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Conor Collins made his piece from homophobic insults sent to the Olympian

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New 'owner' of art work hopes to sell it for a fortune

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Finnish Postal Service praises the 'self irony and humour' of the drawings

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New Banksy art sees love and smartphones at odds, but where in the UK is it?

Meanwhile, an unconfirmed work pops up at GCHQ in Cheltenham

The former leader of the free world appears to have resorted to using a simplistic approach to producing the startling likenesses

George Bush's paintings are 'copied off Google images and Wikipedia' art critic claims

The former US president's collection of portraits of world leaders is currently on show at the 'Art of Leadership' exhibition in Dallas

Damien Hirst's autobiography will hit shelves in autumn 2015

Damien Hirst to bare truths in autobiography

The British artist is working on a tell-all book for publication in autumn 2015

Young Brits competition: In search of the brightest new talent in the arts, enterprise and innovation

The Science Museum, Wired and i newspaper have come together to support a nationwide talent competition for young people in the arts, enterprise and innovation.

Lord Green stepped down as Minister for Trade and Investment in December

Former HSBC boss Lord Green named chairman of the Natural History Museum

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint, the former head of HSBC who stepped down from the Government in December, has been unveiled as the chairman of the Natural History Museum, saying “I’m not the sort of person who can be inactive”.

Italian minister of culture Dario Franceschini and General of Carabinieri Mariano Mossa unveil the two paintings stolen in London in the 1970s by French artists Paul Gauguin (left) and Pierre Bonnard (right)

Stolen Gauguin and Bonnard paintings worth over €30m recovered after hanging on factory worker's kitchen wall for 40 years

The two original artworks discovered in Italy are valued at £8.8m minimum

French artist Abraham Poincheval climbs into a bear.

Artist Abraham Poincheval living in a bear for two weeks in Paris exhibition

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