Victoriana exhibition is a big hit

by Chantal

Yinka Shoinibare's re-imagining of Dorian Gray. Image courtesy of Guildhall Art Gallery.

Yinka Shoinibare’s re-imagining of Dorian Gray. Image courtesy of Guildhall Art Gallery.

Victoriana: The Art of Revival has only been open two weeks out of its three months but is already receiving glowing feedback and press from all areas including The IndependentTime Out, Radio 4, and The Guardian to name but a few.

“the most enthralling exhibition of the year so far” (The Independent)

“an exhibition to linger over” 5/5 stars (London Unattached)

“bring on the Victoriana – it is the art of the modern world”  (Jonathan Jones, The Guardian)

“Victoriana: The Art Of Revival is a lively and entertaining exhibition” (Metro)

 “Victoriana is a great example of innovation.” (David Pearson, Director of Culture, Heritage & Libraries for the City of London Corporation)

 “Come and be Beguiled by this Fascinating Miscellany of Curiosities” (Run Riot)

 “Wonderfully eloquent pieces expressing the ambiguities of Victorian society” 5/5 stars (the upcoming)

You can enjoy a short video tour of part of the exhibition below (and listen out for a brief discussion of one of my show pieces halfway through!):