Jo Lawson-Tancred

Adam Dant: A wry eye on the city

Adam Dant's detailed drawings poke fun at cosmopolitan life

Glorious food

The characters in Dickens's novels have voracious appetites — but how did Dickens dine?

Decade of Passion

This year's Passion for Freedom exhibition asks: “What is freedom? How do you preserve it? How do you celebrate it?"

Better late . . .

What’s the best way to avoid embarrassment when turning up to a party prematurely? Tissot addressed the problem in his painting "Too Early"

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"