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Art World in a spin over new 5 year-old 'genius'

Five-year old schoolboy, Max Collins, has had quite a week as he has been plucked from total obscurity and is now the toast of the art world and tipped for super-stardom. 245 more words

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Hardcore Showing Ensures Boro Win on Aggregate

The artist with her latest sculpture, ‘Tom Pett Drinks Break, 2017’

World exclusive, by our art correspondent, Brian Spewall.

It’s a fine art managing a football club nowadays and… 329 more words

VL#4 From Archive to Interview, Contemporary art in general public commentary and representation

Lecture: Dr. Angela Rogers

Bobby Baker’s Diary Drawings

Thomas Schutte at Doris C. Freedman Plaza, presented by the Public Art Fund

People walk next to an artwork entitled Old Friends by Thomas Schutte from Germany at ARCOmadrid… 612 more words

MA 1 Visual Enquiry

Newsletter: December 2017

YaPhoto – Yaounde Photo Network held a series of events in Yaounde from 27 November to 2 December to conclude the pilot phase of the Cameroonian photography platform launched a year ago. 649 more words


Turner Prize win places Wolverhampton at centre of art debate

She was a founding member of the British Black Arts Movement – which grew out of Wolverhampton in the 1980s. The ARTS FOUNDRY assesses reaction to the latest winner of the UK art scene’s most controversial prize… 1,045 more words

Contemporary Art

The Turner Prize 2017

The Turner prize is by far one of the most prestigious art awards in the world. Every other year the nominees are held outside of London and this year it was held in Hull, as it has been named the winner of the “European Capital of Culture” award. 336 more words


Political Activism in Paint

When I first encountered Lubaina Himid’s paintings and installation pieces, I didn’t understand how such vibrant, vital work could have emerged from such a colourless place as Preston, a city in Lancashire close to where I grew up, and the place where Lubaina lives, paints and teaches. 157 more words