Van Gogh Museum gets multicoloured make-over

Redisplay puts more emphasis on what draws visitors to the Amsterdam institution—the artist’s tortured life

Published online: 27 November 2014

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V&A casts new light on plaster casts

Refurbished gallery reopens after conservators clean 19th-century plasters and uncover their makers’ pioneering techniques

Published online: 27 November 2014

At Harvard, three become one

The college’s art is united under Renzo Piano’s roof

Published online: 13 November 2014

With new exhibition space, Berlin's photography scene grows

C/O Berlin reopens today in the Amerika Haus near the Helmut Newton Foundation and Museum für Fotografie

Published online: 30 October 2014

Prince Albert opens Monaco’s Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation

Organisation opens to researchers next month and to the public by appointment in March 2015

Published online: 29 October 2014

Musée Picasso reopens après la guerre

Peace terms allows former director to return to organise first hang

Published online: 23 October 2014


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