Art Stories

Enrique Olvera does healthy local dining

After Cosme comes Atla, where the dishes are just as inventive - and, get this, more affordable! Enrique Olvera does healthy local dining

Hong Kong’s trams turned into camera obscuras

Kingsley Ng’s Art Basel Hong Kong work takes daydreaming on public transport to a new level Hong Kong’s trams turned into camera obscuras

A Movement in a Moment: Arte Povera

On Jannis Kounellis’s birthday, we look at the artists who turned low materials into high art A Movement in a Moment: Arte Povera

Hayv Kahraman - Why I Paint

Exploring the creative processes of tomorrow's artists today - as featured in Vitamin P3 Hayv Kahraman - Why I Paint

What links Van Dyck, Lenin and Colonel Sanders?

On the Flemish painter's birthday, an aspect of his portraiture that's resounded through the ages What links Van Dyck, Lenin and Colonel Sanders?

A Phaidon guide to the Fourth Plinth winner

What to say about the Michael Rakowitz sculpture that’s coming to Trafalgar Square soon A Phaidon guide to the Fourth Plinth winner

Wow! Will Superflex do this to the Tate?

Did you know that Tate Modern’s latest Turbine Hall artists once flooded a McDonald’s? Wow! Will Superflex do this to the Tate?

When Warhol painted Greta Garbo

Ahead of the US sale of Warhol’s Star print, we look into Andy’s fascination with the actress When Warhol painted Greta Garbo

RIP Trisha Brown, Rauschenberg's dance partner

A look back at Brown's huge influence on Bob, following the choreographer's death on Saturday RIP Trisha Brown, Rauschenberg's dance partner

Alex Olsen - Why I Paint

Exploring the creative processes of tomorrow's artists today - as featured in Vitamin P3 Alex Olsen - Why I Paint

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