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Roman Signer's unconventional approach to art
He's attached rockets to chairs, blown up sacks of paper and lit fuses on railway lines. What's planned for London?
Published: Monday, 9 February 2015
The Guggenheim's Jeffrey Weiss talks On Kawara
Curator of new show Silence on how the reclusive artist's desire for privacy impacted his career and legacy
Published: Friday, 6 February 2015
Watch Shirley Tse talk about her DIY ethic
The sculptor and Cal Arts tutor praises informality and amateurism in our new book AKADEMIE X
Published: Thursday, 5 February 2015
Walter Liedtke RIP
Renowned Curator of European Paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art killed in train crash on Tuesday
Published: Thursday, 5 February 2015
Marlene Dumas on her incredible Tate retrospective
'Putting a show like this together evokes all kinds of different emotions. Sometimes you think, oh it’s lovely to see you again, other times you think, oh I still don’t know if I ever should have made this!' the painter tells Phaidon
Published: Wednesday, 4 February 2015
Celebrity restaurateur Mr Chow debuts art in China
The Shanghai-born restaurateur stages his first Chinese art show, with a little help from Warhol and Keith Haring
Published: Tuesday, 3 February 2015
Sarah Sze on how to make sense of your life
The US artist on why her new self-titled Victoria Miro show is like a series of short poems
Published: Monday, 2 February 2015
Luc Tuymans' disquieting David Zwirner show
The Belgian painter's new show draws on ISIS murder videos, Goya and a little known British B-movie
Published: Friday, 30 January 2015
Join David Doubilet in an amazing underwater world
The legendary photographer and Water Light Time author surfaces for a National Geographic talks tour
Published: Friday, 30 January 2015
How Gaugin, Picasso and Klee ushered in outsider art
As the Outsider Art Fair opens in NY, we look at how big name artists opened us up to looking at art differently
Published: Thursday, 29 January 2015
Psst! Want to know about The Art of Forgery?
Then watch this great Phaidon video, shot with Noah Charney in the Italian capital, Rome
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015
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
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015
A Movement in a Moment: Dada
'It was total pandemonium. The people around us were shouting, laughing and gesticulating.' Relive the incredible few months during which a short-lived Swiss nightclub gave rise to the first artistic assault on modern culture, Dada
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015