Timothy Taylor Gallery

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Timothy Taylor Gallery

Timothy Taylor Gallery is a modern and contemporary art gallery in Mayfair, London, owned and founded by Timothy Taylor. The gallery represents a variety of modern and contemporary artists, selling original and editioned artworks across many different media.

History[edit]

The gallery was founded in 1996 on Bruton Place and later moved to 24 Dering Street in 2003,[1] expanding to include a second space at 21 Dering Street in 2006, which closed when they opened their new gallery at 15 Carlos Place, Mayfair.

In October 2007, Timothy Taylor Gallery opened a new 2,000-square-foot (190 m2) space in 15 Carlos Place, Mayfair, London, with an inaugural exhibition of Alex Katz’s works, entitled ‘One Flight Up’.[2],[3] The move allowed the gallery to exhibit a greater scope of works in a space designed by the acclaimed Eric Parry Architects.[4]

Former Senior Curator of the Tate Modern,[5] Director of Exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Arts [6] and Director of Chisenhale Gallery,[7] Emma Dexter, joined Timothy Taylor Gallery as Director of Exhibitions in 2007. Emma has curated group shows including 'Ballet Mécanique' in 2007 and ‘Ventriloquist’ in 2009.[8],[9],[10]

The gallery has produced over twenty publications, and shown over seventy exhibitions since its opening. Timothy Taylor Gallery also actively takes part in a number of art fairs worldwide, including the Frieze Art Fair, Art Basel Miami, and Art Basel.

Directors:

Artists[edit]

The gallery currently represents:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Conti, Samantha (20 June 2003). "TAYLOR MADE.(art dealer Timothy Taylor opens new gallery in London, England's West End)". WWD  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required) (Condé Nast). Retrieved 27 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Valbonesi, Ilari. ‘An impossible marriage of the epic and the humble: Alex Katz ‘One Flight Up’. Ecopolis. 12 October 2007.
  3. ^ ‘Space /Invaders’. Mayfair Times. November 2007.
  4. ^ ‘In the name of art’. World Architecture News.com. 12 October 2007.
  5. ^ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-features/9965355/Emma-Dexter-former-Tate-curator-interview-theres-so-little-bureaucracy-in-commercial-galleries.html
  6. ^ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-features/9965355/Emma-Dexter-former-Tate-curator-interview-theres-so-little-bureaucracy-in-commercial-galleries.html
  7. ^ http://www.chisenhale.org.uk/about/previous_directors.php
  8. ^ Ward, Ossian. ‘The Gothic Vault’. Time Out London. 19 March 2009.
  9. ^ Herbert, Martin. ‘Reviews: Ventriloquist’. Time Out London. 19 March 2009.
  10. ^ Cumming, Laura (12 October 2008). "What price the rise of private art?". The Observer. Retrieved 27 October 2012. 

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