Contemporary art

Artist will light up the billboards of Times Square

Chilean-born Alfredo Jaar's installation questions US cultural dominance

Published online: 29 July 2014

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Jeff Koons's double exposure in Paris

Will the artist install balloon sculptures in the Louvre when Centre Pompidou hosts his retrospective?

Published online: 22 July 2014

Damien Hirst's London art space due to open next spring

Situation vacant to oversee artist's exhibitions and collection

Published online: 22 July 2014

Goldsmiths' art school to build public gallery

Fundraising includes auction of works to be donated by star alumni

Published online: 21 July 2014

Hauser & Wirth opens gallery in rural Somerset

Countryside venue houses large-scale sculptures and an exhibition by Phyllida Barlow

Published online: 15 July 2014

Former YBAs and conceptual artists take part in London sculpture trail

Works by Damien Hirst, Gary Hume and Martin Creed will be installed along The Line

Published online: 11 July 2014

 

Imploding up and down Park Avenue

The New York City Parks Department’s public art programme rolls on this summer with an installation of work by the German artist Ewerdt...

Pinault's next show at Palazzo Grassi (more Martial Raysse)

Martial Raysse is having a moment. Last week, the French artist, known for his Pop art innovations, was among the winners of the Japan Art...

Painting a picture of the art world

Artists, we know, are not keen on art fairs. So the art world will be intrigued to see New York-born artist Eric Fischl's take on the...

 

1914-18, how to dazzle a ship

Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez has transformed a ship in Liverpool with dazzle inspired camouflage, a 14-18 Now, Liverpool Biennial and Tate Liverpool commission inspired by the Cubist-style designs devised to confuse enemy submarines during the First World War. See how the ship in the Merseyside Maritime Museum's collection changed colour and outline