Recent Articles

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
Smithsonian to open on London Olympics site
First opening anywhere outside of the US will be a site in the British capital called Olympicopolis
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015
Meet the artist who reworks Francis Bacon
Why does Michel Platnic create film-set style copies of the late painter's best-known works?
Published: Monday, 26 January 2015
'Let's split this!' Theaster Gates shares £40k prize
The winner of the Artes Mundi extends his practice by sharing winnings with his fellow short-listed artists
Published: Friday, 23 January 2015
The mechanised world of Francis Picabia
On the anniversary of his birth we take a look at what made the reluctant Dada pioneer tick
Published: Thursday, 22 January 2015
How Tomi Ungerer became an outcast in America
In the second part of this exclusive essay Tomi recalls the moment his love affair with New York soured
Published: Thursday, 22 January 2015
Cally Spooner's Muse Music
The filmmaker and artist on how Lou Reed, Puccini, and Katy Perry inspire her pop-influenced performance art
Published: Wednesday, 21 January 2015
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