10 Things to Know about Marc Chagall

Watching his beloved city of Vitebsk crumble under the anti-semitic pogroms, Chagall’s whimsical works longingly depict the peasant lifestyle of his home. Although he was a central figure in modernist art, Chagall’s paintings repeatedly paid tribute to tradition and the past. Artsper brings you ten facts about the man behind the flying cows and dancing fiddlers. Continue reading 10 Things to Know about Marc Chagall

Meeting Richard Heeps

Burnt Etruscan reds, seductive saturated blues and bucolic ocean scenes, British artist, Richard Heeps’ cinematic portrayals of America prove the magic of unedited, lens-based photography. Heeps’ camera is not only his passport to explore, but a ticket to inner sanctums; reminding us that photography does more than merely document. Even amongst the cacophony of selfies and Instagram posts, Heeps’ works manage to inspire, seduce and transport us to unseen corners of the United States. Continue reading Meeting Richard Heeps

Art Basel

Our 10 Favourite Artists at Art Basel

Art Basel is one of the most prestigious art fairs in the world, and every year it celebrates artists from the international art world. Collectors, gallerists, cultural institutions and art aficionados, attend the event to discover both emerging and established artists in modern and contemporary art. However, if you can’t get over to Basel from the 13th to the 16th June 2019, fear not, as we’ve brought you our 10 favourite artists exhibiting at Art Basel 2019. Continue reading Our 10 Favourite Artists at Art Basel

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10 African Artists You Absolutely Must Know

Since the early 1990s, Africa has witnessed a period of creative flourishing, as more and more international galleries open their doors to African-only exhibitions worldwide. As the continent blooms the art scene does too, and its artistic pollen is being deposited in art markets and institutions across the globe. Artsper takes you on a virtual journey through this magical continent to discover 10 African artists you absolutely must know. Continue reading 10 African Artists You Absolutely Must Know