Can you spot the crack in this Michelangelo?

The Taddei Tondo features in the National Gallery's forthcoming show, despite its tiny flaw Can you spot the crack in this Michelangelo?

How Georgia O'Keeffe's bones link heaven to earth

On the anniversary of her death, we look back at O'Keeffe's near-abstract animal bone paintings How Georgia O'Keeffe's bones link heaven to earth

Magnum in the Metro

Paris hosts huge underground photo show to mark the agency’s 70th birthday
Magnum in the Metro

Want to know why a crocodile has three eyelids?

On World Wildlife Day impress your friends with just one of the fascinating facts in Evolution:A Visual Record Want to know why a crocodile has three eyelids?

Grace tells the story behind these paper dresses

Why did Tim Walker and Grace Coddington recreate vintage dresses using rolls of paper?
Grace tells the story behind these paper dresses

When Bartenders Talk - Monica Berg

In our new book Where Bartenders Drink 300 expert drink-makers reveal 750 spots across 60 countries When Bartenders Talk - Monica Berg

The National Trust recreates a 1930s Gay Club

The Caravan club returns to mark the 50 years since the decriminalisation of homosexuality The National Trust recreates a 1930s Gay Club

A Stephen Shore shot on Lou Reed's birthday

Lou would have been 75 today: Check out Stephen Shore's photographs of of him back in the day A Stephen Shore shot on Lou Reed's birthday

Why the Pritzker Prize went to a trio

RCR Arquitectes - the first trio to win the prize see collaboration as a way to resist individualism Why the Pritzker Prize went to a trio

What's lurking in Sterling Ruby’s basket?

The artist has filled his ceramics, on show at the Gagosian, with an uneasy set of desires What's lurking in Sterling Ruby’s basket?

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