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Number one priority: NASA will give designers $35,000 for a toilet that will work on the moon

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All in the detail

All in the detail: masterpieces up close

Continuing on from our spot the difference puzzle last month, we set you a new challenge to identify these garden-themed paintings from detailed portions of each

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Still running: Kara Walker’s fountain will go back on show at Tate Modern post-lockdown

Shirin Neshat

Exclusive: watch Shirin Neshat's film Roja here

Part of Goodman Gallery's mini festival dedicated to the US-Iranian artist, the video is available on The Art Newspaper website until 22 June

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Want to visit the staffless Alone Gallery in the Hamptons? Make sure you bring this artist-drawn guide with you

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Squaring up: artists’ cubed creations raise money for Parkinson’s research

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The Art Newspaper Live

The Art Newspaper Live: Funding Matters Registration Now Open

In our first live virtual event on 25 June, part of a new online series, we bring together institutional leaders to discuss the challenges ahead

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Climate Change

Today, a live-streamed, UN-sponsored discussion about what culture can do in the face of sea-level rise

Send in your comments, to be presented to the UN General Assembly in September

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Eight-year-old artist creates works in the style of Banksy and Basquiat to bolster coronavirus efforts

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Black Lives Matter

The Art Newspaper's statement on the Black Lives Matter movement

We will redouble our efforts to shine a light on prejudice, injustice, tokenism and hypocrisy, to call for real diversity in the workforce, including our own team of writers and staff

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Kraftwerk’s Home Computer gets a video makeover for lockdown

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Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg look to the future in Louvre Abu Dhabi sci-fi podcast

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From sunrise to sunset, you can now virtually meditate inside Ellsworth Kelly’s Texas fantasia

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Uffizi’s new TikTok account sets masterpieces to soundtracks by Adele and The Weeknd

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Take pride: Smithsonian livestreams LGBTQ+ history—and the Pet Shop Boys—in YouTube broadcast

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Top Shanghai nightclub throws post-pandemic party with video art

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coronavirus

Five European museum directors explain their reopening strategies

From capped visitor numbers to surgical gloves and temperature checks, here's how cultural institutions are getting ready to leave lockdown

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Wear art inspired by the Met Museum—take the #MetMaskChallenge

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Fancy a trip to Bowes Museum? Charming Barnard Castle caught up in Dominic Cummings lockdown saga

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A patchwork of personal messages responding to Covid-19 could be displayed across the National Mall in Washington, DC

The crowd-sourced project by Patrick Shearn and his collective Poetic Kinetics will gather thousands of messages for an aerial project

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When it comes to this Spanish psychic, Dalí is not the father

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A brush with

YouTube, Nietzsche and the Vietnam War: George Condo on his biggest cultural influences

We ask the artist about his favourite art, book and what he has been doing during lockdown

Nelson Atkins Museum of Art

These Kansas City penguins took a field trip to the Nelson-Atkins Museum—and preferred Caravaggio over Monet

“We are so happy to welcome our colleagues from the zoo,” said Julián Zugazagoitia, the director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, in a video posted by the museum.

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Courtroom artists draw from imagination as the US Supreme Court moves oral arguments online

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Of doorknobs and disinfectants: Carnegie Museum of Art considers the history of door design in the time of Covid-19

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Tate Modern

Tate Modern turns 20

To mark the London museum’s big birthday, we have searched our archive for our favourite articles on the institution, from a critic's take on the café’s cuisine to an interview with Tate’s former director Nicholas Serota ahead of the Switch House’s opening in 2016

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A-wop-bop-a-loo-bop! Artists salute rock n’roll performer Little Richard who has died, aged 87

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Game, set and match: Elmgreen & Dragset bring bittersweet sporty work to Berlin

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It's lit: Tavares Strachan delivers a mountain message of social activism amid social distancing

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Get sketching: BBC’s Life Drawing Live! programme returns under lockdown

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Spot the difference

Spot the difference: art edition

We introduced some invasive flora and fauna, and a few subtle deletions to Botticelli's Primevera to keep you entertained during lockdown

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May the Force (of Art) Be With You

