. There are four framed abstract paintings with red and pink shapes on the walls. In the centre is a white cone-shaped sculpture on a pedestal. A person in a white shirt is viewing the artwork.
Exhibitions

Louise
Bourgeois

Nature Study

Saturday 6 July – Sunday 6 October

Explore the exceptional career of Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), one of the most influential artists of modern times.

A large spider sculpture in a green meadow below a blue sky next to a neoclassical building.

Opening Times

Tue – Sun: 10am-5pm

Mondays: Closed, except bank holidays

 

Galleries are open 10.30am – 5pm

About the
Exhibition

 

Explore the exceptional career of Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), one of the most influential artists of modern times.

With over 40 works, including some rarely seen in the UK, such as Lair (1962) and The Couple (2007-2009). Louise Bourgeois: Nature Study demonstrates Bourgeois’ versatility, as well as the enduring emotive power of her art.

The exhibition brings together works on paper, paintings, textile pieces and sculptures made across the artist’s seven-decade long career, from a rare early painting, made in the 1940s, to examples of her iconic bronze Spider sculptures from the 1990s, and À l’Infini, a series of monumental works on paper that envelop and immerse the viewer, made during the final years of Bourgeois’ life. Spreading seamlessly from the galleries into the landscape, the exhibition will explore important themes within Bourgeois’ work including cycles of time and nature, landscape as a metaphor for the mind and body, and the importance of memory.

Presented in collaboration with ARTIST ROOMS and The Easton Foundation, New York. The exhibition features important loans from The Easton Foundation alongside a remarkable body of her work from ARTIST ROOMS, the national collection jointly owned by Tate and National Galleries of Scotland.

Logos for ARTIST ROOMS, National Galleries Scotland, Tate, Art Fund, Henry Moore Foundation, Arts Council England and Creative Scotland
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CURATOR TOUR AND TEA louise Bourgeois: Nature study
A grid of nine panels depicting abstract, branching forms in shades of pink and red, resembling floral or organic shapes.
Talks & Lectures

CURATOR TOUR AND TEA
louise Bourgeois: Nature study

Tue 23 Jul – Tue 10 Sep 2024

Louise Bourgeois: Film screening and curator tour
Events

Louise Bourgeois:
Film screening and curator tour

Fri 6 Sep 2024

2pm
Louise BourgeoisMixed Media Workshop
This image shows a woman with a white board, pad and pen that shows a skilled drawing of a bird and the word 'welcome'. She is in an art gallery with similar drawings to the one she has done herself. She is looking at us, smiling, giving a welcoming impression.
Workshops

Louise Bourgeois
Mixed Media Workshop

Wed 7 Aug 2024

10am
The Magic Power of the Needle: A Louise Bourgeois inspired Textile Workshop 
Workshops

The Magic Power
of the Needle:
A Louise Bourgeois inspired Textile Workshop 

Fri 4 Oct 2024

10.30am
Sculpture in the park
Exhibitions Included in Admission

Sculpture
in the
park

Until Sun 2 May 2027

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Family Activities

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Sat 13 Jul – Sun 29 Sep 2024