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Ceramicist Magdalene Odundo shines in solo Sainsbury Centre show

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Mega collectors raise $2.3m at Aspen Art Museum's annual ArtCrush benefit

But politics and philanthropy are the hot topics of conversation below the surface

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A reflective journey: Doug Aitken’s hot-air balloon touches down in the Berkshires

The final stop of the artist’s unpredictable tour across Massachusetts included a few final tethered flights and a live concert at a historic home

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Gender-bending 1980s muse paints the town Scarlett at Liverpool show opening

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An art critic’s journey through Upstate New York

The Hudson Valley’s blend of cultural and natural appeal helped a writer celebrate his mid-30s

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Ackroyd & Harvey unveil 52 Beuysian oaks in centre of London as Tate declares climate emergency

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It's a dog-eat-dog art world: London show features canine-themed works chosen by cultured pooches

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This Charming Clan: London’s Marlborough shows 35 artists with the last name Smith

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Tantric shows and couture gowns: Penny Slinger steps into the spotlight

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The Brexit Bunch: fake Farage and counterfeit Corbyn attend the Malekis' pro-EU party

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Love is in the air at the Art Car Boot Fair

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Striking a pose at the Met

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Bruce McLean's cinematic 'cardboard catastrophe' opens at London's Coronet Theatre

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The aerodrome: Michael Stanley remembered at Ikon Gallery

The show is loosely structured around Rex Warner's eponymous novel and co-curated by George Shaw and David Austen

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The gadflies and the gifted: Johnny Dewe Matthews and Andrew Logan at Roche Court

Johnny Dewe Mathews on his exhibition of 1970s photographs at New Art Centre

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Art Basel 2019

Art Basel diary: crime, casinos and cocks

Plus, a pumped-up Mark Zuckerberg

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Rikrit Tiravanija offers cups of sake and space for contemplation at the ICA

“Everything is moving so fast, we need to pause. Here you can do just that with a beautiful glass of sake and a nice comfortable chair.”

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Great artists steal: Alvaro Barrington's new show reveals eclectic range of influences

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Linder goes 'au naturel' for erotic Tuscan exhibition

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Peckham's Pride: Bold Tendencies opens new season with a snaking sewage system and growling cars

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Bodily references and plenty of Bourgeois: Ursula Hauser's collection goes on show at all female exhibition in Somerset

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Margate gains another star: Carl Freedman opens up new seaside gallery

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Do Ho Suh brings Korean tradition to London's Victoria Miro gallery

London-based artist hosts "artist's table" fundraiser for Contemporary Art Society

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Bernard-Henri Lévy makes poetic plea for European solidarity at Thaddaeus Ropac

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Block Universe launches with reflective performance by Sophie Jung

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Venice diary: Prouvost hypnotises and Bonami returns to painterly roots

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Camping out for Camp

We caught up with the crowds waiting to spot celebs—particularly Harry Styles—on the red carpet of tonight’s annual Met Gala

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Frieze New York 2019

Frieze New York diary: from Tom Sachs channeling Family Guy to an art handler at centre stage

Plus, Helena Christensen supports MFA graduates and MoMA screens the de-installation of Picasso's Guernica

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Frieze New York 2019

Frieze New York Diary: from Jean Dubuffet's Coucou Bazar at Tefaf to the celebrity cat Coco Chanel

Plus, NADA condemns Paul Manafort and Frieze does virtual reality

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Sea shanties and sartorial stripes for Peer's nautical shindig honouring Jenni Lomax

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Frieze New York 2019

Frieze New York diary: from Ron Nagle's psychedelic works to Hockney's portrait of a cross-dressing superstar

Plus, the Rubin Museum's wheel of fortune and Videofreex's comeback

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Frieze New York 2019

Frieze New York diary: from Oliver Beer's pot sounds to art dealer Joel Mesler's watercolour portraits

Plus, Mark Zuckerberg and other tech bros as Greek and Roman gods

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The Gossip Girls

New York diary: Brooke Shields and KAWS, elves at the Morgan, plus more art world gossip

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Denzil Forrester's new London retrospective offers zingy blast from the parties of the past

Artist's works from last four decades bring London’s reggae and dub club scene back to life at Stephen Friedman Gallery

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Gavin Turk takes his eggs giant and bronze at Somerset House ovular unveiling

