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The art of restoration: Artemisia Gentileschi, Rembrandt, Van Eyck and a new gallery trend

    Live conservation is suddenly the hottest thing in the art world — and we have Artemisia Gentileschi to thank for that

    Landseer’s The Monarch of the Glen and Rachel Maclean: The Lion and the Unicorn, National Gallery

      The heroic Monarch of the Glen makes Landseer’s grim and compromised career look all the more noble at the National

      Cast Courts, V&A, London

        From Trajan’s Column to Michelangelo’s David, the V&A’s reopened Cast Courts house thrilling full-size replicas of the world’s artistic wonders

        Thomas Gainsborough, National Portrait Gallery

          Gainsborough was mesmerised by his daughters, and so are we

          Fernand Léger, Tate Liverpool

            Tate Liverpool’s Fernand Léger show reveals a jovial French provincial with fluctuating styles and a taste for bulky girls

            Andy Warhol — From A to B and Back Again, Whitney Museum, New York

              Think you know Warhol? Think again. The first American retrospective in 30 years reveals a depth to the artist beyond the soup cans and screen prints, says Waldemar Januszczak

              Klimt and Schiele, Royal Academy

                They were both miserabilists, but one of them also excelled at rage

                Jamie Reid, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

                  Jamie Reid designed Sex Pistols covers. A new show reveals he’s still a rebel — at 71

                  Lorenzo Lotto, National Gallery; William Dobson, Tate Britain

                    The National brings us a portrait show of rare humour and delight: this Renaissance man was a wandering star

                    Ribera: Art of Violence, Dulwich Picture Gallery

                      From flayings to slayings, Jusepe de Ribera’s brutal baroque pictures are thrillingly gory