Recent Articles

Christina Quarles - Why I Draw
The Vitamin D3-featured artist describes the great accessibility of drawing, her childhood influences and how she knows when a picture is finished
Published: Tuesday, 9 February 2021
Nathaniel Mary Quinn - Why I Draw
This Vitamin D3-featured artist channels tough early memories into his visceral and fragmented drawings

Published: Thursday, 4 February 2021
5 Books for Black History Month
From fire hoses to free jazz, these art books will make for compelling and thought-provoking additions to your bookshelf
Published: Thursday, 4 February 2021
Jean Jullien shares a simple lover's cartoon, in time for Valentine's Day
The author and illustrator proves he can charm adults as well as children with this witty cartoon
Published: Thursday, 4 February 2021
Ogata Kōrin'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
Published: Tuesday, 2 February 2021
Jade Montserrat - Why I Draw
'Drawing is meditation and observation. Drawing connects me to my roots, allows me to follow, to honour and to own them,' says this Vitamin D3 artist
Published: Friday, 29 January 2021
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
Published: Thursday, 28 January 2021
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
Published: Wednesday, 27 January 2021
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
Published: Tuesday, 26 January 2021
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
Published: Tuesday, 26 January 2021
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
Published: Friday, 22 January 2021
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
Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
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
Published: Thursday, 14 January 2021

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