Art Stories

Okwui Enwezor on art, race and school uniform

As the late curator and Phaidon author is awarded a Special Golden Lion, we look back at his radical life and work
Okwui Enwezor on art, race and school uniform

How Anni and Josef Albers holidayed

Newly unearthed vacation photographs from the artist couple prove that they were inveterate explorers How Anni and Josef Albers holidayed

Yoshitomo Nara on his worst studio, his favourite chocolate, and why his forthcoming LA show will be a class reunion

The painter shares his thoughts on his art, diet and well-known works with the New York Times Yoshitomo Nara on his worst studio, his favourite chocolate, and why his forthcoming LA show will be a class reunion

How JR and Yayoi Kusama are guiding gallery goers towards a new type of art

Pace’s new public art venture focuses more on the ticket-buying public and less on rich patrons How JR and Yayoi Kusama are guiding gallery goers towards a new type of art

All you need to know about Anni & Josef Albers

A moving, Modernist life story told with wit, precision and beauty, our new book is a fitting tribute to these two Bauhaus pioneers All you need to know about Anni & Josef Albers

A Phaidon guide to New York’s museum reopenings

Heading out to admire art in Manhattan again? Then pack these books alongside a face mask and hand sanitizer A Phaidon guide to New York’s museum reopenings

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

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