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How Louis Vuitton created modern luggage
Discover how the designer, born 4 August 1821, prepared us all for the age of travel
Published: Thursday, 4 August 2016
How photography changed with the Presidential race
A new exhibition shows that despite an overload of images, smart photographers can still make their mark
Published: Wednesday, 3 August 2016
JR's incredible new Olympics art revealed!
The French artist has pioneered an entirely new technique to bring images of lesser-known athletes to the games
Published: Wednesday, 3 August 2016
Annabelle Selldorf: from kitchen to art gallery
Watch the architect describe how she went from worktops to Werner in New York
Published: Wednesday, 3 August 2016
A Movement in a Moment: School of London
Discover how a group of painters working in the British capital during the late 20th century kept figurative art alive
Published: Tuesday, 2 August 2016
Artists and designers join Hillary's 45 Pin Project
Pentagram partners Michael Bierut and Paula Scher work alongside 43 other talents in a big button drive
Published: Tuesday, 2 August 2016
Steven Holl's summer house for a 19thC painter
The architect has drawn up a folly plan for the Hudson River School artist Frederic Edwin Church's house
Published: Monday, 1 August 2016
Mark Wallinger gets reflective at the Freud Museum
New works by the Turner Prize winner, installed to mark the 160th anniversary of Freud's birth, dwell on selfhood
Published: Monday, 1 August 2016
Why the Smithsonian will pay you to drink beer
A newly created job vacancy asks for applicants to conduct research into America's craft-beer scene
Published: Monday, 1 August 2016
Olympics architect creates Museum of London
London architect Asif Khan has reworked the city's Smithfield Meat Market in this winning design
Published: Monday, 1 August 2016
Read curator Cecilia Alemani’s High Line highlights
The High Line curator just toured the linear park's current art installation Wanderlust - here's what she liked
Published: Friday, 29 July 2016
London’s V&A is set to move East!
Renderings for London’s new Olympic Park cultural centre and creative hub have just been released
Published: Friday, 29 July 2016
Is it time to catch Ed Ruscha's tropical fish?
Discover the tricksy photography and artful wordplay behind this early series of Ruscha colour prints
Published: Thursday, 28 July 2016


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