Art Stories

Emma Talbot - Why I Draw

The Vitamin D3-featured artist tells us about the immediacy and freedom that she finds in works on paper, and what she listens to on her drawing marathons Emma Talbot - Why I Draw

This emotive Victorian card makes a loving Valentine’s Day gift

Among its beautiful floral imagery our book Flower peels back the touching origins of this international day for lovers This emotive Victorian card makes a loving Valentine’s Day gift

Abelardo Morell's Flowers make a loving Valentine’s Day gift

Searching for a timely yet timeless lover’s gift? Here’s why, this February 14, you should pluck a copy of Flower for them Abelardo Morell's Flowers make a loving Valentine’s Day gift

John Wood and Paul Harrison - Why We Draw

The Vitamin D3-featured artists tell us how being clueless can be a good thing, why uncertainty is the only certainty, and that all politicians should go to art school John Wood and Paul Harrison - Why We Draw

Rachel Goodyear - Why I Draw

The Vitamin D3 featured artist tells us about the immediacy of drawing, the hardest thing to get right, and the difference between drawing as a child and as an artist Rachel Goodyear - Why I Draw

Rihanna and Lorna Simpson collaborate for the new Essence cover

The visual artist and the recording artist have produced a series of images exploring contemporary beauty Rihanna and Lorna Simpson collaborate for the new Essence cover

All you need to know about Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America

The book is a timely exploration of the ways artists have grappled with race and grief in modern America, from the great curator Okwui Enwezor All you need to know about Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America

All you need to know about Vitamin D3

This indispensable survey of contemporary drawing captures the beautiful range of new works created in this oldest of media All you need to know about Vitamin D3

Have you seen Jim Hodges' and Elmgreen & Dragset’s new pieces in NYC stations?

The artists have installed two very different works across Manhattan’s public transport network Have you seen Jim Hodges' and Elmgreen & Dragset’s new pieces in NYC stations?

The Wall Street Journal identifies Anni and Josef Albers as the preeminent modernist power couple

For longevity and aesthetic give-and-take, no one beats Anni and Josef, argues the newspaper’s Ann Landi The Wall Street Journal identifies Anni and Josef Albers as the preeminent modernist power couple

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