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A series of extraordinary self-portraits taken in rural France over three decades prompt questions around gender, identity and biography

After the dissolution of their turbulent relationship, Oskar Kokoschka commissioned an accurately proportioned re-creation of Alma M

On 28 October 2015, a US military surveillance blimp rampaged across rural Pennsylvania after breaking its tether above Maryland 

A 1926 boozy sketch for a commission intended for the League of Nations building in Geneva was declined for being ‘too bacchanalian’

The Triforium – Los Angeles’s weirdest and most reviled public artwork – awakes from a long slumber

The artist Simon Starling photographs Giorgio Griffa’s studio in Turin

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

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With his solo show of recent abstract works running at Richard Gray Gallery, New York until 21 December, the artist discusses the physical act of painting and the romance of true work

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