25 June 2020

London’s Masterpiece Art Fair Moves Online – Edward Lucie-Smith

The Masterpiece Art Fair, a regular feature of the summer season in London, is now up online and will be available there until 28 June.

26 May 2020

BP Portrait Award Survives Online – Edward Lucie-Smith

As the National Portrait Gallery closes its doors, not just in response to the Coronavirus epidemic, but in preparation for a three-year rehab, the annual BP Portrait Award survives online, as a virtual show. The 2020 exhibition is now up for view on the web.

6 May 2020


Frieze NY 2020 Moves From Randall Island To A Laptop Near You

In light of global health concerns regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus) and following advice and restrictions from local, national, international and health authorities, Frieze NY 2020 has moved from Randall’s Island Park to a laptop near you. 

28 April 2020


British Museum Puts Four Million Objects Online 

The British Museum today launches a major revamp of its online collection database, allowing over 4 million objects to be seen by people anywhere in the world.

16 April 2020


Artemisia Gentileschi A Retrospective – Edward Lucie-Smith

The much-anticipated Artemisia Gentileschi exhibition at the National Gallery in London has now been indefinitely postponed, to the disappointment of many.

27 January 2020


20 August 2016


Unveiled: Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art Masterpieces Go Digital

The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMoCA) has gone digital. Considered one of the finest collections of Western modern art outside Europe and North America, the collection was kept hidden away for nearly four decades after the 1979 Islamic revolution. It was subsequently considered irrelevant by successive governments. Many of the works of art are now available to the public via […]

7 August 2016


Sotheby’s To Launch Online Video Platform To Focus On Leading Museums

The world’s leading museums are the focus of a new online platform developed by Sotheby’s which will promote video content created by many major institutions. The digital hub will be called Sotheby’s Museum Network and it will be featured prominently on Sothebys.com as well as Sotheby’s Apple TV channel. The museums in this network will include internationally-renowned public institutions, such as the […]

16 December 2014


Tate Puts Unpublished Archival Material Of British Artists Online

The Tate Gallery has announced that intimate love letters from Paul Nash to his wife, touching family photographs of Jacob Epstein, unpublished images revealing Eduardo Paolozzi’s playful nature, 45 volumes of Barbara Hepworth’s sculpture records and correspondence from William Nicholson to his son Ben are among the first batch of items to be made available […]

3 September 2014


John Cage Online Happening Marks The Artist Composer’s 102 Birthday

As a tribute to the celebrated American composer John Cage (1912-1992), on what would have been his 102nd birthday

8 December 2012


Stanza Explores The Body As Emergent Properties Of The Environment

The multimedia artist Stanza has been commissioned and unveiled new artwork  made for the Open Data Institute (ODI) , an independent organisation led by  Gavin Starks , and founded by Professors  Sir Tim Berners-Lee  and  Nigel Shadbolt .  The work  is part  of “Data as Culture”…..and  embraces more open (addressable, structured, accountable, continuous) data. “As […]