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Visual Arts

Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America, Royal Academy, London

Drawn from the collection of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, this display of 20th-century works fizzes with the energy and optimism of young artists

Lorenzo Vitturi went to market and he bought in pictures

The Venice-born, UK-based photographer caused a sensation with his book of images inspired by Ridley Road market. His colour-saturated vegetable sculptures and surreal portraits capture the vibrancy of a much-loved east London landmark Lorenzo Vitturi int

The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the bea

The precious art of procrastination

Jane Shilling visits the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing to explore procrastination, infamous as being the scourge of creative types

Rencontres d'Arles festival: the best photographs of 2014 in pictures

Each summer since 1970, the photographic world descends on Arles, France, for this annual celebration of their art from divers to dogs, browse the best of this year's images Continue reading...

Malevich, Daniel Buren, Urban Psychosis: this weeks art shows in pictures

From the Malevich retrospective in London to Urban Psychosis in Manchester, Skye Sherwin and Robert Clark find out what's happening in art around the country Continue reading...

TateShots: Caragh Thuring

Painter Caragh Thuring is interviewed in her London studio for this TateShots video.

Soviet Ghosts: an Empire in decay - in pictures

The countries of the former Eastern bloc are full of abandoned monuments to the glory of the Soviet Union. Risking arrest and radiation, photographer Rebecca Litchfield took a road trip through the ruined hospitals, barracks, prisons and spy stations to p

TateShots: Liverpool Biennial 2014

From dazzle ships to Whistler, the Liverpool Biennial has taken over the city. TateShots takes a tour of the UK's largest international contemporary art festival