Art Stories

Adam Pendleton questions American life in his new MoMA show

The artist explains how a sexual slur, and two separate protest movements informed his MoMA installation, Who Is Queen? Adam Pendleton questions American life in his new MoMA show

African Artists and textiles

See some fantastic fabric artworks presented whole cloth in our new book, African Artists African Artists and textiles

Jim Hodges describes his new Phaidon/ Artspace edition and the processes by which his work unfolds

'I began filling vases with a variety of arrangements. We then shot dozens of images to create the seven selected floral still lives used for this project' Jim Hodges describes his new Phaidon/ Artspace edition and the processes by which his work unfolds

The inventive leftovers in the Latin American Cookbook

With just a few precious ingredients, slaves managed to create some of this region’s most highly prized dishes The inventive leftovers in the Latin American Cookbook

JR and Timothée Chalamet have fun in The Frick

The artist and the film star debuted a new performance and installation just before the Met Gala JR and Timothée Chalamet have fun in The Frick

African Artists and Protest

Discover how politics and protest movements have fed into this region’s incredible contemporary art African Artists and Protest

African Artists and the Environment

Our new book shows how brilliantly and acutely artists from Africa have responded to the planet's climate crisis
African Artists and the Environment

African Artists and Technology

These are some of the ways in which artists in the African continent have responded to the prizes and pitfalls offered by tech African Artists and Technology

The Bird that ruled over an ancient civilisation

This Egyptian falcon may have worn red 'trousers' but that wasn't where its royal characteristics stopped. . . The Bird that ruled over an ancient civilisation

African Artists and Migration

The migratory experience - ancient or contemporary, voluntary or forced - is a key theme within African art, as our new book shows African Artists and Migration

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