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The Gagosian is opening a tattoo parlour
Come to the Gagosian's NY Art Book Fair stand and get inked with works by the gallery's artists
Published: Friday, 9 September 2016
Shrigley goes shopping in New York
The British artist's new Manhattan public artwork pairs a permanent medium with a throwaway message
Published: Wednesday, 7 September 2016
Strap yourself in for Doug Aitken's LA retrospective
MOCA is about to show seven of the artist's immersive video works as part of a new two-decade career survey
Published: Tuesday, 6 September 2016
A Phaidon guide to Asia Week New York
From ancient Chinese ceramics to Afghani video art here's what to say about this month's string of shows
Published: Monday, 5 September 2016
A Movement in a Moment: Futurism
Discover how, thanks to an early car accident, Italian artists taught us all to love the machine age
Published: Friday, 2 September 2016
Dare you enter Pedro Reyes' horror house?
Following his fine-art psychiatric clinic the Mexican artist creates a political haunted house for Halloween 2016
Published: Thursday, 1 September 2016
Dumas, Tillmans and Ai Weiwei go to jail
The artists join Steve McQueen and Patti Smith in an exhibition focussing on Oscar Wilde's time in Reading prison
Published: Thursday, 1 September 2016
High Line architects create volcano-style resort
Diller Scofidio + Renfro beat Foster + Partners in a competition to design a new international resort in China
Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Why Danh Vo is still possessed by The Exorcist
Discover how a childhood screening of this horror film still inspires the Vietnamese artist over three decades later
Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Peter Doig absolutely did not paint this picture!
Why did a retired prison officer sue the artist and claim that he'd sold him a painting while in jail in the 70s?
Published: Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Yoko Ono honours Ai Weiwei, Kapoor and Eliasson
The Fluxus artist and activist has chosen to honour all three with this year's Lennon Ono Grant for Peace
Published: Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Yayoi Kusama turns the Glass House dotty
Discover why the Japanese artist's works are filling Philip Johnson's Glass House and grounds
Published: Wednesday, 17 August 2016
When Wolfgang Tillmans shot Concorde
Discover how the German photographer extended his artistic practice by watching South London’s skies
Published: Tuesday, 16 August 2016


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