Drawing Board

Masters and apprentices

Contemporary art rules the market at the 58th Venice Biennale

The plant cure

Botany isn’t about the whimsical world of flower fairies, but clever, entrepreneurial plants that learn to deceive, or which can survive in habitats where no one wants them

Adam Dant: A wry eye on the city

Adam Dant's detailed drawings poke fun at cosmopolitan life

Roger Wagner: Master of timeless modernism

"Roger Wagner would be a remarkable artist in any age. His work is informed by the great tradition of Western art, yet there is nothing old-fashioned about it"

John Ruskin: The power of seeing

The most eminent victorian of them all


The Royal Academy’s exhibition of Klimt and Schiele drawings from the Albertina is erotic, manic and morbid

Edward Burne-Jones

A dream of Camelot: the ethereal genius of Edward Burne-Jones

Roderic O’Conor and the moderns

The first exhibition for thirty years on Roderic O'Conor, Ireland's post-impressionist

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"