Recent Articles

A Movement in a Moment: Minimalism
How a band of NYC artists rejected the ideas of an earlier generation, reducing art to its essentials
Published: Thursday, 26 February 2015
Want to know a bit more about JR?
The globe-trotting French contemporary artist is the subject of a great career retrospective in Hong Kong
Published: Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Winslow Homer and American Realism
How the artist, born this day in 1836, turned European sensibilities on 19th Century American subjects
Published: Tuesday, 24 February 2015
'I can’t get rid of my trashiness' – John Currin
The painter, subject of the Gagosian's Oscars weekend exhibition, considers the problems of high art in a pop age
Published: Monday, 23 February 2015
Watch Richard Wentworth describe artistic skill
Why does the British sculptor and photographer feel that artists reach their goals by ‘walking backwards’?
Published: Friday, 20 February 2015
‘I’m a nutcase when I get to the studio!’
Legendary Pop artist Peter Saul is working on a picture of Donald Duck versus Mondrian. What’s that about?
Published: Thursday, 19 February 2015
How Groovy Bob inspired Bacon and Basquiat
Immortalised in The Beatles song Dr. Robert and in Richard Hamilton's Swingeing London 67, a brilliant new show at Pace Gallery celebrates the huge importance and influence of legendary art dealer to the stars Robert Fraser
Published: Friday, 13 February 2015
Is that Grace Kelly's handbag on our art books?
Well yes it is and what's more they're about to be reissued!
Published: Friday, 13 February 2015
What happened the day Sargent painted Monet
As a new show opens, a look at the painting that marked the moment the portraitist opened up to Impressionism
Published: Thursday, 12 February 2015
Take a look inside Ellsworth Kelly's new 'chapel'
91-year-old artist is making a 'spiritually inspired' installation within the grounds of the University of Texas
Published: Wednesday, 11 February 2015
Watch Sanford Biggers talk about breaking the rules
'I describe myself as an artist because I live in constant balance with mania – the maniacal desire to create!'
Published: Wednesday, 11 February 2015
'Germany was like a vacuum' - Heinz Mack on Zero
The founder of the European art movement explains how he and his fellow artists created something from nothing
Published: Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Is that an Ed Ruscha in 50 Shades of Grey?
US pop pioneer's Brother Sister appears in the film alongside other works by contemporary artists
Published: Tuesday, 10 February 2015

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