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How the Met Breuer went back to the future
Could the Met's restoration of this fifty-year old building point the way for contemporary art gallery architecture?
Published: Wednesday, 18 May 2016
Coop Himmelb(l)au creates two museums in one
The Austrian practice has designed two co-joined museums for Shenzhen - one for art, the other for architecture
Published: Wednesday, 18 May 2016
Take a look at Zaha Hadid's incredible paintings
The late Pritzker laureate's unrealised painterly plans go on display at a career retrospective in Venice this month
Published: Tuesday, 17 May 2016
One thing not to miss in London
The V&A fashion gallery by 6a architects is the top pick from our London Wallpaper* City Guide

Published: Tuesday, 17 May 2016
Brutalist car park becomes a wooden skyscraper
Well it's one way to turn a much loved but outdated 20th century relic into a 21st century apartment complex. . .
Published: Tuesday, 17 May 2016
A Movement in a Moment: The Düsseldorf School
Find out how a husband and wife’s photos of industrial buildings changed photography forever
Published: Monday, 16 May 2016
Christian Marclay's animated street photography
Discover how the maker of The Clock has turned London’s pavement rubbish into an engaging set of video works
Published: Monday, 16 May 2016
Tom of Finland and assume vivid astro focus - Affordable on Artspace
braxas ventriloquists animal fetishists is a collaboration between the artist duo and the Tom of Finland estate

Published: Friday, 13 May 2016
Chris Martin paints Amy Winehouse
Find out why the American painter themed his current exhibition around the British singer’s untimely death
Published: Friday, 13 May 2016
What Stephen Shore sees in Anselm Kiefer
Photographer Instagrams Kiefer's Operation Sea Lion painting, a sarcastic comment on a Nazi UK invasion plan
Published: Thursday, 12 May 2016
How the trees shaped Steven Holl’s latest building
Architect's drawings reveal how he used the canopies of Pennsylvania's trees to guide the form of this arts building
Published: Thursday, 12 May 2016
What's going on at Photo London next week?
Well, Martin Parr’s caravan, Wolfgang Tillmans’ EU posters and Erik Kessels' failed photos for starters!
Published: Thursday, 12 May 2016
One thing not to miss in Copenhagen
Want to enjoy a Jørn Utzon building without going to Sydney? Then visit this pick from our Wallpaper* City Guide
Published: Wednesday, 11 May 2016


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