Anish Kapoor

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‘I love the dog, the sandals, everything!’: eight artists on their favourite paintings in the National Gallery
As the National Gallery in London turns 200, we ask celebrated artists to pick the artwork from the collection that means most to them

Introduced by Rachel Cooke. Interviews by Killian Fox and Sarah Crompton

18, Feb, 2024 @8:00 AM

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Emin’s nudes, Sickert’s bedroom and fictional photography – the week in art
Tracey Emin’s first show since her illness, an overdue retrospective for Walter Sickert and Rodney Graham dips his toe in cubism

Jonathan Jones

22, Apr, 2022 @2:49 PM

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Venice in Vantablack: Anish Kapoor’s disappearing act
The artist learned of the technology that absorbs nearly all visible light in the Guardian. As two shows featuring it open, he talks of a ‘stupid’ spat, his new foundation and dismay with England

Charlotte Higgins in Venice

21, Apr, 2022 @2:02 PM

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Anish Kapoor on vaginas, recovering from breakdown and his violent new work: ‘Freud would have a field day’
Why has the artist painted scenes of bloodletting, decapitation and a woman with 10,000 breasts? He’s scared to talk about it – but he can explain his fascination with vaginas and the world’s blackest black

Jonathan Jones

30, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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From Hokusai to Himid: the unmissable art and architecture of autumn 2021
Hokusai explodes into Britain, Sebastião Salgado paddles up the Amazon, Lubaina Himid gets a retrospective – and an eccentric postmodern bath finally opens to the public

Adrian Searle, Jonathan Jones , Oliver Wainwright and Sean O’Hagan

26, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Brutal Bacon, wild Gehry and unmissable Abramovic: 2021's best art, architecture and photography
Rodin, Bacon and Eileen Agar will be big, but Abramovic’s art attack could eclipse them all. Plus Frank Gehry unleashes a tornado and Helen Levitt shows how street photography should be done

Jonathan Jones, Adrian Searle, Oliver Wainwright and Sean O’Hagan

31, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Anish Kapoor shines in Norfolk and a load of men are dismantled – the week in art
The Photographers Gallery reopens post-lockdown with portraits of humour and humanity, masculinity is on show at the Barbican, and Grayson Perry’s pots are back in Bath

Jonathan Jones

10, Jul, 2020 @2:54 PM

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Anish Kapoor says art gallery 'tokenism' with diversity must end
Sculptor criticises ‘lip service paid to cultural representation’ as own exhibition at Houghton Hall, Norfolk, nears launch

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

09, Jul, 2020 @3:36 PM

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'It's exciting!': Tracey Emin, Anish Kapoor and Jake Chapman on the statue-topplers
Jake Chapman wants Colston beheaded, Anish Kapoor wants a memorial to the millions killed by slavery, and Tracey Emin is thrilled the ‘stale old men’ are going. Artists and sculptors respond to statue outrage

Stuart Jeffries

11, Jun, 2020 @10:47 AM

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Modi's plan to rebuild India's parliament draws fierce criticism
Anish Kapoor among those pouring scorn on redevelopment of Lutyens’ central vista, branding it an act of ‘political fanaticism’

Hannah Ellis-Petersen South Asia correspondent

21, May, 2020 @10:29 AM

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Modi the fanatic is using the coronavirus crisis to destroy India's heritage | Anish Kapoor
A destructive redevelopment of Lutyens’ parliament buildings in Delhi is being rushed through to cement the PM’s legacy

Anish Kapoor

21, May, 2020 @10:28 AM

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UK could become 'cultural wasteland' due to coronavirus, say leading artists
Letter signed by hundreds of creative figures including PJ Harvey, Anish Kapoor and Rufus Wainwright calls on government support

Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent

26, Apr, 2020 @11:51 AM

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