Current exhibition

The Shape of Things: Still Life in Britain

Pallant House Gallery, Chichester

11 May – 20 October 2024

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The Shape of Things, on view at Pallant House Gallery, questions the idea that still life is a lesser genre, showing how important it is to artists and society.

De Waal's 2021 piece September Song, II, is on display alongside works by Hurvin Anderson, Vanessa Bell, Edward Burra, Patrick Caulfield, Lucian Freud, Gluck, Duncan Grant, Richard Hamilton, Mona Hatoum, Jann Haworth, David Hockney, Lee Miller, Paul Nash, Ben Nicholson, William Nicholson, Eric Ravilious, Anwar Jalal Shemza, William Scott, Walter Sickert, Stanley Spencer, Rachel Whiteread and Clare Woods. The exhibition will look at how these artists have used traditional art history to express the complexities of the human condition.