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eventually all museums will be ships

As part of Summer 2019: the 10 essential art exhibitions by The Telegraph

Tal R (b.1967), an Israeli-born Danish artist based in Copenhagen, is one of the most important contemporary artists working today.  Internationally renowned, Tal R presents paintings, drawings and sculpture in Hastings this summer, including new works that seem to echo Hastings Contemporary’s seaside context in this exhibition Tal R: eventually all museums will be ships.

As the Danish artist Tal R heads to the British coast for the summer with an exhibition at Hastings Contemporary, he talks to Apollo about the impulse that drives his paintings – and how he has always been drawn to the sea. Read the full interview here.

Tal R, eventually all museums will be ships, oil stick on paper, date unknown © Paradis/Tal R – Copenhagen, and Victoria Miro – London/Venice
Tal R, The Hungarian, oil on canvas, 2019 © Paradis/Tal R – Copenhagen, and Victoria Miro – London/Venice, photographer: Anders Sune Berg