Art Stories

11 things we learned from Jonas Wood’s new interview

The artist sat down with fellow painter Mark Grotjahn for a candid Q&A for our new book. Here are the highlights 11 things we learned from Jonas Wood’s new interview

The Art of Anatomy – Ron Mueck

The artist’s large and lifelike sculpture puts the viewer in the uncomfortable position of voyeur The Art of Anatomy – Ron Mueck

The life that led to Nidia'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 Nidia's Wrinkles

The Art of Anatomy - Wilhelm Röntgen's X-ray

The first scan of the human body was both a medical breakthrough and an early international media sensation The Art of Anatomy - Wilhelm Röntgen's X-ray

INTERVIEW: Nick Bonner on art in North Korea

The Printed in North Korea author talks self-expression, socialist realism and the star system in the DPRK (and what might happen if Damien Hirst went to Pyongyang) INTERVIEW: Nick Bonner on art in North Korea

The Art of Anatomy – Louis Allen Vaught

This illustrated profile demonstrates how anatomical drawings can sometimes be thoroughly wrong-headed The Art of Anatomy – Louis Allen Vaught

Be the first to buy a signed Rihanna book at Harvey Nichols tomorrow!

Get down to Harvey Nichols for their 8am opening tomorrow (Saturday 19th) and snap up a signed Rihanna book - five days before they go on sale Be the first to buy a signed Rihanna book at Harvey Nichols tomorrow!

The life that led to Rafael and Obdulia’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 Rafael and Obdulia’s Wrinkles

The Art of Anatomy – Life Saving Cell

This beautifully spiky microscopic white blood cell uses its crinkly surface to kill off bodily infections The Art of Anatomy – Life Saving Cell

INTERVIEW: Ghada Amer - 'Being a woman artist makes me sell for less money and closes doors for solo museum shows'

Read our interview with the Egyptian born, French artist featured in the new book Great Women Artists INTERVIEW: Ghada Amer - 'Being a woman artist makes me sell for less money and closes doors for solo museum shows'

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