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Prospect recommends: The best art exhibitions this month

The best galleries, exhibitions and other shows to see this month

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Summer Exhibition  Royal Academy, 13th June to 21st August

Initiated in 1769, the annual summer exhibition “open to all artists of distinguished merit,” was a founding principle of Joshua Reynolds’s Royal Academy. Today, this show, selected from open submission and arranged in 10 rooms by the “Hanging Committee,” is still an exhausting but stimulating passage into summer. This year’s coordinator is the sculptor Richard Wilson. Spotlighting a distinctive feature of contemporary art, he has invited 15…

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