National Gallery Denies Claims That Matisse Portrait Was Looted By Nazis

National Gallery Denies Claims That Matisse Portrait Was Looted By Nazis

Sarah Ann Harris  29.10.2016
A Matisse masterpiece which is at the heart of a row over ownership is not Nazi looted art, the National Gallery has insisted. The gallery...
We Showed Refugee Children In Calais A Better Side To Europe

We Showed Refugee Children In Calais A Better Side To Europe

Julian Sayarer  28.10.2016
In among the chaos and the dismal conditions of Calais, there were glimmers of a better version of Europe than these Syrians, Afghans,...
Life In The Arts Lane - Week 130 - Prepping And Packing For An Art Fair

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 130 - Prepping And Packing For An Art Fair

Thomas Woodham Smith  24.10.2016
The tension starts to rise a week or so before any fair. No matter how often I exhibit I never can be completely blithe about the process....
Science And Arts

Science And Arts

Deborah Bull  20.10.2016
The data reveals that 52% of those who define themselves as 'sciency' also choose to describe themselves as 'arty', suggesting that many...
From Punk Rock Fashion to Activist: An Evening With Vivienne Westwood

From Punk Rock Fashion to Activist: An Evening With Vivienne Westwood

Afton McKeith  18.10.2016
I'm a normal teenager, but I do go to star-studded events. On Friday night, I attended a wonderful evening with the world-renowned punk/rock...
Woman Captures Her Extreme Weight Loss Journey In Raw Photo Series

Woman Captures Her Extreme Weight Loss Journey In Raw Photo Series

Natasha Hinde  18.10.2016
Warning: This post includes images that contain nudity. A photographer who had a gastric bypass in 2013 has shared a series of...
Artist Creates Portraits Of Famous Faces From Avocado

Artist Creates Portraits Of Famous Faces From Avocado

Rachel Moss  17.10.2016
An artist has amazed avocado fans around the world by turning their favourite food into famous faces. Boris Toledo Doorm smears avocado...

The Artist Who "Cut Off His Nipples" Explains Why Instagram And IRL Are Two Totally Different Spaces

Emily Gosling  15.10.2016
It takes a lot to cut through Instagram's endless streams of belfie art-personas, women who've apparently pissed themselves . But as...
Artist Tessa Farmer Discusses Battling Anxiety and Depression

Artist Tessa Farmer Discusses Battling Anxiety and Depression

Kirsty Bosley  11.10.2016
It was World Mental Health Day on Monday, and it has opened up a dialogue about a subject that just doesn't seem to be talked about nearly...
Frieze 2016 Revisited The 90's For New Inspiration #YBA's

Frieze 2016 Revisited The 90's For New Inspiration #YBA's

Lou Mensah  10.10.2016
I am standing in the new Nineties section at the Frieze Art Fair, making a beeline for the Anthony Reynolds stand for Richard Billingham's...
An Interview With David Nicholls: Good Films, Bad Decisions And The Next Novel

An Interview With David Nicholls: Good Films, Bad Decisions And The Next Novel

Ella Kemp  6.10.2016
I thank him and he tells me that it was a pleasure. A final note which is pretty emblematic of our conversation and of the way he is to...
Dan Baldwin - Under The Influence

Dan Baldwin - Under The Influence

Bob Chaundy  5.10.2016
"It's all about allegory, it's all about harmony, it's all about balance, it's all about everything working together, every colour, every...
Collecting Lines - Zineb Sedira

Collecting Lines - Zineb Sedira

Bob Chaundy  5.10.2016
Travellers on the Victoria Line on the London tube may notice, as they emerge on one of the escalators, a four-screen video wall showing...
Was David Cameron 'Really Good' For The Country?

Was David Cameron 'Really Good' For The Country?

Rachel Loughran  5.10.2016
The nauseating Trump/Brexit mashup headline, courtesy of the Daily Star, no doubt had many backwards thinking Brexiteers waving their union...