Top European Charcoal Art Exhibits for 2013
If you happen to live or be traveling through Europe this year make sure to stop by any of the following galleries and check out their charcoal exhibitions currently being featured.
The Science Museum (London)Kelvin Okafor, an artist known for drawings that are so realistic, they can be mistaken for photographs, will be showing works this year at the Science Museum in London.
Other London Art Galleries to Visit
If you are visiting London this year, be sure to check the following museums for current exhibit showings:
Level G, Barbican Centre,
Silk Street London, EC2Y 8DS
National Gallery (London) Trafalgar Square London,
Duke of Yorks's Building,
Kings Road London, SW3 4SQ
The Saatchi Gallery features primarily contemporary art and hosts a number of charcoal pieces in its permanent collection.
France Art Galleries to VisitIf you are in Paris, visiting the galleries of local artists is a great way to experience the city. Often certain neighbourhoods will will host “open door” events that allow you to visit multiple galleries in one evening. Paris also has many large galleries, such as:
L’Association 59 Rivoli
Galerie Schleicher + Lange
Galerie Pascal Lansberg
Known for its focus on contemporary art pieces, particularly pop-art, abstract and new-realism.