Recent Articles

The painter who escaped the School of London
Find out why Michael Andrews' landscapes have broken the £1m mark and landed him a show at the Gagosian
Published: Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Shepard Fairey’s plan for Trump’s inauguration
The street artist and creator of the Obama HOPE image has some new posters ready for the Jan 20 event
Published: Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Theaster Gates adds new colour to old data
The US artist moves into poetry and data visualisation for his new LA exhibition at Regen Projects
Published: Monday, 16 January 2017
Josef Albers at Zwirner kicks off 2017 Sunny Side Up
A new show of the Bauhaus legend's yellow squares is the perfect antidote to a grey London January
Published: Monday, 16 January 2017
Peter Marino designs major Mapplethorpe show
Opening in Tokyo in March, Memento Mori will feature more than 90 photographs curated by Marino from his own collection in a space he himself designed. It's the first Japanese show of Robert Mapplethorpe's work in 15 years
Published: Friday, 13 January 2017
A Marina Abramović space odyssey
Ever wondered what an interstellar flight with the world-famous artist might be like? Of course you have!
Published: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Screensavers as folk art?
Should we regard these functional, visual loops as valuable artifacts? Yes, says Rotterdam’s Het Nieuwe Instituut
Published: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Did you spot JR in the 72nd Street station?
See how Vik Muniz, fellow artist and friend of the French photograffeur, sneaked JR into his NY Subway art
Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
How artist co-ops created NY’s downtown scene
A new show looks at how artist-run galleries helped create an astonishingly varied Sixties art scene
Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
The High Line gets a London-style art plinth
New York’s linear park will soon have its first dedicated public art space, inspired by Trafalgar Square
Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Nocturnal Animals' hidden art stars
Did you spot the Sterling Ruby, Mark Bradford, John Currin and Alexander Calder works in Tom Ford's new film?
Published: Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Juan José Cambre - Why I Paint
Exploring the creative processes of tomorrow's artists today - as featured in Vitamin P3
Published: Thursday, 22 December 2016
Christie's Strangest Sales – Raphael’s Muse
The stakes were high when this sublime Renaissance sketch came up for sale at the venerable auction house
Published: Wednesday, 21 December 2016


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