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19 January 2018

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London Art Fair 2018 Artlyst Chooses Six Of The Best

Artlyst chooses six of the best from the 2018 London Art Fair. The London Art Fair is the capital’s longest running Contemporary and Modern...

16 January 2018

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London Art Fair 2018 – Everything You Need To Know About It – Guide

Overview: The London Art Fair is the capitals longest running Contemporary and Modern art fair. Now in its 30th year, the event presents leading...

13 January 2018

Arabella Dorman Unveils New Installation At St James Church Piccadilly

St James Piccadilly is one of the best loved churches in London. It is the perfect pairing for a new installation by the artist...

6 January 2018

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Frank Gehry: Fondation Louis Vuitton Paris – An Architect’s Impression – Alex Murray

I had never experienced a Frank Gehry up-close. Never stood slack-jawed, gawping at the gymnastic splendours that the photographs in the glossies promise.

Sean Scully Indisputably The Most Universal Living Contemporary Artist- Edward Lucie-Smith

One name immediately sprang to mind - that of the born Irish, once British, now American painter Sean Scully.

3 January 2018

Last Chance London Art Exhibitions Closing January 2018

While the New Year has lots of great exhibitions to look forward to (see the Artlyst guide to exhibitions in 2018) there are also...

2 January 2018

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Ten Must See Art Exhibitions Out Of London 2018

Here are Artlyst’s tips for the ten must-see exhibitions outside of the capital this year.

2 January 2018

Transgender Artist Ela Xora Hospitalised During Hunger Strike Over Piers Morgan Comment

Over the New Year period, transgender artist Ela Xora collapsed and was taken to hospital after six days of hunger strike against historically inaccurate...

29 December 2017

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Dearly Departed: Acknowledging Art Figures Who Died In 2017

Dearly Departed: 2017 has been a momentous year with a first-rate Documenta and Venice Biennale. The year introduced us to a number of new...

28 December 2017

Guide To Upcoming London Art Exhibitions 2018

2018 will offer a variety of exhibitions to cater for everyone's taste in art from spending time with modern masters such as a year...

22 December 2017

Ticket Winners Announced: London Art Fair 2018 Competition

Answer the three questions below correctly and we will enter you into our draw for a free ticket (Value £46) admitting two to the...

21 December 2017

London Christmas Museum Guide 2017 – What’s Open, What’s Closed

Artlyst has produced a helpful guide to the closing times of the major London museums and galleries during Christmas 2017 holiday period.

20 December 2017

Italian Artist Andrea Martinelli The Return Of Humanism In Portraiture

Over the next few months, we will be profiling a number of international artists of importance. The Italian artist, Andrea Martinelli, is highlighted here...

17 December 2017

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Paul Carey-Kent Chooses His Top London Exhibitions 2017 

Paul Carey-Kent chooses his top exhibitions for 2017

15 December 2017

Banksy Gives Rare 60 Second Interview For London Metro 

In a rare interview with London's Metro the elusive street artist Banksy has let the drawbridge down and gone public.

13 December 2017

Art Basel Miami Beach Satellite Fairs Report 2017

Here is our annual report on how the other fairs did this year during Art Basel Miami Beach week. We are still looking for...

Guide Miami Beach Art Week 2017 Plus Satellite Fairs And Museums

The week of Miami Beach Art Basel has become a major event for Miami and the global art pack.

23 November 2017

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ParisPhoto 2017 Ebbs And Flows – by Zoltan Alexander

The Grand Palais always starts with the Mini Palais, the hidden corner café-bar-restaurant filled with friends, collectors, art lovers and the media.

18 November 2017

Shui Shi Liu: International Artist In Profile By Isa Freeling

I was asked to go out to Maspeth to meet an artist. I wasn’t even sure where Maspeth was. Queens itself intimidates me since...

Paul Carey-Kent Presents Recommended London Art exhibitions November 2017

Paul Carey-Kent presents his recommended London Art exhibitions for November 2017. It is a varied selection containing a number of different mediums and styles.

11 November 2017

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Chantal Meza: Painting A State of Terror – Profile By Dr. Brad Evans

The Mexican painter Chantal Meza (born 1989) takes us on a deeply moving and challenging journey through the intimate realities of her worlds of...

11 November 2017

Art Awakening Humanity Conference Report – Revd Jonathan Evens

Art Awakening Humanity was an afternoon of short talks and meditations organised by St Stephen Walbrook in partnership with Awakened Artists and Watkins Mind...

30 October 2017

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Paris Art Exhibitions Autumn 2017 Black Flags, Bears And Reflections

While Touring around Paris attending the 44th edition of FIAC at the Grand Palais, Zoltan Alexander encountered countless art exhibitions throughout the city.

26 October 2017

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Monochrome: A World Void Of Colour Explored At The National Gallery

Monochrome: Painting in Black And White is an extraordinary new show at the National Gallery in London.

25 October 2017

FIAC 2017 The Grande Dame of Art Fairs By Virginie Syn

FIAC opened this year under an incredible Indian summer heat. One could see the clear blue sky through the glass roof of the magnificent...

21 October 2017

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Juan Muñoz: Masterwork Double Bind Returns At PLANTA After Sixteen Years

The monumental installation Double Bind by the late Spanish artist Juan Muñoz was first seen in spectacular form in 2001

21 October 2017

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Under The Church: Meet Mayfair Gallerist Iain Michael Brunt’s Latest Project

Tucked under the church off Weighhouse Street in Mayfair I found Iain Michael Brunt; whom after a move from impressionism into modern art has...

20 October 2017

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FIAC Paris Opens To Strong Sales And Buzzy Optimistic Atmosphere 

Paris is transformed once again into the world capital of contemporary art with the FIAC, the International Contemporary Art Fair. A veritable institution recognized worldwide, the...

18 October 2017

Artist Ben Eine Creates Process Video For Kaspersky Lab – Watch Video

The London based International Street Artist Ben Eine has created a video exploring his art practice for Kaspersky Lab.

15 October 2017

Central St Martins in the Fields Design Then And Now

Throughout its history, St Martin-in-the-Fields has looked beyond its own doors and played an active role in wider social, humanitarian and international issues.

15 October 2017

Migration, Cyber Women, and Breast Ironing: New Art Prize explores diverse themes

An exciting new prize has arrived on the UK art scene. The Emerging Female Artists prize was initiated by the arts and human rights...

13 October 2017

Unmistakable Art For Uncertain Times – Frieze Week Report By Zoltan Alexander

Apart from the usual twin events, the 15th edition of FRIEZE London, bringing more than 160 international galleries together and FRIEZE Masters