Monthly Archives: September 2010

Eadweard Muybridge, Tate Britain

The pioneering photographer was a showman, an obsessive husband and ultimately a murderer. Yet he was also a profoundly important artist

Treasures from the eastern bloc

Budapest’s priceless artworks are the subject of the Royal Academy’s blockbuster autumn show. Our critic headed there to get the back story

Naked prejudice

He is berated as an arrogant paedophile who falsified his own life story. Even his talent is often dismissed. Yet Gauguin is a falsely maligned genius