Recent Articles

All you need to know about Mickalene Thomas
Our new book is the first comprehensive monograph dedicated to an artist already leaving her mark on art history
Published: Thursday, 17 June 2021
All you need to know about The Ultimate Art Museum
Reignite your children’s love of museums with this beautiful, accessible, interactive museum-in-a-book
Published: Thursday, 10 June 2021
All you need to know about Bird: Exploring the Winged World
Our new book dedicated to avian imagery will delight anyone who's ever gazed in awe at our feathered friends
Published: Wednesday, 9 June 2021
All you need to know about African Artists From 1882 to Now
Get an entire continent of carefully curated art, between the beautifully designed covers of one book
Published: Friday, 4 June 2021
Get to know our new art & photography books for fall 2021
Incredible fashion photography, winning sports shots, the latest contemporary art and a deep dive into our oceans. Find out more about our new list, and how you can buy limited edition signed copies
Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021
JR opens the ground beneath the Eiffel Tower
The French artist and Phaidon author has created yet another incredible trompe l’oeil in his home city
Published: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Introducing our new books for fall 2021!
Phaidon’s fall titles cover everything from men's fashion to African art, interior design to beautiful birds. Find out more about our new list, and how you can buy very limited edition signed copies
Published: Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Adam Pendleton and David Adjaye talk about the freedom and abstraction in their work
The artist and architect discuss politics and mark-making in a new video interview
Published: Thursday, 20 May 2021
KAWS is now offering balloon rides!
Sign up for a trip in the KAWS:HOLIDAY hot air balloon and you’ll get a certificate, a uniform and a collectable from this brilliantly unconventional contemporary artist
Published: Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Jonas Wood breaks auction record at Christie's
The Contemporary Series Artist's Two Tables with Floral Pattern broke its $2 million estimate when it sold for $6.5million at this week's 21st Century Evening Sale
Published: Friday, 14 May 2021
Catherine Opie is set to light up LA’s billboards
The artist joins The Propeller Group and Pipilotti Rist in a new fine-art initiative for Los Angeles

Published: Thursday, 13 May 2021
When KAWS sent his COMPANION into space
Our new book, KAWS: WHAT PARTY, looks at the boundary-defying relationship between the artist and his best-known creation
Published: Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Here’s how you can view KAWS’s new NYC installation
The Frieze piece can’t be seen with the naked eye so you’ll need a fine art app for this augmented reality work
Published: Thursday, 6 May 2021


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