Lisson Gallery London, NW1 Architecture, Picture, Bell St Property Design, Photo, Image
Lisson Gallery Building
Bell St Building: Arts in West London, England, UK – design by Tony Frettton, Architect
23 Jun 2007
Photos © Adrian Welch, Jun 2007
Address: Lisson Gallery, 52 Bell St, Lisson Grove, northwest London, NW1 5DA
Date built: 1990
Design: Tony Fretton Architects
The Lisson Gallery is a contemporary art gallery in Bell Street, Lisson Grove, London, founded by Nicholas Logsdail and Fiona Hildyard in 1967. The gallery represents such artists as Ai Weiwei, John Latham, Sol LeWitt, Robert Mangold, Jonathan Monk, Julian Opie, Richard Wentworth and Turner Prize winners Anish Kapoor and Richard Deacon.
Lisson Gallery was founded in 1967 by Nicholas Logsdail and Fiona Hildyard. It was one of a small number of pioneering galleries in the UK, Europe and the United States to champion artists associated with Minimalism and Conceptual art, including Sol LeWitt, Dan Graham, Donald Judd, Dan Flavin, Carl Andre, Peter Schmidt, Lawrence Weiner, Art & Language, John Latham, Peter Joseph, Lee Ufan and Daniel Buren.
Location: Lisson Grove, London NW1 5DA
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In the 1980s, Logsdail exhibited many of the artists who came to be known under the term New British Sculptors, who came to maturity in the early-1980s.
In the 1990s, a diverse group demonstrated a poetic conceptualism of image and language while other artists including Tony Oursler used the media of video and sound to create heightened visions of the social constructs of their age. A new generation has emerged in the first decade of 21st century who explore the structures of representation and cultural value from global perspectives. At the beginning of the second decade of the 21st century the gallery has begun to work with another new generation of artists including Cory Arcangel, Haroon Mirza and Ryan Gander.
In 2011, Lisson opened a branch gallery in Milan, Italy.
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52 Bell St building (design by Tony Frettton architect) photographs taken with Panasonic DMC-FX01 lumix camera; Leica lense: 2816×2112 pixels – original photos available upon request: info(at)e-architect.com
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