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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Mary J. Blige and more Miami gossip

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami's fair-goers

Today’s horoscope for: Dealers

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Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami fair-goers: day 3

Today’s horoscope is for critics

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Mark Ronson parties with royalty and more Miami gossip

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami's fair-goers

Today's horoscope is for artists

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami fair-goers

Today's horoscope is for collectors

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Party with a dinosaur and more Miami gossip

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Jeremy Deller and Studio Voltaire throw a European party for Remainers

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Kehinde Wiley talks politics, painting and portraying Michael Jackson as he unveils new works in London

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Celebration and self-deprecation at Apollo Awards

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Tate’s Art Now supporters circle launched with venom and elixir

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Gilbert & George’s Fuckosophy fest at London's White Cube

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Your correspondent goes Inside Pussy Riot—and gets a wake up call

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Bruce McLean interviews himself as he launches his autobiography

He asked himself "ten difficult questions"

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Jarvis Cocker lights up the Hamlyn Awards with a Powerpoint

Pulp front man was the MC for the awards ceremony

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Rainbow Aphorisms bring sunshine—and wisdom—to south London

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The Rachel Report

Ashley just wants to have fun

The Bali-based artist Ashley Bickerton has his first US survey at the Flag Art Foundation

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The Rachel Report

Smells like Marina spirit

Abramovic’s show in 2020 at London’s Royal Academy of Arts will mark the first time a woman has been the subject of a retrospective at the prestigious institution

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Getting high with JFK

Teenagers in California’s Coachella Valley have found a creative way of “engaging” with the art on view at Desert X

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Taking the alphabet by the horns

Rarely is an instrumental concert as visually exciting as it is aurally, but that was the case at the Darmstadt Ensemble’s quirky recent performance

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Icelandic songs and ancestral sausages mark end of Peter Liversidge’s Southwark show

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Sex, violence and technology at the Freelands Foundation salon

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Let there be light: London artists take on encroaching property developers

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Frieze 2017

Frieze diary: Alex Katz's kicks, tales of the Unexpected, plus more London gossip

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Artistic solutions in abundance at the Art Licks Weekend

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The Rachel Report

Nitsch plays the other kind of organ

The 79-year-old Viennese Actionist Hermann Nitsch is legendary for his decades-long exploration of religious rituals and violence

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Never mind the bollocks

The British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood may have helped bring punk into the mainstream, but lately she’s been busier making the mainstream look punk

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Storage wars in the Lower East Side

The conceptual artist Aaron Flint Jamison caused a stir last month when he decided that for his solo exhibition at Miguel Abreu Gallery he would show only works in the gallery’s storage

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El Hanani, quickest on the draw in SoHo

For nearly half a century, Jacob El Hanani has been composing obsessively detailed drawings using a Rapidograph pen, typically employed by architects

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In the frame

Maria Callas dazzles in Paris

Divas never go out of fashion

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In the frame

Street artist Banksy up in arms about arms

The event Art the Arms featured other artist-activists such as the Guerrilla Girls and Peter Kennard

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Draw your own conclusions

Fill in the blanks of art crimes solved and unsolved with two new adult colouring books

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A Syrian in space

The astronaut Muhammed Faris was hailed a national hero in 1987 after accompanying a Soviet crew on a trip to the Mir space station

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Ofili adds restaurant design to his CV

To celebrate its 50th birthday this year, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago has given itself a gift as part of a building redesign: a new restaurant

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Sprüth Magers London reopening and Gary Hume show reunites YBA clan

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Jenny Holzer occupies Blenheim with memories of war and a flying dragon

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Herald St gallery opens its new West End space with crossed fingers

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Vadim Zakharov gives Stephen Fry’s history of classical music a lease of Russian life at the Whitechapel

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Tom Phillips celebrates his 80th birthday with a ‘chance opera’

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Much admiration—and the art of noise—as Tate and Rachel Whiteread kick-off the new art season

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Andy and Peter Holden’s nesting instincts make for an extraordinary installation in south London

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London exhibitions part 2: black rights on both sides of the Atlantic and Middle Eastern spaceship diners

