Talking about ‘The Radical Eye’ Elton John’s unrivalled modernist photography collection on view at Tate Modern and ‘A World View: John Latham’ Time at Serpentine Gallery, both ending Sunday, 21 May 2017.
Broadcast: Sunday 14 May 2017 on BBC Radio London, with Nikki Bedi
Is this art?
It is the centenary of Duchamp’s The Fountain, the already-made, or “ready-made”, urinal, which launched the 20th century’s controversial obsession with conceptual art.
Art critic Estelle Lovatt and art historian Glynn Thompson discuss the story behind the piece and whether or not it should be considered a work of art.
(Image: The Fountain. Credit: Getty Images)
Broadcast: Sat 8 Apr 2017 on BBC Radio 4
Finland is to produce the “world’s first” homoerotic stamps, celebrating one of the country’s most famous artists – Tom of Finland.
Via: BBC News