A celebration of the past, present and future of the James Bond franchise’s influence on 20th and 21st century art and a chance to enter the dazzling world of literature and cinema’s most famous spy, 007.
Now open – SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED, a curation of photographs, illustrations, screen prints and silkscreen paintings by some of the most iconic artists of our time. The blockbuster exhibition will be an immersive Bond experience comprising a series of new and archival works from Terry O’Neill, Simon Claridge, Douglas Kirkland, Helmut Newton, Russell Young, Russell Marshall and Michael Turner.
SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED is open to the public from 13th February – 24th March 2020.
The exhibition precedes the long-awaited addition to the Bond film series, No Time To Die, on release 3rd April 2020. The exhibition will see the posthumous launch of the new photography review, BOND: Photographed by Terry O’Neill, on 24th March 2020, the final night of the show. The late O’Neill has a long-standing association with Bond, capturing the glamorous, roguish photographs of every James Bond actor, from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig. The archive photographs are flanked by never-before-seen commentary from O’Neill, alongside a series of original essays on the world of James Bond by BAFTA-longlisted film writer, James Clarke. The volume also features exclusive interviews with a number of actors featured in O’Neill’s photographs over his star-studded career.