Animals and Us
25th May - 30th September 2018
Exhibition extended opening hours 10am-6pm
Animals & Us is a major exhibition exploring artists’ reflections on the relationship between humans and other animals.
At a time when scientists warn that humans may be causing the sixth mass extinction on earth; how do we see and relate to other animals?
Focusing on contemporary and 20th century artists and including historical artworks and artefacts Animals & Us explores our lives and encounters with animals, and how these have been reflected in art.
Installed across all Turner Contemporary’s first floor galleries Animals & Us encompasses a wide range of media, from painting and sculpture to video and installation.
Features a wide range of artists including; Tracey Emin, Beatrix Potter, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, JMW Turner, Ernest Howard Shepard and many more.
Candida Höfer, Zoologischer Garten Paris II 1997 © Candida Höfer / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn and DACS, London 2018
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