News Archives: 2017

Postponed Futures at GRAD displays the work by the most prolific artists of the Ukrainian avant-garde

The exhibition attempts to view avant-garde through contemporary art – and, in turn, contemporary art through avant-garde. All the works by Ukrainian avant-garde artists have been generously lent by London-based collectors James Butterwick and Vladimir Tsarenkov. Read More

Press-Release: James Butterwick At TEFAF New York, May 2017

James Butterwick debuts at TEFAF New York (Stand 89) with an array of colorful yet poignant works from the Russian and Ukrainain Avant-Garde (Park Avenue Armory, May 4-8). Read More

Interior.ru: TEFAF в Нью-Йорке

Украинский авангард представит лондонский галерист Джеймс Баттервик. Read More

Press-Release: James Butterwick is lending works to GRAD Gallery. Postponed Futures, 26 April — 24 June

Postponed Futures displays the work by the most prolific artists of the Ukrainian avant-garde and of three renowned and active contemporary artists. It attempts to view avant-garde through contemporary art – and, in turn, contemporary art through avant-garde. Read More

Art&Antiques: In Perspective. TEFAF Preview

"James Butterwick of London will mount a special exhibition at his stand, “Advance! The Ukrainian Avant-Garde 1915–34,” showcasing artists such as Boris Kosarev, Maria Sinyakova, Alexander Bogomazov, Anatol Petrytsky, and Alexander Archipenko. Petrytsky’s 1928 costume designs for Puccini’s Turandot are both colorful and mechanical-looking." Read More

Il Sole 24 Ore: Avanguardie russe a rischio falsi. Come evitarli secondo il gallerista James Butterwick di Londra

An interview with James Butterwick. By Silvia Anna Barrilà Read More

Het Financieele Dagblad: Musea shoppen óók op de Tefaf

"Lisette Pelsers, directeur van het Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo, liep twee jaar geleden in de stand van de Londense handelaar James Butterwick tegen werk van de Oekraïense futurist Alexander Bogomazov aan. ‘Ik kende hem helemaal niet. Bogomazov komt uit Kiev en is nooit van zijn leven in het Westen geweest, maar hij moet op de hoogte zijn geweest van de Italiaanse futuristen. En daar heeft hij een heel eigen invulling aan gegeven. Echt een vondst.’ Read More

Press-Release: From Utopia to Tragedy. Ukrainian Avant-Garde 1914-34

James Butterwick is back on Stand 709 at this year’s TEFAF Maastricht (March 10-19) with another show spotlighting brilliant but unfamiliar artists Read More