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What to expect from Art Basel Miami Beach
A ballet about The Internet, extra VIP days and a new art-historical strand are all part of the fun of the 2014 fair
Published: Thursday, 6 November 2014
'I always go for places no one’s been before' Alex Katz
'You want to go there and see whether it’s possible, and adjust the technique to your ideas,' he tells Phaidon
Published: Wednesday, 5 November 2014
The Picasso, the Thief, His Wife & Her Cousin
Could so-called friends of Picasso have conspired against him? The prosecution in a new case alleges so
Published: Wednesday, 5 November 2014
How Henry Moore inspired de Kooning’s Clamdigger
And why the abstract expressionist painter wore oversized workman's gloves to produce his life-size figure
Published: Monday, 3 November 2014
Jean-Michel Basquiat's 80s notebooks revealed
Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks at the Brooklyn Museum includes 160 unseen sketch pages from 1980-87
Published: Monday, 3 November 2014
Three new museums for major South China city
Guangzhou urban planners attempt to multiply the Bilbao effect by three with new cultural proposal
Published: Friday, 31 October 2014
Gombrich Explains Goya
A look at why the great painter of the Spanish court also depicted witches, giants and demons
Published: Friday, 31 October 2014
What Ai Weiwei told The New Yorker
Why he thinks Warhol was 50 years ahead of his time and how Lego is the perfect tool for dissent
Published: Thursday, 30 October 2014
Laura Carlin's artistic exercises for young minds
The Phaidon author demonstrates how creativity comes from an active mind not an overly tutored hand
Published: Wednesday, 29 October 2014
How to cook like Christo and Jeanne-Claude
MoMA cookbook offers 'tasty' insight into the duo's gastronomic creations but, strangely, there are no wraps
Published: Wednesday, 29 October 2014
Adam Szymczyk enters Art Review's power list
Phaidon author and documenta curator is the highest new entry at number 21
Published: Thursday, 23 October 2014
When Robert Rauschenberg met Jean Tinguely
How Tinguely's use of tech inspired Rauschenberg in fulfilling his dream of a constantly changing work of art
Published: Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Simon Fujiwara studies the male nude in Jamaica
Artist hopes his work, Brother, might lead some Jamaicans to question their attitude towards the male form
Published: Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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