Jonathan Jones on art

Design Are There Really Only 7 Types of Beauty?

The Cooper Hewitt design museum in New York has taxonomised the indefinable: beauty

Advertising Why British Museums Need to Start Charging Entrance Fees

Entrance fees in Britain's museums would create a supplement to public funding and would make visitors value these institutions and their art more than they do now

Home Are Daleks Pop Art Masterpieces?

Raymond Cusick-designed villian, featured in Doctor Who, is both artistically confusing and intriguing.

Retail Why Picasso Is Making A Comeback

This week, a painting by the artist was sold at Sotheby's for £28.5 million while a new work debuted at the British Museum.

Should Contemporary Art Be Displayed Alongside Ancient Masters?

Does New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art have the most effective museum model? Or should global institutions continue to segregate their collections.

Syndicated Tracy Emin Reimagines London's Tube Map As Tree Branches

Her interesting design, featuring just five stations, will be available in June for tourists coming to London for the Olympics.

Work Does Modern Art Eschew Beauty?

Did artists like Picasso and Matisse intend to create 'ugly' work, or when the press titled them so, did the ugly begin to triumph over the beautiful?