Rakewell likes nothing better than a good bit of amateur genealogy
Rakewell ponders two statues in London that have come in for criticism because they are missing vital accessories
David Shrigley’s foam hands, Olafur Eliasson’s shaky economics and a chance to buy Andy Warhol’s studio
Whatever your thing, says Rakewell, there’s a museum for you out there somewhere
Zac Goldsmith isn't the only mayoral candidate to have been left floundering this week by his ignorance of the city’s museums
Neither Zac Goldsmith nor Sadiq Khan seem to know a thing about the capital’s museums
Introducing Rakewell, Apollo’s wandering eye on the art world. Look out for regular posts taking a rakish perspective on art…
Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman claims that Brazilian protesters have plagiarised his inflatable rubber duck.
An academic paper claims you can tell an artist’s vanity by the size of their signature. Well, maybe.
Rakewell picks out his favourite lookalikes in historical paintings, from David Cameron to Sylvester Stallone