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From Michelangelo and Bill Viola to Lucian Freud and Antony Gormley, the Royal Academy stages some of the biggest names in art in 2019
Previous years of the Tate Britain Commission have seen squash costumes and neon lighting – what will Mike Nelson do?
From up-cycling to geometric tiles, your guide to the top interior design trends of 2019
Book now for a new play by Mark Ravenhill: The Cane explores the consequences of control and the legacy of violence
54 years after the Disney classic, Mary Poppins Returns offers a fresh story which celebrates the old and welcomes in the new
From the finale that’s been 10 years in the making to the bright young writers causing a buzz, these are the nine books we are most excited about in 2019
Female filmmakers are paving the way for an exciting year in the entertainment industry. From biopics to blockbusters, women are taking the reigns in the new year
From Cuarón's homecoming to von Trier's trip to hell – here are the biggest films to catch this weekend
There was drama round every corner in 2018: movies, plays and music changed the game – here's the playlist to celebrate
The sculptor best known for The Angel of the North stages his most significant solo exhibition for over a decade at the Royal Academy London
As part of the Spring 2019 programme, the National Portrait Gallery London stages a major exhibition of work by British photographer Martin Parr
Look out for these debut novelists and rising stars of the literary world in the coming months
Spruced up for the 21st century, Sir Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake is now installed at Sadler’s Wells where its dysfunctional court and feral male swans are wowing new audiences
She was left in the shadow of Shakespeare and Marlowe, but now Emilia Bassano is finally the protagonist of her own story
On Netflix this weekend, Alfonso Cuarón returns home with his new film Roma, a stunning and emotional story of his hometown
Disney adds a Cruella de Vil biopic to its line-up of live-action remakes, with Emma Stone set to star
In February 2019 a solo exhibition of Phyllida Barlow sculptures lands at the Royal Academy London
Spain's Master of Light set to dazzle at National Gallery in spring 2019
There's another chance to see Michelle Obama talk in London. The former First Lady comes to the O2 Arena to discuss her memoir: Becoming
From Dolly Parton tributes to Walt Disney's history, there's plenty to uncover and rediscover in the CW roundup: the best films on Netflix right now
Jennifer Aniston injects the evil stepmother character with believable emotion in Dumplin', Netflix's charming and country-loving movie
The sweetest, silliest panto in town gets an all-female update as a trio of comics attempt to play 40 different parts
Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Laura Morera talks to Culture Whisper, as she prepares to debut in the complex Chekhovian role of Masha in Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s Winter Dreams
Previous shows have included Benedict Cumberbatch, Jude Law, Gillian Anderson, Toby Jones and Sophie Dahl. Now London's star-studded letter-reading event returns
The Design Museum explores the stories that monuments tell through David Adjaye's work
From Clerkenwell Design Week to Frieze London, your ultimate guide to the best London design events in 2019
Explore the city's most exclusive doorways and secret spaces for one weekend only with Open House London 2019
Get your skates on: the new Television Centre ice rink is the latest place to glide in London
Europe’s biggest annual architecture festival returns to London in June 2019
Strap blades onto the bottom of your feet and glide across the hardest surface on earth this winter with our guide to the best ice skating in London
Awarded annually to an artist born, living or working in Britain, the Turner Prize reflects the best of British Art today
The films of 2018 were bold and brilliant. Fiction is slowly starting to better reflect the mirrors we face – here's the very best films of the year