Michelangelo disdained most artists, but his partnership with Sebastiano produced some of the boldest works of the Renaissance.
Dense with allusion and synecdoche, Rauschenberg's art work reveals an extraordinary “stream of unconsciousness”.
Protestors took to the streets today to demand a space dedicated to the history of the LGBTQI movement.
Okay, maybe not, but here are some of the more affordable works anyway.
Famous for his eerie First World War paintings, a new exhibition reminds us why Paul Nash was the greatest British artist of the first half of the 20th century.
A History of Pictures by David Hockney and Martin Gayford gleefully punctures the pretentiousness of the art world.
A prominent scientist in the Netherlands believes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring isn’t actually wearing a pearl. Here’s how he investigated his hunch.
Deserted fairgrounds, disused factories and forgotten military bases may look cool, but are we fetishising the remnants of such a cruel history?
A new exhibition a the National Portrait Gallery shows Eggleston's talent for capturing ordinary ecstasies.
John Claridge’s intimate photographs from the 1960s capture a lost world of wonder and possibility.
Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Primitive 2009, currently at Tate Modern, looked every bit as ravishing as his cinema work, yet it was hard to enjoy while people around me scrolled through their phones.
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