Art Stories

Why Brazil's street art beats its street parties

It's best known for samba and sequins but its urban landscape is just as vibrant as its carnival Why Brazil's street art beats its street parties

Leidy Churchman does Free Delivery

Well, that’s the title of his first big European retrospective - but what does it refer to? Leidy Churchman does Free Delivery

How Shia LaBeouf can unlock your creativity

The Hollywood actor worked better, and more creatively, in a team. Could you too? How Shia LaBeouf can unlock your creativity

A Movement in a Moment: American Realism

Here’s how Winslow Homer took a French tradition and applied it to the folk of America A Movement in a Moment: American Realism

A Movement in a Moment: Suprematism

Discover how Soviet artists developed an early form of abstract art, which even found its way on to tea services A Movement in a Moment: Suprematism

Andy Warhol Died 30 Years Ago Today

On the anniversary of Andy's passing discover the spiritual backstory to his final set of works Andy Warhol Died 30 Years Ago Today

How Warhol turned Marilyn Monroe into a star

Following her suicide in 1962 Andy's image of Monroe effectively made his reputation - and revived hers How Warhol turned Marilyn Monroe into a star

Is this the most intimate painting of Andy Warhol?

Born this day in 1900, Alice Neel captured Andy after his shooting - just one of her many overlooked masterpieces Is this the most intimate painting of Andy Warhol?

How Jagger briefed Warhol

Less is more when it comes to rock covers, or so claims The Rolling Stones singer in his brief to Warhol How Jagger briefed Warhol

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