Pictures at an Exhibition

Raqib Shaw at White Cube Bermondsey, London

Raqib Shaw, Self Portrait in the Studio at Peckham (After Steenwyck the Younger) II, 2014–15, acrylic, enamel, and rhinestones on birchwood. BEN WESTOBY, WHITE CUBE/©RAQIB SHAW

Raqib Shaw, Self Portrait in the Studio at Peckham (After Steenwyck the Younger) II, 2014–15, acrylic, enamel, and rhinestones on birchwood.

BEN WESTOBY, WHITE CUBE/©RAQIB SHAW

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show:Raqib Shaw: Self Portraits” is on view at White Cube Bermondsey in London through Sunday, September 11. The solo exhibition presents ten paintings and three sculptures that riff on Old Masters, mixed with “images of his Peckham studio, the landscape of his childhood home in Kashmir, Hindu iconography, Japanese decorative arts and architecture,” according to the show’s press release.

Copyright 2016, Art Media ARTNEWS, llc. 110 Greene Street, 2nd Fl., New York, N.Y. 10012. All rights reserved.


  • Issues