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Exhibitions

David Hockney new self portrait

Hockney’s Eye: The Art and Technology of Depiction

One of the most influential artists of our time, David Hockney (b.1937) takes over Cambridge this spring and summer with an exhibition across The Fitzwilliam Museum and The Heong Gallery, Downing College.

To Ithaka: An exhibition of paintings, drawings and pastels by Mark Cazalet

Fri 8 October 2021 - Thu 18 November 2021

Clare Hall

Details from the Committee:
Our first exhibition this academic year will be the equivalent to a firework display in its rush of energy and its multiple sparks of brilliant colour. Mark Cazalet is a dynamic artist, whose insight and enthusiasm for art make him a notable figure at the Royal Drawing School and a significant presence within the contemporary arts scene. Yet his artistic development has followed a singular path, out of step with many of the fast-changing fashions within art practice. His chosen media are traditional, but his awareness of the texture and feel of everyday life is intensely modern. Whether travelling abroad or on home territory, he is alert to the surface appearances of things and in his treatment of them seeks out further meanings. Looking at his art, one sometimes feels that everything seems to shimmer with vitality.

Visit the exhibition from 10am-5pm daily (after the Private View on 7 October).

About the artist:
Mark Cazalet is a contemporary artist based in London and Suffolk, UK. He trained at Chelsea School of Art and Falmouth School of Art. Immediately after graduating he was awarded the French government’s National Studentship award to study in France. He studied at L’école des Beaux-Arts, in the studio of Christian Boltanski. Simultaneously to this scholarship, Mark was awarded a year at the Cite-des-Arts studio complex in the Marais. After a year back in London he went to M.S. University Baroda for an eighteen-month Association of Commonwealth Universities Scholarship to study under Professor Fulham Mohamed Sheikh. Since his return to the UK, Mark has held a number of residencies, and in 2012 and 2013 was artist-in-residence twice at The Anni and Josef Albers Foundation, Connecticut, US. He is a Senior Member of Faculty at The Royal Drawing School; teaches at West Dean College and The Edward James Foundation, Sussex; and is a Trustee of City and Guilds of London Art School.

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

Enquiries: Porters' Lodge Website Email: porters@clarehall.cam.ac.uk Telephone: 01223 332360

Timing

In person

10:00am-5:00pm daily from Friday 8 October 2021 until Thursday 18 November 2021

All times

Fri 8 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 9 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 10 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 11 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 12 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 13 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 14 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 15 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 16 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 17 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 18 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 19 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 20 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 21 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 22 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 23 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 24 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 25 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 26 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 27 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 28 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 29 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 30 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 31 October 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 1 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 2 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 3 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 4 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 5 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 6 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 7 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 8 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 9 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 10 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 11 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 12 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 13 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 14 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Mon 15 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tue 16 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 17 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 18 November 2021 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Venue

Address: Clare Hall
Herschel Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 9AL
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