Recent Articles

RIP Betty Woodman - the woman who made clay fine art
87-year-old artist and mother of photographer Francesca died in Italy on January 2
Published: Thursday, 4 January 2018
Delcy Morelos - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Wednesday, 3 January 2018
Jason Lim - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Friday, 22 December 2017
Who knew Mickalene Thomas did erotica?
In her 2008 painting, Thomas takes a scandalous Balthus work and remakes it in a more loving way
Published: Friday, 22 December 2017
Steven Holl unveils his light-filled Maggie’s Centre for London
The building, located beside St Bart’s in London, is a 'joyful, glowing presence' says the architect
Published: Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Alisa Baremboym - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Who knew Degas did erotica?
His nudes show how the artist broke from the Impressionists to pursue a more private take on pleasure
Published: Monday, 18 December 2017
Dan McCarthy - Why I Create
Exploring the inspirations and attitudes of artists working with clay and ceramic, featured in Vitamin C
Published: Friday, 15 December 2017
No one did hats like Yves Saint Laurent
The masterful designer loved headwear, even if he apparently wasn’t so keen on its bourgeoisie wearers
Published: Thursday, 14 December 2017
The Artist Project: Cecily Brown on a Medieval Madonna
The painter went straight to The Met's medieval sculpture room when asked to choose an artwork that moved her
Published: Thursday, 14 December 2017
William Curtis's Le Corb book gets another award!
The International Committee of Architectural Critics honours Ideas and Forms with a Bruno Zevi Award
Published: Thursday, 14 December 2017
The Artist Project: Catherine Opie on Louis XIV’s bedroom
The fine-art photographer believes the Met’s period room dedicated to the Sun King works as a history portrait
Published: Tuesday, 12 December 2017
The Artist Project and Met Membership – a gift for art lovers
Gift a membership to America's biggest art museum, and have the world’s great artists show your loved-one around
Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

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