Woman at Her Toilette, 1875-80, Art Institute of Chicago

There is nothing new about creative women being slighted by male-dominated institutions. But in recent decades, there developed a tendency to exaggera(...)

Stephen Hawking: Along with Hawking’s wheelchair, the auction will include a script from his ‘Simpsons’ guest appearance, and a thumbprint-signed copy of ‘A Brief History of Time’. Photograph: Andrew Parsons/PA

Stephen Hawking’s motorised wheelchair is to be sold by Christie’s over the Halloween period as part of a week-long online auction. Twenty-two lots r(...)

Wallpaper* magazine, a design classic; furniture designer Joseph Walsh who will speak at a Dublin design conference  in November and whose work will be on display in Dublin

Edmund de Waal to give keynote at Irish design event Author and ceramic artist Edmund de Waal and furniture designer Joseph Walsh will be the headl(...)