Picasso

Picasso was a much better sculptor than a painter

5 November 2015 16:21

If you’re anywhere near New York soon, don’t miss the exhibition of Picasso’s sculptures at the Museum of Modern Art.…

The importance of drawing

13 October 2015 17:44

Watch a child draw. See how she scrawls with abandon, jabs the felt tip at the paper, colours an eye…

So what if Lou Reed was a monster?

13 October 2015 12:05

Another week, another famous dead person having his grave danced on with gay abandon. This time it’s the late, great…

What you could buy for the price of a $179million Picasso

13 May 2015 15:00

This article was first published on Apollo magazine’s blog Picasso’s Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’) was the star lot at Christie’s ‘Looking…

Morally, can we justify giving Luis Suárez a Player of the Year award?

26 April 2014 9:35

One of football’s many beauties is in encouraging us to forsake unfortunate strictures of accepted behaviour; as long as it’s…

The Picasso muse who became an artist

14 March 2014 13:00

With her long blonde hair tied in a ponytail, Sylvette David is familiar from many of Picasso’s paintings. She met…

Hollywood and oligarchs descend on Art Basel

14 June 2013 10:30

The art world has descended on the almost attractive city of Basel in Switzerland this week, for the annual art…