Sunday, November 18, 2018

The big picture: one billboard in Arizona

One rainy evening in London, Rob Hann was sitting at home watching a TV programme about modern art in Texas. Transfixed by the...

'They're making their own kind of world': two Mona shows challenge the visitor

For 24 hours on 15 October, 12 adults, 11 children and a baby transformed a cavernous, sunken gallery at Hobart’s Museum of Old...

Pet project: Amsterdam's animal photographer – in pictures

As the Dutch capital’s first official pet portraitist, Isabella Rozendaal has created an eye-catching portfolio of animal photography. Here we show some highlights. Isabella...

Meet Amsterdam’s official pet photographer

In 2016, the photographer Isabella Rozendaal convinced Amsterdam’s city archives that a significant portion of the city’s inhabitants were being unfairly snubbed. Rozendaal...

Recycling the old masters – in pictures

Dutch artist Suzanne Jongmans creates photographs that echo the old masters, but with a modern twist: she crafts intricate costumes using recycled plastics,...

An £18m saint… but is Sebastian drawing really by Leonardo?

The art world was stunned earlier this year by the sudden and mysterious postponement of the unveiling of the Salvator Mundi by the...

When Tillmans met Britten: a radical War Requiem – in pictures

The Turner prize-winning photographer Wolfgang Tillmans has collaborated with ENO to design the set for Benjamin Britten’s devastating war piece. Here are his...

'If only we all took selfies like Warhol' – Andy Warhol/Eduardo Paolozzi review

In 1963, just as pop art was getting famous, Andy Warhol, its coolest exponent, told an interviewer he painted the way he did...

Hockney hits a new high and Spandau Ballet capture the cold war – the...

Exhibition of the week Gainsborough’s Family AlbumThis artist who made a living profiling the rich painted some of his greatest portraits for himself, to...

DIY call centres and puppet shows help Athens Biennale fight the power

At a beautiful resort in Tahiti an incongruous mix of local islanders, smart-casual tech bros and financiers gather to hear plans for an...