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Linda on the loose

Hockney’s sitters face their painted selves at Lacma

The real subject in the show, and the source of each portrait’s fascination, is the tension between self-image and outward appearance

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Jumex Museum show looks at the fall of the Utopian ideal in Latin America

Mexico City museum is becoming a private institution that actually serves the public interest

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In the frame

David Lynch brings his Festival of Disruption to Brooklyn

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Linda on the loose

In Met Breuer show, the body is often anything but beautiful

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Wolfgang Tillmans talks post-Brexit and 'the backfire effect' at London's ICA

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How Tacita Dean 'seduced' her famous subjects to capture their essence

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Joan Jonas and Ozu the poodle reign supreme at Tate Modern

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Lydia Ourahmane sends out vibrations at the Chisenhale

Patrons and friends felt the tremors of an hour-long soundscape emanating from beneath the floor

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In the frame

Jim Carrey’s political caricature sparks backlash on Twitter

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Linda on the loose

Anri Sala's newest "road movie" features unlikely friends

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The Whitney delivers with an artist double-header: Zoe Leonard and Grant Wood

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From Spring/Break's riotous energy to radical ceramics at Salon 94

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Bravado, bats and giant bugs as Marvin Gaye Chetwynd takes over Sadie Coles

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The eyes have it at Jason Brooks’s Marlborough Fine Art show

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Russian man suspends himself from a London building in the name of art—and LGBT rights

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Books, trees and live birds: Mark Dion's new exhibition at Whitechapel Gallery

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Cornelia Parker: from Westminster Hall to Cambridge’s Kettle's Yard

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Eddie Peake takes centre stage for new performance show at London’s White Cube

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Diary

Dispatch from Dhaka: five highlights from the fourth Art Summit

The gathering—dubbed the Davos of the art world—kicks off in Bangladesh

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Crystals and contemplation: Mona Hatoum celebrated as Whitechapel Gallery’s 2018 Art Icon

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Bloomberg New Contemporaries show opens in edgy new Brixton venue

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Newly refurbished Hayward lights up after dark

Brutalist museum reopens with new skylights and glass pyramids

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Rural rites at Hauser & Wirth Somerset show

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Compliments and coronets for Lisa Milroy at Parasol Unit exhibition

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Condo and London Art Fair openings bring art tribes out in force across the city

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Jeremy Deller is lost in music at the Barbican

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Sophie Jung rings in the new year with a ‘topless’ performance mixing Marxism and Mary Poppins

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Kati Heck’s paintings come to musical life at Sadie Coles

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Mary J. Blige and more Miami gossip

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami's fair-goers

Today’s horoscope for: Dealers

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Artists

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami fair-goers: day 3

Today’s horoscope is for critics

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Mark Ronson parties with royalty and more Miami gossip

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami's fair-goers

Today's horoscope is for artists

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Zardulu the Mythmaker reads the tarot for Miami fair-goers

Today's horoscope is for collectors

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Art Basel in Miami Beach

Party with a dinosaur and more Miami gossip

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The Rachel Report

Showing Christian charity

Some art is Made to Be Destroyed

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Chicago’s bawdy night in Brooklyn

Feminists take that stage for the Sackler Center First Award at the Brooklyn Museum

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Brooklyn Museum’s rush to celebrate Rodin

“The Brooklyn Museum is hustling to become the greatest, new, 200-year-old discovery on the planet,” said the museum’s director Anne Pasternak

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It’s a family affair for McArthur Binion

The Chicago-based painter is one of 11 children, born and raised in Macon, Mississippi, at a rural address known simply as Route One, Box Two

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Jeremy Deller and Studio Voltaire throw a European party for Remainers

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Kehinde Wiley talks politics, painting and portraying Michael Jackson as he unveils new works in London

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Celebration and self-deprecation at Apollo Awards

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Tate’s Art Now supporters circle launched with venom and elixir

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Gilbert & George’s Fuckosophy fest at London's White Cube

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Your correspondent goes Inside Pussy Riot—and gets a wake up call

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Bruce McLean interviews himself as he launches his autobiography

He asked himself "ten difficult questions"

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Jarvis Cocker lights up the Hamlyn Awards with a Powerpoint

Pulp front man was the MC for the awards ceremony

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Rainbow Aphorisms bring sunshine—and wisdom—to south London

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Ashley just wants to have fun

The Bali-based artist Ashley Bickerton has his first US survey at the Flag Art Foundation

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Smells like Marina spirit

Abramovic’s show in 2020 at London’s Royal Academy of Arts will mark the first time a woman has been the subject of a retrospective at the prestigious institution

