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Happy 100th birthday I.M. Pei!

The Chinese-American architect hits the century today - here are 5 of his best buildings
Published: Wednesday, 26 April 2017


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Annabelle Selldorf shows us her new London gallery
Architect says she has added 'minor interventions' to an 18th century London house for Thaddaeus Ropac
Published: Wednesday, 26 April 2017
A Movement in a Moment: Romanticism
On Delacroix's birthday we look at how a literary movement went on to shape European art history
Published: Wednesday, 26 April 2017
How DNA undermined Darwin
On the anniversary of DNA's discovery, we look at how the double helix called into question a few of his claims
Published: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Wilhelm Sasnal has painted Marine Le Pen
As French elections begin, the far right leader appears alongside Angela Merkel and Hillary Clinton in new show
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017
How a watchmaker changed Willem de Kooning’s life
On the painter's birthday, we look back at one early encounter that spurred him on to become an artist
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017
In Production - Ornament Is Crime
Architecture & Design Editor Virginia McLeod gives us a sneak peek at a book about to leave our shelves for yours
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017
What’s JR doing on top of that Louise Bourgeois spider?
The artist and activist, fresh from a Paris opening, heads south to France's leading public art vineyard
Published: Monday, 24 April 2017
Eve Arnold and the story of The Unretouched Woman
On the anniversary of her birth, how the photo legend waited until she was in her sixties before making a book
Published: Friday, 21 April 2017
Cindy Sherman, Kerry James Marshall in Time's 100
Here’s why the painter and fine art photographer are among Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People 2017
Published: Friday, 21 April 2017
Lauren Greenfield is in conversation at the Design Museum
Don't miss the Economist’s Anne McElvoy interviewing the Generation Wealth photographer next month
Published: Thursday, 20 April 2017
How to get a seat at Noma Mexico
René Redzepi's pop-up is completely booked-up but there is a way to taste his take on Mexican cuisine
Published: Thursday, 20 April 2017
A Movement in a Moment: Symbolism
Understand how a poetic movement spurred painters on to express inner truths, not subjective realities
Published: Thursday, 20 April 2017

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