The best modern art was made in times of crisis and terror, meaning this museum has never been a relaxing visit. But where better to discover the true meaning of a changed world?
As another religious painting restoration goes horribly wrong, we take a look at some of the finest examples of butchered statues, art installations and frescoes
The artist on working with the world’s blackest substance, the troubled legacy of his Olympic sculpture and the state of the art world today
Artist of ‘radiant drawings’ and epic sculptures wins for her project to overturn negative view of older women expressed by famous 1905 painting
It had New Yorkers queueing to spend a penny. Now it’s been plumbed into the palace where Churchill was born. We meet the artist-prankster behind the throne once offered to Trump
Surreal works from the home of François-Xavier Lalanne and his wife Claude expected to fetch up to £20m