Recent Articles

How we brought Picasso’s women together for the Art Museum
Our new museum in a book tells the story of Picasso’s love life, and his artistic development, in six exquisite portraits
Published: Monday, 13 November 2017
The Artist Project: Mark Bradford on Clyfford Still
The LA artist is intrigued by the Abstract Expressionist's era, and by what the paintings say about today's America
Published: Thursday, 9 November 2017
Keith Harrison - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Wednesday, 8 November 2017
Kerry James Marshall - the VR experience
The artist's acclaimed exhibition Mastry is now available in virtual reality, for Mac, PC and Oculus Rift users
Published: Wednesday, 8 November 2017
How Jimmie Durham saw the night sky
Understand how this important contemporary artist brings his vision of the heavens right down to earth
Published: Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Mark Bradford honoured alongside Star Wars' George Lucas
LACMA recognises the artist's sociopolitical work at its Art+Film Gala (and Kim Kardashian came too!)
Published: Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Monday, 6 November 2017
Alex Katz - 'I never had any self-confidence until I was 30'
We asked the painter about his days at Cooper Union, the jazz clubs he went to at night and why painting is like running a 4.40, when we bumped into him at his show of new work and Forties drawings at Timothy Taylor
Published: Monday, 6 November 2017
Phaidon contributors rank high in ArtReview's Power 100
Many of our favourite artists, curators, critics and gallerists all feature on this year's highly politicized list
Published: Friday, 3 November 2017
How Japanese poets saw the night sky
There's no man in the Moon for Japanese star-gazers, instead, they see a hare pounding rice. Want to know why?
Published: Thursday, 2 November 2017
Ruby Neri - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Wednesday, 1 November 2017
Who knew Gerhard Richter did erotica?
He copied images from porn mags but it's as if a gauzy veil has drifted across the image, clouding any promiscuity
Published: Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Who knew John Singer Sargent did erotica?
The sensual portraitist and war artist combined his two interests in this tender painting of two British soldiers
Published: Saturday, 28 October 2017

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