JMW Turner

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Turner: Art, Industry and Nostalgia review – Fighting Temeraire sets Tyneside ablaze
How do you make Turner’s most famous painting cool? Take it to Tyneside, where it’s end-of-an-era magnificence takes on a whole new ghostly meaning

Jonathan Jones

09, May, 2024 @4:09 PM

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Art unlocked: critics on the one work that explains the great artists, from Turner to Basquiat
Expressionism, sculpture, video: the art world is so vast and varied it can be difficult to know where to start, even with its biggest names. Our writers suggest the one piece that can help you understand masters old and new

Jonathan Jones, Rianna Jade Parker, Skye Sherwin & Nicholas Wroe

13, Apr, 2024 @10:55 AM

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Are you bored yet? Five art shows to be dazzled by over the Christmas season
From Lucian Freud to Turner and the mysteries of ancient Egypt, here are some of the best exhibitions across the country right now

Jonathan Jones

28, Dec, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Iced gems: art, books, music and more to keep the home fires burning this winter
From storm-tossed seascapes to skating on the Thames, our cultural critics select wintry wonders for the season’s dark days

Sam Jordison, Rebecca Liu, Keza MacDonald, Skye Sherwin and Jenessa Williams

19, Dec, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Ruskin’s ‘loveliest’ view under threat in Kirkby Lonsdale
Tourist spot made famous by Ruskin, Turner and Wordsworth may be washed away if £1m is not found for repairs

Mark BrownNorth of England correspondent

25, Nov, 2022 @2:30 PM

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Cash as canvas, Turner returns and footy gets fashionable – the week in art
An exhibition on money as protest art, the creativity of terrace culture in Merseyside and Frick Collection treasures visit the National – all in your weekly dispatch

Jonathan Jones

04, Nov, 2022 @12:03 PM

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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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‘Forgotten master’: English artist whose work was lost for 120 years celebrated
John Louis Petit, who captured England’s changes during 19th century, ‘worthy of comparison with Turner’

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

15, Sep, 2022 @10:22 AM

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Fred Cuming obituary
Landscape artist and teacher who captured the beauty of England’s cloudy and rainy skies

Charles Darwent

21, Jul, 2022 @4:12 PM

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Turner’s turn-ons and Freud’s family affair – the week in art
The great landscape artist’s lesser known erotic art goes on show in London while Lucian Freud is at Sigmund’s house and Jay Jopling’s White Cube crew are off to the countryside

Jonathan Jones

08, Jul, 2022 @11:00 AM

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JMW Turner and sex: exhibition offers insight into private life of artist
Rarely seen erotic drawings offer glimpse into the painter’s private life and relationship with women

Mark Brown

03, Jul, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Just Stop Oil activists glue themselves to Turner painting frame in Manchester
Supporters of group say young people have ‘nothing to lose any more’ as they call for end to new oil and gas projects

Damien Gayle

01, Jul, 2022 @5:08 PM

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