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    Sex, death and Rodin: the devilish bronze rediscovered after 100 years

    Sex, death and Rodin: the devilish bronze rediscovered after 100 years

    Auguste Rodin made sculpture modern by wrestling with its past. His art is a tangled sensual battle of old and new in which Michelangelo and the classical nude give birth…

    Philosopher Portraits: Famous Philosophers Painted in the Style of Influential Artists

    Philosopher Portraits: Famous Philosophers Painted in the Style of Influential Artists

    Ludwig Wittgenstein/Piet Mondrian: What do the Austrian-British philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein and the Dutch painter Piet Mondrian have in common? For philosopher and artist Renée Jorgensen Bolinger, the two have similar…

    Anish Kapoor ‘queen’s vagina’ sculpture at Versailles vandalised again

    Anish Kapoor ‘queen’s vagina’ sculpture at Versailles vandalised again

    Sculpture officially called ‘Dirty Corner’, in Palace of Versailles gardens, was attacked in June then cleaned but this time graffiti will stay ‘to bear witness’ A controversial sculpture by artist…

    ‘He loved weightlifting and buying jewels’: Andy Warhol’s friends reveal all

    ‘He loved weightlifting and buying jewels’: Andy Warhol’s friends reveal all

    He worked out all the time, loved sex (contrary to popular belief), was a father figure to rejects – and would chat on the phone for hours. The people closest…

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