Picture Piece

Leonora Carrington’s kitchen, c.1998, photographed by Chloe Aridjis

Chloe Aridjis recalls taking tea with the great Surrealist in her home in Mexico

Polychrome reconstruction of the Prima Porta statue of Augustus, 2004. Painted plaster cast made after a prototype by P. Liverani, Vatican Museums, Rome, height 2.2 m. Courtesy: Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford.

To what extent did the ancients colour their sculptures?

Stuart Hall at the Women’s Liberation Movement Conference crèche, Ruskin College, Oxford, 1970. Courtesy: © Sally Fraser/Photofusion

Decoding the image of Stuart Hall manning a crèche at the Women’s Liberation Movement conference

Images from the fifth edition of the once-a-decade sculpture exhibition

Images from documenta 14, Kassel

X-ray records in the Soviet Union

Images from the 57th Venice Biennale

An image of the sole survivor tree after the 2011 tsunami in Japan 

Opening this Friday, a first look at the 78th edition, curated by Christopher Y. Lew and Mia Locks

Josef Albers's secret symbol for the Manuscript society at Yale University

A map of the Milky Way and neighbouring galaxies based on observations from the Gaia satellite

Marilyn Monroe and drone warfare

Video

Sponsored Content - 22 Jan 2018

With the sad news of the passing of Jack Whitten, revisiting a trip we made to artist's studio last year

A Step Away from Them, excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

Frieze Art Fair Video - 18 Jan 2018

Exploring New York City in the footsteps of Frank O’Hara