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LA architect and designer J. Byron-H's new line of stools draw on concrete buildings and skateboard decks What do you get if you cross brutalism with skateboards?

Want to have a drink with Elmgreen & Dragset?

The European art duo will upset gallery conventions when they stage their retrospective in London this year Want to have a drink with Elmgreen & Dragset?

Three London gardens to cool off in this lunchtime

Beat the heat in these chilled public gardens, all of which feature in our new book, Green Escapes Three London gardens to cool off in this lunchtime

Some birthday advice from Alex Katz

The painter celebrates his 91st birthday today - he has some wise words for those a long way behind him Some birthday advice from Alex Katz

Jonathan Gold on food and California

The acclaimed LA food writer died on Saturday - here’s why he loved the Golden State's singular cuisine so much Jonathan Gold on food and California

What does Rose Wylie love about the Sportsman?

Chef Stephen Harris and the fact that 'it’s the right colour for the edge of the sea' attract the local Vitamin P3 painter What does Rose Wylie love about the Sportsman?

What to expect from the BBC's new Gombrich documentary

Archive recordings, interviews and granddaughter Leonie describe the remarkable life of The Story of Art author What to expect from the BBC's new Gombrich documentary

Peter Marino shows us his most personal possessions

The architect, artist and collector on the sensual link between the Mapplethorpe photos and bronzes in his collection Peter Marino shows us his most personal possessions

Yayoi Kusama's Narcissus Garden comes to New York

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Grace's great photographer Tim Walker gets a V&A show

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