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Art: Diane Arbus

    Her take on life’s freak show was undoubtedly unique — yet Diane Arbus’s inspired eye wasn’t staring, but sharing. Waldemar Januszczak is hooked

    Art: Degas, Sickert and Lautrec

      Three great Euro painters in the home of British art. Waldemar Januszczak’s seen the one about two Frenchmen and a Dane — but does he get it? Erm…

      Art: Gaze of thunder

        Edvard Munch looks harder at himself than any other artist. His unsparing paintings are simply transfixing, says Waldemar Januszczak

        Art: Congo the chimpanzee

          Even Picasso was a fan. What makes the paintings of Congo the chimpanzee so beguiling, asks Waldemar Januszczak

          Art: The rocky rehung picture show

            Tate Britain’s New Displays rewrites the story of British art — trouble is, the result is a nonsense, says Waldemar Januszczak

            Art: Behind the Iran curtain

              The British Museum has rightly tried to shed light on ancient Persia, but Waldemar Januszczak isn’t sufficiently dazzled

              Art: Good vibrations

                Cecily Brown is that rare thing, an artist who captures the sensation of sex, says Waldemar Januszczak

                Art: Home is where the art isn’t

                  The Serpentine’s latest reality show is a tale of domestic drudgery. But Giancarlo Neri’s Writer raises a smile for Waldemar Januszczak

                  Art: On the rocks

                    Diamonds are the most dazzling of gems, so why put them in a show that dims their natural brilliance, asks Waldemar Januszczak

                    Art: The Germans are coming …

                      But there’s nothing to fear as The Triumph of Painting limps into the Saatchi. It’s a veteran, Anselm Kiefer, who’s stealing the show for Waldemar Januszczak