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London exhibitions part 1: female Surrealists reclaim the body, a peek into Matisse’s studio and an exploration of the artist-sitter dynamic

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Boundary blurring, bacchanals and rude food at David Roberts Art Foundation’s last hurrah in Camden

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Voices from the past talk to our present in Putti’s Pudding at Studio Voltaire

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Roll up, roll up to Britain’s first interfaith charity shop on Selfridges’ third floor

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The Rachel Report

Sequins, Spandex and sculpture and MoMA

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A Service of Lament and Thanksgiving in the shadow of Grenfell Tower

Family, friends and fellow artists filled St Mary’s Church in London’s North Kensington to commemorate and celebrate the young artist Khadija Saye

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The sun sets on twenty years of art clan gatherings at the Hydra Workshops

There are many outstanding events in the art world but few as eagerly anticipated as the annual gathering on the Greek island of Hydra hosted by Pauline Karpidas

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Tears, laughter, thunder and lightning to celebrate Jenni Lomax’s 26 years at Camden Arts Centre

Your correspondent rounded off the speeches at the packed party to celebrate Jenni Lomax, who is stepping down as the director of Camden Arts Centre

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Emma Hart keeps all lines of communication open at unveiling of her Max Mara show

The winner of the 2015-17 Max Mara Women’s art prize has unveiled Mamma Mia!, a spectacular installation that fills the Whitechapel’s number two gallery

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Parry and thrust and pregnant pauses at unveiling of Frieze Sculpture

The exhibition now runs from 5 July until the closing of the art fair on 8 October

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Serpentine Summer Party goes with a swing and a chill

New CEO Yana Peel partnered up with Chanel

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Mark Leckey offers a cathartic shout-out at Cubitt gallery

For his new show Leckey lead a mass rendition of a sound piece that forms a key element of his new installation

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Conrad Shawcross channels Brexit in his St Pancras International sculpture

The official take is that sculpture is “a celebration of mechanics and engineering”

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Ikon artists serve up Brexit on a plate

Artist-designed fundraising dinner for the Ikon Gallery in Birmingham coincided with the first day of Brexit negotiations

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Grayson Perry bites and strokes the hands that feed him at Serpentine preview

Teasingly-titled show, The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever! opened this week

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An artistic comb-over at Rosemarie Trockel’s Skarstedt show

Major Greek collection had agreed to loan the artist’s rarely seen Untitled (1999)

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Pinochet Porn premieres at the Institute of Contemporary Arts

Ellen Cantor worked on experimental feature-length film right up to her death from cancer in 2013

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Architectural practice IF_DO show what they can do with Dulwich Picture Gallery’s pavilion

Move over Serpentine, there’s a new gallery pavilion in town

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Goldsmiths ushers in its new Centre for Contemporary Art with monstrous belly worship and some searing sounds

The purpose of the evening was to introduce—and drum up support for—the Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art

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Oliver Beer and Andrew Hale get some good vibrations at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Dinner celebrated new London gallery

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Mat Collishaw launches his immersive VR portal into the past at Photo London

Most up-to-date photographic technologies come together to uncanny effect in Thresholds

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Venice diary: Rosy Lee dispenses fortunes at the Hotel Metropole to Ai Weiwei and Gavin Turk

Gavin Turk has installed his mechanical fortune-telling sculpture Rosy Lee and more

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Venice diary: riffing on Russia’s revolutionary past at the V-A-C Foundation

Leonid Mikhelson’s foundation launched its new Venetian home in the Palazzo delle Zattere

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Venice diary: New Zealand’s Lisa Reihana makes a grand Biennale entrance

A dramatic waterborne entrance at the new Tese dell’Isolotto Arsenale location and more

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Pop-up love at ZAP shop and sisterly remembrance at Bonhams’s Jackie Collins auction

When times are lean and public funding is on the dwindle, it makes sense to get collegiate

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Thaddaeus Ropac defies the Brexit blues with his new Mayfair gallery

The grand new premises signal a significant gesture of faith in the capital’s future as a European art hub

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Use your loaf: Gavin Turk’s art is mixed with Dub at Brixton Market

Artist is well known for his love of music