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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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Ferran Adrià and Salvador Dalí go on show together
Works by these two titans of Spanish creativity share an exhibition space in Florida this coming autumn
Published: Thursday, 28 July 2016
Tales behind the top lots at the Four Seasons sale
The restaurant’s furniture and fittings auction drew some very high bids - and not only because of nostalgia
Published: Thursday, 28 July 2016
What is JR creating for the Rio Olympics?
The French artist says this work, part of his ongoing Inside Out project, will be his craziest yet!
Published: Wednesday, 27 July 2016
One thing not to miss in Rio de Janeiro
If you're visiting for the Olympics try and take in this Brutalist cathedral by architect Edgar Fonseca
Published: Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Stuart Davis – Proto Pop artist or Modernist master?
Or perhaps even a Cubist as William C Agee, the author of Modern Art in America 1908–68, argues . . .
Published: Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Orlan loses law suit against Lady Gaga
Body artist’s bumps can’t be copyrighted court says
Published: Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Oh Maurizio! What have you done in Paris?
Cheeky artist Maurizio Cattelan fills Galeries Lafayette with an inflatable and rather suggestive Eiffel Tower
Published: Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Tracey Emin and David Shrigley celebrate Rio 2016
The artists have contributed to the official Team GB Rio Olympics print series, produced to mark the Games
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Hand drawn visions of the future
The Museum for Architectural Drawing looks back to a time when the future was captured with brushes and pencils
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
William Eggleston's blood red revelation
Discover how a photo machine changed Eggleston’s world view and encouraged him to favour extreme colours
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
You can own this Elliott Erwitt shot of Marilyn
On the photographer’s birthday we look back at this Marilyn Monroe photo - one of our great Collector's Editions
Published: Tuesday, 26 July 2016
Seen Ed Ruscha’s new Stella McCartney campaign?
The veteran Californian pop artist lends his skills to the British fashion house’s autumn 2016 advertisements
Published: Monday, 25 July 2016


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