Art Stories

Why Mark Bradford thinks the Robert E Lee statue should stay

The artist says if the conversation is about the history of the US then you have to talk about that history Why Mark Bradford thinks the Robert E Lee statue should stay

We're looking forward to the eclipse!

In the US on Monday there will be a total solar eclipse. This is how one photographer captured the 2008 one We're looking forward to the eclipse!

Your chance to be a ceramic artist courtesy of The Tate

Clare Twomey opens a fascinating installation at Tate Modern next month - and you can take part Your chance to be a ceramic artist courtesy of The Tate

Ten Questions for Wolfgang Tillmans

On his 49th birthday here's another chance to read an interview we did to coincide with his latest Phaidon book Ten Questions for Wolfgang Tillmans

The amazing story behind this stolen Willem de Kooning

Woman-Ochre found on the wall of a New Mexico couple's bedroom where it had hung for the last 32 years The amazing story behind this stolen Willem de Kooning

Yayoi Kusama gets her own museum

Tokyo structure that began taking shape in 2014 is at last revealed to be a shrine to the octogenarian's work Yayoi Kusama gets her own museum

Random International release a drone swarm

The makers of the worldwide hit Rain Room return with another interactive artwork in London
Random International release a drone swarm

Why is Mary Beard planning a fake Bronze show for Frieze?

Hauser & Wirth has teamed-up with the classicist for a faux show placing Paul McCarthy beside real artefacts Why is Mary Beard planning a fake Bronze show for Frieze?

When Pablo Picasso made textiles

As art prices spiral could textiles forge a way into collecting? A forthcoming exhibition takes a look
When Pablo Picasso made textiles

Edmund de Waal is working on a Wayne McGregor ballet

The ceramicist and Phaidon author is designing a new production based on Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms Edmund de Waal is working on a Wayne McGregor ballet

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