Recent Articles

Can JR's new book change your world?
The artist has already altered perceptions from Paris to Palestine - isn't it time he weaved his magic on you?
Published: Monday, 13 July 2015
Time to take a new look at our world?
The picture below is a map - Map: Exploring the World features 300 more, just as unusual, exciting and beautiful
Published: Tuesday, 7 July 2015
How Marc Chagall painted his own birthday - inspired by the love and gifts of his muse Bella
To mark the painter’s date of birth, 6 July, we look back to an early anniversary celebrated in this lovely painting
Published: Monday, 6 July 2015
One show - 325 Chinese artists!
And you don't need to visit the People's Republic to see them all. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see the likes of Zhang Xiaogang Yin Xiuzhen, Zhang Huan, Xiao Xioaogang and Ai Weiwei courtesy of the M+Sigg Collection
Published: Monday, 6 July 2015
Sarah Lucas makes 'marrow' for US embassy gardens
The Venice Biennale artist is creating a gourd-shaped work for Vauxhall at the behest of Norman Rosenthal
Published: Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Takashi Murakami joins Ferran Adrià in Ibiza
Take a look at some of the contemporary art on show at the elBulli chef's amazing new Balearic venture
Published: Monday, 29 June 2015
Jacob Kassay’s comeback — as an architect
The hot young artist fell from favour last year. Yet he seems to have reinvented himself with this new Belgian show
Published: Monday, 29 June 2015
Berlin looks back at queer art and culture
Homosexuality_ies, a wide-ranging show, opens at two museums in the German capital this Pride weekend
Published: Friday, 26 June 2015
JR helps Baltimore students say #BlackLivesMatter
Students at the city's Morgan State University use the artist's Inside Out project to express an important truth
Published: Thursday, 25 June 2015
The Ai Weiwei and Luc Tuymans bromance!
What did the talk turn to when the Belgian painter visited Ai Weiwei's first ever show in China?
Published: Thursday, 25 June 2015
Gillian Wearing and Tacita Dean on their art schools
The Phaidon artists remember what they made for their degree shows and why they didn’t expect great success
Published: Wednesday, 24 June 2015
When Pollock stopped dripping and splashing
A new Tate Liverpool show looks back at a lesser-known period in Jackson Pollock's creative output
Published: Monday, 22 June 2015
Foiling the Forgers with Noah Charney – Vermeer
Our author recalls the time a Dutch forger had to recreate a work sold to the Nazis in order to get off death row
Published: Monday, 22 June 2015

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