Masterworks by British contemporary art giants Francis Bacon and David Hockney will go under the hammer today in a £66 million bonanza.
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Wednesday 06 February 2013
Women cannot paint well, despite making up the majority of art students, according to one of Europe’s pre-eminent post-war artists.
Sunday 24 April 2011
Friday 11 March 2011
Portraits by the twentieth-century pioneering photographer Ida Kar are now on display at the National Portrait Gallery.
Monday 14 February 2011
Melding centuries old woodcut techniques with hypermodern digital video ones, German artist Christiane Baumgartner’s work is a compelling mixture of old and new.
Sunday 06 February 2011
Monday 29 November 2010
Wednesday 24 November 2010
An exhibition of work by the British artist famous for making the mind boggle and see spots opens at the National Gallery tomorrow.
Piano hits the wrong note: London's new Central St Giles complex is striking but bereft of joie de vivre
Thursday 03 June 2010
Wednesday 02 June 2010
Friday 08 January 2010
This appropriately handsome volume offers a wealth of insights into the inspirations and thinking of Britain's leading abstractionist. In a 1988 conversation, Riley reveals that she "did not intend to make more than one" of the black and white paintings that made her name.
Tuesday 01 December 2009
Sunday 02 August 2009
Friday 15 May 2009
This revelatory study opens our eyes to structures that we take for granted. It includes a car park that achieved stardom by appearing in Get Carter (Trinity Square, Gateshead) and another by star architect Zaha Hadid.
Saturday 29 November 2008
Sunday 06 July 2008
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
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Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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