Northeast England | Laing Art Gallery

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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 demonstrates the powerful impetus to British culture provided by migrant artists. Drawn from the collection of London’s Ben Uri Gallery, the works span more than a century and range 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.
October 15 – February 26, 2017

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