Authentic swing sounds of the '30s and '40s delivered with inventive musicality and breezy Aussie charm. Duncan and his band bring you the best in classic jazz featuring a line-up of London’s finest purveyors of swing, boogie-woogie, blues and ragtime accompanied by a selection of fantastic pianists playing Bishopsgate’s beautiful Yamaha grand.
David Hockney is constantly exploring new technological possibilities in art. He has embraced the use of the iPad, film, polaroid and photoshop as a means to create works that stand alongside his works of more traditional methods such as painting and drawing. Now in his eighties, Hockney’s investigations into how to depict more truly how we ‘see’ is unwavering.
With a back-catalogue of hits to his name including "How Long", "Tempted" and "The Living Years", Paul's uniquely soulful voice is a must for his millions of fans around the world. His amazing songs have been performed by some of the biggest names in music including The Eagles, Diana Ross and Tom Jones and he is constantly in demand as a session keyboardist, having recorded and toured with Elton John, Van Morrison, Roger Waters and BB King, and most recently on Eric Clapton's world tour.
The installation is centred on an audio sculpture comprising of a vintage-style jukebox customised with a selection of 70 songs about London, chosen by the artist as an homage to the richly diverse narratives that weave through the city’s neighbourhoods. Outfitted with benches and headphones, the installation invites visitors to either choose a song which resonates with them, or enjoy the selections made by others. Excerpts from the songs’ lyrics fill the walls of Bloomberg SPACE along with a map of London that plots the geography of Hiller’s playlist.
Broken pledges. Fake deadlines. And that’s just Britain’s leading political comedian, once again promising his last show as an EU citizen (maybe). Former political adviser Matt Forde is known for his podcast The Political Party, a weekly celebration of politics and its personalities, and the Dave TV show Unspun with Matt Forde.
This major retrospective is the first Warhol exhibition at Tate Modern for almost 20 years. As well as his iconic pop images of Marilyn Monroe, Coca-Cola and Campbell’s soup cans, it includes works never seen before in the UK. Twenty-five works from his Ladies and Gentlemen series – portraits of black and Latinx drag queens and trans women – are shown for the first time in 30 years. Visitors can also play with his floating Silver Clouds and experience the psychedelic multimedia environment of the Exploding Plastic Inevitable