Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Woven Gold: Tapestries of Louis XIV’, by Charissa Bremer-David

5 Feb 2016

Are there too many art fairs?

With several art fairs staged every week, are such events damaging to the more traditional art trade, or do they allow greater public engagement with art?

1 Feb 2016

‘This is the best of the Roman tradition’: A new mosaic unveiled in Israel

Archaeologist Amir Gorzalczany from the Israel Antiquities Authority tells Apollo about an exciting new discovery

1 Feb 2016

Acquisitions of the Month: January 2016

Several museums have plugged gaps in their collections this month, while others have received some extraordinarily generous gifts

31 Jan 2016

TEFAF Talk: The Art of Frames at the National Gallery, London

Join Apollo’s editor Thomas Marks for a discussion about a hugely important, but frequently overlooked, part of art history

29 Jan 2016

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘The Vanishing Man: In Pursuit of Velázquez’, by Laura Cumming

22 Jan 2016

Art and Migration in Modern Britain: Apollo event at the London Art Fair

Join us this Friday for a one-off event

21 Jan 2016

Omar Kholeif on how the internet transformed art

‘I’ve always been interested in artists who stretch the formal limits of technology’

13 Jan 2016

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Julia Margaret Cameron: Photographs to electrify you with delight and startle the world’, published to accompany the current exhibition at the V&A

8 Jan 2016

York Floods: an update from the Jorvik Viking Centre

Museums and heritage sites across the UK are fighting to minimise flood damage this winter. But what happens after disaster strikes?

8 Jan 2016

Acquisitions of the Month: December 2015

Several museums have received wonderful gifts this Christmas…

7 Jan 2016

Ellsworth Kelly (1923–2015)

Remembering the great pioneer of American abstraction, who has died at the age of 92

28 Dec 2015

Is the German Cultural Property Protection Act to be welcomed?

Does draft cultural property legislation in Germany threaten to damage German cultural life, or is it necessary for the safeguarding of the country’s heritage?

21 Dec 2015

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Space, Hope and Brutalism: English Architecture, 1945–1975’, by Elain Harwood

18 Dec 2015

Acquisitions of the Month: November 2015

The most interesting and important recent additions to museum collections

10 Dec 2015

Book Competition

Your chance to win Apollo’s Book of the Year – ‘Carrying off the Palaces: John Ruskin’s Lost Daguerreotypes’, by Ken Jacobson and Jenny Jacobson

4 Dec 2015

‘Our Europe is an inclusive Europe’: the Victoria and Albert Museum’s new European Galleries

Lesley Miller, the lead curator of the museum’s new ‘Europe 1600–1815 Galleries’ explains the hard decisions involved in making displays

4 Dec 2015

Willem Baron van Dedem (1929–2015)

Remembering the renowned collector and TEFAF President

30 Nov 2015

Are artists justified in boycotting Israel?

Calls for cultural and academic boycotts of Israel continue to hit the headlines. Should we regard such politically charged stances as divisive or necessary for change?

30 Nov 2015
Blythe House in west London, where the British Museum currently holds some 2,000 objects in storage.

Autumn Statement brings relief but also unanswered questions for the arts

Arts sector funding fared surprisingly well in the latest spending review, but questions remain, not least over the fate of municipal museums

27 Nov 2015

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘Gothic for the Steam Age: An Illustrated Biography of George Gilbert Scott’, by Gavin Stamp

20 Nov 2015

Announcing the Asian Art In London Award Winners

The awards were presented yesterday evening at a Gala Party marking the start of the citywide art event

19 Nov 2015

Book Competition

Your chance to win ‘The Fabric of India’, Rosemary Crill, ed.

6 Nov 2015

Acquisitions of the Month: October 2015

William Kentridge’s gift to the George Eastman Museum; rare Picasso heads to Scotland; NGA Washington expands its photography holdings

5 Nov 2015