Two shows about the black and African experience have opened — one joyous and uplifting, the other neurotic
Poor old art. Somewhere along the line it seems to have become the protest junkie’s victim of choice.
After a harsh few years, the class of 2022 are graduating. Our critic goes to the Royal College of Art’s final show to see what the future holds
He died aged 37, but was already a master in the league of Leonardo
A simple exhibit of these two paintings, 76 years apart, side by side makes for riveting viewing
This celebration of contemporary art is the type of show you wish would come round more often
This rare show of the Norwegian artist’s most personal work is a masterclass in painting, desire and terror
Feminine Power at the British Museum is two exhibitions happening at once.
This inspired take on the classic painter’s motif was set to be my exhibition of the year
The camera loved Elizabeth II as if she were a film star and she loved it back. But I blame the Establishment School of Untalented Lackeys for all those disappointing paintings