Two’s Company: From besties to frenimies, art’s revolutionary friendships

Whether it was Basquiat helping Warhol regain his rebel image in the 1980s, Picasso and Matisse fighting a ‘boxing match’ to outdo each other, or Damien Hirst helping Banksy’s artworks to reach record sales highs, the power couples in art

Two’s Company: From besties to frenimies, art’s revolutionary friendships

Whether it was Basquiat helping Warhol regain his rebel image in the 1980s, Picasso and Matisse fighting a ‘boxing match’ to outdo each other, or Damien Hirst helping Banksy’s artworks to reach record sales highs, the power couples in art

The Bare Truth: Nude performance art uses the female body to make radical statements

The naked female body is a well-established trope in art history, from Titan to Picasso we have all become accustomed to seeing romanticised images of breasts when entering a gallery. However since the radical 1960’s the female form has been

The Bare Truth: Nude performance art uses the female body to make radical statements

The naked female body is a well-established trope in art history, from Titan to Picasso we have all become accustomed to seeing romanticised images of breasts when entering a gallery. However since the radical 1960’s the female form has been

Medicated Nation: Art mirrors society’s reliance on pharmaceutical drugs

From the rise of designer drugs to students staying up all night on ADHD medication, pharmaceuticals are, whether rightly or wrongly, a huge part of contemporary life. Pop a Xanax to stay calm and an Adderall to heighten alertness, there

Medicated Nation: Art mirrors society’s reliance on pharmaceutical drugs

From the rise of designer drugs to students staying up all night on ADHD medication, pharmaceuticals are, whether rightly or wrongly, a huge part of contemporary life. Pop a Xanax to stay calm and an Adderall to heighten alertness, there

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs

You will already have seen The Snail, 1953 and Blue Nude, 1952, but don’t fool yourself into thinking that you have seen everything that Henri Matisse’s cut outs have to offer.  This bestseller show is a colourful and exciting look

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs

You will already have seen The Snail, 1953 and Blue Nude, 1952, but don’t fool yourself into thinking that you have seen everything that Henri Matisse’s cut outs have to offer.  This bestseller show is a colourful and exciting look

The Pretend Artist: How to hate Jeff Koons like art’s in crowd

The man every critic loves to hate, Jeff Koons is arguably the biggest artist in the world right now. He holds the title of ‘World’s most Expensive Living Artist’ and his solo show at The Whitney has people queuing for

The Pretend Artist: How to hate Jeff Koons like art’s in crowd

The man every critic loves to hate, Jeff Koons is arguably the biggest artist in the world right now. He holds the title of ‘World’s most Expensive Living Artist’ and his solo show at The Whitney has people queuing for

Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Sequestered upstairs, without the fan fair of Tate Modern’s blockbuster shows, is a small four room exhibit of one of the most important female artists of the last century. Louise Bourgeois is best known for her monstrous spider sculptures, one

Louise Bourgeois: Works on Paper

Sequestered upstairs, without the fan fair of Tate Modern’s blockbuster shows, is a small four room exhibit of one of the most important female artists of the last century. Louise Bourgeois is best known for her monstrous spider sculptures, one

Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern

Considered in the popular consciousness as an American phenomenon with Warhol at its helm, it is often forgotten that Pop Art is a movement started in Great Britain: Sir Peter Blake, David Hockney and Richard Hamilton helped to start a

Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern

Considered in the popular consciousness as an American phenomenon with Warhol at its helm, it is often forgotten that Pop Art is a movement started in Great Britain: Sir Peter Blake, David Hockney and Richard Hamilton helped to start a