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Viral inauguration meme brings together Marina Abramovic and Bernie Sanders—plus those mittens

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Shattered glass: women artists celebrate historic inauguration of US Vice President Kamala Harris

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Awash with art—Cristina Iglesias fills island lighthouse with bronze geological formations

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Future Fossil: the concrete cast of a suburban house that will sprout into a glorious garden

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The Met invites you to play a game, and then ‘borrow’ a work of art

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Patti Smith lights up London's Piccadilly Circus with birthday wishes for Greta Thunberg

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Visit Mañanaland today: Pedro Reyes's utopian vision plays out through an AR scavenger hunt

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Activist art steps in when words are not enough

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Galleries start to clean up their environmental act with new climate coalition

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The Great Disruptors: two museum shows look back at 1970s New York

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Artist couple Gary Hume and Georgie Hopton stage first joint exhibitions

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The vagina dialogue: Linder's sensory Kettle's Yard show channels the house's mistress Helen Ede

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Valie Export and crowning babies bring mixed messages of motherhood to Mayfair

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Grayson Perry collaborations and pansexual pageants: James Birch reflects on a fabulous life

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Moveable feasts and brisk bidding at Whitechapel's Art Icon gala

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Purrs and paw-prints: Vivian Suter and Athanasios Argianas join forces with four-legged friends at Camden Arts Centre

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Tim Marlow finally receives a big shiny medal as he waves goodbye to Royal Academy

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'Welcome to the shitshow': Jeremy Deller's new film delves into the dark underbelly of Brexit

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Jennifer Binnie and Andrew Logan unite once more for collaborative London show

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Inflatable Trump and a singing Sophie Jung: Matt's Gallery turns 40

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Monolith mania continues as another obelisk pops up—this time in Salisbury, UK

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LeRoy Neiman's knockout sketches of Rocky on show at legendary Brooklyn gym

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Damien Hirst in his own words—artist presents walk-through tour of his early works on Instagram

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As Jupiter and Saturn kiss, slow down this Winter Solstice with Serpentine Galleries’ stress-busting sound work

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Mary, Joseph.... and Darth Vader? Vatican's sci-fi-esque nativity scene raises eyebrows

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Shining a light in 2020—Nathan Coley’s new text sculpture illuminates Liverpool

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Portraits of local heroes go on show at London's Kings Cross

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Abso-lot-ely fabulous: Joanna Lumley tries out her auctioneering skills at Christie’s

Star sold seven illustrations in aid of Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity

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Jeremy Deller marks World Human Rights Day with UK-wide poster campaign

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The artist Pedro Reyes offers a peek at a future where threats such as health crises, climate disasters, social division and nuclear destruction are far behind us

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Freelands awards MK Gallery and Ingrid Pollard £100,000—and releases annual report highlighting art world's glaring gender discrepancies

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Grizedale launches campaign to turn historic Lake District pub into rural arts centre

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V&A acquires Harry Styles’s TikTok-trending multicoloured patchwork cardigan

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Southbank Centre's outdoor lights show offers glittering festive cheer—but scant comfort to its redundant workers

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Phyllida Barlow hosts virtual pyjama party for Contemporary Art Society's fundraising dinner

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Mark Titchner's 'carnivalesque' posters deliver optimistic rallying cry to locked down London

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Francis Bacon's legacy continued by new unconventional publishing company

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While its gallery is closed, Pangolin is offering works by artists including Lynn Chadwick to UK clients to take home until January

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Woof! Jeff Koons’s Puppy at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao gets its own flowery face mask

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Wear the art—charity t-shirt pieces by Wolfgang Tillmans, Linder and Sunil Gupta go on sale for £30

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Séances and spiritual awakenings abound in travelling exhibition exploring the 'artist as medium'

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'Boris u r a poo!': nation's children submit letters to prime minister for exhibition at London's Foundling Museum

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge launch public art exhibition showing portraits of a nation in lockdown

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'Gorgeous, repellent, savagely erotic': Polly Morgan slithers into our subconscious at London's Bomb Factory

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Just an illusion? Trickster Derren Brown paints David Attenborough

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Frieze Week treats from Sarabande's new gallery space to Damien Hirst's sweet Saatchi memories

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Fiona Banner's 1.5 tonne sculpture protesting industrial fishing removed by UK government

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Idris Khan designs Vivaldi-inspired facemasks to support Black and POC curators

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Delayed Royal Academy Summer Exhibition delivers powerful diversity statement and an Okwui Enwezor tribute

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Down the rabbit hole—V&A brings Alice in Wonderland to life in virtual reality sneak preview

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Cattelan’s notorious banana finds a home at the Guggenheim

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Cartoon constellations and deserted deserts: hop on board Andy Holden's ghost train ride

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The Art Car Boot Fair goes online—with virtual studio visits and a surprise mother-daughter double act

