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John Davies works feature in the 110th anniversary of the Museo de Bellas Artes in Bilbao

In October 2018, Bilbao’s Museo de Bellas Artes organised a major exhibition, rearranging the collection. Entitled ABC – El alfabeto del Museo de Bilbao, and curated by Kirmen Uribe, the exhibition features works by John Davies, including a room for the letter ‘W’, devoted to Davies’s work ‘(Every) War Memorial, and this head, ‘Flemish Head’.

John Davies exhibition open at Turner Contemporary, Margate

The Deerson Series (2012 – 2017), by British sculptor John Davies
The Deerson Series (2012 – 2017), Fibreglass and paint, at Turner Contemporary, November 2017 – February 2018 (photo: Stephen White)

November 2017

John Davies’s exhibition My Ghosts was on display at Turner Contemporary in Margate until 11 February 2018. The show consisted of two major works: The Deerson Series (above) and My Ghosts, a tableau of figures, as well as a selection of drawings. My Ghosts remains on display until 7 May 2018.

John Davies exhibition at Turner Contemporary, Margate

Image of Turner Contemporary Gallery in Margate

From 14 November 2017 until Spring 2018, a major installation of new sculptures by John Davies will be on show at Turner Contemporary in Margate. This exhibition brings together a new, large-scale tableau alongside a series of scarecrow-like sculptures, and a selection of the artist’s drawings. It will coincide with exhibitions by Tracey Emin and the French sculptor Jean Arp.

For more details, visit www.visitthanet.co.uk/events/223629/

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