South London Gallery

A swathe of renovations and extensions across the UK capital suggests an appetite for a different kind of architecture

By George Kafka

Opening with a show about humour in art, there is a refreshing domesticity to SLG’s expansion

By Hettie Judah

In further news: Emperor Constantine’s missing finger discovered in the Louvre; and are Van Gogh’s Sunflowers turning brown?

London

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11 Mar

In other news: Ed Moses (1926-2018); Jude Kelly leaves Southbank Centre; Hepworth Wakefield revives postwar ‘School Prints’ project

Katharina Grosse, This Drove my Mother up the Wall, 2017, installation view, South London Gallery, acrylic on wall and floor. Courtesy: South London Gallery; photograph: Andy Keate

South London Gallery, London, UK

By Hettie Judah

Ahead of its South London Gallery performance, how Tom Phillips’s Irma – a work that questions the genre of opera itself – is being staged

By Adam Harper