Interviews

Anthea Hamilton’s journey through Kettle’s Yard

The Turner-prize nominated artist talks to Apollo about Surrealism, what she learned from Jim Ede, and being part of a legacy

7 Oct 2016

A long hard look at Ryan Gander: An interview with the artist

Ryan Gander’s new exhibition at the Lisson Gallery turns the spectator into the spectacle

27 Sep 2016
Simon Starling. Photo: Mikel Patrick Avery

‘It’s really about a collapse of time.’ Simon Starling on his latest project

‘At Twilight’ includes references to Japanese Noh theatre, western modernism, contemporary stagecraft and Eeyore…

26 Sep 2016
John Darlington, executive director of the World Monuments Fund Britain

What’s next for the World Monuments Fund Britain?

John Darlington discusses the organisation’s work to protect heritage around the world, and how recent restructuring will affect its future

22 Sep 2016

The dandy from Van Dyck to Oscar Wilde

In advance of its major Oscar Wilde exhibition, the Petit Palais plays host to an event exploring the dandy through history

11 Sep 2016

How tea changed the history of the world

Nirmal Sethia talks about the Chitra Collection, one of the world’s finest private collection of historical – and explains the true significance of tea

6 Sep 2016
Installation view: Damián Ortega: States of Time, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, 2016

‘I like the idea of getting lost.’ Damián Ortega in Edinburgh

The Mexican artist discusses his work, his experimental education and the importance of tools, as his solo exhibition opens at Fruitmarket Gallery

28 Jul 2016
Mary Heilmann

Stories in abstraction: an interview with Mary Heilmann

With her first UK exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery, Mary Heilmann talks fashion, finger painting and why Ellsworth Kelly is her hero

9 Jul 2016
The Hamilton-Rothschild tazza. Courtesy National Museum of Scotland

Ten new galleries for the National Museum of Scotland’s treasures

Art and design highlights include treasures from Hamilton Palace and Napoleon’s tea-service

4 Jul 2016
Frances Morris, director of Tate Modern.

A university with a playground attached: Frances Morris’s vision for Tate Modern

The gallery’s new director on the Switch House extension, promoting women artists, and finally having the final say over the collection

16 Jun 2016