Art Stories

Harland Miller’s visions of hell

The artist’s experience taking coach journeys back in the 1980s inspired this colourful series on damnation Harland Miller’s visions of hell

The famous (and infamous) deaths in Harland Miller’s art

A comedian, a cartoonist, a car designer and a politician all feature in the artist's unending, obituary series The famous (and infamous) deaths in Harland Miller’s art

Raymond Pettibon paints the Dior logo

Unseen works by the American artist feature in Dior’s latest collection and campaign Raymond Pettibon paints the Dior logo

Got a question for Olafur Eliasson?

Tweet a question tagged #askSOE during the run of his Tate show and you could find it answered by the man himself Got a question for Olafur Eliasson?

The jail scene that made it into Art & Queer Culture

On the day of his birth, we look back at the work of Martin Wong, the painter and chronicler of the Lower East Side The jail scene that made it into Art & Queer Culture

Paul McCarthy on playing Trump in his new movie

'There’s this transition from Reagan to Trump to a sort of mafioso to Hitler,' he tells film maker Harmony Korine Paul McCarthy on playing Trump in his new movie

Agnes Martin, Jo Baer and Mary Corse are on the edge at Pace

Shown together for the first time, seminal works illuminate their contribution to the history of abstraction Agnes Martin, Jo Baer and Mary Corse are on the edge at Pace

The Invention of America

On American Independence Day, we look at how old-world artists came to terms with the New World The Invention of America

Jean Jullien illustrates the French heat wave

Having moved back to France, the artist and Phaidon author captures summer on the continent with accuracy and wit Jean Jullien illustrates the French heat wave

JR’s new film documents his Louvre extravaganza

The video shows how the artist engaged with the museum’s visitors not only as spectators, but also as participants JR’s new film documents his Louvre extravaganza

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