Allen Jones RA
British pop artist Allen Jones has made his career literally on the backs of women. Exhibit A, in the first room: Table in which two female mannequins provides the support for two glass table tops. Throughout the exhibition, women - of the athletic, leggy, and busty type - provide the majority of the subject matter. As sculptures, they are realistic and uncanny. As paintings, they are flattened and incomplete. Partial objects. One is caught lusting after a leg, well, isn't that what it's there for?
Allen Jones is at the Royal Academy of Arts until the 25th of January, 2014.