Art Stories

Wolfgang Tillmans and Olafur Eliasson reopen Berghain

They are among 80 Berlin artists taking part in a new show housed inside the city's cavernous techno club Wolfgang Tillmans and Olafur Eliasson reopen Berghain

Martin Creed’s new work welcomes post-lockdown visitors to The Fife Arms

The Glasgow-raised artist has some neon reassurance for the Scottish fine art hotel’s well-heeled clientele
Martin Creed’s new work welcomes post-lockdown visitors to The Fife Arms

All you need to know about Open Studio

KAWS, Marina Abramovic, George Condo, Mickalene Thomas and more invite you into their studios to share artworks you can recreate at home All you need to know about Open Studio

Pile on! It's the last few days to get Wolfgang Tillmans' fine art posters, and help save the world's nightlife

You've got one week to secure works by Tillmans, Andreas Gursky, Jeff Koons and others, and help struggling venues Pile on! It's the last few days to get Wolfgang Tillmans' fine art posters, and help save the world's nightlife

The message behind Kerry James Marshall’s new avian art

The American painter draws on the work of John James Audubon when creating his own American birds series The message behind Kerry James Marshall’s new avian art

Great Woman Artist Ruth Asawa gets her own set of stamps

The 2020 set of 10 postage stamp designs showcases the wiry work of the American sculptor Great Woman Artist Ruth Asawa gets her own set of stamps

Jenny Holzer on the creation of the New York City AIDS Memorial

'Love, and lovely words overflowing, ardent unashamed people abounding.' The artist is 70 today - here she remembers one of her most important works Jenny Holzer on the creation of the New York City AIDS Memorial

The Korean war may have split the country - but it helped shape its two art scenes

On the anniversary of the armistice, we examine how conflict and military influence changed North and South Korean art
The Korean war may have split the country - but it helped shape its two art scenes

Art = Faith

Our new book Art = doesn’t just explore 6,000 years of art history via 800 works from The Met’s collection. Its glossary is also filled with fascinating facts and connections. We consider the religious roots of so much artistic creation Art = Faith

10 Questions for Met Museum Director Max Hollein

The art world legend tells us why Art = is the most innovative look at art history ever, how being taken to galleries not the beach as a kid inspired him, and what it’s like to roam The Met’s empty corridors right now 10 Questions for Met Museum Director Max Hollein

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