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Getting high with JFK

Teenagers in California’s Coachella Valley have found a creative way of “engaging” with the art on view at Desert X

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Taking the alphabet by the horns

Rarely is an instrumental concert as visually exciting as it is aurally, but that was the case at the Darmstadt Ensemble’s quirky recent performance

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Icelandic songs and ancestral sausages mark end of Peter Liversidge’s Southwark show

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Sex, violence and technology at the Freelands Foundation salon

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Let there be light: London artists take on encroaching property developers

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Frieze 2017

Frieze diary: Alex Katz's kicks, tales of the Unexpected, plus more London gossip

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Artistic solutions in abundance at the Art Licks Weekend

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Nitsch plays the other kind of organ

The 79-year-old Viennese Actionist Hermann Nitsch is legendary for his decades-long exploration of religious rituals and violence

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Never mind the bollocks

The British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood may have helped bring punk into the mainstream, but lately she’s been busier making the mainstream look punk

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Storage wars in the Lower East Side

The conceptual artist Aaron Flint Jamison caused a stir last month when he decided that for his solo exhibition at Miguel Abreu Gallery he would show only works in the gallery’s storage

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El Hanani, quickest on the draw in SoHo

For nearly half a century, Jacob El Hanani has been composing obsessively detailed drawings using a Rapidograph pen, typically employed by architects

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In the frame

Maria Callas dazzles in Paris

Divas never go out of fashion

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Street artist Banksy up in arms about arms

The event Art the Arms featured other artist-activists such as the Guerrilla Girls and Peter Kennard

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Draw your own conclusions

Fill in the blanks of art crimes solved and unsolved with two new adult colouring books

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A Syrian in space

The astronaut Muhammed Faris was hailed a national hero in 1987 after accompanying a Soviet crew on a trip to the Mir space station

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Ofili adds restaurant design to his CV

To celebrate its 50th birthday this year, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago has given itself a gift as part of a building redesign: a new restaurant

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Sprüth Magers London reopening and Gary Hume show reunites YBA clan

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Jenny Holzer occupies Blenheim with memories of war and a flying dragon

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Herald St gallery opens its new West End space with crossed fingers

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Vadim Zakharov gives Stephen Fry’s history of classical music a lease of Russian life at the Whitechapel

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Tom Phillips celebrates his 80th birthday with a ‘chance opera’

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Much admiration—and the art of noise—as Tate and Rachel Whiteread kick-off the new art season

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Andy and Peter Holden’s nesting instincts make for an extraordinary installation in south London

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London exhibitions part 2: black rights on both sides of the Atlantic and Middle Eastern spaceship diners

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London exhibitions part 1: female Surrealists reclaim the body, a peek into Matisse’s studio and an exploration of the artist-sitter dynamic

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Boundary blurring, bacchanals and rude food at David Roberts Art Foundation’s last hurrah in Camden

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Voices from the past talk to our present in Putti’s Pudding at Studio Voltaire

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Roll up, roll up to Britain’s first interfaith charity shop on Selfridges’ third floor

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Sequins, Spandex and sculpture and MoMA

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A Service of Lament and Thanksgiving in the shadow of Grenfell Tower

Family, friends and fellow artists filled St Mary’s Church in London’s North Kensington to commemorate and celebrate the young artist Khadija Saye

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The sun sets on twenty years of art clan gatherings at the Hydra Workshops

There are many outstanding events in the art world but few as eagerly anticipated as the annual gathering on the Greek island of Hydra hosted by Pauline Karpidas

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Tears, laughter, thunder and lightning to celebrate Jenni Lomax’s 26 years at Camden Arts Centre

Your correspondent rounded off the speeches at the packed party to celebrate Jenni Lomax, who is stepping down as the director of Camden Arts Centre

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Emma Hart keeps all lines of communication open at unveiling of her Max Mara show

The winner of the 2015-17 Max Mara Women’s art prize has unveiled Mamma Mia!, a spectacular installation that fills the Whitechapel’s number two gallery

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Parry and thrust and pregnant pauses at unveiling of Frieze Sculpture

The exhibition now runs from 5 July until the closing of the art fair on 8 October

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Serpentine Summer Party goes with a swing and a chill

New CEO Yana Peel partnered up with Chanel

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Mark Leckey offers a cathartic shout-out at Cubitt gallery

For his new show Leckey lead a mass rendition of a sound piece that forms a key element of his new installation

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Conrad Shawcross channels Brexit in his St Pancras International sculpture

The official take is that sculpture is “a celebration of mechanics and engineering”