Tracey Emin has welcomed the decision to award the Turner Prize to all shortlisted artists as a collective, saying: “It could never have happened in my day.”
The four winners of this year’s Turner Prize used the glamorous awards ceremony to hit out at “an era of the Conservatives’ hostile environment”.
Pop stars and actors have rallied behind Jeremy Corbyn’s bid for Number 10, calling him the “last stand” for England.
Curious shoppers browsing Brighton’s winding lanes have been peering in the windows of a tiny pop-up store, eager to catch a glimpse of the strange scene taking shape inside.
Sir Tim Rice played the piano on an interactive installation at the UK’s largest light festival and declared it “a nice place to play”.
The National Galleries of Scotland has severed Portrait Award funding ties with BP over the “climate emergency”.
A British artist is opening an upscale delicatessen with a twist – each of the 30,000 items for sale is made of felt.
Dexter Fletcher has said British arts will endure despite Brexit.
Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle has said he owes “a great deal” to Edinburgh as he brought his latest picture to the city’s annual celebration of film.
Electronic music duo Underworld are returning to the Manchester International Festival to showcase “unheard” stories of the homeless.
Tayari Jones’ novel An American Marriage has won the Women’s Prize For Fiction.
Actress Joanna Lumley has hailed the transformation of the house which inspired Peter Pan author JM Barrie as proof that “dreams really can come true”.
Edinburgh’s festivals have “not been used properly” and have been turned into a “moneymaking machine”, a leading figure in the arts world has claimed.
A celebration of the work of female film-makers and a special appearance by Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle are among the highlights of this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF).
A partnership between four leading venues will bring 948 shows to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this year.
A special pre-release screening of Toy Story 4 has been announced by the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF).
A portrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie is going on display to the public for the first time since it was painted almost 300 years ago.
The UK arts industry is now “an essential part of the British economy”, a culture boss has said.
Joan Bakewell has said she senses great anxiety in the artistic community over the uncertainty of Brexit.
Carlos Acosta has said he was on a “path of delinquency” in Cuba before he became a professional dancer.
The UK’s largest cast bronze sculpture is being unveiled after two years in the making.
The number of people attending Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) hit a new high this year, according to organisers.
An ancient statue uncovered in a margarine tub is among the treasures revealed to the world by the British public.
A filmmaker whose tear-jerking Christmas film has been viewed millions of times on social media says it is an “advert for humanity”.
Curators have found a “sensationally beautiful” oil painting by Thomas Gainsborough after placing a notice in Country Life magazine.
A Harvard professor has won the £30,000 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction for his account of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster.
The mourning outfit worn by Queen Victoria after her grandson died with Russian flu, “changing the course of history”, will be displayed for the first time.
A political shortlist has been announced for a prestigious poetry prize, including works on Donald Trump’s America, Grenfell Tower and the migrant crisis.
The full selection of beaches taking part in Danny Boyle’s Armistice “thank you” have been revealed.
Couture gowns worn by Princess Margaret, Hollywood star Jennifer Lawrence and ballerina Margot Fonteyn will be among the star items at the V&A’s Christian Dior exhibition.