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Images of decapitated bodies and severed limbs - how China's foremost artist reacted in paint to the events of 1989 Zhang Xiaogang and the 'nightmare' of Tiananmen

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JR on his new movie with Robert De Niro

The artist tells us about The Ghosts of Ellis Island, 'a fiction, that slowly connects to the reality' JR on his new movie with Robert De Niro

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A Movement in a Moment: De Stijl

How a group of artists in Holland tried to find a universal way to show the human experience A Movement in a Moment: De Stijl

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From Book to Bid - de Kooning's Pink Angels (study)

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Zhang Xiaogang's light bulb moment

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Picasso's Women of Algiers smashes auction record

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From Book to Bid – Alexander Calder's Untitled

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Wes Anderson designs retro Milan café for Prada

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