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Could Ellsworth Kelly get a World War II medal?
In VE celebration week it's revealed that the great artist might receive a Congressional Medal for his WWII trickery
Published: Friday, 8 May 2015
From Book to Bid – Kusama's Infinity Nets (ZYA)
Damien Hirst asks the artist about the loneliness in her work on auction at Christie's, NY next week
Published: Thursday, 7 May 2015
From Book to Bid – Peter Doig’s Swamped
Adrian Searle reveals how horror film Friday the 13th inspired this painting up for auction at Christie’s next week
Published: Wednesday, 6 May 2015
Phaidon's A-Z of The Venice Biennale
It only previewed yesterday and there's already a lot to read - here are 26 things you might have missed though
Published: Wednesday, 6 May 2015
Phaidon's Frieze NY interviews - Cecilia Alemani
The High Line and Frieze Projects curator talks us through this year's Flux-Labyrinth and other fair attractions
Published: Wednesday, 6 May 2015
From Book to Bid – Cindy Sherman's Untitled #470
Phaidon Focus author Paul Moorhouse explains the artwork on auction at Phillips, NY next week - care to bid?
Published: Tuesday, 5 May 2015
Theaster Gates on his Venice Biennale show
He might be taking bits of derelict churches to La Biennale, but don’t call his new Venice show 'reclamation'
Published: Tuesday, 5 May 2015
A Movement in a Moment: Art Brut
How one French artist took the works of mentally ill patients and placed them at the forefront of Modernism
Published: Thursday, 30 April 2015
Phaidon’s Frieze NY interviews – Allyson Vieira
The American sculptor uses recycled plastic to create works that bring to mind ancient civilisations
Published: Thursday, 30 April 2015
JR on his New York Times Magazine cover
Watch our video with the artist in which he reveals the thinking behind his New York Times cover at the weekend
Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2015
Well, can you spot which one is the fake?
Artist and curator Doug Fishbone asked people to spot the fake in his new show, only 12% got it right
Published: Tuesday, 28 April 2015
Unseen Bacons on show in London and New York
Did Francis Bacon really paint self-portraits such as these in later life because all his old friends were dying off?

Published: Monday, 27 April 2015
Sonia Delaunay - Planes, Prints and Automobiles
In the second part of our chat with Juliet Bingham, the Tate curator talks us through Delaunay's later works
Published: Friday, 24 April 2015

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