An earnest girl in a Hackney pub once told me she was fascinated by motorway flyovers; ‘I just think they’re…
What is it that separates a house from a museum, and do we like those separations?
Dine turns Soviet-era lithographic stones into contemporary art
Hopper treads the line between documentary and art expertly
Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the work of Paul Nash, whose career was deeply affected by the two World Wars
Overlooked for decades, Christopher Dresser is now recognised as one of the most influential figures in 19th-century design
It is not painting that is set free here, but the painter, liberated from the often questionable roles into which he has been conscripted in the name of British art
Unfortunately these particular obscure objects make for a slightly incoherent show…
Inedible gardens and Jasper Johns’s regrets…our round-up of recent reviews
Why has the UK waited so long for an exhibition of this artist’s work?
Lucian Freud in Francis Bacon’s studio through Jasper Johns’s eyes: a small but powerful show
Daniel Crouch Rare Books’ engaging display of maps old and new
Daniel Lobb’s installation for children is a nice idea, but what’s it actually for? And can you eat it?
Expect eco-friendly fish and chips, beach huts inspired by Hawksmoor, and crow’s nest hotels
A round-up of the week’s reviews: including Kerry James Marshall, Al Jazeera’s Rebel Architecture and previews of Turner at Tate and Courbet at the Beyeler
Al Jazeera’s ‘Rebel Architecture’ series challenges the ways in which we view the role of the architect
Marshall tackles the history of slavery, race politics, black power or social emancipation in bold but ambiguous ways
Jess, Robert Duncan and their circle; Charles Burchfield; Xavier Ribas; and young painters…
Two young artists argue for a return to paint and pencil
Burchfield’s fantastical watercolours deserve to be better known
Ribas’s work highlights the violence and arbitrariness of boundaries and frontiers
From the early 1950s, Robert Duncan and Jess established a nexus of literary and artistic life at their home in San Francisco
A roundup of the week’s reviews: including Syrian artists in London; Titian in Scotland; a riverbed in Denmark…
Sanctified and worldly subjects come together in the Scottish National Gallery’s exhibition of Venetian art