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First Look: ‘The Pure, Simple and Natural’ at the Uffizi Gallery

The curators introduce an exhibition exploring the taste for naturalism in Italian art

First Look: ‘British And German Art After 1945’ at the Sprengel Museum Hannover

A curator’s introduction to the Sprengel Museum’s upcoming exhibition

11 Jun 2014

First Look: ‘British Folk Art’ at Tate Britain

Tate Britain has looked outside the traditional art-historical canon for its latest show, celebrating folk art in the UK

4 Jun 2014

First Look: ‘Style and Perfection’, Hendrick Goltzius at the Städel Museum

Martin Sonnabend introduces a new exhibition of Dutch Mannerist prints

28 May 2014

First Look: Georges Seurat at the Kröller-Müller Museum

A new display of Georges Seurat’s paintings and drawings opens in the Netherlands this week

21 May 2014

First Look: ‘Mondrian and Colour’ at Turner Contemporary

The exhibition is the first to consider in depth the significance of colour to Piet Mondrian’s early career

19 May 2014

First Look: ‘Degas / Cassatt’ at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

The curator’s introduction to the latest exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

5 May 2014

First Look: ‘Comics Unmasked’ at the British Library

They’re rebellious, experimental and internationally influential: it’s time Britain celebrated its comics

2 May 2014

First Look: ‘Roads of Arabia’ at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

This landmark exhibition examines the cultural impact of ancient trade routes in the Arabian Peninsula

22 Apr 2014

First Look: ‘Goya and the Altamira Family’ at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

‘Goya and the Altamira Family’ reunites five family portraits by Goya and his collaborator Agustín Esteve

14 Apr 2014

First Look: ‘Somewhat Abstract’ at Nottingham Contemporary

Alex Farquharson tells us more about the exhibition, the artists, and the unexpected origins of the show’s title

10 Apr 2014

First Look: Titian at the Scottish National Gallery

The curator’s introduction to ‘Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Art’

19 Mar 2014

First Look: ‘The Treasure of Naples’ at the Musée Maillol

Exceptional items from the city of Naples will go on display this week at the Musée Maillol

17 Mar 2014

First Look: ‘Cézanne and the Modern’ at the Ashmolean Museum

Henry and Rose Pearlman’s superb collection includes Cézanne’s very last, a magical still life

10 Mar 2014

First Look: ‘Keywords’ at Tate Liverpool

A look at the vocabulary of culture and society

26 Feb 2014

First Look: ‘Art and Optimism in 1950s Britain’ at mima

Alix Collingwood introduces mima’s latest exhibition of art and design in post-war Britain

21 Feb 2014

First Look: Photographs at Play

‘Photographs at Play’ opens at The Morgan this week: an invitation to think creatively about photography…

13 Feb 2014

First Look: Brancusi, Rosso, Man Ray

Three great artists, one exhibition: Francesco Stocchi discusses his latest project at the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

4 Feb 2014

First Look: A Royal Passion at the Getty

A new exhibition at the Getty looks at the early days of photography and the young Queen Victoria’s enduring interest in the medium

2 Feb 2014

First Look: Discoveries

Nicholas Thomas introduces an eclectic new exhibition, ‘Discoveries’ at Two Temple Place

29 Jan 2014

First Look: Joseph Wright of Derby

Amina Wright introduces ‘Joseph Wright of Derby: Bath and Beyond’ at the Holburne Museum

21 Jan 2014

First Look: The ‘Furias’

Miguel Falomir introduces ‘The “Furias”: Political Allegory and Artistic Challenge’ at the Prado, Madrid

17 Jan 2014

First Look: Hannah Höch

Daniel F. Herrmann introduces the upcoming Hannah Höch exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery

11 Jan 2014