Photography

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Returning pupils need a gold star, not ‘behaviour hubs’. Poor work, Mr Williamson | Tim Adams
Generosity of spirit can play a pivotal role in the classroom – perhaps someone should tell the education secretary

Tim Adams

11, Apr, 2021 @6:15 AM

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The big picture: stepping out in style
American photographer Dawoud Bey displays his uncanny ability to get under the skin of his subjects

Tim Adams

11, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The River Lea is plagued by pollution – it is no place for a swim | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to a photo essay on bathers in the River Lea at Hackney Marshes in east London

Letters

08, Apr, 2021 @2:43 PM

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A cartoon before first communion: Susan Kandel’s best photograph
‘Left to her own devices, she’d be in a T-shirt and out in the dirt. But she’s been told to be good, stand still and not mess up her dress’

Interview by Henry Yates

07, Apr, 2021 @2:36 PM

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The horror safari: why was Francis Bacon so triggered by dead elephants?
When the great painter died, 200 macabre photographs of elephant carcasses were found in his studio. They were by Peter Beard – and they propelled the artist into the heart of darkness

Jonathan Jones

07, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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'They are living maps': how Richard Mosse captured environmental damage in the Amazon
In a new set of photos, environmental degradation in the Amazon is explored to shine light on ‘a hideously complex story’

Daniel Milroy Maher

06, Apr, 2021 @5:51 AM

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The big picture: the end of the Easter eggs
Belgian photographer Nick Hannes spent last year capturing his wife and daughters as they coped with the trials of lockdown

Tim Adams

04, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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ER for animals: inside Australia's Currumbin Wildlife hospital – a photo essay
Vets, nurses and volunteers have been treating sick, injured and orphaned native animals on the Gold Coast for 32 years

Lisa Cox with photography by Doug Gimesy

02, Apr, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Eye-popping $2m doodles and genius special effects – the week in art
A taster of Jean Dubuffet’s cartoon-like pictures are online, National Galleries of Scotland gives Ray Harryhausen a ‘virtual experience’ and the British Museum delivers a brief history of the world through objects

Jonathan Jones

02, Apr, 2021 @1:00 PM

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High-flying Brooklyn boys on a magical trampoline: Jamel Shabazz's best photograph
‘I came upon them in an abandoned parking lot. Watching them was like reliving my own childhood’

Amy Fleming

31, Mar, 2021 @3:08 PM

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Wasteland wanderer: how Tish Murtha captured the beating heart of Tyneside
Kids at rubbish tips, adolescents on the dole, sex workers in the street … the photographer made marginalised lives matter. But recognition came too late. Now her daughter’s making a film about her extraordinary life

Diane Smyth

30, Mar, 2021 @2:54 PM

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Honey, they shrunk the art … top artists create works for tiny gallery
Creative giants from Hirst to Hambling have produced masterpieces a few centimetres across for a scaled-down show

Vanessa Thorpe

28, Mar, 2021 @7:00 AM

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