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Theaster Gates on his Venice Biennale show
He might be taking bits of derelict churches to La Biennale, but don’t call his new Venice show 'reclamation'
Published: Tuesday, 5 May 2015
A Movement in a Moment: Art Brut
How one French artist took the works of mentally ill patients and placed them at the forefront of Modernism
Published: Thursday, 30 April 2015
Phaidon’s Frieze NY interviews – Allyson Vieira
The American sculptor uses recycled plastic to create works that bring to mind ancient civilisations
Published: Thursday, 30 April 2015
JR on his New York Times Magazine cover
Watch our video with the artist in which he reveals the thinking behind his New York Times cover at the weekend
Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Well, can you spot which one is the fake?
Artist and curator Doug Fishbone asked people to spot the fake in his new show, only 12% got it right
Published: Tuesday, 28 April 2015
Unseen Bacons on show in London and New York
Did Francis Bacon really paint self-portraits such as these in later life because all his old friends were dying off?

Published: Monday, 27 April 2015
Sonia Delaunay - Planes, Prints and Automobiles
In the second part of our chat with Juliet Bingham, the Tate curator talks us through Delaunay's later works
Published: Friday, 24 April 2015
An AKADEMIE X reading list
On World Book Day, learn which books inspire Marina Abramović, Bob Nickas, Dan Graham and Miranda July
Published: Thursday, 23 April 2015
All you need to know about Sonia Delaunay
Juliet Bingham, curator of a new Tate retrospective explains how the artist went from fine art to fabric and back
Published: Thursday, 23 April 2015
When Raphael painted St George
On St George’s Day we look back on Raphael’s fantastical interpretation of the saint that served a real purpose
Published: Thursday, 23 April 2015
Carol Bove and 'The Intimacy Gradient'
Our Akademie X artist's magnificent new show at Zwirner unfolds over three floors of varied yet related work
Published: Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Why Anri Sala is France’s leading artist (again)
The filmmaker is ranked 'most influential artist' by the leading French publication Le Journal des Arts
Published: Tuesday, 21 April 2015
A Movement in a Moment: Fauvism
How Henri Matisse founded a 20th Century art movement on the back of an art world scandal
Published: Friday, 17 April 2015

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