20 December 2022 • Mark Westall
This major exhibition at the British Museum will explore the relationship between luxury and power in the Middle East and southeast Europe between 550-30 BC.
British Museum to display newly conserved ancient glass vessels damaged in 2020 Beirut port explosion.
22 August 2022 • Mark Westall
The British Museum is to exhibit eight ancient glass vessels which were damaged in the 2020 Beirut port explosion and… Read More
4 March 2022 • Mark Westall
In a first for the British Museum, a series of exciting new acquisitions by emerging British artists, will be the focus of… Read More
15 January 2022 • Tabish Khan
Tabish Khan the @LondonArtCritic picks his favourite exhibitions to see this month – this time they’re all in museums. Each one comes with a concise review to help you decide whether it’s for you
New NFT platform launches featuring works of Katsushika Hokusai in exclusive partnership with British Museum
24 September 2021 • Mark Westall
LaCollection, a new NFT art platform dedicated to museum and institutional collections, launches with an exclusive partnership with the British… Read More
21 February 2021 • Tabish Khan
Tabish Khan the @LondonArtCritic picks five art exhibitions to see online this month. Each one comes with a concise review to help you decide whether it’s for you.
11 February 2021 • Mark Westall
Where we are… is a new innovative national programme for young people aged 16–24 to co-design meaningful local arts and cultural projects around the UK.
11 November 2020 • Mark Westall
The British Museum has announced it has been awarded a grant of £8.8 million from Arcadia to extend the EMKP for a further 7 years
Major million-dollar artwork by celebrated American artist Jasper Johns donated to the British Museum
2 November 2020 • Mark Westall
With just one day to go until the 2020 US Presidential election, the British Museum announces that it has acquired… Read More
‘Becket2020’ A year-long programme of events marking the 850th anniversary of one of the most shocking crimes in European history, the murder of Thomas Becket.
28 December 2019 • Mark Westall
A year-long programme of events marking the 850th anniversary of one of the most shocking crimes in European history, the murder of Thomas Becket, are unveiled today. ‘Becket2020’
28 December 2019 • Tabish Khan
Anti-US propaganda, lots of sand, maternal grief, a memory palace and a wave of lights.
21 July 2019 • Tabish Khan
A cathedral in Ghana, a scorpion / sphinx, Rembrandt, graffiti, urban exploring and stars.
7 July 2019 • Tabish Khan
A scream, denim landscapes, spiritual art, feathered entities, alone in an office and chunks of wood.
3 February 2019 • Tabish Khan
Killing lions, Medusa, a Gothic castle, Swastikas, a creepy house, glowing slugs and mountains.
11 January 2019 • Mark Westall
This April, the British Museum will present a major new exhibition on the work of Norwegian artist Edvard Munch (1863-1944). Edvard Munch: love and angst will focus on Munch’s remarkable and experimental prints
28 August 2018 • Mark Westall
Ian Hislop has been on a mission to find stories of dissent, subversion and satire hidden within the vast collections of the British Museum, for a new exhibition this autumn.
22 July 2018 • Tabish Khan
The Top 8 Art events to visit this week include: Monet, The Kiss, Hitchcock, ice cream, a boudoir, femininity, a ruin and summer.