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Fed by a network of expert curators and versed insiders, expect only the best analysis, comments and exclusive features worthy of your time and attention. Whether you’re looking for upcoming virtual exhibitions to enjoy at home or the inside scoop on photographers of the future, find fresh-off-the-press industry updates here.

Art updates you won’t want to miss

Among our top news stories of 2021 so far, you can learn about contemporary LGBTQ+ artists embracing diversity and celebrating queerness through their art. Alternatively, you can stay up to date with international showcases with reports such as our exhibitions to kick-off a new decade.

Can Art Change the World? Art, Activism and the Environment

We are proud to support WWF’s fight against the climate crisis in their latest campaign, Art For Your World. On October 20th, we will release 3 exclusive limited edition prints from internationally renowned artists Chila Kumari Singh Burman, Heather Phillipson and Bob and Roberta Smith in Support of WWF. In line with the launch, our curator Phin Jennings discusses how we as art world participants can look to our own actions to join a wider conversation about climate change.

9 Artists Confronting Climate Change

Discover artists involved in environmental movements and how they are responding to the climate crisis.

Curated Collection: New In Photography

Discover our curator's latest selection of photographs.

Curated Collection: Artists' Favourites

Discover the works our artists have their eyes on.

The Curator's Wishlist: She Curates' Top Picks on Rise Art

She Curates founder Mollie E Barnes takes us through five of her favourite pieces on the platform.

Surrealist Artists to Know About

We’ve put together a guide to the surrealist movement and highlighted contemporary Surrealist artists finding beauty in the unconventional and meaning in the unexpected.

Curated Collection: Reminiscent of David Hockney

To celebrate The Arrival of Spring, Normandy, David Hockney's latest exhibition which is currently on at the Royal Academy of Arts, we've put together a collection of works that remind us of the British artist's distinctive style.

Curated Collection: Works on Paper

The Works on Paper collection features drawings, prints and paintings, all made with or on paper. Ranging from small-scale still life pieces, to vast mixed-media collages, the collection showcases work from some of the newest artists on the platform, as well as our more established artists.

Is it Fan Art?

A look into the history of fan art, its ties with pop art, and its legacy; spanning from the paintings of Andy Warhol, to the celebrity portraits found in the National Portrait Gallery.

The Best Art Podcasts to be Listening to Right Now

Discover great art podcasts from our recommendation and keep up to date on the latest hot topics in the artworld.