Recent Articles

Theaster Gates and Okwui Enwezor party in Chicago
The Venice Biennale director embraces America's most exciting artist in celebration of his latest project
Published: Monday, 21 September 2015
The Art of the Map - Jasper Johns
Maya Lin, Alighiero Boetti, Leonardo da Vinci, Olafur Eliasson and Ai Weiwei - great artists who've also created great maps. In a new series we take a look at the ones featured in the new book Map Exploring the World
Published: Thursday, 17 September 2015
Ai Weiwei and Anish Kapoor go walkabout
We join the Phaidon artists as they walk through London today to highlight the plight of refugees
Published: Thursday, 17 September 2015
How Mike Kelley got from school to Superman
In honour of the late artist's new Hauser & Wirth show, we look at the genesis of Kelley’s Kandors series
Published: Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Catch this footloose suburban gallery before it goes
The Suburban has shown Björk, Matthew Barney and Pierre Huyghe and now it's at the Indianapolis Museum of Art
Published: Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Tim Marlow describes Ai Weiwei’s imprisonment
Watch the Royal Academy’s Director of Artistic Programmes reveal the full horror of Ai's 2011 detention
Published: Tuesday, 15 September 2015
Understand the 20th century via Warhol’s prints
Sotheby’s Prints and Multiples sale majors on the pop artist’s printed editions, with over 80 works up for auction
Published: Tuesday, 15 September 2015
The story behind the other Noguchi Museum
You probably know about the New York Noguchi museum, but did you know the artist founded one in Japan too?
Published: Monday, 14 September 2015
Pharrell and David Blaine join JR in Paris
The French artist called on a few famous friends to help with the launch of his new show, film and book
Published: Monday, 14 September 2015
JR's life in black and white
Get to know the French artist and activist via a suitably graphic medium - the comic strip
Published: Wednesday, 9 September 2015
How Sol LeWitt broke art apart from its ideas
The US artist was born on this day in 1928. This is how he distinguished a work from the concepts behind it
Published: Wednesday, 9 September 2015
How is JR using his new Phaidon book?
No, not as a pair of glasses. The Parisian artist explains how it's helping him to win over wary subjects
Published: Tuesday, 8 September 2015
Ai Weiwei comes to London
The great Chinese artist and dissident is in Britain, helping to oversee his new UK shows
Published: Tuesday, 8 September 2015

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