Looking at Pictures
The surreal beach life of Los Angeles, the 1960s counter culture, pop songs and friendships with New York artists, poets and musicians are the well springs of Mary Heilmann’s dazzling abstractions. Read more.
Benin City will soon have a permanent display of its court bronzes for the first time in over a century. What makes these artworks so extraordinary?
Artists and auction houses alike contribute to the comic excesses of their world – but are they in on the joke?