Italian conceptualists the Arte Povera group holds its first major retrospective at Zero to Infinity from 31 May until 19 August. The exhibition brings together 140 works by the 14 members of the group, many of which are large scale installations created in the 1960s.
Venue: Tate Modern, Millbank, London SW1.
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Festival of Britain, influential designers from the 1940s and 1950s are celebrated at Reconstruction: Designers in Britain 1940-51, running from 31 May until 30 June.
Venue: Target Gallery, 7 Windmill Street, London W1.
Vintage posters for films by French New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard are shown at a “virtual” exhibition until 31 July.
Venue: Reel Poster Gallery, 72 Westbourne Grove, London W2.
An international exhibition of modern calligraphy, Spring Lines, culminates in a live performance by Japanese artist Kazuaki Tanahashi at Brush Mind on May 28.
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Venue: Ditchling Village Green, Ditchling, East Sussex, BN6 8TB.
Central St Martins College of Art and Design students, IBM designers and computer scientists show their findings in Trend Mania, an exhibition that reinterprets the jargon used in the trendspotting industry, until 1 June.
Venue: Lethaby Gallery, Central St Martins, Southampton Row, London WC1.