The Week in Art
The latest news from the art world, every week
'Velvet terrorism': what is it like in Pussy Riot's Russia?
Is Qatar's Fifa World Cup a lesson in artwashing?
Climate action: what is the art world doing?
London's National Gallery revamp row: is it a sensitive makeover or like 'an airport lounge'?
How did a clergyman come to own hundreds of Edward Hopper works? We delve into the Whitney's archive controversy
'How dare YOU?': we speak to Just Stop Oil, the eco activists who threw soup over Van Gogh’s Sunflowers
Art boom as the UK busts: how the economic crisis is affecting the market
Van Dyck or copies? The curious case of the socialite, the scholar and the Old Masters
Full frontal Freud: a deep dive into the life and work of the raw, unflinching portraitist
Why is art at the heart of Italy’s far-right political party?
Do good monarchs make bad art collectors? Inside the British Royal Collection
Is art censorship on the rise? How freedom of expression is being curbed across the globe
Brazil turns 200—and its National Museum rises from the ashes
Summer of Seoul: why the South Korean capital is a new art world hub
Documenta 15: why is the show so scandalous?
Francis Bacon: why Tate returned a 1,000-piece archive
Crypto crash: what now for NFTs and the art world?
New shows reveal how Picasso was inspired by the Old Masters
The hunt for looted Cambodian objects—are they hidden in the West's museums?
Frieze Week in New York: mammoth auction sales and a shifting art fair landscape
Saving Ukraine’s heritage: an eyewitness account of relief efforts
America's racial reckoning: inside the controversial Guston show
Macron wins: what now for the French art scene?
The best of the Venice Biennale: our critics’ review
Plus, artists Francis Alÿs, Sonia Boyce, Shubigi Rao and Na Chainkua Reindorf on their national pavilion shows; and a Bellini masterpiece
Photographer Edward Burtynsky on his Ukrainian heritage and our 'predator species running amok'
'Our artists are responding to the war—they have been since 2014': the rise of documentaries in recent Ukrainian art
In an excerpt from our podcast interview, the Mexico-based Ukrainian artist and art historian Svitlana Biedarieva discusses shifts in recent Ukrainian art—and what happens now
Review: Does the Whitney Biennial really reflect the world today?
Plus, the exhibition Afro-Atlantic Histories opens in Washington and Raphael's late self-portrait at London's National Gallery