Recent Articles

JR takes to the high seas!
The French artist's image will grace the sails of this yacht when it races from France to Brazil this autumn
Published: Tuesday, 1 August 2017
Why Yves Saint Laurent didn’t like diamonds
On the great French designer’s birthday, we look back at his preference for costume jewellery over precious gems
Published: Tuesday, 1 August 2017
5 key points for the Tate’s new Bruce Nauman show
Tate Modern’s Nauman exhibition has just opened. Here’s a handful of things to think about when you visit
Published: Tuesday, 1 August 2017
Sterling Ruby reworks the Calvin Klein flagship store
Ruby’s new Madison Avenue installation serves to herald the arrival of his friend Raf Simons’ Fall 2017 collection
Published: Monday, 31 July 2017
Liz Diller on the successes, flaws and laws of the High Line
The US architect says everyone in her profession should consider the unwanted effects of outrageous success
Published: Monday, 31 July 2017
What your fridge has in common with this Jean Dubuffet show
On the anniversary of the French artist's birth, we look forward to a new exhibition of his Théâtres de Mémoire works
Published: Monday, 31 July 2017
What Millais thought of Beatrix Potter
On the 151st anniversary of her birth, we look back at Potter's art and the admiration it drew from one Pre-Raphaelite
Published: Friday, 28 July 2017
JR gives Cara Delevingne a late-night French rooftop tour
The artist and activist joined the movie star high above the streets following her movie’s French premier
Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017
Does Raf Simons’ new campaign echo this Stephen Shore shot?
Simons’ new Calvin Klein campaign is shot on a road not dissimilar to the one Shore photographed 44 years ago
Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017
Have you seen Elizabeth Peyton’s portrait of Angela Merkel?
The US artist has painted a tender picture of the German Chancellor for a profile in the August edition of Vogue
Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017
The English paintings that inspired Stanley Kubrick
On the 89th anniversary of the director’s birth, we look at how eighteenth-century art found its way into his work
Published: Tuesday, 25 July 2017
Pentagram creates a new brutalist logo for London
The world-famous design agency draws inspiration from the Barbican for London’s new Culture Mile identity
Published: Tuesday, 25 July 2017


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