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Kara Walker standing in front of her installation at the Domino Sugar Factory in Brooklyn, NY.

Kara Walker: Reflecting on a Legacy of Violence – Bio & Art

Read about the work of Kara Walker, the American artist exploring provocative issues of race,…

Banksy Shredded Painting: History & Latest Developments

We bring you the story of the ultimate art-world prank of the 21st century: Banksy’s 2018 shredded…

László Moholy-Nagy: Bio, Paintings, Photography & Sculpture

Discover how Moholy-Nagy's ideas influenced the practice and attitude of fine art, photography,…

Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp, the Father of Conceptual Art: Bio & Artworks

Marcel Duchamp was one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. Discover how he paved…

The Stolen Stories of Kojo Marfo | Artist Interview

Read an exclusive interview with London-based Ghanaian artist Kojo Marfo.

Banksy Street Art: The Artist’s Best Graffiti – Essential City Guide

We take you on a tour of some of the most famous pieces of street art by Banksy in cities around…

Shigeko Kubota

Shigeko Kubota: the Mother of Video Art

Shigeko Kubota, often referred to as 'the mother of video art', was a visual artist, curator,…

Ninth Street Women: 5 Women Behind Abstract Expressionism

The book 'Ninth Street Women' foregrounds five female artists who took part in the legendary 1951…

Standards & Practices, Vol. 19: Out of Touch and Out of Time

In his last edition of Standards & Practices, William Pym reflects on Christian Rosa's rise and…

Baroque: Art, Definition & Style of an Era

Learn about Baroque, a style spanning art, architecture, and music that characterized Europe from…

Fauvism: Definition, Art & Characteristics

Learn about Fauvism, the short-lived avant-garde style that flourished around Henri Matisse in the…

Empire State Building, New York

Controversial Architecture: The Buildings We Learned To Love

Take a look at some of the most controversial architecture in history, and see which buildings…

Art Deco Design: Top 9 Famous Artists Who Defined the Style

From jewellery to furniture design, meet the most influential Art Deco designer.

Sonia Delaunay: Abstract Art Between Fashion & Painting

Sonia Delaunay was a pioneer of abstract art in the Parisian avant-garde. Discover how she was able…

Contemporary Caribbean Art Reflecting on Diaspora & Identity

Explore how the visual expressions of Caribbean art and artists can upend our perceptions of…

Mika Rottenberg: Surrealistic Art Revealing an Absurd Reality

Mika Rottenberg creates art that blurs the borders between fiction and reality, revealing the…

Sidney Nolan: Australia’s (Almost) Forgotten Art Superstar

Once Australia’s most famous artist, Sidney Nolan had disappeared from the art world. Read how a…

Dansaekhwa: Exploring the Korean Art of Monochrome Painting

Dansaekhwa refers to the Korean art of abstraction and monochrome painting. Learn what Dansaekhwa…

Feminist Art: History & Most Relevant Artists

What is Feminist Art and how did it reshape contemporary art? Discover the history of the feminist…

Art Toronto 2021: Spotlight on Contemporary Indigenous Artists

Experience Art Toronto 2021 virtually through the works of ten indigenous artists.