The export of a painting by John Everett Millais has been halted to allow a UK buyer to raise £9.5m to keep it in the UK on public display.
Elizabeth Dellert, exhibition services manager at Frieze Masters since 2015, is the new UK director of the Affordable Art Fair.
The advertising and media entrepreneur Stevie Spring has been appointed chair of the British Council by Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, it was announced today. She succeeds Christopher Rodrigues.
The latest imaging technology has revealed details of previous attempts before Leonardo finalised his composition of one of the National Gallery’s most popular paintings, The Virgin of the Rocks.
The BBC is committing airtime across all its media to literature for a year, with partnerships with libraries and reading groups across the country.
Ballot on industrial action at Museum of London too
A call for a London slavery museum by the Fabian Society has been supported by London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan.
The director of National Museums Scotland, Gordon Rintoul, is to stand down after 18 transforming years in the job.
Huntingdon’s Cromwell Museum is to get a £160,000 revamp.
Artists accuse managers of ‘running venue down’