The Hayward Gallery Presents the First Major London Exhibition of Artist Tracey Emin


LONDON.- Today the Hayward Gallery unveils TRACEY EMIN: LOVE IS WHAT YOU WANT, the first major survey in London of the work of one of the UK’s most renowned and celebrated artists. The exhibition features key works from all periods of the artist’s career, including seldom-seen early works and more recent large-scale installations as well as a new series of outdoor sculptures created especially for the Hayward. The exhibition, supported by Louis Vuitton, is on show from 18 May to 29 August 2011, and is a highlight of Southbank Centre’s celebration of the 60th anniversary of the 1951 Festival of Britain with MasterCard. It is co curated by Dr Cliff Lauson, Curator, and Ralph Rugoff, Director, Hayward Gallery. Ralph Rugoff, Director, Hayward Gallery said: “Tracey Emin is one of the most celebrated and talked about artists of her genera