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Grimes on Bruegel—arty celebrities discuss their favourite works for Google Arts & Culture

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Horniman Museum in London unveils nitrogen-absorbing sculpture for bees

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Don’t be square—buy a cubed creation by Rana Begum or Frank Bowling in Parkinson’s charity sale

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The art of the steal? Trump swipes $750,000 worth of art from the US Embassy in France—but none of it is the real deal

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Artist David Remfry paw-trays Susan Sarandon and Alan Cumming with their pooches

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Lights, camera, action: films exploring how Bauhaus went stateside and the dominance of Duchamp headline the TAN Russia Film Festival

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Anxiety gives way to enlightenment as museums spring back to life

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Don't call us, we'll call you: ex-Vodafone chief creates 'Faustian Odyssey'

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Hip hop hammer time—Biggie's crown goes on the block at Sotheby’s auction

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Susan B. Anthony Museum turns down presidential pardon

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Life is Short, Dump Them—navigating 21st-century feminism with artist Florence Given

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Queer, Black, out of this world: Toyin Ojih Odutola's drawings flip power structures in Barbican show

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DIY art: South Korean boyband BTS contribute to 'do it (around the world)' online exhibition

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Cancelled artist or Karen call-out? TikTok video shows disgruntled woman smashing a Romero Britto sculpture

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Choco Pies for peace: artist Mina Cheon and Asia Society Triennial invite the public to share a virtual treat

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From pixelated to post-colonial: iconic 1980s Oregon Trail video game gets an Indigenous reboot

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Four new £1,000 awards launched for experimental UK artists

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Artist to create giant collaborative work from discarded NHS rainbows

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Impostor anxiety, epic disco in gay clubs and 'clashing clothes'—Tate director Maria Balshaw opens up on Desert Island Discs

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Norman Rockwell Museum teams up with leading cartoon artists to offer some much needed comedic relief

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Youthful Oscar Wilde’s witty Q&A goes under the hammer at Sotheby’s

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Gerry's Pompeii under threat once again

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Subversive summery images raise the temperature at new London outdoor gallery

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Take home a work by Ruth Asawa for 55 cents—and help the US Postal Service

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Vibrant new portraits at Charles Dickens museum present the celebrated author in glorious technicolour

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New works by Thomas J. Price and Larry Achiampong on The Line extend the debate on public sculpture

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Niru Ratnam opens a new West End gallery

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From John Lennon and Nicole Kidman images to Grayson Perry’s handbag: Christie's auction benefits cancer charity

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Have we entered the era of Cuomoceptualism? New York governor unveils surreal Covid-19 poster

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Vogue’s extraordinary key worker cover stars feature in Phillips’ charity sale

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Christo’s London Mastaba sculpture floats again—on your mobile phone

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‘A love letter to Black Britain’—NPG portrait of White Teeth author Zadie Smith is Brent bound

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Wuhan clang: the sounds of the Chinese city ring out over London’s River Thames

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Number one priority: NASA will give designers $35,000 for a toilet that will work on the moon

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Michael Craig-Martin covers Oxford Street shop front in colourful fruit and veg

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Pride and joy: Andrew Logan makes a rainbow heart for MindOut while Queer Frontiers fundraiser goes online

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Come hell or high water: performances on the Thames shore welcome the summer solstice

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Still running: Kara Walker’s fountain will go back on show at Tate Modern post-lockdown

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Want to visit the staffless Alone Gallery in the Hamptons? Make sure you bring this artist-drawn guide with you

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Squaring up: artists’ cubed creations raise money for Parkinson’s research

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Eight-year-old artist creates works in the style of Banksy and Basquiat to bolster coronavirus efforts

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Now you see them, now you don’t: artist takes down sign paintings for the NHS

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Kraftwerk’s Home Computer gets a video makeover for lockdown

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Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg look to the future in Louvre Abu Dhabi sci-fi podcast

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From sunrise to sunset, you can now virtually meditate inside Ellsworth Kelly’s Texas fantasia

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Uffizi’s new TikTok account sets masterpieces to soundtracks by Adele and The Weeknd

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Take pride: Smithsonian livestreams LGBTQ+ history—and the Pet Shop Boys—in YouTube broadcast

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Top Shanghai nightclub throws post-pandemic party with video art

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Will it be OK? Mexican artist spray paints giant message on gilded building in southeast England

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New studio visit platform gives artists creative ways to open up their inner sanctums—and get paid for it

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Wear art inspired by the Met Museum—take the #MetMaskChallenge

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Fancy a trip to Bowes Museum? Charming Barnard Castle caught up in Dominic Cummings lockdown saga

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A patchwork of personal messages responding to Covid-19 could be displayed across the National Mall in Washington, DC

The crowd-sourced project by Patrick Shearn and his collective Poetic Kinetics will gather thousands of messages for an aerial project

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