Zeitz MOCAA, South Africa’s new museum, is deliberately outward-looking
The closure of an entire unit, specialising in the policing of a complex but valuable part of our national economy, must be wrong
When treasures wash up on the banks of the River Thames, London’s mudlarkers are ready to find them
Could virtual tours of artworks change the way we experience art – and is this technological approach worth welcoming?
Turkey has had a turbulent couple of years, but members of the country’s artistic community remain optimistic
The museum has a glittering reputation, but ensuring its future success will require bold thinking and a significant overhaul
The historic city has suffered major damage, but the worst unkindness we could offer it now is to write it off as ‘destroyed’
Ethical questions about art arise on a seemingly weekly basis. It’s time for museums to invest in sustained, open-ended research
Archaeological discoveries at Greenwich are rare – which makes finding the remains of the Tudor palace even more significant
They don’t make collectors like Francesco Federico Cerruti any more. Or do they?
An exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum encourages us to approach the restlessly experimental artist with an open mind
Alistair Hudson and Elisabeth Callihan ask whether today’s museums could be more useful
Could the Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum provide a model for modernising India’s cultural institutions?
Will increased restrictions on the internet in China be too much for new media artists?
The greatest Gothic Revival building in the world is facing catastrophe unless MPs clear out
The former director of the Victoria & Albert Museum has died at the age of 62
Even if a wild animal could create an image by itself, it’s not easy to see how it can claim copyright
Efforts to preserve and revive Transylvania’s UNESCO-listed villages depend on involving the inhabitants as closely as possible
The reattribution of 25 drawings will transform how we think about a great British painter
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?