September 1, 2010

Images of St Paul’s in the 21st Century – Art exhibition at St Paul’s Cathedral, London

Images of St Paul’s in the 21st Century
Saint Paul's Cathedral, London
21 September - 15 October 2010

Images of St Paul’s in the 21st Century
Gerard STAMP, ‘Millennium Dawn’ - Watercolour
Courtesy The Dean and Chapter of St Paul's Cathedral

The art exhibition entitled “Images of St Paul’s in the 21st Century” will be officially opened by the Right Honourable Nick Anstee, Lord Mayor of London, on 20 September 2010 in the Crypt of St Paul’s Cathedral. Visitors will then be able to view the exhibition from 21st September to 15th October 2010. In the first exhibition of its kind at St Paul’s, 64 artists have produced original works especially for the exhibition to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the completion of Wren's great enterprise.

There will be a broad and eclectic range of interpretations of St Paul’s place in the life and rapidly changing topography of London. All of the pictures will be for sale, with the project’s entire charitable proceeds going to the St Paul’s Cathedral Foundation, which supports the maintenance and mission of St Paul’s.

The Patron of the exhibition is the Right Reverend Graeme Knowles, Dean of St Paul’s.

The hardback book produced on the occasion of the exhibition will include contributions by Lord Foster, Sir Roy Strong, Professor David Watkin and Rowan Moore.

The full list of participating artists: Matthew Alexander, Naomi Alexander, Michael Aubrey, Alessia Avellino, Jeremy Barlow, Varsha Bhatia, Paul Birkbeck, Pablo Bronstein, Peter Brown, Hugh Buchanan, Paul Butler, Reg Carremans, Ricardo Cinalli, Gabriëlla Cleuren, Jane Corsellis, Bruce Denny, Maeve Dewar, John Doyle, Anthony Eyton, Annie Farrer, Charlotte Halliday, Joe Hargan, Simon Harling, James Hart Dyke, Ursula Haug, Clive Head, Patrick Hughes, Peter Kelly, David Awot Kibrom Kebede, John King, Natasha Kissell, Carl Laubin, Kate Lockhart, David Mach, Luke Martineau, Stan McMurtry, June Mendoza, Sally Moore, Anthony Morris, Jonathan Myles-Lea, Robert Neffson, Denis Pannett, David Parfitt, David Paskett, Jonathan Pike, Ethan Pollock, Nessie Ramm, Francisco Rangel, Martha Richler, Joyce Rowsell, Dennis Roxby-Bott, Alex Russell-Flint, Melissa Scott-Miller, Gerard Stamp, Sergei Sukonkin, Francis Terry, Viktoria Tikhomirova, Peter Welton, Anthony Whishaw, Steve Whitehead, Michael Whittlesea, Antonia Williams, Stephen Wiltshire and Tom Young.

Images of St Paul’s in the 21st Century   
Current opening hours: Mon - Sat 08:30 - 16:00
Tickets: Normal admission charges apply