For I have known them all already, known them all:
Have known the evenings, mornings, afternoons,
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons;
I know the voices dying with a dying fall
- T. S. Eliot
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Dellasposa is delighted to present 'Ars Moriendi', the first exhibition at the gallery by Alexander James and Gail Olding.
The exhibition delves into the art of dying and our fascination with momento mori in art. Featuring works from Alexander James's Vanitas series on A Beautiful Announcement of Death. In addition, we have a large scale sculpture, Razzle Dazzle, and a site-specific installation Each Day, by British sculptor and photographer Gail Olding.
We look forward to welcoming you to the exhibition and invite you to enjoy the sight of these works of art, on view for a limited time in the heart of Mayfair, London
A curator’s tour of the exhibition and discussion of ideas of momento mori in art, and in relation to the works by Alexander James and Gail Olding.
An exclusive Salon Event hosed by Founder and Director, Jessica McBride. and Curator and Writer Dr. Nils Jean.
Celebrate the work of Alexander James and Gail Olding at the closing reception of the exhibition.
MONDAY - FRIDAY
10:00 - 19:00
SATURDAY - SUNDAY
12:00 - 16:00
10 Shepherd Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 7JE
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