Art Stories

A Movement in a Moment: Pointillism

Discover how an upset at a tapestry factory gave rise to one of the most striking artistic techniques A Movement in a Moment: Pointillism

Monica Bonvicini thinks Toni Schmale is one of the best new artists in the world right now

Machines that serve no function, ferociously hot metal, psychoanalytic theory - the italian artist says Schmale is the one to watch at new BALTIC Artists' Award show Monica Bonvicini thinks Toni Schmale is one of the best new artists in the world right now

Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor, Wolfgang Tillmans and Phaidon artists create ES covers to celebrate London's resilience

Antony Gormley, Gillian Wearing, and Jamie Hewlett make up all star cast of contemporary art talent Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor, Wolfgang Tillmans and Phaidon artists create ES covers to celebrate London's resilience

Summer with Warhol and the Kennedy kids

What happened when Jackie O’s kids came to stay at Warhol’s summerhouse? Lots of fun, says to Jonas Mekas Summer with Warhol and the Kennedy kids

When Kerry James Marshall painted the 4th of July

On Independence Day we look at how the painter’s work Bang subtly subverts this all American holiday When Kerry James Marshall painted the 4th of July

U2 screen JR’s new Syrian refugee film

The band have worked JR’s latest video piece into their current 30th anniversary Joshua Tree world tour U2 screen JR’s new Syrian refugee film

Joel Meyerowitz talks French nonchalance

As Joel's Arles show opens, we look back at his earlier photographic jaunt around Europe, half a century ago Joel Meyerowitz talks French nonchalance

How Paul Klee remained creative until the end

On the anniversary of the artist’s death, we look back at how Klee didn’t let illnes or Nazism degrade his talents
How Paul Klee remained creative until the end

The painter who escaped Memphis

Artist and founder member of the Memphis group Nathalie Du Pasquier adds model-making to her practice The painter who escaped Memphis

Can you spot Utopia in among this wreckage?

Monika Sosnowska’s new show at Hauser & Wirth LA looks back at a hopeful world that was built, then destroyed Can you spot Utopia in among this wreckage?

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