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Boltanski's bells and heartbeats come to Edinburgh

The 71-year-old French artist will install a trio of beautiful, spooky artworks in Scotland later this month
Published: Thursday, 21 July 2016


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Ai Weiwei floats life-vest lotus flowers in Vienna
The artist’s work F-Lotus brings the Mediterranean migrant crisis to the still waters of a Viennese lake
Published: Wednesday, 20 July 2016
How Judy Chicago made a feminist masterpiece
By reworking Christ's Last Supper Chicago made The Dinner Party, a huge, intricate attempt to redress history
Published: Wednesday, 20 July 2016
Why did Warhol, Mapplethorpe, Hockney and Ruscha all create portraits of this LA writer?
New California show Rendering Homage: Portraits of a Patron draws from Joan Agajanian Quinn's collection
Published: Tuesday, 19 July 2016
Theaster Gates throws a fine-art house party
For his Canadian debut, the Chicago artist is creating a series of house museums (and booking a house DJ)
Published: Wednesday, 13 July 2016
The power of Piero Manzoni and his Merda d'Artista
In canning his own excrement, Manzoni created fertile ground for a subsequent generation of like-minded artists
Published: Wednesday, 13 July 2016
How Lucas Samaras manipulated the Polaroid age
Lucas Samaras pushed film beyond its limits, opening new creative opportunities, but Polaroid did not approve
Published: Tuesday, 12 July 2016
How to stare at the sun from The High Line safely!
Artist Eduardo Navarro's latest project, We who spin around you, allows you to do just that for 3 days next week
Published: Monday, 11 July 2016
Robert De Niro takes JR for a spin round New York!
The native New Yorker and star of JR’s Ellis film helps the artist with latest iteration of his Migrants project
Published: Friday, 8 July 2016
Have you heard Wolfgang Tillmans’ house record?
The five-track record includes work from the 1980s and a track sampling his favourite printing press!
Published: Friday, 8 July 2016
Would you let Vito Acconci follow you home?
The new MoMA PS1 exhibition looks back at some of the New York artist's most challenging early works
Published: Thursday, 7 July 2016
A movement in a Moment: The Mexican Renaissance
On Frida Kahlo’s birthday, discover how she and her fellow Mexican artists redefined their nation through their work
Published: Wednesday, 6 July 2016
Ralph Rugoff's brutal music mash-up
The Hayward director and Paul McCarthy author talks us through his new audio visual show in a brutalist building
Published: Tuesday, 5 July 2016

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