Up to 106 people aimed to create the largest spray-paint mural by multiple artists in a tunnel in Waterloo, south east London.Read the full story ›
An art gallery in Walthamstow will be the first in the UK to run an exhibition originally commissioned for the Venice Biennale. Jeremy Deller's show 'English Magic' starts tomorrow at the William Morris Gallery and runs until March.
One of the greatest Impressionist paintings is due to be auctioned at Sotheby's in February, the auction house revealed today.
Camille Pissarro’s, Boulevard Montmartre, matinée de printemps of 1897 was originally owned by Max Silberberg, a Jewish industrialist based in Breslau whose legendary artwork could see a huge £7 million to £10 million at auction.
The painting will now be sold in London on 5th February 2014 to benefit people and causes close to his son's wife Gerta's heart.
A unique exhibition showcasing the works of one London's greatest artists opens today in Greenwich.
The 'Turner and the Sea' exhibition opens at the National Maritime Museum, displaying works from JMW Turner on one of his favourite subjects - the ocean.
Art experts think they have uncovered one of the first ever portraits of a pet guinea pig.
A 16th century oil painting showing the animal being cradled between three children will go on show at a new exhibition later this year.
The portrait, believed to have been painted around 1580 by an unknown artist, shows three young children holding the animal which had recently been introduced into Europe from South America by Spanish merchants.
It will form part of an exhibition, called Elizabeth I And Her People, which opens at the National Portrait Gallery in central London in October.
The Royal College of Art will host the first-ever solo show of the late music star, RCA alumnus and painter, Ian Dury from tomorrow.Read the full story ›
London clay, thought to be fifty million years old, has been turned into a piece of 21st century art.
Bird Nest, created by east London sculptor Frank Harris, was made using material dug up during the building of the new Crossrail tunnels.
The piece is exhibiting at the Slade Shows 2013 this week at the University College London.
The unveiling of the unique artwork comes as Crossrail launches its Artist in Residence programme, providing artists the opportunity to use Europe's largest construction project and its workers as their muses to inspire creative art.
Historic buildings in King's Cross have been used as a giant canvas for a temporary art installation.
The piece by Swiss artist Felice Varini, which is over 500 metres long, will be unveiled later.
The Royal College of Art in Battersea has unveiled its latest 'secret' art sale.
Watch the video to find out what the secret is, and how you can get your hands on some postcard-sized original artworks.
Find out more about RCA Secret here
Acclaimed street artist Stik, whose iconic stick people pieces are part of the Victorian and Albert Museum print collection has collaborated on a self funded project to turn Big Issue vendors into art dealers.