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Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall; Hannah Rose Thomas at the Houses of Parliament

    Damien Hirst’s cocky show at Houghton Hall is unmissable — his new work lords it over this superb house with style

    Joan Jonas at Tate Modern and Yuko Shiraishi at Annely Juda Fine Art

      Joan Jonas’s work shines a light in the gloom of Tate Modern’s basement

      Tacita Dean, National Portrait Gallery and National Gallery

        You can’t escape Tacita Dean’s work in the capital this spring. Why?

        Picasso 1932 — Love, Fame, Tragedy at Tate Modern

          Tate Modern’s revelatory Picasso exhibition shows how his muse, Marie-Thérèse Walter, inspired him to stretch the possibilities of art

          Tracey Emin on parties, post-menopausal solitude and her return to Margate

            “Going home is one of the most humble things you can do”.

            All Too Human — Bacon, Freud and a Century of Painting Life at Tate Britain

              A confusing display of ‘boneheaded’ Tate curation dominates All Too Human. Some of the art is magnificent, though

              John Copeland and Rachel Howard at Newport Street Gallery

                Two startling painters reveal Damien Hirst’s exceptional taste — as a gallerist

                Mark Dion at Whitechapel Gallery

                  Mark Dion’s ambitious installations aim to reawaken the profound wonder of childhood

                  Journeys with The Waste Land at Turner Contemporary

                    Curated by amateurs and boosted by top-notch loans, this show is an inspired match for TS Eliot’s masterpiece poem

                    Charles I: King and Collector at the Royal Academy

                      With a wealth of Rubens, Van Dyck and Mantegna, Charles I: King and Collector is one of the best Old Master shows ever