Visual Arts

Allen Jones RA: Edginess and a sense of risk permeates playful Royal Academy exhibition

Conversations about the artworks of Allen Jones tend to be dominated by Hat Stand, Table and Chair - the controversial trio of female sculptures, clad in fetish clothing and contorted into furniture.

A Victorian Obsession: The Pérez Simón collection - Leighton House Museum

This display of fifty paintings are from the largest collection of Victorian paintings from outside Great Britain are shown for the first time in the UK. Artist's whose work is featured in the display includes: Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jon

Giovanni Battista Moroni

Because Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520-1579) didn’t travel far outside his native region of Lombardy, he wasn’t included in Vasari’s epochal primer on the Italian Renaissance, ‘Lives of the Artists’.

Emily Carr: From the Forest to the Sea

Around a century ago, Emily Carr was making the most progressive art in Canada.

Charlotte Dumas: Anima and the Widest Prairies - Photographers' Gallery

This is the first UK solo exhibition of the Dutch artist's work. Her images of animals try to provoke relationships between the viewer and the subject. Her exhibition at the Photographers' gallery features her first moving image work Anima (2012) as w

Phillip King - Tate Britain

This collection-based display celebrates Phillip King’s 80th birthday. King occupies a significant position in the history of late 20th century sculpture. In the early 1960s he played a vital role in changing the face of British sculpture through his ex

Edward Steichen: In High Fashion, The Conde Nast Years 1923 - 1937

There may be 90 years separating the work of Edward Steichen and Viviane Sassen, but the approaches of each have changed the landscape of fashion photography, so it’s fitting that the Photographers’ Gallery should exhibit these two visionaries at the

Allen Jones interview: 'They are intended to be sexy objects’

The pop artist talks about working with Kate Moss and how everyone’s got an opinion on sex.