The annual announcement of the Archibald Prize is one of Sydney’s great spectacles. This year's winning portrait depicts one of Australia's leading artists, Lindy Lee.
Perhaps as a reflection of the current state of national affairs, this year's Archibald Prize exhibition is a politician-free zone.
Violence against LGBTQ people in Brazil is at an all-time high, but artists refuse to be intimidated.
Engineer, artist, mathematician, thinker: Leonardo da Vinci was all these and more.
A lot has been said about Leonardo and music, much of it speculation. But what do we know for sure?
Prada and Louis Vuitton are just two major brand names to make a big play in the art world. But if you are looking for innovation you may be disappointed.
As Leonardo da Vinci found centuries ago, scholars of art, design, engineering and science can work together for mutual benefit.
Leonardo's obsession with water flowed through his technical work, his art and his scientific ideas.
Leonardo's professional life reveals his genius for creating technologies of destruction.
Leonardo's interest in the human form and replicating human bodily movement foreshadow ideas present in modern robotics.
Those in charge of urban spaces would like the public to believe that town and city environments have a predetermined function: participatory art challenges this view.
Banksy's legal team has won an action to stop unauthorised products featuring his work alongside an Italian museum exhibition.
The US president as avant-garde provocateur.
A new piece of performance art features a lookalike Ivanka Trump vacuuming crumbs. Not only is it a cutting commentary on labor and gender, but it also highlights the complicity of the viewer.
A London exhibition of the French post-impressionist painter is an opportunity to examine what it is that fascinates us about art itself.
A human rights researcher documents the stories of Central American migrants leaving behind endemic poverty and high homicide rates. In limbo in Mexico, many use art therapy to express their anxiety.
A recent and powerful exhibit by New York artist Mickalene Thomas at the Art Gallery of Ontario has opened the door for some deep discussions about Black Canadian women and visual representation.
Unsolicited artwork by the world famous artist can cause big problems for private building owners.
Smee insists that the rich and intense visions of artists such as Cézanne or Chekhov are increasingly lost to us.
Researchers have found a way to reduce light damage to artworks by up to 47% by optimising LEDs to prevent light from being absorbed by the artwork.