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When Derek Walcott met Peter Doig

The only living poet to have won the Nobel Prize for Literature responds to one of the greatest living painters

19 Jan 2017

Peter Doig wins bizarre authenticity court case

Plus: Heritage sites damaged in fatal Italian earthquake | Hearst Castle closed as Californian wildfires spread | Wadsworth Atheneum offers free admission to local residents

24 Aug 2016

Peter Doig appears in court over disputed painting

Plus: Sotheby’s posts results for second quarter | Cyprus police to investigate allegations of missing antiquities | Stanton Williams and Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands selected to design UCL campus projects in east London

9 Aug 2016

Peter Doig

Louisiana has a deep-rooted relationship with painting as such. This is evident in the museum’s collection as well as in…

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark

Peter Doig

Fondation Beyeler, Riehen, Switzerland

Peter Doig: No Foreign Lands

Scottish National Gallery
Two Trees, Peter Doig

Acquisitions of the Month: February 2019

A Peter Doig landscape, a Banksy banknote, and a rare Rembrandt have entered public collections recently

6 Mar 2019
Country Club: Chicken Wire

Exotic Dangers

While Hurvin Anderson’s paintings tease out the complexities of relocation and displacement, Peter Doig’s risk sliding into exoticism

19 Dec 2013
Jah Shaka (detail; 1983), Denzil Forrester.

Life Between Islands: Caribbean-British Art 1950s–Now

From the arrival of the Windrush generation to the present day, this show at Tate Britain explores how Caribbean-British artists have made their mark

26 Nov 2021
The Captain and The Mate (2017–18), Lubaina Himid.

The British painting scene is a free-for-all these days – and that’s no bad thing

The Hayward’s survey of contemporary painting proves that the medium is thriving – with the figurative artists perhaps edging that little bit ahead

17 Sep 2021
German culture minister Monika Grütters at the Humboldt Forum in Berlin.

The week in art news – German culture minister calls for national strategy on Benin Bronzes

Plus: M+ Museum promises to comply with Hong Kong national security law | Donald R. Sobey (1934–2021) | Serpentine Galleries remove Sackler name | and Nicolas Bourriaud ousted as director of Montpellier museum

26 Mar 2021
All Hands on Deck (detail; 2003), Denzil Forrester.

Club classics – on the dance floor with Denzil Forrester

The painter discusses dancehalls, club music and drawing in the dark

26 Dec 2020
Cape Ann Granite (1928), Edward Hopper

The forgotten landscapes of Edward Hopper

The great painter of urban solitude was also a dab hand at empty expanses – from dunes and forests to the open road

6 Apr 2020
Smithsonian Institution Building, ‘The Castle’, on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian partners with US Army to protect cultural heritage

Plus: Huntington Library appoints chief curator of American Art | Artcurial opens premises in Morocco| Francis Alÿs wins Whitechapel Gallery’s Art Icon award | Foundation dedicated to light art to launch in Berlin | and inaugural Helsinki Biennial announces artist list

23 Oct 2019

Sassan and Maria Behnam-Bakhtiar


4 Sep 2019
Rachel Whiteread

Rachel Whiteread wins the Whitechapel Gallery’s Art Icon award

Plus: Art dealer Mary Boone cites early-life trauma as reason for tax fraud | US Supreme Court refuses Hungarian restitution case filed by Jewish heirs | and five arts organisations shortlisted for Ampersand Foundation Award

9 Jan 2019
King and Queen of Wands (2017), Jacqui Hallum. Courtesy of the artist and Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

John Moores Painting Prize 2018

Five paintings make up the shortlist for the 30th edition of the UK’s longest-running prize for painters

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

The Rake’s progress: last week in gossip

Justin Bieber takes up painting, an art-breaking first date, and Hans-Ulrich on the beach

3 Jan 2018
Girl Behind a Screen (detail; 1952), Leonard Rosoman.

The layered life of Leonard Rosoman

A fine, detailed biography convinces us to take another look at the oft-neglected British artist

14 Dec 2017
Camp Forestia (1996), Peter Doig. Christie's London, estimate: £14m–£18m

London’s major modern and contemporary sales

Auction highlights in October include a dramatic Jenny Saville painting, a late Philip Guston work, and rich Islamic textiles

2 Oct 2017

Bassel Khartabil, founder of digital Palmyra project, executed

Plus: Hilton Als to organise series of shows at Yale Center for British ArtGraham Foundation grants $400,000 for international architectural projects | Sotheby’s releases earnings report for first half of year | and recommended reading

4 Aug 2017

The contemporary art market regains its swagger

Plus: Major lots unveiled for London | Art Informel in Vienna | PAD expands to Geneva

28 May 2017

‘Everything I know comes from painting’

The possibilities of paint are inexhaustible, says the German artist Markus Lüpertz

20 May 2017

January 2017

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