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The renowned painter Emil Nolde denied his Nazism by the end of the war. But a new exhibition reveals the extent of his anti-Semitism, and has challenged his artistic legacy in Germany.
After a wave of artists withdrew from the Whitney Biennial over its links to tear gas, the art world is reassessing the role of artists in challenging where institutions get their wealth.
Flaxman developed a style that both caught and defined the classical revival at its peak.
Thanks to a familiar, domestic material unburdened by artistic tradition, the linocut birthed fresh and colourful depictions of the everyday.
Despite ongoing attempts to return stolen treasures to their countries of origin, critics argue that the history of museums will always tie them to a colonial mindset.
The genius of the New York street artist, whose star burned fast and acid bright.
After a public furore, the New York Times has ceased publishing political cartoons altogether
Yana Peel’s recent resignation as CEO of the Serpentine Galleries is the latest in a series of scandals in the art world.
Why the little-known artist of the Spanish Renaissance deserves wider recognition.
Japan’s graphic artform is a vibrant pan-cultural medium. So why does the British Museum’s new exhibition fail to capture its dynamism?
Krasner was a pioneer of abstract expressionism, but it took the death of her husband Jackson Pollock for her to start painting like one.