Art Stories

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 Olson - Why I Paint

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

What to say when walking round the new Theaster Gates show

Become an instant expert on the artist’s National Gallery exhibition - courtesy of our monograph What to say when walking round the new Theaster Gates show

When Olafur Eliasson dyed the rivers green

On St Patrick’s Day we look at how a simple green artwork made us look at our cities anew When Olafur Eliasson dyed the rivers green

A Phaidon guide to the Whitney Biennial

Here’s how the artists in one of 2017's most important shows are described in our books A Phaidon guide to the Whitney Biennial

JR dons toy astronaut helmet to battle storm Stella

'En plain air' takes on a whole new meaning as the French artist scales NY water tower JR dons toy astronaut helmet to battle storm Stella

How to get ahead in the art world by Magnus Resch

Serial entrepreneur's new publication offers the most wide-ranging report on today's art galleries How to get ahead in the art world by Magnus Resch

Maria Taniguchi - Why I Paint

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

Where is Ai Weiwei showing his new migrant artwork?

The artist is preparing to unveil a monumental new piece inspired by the refugee crisis Where is Ai Weiwei showing his new migrant artwork?

Big names turn out for Jimmie Durham opening

Curator of new show ranks Durham among the USA's greatest living sculptors - and she's not alone Big names turn out for Jimmie Durham opening

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