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Royal Academy of Arts

Richard Diebenkorn: The Californian Abstract Expressionist That Is Teaching the English How to Paint

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 04.14.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

Richard Diebenkorn's retrospective at the Royal Academy of Art in London shows the work of an artist who dialogues with other artists only to make it clear that his art is neither trendy nor visionary. With pigments he walks that cornice that separates presentation and representation.

Why Do the English Insist on Showing Rubens If They Dislike Him So Much?

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 03.18.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

The Royal Academy's Rubens and His Legacy raises more questions than answers and make me wonder why the English find it so difficult to understand or even tolerate him. The clearest example of this confusion comes from the exhibition's fiercest critic, The Guardian's Jonathan Jones.

Art That's 'Too Jewish'

Bernard Starr | Posted 06.16.2013 | Arts
Bernard Starr

The distortions and falsification of biblical history not only led to the persecution of countless numbers of Jews but contributed to the great divide between Judaism and Christianity, which only now is on a path of reconciliation.

10 Exhibitions You Should Know About

MutualArt | Posted 05.15.2013 | Arts

On Stellar Rays and Higher Pictures are pleased to present a joint exhibition of Rochelle Feinstein.

LOOK: Works Of Art Fit For A Queen

AP | Posted 02.13.2013 | Arts

LONDON — What do you get the woman who has everything? Britain's Royal Academy of Arts has presented Queen Elizabeth II with works by some of th...

PHOTOS: Who Stole Queen Elizabeth II's Crown?

Posted 05.23.2012 | Style

Bored with Cannes? Tired of all the "What To Expect When You're Expecting" premieres? Well have we got a good red carpet for you. Today Queen Eliz...

Famed, Controversial Installation Artist To Be Professor

Posted 12.14.2011 | Arts

Tracey Emin, the artist famous for her revealing installations including the 1999 Turner Prize- nominated "My Bed," has been appointed Professor of Dr...

Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

David Galenson | Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

London's Royal Academy of Arts claims that its Summer Exhibition is "The largest open contemporary art exhibition in the world." This year's show includes 1,200 works by more than 700 artists. Much to my surprise, I loved it.