Art and design

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Six reasons why artist’s artist Paul Cézanne is hailed as ‘greatest of us all’
As Tate Modern opens major Cézanne exhibition, here’s why Picasso admired artist so much he bought his mountain

Jonathan Jones

30, Sep, 2022 @11:58 AM

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JMW Turner: Dark Waters review – death and despair in a prison of Arctic ice
Turner’s masterful paintings of whalers and explorers, partly inspired by an Arctic expedition that went missing, are given a sombre undertow by composer Lamin Fofana’s haunting soundtracks

Jonathan Jones

29, Sep, 2022 @2:11 PM

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Go with the flow: the artists changing the face of movement on film
A new exhibition of video art encompasses sign language kung fu, caregiving as choreography and the fluidity of gender and tradition

Skye Sherwin

29, Sep, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Stonehenge exhibition highlights similarities between ancient British and Japanese cultures
The parallels suggest the communities are ideologically closer than one might imagine

Steven Morris

29, Sep, 2022 @6:01 AM

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A startled youth on a tyre swing: Tyler Mitchell’s best photograph
‘I took this at a place called Cold Spring in upstate New York. The swing is a symbol of fun, relaxation and leisure. But he almost looks scared by his reflection in the lake’

Interview by Zoe Whitfield

28, Sep, 2022 @3:41 PM

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Samson Kambalu’s Antelope review – an imperial showdown on the fourth plinth
The Malawian-born artist’s traditional bronze figures might suggest a win for the culture warriors, but they subversively celebrate an anti-colonial hero

Adrian Searle

28, Sep, 2022 @2:57 PM

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Carbuncles and King Charles: was the royal family’s meddling supertroll right about architecture?
He was the comedy villain of architecture, dismissed for his kitsch follies and ill-considered outbursts. But has Charles III actually been proved correct?

Oliver Wainwright

28, Sep, 2022 @12:04 PM

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Save Lowry’s Going to the Match for public, urges Salford mayor
Plea to wealthy footballers and clubs to help buy auctioned painting to stop it disappearing into private collection

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

28, Sep, 2022 @11:07 AM

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Lucian Freud’s etching of Wolseley restaurant creator to be sold
Artist dined at Mayfair restaurant almost every night in later years, and would sometimes share a table with co-founder Jeremy King

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

28, Sep, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Lucian Freud review – the Queen, Leigh Bowery and the artist’s ex-wives stand brutally revealed
From the monarch to the naked performance artist who was living with Aids, Freud paints life lived in the face of death, with an unsentimental eye for human tendernesss

Jonathan Jones

27, Sep, 2022 @11:01 PM

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‘We want to contaminate the street!’: the artist fighting Bolsonaro – with animal costumes
Weary of repetitive demos, the Brazilian conceived an altogether more unexpected collective action featuring parrots, pink dolphins and six-legged beetles

Oliver Basciano

27, Sep, 2022 @4:13 PM

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Prue Leith, instigator of fourth plinth, resists calls for Queen statue
Bake Off judge, who campaigned to use Trafalgar Square space for contemporary art, says it’s not prominent enough for monarch

Matthew Weaver

27, Sep, 2022 @3:10 PM

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