Recent Articles

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
Sex, Stieglitz and Georgia O’Keeffe
The photographer helped launch her career, yet he also pushed one very specific interpretation of her paintings
Published: Tuesday, 5 July 2016
When Bacon went to Monaco
A new exhibition looks at how the high life on the Mediterranean informed Francis Bacon’s greatest artworks
Published: Monday, 4 July 2016
The new $1 million Ellsworth Kelly award
Kelly's foundation has passed on $1m to fund an annual award for a mid-career artist’s museum exhibition
Published: Monday, 4 July 2016
When Warhol painted Uncle Sam
This Fourth of July discover how, in his Uncle Sam silk screen, Andy Warhol captured some deep American truths
Published: Monday, 4 July 2016
Make time today to watch this Wilhelm Sasnal film
Online art film streaming service Vdrome is screening the painter's film Aleksander for a limited period
Published: Friday, 1 July 2016


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