Northeast England | Laing Art Gallery

Out of Chaos at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle features powerful works by 50 international artists, including Frank Auerbach, David Bomberg, Marc Chagall, Chaïm Soutine, George Grosz and Alfred Wolmark, which address issues of identity and demonstrate the powerful impetus to British culture provided by immigrant artists. Drawn from the collection of London’s Ben Uri Gallery, the works span more than a century and ranges in style from traditionalism to modernism and encompassing examples of Impressionism, Expressionism, Vorticism and Social Realism, as well as embracing media from painting to contemporary photography, film and installation.
From October 15 until February 26, 2017