Art Stories

How KAWS and his cartoon sculptures capture compassion and companionship

Our new book describes how the artist’s pop appropriations bring humanity into a highly commodified world How KAWS and his cartoon sculptures capture compassion and companionship

When KAWS art-bombed phone booths and billboards

Our new book explains how the artist’s subversive advertising interventions helped introduce him to the wider world When KAWS art-bombed phone booths and billboards

Yayoi Kusama’s new show bursts into life at The New York Botanical Garden

The New York institution displays new works exploring one of the artist’s life-long obsessions - flowers! Yayoi Kusama’s new show bursts into life at The New York Botanical Garden

Homer Simpson, KAWS and the cartoon mind

An early trip to Japan led the artist to reassess and reintegrate American cartoon culture into his practice Homer Simpson, KAWS and the cartoon mind

Google marks The Met’s birthday with a Doodle

The search engine celebrates The museum’s birthday with a homepage illustration
Google marks The Met’s birthday with a Doodle

Introducing Don Marron: Chronicle of Collecting

Phaidon is proud to publish a momentous volume exploring and celebrating the renowned art collection of financier, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Don Marron Introducing Don Marron: Chronicle of Collecting

'Drawing should be a strain' Christina Quarles tells W Magazine

The Vitamin D3 artist describes her early tuition, her racial identity and her love of ambiguity 'Drawing should be a strain' Christina Quarles tells W Magazine

Make this Easter an art-filled one with Thomas Demand and Open Studio

The German artist likes to get creative with eggs. Here’s how he does it, and how you can do it too
Make this Easter an art-filled one with Thomas Demand and Open Studio

All you need to know about How To Become A Successful Artist

In his new book the acclaimed art economist Magnus Resch guides fine artists towards their fortunes
All you need to know about How To Become A Successful Artist

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