Public monuments, Islamic State and contesting the story of the past by Marina Warner
On mimesis, art and alchemy
The intermingling of art and illustration in the work of Catrin Morgan, Jockum Nordström, Tomi Ungerer
On the ruptures and restlessness of much contemporary art, and how this is reflected in the 56th Venice Biennale
How a sense of the local shapes art in the US
In recent years, abstract painting has experienced both a new popularity and a critical backlash.
Imagine a door with no room: Are you inside or outside?
A slew of recent exhibitions and projects reveal an interest in the artist as anthropologist
Approaching sincerity via poetry and art
British art and the 1990s
A brief history of unique singing techniques
A number of long-overdue exhibitions have recently celebrated the achievements of overlooked women artists. What’s driving this wave of rediscoveries?