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William Eggleston's signature and style draws London crowds to David Zwirner

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In the frame

Going bold at the Brooklyn Museum

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Boisterous behaviour and a spot of telepathy at Arts Club Quiz fundraiser

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Oscar Murillo remembers late friend Okwui Enwezor in Kettle's Yard exhibition

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Antony Gormley's maiden VR voyage blasts off to the moon

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Green horsewoman of the environmental apocalypse declare climate emergency at Tate

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Florence Peake returns to earthy elements for empathetic exhibition at Bosse & Baum

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Art Basel in Hong Kong 2019

Art Basel in Hong Kong diary: Pharrell Williams, rainbow cakes and the Cat Olympics

Plus, painting under the influence of Viagra

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Mark Wallinger's new sculpture turns the world upside down

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Medieval mummery meets contemporary camp in Paul Kindersley's colourful performance at Selfridges

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Powerful, political and pungent: Mike Nelson's Tate Britain commission

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Praise and plaudits for Studio Voltaire as it gears up for major expansion

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Victoria Beckham and Kate Moss among star-studded guest-list at London National Portrait Gallery gala

The 450-strong guest list spanned fashion royalty in the form of Naomi Campbell and Kate Moss, to actual royalty from Princess Beatrice to the Duchess of Cambridge, who is an NPG patron

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Anthea Hamilton spreads her digitally printed wings at new Thomas Dane exhibition

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The Armory Show

From the archive: gossip from The Armory Show over the years

Donald Judd's studio secrets spilled, multi-tasking gallerists and Glenn Lowry's statement sans collar suit

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Martin Parr photographs patriots, partygoers and Perrys alike in new survey show at London's National Portrait Gallery

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Andy Holden: friends, family and the Cartoon Laws of Motion at London's Cinema Museum

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A gloomy Brittania and a tribute to gay Russian clubbing—political commentary abounds at Drawing Room biennial

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Sarah Lucas puts egg, cement and breezeblocks on the face of Tate Modern's Franz West show

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Frieze LA diary: bright stars, sexy architecture and Kenny Schachter’s hotel dalliance

Plus, an art gallery "rap battle"

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Frieze Los Angeles 2019

Frieze LA diary: Leibovitz’s photo finish, Destroyer smashes it and a mushroom-powered rocket (doesn't) take off

Plus, Suzanne Jackson’s modest gallery revival

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Patti sings 'Because the night belongs to Annie'

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Linda on the loose

Material fair: focused, fresh and festive

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Zona Maco is ripe for a change

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Get lost in the myths and mazes of Large Glass's labyrinthine show

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Grace Jones graces the stage for Aids charity at Mexico City home of Eugenio López

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Fraccionar, an idiosyncratic show in Mexico City, makes a match with the sublime Casa Luis Barragán

The curator Inti Guerrero has succeeded where others have fallen short

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Tracey Emin makes her mark with marvellously monumental bronzes at White Cube

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Gavin Rossdale goes shopping at the LA Art Show

The fair gets short shrift in the art media, perhaps for its street-y nature or for its focus on spectacle and maximalism

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Linder's photomontages conjure up an analogue era at Stuart Shave

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Rachel Whiteread: Art Icon

Artist honoured as the Whitechapel Gallery's Art Icon as she returns to the East End

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Gong meditations and an intimate basement gig: the London art world sounds off in January

Performances by Laraaji and Martin Creed help boost the winter spirits

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The Outsider Art Fair: a victim of its own success?

The event does better when it casts a wide net, while sticking closer to its roots

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A standout portrait of a towering James Baldwin

A show at David Zwirner explores the writer's life, his circle and his legacy

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Jeremy Deller and Aries make English pre-history sexy as Theresa May suffers Brexit wipeout

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Turkish artist Banu Cennetoğlu bears witness in a marathon of moving images at the SculptureCenter

One work represents a kind of career retrospective for this widely respected artist and human rights activist, who appears to have been born with an archival gene

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Boychild kicks off Condo London 2019 at Carlos Ishikawa

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Art as Healer: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck’s Never Look Away

Gerhard Richter’s post-war coming of age is fictionalised on film

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Ulay makes a living photograph

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Rose McGowan's foray into art film sees her collaborate on Indecision IV