The Broad Museum in downtown Los Angeles exudes the art world equivalent of that new car smell. The building is stylish, sophisticated, and has the comforting aura of limitless financial resources. On
The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is you
Italian illustrator Federico Babina's latest series imagines a world where Picasso collaborated with Le Corbusier. Italian illustrator Federico Babina has previously united famous architecture and movie
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A new app will allow users to remix the art of pop artist Sir Peter Blake, the first time the artist has consented to his art being used in this way. The Dazzle It app, commissioned as part of the official
BBC Culture polled film critics from around the world to determine the best American movies ever made. The results are surprising – Gone With the Wind appears at 97. America’s films are among its greatest
BBC Arts - BBC Arts - Shooting stars: Lost photographs of Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper & Vivien Leigh by 'Speedy George'
In 1986 we bought a house in Brighton, opposite the home of a nice old antiques dealer called George. My husband Roger was - is - a photographer and George made friendly noises about all the kit he carried.
"If you want to be a writer I wish you luck. The rest is up to you." Acclaimed American crime novelist Elmore Leonard shares his writing personal tips. First broadcast on the Culture Show in October 2006.
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A floating zoo, a sinkhole-inspired film, an underwater theatre for jellyfish and paintings by Aboriginal artists are the highlights of this year’s strange, ever-surprising biennial Just south of Istanbul,
German researchers find computers can use algorithm to copy famous painting styles, including Picasso’s Computers: they make everything so easy these days. They check our spelling for us and help with
William Kentridge | Ugo Rondinone | Emma Hart | The Gap: Selected Abstract Art From Belgium | The Multiverse | Helen Schell | Sensory Systems In leading South African artist William Kentridge’s latest
In the second part of our series on early cinema, we celebrate the courage of Buster Keaton in Steamboat Bill Jr – and four other actors who were tough enough to take the knocks on set Buster Keaton was
The Latin American Fotografia competition celebrates the very best photography in and about the region. The winning entries will appear in a book and an online archive (ai-ap.org) and shown in a travelling
Startlingly different versions of the same Russian poster, revealing an artist struggling to tone down his original vision in order to toe the party line, are revealed for the first time in an exhibition
The Japanese photographer focused obsessively on his wife and muse Yoko from the day they met till the day she left. Then he switched to ravens – and created the best photobook of the last 25 years Masahisa
Architecture critic Jonathan Glancey writes in praise of the world’s great storehouses of knowledge – from the vaulted frescoes of Spain’s Escorial to the timber enigma of China’s National Library. ‘Print
The castle’s derelict, Cinderella’s pumpkin has crashed, and the seagulls are on the attack ... Banksy has opened a theme park called Dismaland at a disused lido in Weston-super-Mare. The show has been
In an exclusive, rare interview the notorious artist tells us about his new theme park project, Dismaland, and shares his thoughts on the contemporary art world Buy the Guardian tomorrow for an exclusive,