An altarpiece believed to have been designed by the novelist has resurfaced in Windsor. It’s an important reminder of how his architectural training informed his life’s work
When an artist has to prove in court that a painting isn’t his, it’s time to start asking questions about how we authenticate art
How contemplating historic art can change the way people think about contemporary society – and about themselves
This is but one more example of the vulnerability of art beyond the gallery walls
Reforms to the Limbach Commission, which deals with restitution claims, are welcome – but they won’t be enough
Rock art around the world is increasingly at risk of being destroyed. How can important ancient sites be better cared for?
A photographer who gave her images to the Library of Congress for free claims that two photo stock libraries have been charging for their use.
The project needs to follow historical examples if it is to avoid the shambles of the Millennium Experience
Brasília is a failed, sterile city. It’s time that Rio became the capital of Brazil again
English Heritage wants jousting to be recognised as an Olympic sport – but perhaps it’s a more complicated activity altogether?
Forming a corporate art collection is easy, but keeping it together is hard – and selling it is even harder.
The combination of climate change and apathy is a perfect storm for cultural sites around the world
17 buildings by Le Corbusier are now on the World Heritage list. Why has it taken so long?
Arts Council England is making significant changes to its investment processes: a round-up of the key headlines and implications for the culture sector
Is the redevelopment of Finland’s open spaces changing how local artists work?
Cambodia’s historic temples are some of the most impressive in the world, but there’s so much more hidden beneath the forest floor
The new acquisition, arranged with Colnaghi, testifies to just how productive the nurturing of museum-dealer relationships can be
Smartphones and digital cameras are new sources of evidence for investigators, but they can also aid art thieves
If anything is going to come out of this shock to the system, there are lessons to be learned
Can San Sebastián, one of this year’s European Capitals of Culture, provide some answers?
The art dealer memoir offers a rare chance to gain access into the life of even the most elusive art dealer
Anyone who witnessed Istanbul’s rise as a cosmopolitan hub over the past decade will notice the stark change that has come over it this year
Painting isn’t dead, but it has been prematurely buried in Tate Modern’s Boiler House