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The Best Exhibitions in London

The Best Exhibitions in London

David Hockney, Depression-era America, the British in Italy: our favourite shows to see now

David Hockney, 'Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures), 1971Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide South Australian Government Grant with the assistance of Bond Corporation Holdings Limited through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation to mark the Gallery's Centenary 1981


America After the Fall, Royal Academy ★★★★ Revelatory portrayal of the artistic response to the Great Depression. Until 4 June

David Hockney, Tate Britain ★★★★ Blockbuster to mark the artist's 80th birthday has Los Angeles light and Yorkshire warmth. Until 29 May

Deutsche Börse/Roger Mayne, Photographers' Gallery ★★★★ Mid-century street photography rubs shoulders with this year's prize shortlist. Until 11 Jun

Giacomo Balla: Designing the Future, Estorick Collection ★★★★ Futurism, fashion and flair: works from the Biagiotti Cigna Collection Until 25 Jun

Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun, National Portrait Gallery ★★★★ Gender and identity explored by artists born 70 years apart. Until 29 May

The American Dream: Pop to the Present, British Museum ★★★★★ Sixty years of print-making makes for a thrilling all-American portrait. Until 18 Jun

Vanessa Bell, Dulwich Picture Gallery ★★★ The Bloomsbury painter whose life outshone her art. Until 4 Jun

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