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The Week’s Muse: 15 November

A round-up of news and comment: First World War cartoons; a $500 million gift to LACMA; and the difficulty with digital art

15 Nov 2014

Gallery: ‘The Art and Craft of Elena Polenova’ at Watts Gallery

Elena Polenova’s paintings, illustrations and furniture designs are on display in the UK

14 Nov 2014

Koen Vanmechelen on the art of cross-breeding chickens

The Crypt Gallery in St Pancras Church is overrun with cosmopolitan chickens. Is it art?

14 Nov 2014

The Week’s Muse: 8 November

Was the Musée Picasso worth the wait? Is the Turner Prize showing its age? News and comment from the Muse Room

8 Nov 2014

Forum: Is the Turner Prize still relevant at 30?

The Turner Prize turns 30 this year – but does it continue to represent the best of contemporary British art?

5 Nov 2014

The Musée Picasso reopens in Paris

It’s been a long and controversial refurbishment. Has it all been worth it?

4 Nov 2014

Gallery: ‘Odd Volumes: Book Art’ at Yale University Art Gallery

An insight into the world of book art

3 Nov 2014

The Week’s Muse: 1 November

The display of art in Asia; photojournalism from Chechnya; and historic rings in New York

1 Nov 2014

Inquiry: The Asian Biennial Boom

It’s easy to be sceptical about the art biennial boom in Asia. But how have the unconventional spaces of such events shaped artists’ practices in the region?

31 Oct 2014

Review: ‘Pierre Huyghe: In. Border. Deep’ at Hauser & Wirth, London

Huyghe’s notoriously uncategorisable works are both strange and beautiful

30 Oct 2014

Gallery: ‘Modern Times’ at the Rijksmuseum

Highlights from the Rijksmuseum’s first major photography show

29 Oct 2014

Editor’s Letter: The architecture of display

In a region that lacks a strong museum culture, Asia has looked towards alternative ways of displaying contemporary art

28 Oct 2014

SPASIBO: Davide Monteleone’s photos from Chechnya

Monteleone focuses on an apparently shiny, happy new reality…Yet the Italian photographer is playing a sophisticated game

27 Oct 2014

Muse Reviews: 26 October

From Brueghel and Rembrandt to Rego and Steve McQueen

26 Oct 2014

Gallery: The City Lost and Found at the Art Institute of Chicago

How did artists turn the chaotic transformations of the USA’s big cities into powerful and resonant art?

25 Oct 2014

Forum: Are online auctions the future of the art trade?

Earlier this year, the Hiscox Online Art Trade Report estimated the value of the online art trade in 2013 to…

24 Oct 2014

From Frieze to FIAC: the contemporary art set lands in Paris

As London recovers from Frieze week, attention has turned to Paris and the Grand Palais

23 Oct 2014

County Durham celebrates its Spanish heritage

Auckland Castle, the Bowes Museum and Durham University host a major Spanish Art symposium which draws on the region’s own superb collections

22 Oct 2014

Gallery: ‘Sculptors’ Drawings’ at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Works on paper by masters of Italian Renaissance sculpture

21 Oct 2014

Review: Haunting new work by Steve McQueen at Thomas Dane Gallery

McQueen’s elegiac new work asks how we can memorialise a life

20 Oct 2014

Gallery: Caspar Wolf at the Kunstmuseum Basel

Wolf’s paintings of the Alps capture something of the mountains’ hostile magnificence

20 Oct 2014

Gallery: ‘Bernardo Bellotto Paints Europe’ at the Alte Pinakothek

Bellotto’s work took him all over Europe. View some of highlights from an upcoming exhibition in Munich…

19 Oct 2014

Muse Reviews: 19 October

Matisse goes to New York, the British Library goes Gothic, and Sotheby’s goes to Chatsworth

19 Oct 2014

Frieze Week: Digby’s Diary (Thursday)

PAD, the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, and another clutch of gallery shows: this week is taking its toll

16 Oct 2014