Visual Arts

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Peder Balke

If you want proof that there’s more to Norway than midnight sun,...

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

There’s no shortage of famous faces in this, the twelfth edition...

Viviane Sassen

There may be 90 years separating the work of Edward Steichen and...

A Victorian Obsession, Leighton House Museum - exhibition review

A strong collection of Victoriana shown in the most appropriate of...

World Press Photo of the Year, Royal Festival Hall foyer - exhibition review

In this free exhibition of the finalists in the 57th World Press...

Exploring the legacy of Sixties pop art - Post Pop: East Meets West at the Saatchi Gallery

American stars such as Warhol and Lichtenstein saw pop art as a...

Ming: 50 Years That Changed China At The British Museum

A fascinating exhibition at the British Museum tells the story of...

Horst: Photographer of Style At The V&A

The V&A’s retrospective gives recognition to the German...

MIRRORCITY offers diverse reflections of London life at Hayward Gallery

With big shows devoted to big names (Tracey Emin and Martin Creed...

A Victorian Obsession finds a perfect home at Leighton House Museum

The Perez Simon Collection of Victorian art arrives for a stay in...

Artist’s Statement: Sadie Lee on reworking rococo painting for GFEST

Celebrated LGBT painter offers fresh perspective on Francois...

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

Conversations about the artworks of Allen Jones tend to be...

Rose Tremain; The Imitation Game; Wildefire; Allen Jones; Remember Me

Rose Tremain's latest book is a collection of short stories called...

Giovanni Battista Moroni

Because Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520-1579) didn’t travel far...

Emily Carr: From the Forest to the Sea

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

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

There may be 90 years separating the work of Edward Steichen and...

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

The pop artist talks about working with Kate Moss and how everyone...

Allen Jones, Royal Academy, review: 'dangerous, perverse and brilliant'

Despite the notoriety of his sculptures of naked women, Allen...

Is Allen Jones's sculpture the most sexist art ever?

Zoe Williams goes among the women as fetish furniture at the RA's...

Transmittting Warhol, Tate Liverpool, review: 'Up there with Orwell'

This exhibition proves Andy Warhol is more relevant now than ever...

Transmitting Andy Warhol review a show of real pep, pace and force

Tate Liverpool does Warhol proud by focusing on the fine...

Peder Balke, National Gallery, review: 'disingenuous'

The idea that this 19th-century Norwegian marine painter is a...

Elvis at The O2: London exhibition shows Presley's legend is still growing, says Priscilla

The exhibition will feature more than 300 artefacts from Elvis...

Viviane Sassen, Photographers Gallery - exhibition review

In this marvellous exhibition, Viviane Sassen is less fashion...

DV8: John, Interstellar, Peter Carey, Gold at Buckingham Palace, Puppy Love

Peter Carey's latest novel, Amnesia follows a disgraced Australian...