How a young David Hockney sneaked this guy into Britain

To mark the opening of Queer British Art 1861–1967 we look back at the hunk Hockney painted for his diploma How a young David Hockney sneaked this guy into Britain

Diller Scofidio + Renfro make a roof from jeans

The US architectural practice repurposes 300 pairs of denim strides for 2017's Milan Design Week Diller Scofidio + Renfro make a roof from jeans

It's the Peace symbol's Birthday

How the peace sign, unveiled at a CND march on 4 April 1958, used an old symbol to express a modern message It's the Peace symbol's Birthday

How JR won over François Hollande

Here’s why the artist, who was once treated like a criminal, was joined by the French president at his opening How JR won over François Hollande

Elmgreen & Dragset’s Merman splashes into Warsaw

The copper-green sculpture, He, forms part of a new mermaid themed group exhibition in the city Elmgreen & Dragset’s Merman splashes into Warsaw

Did Warhol inspire Peter Marino’s biker look?

The leather-clad archistar expresses his admiration for Andy’s fright wig in 60 Minutes interview Did Warhol inspire Peter Marino’s biker look?

More photos from the Great Dixter US tour

Aaron Bertelsen continues his journey through America with a talk at the New York Botanical Garden More photos from the Great Dixter US tour

The pain that fired up Goya but finished off Van Gogh

Both were born on 30 March and both learned to put their inner turmoil into their art - but with very different results The pain that fired up Goya but finished off Van Gogh

Peter Doig meets Albert Camus in Beijing

New show pairs painter’s best-known pictures with quotes from the French Algerian writer Peter Doig meets Albert Camus in Beijing

René Redzepi is cooking ant eggs in Mexico

And those 'white rice looking things' are Mexican caviar - according to new book On Eating Insects René Redzepi is cooking ant eggs in Mexico

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