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My favourite painting: Marcus Agius

'I was fortunate to be present in New York in 1987 at the auction where the painting achieved its then world-record price of $53.9 million'<p><i>Irises,</i> …

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Yayoi Kusama will debut a new, larger ‘Infinity Mirror Room’ in London

When Yayoi Kusama’s mirror rooms opened at London’s Victoria Miro, people queued for hours just to get a glimpse of them. Images of visitors reflected in her artwork flooded social media and the exhibition travelled the world, captivating audiences as it went.<p>This October, Kusama’s art will return …

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Frank Lloyd Wright Exhibition at MoMA Celebrates the Architect’s 150th Birthday

In celebration of the 150th birthday of acclaimed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, New York's MoMA is holding a comprehensive retrospective. Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive looks at the legend's drawings and architectural models as a way to delve into his pioneering career.<p>The 450 …

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Neuroscientist David Eagleman and composer Anthony Brandt explain how creativity works

‘Bend, blend, break’<p>What makes humans special? Some credit should go to the opposable thumb and the larynx, says neuroscientist David Eagleman, but a lot of it has to do with our ability to be creative and constantly think up new ideas.<p>Eagleman, a professor at Stanford University and writer, …

Why Post-Impressionist Painter Paul Cézanne Is Known as the “Father of Modern Art”

In the late 19th century, Post-Impressionism emerged in France. Unified by a subjective approach to painting, this major art movement was pioneered by Vincent van Gogh and <b>Paul Cézanne</b>, a French painter <b></b>whose work is <b></b>characterized by painterly brushstrokes, an avant-garde approach to perspective, and …

What $110m for a Basquiat painting tells us about the art market

High prices for famous 20th-century artworks driven by wealthy collectors from the US, Russia and the Middle East<p>A painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat has sold for a record $110.5m (£85m) at an auction in New York, in the latest display of the art market’s attraction to super-rich speculators and art …

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Jean-Michel Basquiat breaks US art record with £85m sale

Painting by Basquiat, who died aged 27, is most expensive at auction of any US artist, also breaking record for a black artist<p>A painting by late graffiti artist-turned-expressionist painter, Jean-Michel Basquiat, has become the most expensive at auction of any US artist, fetching $110.5m (£85m) in …

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Minimalist tattoos drawn with one continuous line

Berlin-based artist Mo Ganji creates deceptively simple tattoos using a continuous line.<p>In an interview with <i>Art Jobs</i>, he said:<p>The single line is a …

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50,000 Lights Turn a Giant Japanese Forest into a Glowing Wonderland

A digital waterfall, interactive lily pond, and illuminated cherry blossoms are coming to the Japanese countryside in an ambitious new project from teamLab.<p>A massive park in rural Japan will host six stunning light installations by digital art collective teamLab, transforming trees, lakes, and …

Masterclass: Learning Tools for Artists (Sponsor) | Colossal

<p>For the last 184 years, Winsor & Newton has sought to provide generations of artists with some of the finest paints, brushes, graphic markers, and …

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