Gerhard Richter, Confrontation 2, 1988, oil on canvas, 112 x 102cm, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA
More than a pastime, tennis has served as inspiration for some of the great 20th century painters.
Continuing last week’s article on what’s being done to prevent sex trafficking into Berlin, Rory MacLean talks to outreach worker Patricia Green.
If you can’t share a photograph of Marcel Proust playing air-guitar with a tennis racket on the opening day of Wimbledon, when can you?
Jean Dubuffet, Baba Solstice, 1961, gouache, watercolor, brush, pen and ink, and pencil on paper, 55 x 67cm, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York.
In the first of two articles, Rory MacLean takes a look at what is being done to prevent women being tricked or trafficked into prostitution in Germany’s capital.
Circumnavigating the globe in a biplane, Richard Halliburton took the first aerial photograph of Mount Everest.
Francisco de Zurbarán (1598–1664), Still-life with Lemons, Oranges and Rose, 1633, oil on canvas, 107 x 60cm, Norton Simon Museum.