A specially selected listing of the most exciting residencies, commissions and competitions open to artists in the UK and beyond in October.
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Today, tapestry is enjoying a rebirth, fuelled by contemporary artists embracing its ancient techniques.
This Edinburgh art guide will direct you to world-class collections of Old Master paintings alongside innovative contemporary galleries.
A brief guide on the techniques, materials and history of Chinese traditional painting.
Did you know egg tempera is more durable than oil and with a luminosity similar to watercolour?
Should artists still seek gallery representation?
A review of Gita Joshi’s book on career advice for artists, offering tips on the foundations for success.
Vellum is one of the oldest surfaces available to artists, and is among the most technically challenging. Used by medieval monks, Albrecht Dürer, and by the UK government to record Acts of Parliament, it continues to inspire contemporary artists, many…
The Artist Support Pledge is a way for artists to help each other during these uncertain times.
Even as many governments worldwide begin to ‘reopen’ their economies after coronavirus-related shutdowns, it will be a long road to recovery. The Bank of England has predicted that the UK is facing its sharpest recession on record — in April, its economy…