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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
Land for gas: Merkel and Putin discussed secret deal could end Ukraine crisis
Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
Richard Dawkins tweets: 'Date rape is bad, stranger rape is worse'
Putin is 'thuggish, dishonest and reckless', says British ambassador to US
Boozy, ignorant, intolerant, but very polite – Britain as others see us
A new Russian revolution: The cracks are starting to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
- 1 Scientists create transparent mouse complete with see-through organs
- 2 Pope Francis issues top 10 tips for happiness
- 3 Disney heiress Abigail disowns her share of family profits in West Bank company
- 4 Israel's propaganda machine is finally starting to misfire
- 5 Amazonian Indian tribe filmed making contact with Brazil village in rare video footage