Artweb looks at the history of arts patronage and asks how and where it can be found today.
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The human body in art has scandalised viewers throughout history, while society continues to debate whose image should be memorialised in art, and how.
In 1971, the American art historian Linda Nochlin was asked: “Why have there been no great women artists?” In the now renowned essay of the same title, she set about answering this, deftly dismantling the cult of male genius, whilst…
As spring arrives, and governments outline their plans to bring us out of lockdown, March brings a number of exciting opportunities for artists. Here is ArtWeb’s roundup of the open calls, commissions and art prizes to apply for this month!…
We all know the works of Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst and Man Ray, but what about the women artists of surrealism? Whilst these names ring loud throughout the art historical canon, there are many others who have, until recently, fallen…
We pay homage to five lost masterpieces whose importance is reflected only in the inspiration they provided to later artists.
Commissioning works best when it’s approached as a collaboration, not a service.
Try these three art therapy exercises at home.
In this artist interview, we speak to Dublin-based painter Tag Beckett about process, positivity and manifesting your own visual universe.
From gravity-defying romance to bittersweet break-ups, matters of the heart remain as alluring as ever.
Although the UK’s galleries and exhibitions sadly remain closed as we head into February, this month does still bring a number of exciting opportunities for artists, from art prizes and commissions to international residencies. Here is ArtWeb’s round-up of the…
Selling art at artisan markets can be a great way to increase sales and visibility without the commitment of a brick-and-mortar store.
A simple guide on how to prime these simple materials, allowing you to experiment without a hefty price tag attached.
Jo has been practicing as an artist for over 35 years. In 2015, she left the capital for Herne Bay, where in October 2020 she opened her own gallery, She Rose.
Some helpful tips to consider when creating your own art series.