NEXT EXHIBITION

KEITH VAUGHAN: ON PAGHAM BEACH, PHOTOGRAPHS AND COLLAGES FROM THE 1930S

25 October 2017 - 08 December 2017

In Autumn 2017 Austin Desmond Fine Art will present an exhibition of rare vintage photographs and collages by the British artist Keith Vaughan (1912-1977).  Dating from the 1930s, the majority of these images have never previously been seen or exhibited.

AUSTIN / DESMOND FINE ART

Austin/Desmond Fine Art specialises in Modern British, International and Contemporary art. Established in 1979, the gallery has been located in Bloomsbury since 1988. Read More

28 JULY - 4 SEPT 2017
The gallery will be closed for the duration of August, closing on Friday the 28th of July and re-opening on Monday the 4th September 2017.



NEWS

The Art Newspaper: "Lost Keith Vaughan photographs go on show in London, capturing illicit love at a time when homosexuality was still illegal Images, to be shown at Austin Desmond Fine Art, depict British artist with group of male friends on holiday at Pagham Beach in West Sussex" Article by Anna Brady in the Art Newspaper. CLICK HERE

Performing Images - Tibor Hajas Brought to Life, Friday 23rd June, 6-8pm. Performing Images is an innovative project brought to you by the Hungarian Cultural Centre in collaboration with Austin/Desmond Fine Art. British authors Matt Thorne and Wayne Holloway-Smith have been comissioned to write a short literary piece inspired by the artwork of the Hungarian performance artist Tibor Hajas who is currently being exhibited at the gallery in the exhibition TIBOR HAJAS: ACTION WORKS. These pieces will be staged with the help of actors Chris New, Eva Magyar and Zita Teby in a durational performance repeated every 20 minutes

Keith Vaughan, Boy in Fishing Net (1939)