JMW Turner | The Somme | Am I Rembrandt? | Karla Black And Kishio Suga | Emma Hart And Jonathan Baldock
The forces of nature become pure paint in the free and formidable art of Margate's greatest visitor. Turner was sent from his native London to a school in this coastal town when he was 11 and returned regularly as an adult, especially after forming a relationship with his landlady Mrs Booth. His watercolours of Margate are at the heart of an exhibition that explores his exhilarating creation of worlds from violent yet subtle colour, influenced by his study of Goethe's colour theory as well as his open eye for the brilliance of nature.