News & Announcements

15th May 2012

80th Birthday Print Show

31 May to 7 July 2012 Alan Cristea Gallery in Cork Street, London W1S 3NU, will mount an exhibition of Howard Hodgkin’s prints to celebrate his 80th birthday. The birthday will be on 6 August but, as Alan Cristea has said, That’s not an ideal moment to open any show. The exhibition will look back […]

22nd March 2012

Picture at Auction

‘Deep Blue Sea’ is coming up for auction at Sotheby’s London in the June 2012 day sale. www.sothebys.com

4th March 2012

Howard Hodgkin for Designers Guild

A collection of unique Howard Hodgkin designs have been re-released by Designers Guild, including one brand new design. Abstract, textural and vibrantly coloured these painted patterns have been cleverly printed on soft linen and crisp cotton fabrics to delightful effect. Text from Designers Guild, including Howard Hodgkin speaking about the relationship between textile and art: […]

1st March 2012

Olympic Games Print and Poster

Hodgkin: Swimming Since 1912 each city hosting the Olympic Games has commissioned one or more posters in celebration. Since the first Paralympic games was held at Stoke Mandeville posters have also been commissioned for the Paralympic games. Over the course of the last century a body of iconic work has been created and previous artists […]

1st February 2012

Visions of Mughal India: The Collection of Howard Hodgkin

Exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (Exhibition Galleries 59 – 60, third floor) 2 February – 22 April 2012 Andrew Topsfield, the Ashmolean’s Keeper of Eastern Art, introduces the show, which he also curates: This exhibition of about 115 Indian paintings and drawings will show this outstanding private collection virtually in its entirety for the […]

10th November 2011

Return to New York

Howard Hodgkin New Paintings 2007-2011 3 November – 23 December 2011 Gagosian Galleries, 5th Floor, 980 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10075, USA. Tel. 212.744.2313. E-mail: [email protected] Opening hours: Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am-6pm(Opening reception: Thursday 3 November, from 6 to 8 pm) The exhibition includes: After Whistler, 2010 In Egypt, 2007-2008 Saturday, 2005-2008 Early Morning, […]

1st November 2011

At Auction for a Good Cause

As Time Goes By (red version) going, going for charity 10 November 2011, Sotheby’s New York Lot 420, to be auctioned on 10 November in the 2pm session of Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Day Sale, estimate $80-120,000 Part of Sotheby’s sale on 10 November was devoted to a charity auction, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the […]

1st October 2011

Norwegian Paintings Debut

Peder Lund Gallery, 22 October – 26 November 2011Filipstadveien 5, N-0250 Oslo, Norway. Tel. +47 22 01 55 55. E-mail: [email protected] Opening hours: Saturdays 12 – 4pm or by appointment The exhibition includes , An Open Door, 2008-2011; Arabian Sea, 2008-2010; Heat and Dust, 2010; Snowfall, 2010 (above); Deep Blue Sea, 2009-2010; Snow Cloud, 2009-2010; […]

1st August 2011

On View in North Carolina

Ackland Art Museum, USA Coming Up from the Beach, 1970-1972 (oil on wood) will be on view in Carolina Collects: 150 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art from Alumni Collections at the Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA from 9 September – 4 December 2011.

1st July 2011

Among Booksellers: Tales Told In Letters to Howard Hodgkin

A publication of letters written to Howard Hodgkin by the bookseller David Batterham travelling in France and Spain over a thirty five year period.Published by Stone Trough Books (George Ramsden).51 Walmgate, YORK YO1 9TYtel: 01904 670323

11th April 2011

Hodgkin London 2012 Olympic Poster Unveiled

Swimming, the poster designed by Hodgkin for the London 2012 Olympic games was officially unveiled today. 12 leading British artists were invited to design the official London 2012 posters, including Bridget Riley, Michael Craig-Martin, Tracey Emin, Martin Creed, Gary Hume, Rachel Whiteread, Chris Ofili, Sarah Morris, Fiona Banner, Bob and Roberta Smith, and Anthea Hamilton. […]

18th March 2011

Hodgkin in Cardiff

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales in Cardiff has acquired one of Howard Hodgkin’s most spectacular original prints, entitled Venice, Evening, 1995 thanks to the Nerys Johnson Contemporary Art Fund and the Derek Williams Trust which each awarded a grant of £9,000. The 16 part hand painted etching and aquatint will beautifully complement and enhance […]