Art and design

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LS Lowry’s Going to the Match to go under hammer at Sotheby’s
Salford artist’s 1928 painting of crowd flocking to rugby match is expected to sell for up to £3m

Helen Pidd North of England editor

01, May, 2021 @9:47 AM

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Leslie McCombie obituary
Other lives: Graphic designer who produced displays for the Festival of Britain and was an early green campaigner

Jeremy McCombie

30, Apr, 2021 @5:15 PM

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Hockney beams into Piccadilly and Scots steal the limelight – the week in art
London gets high on Opie, Miró visits the countryside and legendary nightclubs fling open their virtual doors – all in your weekly dispatch

Jonathan Jones

30, Apr, 2021 @2:32 PM

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From spaceships to sweat shops to Studio 54: the world’s greatest nightclubs
A veg patch on the dancefloor, invites printed on cheese, $30,000 makeovers every six weeks … a new show at V&A Dundee celebrates a half-century of club culture. Is it a thing of the past?

Oliver Wainwright

30, Apr, 2021 @6:15 AM

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Poussin painting ‘copy’ to hang in main galleries with new label
The Triumph of Silenus was relegated to storerooms but new study casts it in a new light

Dalya Alberge

29, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Solange Knowles with her hair clips in: Carlota Guerrero’s best photograph
‘This was used as the cover of A Seat at the Table. We left her clips in to show vulnerability – but she still wanted to have a strong gaze, to look people in the eye’

Interview by Amy Fleming

28, Apr, 2021 @2:57 PM

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World’s most valuable stamp expected to sell for up $15m in New York
British Guiana One-Cent Magenta was created in 1856 and is currently on display in London

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

28, Apr, 2021 @12:59 PM

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June Newton obituary
Portrait photographer also known as Alice Springs who excelled at intimate portraits

Veronica Horwell

27, Apr, 2021 @4:34 PM

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Joy of finally seeing art up close in post-lockdown London gallery hop
West End galleries that are allowed to open welcome eager visitors starved of art during Covid

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

25, Apr, 2021 @12:40 PM

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Meet the miniaturist whose tiny homes are a delight
Carmen Mazarrasa builds exquisite doll’s houses where she can control everything – except when the mice decide to move in…

Eva Wiseman

25, Apr, 2021 @12:00 PM

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New Architects 4: young hotshots raise their sights
The latest survey of the UK’s top emerging practices reveals style, wit and a desire to prioritise diversity and the climate crisis over wealthy clients…

Rowan Moore

25, Apr, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Rachel Whiteread: Internal Objects; Thomas Demand review – shelter in a storm
Whiteread’s dazzling lockdown art conjures beauty and mystery from what’s lying around – and inspires us to do the same

Laura Cumming

25, Apr, 2021 @8:00 AM

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