‘O the Roast Beef of England’,  also called the Gate of Calais, by William Hogarth. Photograph:   Imagno/Getty Images

When Britain’s foreign secretary Liz Truss hosted European Commission vice-president Maros Sefcovic on Thursday evening at Chevening House, her grace (...)

Array Collective: have won one of the world’s best-known prizes for the visual arts, celebrating artistic talent in UK. Photograph: Alessia Cargnelli/PA Wire

Array Collective, a group of Belfast-based artists whose work is a response to issues affecting Northern Ireland, has been named the winner of the Tur(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson delivers his Unleashing Britain’s Potential speech  at the Old Royal Naval College. He alluded to the James Thornhill  ceiling artwork. Photograph: Jason Alden

In his speech in Greenwich on Monday outlining Britain’s approach to the next stage of negotiations with the European Union, Boris Johnson made much o(...)

Turner prize winner Charlotte Prodger: ‘I wouldn’t be in this room without public funding.’ Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Charlotte Prodger, a Glasgow-based artist who makes films using her iPhone, has won this year’s Turner Prize, British art’s biggest accolade. Prodger (...)