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Friday, 20 October 2017 14:21 Written by Lucy Admin

Tapestry in Lisbon


Music World I & II


The Portalegre Tapestries Gallery celebrates its 30th anniversary on October 22nd with a reception at the gallery from 5pm until 9pm and a viewing of the exhibition Arte Sobre Arte featuring the tapestries of Bernard Foucher and Tom Phillips. The exhibition continues until 27th November 2017
Rua da Academia das Ciências 2J
1200-004 Lisboa


Friday, 20 October 2017 12:15 Written by Lucy Admin

The Infernal Method at the Royal Academy of Arts

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Tantal: The Night Sky, Tom Phillips 2017

Etching: The Infernal Method, curated by Norman Ackroyd RA is an exhibition of works for sale by Royal Academicians and invited artists celebrating the diversity of contemporary etching practice. The title of the exhibition is taken from a passage in William Blake’s The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. The exhibition gives invited artists the opportunity to display work alongside those who are established and renowned in their respective fields. They include a diverse range of practitioners including those from the worlds of architecture and fashion. Three new prints by Tom Phillips are included in the show and all works are available for sale from the Royal Academy’s online Art Sales shop. This free exhibition can be viewed until 19th February 2018 at 

The Keeper's House, Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly London W1J 0BD Saturday – Thursday 10am – 6pm 
Friday 10am – 10pm or online here

Proceeds from the sales go towards helping the non-profit-making areas of the Academy, including the education programme, library and the RA Schools.

Monday, 21 August 2017 08:41 Written by Lucy Admin

Irma tickets

IRMA Score

Tickets are selling out fast for the new production of Tom Phillips opera Irma at the South London Gallery on 16th and 17th September. Currently the South London Gallery web site is ungoing maintenance, please telephone the gallery on 0207 703 6120 or email to book tickets priced at £15 or £10 for concessions.

Directed by Netia Jones with musical direction by Anton Lukoszevieze, Irma will be shown as an audio visual installation at the South London Gallery from 11am - 6pm on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th September followed by performances at 7.30pm on both nights.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 14:48 Written by Lucy Admin

The Game of Silence


The Game of Silence II, 1995, Mixed media 

Join Tom Phillips at Flowers Gallery on Saturday 1st July for the special closing event of his exhibition Connected Works.

The Game of Silence is a game for which there are no known rules. On Saturday 1st July Tom will be present in the gallery to play the game and to discuss the other works in the exhibition. This is an interactive experience in which guests are invited to observe and participate. If you would like to attend please book a place using this email address

Flowers Gallery, 82 Kingsland Road, London E2 8DP telephone 0207 920 7777


Tuesday, 13 June 2017 13:55 Written by Steve Xerri

Tom Phillips interviewed for Studio International

Tom Phillips, interview | Flowers Gallery, London | 25 May 2017 from Studio International on Vimeo.

To recognise Tom Phillips's 80th birthday and to accompany the current Flowers Gallery exhibition, he is interviewed in the latest issue of Studio International, with whose kind permission the video is republished here.