UK museums and galleries fear Covid poses existential threat | Culture

British museums and galleries are suffering with strained resources and dwindling visitor numbers caused by the…

Virginia Woolf statue fundraiser flooded with donations after Wollstonecraft controversy | Books

After the controversial unveiling of a naked statue honouring Mary Wollstonecraft this week, plans to erect…

The Guardian view on live art: irreplaceable energy | Editorial | Opinion

The late summer and early autumn saw a modest reopening of the UK’s cultural venues. The…

Culture to cheer you up during the second lockdown: part one | Culture

Music Khruangbin – Mordechai Because sometimes what you need during lockdown is to be transported somewhere…

Barbara Hepworth’s time in London marked with blue plaque | Art and design

It was a place where a young Barbara Hepworth lived for less than a year but…

David Hockney painting valued at £27m goes on show ahead of auction | Art and design

A David Hockney painting valued at £27m ($35m) and described as “the most significant landscape by…

From dance parties to book fests: the best online culture this autumn | Travel

Music Barbican: From Our Hall to Your HomeFrom rising London jazz star Nubya Garcia performing her…

Choirs and comedians among recipients of £76m Covid arts aid | Culture

Comedy clubs, circuses, choirs and theatres across England are in line to receive a share of…

Tracey Emin steals a kiss and Damien Hirst resurrects the dead – the week in art | Art and design

Exhibition of the week Damien Hirst: End of a CenturyThis is a hugely entertaining and memorable…

Michelle Wolf to Melania’s roses: the arts and pop culture that sum up the Trump era | Culture

Architecture Travesty in the Rose Garden Since he’s a former real-estate tycoon, it seems fitting that…