Matthew Collings

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Exhibitions

Not illustrious: Matthew Collings on Spanish Masters at the Hermitage Amsterdam

Museums officials have failed to bring anything new to the work on display

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Art

Matthew Collings on his heady days with David Bowie

The superstar art lover backed the British critic's first forays into book publishing

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Art market

Quantity now wins out over quality

The constant demand by dealers for new work to feed the market has led even the most promising artists to overproduce

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Exhibitions

Interactive art: 'dumb stunts' have gone too far

Why art should not become a fairground attraction

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Review

Jeff Koons on TV: 13 thoughts from the sofa

Matthew Collings reviews BBC profile of US artist

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Exhibitions

Not so simple as something for everyone: Matthew Collings on the Royal Academy’s summer exhibition

The show encapsulates the twisted diversity of contemporary art

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Exhibitions

Don’t look hard: Matthew Collings on Francis Bacon and the Masters

Bacon’s work has relationships with the Masters of art history, but the likenesses are often fugitive

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Artist interview

Asking Jules Olitski “What’s it like to be forgotten?”: the great colourist and the whims of fate

Clement Greenberg said he was “the greatest painter” alive; then in the 70s the world stopped talking about Jules Olitski