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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.

Something for the Weekend: The Lightbox

Located in Woking, The Lightbox is 20 minutes by train for Waterloo Station and features The Ingram Collection's current show "Dreams and Nightmares"

Peter Blake at 80!

Iconic British Pop Artist Peter Blake turns 80 today.

Creative Gifts for Father's Day

Struggling for gift ideas? Our artists provide some inspiration with their creative suggestions.

Video Pick: Kelvin Okafor - Timeless

Images showing the process Kelvin goes through to produce one of his artworks

New Collection: God Save The Queen!

We celebrate the diamond jubilee with a brand new collection

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events for the Jubilee weekend!

Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee in style this weekend.

Ai Weiwei's Serpentine Pavilion opens Friday

Serpentine Gallery's 2012 commission set to open this weekend.

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

It's that time of the week again. Check out our pick of upcoming events including Hayden Kays new exhibition at Cob Gallery and The Affordable Art Fair in Bristol.

Feather Your Nest: New collection of bird inspired pictures

Explore a new collection of works inspired by the colours and forms of birdlife.

Catlin Art Prize 2012: Preview

The winner of the Catlin Art Prize is to be announced on Wednesday, we talk to the curator Justin Hammond.