News | Where it's art - a guide to events and shows

Late Constable at the Royal Academy. If you’ve only ever seen Constable’s landscapes on greetings cards and biscuit tins, do yourself a favour and take a look at the breathtaking “six footer” canvases on show at the RA till mid February. Here’s the link

Laura Knight: a panoramic view. Exceptional exhibition of works by only the second woman to become an RA (150 years after the first one!) At the MK Gallery, Milton Keynes until February 20th. Here’s the link

The Royal Academy summer show, loathed by art snobs, loved by art lovers! Coordinated this year by Yinka Shonibare RA CBE with multicultural/diversity emphasis. Lots of primary colours and textile arts as well as the usual fun and games Here’s the link