Stuart Semple was incensed when Kapoor bought the exclusive rights to the world’s blackest paint – so he made what he says is a blacker one and banned him from using it
Two gouaches and landscape allocated to settle £900,000 owed on Cornish artist’s estate
The art of miniature painting shows that perfection is indeed in the details. Using micro painting over 150 years of
Galleries are finally choosing to exhibit works by women – but will they stay on the walls once the trend for representation has passed? It’s all of our jobs to ensure they do
Jeff Koons heads to Oxford, Tracey Emin shows new work in London and the V&A debuts a sumptuous survey of Christian Dior – all in our weekly dispatch
As the masters celebrate big anniversaries, who reaches more powerfully across the centuries – and who deserves to hit the canvas?