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The latest art industry news

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.

Rise Art's pick of upcoming events

Tracey Emin's Hayward Show comes to an end and the art world wakes up from its summer slumber. Check out Rise Art's pick of the events you shouldn't miss.

The Great Escape

Because there is more to life than art (really), our contributor extraordinaire Jo Chard keeps looking for exciting -even if slightly bizarre- ways to enrich your mind and relax your body. This week: outdoor cinemas. Check it out!

New Submissions - Jochen Klein

LCC Graduate Jochen Klein who recently joined Rise Art takes stunning photographs of landscapes constructed out of everyday objects.

Blog of the Moment: Is it Art?

Rise Art's Blog of the Moment is back! For this post we look at an ingeniously witty and highly amusing blog which takes a poke at famous artists including Jeff Koons.

Dead Famous...

Our contributor Jo Chard is back with a fantastic guide of England's best cemeteries. Those you should definitely pay a visit because of their stunning Gothic beauty and their famous artistic 'residents'. Find out which ones they are!

New Submissions - Marcus Bastel

Get to know the work of Photographer Marcus Bastel who joined Rise Art recently.

The Gift of the Gab: Kenny Schachter

Meet Kenny Schachter: fabulous dealer, collector, artist and Rise Art curator. Expect stories involving Vito Acconci, Zaha Hadid or Michael Jackson to name but a few. You are warned!

New Submissions – Sarah Thomas

Discover the work of Sarah Thomas, who joined Rise Art recently. Scupture, collage and drawing all serve as medium for her unique artistic vision.

New Submissions - James Song

The Taiwanese artist use of raw, ordinary materials directly on the canvas forms the starting point of his work.

Rise Art @ ArtSmart July 1 & 2

Rise Art participates at ArtSmart in London - Register here for our free portfolio review sessions throughout the two day event!