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Lost (and Found) Artist Series: Sophie Taeuber-Arp

A leading pioneer of 20th-century abstraction, Swiss painter Sophie Taeuber-Arp has long been…

The Multifaceted Artistic Practice of Étienne Chambaud

Étienne Chambaud’s art is often described as an ecology of separations, investigating the borders…

Standards and Practices Vol. 17: New Thoughts on Ugliness. Visualisation, and Hans Haacke’s Dream

In this edition of Standards & Practices, William Pym reflects on the novel ugliness of the current…

Five Artists Creating Burgeoning Ecologies

Explore five artists who use the visual lexicon of natural ecologies to illustrate the blossoming…

The Polish School of Posters

Dive into the unique visual language of the Polish School of Poster, which found in poster art a…

Interview With Bosnian Photographer Almin Zrno

We sat down with Almin Zrno, one of Bosnia’s most prominent photographers, and talked about the…

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The Impossible Worlds Of M.C. Escher

Despite the popularity of his optical illusions, M.C. Escher remains relatively unknown. Read more…

Pushing the Boundaries of Contemporary Sound Art

Explore a selection of contemporary sound artists, who strenuously experiment with sonic…

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A Journey Through Bio and Eco-Art

Through Bio and Eco-Art, contemporary artists explore the magic line where uncontrolled nature…

Female Iconoclasts: Frida Kahlo

Discover the work of Frida Kahlo, whose turbulent life resulted in iconic artworks known today as…

Female Iconoclasts: Marina Abramović

Read about performance artist Marina Abramović, whose thought-provoking works explore the…

The Audacious and Whimsical Architecture of Frank Gehry

We take a look at the life and career of the mind behind the recently opened Luma Arles tower:…

How Art Memes Have Become the Art World’s Newest Form of Criticism

We examine the ways art memes have contributed to the popularity of classical artists and how they…

Lost (and Found) Artist Series: María Izquierdo

Mexican artist María Izquierdo was once the favourite of Diego Rivera and Antonin Artaud, but her…

The Art of Repetition: Top 10 Pattern Artists

From art inspired by ancient patterns to Op and Pop Art, we highlight 10 pattern artists who used…

Lost (and Found) Artist Series: Hannah Ryggen

Explore the work of textile artist Hannah Ryggen, whose tapestry works carrying radical political…

Memorable Photographs At Iconic Music Festivals

Explore iconic moments of the world’s most famous music festivals, through the memorable…

A Perfect Antidote to Disquiet Times: The Goofy Creatures of Szabolcs Bozó

The humorous, energetic and cartoonish figures of Hungarian painter Szabolcs Bozó are the perfect…

The Twisted Genius of Salvador Dalí

Take a look into the surreal mind of Salvador Dalí. Discover the stories behind his artistry, from…

Artistic Collaborations: Jackie Matisse and the Art of Her Time

Dive into the incredible work of Jackie Matisse, granddaughter of the renowned painter, who became…