How Marc Chagall painted his own birthday - inspired by the love and gifts of his muse Bella

To mark the painter’s date of birth, 6 July, we look back to an early anniversary celebrated in this lovely painting How Marc Chagall painted his own birthday - inspired by the love and gifts of his muse Bella

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One show - 325 Chinese artists!

And you don't need to visit the People's Republic to see them all. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see the likes of Zhang Xiaogang Yin Xiuzhen, Zhang Huan, Xiao Xioaogang and Ai Weiwei courtesy of the M+Sigg Collection One show - 325 Chinese artists!

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Sarah Lucas makes 'marrow' for US embassy gardens

The Venice Biennale artist is creating a gourd-shaped work for Vauxhall at the behest of Norman Rosenthal Sarah Lucas makes 'marrow' for US embassy gardens

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Takashi Murakami joins Ferran Adrià in Ibiza

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Jacob Kassay’s comeback — as an architect

The hot young artist fell from favour last year. Yet he seems to have reinvented himself with this new Belgian show Jacob Kassay’s comeback — as an architect

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Berlin looks back at queer art and culture

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JR helps Baltimore students say #BlackLivesMatter

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The Ai Weiwei and Luc Tuymans bromance!

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Gillian Wearing and Tacita Dean on their art schools

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When Pollock stopped dripping and splashing

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