David Hockney painting sale breaks record for living artist
The figure surpasses the $58.4m amassed by US artist Jeff Koons in 2013
Artist spends £561,000 on a Banksy so he can destroy it
'This is a blow for street art. It shouldn’t be bought and sold'
Banksy explains why and how he destroyed £1m artwork
‘The urge to destroy is also a creative urge,’ says Bristol-based artist
Banksy artwork 'doubles in value' after being shredded
The artwork self-destructed moments after it was sold to an anonymous phone bidder for £1m
How Jack Kerouac left a legacy of rarely seen 'beat paintings'
Just as Kerouac’s work featured real people from his life and adventures turned into fictional pastiches, so did his art
Ian Hislop I Object: An eclectic collection of objects about objecting
His exhibition of around 100 pieces makes the point that he and the modern band of satirists are far from the first to make mischief
Mark Wallinger, review: Cerebral japery fails to stimulate
The Turner Prize-winning artist's new show, 'The Human Figure in Space', features a homage (of sorts) to Eadweard Muybridge
Can a stately home be where the art is?
From Jeff Koons at Versailles to Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall, artists have muscled in on some seriously imposing architectural spaces. But how does the work fare?