Art on the menu

From Picasso to Banksy, artists have long decorated restaurants – but to what purpose?

Fibre optics

Tapestry, cloth, wool: it’s everywhere. Fabric-based art is not just a female medium

Pushing boundaries

Corporate art collecting has come a long way since the days of maritime prints and family portraits, writes Dalya Alberge

All the fun of the fairs

Satellite events showcasing an impressive range of art pieces, from Warhols to works by independent printmakers, cater to all tastes and budgets