Perry’s pots – Brexiteers and Remainers Grayson Perry’s new exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery provocatively – as ever the master of iconoclasm – titled The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever! centres round 2 large pots which record the Nation’s feelings about Brexit: one pot representing the Brexiteers and the other the Remainers. The pots are sized […]
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Alberto Giacometti with his plaster sculptures at the Venice Biennale, 1956. Photograph: Alinari/Roger-Viollet Alberto Giacometti was born in the Swiss Alps in 1901, eldest son of a well-known Impressionist painter. He is famous for his tall, thin, bleak figures – humans honed almost to knife sharpness. He began his artistic career as a Surrealist but […]
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Hurvin Anderson, Is it OK to be black? 2016. (Detail) The Turner Prize was set up in 1984 to encourage wider appreciation of contemporary art and has become one of the best known visual art prizes in the world. Each year 4 artists are short-listed. They must be “British” which means either working mainly in […]
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https://i1.wp.com/kidsartuk.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Raphael.jpg?fit=675%2C423&ssl=1423675Barbarahttp://kidsartuk.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/kidsart_reg.pngBarbara2017-06-03 14:47:182017-06-04 09:42:20Raphael: The Drawings at the Ashmolean, Oxford until 3 September 2017