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Being Human review — Wellcome Collection’s latest is ‘a sparse selection of visual clickbait’

    A study of the human condition rarely goes beyond skin deep

    Last Supper in Pompeii review — the Ashmolean’s show will leave you hungry for more

      This evocative exhibition plays brilliantly on our food obsessions

      Life with Picasso by Françoise Gilot review — a fascinating look inside his life by his young lover

        The reissued memoir of Picasso’s mistress is a captivating portrait of a tyrant and an invaluable work of art history

        Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life, Tate Modern review — it’s a kind of magic

          After filling Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall with sunshine, Olafur Eliasson is back with fog, rain and moss

          David Smith, Yorkshire Sculpture Park review — the Michelangelo of welding

            America’s first sculptural giant gets a powerful, ambitious retrospective in Yorkshire

            Cindy Sherman at the National Portrait Gallery review — this joyous retrospective is full of surprises

              Sherman’s exhibition showcases her witty, inventive and unexpectedly moving twists on female stereotypes

              Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing review — the most complete representation of his talent and his journey

                This Queen’s Gallery show offers a route to the truth about this instinctive procrastinator

                Bartolome Bermejo at the National Gallery review — the art history books need to be rewritten

                  Using just seven paintings, the National Gallery has pulled off an eye-opening tribute to the very Spanish Bartolome Bermejo

                  Paula Rego at MK Gallery — the most gripping display in recent UK art

                    A brilliant retrospective in Milton Keynes shows the psychological darkness at the heart of her best work

                    Natalia Goncharova at Tate Modern review — not a convincing case for her talent

                      Tate Modern’s rare show of works by the Russian artist starts foggily and ends the same way