Monthly Archives: July 2014

Once more into the East

Guilty as charged. Yes, a few weeks ago, I did express the view on Twitter that I could not see the point of another Gilbert & George exhibition. “Haven’t they had enough shows?” I tweeted. At the time, it was a sincerely held view. Regular readers of this column will know already that I am […]

The Oils of War

Many British artists served in the trenches in the First World War and, for the first time, captured the full horror of life on the front line

Missing the Point

With its confused theme, baffling installations and grim pseudo-science, the Liverpool Biennial risks getting completely lost

Here’s Looking at You

Ryan Gander is the coolest conceptual artist on the block. Don’t let that put you off — his work has a lonely poetry that thrills.