Recent Articles

Is Theaster Gates America's most exciting artist?
Our new monograph lays bare the civil, spiritual and capitalist components that make up this extraordinary artist

Published: Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Seeing Picasso in three dimensions
Could MoMA’s forthcoming show prove that Pablo’s sculptural works were as innovative as his paintings?
Published: Tuesday, 11 August 2015
The final days of Jackson Pollock
On the anniversary of his death in a car crash we look at the last months of the great abstract expressionist
Published: Tuesday, 11 August 2015
Learn how Ellsworth Kelly changed abstract art
You'll find all you need to know about how the 92-year-old painter impacted US art in his first full-career monograph
Published: Monday, 10 August 2015
Cindy Sherman stars in Rufus Wainwright's opera
Sherman plays legendary diva Maria Callas in a Francesco Vezzoli-shot film for new Wainwright opera
Published: Friday, 7 August 2015
Andy Warhol - by Andy Warhol
On his birthday we look at how Andy's wildly differing self-portraits shaped his public persona and myth
Published: Thursday, 6 August 2015
How we got from cave paintings to contemporary art
30,000 Years of Art offers a complete history of mankind’s artistry - are you ready to explore?
Published: Monday, 27 July 2015
Wow! How did you get up there JR?
The artist and Phaidon author has been pretty busy in Philly and New York this week, but what's he been up to?
Published: Thursday, 23 July 2015
How AIDS shaped art in America
A new exhibition examines the immense effect a big disease with a little name had on contemporary art
Published: Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Ai Weiwei just got his passport back!
The artist just Instagrammed this picture - hurray!
Published: Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Theaster Gates reveals new church project details
The artist outlines his plans for Sanctum, a 24/7, three-week-long performance in a derelict British church
Published: Monday, 20 July 2015
New show channels the spirit of Agnes Martin
Chewday's clever new show questions the way art is rapidly reduced to image data on social networks
Published: Wednesday, 15 July 2015
When Warhol wanted to tap dance
A new exhibition looks back at the influence of choreography, film and rock music on the great Pop artist’s work
Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2015

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