Recent Articles

Inside Ellsworth Kelly’s Austin
The only building the abstract artist ever designed opened this weekend at the University of Texas at Austin
Published: Monday, 19 February 2018
Klara Kristalova - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Friday, 16 February 2018
John McEnroe's $9m Mark Bradford map
The US tennis champ, the Beatles and cult leader Charles Manson could help Mark Bradford set an auction record
Published: Wednesday, 14 February 2018
How to create a lover - the ancient way
A Valentine's Day lesson in art and love from our new book, Flying Too Close to the Sun
Published: Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Calvin Klein brings Warhol's Silver Clouds back to NYC
Andy's Mylar balloons are floating again over Manhattan, in a new "reimagining" of the famous 1966 work
Published: Saturday, 10 February 2018
Understanding Stella: The Black Paintings
Here’s why Stella's early minimalist series served as the perfect start for a much more varied career
Published: Thursday, 8 February 2018
Bloomberg Philanthropies celebrates The Artist Project
Published: Wednesday, 7 February 2018
These Self-Portraits look a bit like your hangover
Not firing on all four this morning? Hopefully you don't actually look like these flaky, shaky self-portraits
Published: Wednesday, 7 February 2018
JR lunches with Spielberg and his fellow Oscars nominees
But Agnès Varda couldn’t make it so JR brought a cut-out of her to the Oscar Nominees lunch yesterday!
Published: Tuesday, 6 February 2018
Understanding Stella: The Alsace-Lorraine series
Here's how the artist's first proper sculptural series embodied one of the world's great struggles
Published: Friday, 2 February 2018
Viktor&Rolf recycle an old collection to make a new one
The Dutch designers launch a new range of price-friendly, eco-friendly clothes via German e-retailer Zalando
Published: Thursday, 1 February 2018
An Art of the Erotic guide to Sotheby’s latest sale
Here's some sexy insight into Picasso, Polke and other artists in Sotheby's erotic sale, courtesy of our new book
Published: Wednesday, 31 January 2018
Why Lorde pinned a Jenny Holzer work to her Grammys dress
Here’s what you need to know about the Inflammatory Essay Lorde pinned on her frock last night
Published: Monday, 29 January 2018


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