Art

Early Visual Communication

Introducing the 6000-Year-Old Buon Frescoes from Teleilat Ghassul, Jordan

Explainer: why the rock art of Murujuga deserves World Heritage status

Australia is relatively unique because here there are still cultural connections between rock art and the people who created it

Luxury fashion brands are making a splash in the art world

With their undeniable star power, names like these have the ability to make art cool again

Graffiti is an eye-catching way to create lively spaces in cities

The US, UK and Australia have adopted aggressive – and expensive – strategies to try and eradicate graffiti

How kitsch consumed the world

The tastes of the nouveau riches in Russia, China, the Middle East, and the US excel in a kind of conspicuous vulgarity

Remembering Roy Gold, Who was Not Excessively Interested in Books

I felt a giddying thrill at the very idea: the consummate delinquency, the shameless delight taken in such an articulate and extended act of vandalism.