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The curious, spurious tale of David Hockney’s £23m pool painting and Syrian president Bashar al-Assad

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Coronavirus celebrity appeal: Elizabeth Hurley sports a Picasso facemask in aid of the NHS

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Video games

Dodgy dealer offers famous fakes in Animal Crossing: New Horizons video game

Exhibitions

The Pushkin's From Dürer to Matisse show closed just two days after opening—here's a special guided tour

The team at Russian Art Focus were lucky enough to film the exhibition before the Covid-19 pandemic forced the Moscow museum into lockdown

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Noguchi Museum launches adult education programme to combat discrimination against Asian Americans

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Centre Pompidou launches Prisme7 video game on lockdown

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Build your own 'digital Lego' sculptures in Jupiter Artland’s Minecraft experience

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Artist Miranda July’s new film unpicks the fine art of scamming

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On the block at Sotheby’s: David Bowie’s wallpaper featuring Lucian Freud nude—and emasculated minotaurs

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Master of spin? UK health secretary delivers Covid-19 “battle plan” in front of Damien Hirst's painting

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Jist Gogh Hame—tracksuit-wearing Vincent van Gogh tells Glaswegians to just go home

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'The only things that matter in life are food and love': David Hockney’s emotional lockdown letter on French radio

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Banksy has been busy while working from home

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Grayson Perry invites the nation into his studio for Channel 4 programme (at a later date)

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Madison Square Park Conservancy asks artists to bring the outside in while New York remains under lockdown

The digital initiative #MadSqArtFromHome will feature more than 30 artists

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Keeping Up With Jeff Koons: youngest Kardashian sibling Kylie Jenner adds inflatable dolphin to art collection

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Stratospheric diamonds, rotting sharks and buying Jeff Koons: Damien Hirst answers 100 questions on Instagram

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Celebrated scams: the fraudsters who 'sold' off the Eiffel Tower—and the world's largest sculpture

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World’s oldest yarn discovered, shedding new light on Neanderthal’s crafty behaviour

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Vicar Of Dibley's cross pendant comes up for auction over Easter

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Legoland goes into lockdown: miniature figures removed from streets and mini Birmingham Art Museum

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Josef and Anni Albers’ radiant designs displayed in children’s NHS care unit

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Colour in quarantine with artists like Daniel Heidkamp, KAWS and Rashid Johnson

Artists are logging on to RxArt's Instagram to sketch and colour some of their favourite works while viewers can draw along at home

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From Vermeer to vermin: quarantined curators plan major new mouse-sized museum

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Caravan-loving collectors give prized ceramics collection to Hepworth Wakefield

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Academy Museum of Motion Pictures offers up The Matrix, Dorothy and Pedro Almodóvar

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Blake Gopnik tweets 25 fascinating takeaways from his new Andy Warhol biography

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Piasa launches charity auction to protect healthcare workers

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Artist draws to celebrate New York's restaurants—and donates his sales to save them

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Derek Jarman's cottage in Dungeness is saved after Art Fund hits £3.5m target

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MoMA and Louise Lawler launch #DrawingWithMoMA to stoke creativity in quarantine

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The final push: campaign to save Derek Jarman's cottage in Dungeness is almost over the line

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Follow Peter Blake on his armchair Instagram travels to secret locations

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A moment of zen: Rubin Museum's Tibetan Buddhist shrine room goes digital

The project is "an invitation to slow down and rediscover the nature of time"

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coronavirus

A message from...David Hockney: 'Do remember they can’t cancel the spring'

UK’s leading artist, David Hockney, sends a message of hope

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Art market

Pyjamas and cava: the diary of an Art Basel VIP in an online world

A blow-by-blow account of the Hong Kong digital viewing rooms that launched this morning

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Philip Haas's terrifying Winter sculpture at Wisley silences the children

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Leonardo DiCaprio and Laura Dern sign Sandy Powell's suit for Derek Jarman appeal

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'Unashamedly gay': Tom of Finland's bulging beefcake drawings are unveiled in London

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Letters

Letters to the editor | Did Duchamp really steal Elsa’s urinal?

Debate rages on our Letters pages over whether Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven was responsible for the famous urinal that is attributed to Duchamp