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Local gallery, international collection
Ellie Walker puts the focus on New Walk Museum & Art Gallery's collection.
Artwork in focus: Peaches in a Basket
James Scott reminisces about the first time he encountered Peaches in a Basket by Allan Gwynne-Jones.
Artist in focus: Alfred Munnings
Lisa Moravec takes an in-depth look at Alfred Munnings and his love of horses.
Exhibition in focus: Bedlam: the asylum and beyond
Andrea Marechal-Watson gives her thoughts on the Wellcome Collection's 'Bedlam: the Asylum and Beyond' exhibition.
The first art exhibition for dogs
Concepción Cortés Zulueta investigates how Dieter Roth and Richard Hamilton created the first art exhibition for dogs.
Ten black British artists to celebrate
To tie in with the BBC's 'black and British' season we've put together a list of our favourite black and British artists.
Exhibition in focus: Christmas Open
Why you should visit The Pier Arts Centre in Stromness, Orkney this winter.
Artwork in focus: Head in the clouds: Constable and the sky
Find out how Constable was an early user of meteorology on Hampstead Heath.
Artist in focus: William Blake
Florence Bell investigates Blake's poetry and painting.
Artist in focus: Barbara Hepworth
Kate Devine takes a closer look at the artist.
Artwork in focus: A Miracle of Saint Zenobius
Julia Biggs on how Domenico Veneziano carefully painted A Miracle of Saint Zenobius.
Exhibition in focus: Slow to respond
Artist Louise Giovanelli responds to the collection at Touchstones Rochdale Art Gallery for her next exhibition.
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Odd couple: How Joseph Beuys and Richard Demarco helped change British art
Joseph Beuys foresaw a world where everyone can be an artist. Thirty years since his death, has his prophecy come to pass?
Building on success: Tate Modern takes to the wing
William Cook takes a tour of Tate Modern's new extension, Switch House.
Disobedient, marvellous and degenerate: Surreal Encounters in Edinburgh
How friendship, obsession, and conservation helped shape this unique exhibition.
York Art Gallery: Renewing art in an ancient city
A Victorian gem re-opened and re-energised after an £8-million refit.
Arnolfini, Bristol: Art at the heart of regeneration
A regional art venue with big ambitions.
V&A Museum, London: Collecting the world under one roof
Eclectic and challenging, works at the V&A have inspired generations of artists – a feat that has made it a cornerstone of British cultural life.
Bargain hunter: Tim Sayer reveals the secrets of amassing an awesome art collection
A huge collection of artwork from some of Britain's biggest names – all on a modest budget – now on show at the Hepworth Wakefield.
Building blocks: How Sean Scully conquered China
Sean Scully on art, China, his former student Ai Weiwei, and a troubled childhood.
Botticelli Reimagined: Mish-mash or master mix?
What did the V&A do when Botticelli's most famous creation was not available for an exhibition of his work?
Face of Britain: Portraits that capture a changing nation
In collaboration with National Portrait Gallery.
What did King Henry VIII really want from a wife?
So, as king of England and one of Europe’s most eligible royals, what did he want in a wife, and, more specifically, a queen?
How did women battle into Parliament?
How does art help us remember World War One?
In partnership with Imperial War Museums.
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On now 19 September 2011 - 31 December 2016
David Tremlett Drawing for Free Thinking
On now 1 December 2011 - 31 December 2016
Reformation to Revolution
National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Portrait Gallery
On now 21 July 2014 - 20 December 2018
Warwickshire at War
Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Museum
On now 1 August 2014 - 1 November 2018
Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
National Maritime Museum
On now 2 August 2014 - 21 December 2018
For King and Country
On now 1 November 2014 - 1 March 2017
Gomersal and the Great War
Red House Museum
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