The art lover will be spoilt for choice in London as there are many outstanding art galleries in the British capital. In order to discover London art it is important to base yourself at a conveniently located accommodation such as the Halkin by COMO London. This tastefully appointed accommodation offers quality interiors as well as gracious hospitality.
In the city of London you will find a host of exceptional art galleries where you will be able to view outstanding artworks irrespective of whether your preference is Old Masters, contemporary art, modern sculpture, Impressionist works or other artistic genres. Many of London’s galleries offer excellent collections featuring internationally well-known artists.
The National Gallery is an excellent place to commence your tour of London galleries. Within this esteemed venue you will find works by recognized masters such as da Vinci, Van Gogh, Botticelli, Renoir, Constable, Stubbs and Titian. Another premier gallery is the Royal Academy of Arts which is renowned for its constantly changing exhibitions which feature outstanding artworks. This gallery possesses valuable masterpieces such as the sole sculpture by Michelangelo to be found within the United Kingdom.
Not to be missed is the iconic Tate Britain gallery which is reputed for featuring the most comprehensive collection of British artworks anywhere on the globe. Highlights include nudes by Francis Bacon, landscapes by artists such as Turner and even pre-Raphaelite works. On the other hand the Tate Modern is considered to be the focus of attention for contemporary and modern art.
A tour of the London galleries would not be complete without visiting the Serpentine Gallery. Here you will find international contemporary and modern art masterpieces by artists such as Chris Ofili and Andy Warhol. Another gallery acclaimed for its collection of contemporary art is the well-known Saatchi Gallery which focuses on contemporary artworks. With so many exceptional galleries to choose from, art lovers will be delighted by the selection on offer in London.
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