Britain’s most outrageous artists have conferred ‘living sculpture’ status upon Victoria, to illustrate 'transformation'
These hand-crafted gluttonous goodies are not for human consumption
He talks to Hannah Duguid about how his life has informed his art
Diddo's central message is to question everything, and think for yourself
Tate Modern has ensured another decade of popular large-scale installations in its Turbine Hall – which has hosted work from Ai Weiwei’s porcelain sunflower seeds to Olafur Eliasson’s giant sun – after signing its “largest and longest” sponsorship deal.
One of the most interesting dates in the diary next week will see Frances Segelman bring theatre to the world of sculpture. The artist is due to sculpt a bust of Sir Derek Jacobi in front of a live audience, in just two hours.
Adrian Hamilton picks this year's must-see visual art
Lord Kitchener will appear on the new £2 coin to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War
The continuous ridge of russet, stone-strewn lakeland mountain encircles a valley floor as flat as a paddy field. Lights of farms are beginning to spark and the cries of tawny owls reverberate around the bowl of darkening fells. In the distance, sunset pinks the snow-dusted peak of Glaramara. It is a suitable stage to approach the most notable trees of northern England.
A Youtube video showing how the work is made has now received over 7 million views, with the artists admitting that many commentators have asked 'what if I poured aluminum in your house'
Man in the Opera Hat will be used to raise money to protect the ancient Lebanese city of Tyre
In this week's Lonely Planet 'Great Escape', discover Uruguay's jet-set beach resort, an Atlantic enclave with plenty of art and culture to explore on the side
The spectacular show promises visitors "pure joyous fun"
Despite their bitter feuds, Freud maintained his admiration for Bacon's work
The artwork, which was auctioned in the same lot as Francis Bacon's triptych of Lucian Freud, has become the most expensive piece of art by a living artist
Estimated 4,000 people were in Trafalgar Square to observe the silence