This year's charity appeal has raised more than £300,000 for our partner charity, Space for Giants, exceeding last year's total of around £250,000. We are within sight of breaking the record for a charity appeal by this newspaper – £356,000. So more donations would be appreciated.
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Sunday 22 December 2013
The actor is brilliant as Richard II, but why does he choose to appear in a television advert?
Sunday 22 September 2013
Youssef Nabil’s work oscillates between a personal photographic journal and portraits featuring internationally renowned film stars, directors, popular musicians, artists, architects, and choreographers.
Thursday 29 August 2013
Alice Jones' Arts Diary
Thursday 30 May 2013
Why would any self-respecting person want to go on a website and detail their sexual conquests?
Sunday 10 March 2013
There used to be a habit, among ladies who didn’t wear hats very often, of putting the said number too far back on their heads. Wedding parties could be recognised by the number of coloured acrylic wide brims teetering backwards.
What To Do, See & Buy: Rob Ryan's Valentine's cards; Tate Britain's Looking at the View; Cheltenham Folk Festival; Bill+Mar
Saturday 09 February 2013
Friday 05 October 2012
For transcendence with an on-and-off switch, there's nothing like neon.
Sunday 30 September 2012
An exhibition uses readymade objects to question the excesses of the contemporary art market
Saturday 01 September 2012
Chess has featured, famously, in the work of artists for centuries.
Saturday 02 June 2012
'My strategy was simple. I never said no to anything'
Sunday 27 May 2012
Forget highbrow galleries, auction houses and polite wine-sipping private views, today Britain's leading artists will be flogging their wares from their car boots.
Friday 04 May 2012
A thousand artists were asked to name the work best expressing national identity. Their choice was surprising
Monday 09 April 2012
The Whitechapel Gallery in east London is holding the first major retrospective of Gillian Wearing. Adrian Hamilton is moved by her deeply affecting films and photographs
Sunday 25 March 2012
A leading ceramics hoard, destined for sale to fill a pensions gap, may be rescued
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more