He talks to Hannah Duguid about how his life has informed his art
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Sunday 24 November 2013
London’s young art enthusiasts were keen to adopt the fashion tips of the Spanish painter
Sunday 13 October 2013
Leading arts figures have questioned whether valuable sculptures should be displayed in open locations after a “high value” Henry Moore bronze was stolen from a site overlooking a reservoir.
Thursday 08 August 2013
Ranking: Leeds College of Art ranks 8th in the Guardian University League Tables for both specialist institution and art and design categories.
Saturday 20 July 2013
After the war, two schemes tried to cheer the tea drinkers and children of Britain with art – they were heroic, and doomed
Charles Darwent on Lowry and The Painting of Modern Life at Tate Britain: The matchstick men aren’t quite where Lowry left them
Saturday 29 June 2013
L S Lowry turned the working class into a flat-capped mob, always on the move, never getting anywhere
Monday 10 December 2012
Seeking to enrich the lives of their citizens, British cities and towns once embraced art for art's sake, scooping up masterworks for display in squares, train stations, schools and museums. But as Europe scrimps and saves amid a historic push to slash public debt, the motto here now is art for cash's sake.
Tuesday 04 December 2012
If proof were needed that the names of Liam Hughes and Jason Parker are not destined for the ranks of the nation’s criminal masterminds, it came when the pair turned up at a scrap metal dealer brandishing a large and unusual bronze sundial.
IoS visual art review: 1913: The Shape of Time, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Tracing the Century, Tate, Liverpool
Sunday 25 November 2012
A study of a single year in early Modernism is more insightful than a century of drawing
Sunday 18 November 2012
English Heritage considers listing Didcot power station, once the third most hated site in Britain
Sunday 07 October 2012
Another year, another gladiatorial contest, racked with anguish and ambition – but at least 2012's entries have some merit
Saturday 29 September 2012
Ten years ago, an art fair pitched a tent in London's Regent's Park. Now film stars and oligarchs queue to get in to the HQ of the see-and-be-seen art scene. Charlotte Philby examines its cultural significance
Friday 13 July 2012
A £500,000 bronze sculpture by the leading British artist Henry Moore has been stolen from the grounds of his former home, police said.
Sunday 03 June 2012
Gigantic bronze sculptures that fight for attention in public squares get a quiet place of their own
Sunday 24 July 2011
There's plenty going on indoors, too, including some brand-new attractions.
Wednesday 22 June 2011
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 New Zealand 'the best country to work as a prostitute', says sex worker advocacy group
- 2 Purity balls: Girls in the US making virginity pledges as fathers vow to 'protect purity'
- 3 Mother 'will allow son's circumcision in return for release from prison'
- 5 Female Muay Thai champion hustles coaches to give them a beating