By revitalising London’s NPG, the ambitious director is hoping to make it a ‘truly national gallery for all’
Berlin is to get a memorial to reunification, but even its design raises difficult questions about how history is remembered
Arts Council England had some good news for museums this week, but it can’t be the sector’s knight in shining armour
As insurers get more demanding and contemporary art works grow in size, there are more art-storage facilities than ever. So what should a collector look for?
In May, a painting by Basquiat sold at auction for $110.5m. But when does money overtake other judgements?
Raqib Shaw, Monet, Georgia O’Keeffe, the Bloomsbury set… Why do so many artists become obsessed with their garden getaways?
The Israel Antiquities Authority’s move from the Rockefeller Museum in East Jerusalem to a purpose-built campus in the West has revived disputes about preserving the country’s cultural heritage
The Musée d’arts de Nantes reveals its new extension and rehangs its collection, making seamless connections between past and present
Art UK, which last year launched a digital catalogue of every oil painting in public ownership, has embarked on an equivalent project for sculpture