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Bruce Nauman, Tate Modern, London SE1

    Baffling and bleak, Bruce Nauman’s work is hugely influential — and the perfect art for the Covid world

    Artemisia, National Gallery, London WC2

      Snappy, witty, funny: the National Gallery’s new show charts the arrival of a unique female voice

      Look after the pennies and the Tondo takes care of itself

        Here we go again. Just as the arrival of the first swallow signals the start of spring, so the arrival of a financial crisis at the Royal Academy prompts a call for the academy to sell its most prized possession: the Taddei Tondo. Carved in Florence in the early 1500s, this unfinished relief is the […]

        Cecily Brown, Blenheim Palace; Tantra, British Museum

          Some of Cecily Brown’s paintings at Blenheim misfire, but the best are snappy and subversive

          The book of Gauguin: a preview of the rare manuscript Avant et après at the Courtauld

            Waldemar Januszczak is given exclusive access to the most important of the artist’s outpourings at the gallery’s temporary home

            London Grads Now, Saatchi Gallery, London SW3

              A lucky few graduates seize the moment — with work that questions nature and identity

              Titian exhibition: watch Waldemar Januszczak’s tour of the National Gallery’s masterly show

                Titian’s Poesies are united for the first time at the National Gallery, and Waldemar Januszczak is awestruck

                Cranach: Artist and Innovator, Compton Verney

                  Were Lucas Cranach’s paintings of naked ladies there to titillate — or to educate? By Waldemar Januszczak

                  Gordon Parks, Alison Jacques Gallery; Khadija Saye, 236 Westbourne Grove, London

                    A resonant photography exhibition focusing on segregation in 1950s America turns the lens on to the everyday cruelties and injuries of racism

                    Art in lockdown review: the National Portrait Gallery; Art Basel; David Zwirner gallery; Hauser & Wirth

                      The challenges of lockdown have been met with varying degrees of success online by art galleries, says Waldemar Januszczak