Inspiration, innovation and key developments from the art world


CR November: The Fashion Issue

Our November 2016 issue features Community Clothing founder Patrick Grant and a look inside the Design Library pattern archive, while we also talk to Uniqlo’s John C Jay and meet the co-founders of Finery London. Plus fashion on film and type


UVA create memorial wall to Alan Turing

A new permanent artwork by United Visual Artists, sited under a bridge near Paddington station in London, is a curiously moving tribute to the pioneering computer scientist Alan Turing who was born in the area.


Björk’s virtual world

As Björk Digital continues at Somerset House in London, we talk to her and two of her key collaborators about how she is exploring the creative possibilities of virtual reality

Frieze Art Fair Sculpture Park

The Frieze Art Fair highlight remains its Sculpture Park

Works by Claes Oldenburg, Eduardo Paolozzi and Lynn Chadwick rub shoulders with contemporary artists including Conrad Shawcross and Nairy Baghramian in this year’s excellent Frieze Sculpture Park, which will remain on show until January.

Rubber Stamping Stephen Fowler book

Let’s Get Rubber Stamping!

A new book by Stephen Fowler, out this week, will teach you everything you need to know to get into one of the most enduring craft trends: rubber stamping. We talk to him about what makes stamping so special.

CR Oct 16 cover image from Björk’s Family VR video created by Andrew Thomas Huang c/o STRANGELOVE.

Björk, Shelter at 50 and age-neutral design: CR October

Our October 2016 issue features an exclusive interview with Björk about her experiments with virtual reality, Shelter’s 50 years of campaigning for better housing, new thinking around age-neutral design and much more

Juno Calypso - Eternal Beauty

Seen at UNSEEN

Photography Director Gem Fletcher selects her highlights from the UNSEEN Photo Festival in Amsterdam