Recent Articles

Ten questions for Edmund de Waal OBE
The celebrated potter takes a moment to talk about his exquisitely designed monograph, a new project with David Chipperfield, the myth of tactility and what's better - an OBE from the queen or being signed up by Larry Gagosian
Published: Friday, 25 April 2014
New painting show inspired by Sottsass
Hernan Bas’s Memphis Living paintings are an homage to the bright, challenging work of the designer
Published: Friday, 25 April 2014
Phaidon at the Whitney Biennial
Find out more about the artists, curators and writers we’re proud to have worked with at the 2014 exhibition
Published: Thursday, 24 April 2014
Ed Ruscha’s first public commission in NYC
His 1977 word painting will appear as a large hand-painted mural beside The High Line next month
Published: Thursday, 24 April 2014
Peter Blake remakes Sgt Pepper for Royal Albert Hall
Pop artist makes a massive mural for 143-year-old venue featuring all the performers who have appeared there
Published: Thursday, 24 April 2014
More arrests in abstract expressionism forgery case
Two brothers arrested in Spain and new indictment in New York reveals how the forgeries were created
Published: Wednesday, 23 April 2014
Bruce Nauman by the man who knows him best
Peter Plagens on how America's most reclusive artist was actually inspired by an Austrian philosopher
Published: Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Ten Questions for Tomi Ungerer
As the adaptation of Moon Man is released on DVD, the much decorated children's author and illustrator talks about life in the camel corps, jail breakfasts, how snakes got a bad rep and why he thinks he’s a lunatic

Published: Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Andy Warhol's Race Riot goes under the hammer
Previously owned by Robert Mapplethorpe, Warhol's screen print is up for sale at Christie's next month
Published: Tuesday, 22 April 2014
Pawel Althamer stages one day show
Sculptor closes New Museum retrospective with a show of new works in the museum’s storefront space
Published: Monday, 21 April 2014
Why Yayoi Kusama’s new sculpture is for lovers
The 85-year-old artist says this new public work for a Taiwanese train station is all about dressing up for a date
Published: Thursday, 17 April 2014
Ai Weiwei father and son show in Britain
This summer the Yorkshire Sculpture Park pairs Ai Weiwei’s work with readings of his father’s poetry
Published: Thursday, 17 April 2014
Banksy attacks surveillance culture with new mural
Street artist on top of the news cycle as ever with new street work and mysterious facebook posting
Published: Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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