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Published: Friday, 27 March 2015


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Stories from the Secession - Klimt's The Kiss
Extravagant and ecstatic this masterpiece is as much a celebration of colour and texture as the act of love
Published: Friday, 27 March 2015
Anish Kapoor 'I want to write a grand opera...'
'... and deal with the big human issues.' But, he tells us, 'One would kid oneself to believe one could do all that'
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
Doug Fishbone’s Biennale Golf Course
The American artist brings his mini-golf course to Venice in time for the 2015 Biennale this May
Published: Thursday, 26 March 2015
Anish Kapoor ‘An artist’s job is to say I’m lost’
We catch up with the sculptor and painter at the launch of a show of new work at the Lisson Gallery
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2015
Stories from the Secession - how Vienna led the world
Our book Art in Vienna looks back at the radical developments that took place in the Austrian capital a century ago
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2015
'Bruce Nauman cares about the human condition'
Grazia Quaroni, curator at the Fondation Cartier in Paris, explains a puzzling new Bruce Nauman show
Published: Tuesday, 24 March 2015
The amazing life story of Tancred Borenius
The author of our Rembrandt classic spied for Britain, hung with the Bloomsbury Group, was an art advisor to earls, spoke nine languages fluently and, most importantly, may even have helped the allies win World War II
Published: Monday, 23 March 2015
Who will save Michael Heizer's City?
Why does this storied work of land art need to be protected, before it is even finished?
Published: Thursday, 19 March 2015
Is this New Orleans’ answer to the London Eye?
A local firm hopes to build this double-helix gondola-lift tower in time to celebrate the city's 300th anniversary
Published: Thursday, 19 March 2015
The amazing life story of Wilhelm Uhde
The author of our Van Gogh classic was an early champion of Braque and naïve art, sat for Picasso, was sheltered by the French Resistance and became the subject of an award winning film - he was a pretty fine writer too!
Published: Wednesday, 18 March 2015
JR is coming to the Tribeca Film Festival!
The brilliant French artist premiers his short film at the New York City festival next month
Published: Tuesday, 17 March 2015
Jerry Saltz on medieval art, censorship and Facebook
The New York magazine critic discusses his love for Dark Ages art, and how it got him kicked off social media
Published: Tuesday, 17 March 2015

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