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Hayward Gallery

Hayward Gallery Belvedere Road | South Bank Centre, London SE1 8XZ, England
+44 20 7921 0813
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Interesting Lee Bul exhibition but tad expensive

I didn't realise that the whole gallery is dedicated to one artist but the Lee Bul exhibition was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
In-Yong H
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London, United Kingdom
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Exhibitions did not turn my wife and me on

We were told that the exhibitions by the Korean artist, Lee Bul, and the Taiwanese artist, Yuan... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bruce J
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Melbourne, Australia
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This London gallery offers a changing program of national and international exhibits along with educational activities, tours, lectures and workshops related to each showing.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
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Hayward Gallery Belvedere Road | South Bank Centre, London SE1 8XZ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't realise that the whole gallery is dedicated to one artist but the Lee Bul exhibition was really excellent. It's got a lovely cafe as well. I thought it was on the expensive side, especially considering there are so many amazing free museums and...More

Thank In-Yong H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were told that the exhibitions by the Korean artist, Lee Bul, and the Taiwanese artist, Yuan Goang-ming, were worthwhile. Unfortunately, my wife and I found both exhibitions rather boring and self-absorbed. Lee Bul has done a number of different projects. For me the most...More

Thank Bruce J
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Great! Pay to enter. Pay to check large bags. Go if you are interested in their exhibits. Easy to walk to from Waterloo station.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Andreas Gursky exhibition itself was truly excellent, exploring four decades of his work. The huge photographs of landscapes, crowd scenes and structures were fantastic. What I did not enjoy was navigating the building. While the exhibition spaces were large, well-lit and the photographs well...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

I went there for an exhibition of Lee Bul. I really liked how much effort was put to put those installations. The place in a wonderful location: city centre, lots of food stalls just a few steps away from the gallery, beautiful views on the...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This was the first gallery visited on arriving in London shouldn't have bothered the exhibition was in my opinion poor but there were lots of people going in, I was maybe not in a good frame of mind as access for a wheel chair user...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The exhibition is outstanding and well worth visiting. However, if you’re planning on visiting during the final week be prepared to be disappointed if you were planning on buying an exhibition catalogue. When I visited on Sunday 15 April, there were many people in the...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Fabulous exhibition of Andreas Gursky’s wonderful photography at the Hayward. Not cheap but well worth the cost.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

First time visit for me- Gursky is my favourite photographer and I was so excited to finally see an exhibition of his work. It didn’t disappoint. Fabulous gallery space and a brilliant exhibition. A must for anyone with an interest in photography. Staff were all...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Came to experience the new roof lighting and really enjoyed it. I thought it would also have colours but it didn't. Nevertheless really enjoyed the visit.

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