Can a copy ever be more authentic, and more informative, than an original work of art?
The Muse Room
The Apollo Blog
Great British artists in the limelight this week: ‘Late Turner’ at Tate; Christopher Dresser at the Fine Art Society; and Paul Nash on BBC Four
Will Gilbert and George’s Scapegoating Pictures have the same impact in Paris as in London?
Fountains, house museums and computer connoisseurs: a round-up of recent comment from the Muse Room
The Great Galley at the Wallace Collections reopens after a two year refurbishment
Scientists have developed an algorithm that identifies visual affinities between paintings. Are we all out of a job?
An earnest girl in a Hackney pub once told me she was fascinated by motorway flyovers; ‘I just think they’re…
What would Scottish independence mean for the arts? Is the Wallace Collection’s Great Gallery as good as they say? And who spends $65 million on a new pavement?
A few of the best house museums around, from Sir John Soane’s Museum in London to the Frick Collection in NYC
What is it that separates a house from a museum, and do we like those separations?