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Exhibitions in London open on Wed, 15th Jul 2020

Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

Through the medium of film and photography, this major exhibition considers how masculinity has been coded, performed, and socially constructed from the 1960s to the present day. (Ending Soon Sun, 23rd Aug)

Masculinities - Liberation through Photography
An exhibition exploring representations of the pregnant female body through portraits, over 500 years. (Ending Soon Sun, 23rd Aug)

Portraying Pregnancy: From Holbein to Social Media
The New Stone Age exhibition celebrates the sustainability, practicality and inherent beauty of stone. (Ends on Sat, 12th Sep)

 The New Stone Age
Exhibition of shortlisted entries to recognise and support the most innovative, original and relevant photography-based practice within a given year. (Ends on Sat, 19th Sep)

Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020
Discover the story of Derek Jarman’s garden at Prospect Cottage, Dungeness, in this exhibition at the Garden Museum. (Ends on Sun, 20th Sep)

Derek Jarman: My garden’s boundaries are the horizon
A rediscovered collection of paintings and drawings by over forty young Zimbabwean artists that have not been exhibited together for almost 70 years. (Ends on Wed, 30th Sep)

The stars are bright - Zimbabwean art
This exhibition reunites all six paintings in the Classical myths series for the first time in over four centuries.  (Ends on Sun, 17th Jan)

Titian: Love, Desire, Death
Showing sculptures by Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf gives an unrivalled opportunity to view them in the context of hard interior and exterior architecture as well as carefully designed outdoor spaces amongst mature trees. (Ends on Sun, 31st Jan)

Looking Up: Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf