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Newport Street Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Lovely gallery with always interesting art - see the John Bellany works

An interesting selection of contemporary art here - always worth a look! I quite like the current... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gary w
Alan Davie & John Bellany

I am not a fan of Damian Hirst the artist. I find his art synthetic, overblown and over-hyped... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2019
London, United Kingdom
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1 Newport Street, London SE11 6AJ, England
+44 20 3141 9320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting selection of contemporary art here - always worth a look! I quite like the current John Bellany works, see my pics And its free ! So keep supporting it .....

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gary w
Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

I am not a fan of Damian Hirst the artist. I find his art synthetic, overblown and over-hyped. Indeed like fellow charlatan and multi-millionaire Jeff Koons Hirst is the model self-publicist as artist. I fancy just as the alleged composer Pierre Boulez might be better...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant building in a quiet area off Vauxhall’s roundabout, worth visiting with an even better café displaying some of Hirst arts in it. Fun to see it in a café!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

The building itself is beautiful and the exhibitions are well curated. We’ve visited 4 times now, and each time we’ve enjoyed the art work. It’s a real hidden gem- most of the time it’s almost empty. It’s free entrance and the cafe itself is a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

I have now discovered several galleries in the nearby area including the Cabinet and the Gasworks Gallery, plus of course the Beaconsfield which is just along the road (but is annoyingly unpredictable on when it is open). So, while I always enjoy visiting the Newport...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

So, this is not entirely representative of the Berlin artist's body of artwork - his work over the years is far more varied than this exhibition, which perhaps focuses on more 'shocking' paintings than normal .... but then I guess this is Damien Hirst's gallery,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gary w
Reviewed June 27, 2018

This is a great gallery space which I love visiting .... but the content can appear at times to be courting the tabloid press with its deliberate 'sensationalism' exhibits which seem to feature the latter to the detriment of artistic merit Still, its entertaining, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank gary w
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Have visited this gallery several times and will review the gallery rather than a particular exhibition. Its within walking distance of Vauxhall station and is free to visit. Its very spacious ,light and airy and the staff are extremely helpful and knowlegable. You can see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank grannierose
Reviewed March 25, 2018

I loved these very American paintings, John Copeland is hugely interesting ... and this gallery is free to visit so there is no excuse not to !

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank gary w
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Lovely gallery but frankly the exhibition was not . Guess I just don’t understand some art . At least it was free

Date of experience: March 2018
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Sue W
September 13, 2017|
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Response from dave w | Reviewed this property |
Yes easy walk. I in fact walked from the Somerset House (nice collection of Impressionist paintings) where I had lunch on the terrace, much further away but still easily walkable
February 14, 2017|
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Only the Pharmacy Restaurant in the venue. Exit the building, turn left and walk till the end of the road. There is a cafe at this junction.
October 7, 2016|
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Response from laureeeen1234 | Reviewed this property |
We managed to walk it it's not very far