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The Pack by Joseph Beuys

    Frightening times bring to mind a disturbing installation, says Waldemar Januszczak

    Do It, Serpentine Gallery; Super Blue Omo, Njideka Akunyili Crosby

      The Serpentine’s daft ‘Do It’ project doesn’t do it for me — they could survey developments by black artists instead, says Waldemar Januszczak

      The Polish Rider by Rembrandt

        Waldemar Januszczak finds striking parallels between the painter’s mysterious subject and Clint Eastwood

        Kimono: Kyoto to the Catwalk

          A virtual exhibition wraps up the rich and dynamic history of this exquisitely beautiful Japanese garment, says Waldemar Januszczak

          Beethoven Frieze by Gustav Klimt

            The unexpected TV appearance of Klimt’s painting reminds us of its peculiarity, says Waldemar Januszczak

            Tate Modern anniversary: 20 years of wow

              When the gallery opened in 2000 it changed the way we see art. Waldemar Januszczak examines its meteoric impact

              Life? or Theatre? by Charlotte Salomon

                Waldemar Januszczak struggles to pin down the masterwork of a German Jewish refugee who murdered her grandfather

                How the great artists responded to lockdowns

                  Waldemar Januszczak looks at what artists such as Van Gogh and Picasso created in enforced isolation

                  The Nightmare by Henry Fuseli

                    Waldemar Januszczak looks at how one artist captured the ability of dreams to set our nerves on end

                    The Ricotta Eaters by Vincenzo Campi

                      What links a little-known Italian artist, Shakespeare and red trousers? A painting of cheese eaters, with a bitter aftertaste