Art Stories

How Jennifer Aniston and the Red Carpet changed fashion in LA

The city's movie business has shaped the way LA designers design for its stars, in public and in private How Jennifer Aniston and the Red Carpet changed fashion in LA

The life that led to Ada’s Wrinkles

Children starting out on their own journey can hear the life stories of their elders in JR’s charming new book The life that led to Ada’s Wrinkles

Industry in North Korea is a little bit different. . .

Who doesn't love a well turned out lathe? Or a professionally run ammonium sulphate production factory? In the DPRK even an espresso machine can be deemed heroic - and it's all led to some strange but beautiful artworks Industry in North Korea is a little bit different. . .

The Art of Anatomy - The Anatomage Table

This touch-screen human cadaver enables students to get under the skin without reaching for the scalpel The Art of Anatomy - The Anatomage Table

Picturing Jonas Wood - Sports

The artist composes his work using many sources of inspiration. Here’s what he has to say about his love of sports Picturing Jonas Wood - Sports

Great Women Artists is the French Art Book of the Year

The French booksellers’ award singles out our new book for its physical beauty - and the way it rewrites art history Great Women Artists is the French Art Book of the Year

Great Women Artists whose partners were 'also artists'

Krasner, Carrington and Claudel all had famous husbands - but did it help or hinder them? Great Women Artists whose partners were 'also artists'

Landscapes in North Korea are a little bit different...

In the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea even a forest or a waterfall can be political, as our new book reveals Landscapes in North Korea are a little bit different...

The Art of Anatomy – Mark Fairchild

Our ability – and inability – to see colour is laid bare in this illustration of two very different human retinas The Art of Anatomy – Mark Fairchild

The Art of Anatomy - Jan Wandelaar

This 18th century engraving is perfect for Halloween, but what's the story with the rhino in the background? The Art of Anatomy - Jan Wandelaar

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