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Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty review — a heroic or pointless effort?

    The American artist who dared to go against the grain

    Churchill painting: Art? Don’t make me laugh! It looks like a paint by numbers kit

      Landscape by the war leader could fetch £2.5m at auction next month

      Painting is back — is conceptual art doomed?

        Waldemar Januszczak reviews Mixing It Up at the Hayward Gallery

        Bellotto at the National Gallery — paintings in a different league from his uncle, Canaletto

          Bernardo Bellotto (1721-80) is an indistinct presence in the annals of art.

          Lucian Freud at Tate Liverpool review — the naked truth is revealed

            For once a show of the portrait artist’s work that doesn’t feel like visiting a naturist camp — with your clothes on

            Sophie Taeuber-Arp at Tate Modern — the forgotten genius of artists’ wives

              They cooked, they cleaned — no wonder it took so long to discover the work of women such as Sophie Taeuber-Arp

              Paula Rego at Tate Britain: an overlooked artist to rival Hockney and Bacon

                She is one of the most important artists working in Britain today — she’s brilliant, intense and a bit bonkers. Why is she so perversely overlooked?

                Waldemar Januszczak on how Covid and cancel culture have shaken the art world

                  Our greatest museums and galleries have been tested like never before. Only one hasn’t put a foot wrong

                  Orford Ness is a 5‑star location for the dystopian vision of Afterness by Artangel

                    Artangel’s latest project whips up dystopian fears at an abandoned military base

                    Gustave Moreau at Waddesdon Manor review — dark and decadent

                      The symbolist artist runs riot in these illustrations of classic tales