The Prada Foundation has no intention of being an ‘ego-museum’
Where to find the most exceptional works at this year’s fair
The artist’s reputation is growing
Painters struggled deal with the bloody reality of the battlefield
See the best work by some of the world’s most sought-after artists – right after you’ve done the dishes
Soak up some sun and some culture at the same time
The painters of the Hudson River School are now firmly recognised as pioneers of American art – and inspiring a new generation of artists
Clusters of centenary exhibitions and publications may well bring new material to light. But what do they tell us about the way we think now?
Red tape, nepotism, funding shortages…The Italian museum system has long been in need of an overhaul
Edwin Heathcote and Neale Coleman discuss the Smithsonian’s plans to open an outpost in the ‘Olympicopolis’
Turrell has transformed Houghton Hall with his powerful, mesmerising light installations
What it’s like to exhibit your own collection in the former home an obsessive acquisitor like Sir John Soane
This exceptional collection goes back on display at the British Museum in June
The small but beautifully formed fair returns to the Park Avenue Armory for its second edition
For 400 years, the Kano family dominated Japanese painting through its superior training and mastery of precious materials
Some of the best of the national pavilions, collateral events and satellite shows across the city
Whatever the outcome of the UK’s general election, funding for museums will not increase. How can they adapt?
What’s behind the current appetite for reinstalling, re-exhibiting, and restaging landmark shows?
The Fondation Custodia in Paris steps into the spotlight
The Whitney Museum of American Art is moving downtown, and its director Adam D. Weinberg has big plans for the new building and the collection
Politicians seem to be observing a blanket silence on the subject. Why?
A look at how the genre of the grotesque has unfolded from the Renaissance to the present day
Matthias Frehner and David Lewis discuss the problematic bequest
John Curtis on the loss of Iraq’s unique cultural heritage