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Andy Goldsworthy: Storm King Wall 1997 – 1998 Significant Works – Sue Hubbard

'The child,' Wordsworth famously remarked, 'is father to the man.' Growing up in West Yorkshire, the land was always close to Andy Goldsworthy's heart.

Contemporary Artists In The Spotlight 2023 – Nico Kos-Earle

For this rolling feature Nico Kos-Earle has chosen 15 international artists working in various mediums to look out for in 2023.

David Mach RA: Heavy Metal Pangolin Gallery Kings Cross – Clare Henry

David Mach RA has always worked big. His sculpture always controversial, ambitious, and monumental.

18 January 2023

Women Artists Dominate 2023 Exhibition Schedule

Women artists are set to dominate the exhibition schedule in the major museums and galleries in 2023

9 January 2023

Twelve Out of London Art Exhibitions 2023

Artlyst has selected twelve art exhibitions that will take place out of London and around the UK during 2023.

8 January 2023


Fair Comment 2023: International Art Fair Guide Recommended By Artlyst

The collector's word in the aisles during many of the international art fairs is that there are just too many art fairs!

4 January 2023


Surveying New Exhibitions With A Spiritual Twist January 2023 Art Diary – Revd Jonathan Evens

Surveying current and upcoming exhibitions at the turn of the year provides evidence of the breadth and depth of the past and present engagement...

2 January 2023

London Art Exhibitions 2023 A Month By Month Guide

*UPDATED* Artlyst has put together a month-by-month guide of the best of the London art exhibitions coming in 2023.

2 January 2023


Jonny Briggs: Interview of the Month, January 2023 – Paul Carey-Kent

Jonny Briggs combines photography, performance, and sculpture to explore issues around childhood and identity.

29 December 2022


Alt Power 100 Artlyst 2022 – History Has Its Eyes On You

Presenting the much-coveted Alt Power 100 Artlyst 2022. This is Artlyst's way of acknowledging our industry’s hard work and achievements, as we see and...

Antony Gormley Angel Of The North Significant Works  – Sue Hubbard

Anthony Gormley Angel Of The North: We are enthralled by gigantic statues. The ancient Greeks referred to them as kolossoi.

11 December 2022

Christmas: The Art Of Faith December 2022 Diary – Revd Jonathan Evens

There was a time when Nativity exhibitions routinely featured among the Christmas offerings from London Galleries.

10 December 2022

Richard Schur: Interview of the Month, December 2022 – Paul Carey-Kent

For two decades the Munich-based painter Richard Schur made rectangular compositions taking the grid to new levels of looseness and complexity.

8 December 2022

An Exhilarating Art Week During Miami Art Basel – Virginie Puertolas-Syn

I was very much looking forward to ending the 2022 fair season in Miami. Being Art Basel Miami's 20th anniversary and the last edition...

6 December 2022

Art Basel Miami Beach 2022 Ten Of The Best – Clayton Calvert

Art Basel Miami Beach 2022: The verdict is still out on whether or not the 20th edition of the fair was a runaway success...

5 December 2022

Gainsborough’s House – Suffolk Gets A World-Class Museum – James Payne

After a lengthy refurbishment, thanks to £10 million from The Lottery Fund, one of my favourite museums in the UK, has re-opened, and they...

4 December 2022


Winslow Homer: American Passage An Interview With Biographer Bill Cross

The author of the biography Winslow Homer: American Passage, Bill Cross, is an independent scholar and a consultant to art and history museums.

29 November 2022


Andres Serrano: Talks About Free Speech And NFTs – Artlyst Interview 

Serrano's photograph, Piss Christ (1987), became the subject of a US national debate on freedom of artistic expression.

28 November 2022


Miami Art Week 2022: Artlyst Guide To Fairs And Satellite Events 

The 20th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach takes place in the Miami Beach Convention Centre from 29 November –4 December 2022.

14 November 2022

Glasgow Print Studio Celebrates 50 Years Of Printmaking – Clare Henry

GLASGOW PRINT STUDIO is internationally acclaimed, and its 50th birthday is being celebrated in a major, culturally significant exhibition at the city's main civic...

7 November 2022

Great Art Cities Explained – An Art And Travel Video Series

Following the wildly successful YouTube art history series, Great Art Explained in 15 Minutes, founded in 2020 by art writer and curator James Payne,...

5 November 2022


Romuald Hazoumè: Interview of the Month, November 2022 – Paul Carey-Kent

Beninese artist Romuald Hazoumè has been making his well-known masks for many years, but 'Carnaval', his show at the October Gallery

1 November 2022

Soulages And Strange Clay November 2022 Art Diary – Revd Jonathan Evens

Under an image of Richard Woods' 'Small House' installation at Southwark Cathedral, Fergus Butler Gaillie

24 October 2022

Bill Brandt: Tate Britain Launches Free Photography Exhibition

Tate Britain opens a free new exhibition dedicated to celebrated British photographer Bill Brandt (1904-83).

18 October 2022


Art Vaudeville: Frieze London and Frieze Masters – Nico Kos Earle

Sometimes I wonder if the art fair is a symptom of the internet and our contemporaneous assumption that everything is instantly available at the...

16 October 2022


1-54 Art Fair London: My Six Favourite Exhibits – Lee Sharrock 

As 1-54 celebrates its 10th birthday, the first international art fair to focus on modern and contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora

12 October 2022

Ronit Keret Tears Palazzo Mora Venice – Virginie Puertolas-Syn

The installation of Ronit Keret Tears, presented at the Palazzo Mora in Venice until the end of November, is a striking example of how...

9 October 2022

Alexander de Cadenet And Michael Forbes October 2022 Diary – Revd Jonathan Evens

I begin this month with two exhibitions that touch on religion in the context of exploring identity and end with a series of book-based...

7 October 2022

William Kentridge Ubu Tells The Truth – Significant Works – Sue Hubbard

The white south African artist William Kentridge has used the play Ubu Roito to express his views against South African apartheid and its vicious...

28 September 2022

Pyotr Pavlensky Uncensored The Artlyst Interview With Paul Carter Robinson

Pyotr Pavlensky was born in 1984 in Leningrad. He studied monumental painting at the Saint Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design.

28 September 2022

London Art Fairs Autumn 2022 – Artlyst Guide

Artlyst has compiled a comprehensive guide to the best of the fairs coming to the capital this Autumn.

22 September 2022

Wolfgang Laib: Interview of the Month, September 2022 – Paul Carey-Kent

Wolfgang Laib is an unusual artist: infused with the natural world and Eastern philosophies, he has made consistent and relatively unchanging use of his...