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V&A removes depiction of Prophet Mohamed from website amid 'severe security alert'

A poster by an Iranian artist can no-longer be found in the museum's digital database

Paolozzi’s arch mosaics above the escalators at Tottenham Court Road station will be demolished as part of the overhaul

Eduardo Paolozzi's 'much-loved' murals at Tottenham Court Road Tube station under threat from £400m Crossrail redevelopment

Campaigners say they are 'convinced more can be done to save them'

Tate Britain to host first major exhibition of Barbara Hepworth in 50 years

The gallery will display works recently unearthed online

Thaier Helal’s paintings of the Syrian military have received international acclaim

Barred from his own UK exhibition: Syrian artist denied visa

Home Office officials informed Thaier Helal that they were 'not satisfied he [was] genuinely seeking entry to the United Kingdom as a business visitor'

Sotheby's Caravaggio case: Former owner of 'The Cardsharps' loses legal bid after Sotheby's claimed work – later valued at £10m - was fake

Lancelot William Thwaytes attempted to sue Sotheby’s for allegedly giving him negligent advice

Leonardo da Vinci's 'Earlier Mona Lisa' goes on exhibition in Singapore

'Earlier Mona Lisa' goes on tour in Asia as owners try to prove it is a real Leonardo da Vinci

Some believe the second painting is an early version of the Louvre masterpiece

Pencils, representing the freedom of expression, placed in tribute in Nantes

'Without freedom, there is no humanity' - Charlie Hebdo victims paid tribute to in special issue of Spirou magazine

The team at Spirou contacted over 300 authors to ask them to participate in a special issue

Sotheby's auctioning Monet painting for estimated £30m

The auction house is banking on broad global interest in the painting of Venice

Charlie Hebdo: Asterix creator Albert Uderzo comes out of retirement to draw 'Je suis Charlie' cartoon

The 87-year-old cartoonist draws a furious Asterix, punching an assailant into the air and exclaiming ‘I'm Charlie too'

Man finds horror film posters worth five times value of his house hidden in wall

A collection of rare film posters is to go on display in London

Wendy and Me by George Rodrigue was stolen on Monday

Punk band find stolen George Rodrigue painting worth $250,000 five minutes after discovering it was missing

The 'blue dog' painting was stolen in broad daylight on Monday

The British Museum’s new show includes the Belvedere Torso, which is believed to have inspired the detail of Adam in Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel (pictured)

Vatican to loan famed Belvedere Torso to British Museum

Sculpture that inspired Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel visits Britain for the first time

'The Death of Bronson': New exhibition gives insight into the mind of 'Britain's most violent criminal'

The exhibition comes after Bronson changed his name to Charles Salvador in August

Millions of people visited the 888,246 ceramic poppies designed by Tom Piper and Paul Cummins

Poppy designer Tom Piper was ‘perturbed’ by crowds flocking to the Tower

Exclusive: Piper also admits he was ‘livid’ about critics’ dismissal of his artwork

'Thick of It' writer Simon Blackwell; poet and playwright Sabrina Mahfouz; writer Neil Gaiman

Chorus of disapproval: Artists attack Labour over funding cuts

Attempt to deny Tory claims about spending plans backfires

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Grace Dent on TV

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‘The Royals’ – a ‘twisted, soapy take on England’s first family’
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Icelandic singer Bjork has been forced to release her album early after an online leak

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Colin Firth as Harry Hart in Kingsman: The Secret Service

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Brian Blessed as King Lear in the Guildford Shakespeare Company's performance of the play

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Anne Kirkbride and Bill Roache as Deirdre and Ken Barlow in Coronation Street

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Marianne Jean-Baptiste defends Joe Miller in Broadchurch series two

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The frill of it all: Hattie Morahan in 'The Changeling'

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Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny may reunite for The X Files

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Maisie Williams single-handedly rises to the challenge

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Academy criticised after no non-white actors nominated

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A history of violence: ‘Angry, White and Proud’ looked at the rise of far-right groups

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An expose of hooliganism masquerading as an ideological battle

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Lee Hadwin can't draw when he's awake, but by night he's an artist

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Michael Keaton in the 1998 Beetlejuice original

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Olivia Colman and David Tennant star in 'Broadchurch'

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Michael Kitchen plays Christopher Foyle in ITV's 'Foyle's War'

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Downton Abbey star Joanne Froggatt will be starring in Dominic Savage's new BBC drama The Secrets

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Vividly drawn: Timothy Spall in Mike Leigh’s ‘Mr Turner’
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