Introducing the Apollo 40 Under 40 Asia Pacific

Which talented young people are making waves in the Asia Pacific art world?

2 Aug 2016
Fumio Nanjo

Fumio Nanjo

Director, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

1 Aug 2016
Lars Nittve

Lars Nittve

former Executive Director, M+, Hong Kong

1 Aug 2016
Eugene Tan

Eugene Tan

Director, National Gallery Singapore

1 Aug 2016
Haegue Yang

Haegue Yang


1 Aug 2016
Ye Ying

Ye Ying

Editor-in-Chief, The Art Newspaper China

1 Aug 2016
Simon Mordant

Simon Mordant

Philanthropist and contemporary art collector

1 Aug 2016

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Marie-Antoinette’, by Hélène Delalex, Alexandre Maral and Nicolas Milovanovic

29 Jul 2016
Pampulha Modern Ensemble, designed by Oscar Niemeyer, in Brazil

UNESCO adds 12 new cultural sites to its World Heritage List

From Le Corbusier’s modernist buildings to impressive prehistoric architecture, here’s a round-up of the new additions

22 Jul 2016

Arts Council England rethinks its funding process

Arts Council England is making significant changes to its investment processes: a round-up of the key headlines and implications for the culture sector

21 Jul 2016
The Angkor-period temple of Banteay Top, within the Banteay Chhmar acquisition block. Lidar revealed details of a large earthen enclosure and additional temple sites and occupation areas in the vicinity of this large stone temple.

Airborne technology is revealing Cambodia’s extraordinary medieval history

Cambodia’s historic temples are some of the most impressive in the world, but there’s so much more hidden beneath the forest floor

16 Jul 2016

Book competition

Your chance to win ‘Court and Cosmos: The Great Age of the Seljuqs’, published by The Metropolitan Museum of Art

15 Jul 2016
The Hamilton-Rothschild tazza. Courtesy National Museum of Scotland

Ten new galleries for the National Museum of Scotland’s treasures

Art and design highlights include treasures from Hamilton Palace and Napoleon’s tea-service

4 Jul 2016
Step Piece

Acquisitions of the Month: June 2016

Both the Courtauld and the Menil Collection acquire important works by Jasper Johns, while SFMOMA bolsters its already impressive photography collection

3 Jul 2016

Book competition

Your chance to win ‘Endeavouring Banks: Exploring the Collections from the Endeavour Voyage 1768–1771’

1 Jul 2016

Does today’s gallery system work for artists?

Representation by a leading gallery can make an artist’s career. But do commercial galleries hold too much sway over contemporary art and artists?

27 Jun 2016

Concern and dismay in the art world after Brexit vote

The latest updates as key figures and organisations comment on the UK’s vote to leave the European Union

24 Jun 2016

Book competition

Your chance to win ‘Edward Bawden Scrapbooks’, by Peyton Skipwith and Brian Webb

17 Jun 2016

The museum that keeps Bath buzzing

Seriousness combines with pleasure at the Holburne Museum, says director Jennifer Scott, as the museum celebrates the centenary of its move to the former Sydney Hotel in Bath

13 Jun 2016

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Sicily: Culture and Conquest’

3 Jun 2016
Quickeners (film still)

The Sobey Art Award shortlist has been announced

Five artists are in the running for Canada’s prestigious contemporary art prize

1 Jun 2016

How Tate Modern transformed London – and beyond

As Tate Modern’s new extension is unveiled, leading curators, museum directors, and critics consider how the institution has shaped the audience for art since it first opened

31 May 2016

Would Brexit destabilise the art market?

Would a ‘leave’ vote spell disaster for the UK’s thriving art trade, or open up new opportunities to it? Two experts debate the question

31 May 2016
John and Minnie Constable looking into the fire ‘All Hallows Eve’ (John Constable, Minnie Constable)

Acquisitions of the Month: May 2016

May’s acquisitions include rare signed etchings by Picasso and photography by the Victorian pioneer Oscar Gustav Rejlander

30 May 2016