Basquiat, a giant flag, a spaceship, Renaissance masters, Moomins, embroidery and lovely lights.
Kardashian’s selfie is a hymn to the female body that harks back to the liberating portrayals of ample women in Renaissance and baroque art – and proves that ours is the most misogynist age in history
Just in time for Asia Art week New York, The ingenious GalleryLOG and the insightful Asian Art scholar Michael Goedhuis have teamed up to bring you a fascinating 2 min video on artist Wei Ligang’s revolutionary pictorial language now on view until the 22nd of March
Every week Kimberley will attempt to combine her knowledge into contrasting aspects of artistic studies: History of Art and Contemporary Art and Theory. Her challenge = to pick a room of the National Gallery, London at random and find a painting there, whether it be Gothic, Renaissance, Impressionist or Medieval in style, to analyse using contemporary theory.
Robert Walpole is recognised as Britain’s first Prime Minister but he was also known for amassing an impressive art collection in his ancestral home of Houghton Hall.