The Master of Sorrow: Lorenzo Lotto Portraits at the National Gallery

Lorenzo Lotto might not be the most famous Italian Renaissance artist in the world, but a new show at the National Gallery in London, which examines his portrait works, is helping re-establish his name.

November 18, 2018 | ArtsPainting


George Condo at Cycladic Museum of Cycladic Art

“There are characters that live within your mind and I want to bring them to light.

October 11, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Candid meets the artist Vladinsky

Vladinsky is a one of the most exciting artists to emerge from Eastern Europe’s vibrant and rapidly evolving contemporary art scene.

August 23, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Turner Contemporary; Animals and Us

Nature and art are a beautiful mix, a sublime experience; this has been said for many years by many different poets, artists and philosophers alike, so there will always be something special about Turner Contemporary’s location, designed by David Chipperfield in 2011 overlooking the North Sea and offering a moment for serene contemplation.

July 10, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Mayfair’s newest gallery: Unit London

Mayfair in London’s West End used to be an enclave of the conservative arts, home to auction houses, old master dealerships and the Royal Academy.

July 5, 2018 | ArtsPainting


David Milne: Modern Painting at Dulwich Picture Gallery

In 1903, David Milne (1882-1953) arrived in New York as a twenty-one-year-old pursuing a career in commercial illustration.

April 1, 2018 | ArtsPainting


An interview with the painter Oliver Maughan

Oliver Maughan is a local London artist aspiring to the skill set and dedication of the 19th century’s Boston school painters.

February 24, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Charles I: King and Collector at the Royal Academy

In 1625, Peter Paul Rubens described Charles I as ‘the greatest amateur of painting among the princes of the world.

February 11, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Jules de Balincourt: They Cast Long Shadows at Victoria Miro

“You know that place between sleep and awake, that place where you still remember dreaming?” (- J.

January 25, 2018 | ArtsPainting


Modigliani at Tate Modern

The artist Amedeo Modigliani was born in 1884 in Tuscany, Italy, but spent most of his working life living in France.

December 29, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Rose Wylie: Quack Quack at Serpentine Galleries, London

Making it as an artist seems like a young person’s game, built only for bright-eyed and bushy-tailed graduates.

December 15, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Cézanne Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery

Throughout his life, Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) painted portraits of himself as well as his family, friends, acquaintances, and local people in his vicinity at Aix-en-Provence.

December 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Tove Jansson (1914-2001) at the Dulwich Picture Gallery

Best known for her creation of the Moomins, Tove Jansson is one of the most highly regarded and recognisable illustrators of the twentieth century.

November 13, 2017 | ArtsPainting


An Interview with Gregory Siff, the LA Based Contemporary Artist and Painter

Gregory Siff is a contemporary artist and painter who lives and works in Los Angeles.

November 5, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites at the National Gallery

When Dutch master Jan van Eyck’s modest picture of a wealthy couple clad in velvet and furs appeared on the walls of the National Gallery in 1842, no one could have guessed the shock waves that would follow.

October 14, 2017 | ArtsPainting


David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life at Cà Pesaro, International Gallery of Modern Art, Venice

It has already been five years since David Hockney’s gigantic and sensational retrospective at London’s Royal Academy of Arts, entitled; “David Hockney: A Bigger Picture”, which cemented the artist as one of the prominent figures of contemporary British painting.

October 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Lina Iris Viktor at Amar Gallery, London

Islington’s Amar Gallery and its summer exhibition (FORM:FLOW) was a bright affair; a merging of natural minerals and luminosity.

September 25, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Lee Lozano – Extraordinarily Intense at Reina Sofia, Madrid

“Gradually but determinedly avoid being present at official or public ‘uptown’ functions or gatherings related to the ‘art world’ in order to pursue investigations of total personal and public revolution.

August 29, 2017 | ArtsPainting


An Interview with the Artist Euan Roberts

Euan Roberts is a London based artist whose figurative paintings and illustrations have been recently causing on a stir on the capital’s art scene.

August 25, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Matisse in the Studio at the Royal Academy of Arts

In art there are a few golden ticket artists that never let a gallery down.

August 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting


Lawrence Alma Tadema at Leighton House

Leighton House is a grand redbrick late-Victorian dwelling tucked down a leafy road in Holland Park, West London.

July 16, 2017 | ArtsPainting