Francis Bacon and Rothko lead way as auction records tumble

One-Minute Read Thu 15 Nov, AT 12:02

Sotheby's New York takes record $375m in a day as 'Teflon-coated' art market proves its resilience again

Tributes for Robert Hughes, the 'world's most famous art critic'

First Reaction Tue 7 Aug, AT 11:04

Shock of the New brought Hughes a mass audience, but he felt like piano player in a whorehouse

Lucian Freud self portrait black eye

Revealed: how Lucian Freud got hit by a cabbie

News Wed 20 Jan, AT 09:08

Self-Portrait with a Black Eye goes on sale 32 years after fight with London taxi driver