Good news, then, that the Chancellor is forming a task force to look into the issue
Syrian government forces have recaptured Palmyra from IS militants. What happens next is crucial
The death of Cairo’s self-styled ‘friend of researchers’ feels like another great loss at an already difficult time
Artists and museums in the Russian capital testify to the uneasy relationship between art and the state
The artist’s foundation is going to give away images of his work. We salute them
DCMS’s updated mission statement for ‘Our Culture’ sounds promising, but is short on new commitments
There is more than you might think at stake for arts and culture in this referendum
The Judges’ Lodgings Museum in Lancaster is threatened with imminent closure. It should be a source of not only civic but national pride
The Impressionist has had a hard time of things recently. Will a new film win round the haters?
Is the current trend for exhibitions exploring artistic influence just an excuse for a lack of focus?
The 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin was in part a rebellion of artists – and Dublin museums and galleries are making that clear this year
Censoring a 19th-century painting has come back to bite the social networking site
UK museums are struggling to deal with the long-term effects of funding cuts and falling visitor numbers
Historic property goes on sale after long battle for the Browne family
If anything, the corporation should be taken to task for its desperate bid for accessibility
The grey-green of oxidised bronze is common on public buildings throughout northern Europe
Another week, another controversy. Can opponents of the Garden Bridge project still make their voices heard?
Commercial interest in the medium threatens to undermine it
How the MFA Boston is paying tribute to a respected scholar and humanist
But changing an artwork’s title is hardly the same as pulling down a statue
With several art fairs staged every week, are such events damaging to the more traditional art trade, or do they allow greater public engagement with art?
The Bardo Museum in Carthage still bears the scars of last year’s terrorist attack. The best way to support it is to visit
A statue of Cecil Rhodes will stand at Oriel College, Oxford, in place despite calls for its removal, but debates about ‘erasing history’ rumble on
The Finnish arts organisation Checkpoint Helsinki has had its funding cut. Can it survive?