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Come inside Great Woman Artist Pat Steir's studio

In this video the painter shows us how she made her hit Hirshhorn Museum show, Pat Steir: The Color Wheel
Published: Friday, 15 November 2019


Recent Articles

The life that led to Kaiyue’s Wrinkles
Children starting out on their own journey can read the life stories of their elders in JR’s charming new book
Published: Thursday, 14 November 2019
INTERVIEW: Peter Marino on Théodore Deck
The architect and collector describes how he first came across, and learned to love, this master of French ceramics
Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Childhood in North Korea is a little bit different. . .
Can't always hit your targets at work? Consider the kids who study under this strict, reward-based system. . .
Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Get to know this Great Woman Artist
Come to London’s Waddington Custot gallery to admire the work of European Modernist Maria Helena Vieira da Silva
Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
The Art of Anatomy – Eye Teaching Model
This 19th century model used a glass lens to demonstrate to both opticians and keen amateurs how our vision works
Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Focusing on Freud's family
The artist’s grandfather helped Lucian settle in London, where he fathered a large, unconventional family of his own
Published: Tuesday, 12 November 2019
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
Published: Tuesday, 12 November 2019
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
Published: Tuesday, 12 November 2019
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
Published: Monday, 11 November 2019
The Art of Anatomy - The Anatomage Table
This touch-screen human cadaver enables students to get under the skin without reaching for the scalpel
Published: Monday, 11 November 2019
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
Published: Friday, 8 November 2019
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
Published: Friday, 8 November 2019

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