Prunus ‘Kanzan’ (flowering cherry cultivar) on Cherry Esplanade.

Cherry Blossoms at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

As the end of cherry-blossom season approaches, you can track the trees’ progress and revisit past blooms

1 May 2020
Limestone portal (late 12th century), French.

Inside the Collection blog

The Gardner Museum picks out masterpieces from its collection – from a medieval doorway to a snake sarcophagus from ancient Egypt

1 May 2020
The Living Hall, Frick Collection, New York.

Frick Collection Virtual Tour

Explore the opulent rooms of Henry Clay Frick’s mansion on the Upper East Side and pause in front of its masterpieces

24 Apr 2020
Screenshot from episode two of the Oxford Back Soloists’ St John Passion from Isolation

St John Passion from Isolation

The Oxford Bach Soloists present a series of rousing performances in aid of the charity Help Musicians UK

24 Apr 2020
Yesterday (1991), Georgina Starr.

Glasgow International 2020

A digital programme of sound and video art, exploring pertinent themes of sickness, solitude and uncertainty

24 Apr 2020
I.G. (1993), Gerhard Richter.

Gerhard Richter Painting

Watch the artist at work in his studio in Cologne – and then see the results in a tour of the Met’s retrospective

24 Apr 2020
© Berlin Phil Media

Berlin Philharmonic Digital Concert Hall

Launched in 2008, this extensive digital archive of concerts and films is now accessible via a free 30-day subscription

17 Apr 2020
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.

Jazz at Lincoln Center

The Manhattan-based organisation is digging out concerts from its archives – and has pulled together a brand-new virtual gala

17 Apr 2020
Scene from The Winter's Tale performed at the Royal Opera House, London, 2014.

#OurHousetoYourHouse

Opera, ballet and a socially distanced rendition of the ‘Hallelujah’ chorus from Handel’s ‘Messiah’ – from the Royal Opera House to your house

17 Apr 2020
Bonjour (2015), Ragnar Kjartansson. Installation view at MAMbo – Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, 2020.

Ragnar Kjartansson’s Bonjour

Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna

17 Apr 2020
Stitching (Up) the Sea Latai Taumoepeau

22nd Biennale of Sydney: Nirin

From Spotify playlists to communal cookathons, there are a host of ways to experience the biennial at home

9 Apr 2020
Dante (detail; c. 1448–49), Andrea del Castagno.
Flores Mexicanas (detail; 1914–29), Alfredo Ramos Martinez.

Flores Mexicanas: Women in Modern Mexican Art

Dallas Museum of Art

9 Apr 2020
‘Pocket’ terrestrial globe (1679), Joseph Moxon.

European globes of the 17th–18th centuries

British Library, London

9 Apr 2020
Study of a Mourning Woman (c. 1500–05), Michelangelo Buonarotti.

Last-Minute Michelangelo

J. Paul Getty Center, Los Angeles

3 Apr 2020

The Staffordshire Hoard

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery/The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

3 Apr 2020
Still from O‘ Pierrot (detail; 2019), Tanoa Sasraku

Tanoa Sasraku: O’ Pierrot

LUX, London

3 Apr 2020
The Night Watch, Rembrandt van Rijn

Rijksmuseum Masterpieces Up Close

A virtual tour of the Gallery of Honour brings the cream of Dutch painting to your desktop

3 Apr 2020
A Boy Blowing on an Ember to Light a Candle (El Soplón) (detail; c. 1570), El Greco.

El Greco: Ambition and Defiance

Art Institute of Chicago

27 Mar 2020
Sundial for Spatial Echoes (2019), Tomás Saraceno.

In Touch

Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

27 Mar 2020
A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (detail; 1881–82), Édouard Manet. Courtauld Gallery, London

Courtauld Gallery Virtual Tour

A snapshot of Samuel Courtauld’s collection before the galleries closed for renovation in 2018

27 Mar 2020
Facundia Difficilis (Eloquence Takes Effort) (1573), unknown artist.

Impressed by Plantin

Museum Plantin-Moretus, Antwerp

27 Mar 2020
Portrait of a Young Gentleman (detail; 1633–34), Rembrandt.

Rembrandt and Amsterdam Portraiture, 1590–1670

Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

20 Mar 2020
The South Wall of the Dutch and Flemish Room at Neue Mainzer Strassse, 1833

Time Machine: The Städel Museum in the 19th century

Städel Museum, Frankfurt

20 Mar 2020