A Movement in a Moment: Minimalism

How a band of NYC artists rejected the ideas of an earlier generation, reducing art to its essentials
A Movement in a Moment: Minimalism

Want to know a bit more about JR?

The globe-trotting French contemporary artist is the subject of a great career retrospective in Hong Kong
Want to know a bit more about JR?

Wilmslow Homer and American Realism

How the artist, born this day in 1836, turned European sensibilities on 19th Century American subjects
Wilmslow Homer and American Realism

'I can’t get rid of my trashiness' – John Currin

The painter, subject of the Gagosian's Oscars weekend exhibition, considers the problems of high art in a pop age
'I can’t get rid of my trashiness' – John Currin

Watch Richard Wentworth describe artistic skill

Why does the British sculptor and photographer feel that artists reach their goals by ‘walking backwards’?
Watch Richard Wentworth describe artistic skill

‘I’m a nutcase when I get to the studio!’

Legendary Pop artist Peter Saul is working on a picture of Donald Duck versus Mondrian. What’s that about?
‘I’m a nutcase when I get to the studio!’

How Groovy Bob inspired Bacon and Basquiat

Immortalised in The Beatles song Dr. Robert and in Richard Hamilton's Swingeing London 67, a brilliant new show at Pace Gallery celebrates the huge importance and influence of legendary art dealer to the stars Robert Fraser
How Groovy Bob inspired Bacon and Basquiat

Is that Grace Kelly's handbag on our art books?

Well yes it is and what's more they're about to be reissued!
Is that Grace Kelly's handbag on our art books?

What happened the day Sargent painted Monet

As a new show opens, a look at the painting that marked the moment the portraitist opened up to Impressionism
What happened the day Sargent painted Monet

Take a look inside Ellsworth Kelly's new 'chapel'

91-year-old artist is making a 'spiritually inspired' installation within the grounds of the University of Texas
Take a look inside Ellsworth Kelly's new 'chapel'

Watch Sanford Biggers talk about breaking the rules

'I describe myself as an artist because I live in constant balance with mania – the maniacal desire to create!'
Watch Sanford Biggers talk about breaking the rules

'Germany was like a vacuum' - Heinz Mack on Zero

The founder of the European art movement explains how he and his fellow artists created something from nothing
'Germany was like a vacuum' - Heinz Mack on Zero

Is that an Ed Ruscha in 50 Shades of Grey?

US pop pioneer's Brother Sister appears in the film alongside other works by contemporary artists
Is that an Ed Ruscha in 50 Shades of Grey?

Margarita launches new Jose Dávila Artspace edition

Multiple launched at Zona Maco Art Fair lunch created by the chef and author of Mexico: The Cookbook
Margarita launches new Jose Dávila Artspace edition

Roman Signer's unconventional approach to art

He's attached rockets to chairs, blown up sacks of paper and lit fuses on railway lines. What's planned for London?
Roman Signer's unconventional approach to art

The Guggenheim's Jeffrey Weiss talks On Kawara

Curator of new show Silence on how the reclusive artist's desire for privacy impacted his career and legacy
The Guggenheim's Jeffrey Weiss talks On Kawara

Watch Shirley Tse talk about her DIY ethic

The sculptor and Cal Arts tutor praises informality and amateurism in our new book AKADEMIE X
Watch Shirley Tse talk about her DIY ethic

Walter Liedtke RIP

Renowned Curator of European Paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art killed in train crash on Tuesday
Walter Liedtke RIP

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