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Giovanni Battista Moroni, Royal Academy of Arts: Review

This compact display examining the work of Moroni offers a neat introduction into his work as portraitist, but doesn’t reveal a lot about the artist himself. All of the paintings on display are vivid and bold in colour choices, filled with detail th

Egon Schiele: The Radical Nude At Courtauld Gallery

Egon Schiele was an Austrian painter who, along with his fellow countrymen Gustav Klimt and Oskar Kokoschka, changed the nature of portraiture and representing the human figure in the early 20th century.

Russian Avant-Garde Theatre, Victoria & Albert Museum

Installed in the main exhibition space, this could have been a blockbuster show introducing a large audience to an important moment in Russian Theatre; but tucked away in the Department of Theatre and Performance, where spaces are narrow and galleries sm

Supreme painter of the inner life

At the opening of Rembrandt: The Late Works at the National Gallery (until 18 January), I met a painter friend of mine in the final room.

Brad Pitt; Moroni; Anthony Horowitz

Damian Barr talks to Brad Pitt about his World War II film, Fury. Anthony Horowitz on his new Sherlock Holmes novel, Moriarty. Robert Webb and Miles Jupp on performing completely wet on stage in Neville's Island. And Sarah Dunant discusses the Ro

Brad Pitt; Moroni; Anthony Horowitz

Damian Barr talks to Brad Pitt about his World War II film, Fury. Anthony Horowitz on his new Sherlock Holmes novel, Moriarty. Robert Webb and Miles Jupp on performing completely wet on stage in Neville's Island. And Sarah Dunant discusses the Ro

Grayson Perry: Who Are You? - National Portrait Gallery

Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry turns his attention to portraiture and British identity for this display of new works, including a self-portrait and a tapestry, made during his Channel 4 series Who Are You? Fourteen portraits of individuals,

CT Scans Reveal Inner Workings of Mannequins

The results of CT scans carried out by the radiology team at Addenbrooke's hospital are to be presented at a public event at the Fitzwilliam Museum on 28th October. The event will explore four science and conservation stories from the Museum's new exhibit

Grayson Perry vase with Chris Huhne motifs depicts audacious default man

Artists National Portrait Gallery show, tying in with C4 series, explores British identity, including that of jailed cabinet minister.

Witches and Wicked Bodies, British Museum

Wicked women have always sold well, but more than that, they have fired the artistic imagination in a quite exceptional way.