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Turner Prize 2017, Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

    This year’s Turner prize show is less a humdinger, more a preachy moan. But one artist rises above it all. The winner is…

    Pride and Persecution: Jan Steen’s Old Testament Scenes, Barber Institute of Fine Arts

      A new Jan Steen show puts the Dutch artist’s Old Testament work centre stage — for fascinating reasons

      The miracle of Da Vinci: turning a £45 oddity into a £341m old master

        The record price paid last week for an atypical work by the Renaissance painter tells us more about hype than value in art

        Modigliani at Tate Modern: the naked truth

          Waldemar Januszczak lays bare the capricious impressionist as his work comes to Tate Modern

          Red Star over Russia and Ilya and Emilia Kabakov at Tate Modern

            Tate Modern explores Russian posters and installation art — and in both shows there’s something missing

            Living with Gods at the British Museum

              A display of sacred objects is inspiringly curated by Neil MacGregor

              Cézanne Portraits, National Portrait Gallery

                A wealth of brilliant Cézannes highlights some sadly scrappy scholarship from the National Portrait Gallery

                Chaïm Soutine at the Courtauld

                  Soutine’s life may have been squalid, but it didn’t stop him producing some of the most marvellous portraits of his age, says Waldemar Januszczak

                  Poor Art/Arte Povera at the Estorick Collection

                    Italian grit and Brit wit mark a transformative 50 years of arte povera

                    Thomas Ruff at the Whitechapel Gallery

                      His London show is a bold step into the photographic unknown