Joan Miró

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Flayed and depraved: the Tunisian film that satirises the art world
Yahya Mahayni, the Syrian star of The Man Who Sold His Skin, discusses Kaouther Ben Hania’s Oscar-nominated work, depictions of refugees on screen and working with Monica Bellucci

Arifa Akbar

24, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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The bigger picture: should British museums sell to stay afloat?
As galleries auction off treasures to retain staff and plug cash gaps left by Covid, the art world is divided on ethics of disposal

Vanessa Thorpe Arts and media correspondent

15, Nov, 2020 @9:15 AM

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Spanish civil war art to be shown in London
Exhibition celebrates Spain’s 1937 International Exposition pavilion, which showcased works by Picasso and Miró

Maev Kennedy

24, Dec, 2016 @10:00 AM

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Salvador Dalí diary up for sale in auction of surrealist artefacts
Sotheby’s in Paris to sell private collection covering intertwined lives of some of most famous dada and surrealist artists

Maev Kennedy

19, Apr, 2016 @7:35 PM

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Lee Miller, the mother I never knew
As the son of model and photographer Lee Miller, Tony Penrose spent his childhood with famous artists, but had a difficult relationship with his alcoholic, depressive mother. Now, via her archive, he is finding out who she really was

Chris Hall

19, Mar, 2016 @6:45 AM

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Miró’s Studio review – hallucinatory shop window for the surrealist's later works
Recreation of the painter’s Mallorca studio is a tasteful homage, showing Miró moving beyond political dissent to something less cutting-edge – cosy even

Jonathan Jones

19, Jan, 2016 @4:51 PM

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London gallery to show recreation of Joan Miró's Mallorcan studio
Brothers Eduard and Jordi Mayoral to creae replica of Spanish artist’s purpose-built studio, where Miró was at his most productive

Maev Kennedy

30, Nov, 2015 @7:00 AM

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Facelift for little-known Paris pagoda that houses 10-metre Miró Buddha
Most of those strolling around the Lac Daumesnil are unaware of the magnificent Grande Pagode, but now it is hoping to attract more visitors

Kim Willsher

31, May, 2015 @3:20 PM

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Miró spirit flies free again from Mallorca vaults

Eleven unseen works in exhibition of contrasts bring new insights into Spanish master of fluidity

Hannah Ellis-Petersen in Palma de Mallorca

11, Jul, 2014 @6:26 PM

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Yorkshire Sculpture Park: from blot on the landscape to thing of beauty

Founder Peter Murray on how the park once accused of desecrating the countryside is now 2014 UK museum of the year

Mark Brown, arts correspondent

11, Jul, 2014 @5:46 PM

Peter Capaldi: 'A lot of surrealist art is about sex' - video

Peter Capaldi takes us through the history of surrealism, from its origins in the cafes of Paris with André Breton to Dalí's lobster phone and Oppenheim's furry teacup

23, Apr, 2014 @8:02 AM

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The 10 weirdest artworks ever

Jonathan Jones: From sexy heels trussed and presented on a silver platter to Damien Hirst's formaldehyde shark, a tour through some of the strangest, most shocking surrealist art around

Jonathan Jones

14, Mar, 2014 @12:28 PM

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