Podcast episode 32: David Chipperfield on the new Royal Academy
The Academy’s £56m project opens, with subtle additions and revamps by the British architect. Chipperfield talks about the subtleties of architecture, the RA’s chief executive Charles Saumarez Smith discusses funding and the quirks of the institution and we review the buildings and its displays with Jane Morris.
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The International Center of Photography is hosting a show of 250 works—including a recent rediscovery
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Five of the 15 artists in Viva Arte Viva who are deceased but, Macel says, deserving of more recognition
What's driving the growing interest in African art?
As exhibitions abound and a game-changing new museum gets ready to open in South Africa, the market looks set to follow
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British artist John Akomfrah wins £40,000 Artes Mundi Prize
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