The threats to the art fair have been piling up for years. So what’s pushed it over the edge?
The government’s energy caps offer short-term relief, but if museums are really going to serve as ‘warm havens’ they need more certainty
In attempting to give an account of ‘feminine power’ through the ages, the British Museum raises far more questions than it answers
This focused survey shows that artists after the war seemed more than ready to embrace the future
Akseli Gallen-Kallela is best-known for his pretty lakeside views, but he also yearned for political independence and spiritual fulfilment
Devotional textiles from India and a rare edition of a work by Hiroshige are among the highlights of this year’s event
Art historians may be sceptical about artificial intelligence, but machine learning might enlarge our capacity for observation – and even revive connoisseurship
The artists featured in this exhibition didn’t share the same outlook or methods, but their variousness is part of the point
The founding director of Arebyte has turned the gallery and online platform into a magnet for new media art in the UK
Museum directors in France and Italy seem to agree that requiring proof of vaccination is preferable to being shut – although not everyone is on board
For its second online edition, the fair is doubly determined to catch the eye of collectors with museum-quality masterpieces
Tim Berners-Lee said the world wide web was for everyone, so why has he sold its source code as an NFT?
The sale at auction raises complex questions about who owns the internet today
There’s still no bustling tent this year, but the fair continues to offer a platform for the best of art and design from across the globe
Most of the fuss about NFTs has focused on what, if anything, buyers are getting – but how do digital artists feel about minting their art?
Museums in Switzerland have appealed to the government to let them reopen – and French museums are following suit
Andrei Taraschuk wants to inundate the internet with art – and has made hundreds of bots posing as famous artists
In her Tarot Garden in Tuscany, the French-American artist let her imagination run riot
With far fewer in-person visitors exiting through the gift shop, institutions must find new ways to mitigate their losses
A survey of artists inspired by the movement considers how successfully sculpture can convey a sense of transience
The major new arts hub in South Kensington is now open – and making good on its promise of bringing artistic innovation to London
Virtual viewing rooms, video tours and private Zoom meetings – here’s what to expect from Masterpiece Online
As museums around the world prepare to reopen, many do so with a renewed sense of purpose
Some artists, such as Ilya Kabakov and Caroline Walker, are finding solace in their work – when not distracted by fears about the post-pandemic future