In Paris the art world and the book world frequently overlap. Here are some of the most interesting initiatives across the capital
The finest new additions to public art collections, from a Czech Surrealist masterpiece, to a collection of 800 rare Japanese prints
The exhibition highlights and museum openings not to miss this month
How far should estates seek to control public perceptions of an artist’s life and work?
Despite all best efforts, museums can and do unwittingly acquire stolen artefacts. What happens when new information throws an item’s provenance into doubt?
How do you maintain a museum’s experimental spirit, while putting the permanent collection centre-stage?
Three shows in Madrid bring out the contradictions of Charles III, an enlightened ruler who could not resist the trappings of monarchy
The city’s museums are flourishing, with top exhibitions – including a major Medardo Rosso show
Henri Fantin-Latour’s finest works are the flower paintings that he made in bulk – but he didn’t think so